Archives for May 2011

which way west?

Jon Frank Quintet which way west? Sunday concerts Sunday, May 15th - sets at 4:30 & 5:30 pm Trumpeter Noah Frank is featured with drummer Jon Frank's fine group, which includes seasoned veterans Ken Rosen (sax), Terry Rodriguez (piano) and Ron … [Read more...]

Mother’s Day di Prima

Happy Mothers Day!               Here’s a wonderful clip of the mother of all poets, and mother of five beautiful children, Diane di Prima…  a reading at The Band’s Last Waltz, … [Read more...]

Pugsley Buzzard

Pugsley Buzzard headed this way! catch him at Bird & Beckett on Sunday, May 8th, 4:30 pm...  HAPPY MOTHERS DAY! He boasts an unlikely name and a voice like gravel on a treacherous road, and he's coming out of Australia for a foray into the … [Read more...]

Jerry Ferraz & Sterling Bunnell

A BARD & A PHILOSOPHER Jerry Ferraz & Sterling Bunnell POETS! featured readers + open mic, twice monthly Jerry Ferraz was born and grew up over in Eureka Valley some years ago, let's say in the early 1950s, round about this time of … [Read more...]

ruth weiss

an original beat... ruth weiss w/trio at bird & beckett friday night may 6th at 8:30 pm poetry and jazz... a book release celebration! can't stop the beat: the life and words of a beat poet ruth weiss was born in germany as … [Read more...]