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Charli XCX (L) and Iggy Azalea (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

The Outbreak: Viral Videos of The Week

Father & daughter team sings Iggy Azalea’s “Fancy,” Turlock teen moonwalks like MJ + more viral videos!

05/23/2014

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Hugh Laurie Reveals Bay Area Tour Dates With The Copper Bottom Band

In May, the actor/blues musician will perform at The Fillmore SF & Montalvo Arts Center in Saratoga

03/26/2014

Legendary bluesman B.B. King, who had recently turned 88, continues to play on the road. In 2012, he performed at the White House (credit: CBS News)

At 88, The King of The Blues Is Still Rocking Audiences

Blues guitar legend B.B. King — who played with Eric Clapton and U2 — has been performing for several decades and shows no signs of stopping…

09/18/2013

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Mardi Gras Arrives At San Francisco’s Fillmore Street

As Fat Tuesday kicks off in New Orleans, a Mardi Gras celebration was held in San Francisco’s Fillmore District to celebrate the city’s contributions to jazz & blues music…

02/12/2013

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2012 Sounded Good: The Best Breakout Music Acts In The South Bay

Out of the many acts out there today, here are just a few bright and shining stars within our midst. They are the singers and artists of various musical genres who have made the biggest impression in 2012. Undoubtedly, we’ll be hearing and seeing more of these acts that have blown our minds and caused a stir in the South Bay.

12/27/2012

Antti Niemi of the San Jose Sharks. (Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Blues Overtake San Jose Sharks For 3-0 Win

Alex Pietrangelo had two goals, David Perron also scored with a two-man advantage and Andy McDonald added an assist in his return from a concussion that sidelined him for 51 games, sending the St. Louis Blues to a 3-0 victory over the San Jose Sharks on Sunday night.

02/12/2012

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Jazz Up Your Life At The Best Jazz Spots In San Francisco

They say more than two dozen styles of jazz exist in the world today. From ragtime and swing to classic and bebop, the evolution of jazz continues. Here are the best jazz spots you’ll find […]

02/02/2012

Legendary Singer Etta James Dies At 73

Legendary Singer Etta James Dies At 73

RIVERSIDE, CA (CBS/AP) Etta James, the legendary singer whose enduring hits include “At Last” and “Tell Mama,” has died at the age of 73. James’ longtime manager Lupe De Leon told The Associated Press the […]

01/20/2012

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About The Bay: Walk Of Fame To Honor Oakland’s Musical Past

These days, 7th St. tends to be drowned out by constant traffic. But that wasn’t always the case. There were clubs there, hosting the biggest names in blues music.

11/21/2011

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San Francisco’s Best Jazz And Blues Clubs

San Francisco is home to a thriving jazz and blues community. Whether you’re in the mood for a high-end date with some of the country’s best blues stars or the real thing in a neighborhood dive bar, these spots will lift your mood while bringing you the blues.

CBS San Francisco–09/14/2011

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