Archives for December 2013

Author event with
Glen Park writer Beth Winegarner
The Columbine Effect
Monday, January 13th at 7 pm

Subtitled "How Five Teen Pastimes Got Caught in the Crossfire, and Why Teens are Taking Them Back", Beth Winegarner shows why we can "stop blaming teen violence on the wrong things--and...understand how Slayer, Satanism and Grand Theft Auto can be a … [Read more...]

which way west? concert series
every Sunday, 4:30-6:30 pm
Jan. 12: Patrick Wolff Trio

Patrick Wolff - tenor sax John Wiitala - bass Hamir Atwal - drums Deep in the groove of classic jazz, and straight into the here and now.  All three musicians are among the elite players on the San Francisco jazz scene. Read up on Patrick … [Read more...]

which way west? concert series
4:30-6:30 pm every Sunday
January 5th: Avotcja & Modupue!

Afro-Nuyorican by birth, Avotcja is a Bay Area treasure now & has been for decades!  Hear her radio shows on KPFA and KPOO, and catch her performances of music & poetry around the Bay and you'll know why.  She's a brilliant and deep poet, a … [Read more...]

Thursday, Dec. 26th – 3:00 to 6:00 pm
Butterfly Jazz Trio
cd release!

Ready to relax a bit as the holidays wind down...and regroup before celebrating the new year?  Drift into the shop mid-day on the day after Christmas for a few sets of jazz that will put you in a solid late '50s groove...   remember those Miles … [Read more...]

Sunday, Dec. 22nd – 4:30 to 6:30 pm
Buena Vista Jazz Band

A Christmas season tradition at Bird & Beckett, join us for a trad jazz blowout on Sunday the 22nd with the sweet sounds of the 20s & 30s and a few Christmas favorites from the Buena Vista Jazz Band on the last Sunday before … [Read more...]