Music: Art Rock

Live music makes people do all sorts of things. Some folks are compelled to dance, some can’t resist singing along and some feel the...

Music: The Voice

Just when Bernie Dalton was ready to sing, his voice was taken from him.Dalton, a surf-crazed Santa Cruz native and single father who cleaned...

Music: Blues Wonder

For Taj Mahal, the blues is life.“It’s a living music to me, and it will always live because people will always have this kind...

Music: Chart-Topper

Twenty albums and five decades into his musical career, Nashville-based guitarist, songwriter and Grammy Award-winning country music veteran Steve Wariner is making the most...

Music: Classical Country

Since moving to the North Bay from Austin, Texas more than a decade ago, guitarist and songwriter Danny Click has made a name in...

Music: Float On

Floating Records was born on a boat—specifically a Sausalito houseboat—by longtime Marin resident and lifelong music lover Don Zimmer in 2011.“I was really interested...

Music: Grass Roots

Before he was a bluegrass legend, singer/songwriter Peter Rowan was a young man playing in a band with the iconic Bill Monroe in the...

Music: After the Fire

‘After the Fire: Vol 1’, a heartfelt ode to the North Bay by local songwriter/producer Scott Mickelson, features 15 tracks, all recorded in the...

Music: Light it Up

San Francisco songwriter Paige Clem describes herself as a free spirit, which is what led her to move from her hometown in Alabama to...

Music: No Bull

Singer/songwriter Micah Nelson has been playing music since he was handed a harmonica at age 3 and placed onstage with his father, Willie Nelson....