Monday, April 8, 8pm
Best DJ of the Year! Congratulations to our own Mad Vatsky, aka Sophia Hernandez, on being so named (tied with Robbie Martin).in the Bay Area Reporter‘s 2013 readers’ poll Best of the Gays.
Mad Vatsky and her partner The Cosby Kid host “Under Raps” Wednesdays, midnight-2 a.m. Sophia has been DJing in San Francisco since moving here four years ago, and starts a monthly gig at the Elbo Room on May 6th.
A hip hop Renaissance Woman, Sophia also manages the underground rap label Isolated Wax Records, produces the Mission Creek Music & Arts Festival, directs music videos, and writes for various music blogs. Oh, and she’s a photographer and beat maker, too. If you haven’t yet directly experienced why Mad Vatsky is madly popular, you might want to check out the Under Raps podcasts.