Monthly Archives: September 2011

Shana tova to Essence Goldman

I have a correspondence and friendship with the SF based singer songwriter Essence Goldman who I last saw perform leading a toddlers and parents sing-along at Blue Bear Continue reading

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The Lisen Stromberg Center for The Performing Arts

three stages of amazement: the house, the hair, the hummous Continue reading

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Jazz Ska Attack 2011

i babble on about josh Continue reading

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consortium views arts as engines of recovery

consortium views arts as engines of recovery Continue reading

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Deerhoof at SFMOMA

Who was the funny dude with the glasses and the bow-tie? Continue reading

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Nancy Shepherd declares “No Yawping Zone”!

Very few people except possibly Mubarak, Bashir and I were listening when a Palo Alto council member ended a meeting by calling for a stifling of democracy here. Afraid? Not. Continue reading

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The Last Picture Waltz: tragedy or comedy? (Josephine Baker says its alright!)

we strut, we say our lines, and then we leave, or something like that Continue reading

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