Open daily 11-7 & every Friday until 9

653 Chenery Street
in San Francisco's Glen Park

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Stay tuned for the next B&B benefit party in Jerry Ferraz's backyard! Here's some video of the last one!

oop bop

Friday, November 1st – 5:30-8pm
Oop Bop Sh’Bam!
jazz in the bookshop
every Friday since October 2002

$20 per set donation is much appreciated… whatever you can manage! Flat broke? No problem, pay what you will…

Al Molina, trumpet
Jerry Logas, reeds, flute & vocals
Larry Chinn, piano
Dean Reilly, bass
Vince Lateano, drums


It’s loose, and it’s deep; at one and the same time. Come out and find out for yourself.

Oh, but bring your own bottle! We’ve got water, thanks to your tax dollars!
God helps the child…

Oh, and speaking of dollars? These are five professional musicians, four with six decades under their belt, one with three. We’re estimating here. But the point being, this is how they make their living– playing for you!

They call it playing, but it’s really a profession. Bring ten or twenty for the musicians.

Until socialism comes to America, it’s up to the rugged individual to pay the piper.

Love you madly. Thanks for being part of it!




Stuff about books!
Imagine that!

Click on the picture or the link below it
and read about what we have in mind, then send us your suggestions.

Our events are put on under the umbrella of the nonprofit Bird & Beckett Cultural Legacy Project (the "BBCLP"). That's how we fund our ambitious schedule of 300 or so concerts and literary events every year.

The BBCLP is a 501(c)(3) non-profit...
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