Great American Music Hall http://kalw.org en Today's Local Music: Makrú http://kalw.org/post/todays-local-music-makr <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Today's local music is by </span><a href="http://www.makrumusic.com" style="line-height: 1.5;">Makrú</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. This San Francisco group blends musical influences from throughout the Latin World. They sing in Spanish and English, about reality and fiction, hope and joy, respect and love.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">They’re opening for </span>LoCura<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> this Saturday, January 26, at the </span><a href="http://www.reverbnation.com/show/8919142?utm_campaign=HTML5_ShowSchedule_Widget_Details&amp;utm_content=show_details_link&amp;utm_medium=widget" style="line-height: 1.5;">Great American Music Hall</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> in San Francisco. </span>Makrú<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> – featuring our very own Martina Castro on vocals – show starts about </span>8pm<span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p> Wed, 23 Jan 2013 20:55:10 +0000 Steven Short 22113 at http://kalw.org Today's Local Music: Makrú Music tour meets seed exchange http://kalw.org/post/music-tour-meets-seed-exchange <p></p><p>Rupa Marya, lead singer of local band <a href="http://www.theaprilfishes.com/home.html">Rupa &amp; The April Fishes</a>, is in the middle of an international tour, but it’s about way more than her music:</p><p></p><p>RUPA MARYA: We are conducting a seed exchange around the world, so we are taking a suitcase full of heirloom treasures that belong to life, belong to the commons. They are not for sale they are for exchange. So the first ten farmers that show up at our show with seeds that they saved to exchange can get in for free.</p><p></p> Fri, 09 Nov 2012 01:06:06 +0000 Holly Kernan 19163 at http://kalw.org Music tour meets seed exchange