Arts & Culture

9:04am

Thu June 19, 2014
Arts & Culture

Today's Local Music: SambaDá

This music is samba music and it’s being played by SambaDá. The band started in Santa Cruz in the late Nineties, and has since gained a strong following for its high-energy shows. They give the audience plenty of opportunity to dance.

Does this sound like fun to you? Then have your dancing shoes laced up about 9:30pm on Saturday, June 21st when Samba-Da’ takes the stage at the 19 Broadway Club in Fairfax.

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12:00am

Thu June 19, 2014
My Mix Tape

"Water with the Wine" by Joan Armatrading

When Jewelle Gomez first heard Joan Armatrading's voice on the radio of a hired car, she was so struck by it, that she had to ask the driver to pull the car over.  

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12:24pm

Wed June 18, 2014
Arts & Culture

Angelique Kidjo on Africa Mix ~ 6/19/14

Host Emmanuel Nado visits with singer/songwriter, performer, social activist, and panafricanist Angelique Kidjo, one of the most recognizable and influential names in Africa and the world, and shares cuts from her new CD, “Eve”– dedicated to the Women of Africa to their resilience and their beauty.  Africa Mix ~ Thursday 6/19/14 ~ 9-11pm.

11:56am

Wed June 18, 2014
Open Air ~ 6/19/14 at 1pm

Mugwumpin! ~ God Fights The Plague ~ Frameline 38

Erin Mei-Ling Stuart, Christopher W. White, Joe Estlack, Madeline H.D. Brown of Mugwumpin
Photo: Diana Blackwell

This week, conversations with playwright Dezi Gallegos about his one-man show at the Marsh, "God Fights The Plague", and with Christopher White from Mugwumpin.  We’ll also hear about the Smith/Wymore Disappearing Acts piece "Number Zero: A Space Opera" at CounterPulse, and get an overview of the 38th Frameline Film Festival from Des Buford, Frameline’s Director of Exhibitions & Programming.  Plus Pe

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9:08am

Wed June 18, 2014
Arts & Culture

Today's Local Music: Tia Carroll

What’s this you’re hearing? Well, that’s easy: it’s the Blues! But what you might not know is, this is the Blues as sung by Tia Carroll of Richmond.

Tia Carroll is the guest vocalist with Grand Avenue Soul on Friday, June 20th. Their guarantee? You will be entertained. Show up at San Francisco’s Hotel Utah about 9:00pm to see them make good on that promise. 

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