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7:00pm

Wed July 16, 2014
Arts & Culture

Bay Area Beats: Teen musician Tatyana Martinez channels old school sound

Eighteen-year-old Tatyana Martinez turned to writing poetry as a young girl to cope with big changes in her life. Over time, her poetry evolved into music. She now works for the youth run recording studio Upstar Records, inside San Francisco’s Sunset Youth Services. The youth center supports young people and their families with things like parenting classes, food assistance, and job training at Upstar. When she’s not helping young musicians make music, Martinez writes and records her own songs with the goal of putting out her own album. She shares the story behind her songs in this installment of Bay Area Beats.

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7:00pm

Wed July 16, 2014
Cops & Courts

Interview with Nell Bernstein about the problems with juvenile prison

Nell Bernstein is the coordinator of the San Francisco Children of Incarcerated Parents Partnership and  the author of Burning Down the House: The end of Juvenile Prison. 

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5:17pm

Wed July 16, 2014
Crosscurrents

Crosscurrents: July 16, 2014

Kids of incarcerated parents speak out; an interview  with Nell Bernstein about the problems with juvenile prison; Youth Radio reports on children and mental illness; Bay Area Beats: Teen musician Tatyana Martinez channels old school sound; and local band Corner Laughers.

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11:23am

Wed July 16, 2014
Arts & Culture

Music @ Menlo ~ South Pacific ~ Sex and the City: LIVE!

(l to r) Heklina as Carrie Bradshaw, Lady Bear as Miranda Hobbes, Alaska as Charlotte York, and D'Arcy Drollinger as Samantha Jones in Sex And The City: LIVE!
Kent Taylor

Open Air with guest host Kevin Vance, 17 July 2014...

This week on Open Air, guest host Kevin Vance will be talking to pianist Gloria Chien about chamber music festival Music@Menlo, which starts this weekend and runs through August 9;  Bay Area actress and director Milissa Carey discusses a new production of the Rodgers and Hammerstein musical South Pacific at Foothill Music Theatre in Los Altos, opening July 24; San Francisco drag queen Heklina shares details about Sex and the City: LIVE!, Featuring San Francisco’s Finest Drag Performers, which starts on July 24 at the Victoria Theatre in San Francisco; and regular contributor Dianne Keogh brings us up to date on cultural events on the Peninsula. Open Air, broadcast live on Thursday July 17, at 1pm. Listen now or anytime...

9:03am

Wed July 16, 2014
Arts & Culture

Today's Local Music: The Corner Laughers

It’s summertime -- a perfect time to experience the sunny sounds of The Corner Laughers, who you're listening to now.

The Corner Laughers, from Redwood City, have an afternoon show planned on Sunday, July 20th at the Public Library in Mill Valley. Music starts about 11:00am.

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