From the airwaves to the internet, “A Vibe Called West” is beginning to become a recognizable name in San Jose. With a radio show that airs once a week and a blog that highlights local, independent hip-hop music, DEBO is has made herself a valuable resource in the industry. In her role as Urban Music Director at 90.5 FM KSJS, she oversees all music related to hip-hop, rap, and r&b. In this role, she controls the overall sound of the station while adding shine to local and independent artists. Never will she allow the sound of KSJS to be anything like mainstream radio, staying true to the KSJS mission statement.
With an active presence in the hip-hop scene, DEBO goes to several shows, concerts, and events each week and often conducts interviews with artists, promoters, djs, and managers, either on-air, or on the show sets. This allows for thrilling content for “A Vibe Called West” and KSJS FM. She says, “when I first started this, I had to pull teeth to get myself backstage… now, they invite me back because they know who I am and what I’m doing.”
With a very developmental year ahead, viewers can expect nebulous fun and exciting new things from DEBO and “A Vibe Called West”. With growth in her writing and amplifying experience in music, manifestation is certainly in progress.
“A Vibe Called West” airs every live Wednesday from 10:00 PM to 2:00 AM, but avibecalledwest.com is always available so fans and followers can stay connected to what’s new in San Jose and the surrounding areas.