Post Date Oct 29

Music, Art, and Solar Energy!

Jay Trainer Band - www.jaytrainer.com Three bands, art from local artists, and all for a great cause! Join us at Berkeley's legendary Irish pub, the Starry Plough, for our next event as we team up with Artfulchange to help support solar energy awareness!   Indie-Rock, Gritty Americana, and blues rock from: JAY TRAINER BAND FAT OPIE FLEETING TRANCE Doors @ 8:30pm // Show @ 9:30pm // $7-12 sliding scale // 21+ // wheelchair accessible 3101 Shattuck Ave @ Prince St.   (2 blocks from Ashby BART) map   Artfulchange Read more [...]

Post Date Oct 5

Interview: FAT OPIE At Starry Plough This Saturday 11/3

Fat Opie @ The Starry Plough Sat. 11/3 Lead by singer/songwriter Scott Mickelson, Bay Area band FAT OPIE continues to reinvent what can be termed “Americana”. From the modern, electrified dynamics of their third release Airstream to the all acoustic, live-performance record Otis, FAT OPIE continues to paint both musical and lyrical portraits of contemporary life as an American.     1.)What does Fat Opie have lined up for this fall? I have about a dozen local shows slated through mid-January. Some solo and Read more [...]