Blackball Universe strives to create “New Age Motown” in Downtown Oakland

Zennie Abraham / Zennie62
Zennie Abraham / Zennie62

By Max Levenson

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Xavier Dphrepaulezz can’t sit still. He strums a cherry-red Telecaster guitar. He pounds on a drum, leaning over it and crooning. He poses dramatically for a photo in a doorway, walking and talking, barking orders down the hall at two young men in his cluttered recording studio. He’s frenetic and irrepressible, always producing, always creating. Thirteen years ago Xavier, now in his mid-forties, founded Blackball Universe. Originally a record label,… …read more

Source: Oakland North Blog News

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Zennie Abraham
Zennie Abraham | Zennie Abraham or "Zennie62" is the founder of Zennie62Media which consists of zennie62blog.com and a multimedia blog news aggregator and video network, and 78-blog network, with social media and content development services and consulting. Zennie is a pioneer video blogger, YouTube Partner, social media practitioner, game developer, and pundit. Note: news aggregator content does not reflect the personal views of Mr. Abraham.

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