Saturday, January 12th – 7:30–10:00 pm
Grant Levin Quartet
featuring James Mahone, saxophone
jazz club! when lights are low… every Saturday night

Grant Levin, piano James Mahone, saxophone Aaron Cohn, bass Hamir Atwal, drums Four top San Francisco jazz musicians weave their magic for an avid audience. $20 cover charge; $10 for students, musicians, limited income … [Read more...]

this evening at Bird & Beckett!
Friday, January 11th – 5:30-8:00 pm
Jessica King/Clint Baker/Jeff Hamilton Trio
jazz in the bookshop, every Friday since October 2002
$10-20 suggested donation
 

Jessica King, vocals & washboard Clint Baker, trumpet, trombone & clarinet Jeff Hamilton, piano Sure, you could stay home. But you’d miss the chance to tell your friends, “I saw Jessica King at Bird & Beckett before she became A Star.” … [Read more...]

POETS! every 1st & 3rd Monday
Monday, January 7th – 7-9 pm
Denise Sullivan & JoAnn DeLuna,  followed by an open mic

JoAnn DeLuna is a bilingual journalist and poet from Texas who earned her Masters degree in journalism at City University London and put in a decade as a print journalist with work published through the U.S. and in the UK, the Netherlands and India. … [Read more...]

Sunday, January 6th – 4:30-6:30 pm
Avotcja & Modupue
which way west? Sunday concert series
$10-20 suggested donation

“When Music appears…oceans disappear” Jazz Musician: Omar Faqir Amman, Jordan Sunday January 6th 2018 BRING IN THE NEW YEAR RIGHT It’s THE ANNUAL HEALING EVENING of POETRY, JAZZ & THE FIRE OF WORDSONG with members of AVOTCJA & … [Read more...]

Sunday, January 6th – 2:00-3:30 pm
Dan Richman reads from his new book, Myth Mess
 

Many decades ago, Dan Richman sallied forth from Whitman's Long Island with an advanced degree in English under his belt, heading west to the fabled land of California. Landing kerplunk in San Francisco, he proceeded to make his living as a … [Read more...]