Monthly Archives: October 2012

Report From the Show: Mark Growden and The Mockingbirds @ Subterranean Arthouse in Bekeley, Calif., 10.19.12

Growden has been living in New Orleans for the last couple years, but he’ll be back in the Bay Area for an extended period, which means more opportunities to see him live—starting with a second show tonight at Subterranean Arthouse. Continue reading

Posted in Bay Area Music, Concert Photos, Local Bands, Music, Report From the Show, Slideshow | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Racking Up Plays: “Draw a Crowd” by Ben Folds Five

These are the posts where I gush about some song that I’ve got a huge crush on at the moment, and you put up with it and listen because you’re a good friend. “Draw a Crowd,” Ben Folds Five If … Continue reading

Posted in Music, Racking Up Plays | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

A Few More Photos From Hardly Strictly Bluegrass, 10.07.12, Golden Gate Park, San Francisco

People in San Francisco sure do like their free music festivals. With all the crowds at this year’s Hardly Strictly Bluegrass, it was tough getting close enough to any stage to snap a decent photo with my little smartphone. I … Continue reading

Posted in Bay Area Music, Concert Photos, Events, Music, Report From the Show | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Greetings From Hardly Strictly Bluegrass

I managed to get my  butt out to the annual free celebration of Americana of all sorts in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park. This photo is the New Orleans jazz-funk combo Soul Rebels playing on Sunday afternoon. I think we … Continue reading

Posted in Bay Area Music, Concert Photos, Music, Report From the Show | Tagged , , | Leave a comment