Archives for December 2012

Sunday, December 16th:
A Trad Jazz Xmas
with the Buena Vista Jazz Band

Sunday, December 16th - 4:30-6:30 p.m. which way west? Sunday concert series. Never a cover charge, but your generous donations help us pay the musicians. All ages welcome! Top musicians from the region's highly regarded trad jazz scene … [Read more...]

Featured Publisher: Nobrow Press

Eyepopping and seductive... the Brits do it again! Last week, we featured London's Laurence King Press, turning out sharp & useful books for graphic artists, architects, fashion designers, photographers -- but Nobrow showcases young artists … [Read more...]

Sunday, December 9th:
Parlor Tricks! Industrial Ragtime!!
with special guest, Shotwell–
San Francisco Alt Country

Put your holiday season in high gear with a few Parlor Tricks!!! Sunday, December 9th - 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Bird & Beckett's weekly which way west? Sunday concert series. Never a cover charge, but your generous donations help us pay the … [Read more...]

Featured Publisher:
Laurence King Publishing

The visual arts are the domain of this British publisher, whose half dozen "100 Ideas" books are chock full of game-changing innovations that shifted paradigms in photography, fashion, graphic design, architecture, art, etc.  Surprising, the … [Read more...]

Featured Publisher:
Tara Books
of Chennai, Tamil Nadu (India)

Beautiful books... children's books, but are they? If it takes the eyes of children to take us into these rich and gorgeous artifacts, so be it. Tara Books is: Gita Wolf, a former academic rash enough to start a publishing house V. Geetha, … [Read more...]