<![CDATA[NBC Bay Area - Bay Area Real Estate, Photo Galleries, Homes, and Apartments]]> Copyright 2015 http://www.nbcbayarea.com/the-scene/events http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/nbc_bayarea_blue.png NBC Bay Area http://www.nbcbayarea.com en-us Sat, 31 Jan 2015 14:59:12 -0800 Sat, 31 Jan 2015 14:59:12 -0800 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Single-Day BottleRock Tickets Set to Go On Sale]]> Tue, 27 Jan 2015 12:02:37 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/bottlerocknapaballoons.jpg
General admission single-day tickets for the third annual BottleRock Music Festival music, food, wine and brew festival (May 29-31, 2015) go on sale Wednesday, Jan. 28 at BottleRockNapaValley.com and...]]>
<![CDATA[Grateful Dead Announces "Last-Ever" Performance]]> Fri, 16 Jan 2015 13:49:30 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/219*120/gratefuldead.jpg
The four living members of the Grateful Dead have announced plans for a celebratory performance at Soldier Field for the band’s 50th anniversary, a star-studded show that is set to be the original members'...

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<![CDATA[Burning Man Pre-Sale Tickets Available... For $800]]> Fri, 16 Jan 2015 06:26:19 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/BURNING-MAN-VO---00000618.jpg
A limited amount of Burning Man pre-sale tickets are on sale this week.

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<![CDATA[Club Suspended After Chris Brown Concert Shooting]]> Fri, 16 Jan 2015 06:25:27 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/fiesta-nightclub.jpg
San Jose police have suspended the license of the nightclub where five people were shot while Chris Brown performed over the weekend.

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<![CDATA[Jefferson Airplane Manager Dead at 70]]> Wed, 14 Jan 2015 16:52:00 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/famoushomes526.JPG
Bill Thompson first managed Jefferson Airplane in 1968, and was responsible for securing the legendary 20-room "Black Mansion" on Fulton Street in San Francisco.]]>
<![CDATA[Dave Matthews Band Coming to Shoreline]]> Tue, 13 Jan 2015 12:49:23 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/181*120/Dave+Matthews+Band+Sleep+Train+9.5.14+%2839%29.jpg
Dave Matthews Band will be making a stop in the Bay Area this fall.

Photo Credit: Alex Matthews]]>
<![CDATA["Batkid Begins" Doc Lures Famous Poster Artist Out of Retirement]]> Fri, 09 Jan 2015 16:06:49 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/batkid-poster-crop.png
The same artist behind classic movie posters for more than 150 films, including the Star Wars and Indiana Jones series, has come out of retirement to create the poster for an upcoming documentary on Miles Scott,...

Photo Credit: Batkid Begins: The Wish Heard Around the World
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<![CDATA[Bay Area Movie Theaters to Show "The Interview"]]> Tue, 23 Dec 2014 23:30:33 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/berkeley-interview-3.jpg
At least one Bay Area movie theater will be showing "The Interview" when it begins its limited theatrical release on Christmas Day.

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<![CDATA[Grumpy Cat to Visit San Francisco]]> Fri, 21 Nov 2014 12:44:16 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/477158783.jpg
Grumpy Cat is on his way here. And Grumpy Cat does not care.

Photo Credit: Getty Images for SXSW
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<![CDATA[Former Grateful Dead Manager Dies at 73 ]]> Thu, 18 Dec 2014 13:28:16 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/rock-scully.jpg
Rock Scully, the former Grateful Dead manager, has died of lung cancer near his home in Monterey. Celebration of his life scheduled for Saturday night at Slim's in San Francisco.

Photo Credit: Getty]]>
<![CDATA[Robin Williams' Former Napa Estate Listed For $25.9 Million]]> Fri, 21 Nov 2014 07:40:14 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/robin-williams-home.jpg
The Villa of Smiles, Robin Williams's former Napa Valley estate, is back on the market. And at $25.9 million, it's 13 percent cheaper.

