Local Music

12:24pm

Thu January 8, 2015
Arts & Culture

Today's Local Music: Conspiracy of Venus

Audra Marie Dewitt

December is the traditional time to hear choirs. Well, it’s January now, and The Conspiracy of Venus – who you’re hearing now – are NOT traditional. This a cappella women’s choir from San Francisco performs a wide range of songs, from medieval times to songs by Tom Waits.

The Conspiracy of Venus will be at The Great American Music Hall on Saturday (01.10). Music starts at 9pm.  

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11:26am

Wed January 7, 2015
Arts & Culture

Today's Local Music: Luke Sweeney

 

This music?  It’s by Luke Sweeney, from San Francisco. The East Bay Guardian says,  “Sweeney creates magic with lyrics that are deeply personal and music that's so powerful it sounds like it's being performed by a full band.” 

You can see and hear Luke Sweeney on Thursday (01.07) when he performs at the Brick & Mortar Music Hall in San Francisco. Doors open at 8pm. 

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4:41pm

Tue January 6, 2015
Arts & Culture

Today's Local Music: Cryptical

Cryptical band mates: Mitch Stein, Stephen Ramirez, Barry Erde, Rich Brodsky, and Pete Lavezzoli

This music is by Cryptical -- a Grateful Dead tribute band from San Francisco.

They'll play next at the Sweetwater Music Hall in Mill Valley on January 8th, starting at 8:00 p.m. 

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2:31pm

Mon January 5, 2015
Arts & Culture

Today's Local Music: Duckmandu

Duckmandu

Do you ever get the feeling that you’ve seen and heard it all? Then let us recommend Duckmandu

Duckmandu, also known as Aaron Seeman, is a virtuoso on one of the most feared instruments in the world: the accordion.  Duckmandu will cross the bridge from Oakland to perform at Doc’s Lab in North Beach on Thursday (01.08). It’s a free show, starting at 5:30pm.  

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8:25am

Wed December 31, 2014
Arts & Culture

New Year's Eve on Fog City Blues: the best of 2014 live in the studio

Ring in the new year with a listen back to some of our favorite musical performances by local artists and out-of-town visitors, live in the KALW studio. Followed by a special broadcast of Mark Naftalin's Blues Power Hour. Fog City Blues ~ Wednesday, 12/31 at 9 pm. 

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