653 Chenery Street
in San Francisco's Glen Park neighborhood

[email protected]

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


Live Streams every weekend!
Refresh your browser
to catch a show in progress!
Visit our Facebook page or
YouTube channel!

But nothing beats being in the room
with the music & the musicians!

Get in with the in crowd!
Eric & the In Crowd invite you
to join the party every second Friday
Find your happy hour with them
this evening, May 12th, 5:30-8:00pm!

Piano professor & all around good time guy Eric Shifrin has been calling the in crowd to assembly all over this town for decades — in bars and boites, saloons and salons, dives, diners and, as it turns out, the deep piney woods of Santa Cruz.

If you come out to Glen Park tonight, you’re sure of a big surprise!

Eric & the In Crowd
entertain the Bird & Beckett regulars
every 2nd Friday, 5:30-8:00pm.

Now, them’s some happy hours and more!

Eric Shifrin, piano
Gino Raugi, guitar
Dan Seamans, bass
Mike Strunk, drums

The halcyon days of Santa Cruz in the ’70s, revisited by a wonderful aggregation
of long-time friends & bandstand colleagues, plus some special guests.
And you! At Bird & Beckett you’re always in with the in crowd!

Remember, you’ll never go wrong on Fridays if you byob and a twenty for the band.
In any case, pay what you can to help us put food on their table!

Really, it would be mean of them, and insufficient, to eat slugs to survive!
Matthew Perifano would be bereft!


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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.

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