Veteran Bay Area radio personalities re-create a 1946 broadcast of Sam Spade and "The Blood Money Caper."
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Thanks to the California Historical Radio Society, we are able to share with you the panel discussion from a recent luncheon honoring KFOG as the Legendary Radio Station Of The Year. The station was honored for the "Foghead" years of the 80s, 90s, and beyond.
An owner of a beloved indie bookstore in San Francisco reinvents himself.
San Francisco's beloved Bazaar Cafe carries on with new owners.
He moved to San Francisco four years ago and proceeded to go on 120 Tinder dates in two years. This is his story. (Warning: There are some "F-Bombs" in this that have not been bleeped).
We return to 1920’s San Francisco as we continue our visit to the Speakeasy.
Looking for a fun, quirky comedic experience in San Francisco this month, here you go.
Feel the warmth, as indy musicians in San Francisco gathered over the holidays to raise money for a good cause.
This is the story of a man who tweets as the late San Francisco newspaper columnist Herb Caen (@HerbCaenDaily). The kicker? He's in Alabama.
Not your father's baseball bat.
They paid her to watch disturbing videos. (Note: while the content is not graphic, there is one obscenity, and this episode is not appropriate for children).
Four years after his death, the folks with Comedy Day keep on keeping on without their friend and benefactor Robin Williams.
We switch back to the long-form format in this episode to pay homage to the Bazaar Cafe. Owners Les and Makiko are retiring after 20 wonderful years running this very special venue.
Three things you'll learn from this episode:
1. Once a year, a team of all-female volunteers fix up a home, shelter, or schools in one of San Francisco's low-income neighborhoods.
2. There are lots of opportunities these days for women who'd like to work in construction.
3. Construction dudes are cool with working with women (even if they're agnostic vegans).
We pay a visit to a wonderful indy arts venue located in San Francisco's nitty gritty Tenderloin district.
Meet Kai Hutchins. Nice guy. He and his saxophone are a fixture in Willie Mays Plaza following SF Giants home games.
How making beer is like being in the Grateful Dead.
Musicians, podcasters, and a guy who shows us how to make scrambled eggs show up on this episode.
What's in like to be a homeless junkie, a "starving artist," or a poor college student in a city like San Francisco. We explore that question. Guests include socio-political comedian W. Kamau Bell, and Patreon co-founder and CEO Jack Conte.
Depending on your age, this will either be a "trip" down memory lane, or a history lesson