653 Chenery Street
in San Francisco's Glen Park neighborhood

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Open to walk-in trade and browsing
Tuesday to Sunday
noon to six


Live Streams every weekend!
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But nothing beats being in the room
with the music & the musicians!

Tuesday, October 2nd – 7:30-9:30 pm
Aloha Uke Squad Playalong!

Anybody can play uke! And it’s nothing but wholesome fun, that can be put into service to fight the power, relieve the stress of our times or just have a blast. It’s the latter that will be topmost on everybody’s minds Tuesday night!

Bring your uke and join in on some simple tunes, or bust out a virtuoso piece of your own… or just come to sing or hum along…

The Aloha Uke Squad is kindly organizing the festivities and collecting funds to benefit the bookshop. Throw in five or ten bucks if you can, or fifty if you’ve got the scratch. It all helps…

Below, members of the Ukulele Resistance Brigade  at an in-store recording session of “Kids in Cages” and “You Poor Racist.” Marching on!

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The Bird & Beckett Cultural Legacy Project

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.

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The Independent Musicians Alliance

Gigging musicians! You have nothing to lose but your lack of a collective voice to achieve fair wages for your work!
The IMA can be a conduit for you, if you join in to make it work.


Read more here - Andy Gilbert's Feb 25 article about the IMA from KQED's site

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