Don't Miss San Francisco Opera's 'The Marriage of Figaro'Bass-baritone Michael Sumuel, who plays Figaro, and soprano Nicole Heaston, who plays the Countess, talk to BR host Jan Mabry about this highly-entertaining opera about lust, power gossip and weddings.
Enjoy The Cool, Vocal Stylings Of Singer Sven SoderlandSinger Sven Soderland stopped by Bay Area Focus to share songs from his new album titled, 'Sven Soderland and the Masterful Orchestra.'
Goodbye, iTunes: Once-Revolutionary App Gone In Mac UpdateIt's time to bid farewell to iTunes, the once-revolutionary program that made online music sales mainstream and effectively blunted the impact of piracy.
Robert Hunter, Grateful Dead's Poetic Lyricist, Dead At 78Robert Hunter, the man behind the poetic and mystical words for many of the Grateful Dead's finest songs, has died at age 78.
Cars Legendary Lead Singer Ric Ocasek Dead At 75 Ric Ocasek, lead singer of The Cars, was found dead Sunday in his Manhattan home, authorities said.
PianFrancisco Places Pianos Under Golden Gate BridgeAs part of what it calls a "musical adventure," the organization PianFrancisco hid unexpected pianos under the Golden Gate Bridge so music could cut through Sunday's thick fog.
Steph Curry, Young Daughters Rendition Of 'Hamilton' Song Goes Viral Generally, NBA players fancy themselves as budding hip-hop stars. But it's singing a show tune that has a Steph Curry Youtube clip going viral.
Joao Gilberto, 'Father Of Bossa Nova' Dies, At 88Legendary Brazilian singer, guitarist and composer Joao Gilberto, who is considered one of the fathers of the Bossa Nova genre, has died.
Don't Miss The Stern Grove Festival Happening In SF June 16-August 18Stern Grove Festival's Chairman of the Board, Dr. Douglas Goldman talks to Bay Area Focus host Michelle Griego about this years lineup.
Don't Miss The Healdsburg Jazz FestivalGayle Sullivan, Vice Chair of the Board for the Healdsburg Jazz Festival talks to Bay Area Focus host Michelle Griego about the 2019 all-star lineup, including Carla Bley and more.
New Documentary Focuses On Famed Bay Area Rock Photographer Jim MarshallA new documentary screening this month at the San Francisco International Film Festival features a closeup look at Jim Marshall, who photographed the biggest names in rock 'n' roll history.
S.F. Police Say Boy's Violin Taken From Muni Bus Has Been RecoveredPolice said Thursday evening that a missing violin taken from a San Francisco Municipal Railway bus last month has been recovered.
If You Have Old Music, Pics, Videos On MySpace, They're GoneFifty million MP3s and countless more photos and videos uploaded and stored on MySpace by users are gone.
Women Dominated In Grammys Nominations -- Will They Win Tonight On KPIX 5?Janelle Monae remembers being frustrated at last year's Grammy Awards, where male acts dominated in nominations and the only woman competing for the night's top award, Lorde, didn't get a chance to perform onstage.
Nancy Pelosi Selfie Sensation At Clive Davis GalaThe audience at Clive Davis' white-hot gala included Barbra Streisand, Joni Mitchell and Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, but it was House Speaker Nancy Pelosi who got the most requests to take a selfie.