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)
Aerosmith Honored at Pre-Grammy Awards BenefitAt MusiCares Person of the Year benefit in Los Angeles, musicians from all genres turned out Friday night to pay tribute to Aerosmith. Betty Yu reports. (1-24-20)
Bay Area Metal Band Death Angel Earns Grammy NominationDeath Angel, a Bay Area thrash-metal band that has been through hell and back over the course of nearly four decades, is now up for their first Grammy Award. Betty Yu reports. (1-23-20)
Bay Area Metal Band Death Angel Earns Grammy NominationDeath Angel, a Bay Area thrash-metal band that has been through hell and back over the course of nearly four decades, is now up for their first Grammy Award. Betty Yu reports. (1-23-20)
Napa Staple Bottlerock Festival Unveils Big Acts For 2020 LineupFive stages, 80 bands and an expected attendance of 120,000 makes Bottlerock in Napa one of the largest music festivals in the state. But it wasn't always the mega success it is today. Don Ford reports. (1-6-2020)
Grammy-Nominated East Bay Children's Music Group Wants To Inspire GenerationsA group in the East Bay that produces music for and by children has been nominated for a Grammy Award for the second straight year, but the young musicians have a larger goal in mind: they want to change the world. John Ramos reports. (1-5-2020)
Linda Ronstadt, Michael Tilson Thomas Honored at 42nd Kennedy Center CeremonyTwo more celebrated San Francisco artists have been recognized by the prestigious Kennedy Center Honors. Jackie Ward reports. (12-13-19)
Kaiser-Sponsored S.F. Ballet Class Brings New Hope to Parkinson's PatientsA new class of dancers, inspired by Tchaikovsky's music from the holiday classic "Nutcracker," are fighting against a serious degenerative neurological condition. (12-5-19)
Don't Miss Tisha Campbell & Tachina Arnold Co-Hosts Of BET's Soul Train Awards!BR's Jan Mabry chats up co-hosts Tisha Campbell and Tachina Arnold, from the 90s hit show Martin, just hours before the curtain goes up at the BET Soul Train Awards. Big fun... don't miss it!
Pittsburg Elementary Teacher Reworks Hit Lizzo Song Lyrics To Teach Kids TeamworkA Bay Area teacher put a creative spin on Lizzo's hit song "Truth Hurts" to teach her students how to get along.  (11-5-2019)
Oakland Rapper Keak Da Sneak Returns Home From Prison With New OutlookOakland rapper Keak Da Sneak, best known for hits like "Super Hyphy" and "Tell Me When To Go" with E-40, is back home. The Hyphy Movement leader is back in the recording studio doing what he loves. Betty Yu reports. (10-6-2019)
Gifted Guitarist Jason Becker Doesn't Let ALS Stop Him From Creating MusicThe paralyzing condition ALS, or Lou Gehrig's Disease, cut short the rise of a young guitarist living in Richmond. But ti didn't end his love of music or the inspiration he gives to others. John Ramos reports. (10-6-2019)
Video: Huge Crowd Of Fare Evaders Caught Leaving Rolling Loud FestivalCell phone video showing dozens of fare evaders jumping the gates after leaving the Rolling Loud Festival in Oakland Saturday night has been seen tens of thousands of times on Twitter in a matter of hours. Betty Yu reports. (9-29-2019)
Bay Area Rocker Eddie Money Dies at 70Eddie Money, the former New York City police officer who rose to rock fame with such hits as ‘Two Tickets to Paradise’ has died at the age of 70, his family announced Friday. Allen Martin reports. (9-13-19)
Metallica and S.F. Symphony Rock Chase CenterIt was a night of firsts for fans, for Metallica and for the San Francisco Symphony -- the first-ever concert at Chase Center. Betty Yu was there. (9-6-19)
Locals Weigh Routes to Chase Center on Eve of Metallica ConcertWith Metallica set to play there on Friday, it’s finally time to put 18,000 people inside Chase Center. Wilson Walker reports. (9-5-19)
San Jose Jazz Summer Fest Adds Security in Wake of Gilroy TragedySan Jose mayor Sam Liccardo echoed the sentiments of many in the South Bay, tweeting: "we will not allow the recent violence that has terrorized our nation undermine our collective passion for coming together." Maria Medina reports. (8-9-19)
Outside Lands Blazes New Trail to Permit Pot for 1st TimeOrganizers have filed an application with the state cannabis office to allow marijuana sales and consumption at this year's Outside Lands festival in Golden Gate Park. Joe Vazquez reports. (7-26-19)
Pianists Perform In Front Of Crowds At SF Botanical GardenPianists play in the open air in front of crowds and beautiful flowers at the San Francisco Botanical Garden. Joe Vasquez reports. (7-14-2019)
Jay-Z Partners With Bay Area Cannabis Company As Brand StrategistHip-hop's first billionaire is breaking into the cannabis industry and he's chosen a San Jose company to partner with, the CEO confirmed Tuesday. Maria Medina reports. (7-9-2019)
Bottlerock Festival Gets Rocking Fueled by Wine and SelfiesFriday was the first night of Bottlerock which has placed Napa on the map of not-to-be-missed music festivals nationwide. Katie Nielsen reports. (5-24-19)
San Francisco's Famed Beach Blanket Babylon To End After 45 Year Run"No, it's not about money. I just felt it was time to go out on top because the show deserves to go out on top," said Jo Schuman Silver, the show's producer. (4-17-2019)
Beach Blanket Babylon, San Francisco's Famed Musical Revue, To End This YearSan Francisco's famed musical revue show Beach Blanket Babylon is closing its doors at the end of this year after a 45 year run, the show's producer announced on Wednesday. Ken Bastida reports. (4-17-2019)
Rock Superstar Sting Promotes New Stage Show Coming to San FranciscoOne of the most recognizable rock stars of the last 30 years is in San Francisco promoting his latest venture into musical theater. Sting is starring in his own production called "The Last Ship." Len Ramirez reports. (3-28-19)

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