Where it’s going, where it’s at, and where it’s been.
Hicks with Sticks is currently collecting tracks from SF Bay Area honky-tonk, alt-country, rockabilly and western swing bands that will be live podcast and aired on KALW.org and 91.7 FM on 11/30/19 from 6:30Read More »
The number of live Americana music venues in San Francisco continues to grow. Here are updates on The Valencia Room (formerly the Elbo Room), Ocean Ale House, Milk Bar, The Devil’s Acre, Amado’s and Westwood;Read More »
“Folsom Prison Blues” is to country what “Freebird” is to rock and “Mustang Sally” is to blues. Whenever I hear that song’s famous eight opening notes, I know it’s time to go for a walk.Read More »
It’s official, Overland, at the foot of Broadway in Oakland, has closed. A few months ago, Paul Hayward, Overland’s owner/manager Overland, had expressed his concern to HWS that there were too few residential dwellings near JackRead More »