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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to catch a show in progress!
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YouTube channel!

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

Monday, October 24th – 7pm
Tate Swindell engages author Hilary Holladay on her book
The Power of Adrienne Rich

Tate Swindell, researcher, writer and editor, engages his friend and colleague Hilary Holladay, author of a recent biography of poet Adrienne Rich  (1929-2012), in conversation about the poet and Holladay’s experience and process, diving into the complexities of Rich’s ever-evolving thought and expression.

If you can’t make it into the shop, you can catch the live stream on our
Facebook page or YouTube channel.

Can’t make it to the show but want to contribute?
Your donations to help pay the musicians and support the stream are much appreciated!

Adrienne Rich (1929-2012) published dozens of influential books in her long career, gaining notice as a poet throughout the 1950s and 1960s, and emerging as a crucial voice in the anti-war, women’s liberation and other major social movements of the 1970s. She was a complex and mercurial writer whose complexities and ideas continue to fascinate.


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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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