Apr 10, 2024

For the Record: Marin’s longest-running indie record store

A long-lost art form unto itself, the thrill of digging for vinyl records is slowly making a comeback. The idea of finding that live Weather Report vinyl one only heard about or that long out-of-print King Biscuit Flower Hour 10cc live CD—sometimes after an hour or more of looking in...
Jan 31, 2024

Chasing Cellos: Rebecca Roudman’s virtuosic musical ‘elasticity’

Rebecca Roudman is a busy woman. A classically trained cellist, many know her as the dynamic performer rocking the cello...
Jan 24, 2024

Time Capsule: Kingston Trio revives folk hits in Petaluma

Against all odds, three dangerously coordinated boomers are still singing and strumming the tunes of the Kingston Trio, nearly...
Jan 16, 2024

Marc Cohn: Embracing live performing again after pandemic hiatus

Marc Cohn is returning to live performing after a two-year hiatus due to the Covid-19 pandemic, and is focusing on writing for other people and touring in 2024.
Jan 9, 2024

Yonder Mountain String Band at Sweetwater

When Nick Piccininni got the call in 2020 from Yonder Mountain String Band to sub in for some shows...
Nov 21, 2023

Merry Music: Holiday Album Guide

As the temperatures begin to drop, holiday albums start landing, and 2023 has brought its share of these releases....
Nov 21, 2023

Record Store Day lands on Black Friday

One of the most clever inventions of the modern shopping era is Record Store Day. It signals the release of...
Nov 7, 2023

Evening Glass: The sound of the ocean in song form

The home of West Coast rock has always been the ocean. From the Beach Boys to Pearl Jam to the...
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