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Hipster Hoedown: New SFBA Calendar for Bluegrass & Old Time

Hipster Hoedown: New SFBA Calendar for Bluegrass & Old Time

Jose Segue January 28, 2016 0

Hipster Hoedown, the Bay Area’s latest Americana calendar to list bluegrass and old time festivals, gigs, dances and jams, joins the Northern California Bluegrass Association and California Bluegrass Association as Internet hot spots for bands and players on the acoustic side of

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New Year’s Eve at the Warehouse in Port Costa

New Year’s Eve at the Warehouse in Port Costa

Jose Segue January 2, 2016 0

Port Costa, a nook of a town, rests just east of Crockett on the south bank of the Carquinez Strait and is home to 190 souls according to the 2010 census.  It’s also home

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Amnesia Gets a Makeover

Amnesia Gets a Makeover

Jose Segue December 26, 2015 0

All the hand wringing prior to Amnesia‘s makeover was for naught.  People were understandably jumpy after the Cafe du Nord reworked itself into less of a bar and more of a restaurant.  Amnesia is still a

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Venue Reports: Riptide, Amnesia, Elbo Room, Outland, Empress Theater, Doc’s Lab, Smoking Pig, Club DeLuxe

Venue Reports: Riptide, Amnesia, Elbo Room, Outland, Empress Theater, Doc’s Lab, Smoking Pig, Club DeLuxe

Jose Segue December 11, 2015 0

Live music venues come and go.  The Riptide, Amnesia, Overland in Oakland, Empress Theater in Vallejo, Doc’s Lab, Smoking Pig BBQ in Fremont, and Club DeLuxe are seven on the up-swing.  The Elbo Room, which was predicted to

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