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American blues musician B.B. King performs December 12, 1989 at the Bercy concert hall in Paris.  AFP PHOTO BERTRAND GUAY   (Photo credit: BERTRAND GUAY/AFP/Getty Images)

B.B. King Considered Standing Ovation From Bunch Of ‘Hippies’ In San Francisco A Career Breakthrough

In 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.

05/15/2015

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‘Pumpkinstein’ Pumpkins Grown To Resemble Frankenstein’s Head In High Demand For Halloween

Pumpkins grown inside plastic molds to resemble Frankenstein’s head are in high demand for Halloween.

09/29/2014

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Thieves Caught On Video Smashing Store Windows, Stealing Over $9,000 Worth Of Electric Bikes In San Francisco

San Francisco police are investigating a smash-and-grab at an electric bike shop Monday morning.

09/29/2014

Ramen (credit: The Good, The Dad, and the Baby)

Ramen Fest Takes Over San Francisco’s Japantown

Head over to SF this weekend for a warm bowl with fresh ingredients, packed with flavor…

07/18/2014

Maya Angelou (credit: Jemal Countess/Getty Images for AWRT)

Maya Angelou Life Celebration To Be Held At Glide Memorial Church

A celebration of life for poet Maya Angelou will be held on Sunday…

06/10/2014

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San Francisco’s Fauxchella: The Afghan Whigs, Broken Bells, QOTSA & More

Missing Coachella? This year, the festival comes to you! 99.7 [NOW!] has details…

04/11/2014

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Haim Kicks Off Tour at SF’s Sold-Out Fillmore Show

“Now all we want to do is jam for you,” Este Haim told the Fillmore crowd…

04/11/2014

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Prince Reigns Over Two Sold Out Shows At The Fillmore

On-air jock, Mary Diaz of 99.7 [NOW!] reviews Prince & 3rdEyeGirl performances…

03/21/2014

Acoustic 4 a Cure

Local Rock Luminaries Join Forces To Find A Cure

Metallica, Sammy Hagar, Green Day and more team-up to benefit UCSF Children’s Hospital

03/18/2014

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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