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Club Updates for Elbo Room, Bottom of the Hill, Twin Oaks Tavern, Best Lil’ Porkhouse, PYC, and Winters

Club Updates for Elbo Room, Bottom of the Hill, Twin Oaks Tavern, Best Lil’ Porkhouse, PYC, and Winters

Jose Segue March 31, 2014 1

Changes are coming to venues from Marin to Pacifica, some rising while others fall.  Here is a look at trends at six Bay Area venues. Early in February, the Elbo Room, on Valencia near

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Ch-ch-changes Coming to Four Venues

Ch-ch-changes Coming to Four Venues

Jose Segue December 16, 2013 0

2014 will see changes at performance venues Café du Nord, Savanna Jazz Club, Club Cocomo and Veracocha.  Café du Nord, which stages at least one Americana show each month, has been sold to restaurateurs who own West of

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Rasselas Closing Highlights “Jazz District” B.S.

Rasselas Closing Highlights “Jazz District” B.S.

Jose Segue September 3, 2013 0

Hicks with Sticks generally supports the opening of live music venues, but in 1999, when the San Francisco Redevelopment Agency announced plans to reinvent Fillmore Street between Geary and Ellis, as a “Jazz District,”

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Balançiore Is SF’s Newest Music Venue

Balançiore Is SF’s Newest Music Venue

Jose Segue March 25, 2013 0

Balançoire (bal-an-swar), which means swing in French, has opened on Mission between 22nd and 21st, around the corner from the Make-Out Room in SF.  Some might remember it as the Blue Macaw, but most reading

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