Artist you should know

18 Jun 2019

San Francisco’s Long, Passionate Affair with Carmen

For over 92 years Georges Bizet’s Carmen has carried on a great love affair with San Francisco.  Carmen made her debut with the San Francisco Opera in 1927 at the Civic Auditorium.  Over the decades, she’s continued to sing and seduce her way through some 192 performances in San Francisco,

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10 Jun 2019

Rodney Ewing: Artist You Should Know

The “Artist You Should Know” series highlights artists before they exhibit their work somewhere awesome or while they are doing so. It’s our way of supporting the creative community and helping to keep San Francisco a strange and wonderful place. Meet artist Rodney Ewing, a member of the Three Point Nine Collective of African American SF

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16 May 2019

Art Students To Take Over the Salesforce Tower Display

The big screen on our skyline is about to be taken over by CCA art students.  We liked the sound of that so much we started asking questions.  Artists Maxine Schoefer-Wulf, Ava Morton, Efe Ozmen, and Judit Navratil all created videos to be shown on SF’s giant cone.  So don’t

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07 May 2019

Thizz Face Spreads Throughout SF Jazz Show

Kiefer’s jazz fusion ensemble from LA took over Brick and Mortar on Thursday night and made everyone make a thizz face while listening. OK not actually a thizz face, but more like that sticky tasting scrunchy face you make when a jazz musician surprises you, grabs hold, and takes you

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25 Apr 2019

The Mermaid Scientist of CA, Teaching Children about the Ocean

The scientist making learning about the ocean fun for kids

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17 Apr 2019

Beach Blanket Babylon is Closing Forever

Beach Blanket Babylon, the longest running musical review in the world, is closing down on Tuesday, December 31st, 2019 (New Year’s Eve). BBB has spent the past 45 years taking clever, satirical, ribald stabs at current events while delighting locals and tourists alike. Upon its closing, the show will have

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14 Feb 2019

‘SF Music Scene is not Dead’, Says New Label Rocks In Your Head

 The label will also be releasing an ALL San Francisco comp record this year…The San Francisco music scene is not dead.

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16 Nov 2018

Electro-RnB Anthem ‘Men Like You’ Empowering Women in Music

By Kate Harveston Canadian artists Maryze and Ciele recently announced their collaboration on a new single titled ‘Men Like You.’ The electro-RnB song, which released on November 9th, calls for accountability for sexual assault in the music industry in the form of an open letter to perpetrators. The artists hope

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