Welcome to the official home of Soundwaves Xmas 2017, the 28th annual event celebrating Bay Area music and culture, as well as noteworthy nonprofits changing the world one neighborhood at a time!
Hosted by Soundwaves regulars Dennis Willis (Soundwaves 10@10), Steven Kirk (Soundwaves FM), with longtime SW hosts Joe McCaffrey and Moira Szasz.
Joining the team this year is popular radio personality Chasta (107.7 The Bone). She appears with the team on the set, and also in a segment shot at Five Little Monkeys, in support of the San Francisco Firefighters Toy Program.
Bay Area music legend Michael Franti appears with his wife Sara Agah Franti to discus their music-based nonprofit Do It For The Love.
Radio veterans Renee and Irish Greg host one of the performance stages at the Longboard Margarita Bar in Pacifica.
Also appearing from the Bay Area media scene: ABC newscaster Dan Ashley, Nikki Medoro (KGO), Mike “No Name” Nelson (KFOG), Peter Finch (The Finch Files), Baby Huey (The Bone) the gang from the new Creature Features program, and Bay Area legend John Stanley.
Midnight Sinfini appear in a 360 VR sequence, and discuss their upcoming landmark VR music video; and the online version features a special video presentation from Bray and the Dens.
Soundwaves Xmas feature exciting musical performances from The Sam Chase, Matt Jaffe, Pearl Alley, Rabbit Quinn, PUSH featuring Dan Ashley, Burner Herzog, EllaHarp, and introducing Hannah Crane!
Nonprofits supported include Waste No Food, the San Francisco Firefighters Toy Program, Blue Bear School of Music, Rock the CASA, and the Do It For the Love Foundation.
Watch and share all of the highlights, performances and nonprofit spotlights.
DECK THE HALLS. ROCK THE HOUSE. MAKE A DIFFERENCE.