653 Chenery Street
in San Francisco's Glen Park neighborhood

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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!

Sunday, February 13 – 8pm
Trio: Bruce Forman / Al Obidinski / Vince Lateano

Up on holiday from his Central California Coast hacienda, guitarslinger Bruce Forman, creator of the cowbop genre and late of the Jazz at Pearl’s house band back in its 1980s heyday — when Vince Lateano anchored the scene from his drumkit — rides into town for a trio date with Vince on drums and Al Obidinski on bass.

Can’t fail to please! Better call for a reservation! 415-586-3733. Bring a $20 to help us pay the band!  Read up on Bruce here!

Viewable live on the Bird & Beckett YouTube channel or Facebook page. If you’re watching it online, please donate per the information on the screen to help us pay the muscians and to support the music & venue! Video here.


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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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