2013 Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Music Festival - FREE in Golden Gate Park, October 4-6

Posted on Friday, September 27, 2013 by Movies_and_Music

The Lion's Roar The Hardly Strictly Bluegrass (HSB) music festival is a yearly, free event held in Golden Gate Park the first weekend of October and features class-acts in Bluegrass, Rock, Folk and Country music. The festival began in 2001 and was conceived and subsidized by SF venture capitalist Warren Hellman, a musician and music fan who wanted to give the people of the Bay Area the gift . . . more »

Quest for Fire

Posted on Saturday, September 21, 2013 by Movies_and_Music

Image from the film Quest for Fire Ok, so the trailer is kind of strange, but trust me - THIS MOVIE IS GREAT! I saw it for the first time recently and was totally amazed, I can't believe I had never even heard of this film before I found it on the shelf. Now I feel I must tell everyone about it! As described on the back cover: "Set 80,000 years ago, . . . more »

Travel the world through music!

Posted on Friday, September 6, 2013 by Movies_and_Music

Globe with Headphones Music is a great way to explore other lands and cultures. For a quick glimpse of the music of another country or an overview of a musical genre it's hard to beat the Rough Guide CD compilations. With over 60 titles available from your library and dozens of performers - these recordings offer the riches of our globe's talent. Check out the music of these . . . more »