band en Bay Area Beats: The SHE'S <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">You've probably been seeing this next band around town for a while, on line-ups at clubs like Bottom of the Hill and The Independent. They've been playing the show circuit for over four years and have a following that stretches as far as London, England.&nbsp;</span></p><p> Wed, 09 Apr 2014 00:01:09 +0000 Alyssa Kapnik 23787 at Bay Area Beats: The SHE'S Makru <p>&nbsp;</p> Tue, 08 May 2012 22:21:09 +0000 Steven Short 10276 at Makru Dan Hicks <p>You&rsquo;ve probably heard of Bay Area music mainstay Dan Hicks and His Hot Licks. But have you ever heard them perform live? The Chronicle says of Hicks, &quot;So few truly original figures exist in pop music that Dan Hicks should be a national treasure.&quot;</p><p>He has a big 70th birthday celebration at San Francisco&rsquo;s Davies Hall in April, but you can hear him in a more relaxed show tomorrow (February 24) at the Livermore Valley Performing Arts Center, in Livermore, starting at 8pm.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 23 Feb 2012 19:28:40 +0000 Steven Short 6361 at Dan Hicks Alma D <p>&nbsp;The Wall Street Journal has recognized a Bay Area band called Alma&nbsp;Desnuda&nbsp;&ndash; or just Alma D to their friends for their innovative business practices, but they&rsquo;re also passionate about philanthropy. Plus, you can dance to their music! They&rsquo;re taking the stage at the intimate Boom Boom Room in San Francisco on Friday, starting about 10pm.</p> Wed, 15 Feb 2012 20:26:46 +0000 Steven Short 5954 at Alma D Buxter Hoot'n <p><b id="internal-source-marker_0.924496890977025" style="background-color: transparent; font-family: Times; font-size: medium; line-height: normal; "><span style="font-size: 19px; font-family: Arial; background-color: transparent; font-weight: normal; vertical-align: baseline; white-space: pre-wrap; ">You might have heard of Butxter Hoot&rsquo;n band last month on another KALW program: &ldquo;West Coast Live.&rdquo; The East Bay Express says their unique song writing, and tight-knit performances make Buxter Hoot&rsquo;n &ldquo;an experience not to be missed.&rdquo; You&rsquo;ll have the oppo Tue, 14 Feb 2012 22:06:12 +0000 Steven Short 5896 at Buxter Hoot'n