653 Chenery Street
in San Francisco's Glen Park neighborhood

1-415-586-3733
[email protected]

Stay tuned for the next B&B benefit party in Jerry Ferraz's backyard! Here's some video of the last one!

AOC with scott

Sunday, November 10th – 4:30pm
Americano Social Club
which way west?
Sunday concert series

$20 suggested donation; any amount appreciated

Michael Zisman, mandolin;
Jason Vanderford & Scott Foster, guitars;

Joe Kyle, Jr., bass.

Certainly the darlings of all San Franciscans who’ve ever witnessed their family ruckus at the Deluxe, the Americano Social Club is led by Michael Zisman on mandolin and features guitarists Jason Vanderford and Scott Foster and bassist Joe Kyle, Jr.
 

They play music for “la dolce vita”: a mix of romantic and eclectic melodies from all over the world. Charming and fantastic, both!

 

 

Books

Books

"It is in doubt and not in faith that the salvation of the world is to be found. Faith is a delusion and a snare: a pitfall, a prison. It intimidates the intellect. With fear of eternal damnation religion crushes intellectual activity; with hero worship it destroys individuality; with hopes for the beyond it prevents the growth of ideals for the present. It makes of us a race of intellectual cowards; it changes but little if any our daily conduct toward each other. But doubt sets us free."

-- Job Harriman, 1902

 

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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