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Sound Advice: Jazz With Gary Vercelli

November 15, 2018

For this week’s Sound Advice, CapRadio jazz music director Gary Vercelli previews new releases from Benny Green, Harold Mabern, Yellowjackets, Doug Webb, and Miki Yamanaka.

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Vinnie Guidera & The Dead Birds Debut 'Shedding' Live In Studio

November 15, 2018

Sacramento indie rock band Vinnie Guidera & The Dead Birds debut new music from their second album “Shedding.” They’re hosting an album release party at Blue Lamp on Nov. 17 with Shotgun Sawyer and Eugene Ugly.

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The Best Wines For Your Holiday Gathering

November 14, 2018

Wine expert Rick Kushman gives suggestions for holiday wines.

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Katie Knipp Debuts 'Take It With You'

November 14, 2018

Blues Americana artist Katie Knipp debuts music from her fifth album “Take It With You.”

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The Journey Behind Publishing Marie Reynolds' Book Of Poetry 'Seaworthy'

November 13, 2018

A new book of poetry written by a Sacramento nurse who recently died from breast cancer has been released and will be celebrated with a reading.

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‘Times Like These’ At California Stage In Sacramento Is At Once Wickedly Funny And Scary As Hell

November 12, 2018 | Jeff Hudson

The unusual show is about a pair of prominent actors in Berlin as the Nazis are seizing power.

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Revisiting ‘The Jaguar That Prowls Our Dreams’ By Mary Mackey

November 12, 2018

Poet Mary Mackey will share works from her new collection at the South Natomas Library this weekend.

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Capital Stage’s 'Sweat' Is Unique, Outstanding

November 9, 2018 | Jeff Hudson

Playwright Lynn Nottage won the Pulitzer Prize last year for her gritty drama about manufacturing workers in a Pennsylvania factory that’s soon to close.

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Cities You Wish You Were From Performs At Roc-Vemberfest 2018 To Benefit Veterans

November 9, 2018

Sacramento rock duo Cities You Wish You Were From performs at Roc-Vemberfest 2018 at Idol Beer Works in Lodi this Saturday. CYWYWF released a self-titled debut album in September.

Venerable Festival Of New American Music Offers 'A New Kind Of Beauty'

November 9, 2018 | Kevin Doherty

The Festival of New American Music is underway at Sacramento State. Now in its 41st year, it’s the oldest “New Music" festival in the country. But what exactly is New Music?

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Former Modesto Bee Journalist Jeff Jardine Pays Tribute To Veterans In 'Home To The Brave'

November 8, 2018

Author Jeff Jardine shares his book “Home to the Brave” and talks about the veterans in his community.

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Sound Advice: Hey, Listen! To Something Other Than Election Coverage

November 8, 2018

Looking for something entirely unrelated to democracy? Hey, Listen! host Nick Brunner plays dictator with some of his favorite new releases from the last month.

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Personal Battle With Cancer Inspires Work Of Artist Mya Louw

November 5, 2018

Painter Mya Louw talks about how her personal battle with breast cancer inspired her latest works and charity auctions.

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Poet Rae Gouirand Shares Selections From Two New Collections

November 5, 2018

Poet and UC Davis Professor Rae Gouirand shares selections from her two new collections of poems. She's hosting a release party for the collections on Thursday.

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Tre Burt Debuts 'Caught It From The Rye' Live In Studio

November 2, 2018

Blues folk artist Tre Burt performs live in studio with new music from his debut full-length album “Caught It From The Rye.”

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