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Bringing raggamuffin flavor to Non Stop Bhangra- Mista Chatman chats to the beat of the Dhol!!

September 18, 2010

Ever since I made my first appearance at San Francisco’s Non Stop Bhangra nite in 2007, I have returned regularly to perform longside the NSB collective on the nite and in special events such as: Stern Grove music festival, Green festival, Best of the Bay 09, and more. And this summer, we took things up […]

Going back to Cali: SF gets re-introduced to the “Chatman”

March 10, 2009

Nearly 6 years ago, I relocated from the California bay area to the pacific northwest. At the time when I left, I felt that I had reached a limit as to where I could go musically and personally in that area. So who knew that 6yrs later I would get re-introduced to the area and […]

Vintage Collage- the “Boogie & Bop” ep

January 10, 2008

During my guest performing on the Sofa Surfers “Encounters” tour throughout Europe in 2002, I carried this ep as solo merch to sell on the tour. Didn’t really sell that many and even had to leave a bunch of them at a friend’s apt. in Vienna. But yesterday, I pulled it out and starting vibing […]

Triple Ave inna Emerald City

May 5, 2007

Okay, I’m still about a week behind on the blogging here, but bear with me- cool? Anyways, just wanted to put up a mention about my bay area hip hop family: Triple Ave- who just rocked Seattle last weekend. I’ve been friends with the group for about 10 years when they were under their previous […]