Bill Cosby Sentenced To 3-10 Years In Prison In Sexual Assault Case A Pennsylvania judge sentenced Bill Cosby to 3-10 years in prison in the wake of his conviction in April for sexual assault.
Meet Darryl V. Jones and Halili Knox From 'Detroit 67'Darryl V. Jones and Halili Knox talk to BR about their new play, 'Detroit 67' set during the turbulent days of the Detroit riots playing at Aurora Theatre, in Berkeley.
Asahara Ekundayo Gallery Opens In OaklandBR's Christin Ayers gets a sneak peek inside the new Ashara Ekundayo Gallery, a new art space in Oakland dedicated to the creativity of Black women.
Don't Miss 'On Your Feet!' Based On The Music Of Emilio & Gloria EstefanNancy Ticotin talks about her role as Gloria Estefan's mom in the new smash Broadway hit, 'On Your Feet' playing at SHN Golden Gate Theatre through October 7.
Glenn Close Talks About Her Role In 'The Wife'Glenn Close talks to Bay Area Focus host Michelle Griego about her role in the new movie, 'The Wife.'
Don't Miss PUSHFest 2018 In San FranciscoPUSH Lab choreographers Courtney Hope and Hien Hyunh talk to BAF about PUSHFest 2018, happening September 29 -30, at ODC Theatre in San Francisco. For more information go to pushdance.org/festival.
Don't Miss: 10th Annual Cine+Mas San Francisco Latino Film FestivalCine+Mas SF co-director Rocio Salazar talks to Bay Area Focus host Michelle Griego about the upcoming film festival showcasing filmmakers from Latin America and beyond.
Itzhak Perlman Stars At San Francisco Symphony Opening Night GalaSF Symphony Gala co-chairs Michael Nguyen-Hormel and James Hormel talk to Bay Area Focus host Michelle Griego about the opening night event.
SiriusXM Is Buying Oakland-Based Pandora In $3.5 Billion DealSiriusXM is buying Pandora in a $3.5 billion all-stock deal.
Cosby Prosecutor Asks For 5 To 10 Years In PrisonProsecutors on Monday asked a judge to sentence Bill Cosby to five to 10 years in prison for drugging and sexually assaulting a woman, while his lawyer argued that the 81-year-old comedian is too old and frail to serve time behind bars.
SF Library Celebrates SWANA: Southwest Asia & North African CultureDiscover Southwest Asia and North African culture throughout September at the San Francisco Library. Cristina Mitra, the library's Family Engagement Coordinator tells BAF about SWANA.
British Hard Rock And Metal Giants Take Over ShorelineTwo of the biggest and most influential British bands from the '70s bring their tandem tour to the Shoreline Amphitheatre Saturday when hard-rock heavyweights Deep Purple and metal pioneers Judas Priest share the stage.
SFJAZZ Hosts Hammond Organ SummitThe SFJAZZ Center will host a celebration of the Hammond B-3 organ this weekend, spotlighting such virtuoso keyboard talents as Joey DeFrancesco, Ronnie Foster and Reuben Wilson over the course of a hard-grooving four-day festival.
Theatrical Punk/Metal Bands Team Up For Local ShowsTwo of the Bay Area's most entertaining concept-driven, costumed punk/metal acts team up for three Northern California shows this weekend when East Bay action-adventure heroes ArnoCorps are joined by Santa Cruz's fearsome A Band of Orcs in Sacramento, San Francisco and San Jose.
CBS SF Talks To Exodus Drummer Tom HuntingDrummer and founding member of Bay Area thrash-metal heroes Exodus Tom Hunting talks about the band's upcoming show as part of the 30th anniversary celebration for Slim's, plans for a new album and a funk side project.
Monolithic Doom-Metal Tour Comes To OaklandThree of stoner/doom metal's leading lights team up for a West Coast tour that returns to the Bay Area Saturday when Oregon-based trio YOB shares the stage with SF heavyweights Acid King and rising Sacramento band CHRCH at the Oakland Metro.
Jazz Pianist Sarah McKenzie Brings Paris To The Lesher CenterSarah McKenzie talks to Bay Area Focus Michelle Griego about music and her upcoming world premiere concert, 'San Francisco Paris of the West.'
Local All-Stars Pay Tribute To Classic Album At SweetwaterBandleader and multi-instrumentalist Marc Capelle brings a tribute to Dr. John's classic 1968 debut 'Gris Gris' to life this Saturday at Sweetwater Music Hall with an all-star cast of local jazz and rock players.
Fuzzed-Out Psych Heavyweights Team Up For SJ And SF ShowsThree stalwarts of the California psychedelic scene team up for a pair of Bay Area concerts in San Jose and San Francisco when San Diego riff rockers Radio Moscow are joined by local heroes Glitter Wizard and Feral Ohms.
CBS SF Talks To Trey Spruance Of Secret Chiefs 3CBS SF recently caught up with former Mr. Bungle guitarist and Secret Chiefs 3 leader Trey Spruance to discuss his band's upcoming performance as part of avant garde composer John Zorn's 65th birthday celebration at the Chapel this Sunday.