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White Mike: Last Night a DJ Saved My Life

This week, theProjects resident White Mike is featured in Christina Li’s interview series on SF Station. Read as Mike expounds on sex parties, sex playlists and sex with celebrities. Full interview here.

Tonight: The Juan Maclean

Tonight, Mezzanine hosts a tribute to the recently passed Gerhardt “Jerry” Fuchs, drummer for numerous bands including !!!, Turing Machine, Maserati and Holy Ghost. The Juan Maclean, another of Fuchs’s bands, will be headlining with support from Paralells and DJs Eug and J. Montag. For those not familiar with Fuchs, the New York Times did […]

SFPD Criminalize the Art of DJing

Jennifer Maerz has a good article in the SF Weekly today regarding the San Francisco Police Department’s campaign of laptop and sound equipment seizure at parties and events thrown by its citizens. I unfortunately learned firsthand of this unspoken policy when my equipment was seized from a private Halloween party at a SOMA loft. Read […]

Thursday: Neon Indian

This week brings us the San Francisco debut of indie blog darling, Neon Indian. The current project of Alan Palomo (formerly of VEGA and Ghosthustler), Neon Indian effuses a dreamy synth-driven sound that lies somewhere between the dancey bedroom beats of Junior Boys and the introspective electropop of The Postal Service (or their latest rip-off […]

Saturday: Buraka Som Sistema
Saturday: Buraka Som Sistema

This Saturday (11/14) marks the return of everyone’s favorite Portuguese electronic act, Buraka Som Sistema. I missed their last appearance as I believe I was inducing Marina folk to “Just Dance” that night, but I heard that the performance was incredible. If you’ve never heard Kuduro… or if you have, or if you’re from the […]

Bay Bridge Breaks

…due to crack fix

Hamsters, Hipsters and more at Cinema by the Bay
Hamsters, Hipsters and more at Cinema by the Bay

If you’re a Bay Area baby, a devout San Franciscan, or just into film, be sure to check out Cinema by the Bay, starting next Friday, October 22nd. Cinema by the Bay is a four day festival devoted to all things San Francisco. The festival focuses on “…passion, innovation and diversity of Bay Area filmmaking…” […]

“The Drums Inside Your Chest” @ SF Doc Film Fest
“The Drums Inside Your Chest” @ SF Doc Film Fest

Tomorrow night marks the first night of the heralded San Francisco Documentary Film Festival at the Roxie Theater in the Mission. A collection of opening films will be screened, including The Drums Inside Your Chest, the new visionary work of director Stephen Latty. The Drums Inside Your Chest is a performance poetry concert film offering […]

!Bass Grenade!
!Bass Grenade!

If you havent already heard it, be sure to check out theProjects resident DJ Nisus’s new mix, Bass Grenade. If you like bass, electro, dance, minimal, thrasher and robot zoo animals, then you will freak over this mix. Bass Grenade (episode 4) is Nisus’ set from San Francisco’s LovEvolution, which took place last Saturday, October […]

The LovE Keeps Coming…

If you haven’t had an overload of LovEvolution media yet, here’s some more love to stuff down your facehole. We’ve got the sickest LovEvolution photos yet by theProjects resident photographer Low AL. They are few, but they are hott: You can also check out this interview with Andy from Groove Armada, post 50ft scissor lift […]

Solid Gold LovE!
Solid Gold LovE!

This year, the Solid Gold Jacuzzi was arguably the biggest, baddest, goldest float at Civic Center. With a scissor lift raising the DJ booth 30ft in the air, towering over City Hall, there’s now doubt it was the most memorable. The Gold JaCREWzzi met up early Sat AM to be sprayed, painted, stenciled, glittered and […]

Hey DJ! White Mike Represents SF
DJ white mike interview in SF Weekly's blog All Shook DOwn

In case you missed it, theProjects resident White Mike has a new interview out in SF Weekly’s blog, All Shook Down. Mike discusses his musical taste, worst request ever and his brand spanking new mix, Dance Dance Dance. If you haven’t heard it yet, check it out here WhiteMike Dance Mix . Be sure to […]

