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A Cappella Broadway Show 'In Transit' Hits High Note

Jan 15
What was once a niche music style has now gone mainstream. A cappella performers make all their harmonies with just their voices and mouths.

Hot Beats :: From Radio to the Club, A Fresh Take on What We Are Hearing Right Now!

By Ryan Edwards | Jan 15
Look, I'm 36 years old, so today's pop music just doesn't cut it with me. I'm at the age when Sexy Otter meets Bitter B!tch. In my day, the Chainsmokers were my friends and me at 5 a.m. walking from the Coliseum to the Copa.

Iggy Pop, the 'Godfather of Punk'

Jan 14
Whether he's posing nude for New York art students or rocking out on tour, the "Godfather of punk" bares it all.

Beat Box

By Jimmy Newsum | Dec 31
Here are some of the best songs to usher in winter and kick 2017 off on a high note.

How an 11-Year-Old Prodigy Composed an Opera

Dec 29
Alma Deutscher began playing the piano when she was two, and violin at age three. Now she's written and composed her first opera.

Don Henley on The Eagles and Rise to Fame

Dec 26
The Eagles formed in the early 1970s, and in the decades that followed, the band helped define classic rock on the radio.

Artists, Officials Clash Over Safety of Underground Venues

By Michael R. Blood | Dec 26
The scene is alternately inclusive, welcoming artists and fans of all demographics, and exclusive, since by definition it's hard to find if you don't know where to look.

James Taylor Reflects on His Life and Music Career

Dec 25
Five-time Grammy winner James Taylor was one of this year's Kennedy Center Honorees, celebrated for his contributions to American culture.

BARchive :: Keep On Rocking in the Queer World

By Michael Flanagan | Dec 25
Rock and roll was tied up in my concept of what San Francisco was even before I moved here, but when I first visited in 1978, punk and New Wave were the dominant forces.

Singing Out Proud :: Ringing in the New Year with 'American Idol's Rayvon Owen

By Lisa Lipsey | Dec 25
Outside of his advocacy work, since stepping out of his 38 city tour with "American Idol LIVE!," Owen has been on a 60-city college tour, performing at Pride Festivals and Jazz Festivals from coast to coast -- now he's coming to Martinis Above Fourth.

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