Arts & Culture


Tue August 21, 2012
Arts & Culture

Today's Local Music: Mokai

He shares his unique finger-picking guitar style and socially conscious lyrics throughout the Bay Area and northern California. He’s appearing tomorrow, August 22, at The Lost Church in San Francisco, starting at about 7:30pm.



Mon August 20, 2012
Arts & Culture

Todays Local Music: Bum City Saints

Today we are featuring the music of the Bum City Saints. These San Francisco punks say their sound is what happens when you combine boredom with a burning desire to play music. You can hear them tomorrow, August 21, when they storm the stage at The Knockout on Mission Street in San Francisco. The show starts at 8pm.


Mon August 20, 2012
Community Partnership

Sleepwalk with This American Life

Sleepwalk With Me, a film by comedian-turned-playwright-turned-filmmaker Mike Birbiglia, and produced by Ira Glass, engages in the kind of passionate and personal storytelling that transfigures intimate anguish into comic art. Playing now in San Francisco and Berkeley.

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Sun August 19, 2012
Arts & Culture

Minds Over Matter 8/19/2012

Tonight with Dana Rodriguez, Leah Garchik, Steve Rubenstein and Anna Rubenstein on trombone...


Thu August 16, 2012
Arts & Culture

Straight talk about ethnic hair

Gabrielle Douglas, who brought home the gold in the gymnastics individual all-around competition a couple of weeks ago, is one of the many Olympians coming home to great fanfare this week.

While the world will remember Gabby's phenomenal skill and poise, a few people decided to focus on something that had nothing to do with her competition...her hair.

A handful of negative tweets about the Olympian’s hairdo initiated a heated debate online about vanity, ethnicity, and hair texture that carried over to mainstream media.

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