“With its intimations of primal sacred cries, HowellDevine embodies elemental blues and boogie like juke joint prophets. Featuring Eliâ€™s Mile High Club-honed Joshua Howell on slide guitars, harmonica, and vocals, percussion expert Roll â€™Em Pete Devine on drums and washboard, and the relentlessly propulsive Joe Kyle Jr. on bass, the combo taps into red clay Delta roots while embracing fierce grooves that speak to urban realities. ”
–Andrew Gilbert, East Bay Express
Powerful music from a trio that’s the toast of venues up and down the coast and all around the festival circuit. It’s always a pleasure to have them back to Bird & Beckett. Nobody’s who heard HowellDevine is likely to have forgotten the experience.
$20 cash cover charge. Audience capacity is 20, so call for a reservation! 415-586-3733. Doors open at 4:45 for the 5pm show. Proof of vaccination & masks required. BYOB. Take in our shows on the Bird & Beckett FacebookÂ page orÂ YouTubeÂ channel.
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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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