POETS! every 1st & 3rd Monday
Monday, December 18th – 7-9 pm
San Francisco Poet Laureate Kim Shuck
and Jerry Ferraz read recent work
An open mic follows

We're pleased and proud tonight to present San Francisco Poet Laureate Kim Shuck as a featured reader in our ongoing bimonthly poetry series, sharing the podium and spotlight with her colleague and friend, Jerry Ferraz. An open mic, hosted by Jerry, … [Read more...]

Sunday, December 17th – 7:30-9:30 pm
The Grant Levin Trio featuring
bassist Doug Stuart and drummer Jeff Minnieweather
$15 cover charge

And here we are at the end of a beautiful ride. Come be a part of it. On this third Sunday in December, Pianist Grant Levin collaborates in a trio date with bassist Doug Stuart and drummer Jeff Minnieweather to finish out seven months of duo, trio … [Read more...]

Sunday, December 17th – 4:30-6:30 pm
Friends of Old Puppy
which way west? Sunday concert series
$10 suggested donation
  

One of the most delightful dates we've hosted at the bookshop was just this last October, when Friends of Old Puppy played from their eclectic bag of tunes. By popular demand, here they come again! Just the thing for a Sunday afternoon in the midst … [Read more...]

Saturday, December 16th– 7:30-10:00 pm
Vocalist Denise Perrier
jazz club! when lights are low…
$20 cover charge
 

Denise Perrier is known for her elegant contralto, for her phrasing and swing, for her unparalleled interpretation of tunes drawn from the "Great American Songbook" -- the timeless popular music that poured out of Tin Pan Alley, Broadway and the … [Read more...]

Saturday, December 9th – 7:30-10:00 pm
Wendy DeWitt plays Boogie Woogie & Blues for Christmas! 
jazz club! when lights are low…
$15 cover charge
 

Wendy DeWitt is the Queen of Boogie Woogie! and Blues & You Name It! You ain't heard nothing, 'til you've heard Wendy rip it up! Wendy DeWitt, piano Takezo Takeda, guitar Kirk Harwood, drums The boogie woogie notes that fly out of … [Read more...]