Zoo Labs Release Day
Aug
22
4:00 PM16:00

Zoo Labs Release Day

Please join us for our bi-annual Release Day to celebrate the achievements of musicians who have completed the Zoo Labs Music Entrepreneurship Accelerator program. Location is at Pandora in Downtown Oakland.

4-5pm Social Hour/Refreshments

5-7pm Pitches from artists

7-8pm Networking/Refreshments

Zoo Labs operates with the support of our community. Consider making a tax deductible donation and join our mission to provide artists with entrepreneurial skills.

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Master Class with Mitch Altman: Idea to Reality
Jun
13
7:00 PM19:00

Master Class with Mitch Altman: Idea to Reality

Thursday, June 13th | 7:00pm | Tickets

Mitch Altman is a San Francisco-based hacker and inventor, best known for inventing TV-B-Gone remote controls, a keychain that turns off TVs in public places.  He was also co-founder of 3ware, a successful Silicon Valley startup in the late 1990s, and did pioneering work in Virtual Reality in the mid-1980s.  He has contributed to MAKE Magazine and other magazines, and wrote a chapter for “Maker Pro”, a book about making a living from projects one loves.  For the last several years Mitch has been giving talks, and leading workshops around the world, teaching people to make cool things with electronics and teaching everyone to solder.  He promotes hackerspaces and open source hardware, and mentors others wherever he goes. He is a co-founder of Noisebridge hackerspace in San Francisco, and is President and CEO of Cornfield Electronics.

Wikipedia page:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mitch_Altman

TEDxBrussels talk: "The Hackerspace Movement":
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WkiX7R1-kaY

All current Zoo Labs residents and alumni are invited to attend in person. We will also be live streaming to both Facebook and Youtube.

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Master Class with Mark Pearson: "Music Copyrights: The 2x6 Workshop"
May
23
6:30 PM18:30

Master Class with Mark Pearson: "Music Copyrights: The 2x6 Workshop"

Thursday, May 23rd | 6:30-8pm

Join entertainment attorney Mark A. Pearson of ARC Law Group for a revealing workshop on the fundamentals of copyright in the music industry. Focusing on the foundation of “two copyrights and six royalty streams,” Mark will break down how to protect written and recorded music and give you insights into how each are monetized.

All current Zoo Labs residents and alumni are invited to attend in person. We will also be live streaming to both Facebook and Youtube.

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Artists & Mentor Mixer
Feb
7
6:30 PM18:30

Artists & Mentor Mixer

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It's our pleasure to introduce the beginning of an annual event: The Zoo Labs Artists and Mentors Mixer.
It's true, we all work really hard to create something that's never been done, & every single person that walks through the doors is talented. Let's come together to share our stories, show support for each other and build the Zoo Labs community into a system of innovation and growth.

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Alphabet Rockers Listening Party + Album Launch
Nov
14
5:00 PM17:00

Alphabet Rockers Listening Party + Album Launch

Wednesday, Nov. 14 | Zoo Labs | Free RSVP

GRAMMY-nominees Alphabet Rockers are creating a new album on gender identity in partnership with Our Family Coalition, with the support of the Creative Work Fund, the Zellerbach Family Foundation, and families, artists and people like you. Come learn about the work they are creating around gender identity, listen to new songs including “Live Your Life” and add your voices and share your stories.

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Noise Pop and Zoo Labs Presents: Listening Sessions "On the Shoulders of Giants"
Jun
23
7:00 PM19:00

Noise Pop and Zoo Labs Presents: Listening Sessions "On the Shoulders of Giants"

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Listening Sessions explore the connection that people have with their music, and the profound impact music has on our lives. 

Each session revolves around a different theme. Four selectors each play one recorded piece of music inspired by that theme and tell a personal story connected to their song selection. All music is played on a high-fidelity sound system to a seated audience. Attendees are asked to not speak or use devices during the session.

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Noise Pop and Zoo Labs Present: Listening Sessions // Lost, But Not Forgotten
May
24
7:00 PM19:00

Noise Pop and Zoo Labs Present: Listening Sessions // Lost, But Not Forgotten

Presented by Noise Pop

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Listening Sessions explore the connection that people have with their music, and the profound impact music has on our lives. 

Each session revolves around a different theme. Four selectors each play one recorded piece of music inspired by that theme and tell a personal story connected to their song selection. All music is played on a high-fidelity sound system to a seated audience. Attendees are asked to not speak or use devices during the session.

Beverages available from Fort Point Beer and Numi Tea

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