B.B. King Considered Standing Ovation From Bunch Of 'Hippies' In San Francisco A Career BreakthroughIn an anecdote from his autobiography, the late blues legend wrote about being reluctant to play San Francisco's Fillmore because he didn't think hippies cared about the blues. They ended up loving him.
Bay Lights To Brighten Sky Over San Francisco Bay In Time For Super Bowl FiftyThe Bay Lights that lit up the Bay Bridge went dark in March, but will once again dazzle spectators and football fans flooding into the city for Super Bowl Fifty next year.
Memorials Scheduled For 2 Artists Killed In West Oakland Fire SaturdayMemorials have been scheduled this weekend for two artists killed in a fire at a former armory building in West Oakland early last Saturday morning.
WATCH: Hayward Artist Builds Robin Williams' Portrait With 600 Rubik's CubesA Hayward artist unveiled his stunning tribute to the late actor Robin Williams using 600 re-purposed Rubik's Cubes.
Local Music Venues Are Using New App To Turn Off Cell Phones At ShowsYondr, a new app is basically looking to keep you from using your phone at all while you’re actually watching an artist onstage.
Chinese Dissident Artist Unveils Exhibition On Alcatraz Island Spotlighting Crackdowns On Free SpeechAn exhibition by a Chinese artist which spotlights government stifling of free speech – and featuring the use of more than one million Lego pieces - was unveiled on Alcatraz Island Wednesday.
Leaked Celebrity Nude Photos To Be Featured At Florida Art ExhibitHacked photos of famous celebrities will take center stage at an upcoming art exhibit.
Con Artists Keep Track Of Victims, Pass Names To Other Scammers In 'Sucker Lists'Fall for a scam once and there’s a good chance you’ll be targeted again.
Lorde Announces 2014 Tour Dates With Stop In OaklandGrammy-Nominated Lorde heads out on a North American tour in the spring of 2014
Pitbull To Host American Music AwardsJust before he hits the SAP Center stage for 99.7 [NOW!]'s Triple Ho Show 4.0</a>, rapper Pitbull will host the American Music Awards...
Celebrated Pied Piper Mural Makes Comeback At SF Palace HotelThe cocktails were flowing Thursday evening at The Palace Hotel, in celebration of the return of the Pied Piper of Hamelin mural.
'Star Wars' Designer Ralph McQuarrie Dead At 82Ralph McQuarrie, the artist whose conceptual paintings were instrumental in designing the landmark "Star Wars" films, has died at age 82...