The Vanishing Underground: Oakland's Housing Crisis Is Also Displacing its Arts and Music Counterculture

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The Vanishing Underground: Oakland's Housing Crisis Is Also Displacing its Arts and Music Counterculture

Young creatives who flocked to industrial warehouses are now the latest victims of East Bay gentrification.

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The Vanishing Underground: Oakland's Housing Crisis Is Also Displacing its Arts and Music Counterculture

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Young creatives who flocked to industrial warehouses are now the latest victims of East Bay gentrification.

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