Sunday, November 11th – 4:30-6:30 pm
Americano Social Club
which way west? Sunday concert series

Michael Zisman, mandolin; Jason Vanderford and Scott Foster, guitars;Joe Kyle, Jr., bass. Certainly the darlings of all San Franciscans who’ve ever witnessed their family ruckus at the Deluxe, the Americano Social Club is led by Michael Zisman on … [Read more...]

Saturday, November 10th – 7:30–10:00 pm
Cartoon Jazz Nonet
jazz club! when lights are low…
a Jazz in the Neighborhood Guaranteed Fair Wage Fund date

$25 cover charge. $10 for students, musicians, low income. Jeff Sanford leads a madcap batch of nine fine musicians through the music of Raymond Scott, John Kirby and other geniuses of mid-20th century classical cartoon compositions -- with some … [Read more...]

Friday, November 9th – 5:30-8:00 pm
Kurt Ribak Quartet
jazz in the bookshop
every Friday since 2002
$10-20 suggested donation per solvent adult

With a lot of help from you, the audience, from neighborhood donors to the Bird & Beckett Cultural Legacy Project, a 501(c)3 organization, and from  Jazz in the Neighborhood's Guaranteed Fair Wage Fund, we'll pay this quartet a "living wage" of … [Read more...]

POETS! every 1st & 3rd Monday
Monday, November 5th – 7-9 pm
Preeti Vangani, Loa Niumeitolu & Robert Anbian
followed by an open mic

Preeti Vangani is an Indian poet & essayist. She is currently an MFA candidate at the University of San Francisco. Her work has been published in BOAAT, Noble/Gas Qtrly and Juked, among other journals. She is the winner of the Raedleaf Poetry … [Read more...]

Sunday, November 4th – 7:30-9:30 pm
Reasons for Moving
which way west? Sunday concert series

$20 cover charge Darren Johnston, trumpet Larry Ochs, saxophone Fred Frith, guitar Jason Hoopes, electric bass Jordan Glenn, drums Many will remember the music Reasons for Moving made when they played Bird & Beckett with Allison … [Read more...]