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Dan Taylor on the fine arts scene.

Santa Rosa rappers’ video tribute to Super Bowl-bound 49ers scores a hit

Santa Rosa rappers Bobo (Sean McBride) and Really Real (Will Cunningham,) are riding high with their video, “Roll Call,” a tribute to the Super Bowl-bound. In fact, the rappers plan to go to the Super Bowl themselves this Sunday, Feb. 3, in New Orleans. The 49ers’ National Football Conference championship Jan. 20 over the Atlanta Falcons gave a big boast to “Roll Call,” which now has almost 200,000 hits on YouTube. “The song is trending on Twitter under #ROLLCALL as… Read More »

Petaluma boy chosen for music video

Last month, Los Angeles singer-songwriter Jake Walden of Cotati came home to Sonoma County to shoot his new music video, and he recruited a little local help. Tanner Sklove, 11, of Petaluma, appears in the new video for Walden’s “Even in Your Doubt,” as a younger version of Walden. The video was filmed in Old Grove Redwoods near Occidental. And while young Sklove neither talks nor sings in the video, he’s prominently featured at the beginning and the end. The… Read More »