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, August 14 – 5pm
Second Sundays Sin & Celebration
Todd Swenson’s This Side Up
featuring Derek Evans

Soul singer extraordinaire Derek Evans and guitar master Todd Swenson make This Side Up a band whose contents will not settle upon shipment. Come & get stirred up, little darlin’s! You’ve got a deluxe experience in store…

$20 cash cover, and an extra fiver if you’ve got it. Five great musicians making you feel like a million bucks. Guaranteed.

BYOB. No need to curb your enthusiasm!

Todd Swenson, guitar
Derek Evans, vocals
Ian Ratzer, keyboard
Paul Olguin, bass
Ken Owen, drums

Below, that’s Ken Owen looking a lot like Robin Roth…
Anyone recollecting that aggregation’s latest outing gets a prize.

Extra points for horizontal stripes on Sunday.

You can find the live stream on Bird & Beckett’s
YouTube channel or Facebook page.
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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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