Meet Bob in San Francisco Aug 20 & 22
My upcoming (and first-time) trip to San Francisco is already proving to be fruitful. I'll be speaking at three diverse venues and events. I hope to meet you at one of them. Here they are:Saturday, August 20, 8:30 pm
1923 Ashby Ave
Berkeley, CA 94703
This will be a brief and intimate talk/audience Q&A about indie music promotion and artist empowerment. Immediately following, the spoken word/music ensemble COPUS will perform. The band is described as "classical with a beat, rap without violence, hip-hop with a degree, jazz with lyrics." Visit www.copus.net for details.
There will be a $5-10 donation request, all ages, doors open at 8 pm. I'll start talking around 8:30 pm. Special thanks to Royal Kent of Copus for giving up some of his band's performance time to allow me to speak.
Monday, August 22, 7-8 pm
The Canvas Gallery
1200 9th Ave
San Francisco, CA 94122
Inner Sunset Neighborhood, across the street from the Golden Gate Park near the Japanese and Botanical Gardens.
This is a very cool place with a creative environment. My topic will be "Unleash the Artist Within: The Self-Empowered Path to Becoming a Successful Artist, Writer or Performer." My presentation starts at 7 pm, followed by a casual discussion.
Free admission. You can just show up and most likely get in, but if you want to RSVP ahead of time and get on a list at the door, e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
A big thanks to Rachel Bates of Colborne Street Creative for setting this one up for me!
Saturday, August 20
San Francisco State University workshop
"Guerrilla Music Marketing: The Independent Path to a Successful Music Career."
UPDATE: Sorry, this event has been cancelled and will probably be rescheduled for spring 2006.