Category Archives: Music

Just Our Style: Hear the New Song from Bernal Native J.Quest

A few weeks ago, Bernalwood received a charming shout-out on the Twitter: @Bernalwood hey would you be interested in hearing some hip hop from a bernal heights native ? — J.Quest (@J_Quizzy) August 21, 2014 Love that. “Hell yeah” was … Continue reading

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See the Bernal Hill Players on Sunday — For Free!

Ready to get your chamber music on? The price is right to see the Bernal Hill Players this weekend, on Sunday, September 14 at 4:00 p.m.at the Community Music Center on Capp Street. BHP shares the big news: The Bernal Hill … Continue reading

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Saturday: Synchronized Watches Record Release Party at El Rio

On Saturday night, Neighbor Brianna Hughes is having a record-release party at the beloved El Rio for Synchronized Watches, her band “comprised of three friends serendipitously brought together by the common desire to challenge personal musical reflexes, the need to create art, and to … Continue reading

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The 2014 Bernal Heights Outdoor Cinema Festival Begins TONIGHT!

It’s that glamorous red carpet and green(isn) grass time of year, Citizens of Bernalwood! It’s time for the 2014 Bernal Heights Outdoor Cinema festival! Starting TONIGHT! As you know, BHOC is exactly like Sundance or Telluride or Cannes — only without … Continue reading

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San Francisco of the Early 1990s Is Alive and Well and Open for Business at Thrillhouse Records

Amid all the current whinging about gentrification, The Change, tech buses, and coffee boutiques, it’s good to know the “real” San Francisco of bohemian memory is alive and well — if you know where to look for it. Thrillhouse Records is such a place. … Continue reading

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Bernal Rockstar Matt Nathanson Is On Tour, Having Fun, but Feeling Homesick. So He Sent Us This Postcard.

It’s been a busy summer for our local rockstars. Neighbor Matt Nathanson, Bernal’s very own rockstar next-door, is out on the road doing a summer tour that’s already taken him from Vegas to Fargo and from Cedar Rapids to Toledo. On Wednesday he was in … Continue reading

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Bernal Rockstar Dan The Automator Talks with NPR About “Got a Girl,” His New Musical Collaboration

As we all know, everyone who lives in Bernal Heights is a rockstar. But some express it more than others. Music producer Dan Nakamura — aka Dan The Automator — is a Bernal resident who is famous in the music biz for the work … Continue reading

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