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Happy at home in Glen Park…

 Inside Bird And Beckett Story by Stephen Jackson, Hoodline, July 30, 2016 If you're in Glen Park and looking to expand your cultural horizons, your safest bet is to head over to Bird and Beckett Books and Records. The name, derived … [Read more...]

Sunday, February 5th – 7:30-9:30 pm
Grant Levin Trio

Grant Levin Trio with Chris Amberger & Mark Lee … [Read more...]

Sunday, February 5th – 2-3 pm
Bay Area writer John Goins reads
from his San Francisco-based mystery:
Coptic Cross

The protagonist of Coptic Cross, Bill Haywood, is a black man who embodies "friends, relatives, people in my neighborhood when I was growing up…trying to survive in a nation that has only wanted us as slaves or servants, but never as full citizens. … [Read more...]

Friday, February 3rd – 5:30-8 pm
Don Prell’s SeaBop Ensemble
jazz in the bookshop every Friday since 2002

Reed player Jerry Logas, guitarist Scott Foster and drummer Omar Aran join bassist Don Prell this Friday in the long-running Seabop Ensemble.   Don got his start in L.A. in the 1950s, traveling for several years as a member of the Bud Shank … [Read more...]

Monday, January 16th – 7-9 pm
POETS! Lida Parent & Geddes Fielder, followed by an open mic
Jerry Ferrraz, m.c.

Lida Parent was born in Inglewood,  in Southern California, and raised in nearby Chatsworth.   She writes: I began writing when I was 9 years old.  I learned it was a creative way I could connect my feelings to people.  My imagination took me to a … [Read more...]