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BETTY YU AT GRAMMYS: Music Industry Greats Mourn The Death Of NBA Great Kobe BryantMusic Industry Greats Mourn The Death Of NBA Great Kobe Bryant
Celebrities At Grammys Mourn MambaCelebrities had heavy hearts as they walked down the red carpet of the 62nd Annual GRAMMY awards. KPIX's Betty Yu talks with Billy Ray Cyrus, Keith Urban, Rick Ross, Yo Gotti and Smokey Robinson about the passing of Kobe Bryant, his 13-year-old daughter Gianna. They were among 9 people who died in a helicopter crash Sunday in Calabasas. (1-26-2020)
KPIX 5's Betty Yu At Grammys; Sean “Diddy” Combs Rips Music Industry At Clive Davis BashSean “Diddy” Combs called out the Grammy Awards for dissing rap and R&B stars in its major categories in a blazing speech
KPIX 5's Betty Yu At Grammys; Stars Gather For MusiCares Pre-Grammys BashStars of the music industry gathered Friday for the annual MusiCares pre-Grammy benefit bash that honored legendary rockers Aerosmith.
Stars Come Out For Clive Davis's Pre-Grammy Bash Honoring DiddyBetty Yu was on the red carpet when the stars came out for Clive Davis's Pre-Grammy party honoring Diddy.
Bay Area Recording Engineer Leslie Ann Jones May Take Home Another GrammyBay Area recording engineer Leslie Ann Jones may bring home another Grammy Sunday night. Betty Yu tells us she's nominated for an out-of-this-world creation, commissioned by NASA.
Death Angel's Rob Cavestany's Thrash Guitar Dreams Made RealDeath Angel lead guitarist Rob Cavestany showed KPIX 5's Betty Yu some of his 9 custom guitars, crafted specifically for Cavestany by acclaimed luthier Grover Jackson. (1-25-20)

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SF Sketchfest Comes To A Big FinishThe SF Sketchfest wraps up its 19th edition this weekend, closing out another stellar year of comedy with appearances by Fred Armisen, Thomas Middleditch, 'Freestyle Love Supreme' and more.
British Ska Great Brings Band Back To Bay AreaSinger and principle songwriter Dave Wakeling brings his line-up of the English Beat to the Cornerstone in Berkeley Sunday for a sold-out night of ska classics.
Avant-Garde Giant Laurie Anderson Holds Residency At SFJAZZA rare avant-garde artist who managed to cross over to mainstream pop success, SFJAZZ Resident Artistic Director performs a series of shows with varied collaborators at Miner Auditorium this weekend.
SF Sketchfest Enters Final Week Of ProgrammingThe 19th annual SF Sketchfest moves into its final week Tuesday with tributes to comics Kevin Nealon and Phoebe Robinson and a host of stand-up and sketch comedy shows.
SF Sketchfest Delivers Laughs In Second WeekendThe 19th annual SF Sketchfest continues into it's second weekend of programming with appearances by actor Crispin Glover, the stars of "Mystery Science Theater 3000" and comic icons George Wallace and Sandra Bernhard.
All-Star Heavy Rock Quartet From LA Visits Bay AreaLos Angeles-based heavy rock outfit All Souls comes to the Bay Area to play a pair of shows in Santa Cruz and South San Francisco this weekend.
Brazilian Troubadours Team For Show At Berkeley's UC TheatreEstablished Brazilian songwriters Seu Jorge and Rogê preview songs from their forthcoming collaborative album and draw on tunes from throughout their respective solo careers when they perform at the UC Theatre in Berkeley Sunday.
Local Punk Luminaries Play Birthday Party At Winters TavernA 50th birthday party at Winters Tavern in Pacifica featuring veteran Bay Area punk bands Victims Family and Kicker is sure to draw a crowd of faithful fans this Friday night.
Local All-Star Orchestra Plays Classic Soundtracks For SF SketchfestVeteran bandleader and keyboard/trumpet player Marc Capelle plays two nights at the Chapel with his Red Room Orchestra starting Friday, performing music from "Boogie Nights" and "Twin Peaks" as part of the 19th annual SF Sketchfest.