2nd Annual Barback Olympics
2nd Annual Barback Olympics

Tomorrow, Wednesday September 23, theProjects will be joining Flavor Group at Fernet-Branca’s 2nd Annual Barback Olympics at Ruby Skye. Local San Francisco Barbacks, or ‘Gladiators’, will compete to the death in grueling competitions, including Beer Restocking * Gladiators race to determine who can best bring beer bottles to bare. Keg Changing * Combatants carry kegs […]

Bring On the Gold!
Bring On the Gold!

Solid Gold Jacuzzi Presents Goldplay! It’s been a busy week in preparation for the 2009 LovEvolution (previously LoveFest.) Solid Gold Jacuzzi is ramping up for an amazing float full of epic music and epic surprises. In addition to the gold madness at Civic Center, Solid Gold Jacuzzi is also teaming up with Om Records for […]

Nisus: Last Night a DJ Saved My Life
Nisus: Last Night a DJ Saved My Life

For the second local feature this month, theProjects and Blasthaus resident DJ Nisus has been featured in SF Station’s Last Night a DJ Saved My Life. In the interview, Nisus elaborates on topics such as the meaning behind the name Nisus, the development of his sound, and his local inspirations. Check out the article on  […]

Disco Vs Dubstep: Music Moving Forward

After more than a year of electronic music confusion, with electro going out, controllerism coming in and big room bass taking over, Hacksaw Entertainment has taken the first step toward the next big movement. Finally, electronic music in San Francisco has found a groove amidst the choas of genre confusion, dying blogs, and the sub-optimal […]

New Artist Showcase: Son Le
New Artist Showcase: Son Le

theProjects is pleased to present photographer Son Le’s Summer Show. The gallery show will take place Saturday, August 22 at 360 Space (5th and Folsom) at 5:00PM. Son’s pieces will be displayed on hand-built gallery walls, specifically designed to complement Sons’ unique photographic style of all natural lighting, spacious compositions and diptychs. Stop by the […]

Nisus Featured on SF Weekly’s AllShookDown

In light of his recent triumphant return to San Francisco after a 1300 mile ride through Europe (CD’s in tow and DJing along the way) theProjects resident DJ Nisus has been featured in the SF Weekly blog AllShookDown. Nisus discusses his cross-continental DJing adventure, SF’s unnecceasry crackdown on parties, as well as his ultimate club […]

Solid Gold Jacuzzi Party @ Supperclub Goes Off!

If you were at the Solid Gold Party, a fundraiser for the 2009 Lovefest float, you witnessed the choas and calamity that ensued. With an incredible DJ lineup featuring Cocheze, Nisus, Sleazemore, Rchrd Oh!?, Shane King, Morale, Eric Sharp, and LA’s Heist DJ’s, the jams were booming all night. San Franpsycho came out and did […]

dance.repeat Video with Nadastrom!

theProjects have just completed the video flier for Hacksaw Entertainments’ new monthly party dance.repeat. This month, Nadastrom will make their SF debut at the Paradise Lounge with a two-turntable set, along with Sleazemore, and theProjects residents Lazer Sword and DJ Nisus. Saturday, April 3 @ the Paradise Lounge. Video by miss carmen Tickets at www.hacksawent.com.

Solid Gold Jacuzzi at Lovefest 2008!

This year, theProjects partnered with Flavor Group to build the largest, most epic float this city has seen! Voted 2007′s Best Lovefest Float, our Solid Gold Jacuzzi Float was decked from head to toe in all things gold. Our 40′ flatbead held theProjects’ own 30′ wall of Turbo Sound speakers! We also managed to pack […]

We are theProjects
We are theProjects

Our creative services are the core of our business. Getting people together is one part, the other is what they do when they get there. Why did these people come to this event? Why are you at this site? Because there is something to be shared and that something is information. At theProjects, crafting experiences […]