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The Sonoma Raceway. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Owners Of Sonoma Raceway Looking To Bring Massive 4-Day Music Festival To The North Bay

The plan calls for permitting up to 55,000 people per day for the festival, although Sonoma County officials say the proposal is still in the early stages.

02/25/2015

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Killer Tofu: Local Label Father/Daughter Has Real Life Bands Cover Famous Fictional Songs

When press started rolling in for Father/Daughter‘s first Faux Real Compilation last Record Store Day, label founder Jessi Frick knew she was on to a good thing. Record Store Day’s arbitrary process for selecting exactly what albums get […]

02/11/2015

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Remembering The Jacka: Local Venues And Musicians Pay Their Respects

Last night, Bay Area rapper The Jacka was killed by a gunshot in Oakland.

02/03/2015

Rick Richards addresses the percussion students at Bancroft Middle School. (CBS)

Jefferson Award Winner ‘Keeps Music Rockin” For San Leandro Schools

Some call him the Santa Claus of the San Leandro schools’ music program. If teachers and students need something, he finds a way to grant their wish, making him this week’s Bay Area Jefferson Award winner.

01/28/2015

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San Francisco State Of Mind: Billy Joel Concert Set For September 5 At AT&T Park

It is the first time in more than four decades that the legendary musician has played in San Francisco.

01/21/2015

Live music at Red Devil Lounge in San Francisco, which closed in early 2014. (Red Devil Lounge/Facebook)

San Francisco Supervisor Proposes Legislation To Protect City’s Live Music Venues From Closing

Supervisor London Breed is hoping her legislation will keep the music playing at long-standing entertainment venues across the city.

12/17/2014

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15 Things To Do In The Bay Area — Week Of November 29th – December 7th

Raiders v. 49ers, yoga, Joan Baez, Rita Moreno, comedy, and fresh produce. Lots of free and inexpensive stuff to do in the Bay Area!

11/25/2014

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15 Things To Do In The Bay Area — Week Of November 23rd-November 30th

Gardening… underwater, tree lightings, food, ghosts, and the Turkey Waddle are all things you can do this week, mostly free!

11/20/2014

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Lucky SF Uber Riders Can Roll In A Spotify-Equipped Car Alongside Real, Live Musicians, Matt & Kim

Some San Francisco Uber customers are going to get the ride of their lives, Friday, thanks to the rideshare company’s partnership with Spotify.

11/20/2014

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Linda Ronstadt Talks About Disease That Silenced Her Grammy-Winning Singing Voice

A multiple Grammy Award winning voice has been silenced by a debilitating disease. Now, Linda Ronstadt opens up about her life in an exclusive interview.

11/14/2014

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