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SF’s Castro Theatre Losing Piece Of History To Build World’s Largest Digital Organ

The Castro Theatre plans to sell it’s famed Wurlitzer organ. Taking its place is a digital console with seven keyboards and over 800 stops — likely to be the largest of its kind in the world.

08/29/2014

A couple wearing face masks embrace at a previous Burning Man festival in Black Rock Desert, Nevada. (MIKE NELSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Woman Hit, Killed By Bus In ‘Tragic Accident’ At Burning Man

A woman died at the Burning Man festival in northern Nevada early Thursday morning after she was reportedly run over by a bus carrying festival goers.

08/28/2014

Prince (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Prince To Release Two New Albums On Same Day

The “Purple Rain” singer has been keeping busy…

08/25/2014

Empty paint buckets sit in a dumpster.  (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)

San Francisco’s ‘Bucket Man’ Went On An Expenses-Paid Trip To Europe— An Opportunity Of A Lifetime

San Francisco’s Bucket Man was offered the opportunity of a lifetime when he was sent on an all-expenses paid trip to Europe where his musical talents were acknowledged.

08/25/2014

Screen shot of SoundCloud website. (CBS)

Larry Magid: SoundCloud Will Start Paying Artists, Introduces Ads

SoundCloud will start paying artists and record companies whose music appears on the popular streaming site.

08/21/2014

The goods from Lumpia Cart. (credit: Joanne Boston)

15 Things To Do In The Bay Area, Many Free — Week Of August 24th-August 31st

Free music, free things to do with kids, Filipino food, and the Circus are all happening this week.

08/21/2014

Paul McCartney (credit: Larry Busacca/Getty Images)

9 Little Known Facts About Paul McCartney As He Closes Candlestick Park

As Paul McCartney plays his last–and THE last–concert at Candlestick Park, we look back at the first time McCartney played Candlestick, and the small concert at Cow Palace 50 years ago next week. Think you know you’re Beatles? From Beach Boys favorites, to Jelly Beans, to ambulances, test your knowledge on these 9 trivia bits.

08/14/2014

Joan Miller (right) teaches a piano lesson to student Fedra Britvic. (CBS)

Jefferson Award Winner Keeps Music From Being Silenced In Schools

When budget cuts began to slash music programs in the Mt. Diablo Unified School District, one woman jumped in to keep it from being silenced altogether. Now this Jefferson Award winner is helping keeping music alive for students.

08/13/2014

$470 For A Ride Home? ‘Surge’ Pricing Leads To Reports Of Shocking Uber Fares After Outside Lands

Uber prices surged to 500 percent of normal rates after Outside Lands music festival ended, and traffic nightmares began over the weekend. (More via LIVE 105)

08/11/2014

Nombe's Ramenburger & Avocado Fries (credit: CBS Local)

Where To Find Your Favorite Grub From ‘Outside Lands’

That Ramenburger taste still lingering? Need to know where to get it? Look no further than right here…

08/11/2014

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