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!

Saturday, May 21st – Rent Party Off Site for Bird & Beckett!

April is the cruelest month, and so…

Jerry Ferraz is hosting a rent party for Bird & Beckett!

It’s in his backyard out on Mission Street, a few blocks south of Cortland

Call the bookshop at 415-586-3733 to RSVP & get the address


Saturday, May 21st – 1 pm to 7 pm
It’s a benefit, so bring your checkbook!
~~Off site! Not at the bookshop! (see above)~~

Help the bookshop meet the bills!
“No-host” bar, with proceeds to the bookshop,
AND the bucket will be passed!


On the house…
live jazz!
plus Jerry’s famous chili,
salad and garlic bread!

Vince Lateano Trio
with Jordan Samuels, guitar and Frank Tusa, bass


Jazz Jam Session   4:45-7:00 pm
with The Vinnie Rodriguez Rhythm Section
Neil Kelly, guitar – Adam Thompson, bass

musicians bring your axes!




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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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