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Musicians Coping With COVID-19 Turn To Facebook Live And Virtual Tip Jars

Musicians Coping With COVID-19 Turn To Facebook Live And Virtual Tip Jars

steve May 22, 2020 0

Musicians have turned to live-streaming and virtual tip jars to cope with coronavirus imposed stay-at-home orders that have shut off their social contact and income. Yesterday I watched James Inveldt stream a personal 3-hour

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Corona Clobbers Clubs and Musicians and What We Can Do

Corona Clobbers Clubs and Musicians and What We Can Do

Jose Segue March 20, 2020 0

In less than a week a few venues like Freight & Salvage and Rancho Nicasio, which cut their music voluntarily, have been joined by shelter-in-place orders for California.  Orders or not, the entire nation is jittery,

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Amnesia’s Bluegrass Monday Goes Out in Style, Feb. 24th

Amnesia’s Bluegrass Monday Goes Out in Style, Feb. 24th

Jose Segue February 11, 2020 0

After 17 years, the curtain is coming down on Amnesia‘s Monday night bluegrass, but it’s going out in style.  The Barefoot Nellies are reuniting and opening at 8pm.  Belle Monroe and her Brewglass Boys,

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Venues Update: Golden Bull, Amnesia, Rite Spot, Cha Cha Cha, Sound Room

Venues Update: Golden Bull, Amnesia, Rite Spot, Cha Cha Cha, Sound Room

Jose Segue January 26, 2020 2

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 San

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