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Burger Boogaloo Brings ’60s, ’70s Sounds to Mosswood

The guys who want to keep the world safe for real rock ’n’ roll say the Oakland festival is their favorite bash.
June 27, 2018

The Return of Rob Schneiderman

Schneiderman fell in love with mathematics between gigs with legendary improvisers such as trumpeter Chet Baker, trombonist J.J. Johnson, and saxophonist James Moody.
June 25, 2018

Valerie Troutt Has Many Sides

Troutt sees her music as a vehicle for communal celebration and spiritual sustenance more than a forum for personal charisma.
June 18, 2018

New Guidebook Series Makes the Pacific Coat Trail More Accessible

A new four-volume set on the PCT from Mountaineer Press appeals to all hikers, not just those wanting to hike through from Mexico to Canada.
June 12, 2018

Jethro Tull Plays the Greek

The prog rock folksters are celebrating 50 years of making music.
June 01, 2018

George Cotsirilos Becomes a Full-Time Musician

For more than 40 years, he was a lawyer and law professor with a side gig as a composer and jazz guitarist, which is his main gig now.
May 31, 2018

New Music From Henry Kaiser

May 15, 2018

Radio-Active Latin Jazz

Pianist Arturo O’Farrill is at the center of a bona fide Latin jazz dynasty, but he didn’t embrace his family legacy until well into adulthood.
May 10, 2018

Celebrate Art, Music, and Dance in May

The inaugural Oakland Art Month hosts visual and performing arts events all month long throughout The Town.
May 01, 2018

Vieux Farka Touré Comes the Freight

The Mali guitarist is promoting the release of his latest album, Six Degrees Records, Samba.
April 19, 2018