Photo Credit: Coldwell Banker Previews International]]>
<![CDATA[Mindy Kaling Shoots Sitcom in San Francisco]]> Wed, 19 Nov 2014 14:03:55 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/kaling-instagram.jpg
'The Mindy Project' filmed in San Francisco on November 18, stopping at locations including Lombard Street, City Lights and the Golden Gate Bridge.

Photo Credit: @MindyKaling / Instagram
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<![CDATA[Neil Young Announces Starbucks Boycott]]> Mon, 17 Nov 2014 18:40:40 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/478056495.jpg
Neil Young is advocating a blanket ban of Starbucks after the coffee company joined in with Monsanto on a lawsuit against Vermont over food labeling.

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<![CDATA[Superhero Hopefuls Converge on Emeryville]]> Thu, 13 Nov 2014 13:51:50 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/superhero-auditions.jpg
The road to Marvel Universe Live! begins in Emeryville.]]>
<![CDATA[Art of Eleanor Coppola on Display at Sonoma Museum]]> Wed, 12 Nov 2014 19:26:35 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Eleanor-Coppola-pic.jpg
The public largely knows Eleanor Coppola as the wife of director Francis Ford Coppola, but those who know her also know her as a consummate artisan who is compelled to create. Fifty years’ worth of her...

Photo Credit: Joe Rosato Jr.
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<![CDATA[Improv Puppet Show Set for San Francisco Run]]> Tue, 11 Nov 2014 14:14:34 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Puppet-Up-1.jpg
Picture a mash up of “The Muppet Show” and “Whose Line is It Anyway?” and you’ll have an idea of what to expect from “Puppet Up! - Uncensored,” an improv comedy puppet show returning to San Francisco, Nov.

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<![CDATA[Carol Channing Serenaded By SF Students]]> Fri, 07 Nov 2014 14:55:43 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/channing-Carol-2.jpg
The Broadway baby who brought Dolly Levi to life was serenaded with “Hello, Carol!” by the Lowell chorus and jazz band (a few audience members joined in, too) when she visited her alma mater and appeared in the...

Photo Credit: Corey Andrew]]>
<![CDATA[Damon Wayans, App Maven, Slated For Samsung Conference]]> Tue, 04 Nov 2014 15:23:13 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/Damon-Wayans.jpg
Damon Wayans is in the Bay Area to perform at Cobb’s Comedy Club in SF Nov. 6-9, then he’ll moderate a panel about global reach for mobile apps at the Samsung Developer Conference this month.]]>
<![CDATA[Cameron Esposito Haunts SF Night After Halloween]]> Mon, 27 Oct 2014 14:35:37 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/CameronEsposito_By-Mandee-Johnson.red_.jpg
Cameron Esposito gave this column the exclusive scoop that she will host a costume contest on the stage of The Independent at 628 Divisadero in San Francisco, on Sunday, November 1, to close out the big holiday...

Photo Credit: Mandee Johnson Photography | CleftClips]]>
<![CDATA[Bay Area Ice Rink Open for Business]]> Wed, 06 Nov 2013 14:13:42 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*120/skating_rink.jpg
Ice skate to your heart's content in the City

Photo Credit: AP]]>
<![CDATA[$100,000 "Ultimate Box Set" Sold and Delivered]]> Tue, 22 Oct 2013 18:52:24 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/188*120/UBS+Deliver-005.jpg
Fan of The Residents receives the first of 10 refrigerator-filled Ultimate Box Sets with over 150 items from the group’s 40+ year career.

Photo Credit: Theory of Obscurity ]]>
<![CDATA[The Residents' Ultimate Box Set #1]]> Tue, 22 Oct 2013 17:26:22 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/182*120/UBS+Deliver-003.jpg
A peak inside the $100,000 Ultimate Box Set from The Residents.

Photo Credit: Theory of Obscurity: a film about The Residents]]>
<![CDATA[Publishing Legend Ron Turner Roast Kept Everyone Laughing]]> Mon, 21 Oct 2013 10:46:57 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/Ron+Turner+Roast2.JPG
Local icon and institution Ron Turner and his Last Gasp Publishing house got roasted by the Litquake organization and received their prestigious Barbary Coast Award.

