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!

March 16-19: More books, more fun

Always books! Tuesday to Sunday, noon to six. Plenty of live music and such, mostly in the evenings, but sometimes overlapping the store hours. Always bring a twenty to help us pay the musicians. They should work for free?

Thursday, March 16 at 8:30pm, The Francis Wong Special Quartet ($20 cover)
with Francis Wong, saxophone; William Roper, tuba;
Scott Oshira, flute & electronics; Jordan Glenn, drums
with guest poet Lynn Huang

Friday, March 17 from 5:30-8pm, The Scott Foster Quintet ($25 requested)
with Kevin Rayhill, featured artist on piano,
Jim Peterson, sax; Scott Foster, guitar;
Dan Seamans bass, Bryan Bowman, drums

Saturday, March 18 from 7:30-9;30pm, Masha Campagne & Voz da Lapa ($20 cover)
with Masha Campagne, vocals/percussion;
Gaea Schell, flute; William Bohrer, guitar;
ercussion, tba

Sunday, March 19 from 5-7pm, the Vince Lateano Trio ($20 cover)
with Ben Stolorow, piano; Peter Barshay, bass;
Vince Lateano, drums



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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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