Sunday, September 3rd – 7:30-10:00 pm
Mitch Polzak & The Royal Deuces
Bring $10 for the band and $10 for hurricane relief – through the Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund established by Houston mayor Sylvester Turner and administered by the Greater Houston Community Foundation.
Mitch Polzak is one swingin’ cat! Wait ’til you hear him smoke that pig with lightning speed. His trio is the toast of rockabilly festivals, county fairs, bars and clubs throughout the Bay Area and the Central Valley, as well as the Club Deluxe over on Haight, Blondies over on Valencia, and now, Bird & Beckett!
Hank’s been on the scene for a couple decades at least, playing lead guitar and bass, singing, all manner of country music, swing for dancers, whatever requires a fabulous stage presence and consummate skill and talent.
As for Mr. K.O.? Kenny “The Haiku Cowboy” Owen? All defer to this legend of the country music circuit. He’s a granddaddy of the scene, and the proud granddad of at least one or two little ones out in Texas or some such place. We know him, we love him, and no combo leader need have a moment’s doubt when he’s settled in behind his kit.
You’re gonna like this band, if you don’t already.
Visit Mitch’s site and get ready for one fabulous night of rip-roarin’ rockabilly and country classics: http://www.mitchpolzak.com/
Available Now at Bird & Beckett
Hot off the press from your neighborhood bookshop just in time for the lame duck period. 75 million voters, and counting, have rejected fascism and lies. 70 million haven’t yet made that commitment. Bully Goat’s Bluff might change a few of their minds.
Fits nicely in an invitation envelope for mailing. Fits in a pocket as well.
~~ Poetry as philosophy to plumb the deeper truths of these times ~~
$15 and worth every penny
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Jerry Ferraz is a keystone of
the Bird & Beckett cultural edifice, built by you through your decades-long love and support.
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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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