Photo Credit: Josh Keppel]]>
<![CDATA[The Tech Brings "Star Wars" to Silicon Valley]]> Tue, 15 Oct 2013 18:47:52 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*120/budman4.jpg
"Star Wars" the exhibit, is about to open at San Jose's Tech Museum of Innovation.]]>
<![CDATA[Remembering Man Who Brought Music to Tenderloin]]> Fri, 13 Sep 2013 17:26:17 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/kathylooper.jpg
They called Leroy Looper the father of the Tenderloin.

Photo Credit: Kathy Looper]]>
<![CDATA[Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Returns for Lucky 13th Edition]]> Thu, 03 Oct 2013 14:39:31 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*120/5E8C905C-BFEB-47B8-A4FB-C76D58E8A001.jpeg
Boz Scaggs, the Flatlanders, Patty Griffin, Paul Kelly, Conor Oberst, Emmylou Harris, The String Cheese Incident, the Devil Makes Three....

Photo Credit: Stephanie Chuang]]>
<![CDATA[Kathleen Madigan Telling Jokes at Yoshi’s SF]]> Tue, 17 Sep 2013 22:47:28 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/9-6-2013-Kathleen-Madigan.jpg
Kathleen Madigan is often called the funniest person in the room—typically by fellow comics like Lewis Black and Ron White—and she will aim to keep that distinction at Yoshi’s in San Francisco on Sat.,

Photo Credit: Luzena Adams ]]>
<![CDATA[Burning of The Man]]> Sun, 08 Sep 2013 22:25:53 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/BM+2013+Burn-006.JPG
The Man burned Saturday night, capping off Burning Man 2013, a week which will surely be remembered as having perfect weather, day and night, incredible art cars and art, including two beautiful churches...

Photo Credit: Josh Keppel]]>
<![CDATA[Melissa Etheridge Returning to Mountain Winery]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 18:04:45 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/9-3-2013-melissa-etheridge.jpg
Rock ‘n’ roll stalwart Melissa Etheridge is not just whistlin’ Dixie when she says that Mountain Winery in Saratoga is one of her favorite venues to perform. “It truly is,” Etheridge says.

Photo Credit: James Minchin III]]>
<![CDATA[80s-Themed Regeneration Tour Visits Mountain Winery]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 18:04:45 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*150/AndyBell_headshot.jpg
With celebrity deejays collecting million-dollar Vegas paydays to spit remixed cuts, wouldn’t you rather see some electronic dance music pioneers actually perform live?

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Reach NYC]]>
<![CDATA[San Francisco's Famed Wax Museum Shuts Doors]]> Wed, 14 Aug 2013 18:29:20 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*120/elvira2.JPG
This year marked the museum’s 50th anniversary of the San Francisco Wax Museum - and it will be it’s last

Photo Credit: Joe Rosato Jr.]]>
<![CDATA[Cheech and Chong Bring "Musical Comedy" to America's Cup Pavilion]]> Sat, 10 Aug 2013 13:16:14 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/209*120/8-5-2013-cheech-chong.jpg
Cheech and Chong have been cracking each other and audiences up for more than 40 years. So which of them is aging better?

Photo Credit: Paul Mobley]]>
<![CDATA[SNL Comic Comes to Cobb's in San Francisco]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 18:04:45 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/Cecily+Strong+on+SNL.jpg
Ever wondered what Lorne Michaels sees during cast auditions for “Saturday Night Live?”

Photo Credit: Dana Edelson/NBC]]>
<![CDATA[Need Burning Man 2013 Tickets? Hours Left to Sign Up ]]> Thu, 01 Aug 2013 12:00:06 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/BM+Cargo+Tix.JPG
Registration for final Burning Man ticket sale starts August 2, but “Burner Profile" must be created by 6 p.m. August 1 to be eligible.

