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!

Friday, February 11 – 7:30pm
Sam Priven Quintet
live jazz in the bookshop
live in the stream

Sam Priven, saxophone
Sam Klein-Markman, guitar
Omree Gal-Oz, piano
Dexter Williams, bass
Dillon Vado, drums

Saxophonist, band leader, composer and arranger Sam Priven has assembled a group of independent band leaders, each raised in the Bay Area, coming together to form a collective in which each contributes some music and direction to the band. Drummer Dillion Vado has a few bands including Never Weather and Table Trio; Omree Gal-Oz has a few projects he’s led; and so too does Sam Priven, whose bands include the saxophone trio called Third Light and the ensemble On Self Care.

$25 cash cover charge at the door; proof of vax, masks, please.
Sliding scale available. No one turned away for lack of funds,
only lack of seats. Audience capacity 20.
Reservations (held until showtime only), call 415-586-3733.
Doors open at 7:20 for the 7:30 show.

Need to take it in from home? Find the livestream at showtime on our YouTube channel or Facebook page. Donate per the info on screen to support the musicians, the music and the venue! Your support is crucial!


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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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