Live Music

9.2 Pick-Up Party

Thank you to all who came out to the 9.2 Pick-Up Party for “Sight and Sound” at Terra Amico on April 19. Live music by Mitchell…

Mothers Worry

Mothers Worry

A story falls on your lap like a block. And with that block that has been mysteriously given to you by the cosmos, or…

Battlehooch

You’re gonna shake your ass, you’re gonna scratch your head, and then you’re gonna smile.—Pat Smith After logging hundreds of hours together in a…

SJZ: Dirty Cello

We have to be able to do something musically that speaks to people that don’t speak the same language.–Jason Eckl Every year, the San…

Jackie Gage

The jazzy and soulful Jackie Gage has been working hard, not only to develop her own talent and play gigs throughout the Bay Area, but she…

Etienne Charles

I love the trumpet, Etienne Charles reflects. “It’s an instrument to call to peace, to love, and to war. It’s the clarion call.” Sounding far…

Tommy Aguilar

I’ve always felt music was the universal language. The man behind Universal Grammar helped bring Kool Herc and DJ Jazzy Jeff to his hometown….

Jeff Chang

Since leaving his native Hawaii for UC Berkeley in 1985, writer and scholar Jeff Chang has emerged as a potent contemporary cultural critic and…

Cake

To label John McCrea, founder and front man of CAKE, as a rebel wouldn’t quite be correct. Sure, he’s always swam upstream from the…

Billy Idol

Have you ever been to a show where the band is having as good a time as the audience is? Billy Idol’s performance last…