the Fillmore http://kalw.org en Historic black bookstore on brink of closure http://kalw.org/post/historic-black-bookstore-brink-closure <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Marcus Books opened in 1959, and quickly became a hub for the neighborhood’s black community. Founders Julian and </span>Raye<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Richardson believed it was the first African American bookstore in America.</span></p> Wed, 19 Jun 2013 23:33:38 +0000 Holly McDede 29017 at http://kalw.org Historic black bookstore on brink of closure Today’s Local Music: The Rogers http://kalw.org/post/today-s-local-music-rogers <p></p> Tue, 11 Dec 2012 01:15:24 +0000 Steven Short 20413 at http://kalw.org Today’s Local Music: The Rogers Haunted by Heros http://kalw.org/post/haunted-heros <p><span style="font-family: Arial, sans-serif; white-space: pre-wrap; font-size: small; ">The song you&rsquo;re hearing now is being played by the band <a href="http://hauntedbyheroes.com/" target="_blank">Haunted by Heroes</a>, from Pacifica. Known at present as &ldquo;the world&rsquo;s youngest rock band,&rdquo; these little dudes aren&rsquo;t much taller than their guitars. You can see them Saturday March 24 when they&rsquo;re the opening act at the <a href="http://www.livenation.com/The-Fillmore-tickets-San-Francisco/venue/229424" target="_blank">legendary Fillmore</a>. Tue, 20 Mar 2012 20:01:00 +0000 Steven Short 7798 at http://kalw.org Haunted by Heros