Photo Credit: Josh Keppel]]>
<![CDATA[Burning Man Complete Coverage]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 18:04:45 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*120/BM+Burn+Night-043.JPG
Burning Man is an annual art event and temporary community based on radical self expression and self-reliance in the Black Rock Desert of Nevada.

Photo Credit: Josh Keppel]]>
<![CDATA[Comedian Paul Mooney Ready for Yoshi's]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 18:04:46 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/189*120/Paul_Mooney%282013%29.jpg
With racial tension permeating the country—not to mention the seemingly constant barrage of racist comments flying around on TV and the radio—comedian Paul Mooney is ready to get back to work in the Bay...

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Jill Newman Productions]]>
<![CDATA["Fruitvale Station" Premieres in Oakland]]> Fri, 21 Jun 2013 10:39:23 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*120/fruitvale+-+octavia+spencer.JPG
The premiere of the Oscar Grant film "Fruitvale Station" brought out a little bit of Hollywood and family on the red carpet inside the Grand Lake Theatre in Oakland.

Photo Credit: NBC Bay Area]]>
<![CDATA[Ke$ha Upsets Fans of The Residents]]> Wed, 19 Jun 2013 19:38:28 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*120/Kesha+Residents.JPG
Ke$ha is using tuxedo-wearing eyeball heads as backup dancers for current tour.

Photo Credit: candicefan2 on Youtube]]>
<![CDATA[Bay Bridge Light Show Will Go On]]> Mon, 17 Jun 2013 17:39:04 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/bridge24.jpg
The Bay Bridge light show will go on now that the problem has been identified

Photo Credit: Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Les Claypool to Play Benefit for Local Fisherman]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 18:04:46 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*120/Claypool+Duo-001.JPG
Bassist to help fellow fisherman after accident.

Photo Credit: Josh Keppel]]>
<![CDATA[Les Claypool's Duo de Twang 2.0]]> Tue, 11 Jun 2013 12:53:44 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/180*120/Claypool+Duo-003.JPG
Les Claypool's Duo de Twang premiered with Bryan Kehoe at the Terrapin Crossroads in San Rafael before touring the US.

Photo Credit: Josh Keppel]]>
<![CDATA[Photos: New York City's Spectacular Fireworks Display]]> Sat, 29 Jun 2013 11:50:54 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*120/AP100704041951.jpg
The nation's largest fireworks show lit up the sky in a burst of red, white and blue over the Hudson River straddling New York and New Jersey on Sunday night.

Photo Credit: AP]]>
<![CDATA[Bay Area TV Host Aisha Tyler Performs in SF]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 18:04:46 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/181*120/AishaTyler+photo+credit++Ben+Mark+Holzberg+FX.jpg
When Aisha Tyler returns to her native San Francisco to perform at Cobb’s Comedy Club on June 7 and 8, will it be her or a comedic clone?

Photo Credit: Ben Mark Holzberg]]>
<![CDATA[Bjork's Bay Area Residency Finishes with Mike Patton]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 18:04:46 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/160*121/Bjork-001.JPG
Bjork played three shows in Richmond in the course of a week.

Photo Credit: Josh Keppel]]>
<![CDATA[SF Zoo Introduces Baby Giraffe ]]> Thu, 30 May 2013 11:43:58 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/giraffemain.jpg
San Francisco Zoo announces the birth of a reticulated giraffe

Photo Credit: San Francisco Zoo]]>
<![CDATA[Primus Sails the Seas of 5.1 Surround Sound]]> Tue, 21 Oct 2014 18:04:47 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/213*120/claypool1.jpg
Primus' Sailing the Seas of Cheese out now with new 5.1 surround sound mix, complete with Blu-ray video experience.

Photo Credit: Josh Keppel]]>
<![CDATA[Bay to Breakers to Draw Thousands to City]]> Sat, 18 May 2013 10:07:36 -0800 http://media.nbcbayarea.com/images/187*120/Galib+Ahmad_1.jpg
San Francisco police and other city departments are preparing for the 102nd Bay to Breakers race on Sunday with added security measures following the bombings at the Boston Marathon last month.]]>