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« Thursday November 15, 2012 »
Thu
Start: 10:00 am
Join the Parnassus Book Club with moderator Kathy Schultenover to discuss Caleb's Crossing by Geraldine Brooks.
Start: 6:30 pm
Please join us in welcoming John Jeter for a discussion and signing of his new book Rockin' a Hard Place: Flats, Sharps, & Other Notes from a Misfit Music Club Owner. Rockin' a Hard Place is the story of The Handlebar, an intimate "listening room" that has presented thousands of artists--John Mayer, Joan Baez, Zac Brown, and Sugarland among them--and hosted a quarter-million fans since its opening in 1994. A promoter's memoir, this is the story of a naïve plunge into an industry that Hunter S. Thompson once called a "cruel and shallow money trench, a long plastic hallway where thieves and pimps run free."
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