hrOn Friday, March 27th, KCSB and Club Mercy present Bad Brains front-man Paul “HR” Hudson (Human Rights) live in concert at the Velvet Jones Nightclub in downtown Santa Barbara.

Now producing albums on the label “DC Hardcore,” HR will be performing music from his most recent solo work, “Hey Wella,” as well as songs by Bad Brains and from his entire solo career. HR’s music blends hardcore punk, ska, reggae, and other influences.

Velvet Jones is located at 423 State Street. For tickets to 21 and over concert, or for more information, go to or call 805.965.8676.