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Why Music Sounds Bad Or Good: Your Brain Knows The Next Note

As the concert begins, your brain is anticipating some essential properties of the sound and may even be adjusting what you will hear toward what you are expecting, all in milliseconds.

06/10/2015

Justin Rose at the World Golf Championships Cadillac Match Play at TPC Harding Park in San Francisco (credit: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

How Science Helps Golfers Drain Those Tricky Putts

Tips from physics, physiology, and maybe even music can help you improve your score…

06/10/2015

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Treasure Island Music Festival Announces 2015 Lineup Feat. The National And Deadmau5

See the full lineup and ticketing information here.

06/09/2015

Steve Longo, member of an all-deaf rock group. (Photo credit: Mike Sugerman)

Hayward Musician Inspires As Guitarist For All-Deaf Rock Band

A man who was inspired by The Beatles as a kid did not let his deafness stop him from pursuing a career in music. Mike Sugerman reports in his About The Bay segment.

06/08/2015

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Interview: Zella Day Talks Festival Fashion & Wardrobe Malfunctions at BottleRock

Zella Day revealed to Jayn how she almost had a wardrobe malfunction while seeing her hit “Hypnotic” on the #BottleRock Napa Valley stage! Watch the full interview here!

05/31/2015

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Interview: ZZ Ward Talks Wine & New Music at BottleRock Napa Valley

ZZ Ward sat down with Jayn at BottleRock Napa Valley drinking wine before a show and her appearance at the Culinary Stage…

05/31/2015

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BottleRock Napa 2015: Complete Survival Guide, Transit, Set Times, Chefs, Bands

BottleRock Napa 2015 kicks off Friday and continues through Sunday. Here are some helpful tips and links for your weekend in Napa!

05/29/2015

BottleRock Stage (credit: Bob McClenahan/BottleRock Napa Valley)

Is There A Good Way To Get To Bottle Rock?

Looking for the secret, traffic-free way to get to BottleRock music festival in Napa this weekend? Good luck with that.

05/29/2015

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‘Eyeball’ Mask, Classic Album Cover Of ‘The Residents’ Stolen From SF Man

A highly valuable mask and album cover from avante-garde band The Residents was stolen from a San Francisco man earlier this month after thieves intercepted a package, police said Friday.

05/22/2015

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What David Letterman & His ‘Late Show’ Meant To Music

David Letterman was your taste-maker older brother who shared his favorite music nightly like a perfectly curated mixtape.

05/19/2015

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