Archives for August 2016

Sunday, October 23rd, 2 pm
Poet Kim Shuck and friends pay tribute to the late Susan Sibbet

Great Blue, a posthumous collection of poems by Susan Herron Sibbet, spans three decades, from her first published works to her death in 2013. Today at Bird & Beckett, poet Kim Shuck, a San Francisco original and treasure, has invited a bunch of … [Read more...]

Eddie Duran & Friends!
Saturday, October 22nd – 7:30-10 pm
jazz club! when light are low…

Guitarist Eddie Duran leads the date. 92 years old and a San Franciscan by birth and upbringing, he released his debut album on Fantasy in 1956, a gorgeous and swinging quartet outing that epitomized the small combo jazz of the day.  Howie Dudune … [Read more...]

Saturday, October 22nd – 4-6 pm
The Art of the Duo:
Pianist Grant Levin & Bassist Charles Thomas

Grant Levin and Charles Thomas have developed a rapport on the bandstand that ensures a strikingly vital collaboration when they have the space to themselves. Come enjoy the dialogue that develops between two musicians who are masters of their … [Read more...]

Friday, October 21st – 5:30-8 pm
The Scott Foster Quartet
plays jazz in the bookshop, The City’s longest running jazz party!

Scott Foster's band this time around features saxophonist Larry Delacruz, bassist Adam Gay and drummer Bryan Bowman.  Scott's a brilliant guitarist, His sidemen are equally adept, deep & swinging, as called for. This is jazz as it's played … [Read more...]

Thursday, October 20 – 8-10 pm
The Seducers play country music
in the canyon moonlight

The Seducers play classic country music from Bakersfield to Nashville and tread the outlaw path as called for.  They're a fantastic band, led by Joe Goldmark, a master of the pedal steel guitar, and fronted by Mitch Polzak, just a kid gas jockey from … [Read more...]