sea shanties http://kalw.org en Arts/Culture/Weekend: Noise Pop, silent film and sea chanteys http://kalw.org/post/artscultureweekend-noise-pop-silent-film-and-sea-chanteys <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">I used to think festival season was all about summertime magic, bare feet, desert sands and palm trees. But one of the wonders of living in a seasonal twilight-zone like San Francisco is a festival can strike at any time, like...now! <a href="http://lineup.noisepop.com/">Noise Pop</a> is here, a springtime selection of independent music, art and film. There are events going all week so check out the </span><a href="http://schedule.noisepop.com/" style="line-height: 1.5;">schedule</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and take your pick. Thu, 28 Feb 2013 00:39:19 +0000 Maya de Paula Hanika 23716 at http://kalw.org Arts/Culture/Weekend: Noise Pop, silent film and sea chanteys Preserving San Francisco’s past through sea shanties http://kalw.org/post/preserving-san-francisco-s-past-through-sea-shanties-0 <p><span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 13px; line-height: 16px; font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; ">At Maritime National Historical Park, the golden age of shantey-ing comes alive again as sailors and sea music enthusiasts gather around an ancient vessel, the &quot;Balclutha.&rdquo; Peter </span>Kasin&rsquo;s<span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-size: 13px; line-height: 16px; font-family: Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif; "> job is to preserve these ancient shanties, and in turn to preserve San Francisco&rsquo;s dangerous </span>Barbary<span style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); Wed, 28 Mar 2012 15:18:27 +0000 Steven Short 8220 at http://kalw.org Preserving San Francisco’s past through sea shanties