Sound practitioners believe the vibrations of metal gongs, chimes, and crystal bowls can lead to deep meditation and relaxation.
Plus, Amoeba Music to open High-Fidelity cannabis dispensary in Berkeley.
Aki Kumar brings Delta blues harmonica with Hindi vocals and sitars to Alameda.
RESPECT: Hip-Hop Style & Wisdom opens in March, casting a broad look at 50 years of hip-hop.
Plus, Alameda high schools hit with more racist graffiti and threats of violence.
An Oakland cannabis counselor notes that modern, powerful strains of marijuana can damage young people’s brains. But convincing youth to just say “no” is another matter.
Faith Yamato and son Wayne hope it will be soon, but city approval for engineering and electrical work are still in the works more than a year after fire gutted the restaurant.
Bandaloop has performed across the world and with A-list celebrities, but still prioritizes its Oakland roots.
Its new identity is inspired by midcentury American dinner parties.
It will celebrate the launch of owner-chef Octavio Diaz's new mole-in-a-jar.