There's a special show going down at Mezzanine this Saturday, Nov. 3, for the opening of S.F. Funk Fest: It's a mini-reunion of sorts for the musicians who used to play with soul godfather James Brown. Headlining is Fred Wesley, legendary trombonist, and joining him onstage will be drummers Jabo Sta ... More >>
The Allman Brothers Band at the Fox Theater Tuesday, May 12, 2009 By Wade Grubbs Better than: Any other jam band. Last night I saw a great Allman Bros. tribute band at the Fox - they were called The Allman Brothers Band. Just kidding! Well, sort of kidding. But the bulk of the group's two sets ... More >>
Why are 74 old-timers -- players who helped create the multibillion-dollar business called Major League Baseball -- still without pensions?