Where it’s going, where it’s at, and where it’s been.
Music venues continue to change as live music fades as a entertainment option in the age of the Internet. The Golden Bull and Sound Room, both in Oakland, are on the rise. In SanRead 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 »