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Bay Area Revelations

Bay Area Revelations

Friday, Oct 28, 2016 at 02:36 PM PDT

Huey Lewis on the Difficulty of Singing the National Anthem

Huey Lewis on the Difficulty of Singing the National Anthem

In this extended clip from "The Musicians," the latest episode in our "Bay Area Revelations" documentary series, Huey Lewis explains how one of the toughest gigs he's ever had was signing the National Anthem. Plus, he even had something to say about Whitney Houston's popular version of the song. Programming Note: Learn the untold stories of the greatest musicians that called the Bay Area home. Watch "Bay Area Revelations: The Musicians," Oct. 30 after Sunday Night Football. An encore presentation of this episode will air the following Sunday, Nov. 7 at 10 p.m.

Friday, Oct 28, 2016 at 02:32 PM PDT

Carlos Santana's 'Ave Maria' Moment

Carlos Santana's 'Ave Maria' Moment

In this extended clip from "The Musicians," the latest episode in our "Bay Area Revelations" documentary series, Carlos Santana reflects on the dichotomy of playing musing at a young age at both a strip club and a church in Tijuana. Programming Note: Learn the untold stories of the greatest musicians that called the Bay Area home. Watch "Bay Area Revelations: The Musicians," Oct. 30 after Sunday Night Football. An encore presentation of this episode will air the following Sunday, Nov. 7 at 10 p.m.

Friday, Oct 28, 2016 at 02:36 PM PDT

Too Short on Rapping About Oakland's Drug Epidemic

Too Short on Rapping About Oakland's Drug Epidemic

In this extended clip from "The Musicians," the latest episode in our "Bay Area Revelations" documentary series, Todd Shaw, better known as Too Short, talks about recording his first song about the drug epidemic. It was something he said he saw on the streets of Oakland. Programming Note: Learn the untold stories of the greatest musicians that called the Bay Area home. Watch "Bay Area Revelations: The Musicians," Oct. 30 after Sunday Night Football. An encore presentation of this episode will air the following Sunday, Nov. 7 at 10 p.m.

Friday, Oct 28, 2016 at 02:38 PM PDT

Metallica's Love Affair With San Francisco

Metallica's Love Affair With San Francisco

In this extended clip from "The Musicians," the latest episode in our "Bay Area Revelations" documentary series, Metallica's Lars Ulrich describes how the band had an immediate connection its fan base here in the Bay Area. Programming Note: Learn the untold stories of the greatest musicians that called the Bay Area home. Watch "Bay Area Revelations: The Musicians," Oct. 30 after Sunday Night Football. An encore presentation of this episode will air the following Sunday, Nov. 7 at 10 p.m.

Friday, Oct 28, 2016 at 02:39 PM PDT

'I Graduated From the Fillmore' Says Santana

'I Graduated From the Fillmore' Says Santana

In this extended clip from "The Musicians," the latest episode in our "Bay Area Revelations" documentary series, Carlos Santana explains how he learned his craft from the streets and The Fillmore in San Francisco. Programming Note: Learn the untold stories of the greatest musicians that called the Bay Area home. Watch "Bay Area Revelations: The Musicians," Oct. 30 after Sunday Night Football. An encore presentation of this episode will air the following Sunday, Nov. 7 at 10 p.m.

Friday, Oct 28, 2016 at 02:37 PM PDT

Huey Lewis on 'Staying True to the Song'

Huey Lewis on 'Staying True to the Song'

In this extended clip from "The Musicians," the latest episode in our "Bay Area Revelations" documentary series, Huey Lewis describes his musical evolution from one record to the next, and how the band just kept getting better along the way. Programming Note: Learn the untold stories of the greatest musicians that called the Bay Area home. Watch "Bay Area Revelations: The Musicians," Oct. 30 after Sunday Night Football. An encore presentation of this episode will air the following Sunday, Nov. 7 at 10 p.m.

Friday, Oct 28, 2016 at 02:33 PM PDT

Bay Area Revelations Extended Clip: Kehlani on Hard Work and Perseverance

Bay Area Revelations Extended Clip: Kehlani on Hard Work and Perseverance

In this extended clip from our Bay Area Revelations documentary series, "The Musicians," Kehlani describes how despite finding herself homeless in Oakland at one point in her life, hard work and perseverance helped her find a way to get back on her feet. Programming Note: Learn the untold stories of the greatest musicians that called the Bay Area home. Watch "Bay Area Revelations: The Musicians," Oct. 30 after Sunday Night Football. An encore presentation of this episode will air the following Sunday, Nov. 7 at 10 p.m.

Saturday, Oct 29, 2016 at 06:56 PM PDT

Too Short's Rhymes Were Nothing New to His Oakland Fans

Too Short's Rhymes Were Nothing New to His Oakland Fans

In this extended clip from "The Musicians," the latest episode in our "Bay Area Revelations" documentary series, Too Short explains how he didn't get his first big national record deal until nearly a decade after he started making music on his own -- and it was music everyone in Oakland already knew about. Programming Note: Learn the untold stories of the greatest musicians that called the Bay Area home. Watch "Bay Area Revelations: The Musicians," Oct. 30 after Sunday Night Football. An encore presentation of this episode will air the following Sunday, Nov. 7 at 10 p.m.

Friday, Oct 28, 2016 at 02:33 PM PDT

Bay Area Revelations Extended Clip: Too Short on Selling Tapes on the Streets

Bay Area Revelations Extended Clip: Too Short on Selling Tapes on the Streets

In this extended clip from our Bay Area Revelations documentary series, "The Musicians," Too Short describes how he partnered up with a friend and started selling tapes out of the trunk of his car in Oakland, which ended up catching the attention of some of the big men at the top of the drug trade. Programming Note: Learn the untold stories of the greatest musicians that called the Bay Area home. Watch "Bay Area Revelations: The Musicians," Oct. 30 after Sunday Night Football. An encore presentation of this episode will air the following Sunday, Nov. 7 at 10 p.m.

Friday, Oct 28, 2016 at 02:37 PM PDT

Metallica's Lars Ulrich on Working With Bill Graham

Metallica's Lars Ulrich on Working With Bill Graham

In this extended clip from "The Musicians," the latest episode in our "Bay Area Revelations" documentary series, Metallica's Lars Ulrich remembers one of the band's first big shows with Bill Graham -- "Day on the Green" at the Oakland Coliseum in 1985. Programming Note: Learn the untold stories of the greatest musicians that called the Bay Area home. Watch "Bay Area Revelations: The Musicians," Oct. 30 after Sunday Night Football. An encore presentation of this episode will air the following Sunday, Nov. 7 at 10 p.m.

Tune In

Learn the untold stories of how the Bay Area shaped the movie industry from the very beginning. Watch "Bay Area Revelations: The Movies," Saturday, Feb. 4 at 7 p.m.

About "Bay Area Revelations"

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Web Extra: Santana in Concert


Carlos Santana is just one of the many musicians with local ties we're featuring in our latest episode. Check out a sample clip above from Santana's latest DVD, Santana IV: Live at the House of Blues, Las Vegas.