Dre Dog

  • Music

    March 6, 2013
  • Blogs

    December 9, 2011

    Watch: Andre Nicktatina Would Like You to Please 'Call the Dealer,' and Soon

    ​ "I feel 2012," says Bay Area rapper Andre Nickatina, " will be a big dope year. Not necessarily for me, but for people doing and selling dope. This video is a dedication to that." Um, okay. Well maybe you can help us make sense of this slightly weird new clip from Nickatina (formerly known ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 27, 2011

    Fight Night: San Francisco's Amateur Boxing Championships

    Joseph Schell​Sporting crowds make lots of different noises: Cheers, boos -- in Europe they sing. But, every once in a while, a crowd makes that most distinctive of sounds -- the collective reaction of people who've witnessed something that impressed them but they wish they hadn't seen. The "OHHHH ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 22, 2010

    Costumed Roller Disco, Bay Area Hip-Hop Debaser, Shannon & the Clams, Grow Up and More

    ShockGDance to tracks by Digital Underground and more this Saturday at Debaser​Boo-hoo. It's chilly and raining. But don't cry, everything you want to do this weekend is indoors anyway. So go enjoy all the cheap shows, exhibits, and parties you can pack in. Here's our list of 10 things to do for l ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 11, 2009

    Andre Nickatina DNA Show Announced

    www.AndreNickatina.comStill Smoking: Andre Nickatina In what's being billed as his "only SF performance this year," indie-rap pimplord Andre Nickatina has announced a July 10 date at DNA Lounge. Nickatina--once known as Dre Dog--has carved out a unique niche with his atypical approach toward oft- ... More >>

  • News

    October 17, 2007

    Mobbin' Thru the Industry

    How SMC Recordings built an indie rap empire

  • Music

    December 3, 2003

    Money, Power, Day Care

    Andre Nickatina raps about being one of the Fillmore's hardest MCs, so what's he doing driving a Toyota?

  • Music

    January 21, 1998

    Stakes Is High

    Bay Area hip-hop artists and the art of the hustle

  • News

    April 5, 1995

    What's Killing Hip Hop?

    From the Western Addition to the East Bay, police and wary club owners have all but banished hip hop. Have the cops overreacted? Are the clubs at fault? Or have a few well-armed fans hijacked the positive vibe of the hip-hop nation?

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