Arts & Entertainment

Good Day Aug. 4-6, 2019

Backstreet Boys, Jerry Day 2019, Psychedelic Furs, Rachel Fong, Joey Alexander, Marc Huestis, Bach’s Mass in B Minor, The Julie Cycle, XYLO Rhys Bowen

  • Aug 3, 2019

Up-and-coming opera singers dazzle in devilish premiere

Merola scores with Heggie, Scheer commission ‘If I Were You’

‘Mike Wallace Is Here’ a solid survey of 20th century news

Documentary looks at long career of ‘60 Minutes’ reporter

19th Hardly Strictly Bluegrass adds Tanya Tucker, Daniel Norgren, Nikki Lane

Dry Branch Fire Squad, John Craigie, Black Joe Lewis & the Honeybears, Sierra Hull also appearing

Peju Province Winery: A story of stability and sustainability

In 1983, Tony and Herta left a florist business in Los Angeles and purchased the 30-acre Rutherford site.

Good Day Aug. 1-3, 2019

American Craft Show, Jeremy Piven, Ryan Hamilton, Max Imini, Iggy Azalea, Lord Huron, Three Penny Opera, Pitbull, James McMurtry, Assassins Creed, Golden Gateway to Gems Show, Oyinkan Braithwaite

  • Aug 1, 2019

‘Furious’ franchise fast forwards with ‘Hobbs & Shaw’

Cool characters, exciting action in new spinoff

Chick Corea calls music an antidote to world’s ills

Jazz pianist gathers multicultural band for new recording

Jay Aston’s Gene Loves Jezebel rocks on

Band leader, songwriter survives sibling rivalry

Alison Sudol returns to making music

But actress leaves A Fine Frenzy title behind

Good Day July 31-Aug. 1, 2019

BigPicture, Adonal Foyle, Adam Gazzaley and Robert Strong, Louise Aronson, Kool & The Gang, Eveylyn “Champagne” King, Lambchop, Afroman, Janna Jihad, Ohio Players

  • Jul 31, 2019

‘Building the Building’ a snapshot of SOMArts’ four-decade history

Cultural center celebrates socially-engaged art

Merola premieres a Faustian sci-fi opera

Training program stages Jake Heggie’s ‘If I Were You’

Minus 5’s Scott McCaughey recovers with ‘Stroke Manor’

Frontman creates new album after S.F. breakdown

Lin Evola aims to turn a million weapons into a monument

Peace Angels Project founder plans for big Bay Area artwork

Dinosaur Pile-Up powers up with fourth album

U.K. grunge trio gets label deal at long last

Weapons transform into eye-catching ‘Art of Peace’

YBCA exhibition aims to heal, end gun violence

Good Day July 28-30, 2019

Beast Coast, SF Ballet at Stern Grove, Biofreeze San Francisco Marathon, Kenny Washington, The Uke-Sperience, Apothecary Raree, BigPicture, Psychic Graveyard, Cathy Fiorello, Vivien Zielin, Michael McDonald, Chaka Khan, Tom Dalzell

  • Jul 27, 2019

Getting creative with watermelon

Watermelon is 92 percent water, making it almost as thirst-quenching as an…

‘Incendaries’ a gripping tale of young, lost souls

R.O. Kwon’s debut novel explores how faith leads to violence