Author Oliver Wang

Oliver Wang is a music writer, scholar, and DJ who created Soul-Sides.com. Since 1994, he’s written on popular music, culture, race, and America for outlets such as NPR, Vibe, Wax Poetics, Scratch, The Village Voice, SF Bay Guardian, and LA Weekly.

Wang is also an associate professor in sociology at CSU-Long Beach and author of the book, “Legions of Boom: Filipino American Mobile DJ Crews of the SF Bay Area.”