MOMENTOUS MONDAYS mo' monday, mo' problems (formerly BIG WEDNESDAY) ~ Comedy with some Variety, with your host, Jeremy Wheat! ~ $8 ~ 7:00pm - 10:00pm
THE STARSHIP TROOPERS ARE ALRIGHT! ~ YES "Shine Deliriious" vs. THE WHO "Whoville"!
Doors at 6pm, show at 6:30pm ~ $10 ~ 6:00pm - 10:30pm
Combining two classic British sounds- the kings of Rock and the most celebrated Progressive Rock band in history in a special early Sunday show at the Make-Out Room, a most fun and intimate club in the heart of San Francisco's Mission district!
California's premier classic Yes cover band, San Francisco's Shine Delirious plays progressive rock giants YES' classics from THE YES ALBUM, FRAGILE and CLOSE TO THE EDGE. Bringing the epic, widescreen splendor of Yes music to the stage is no easy feat; Shine Delirious embraces this challenge with passion, love, adventure and a sense of humor. Like YES itself, each SHINE DELIRIOUS performance is full of wonder, complexity, invention, emotion, and sheer joy.
SHINE DELIRIOUS is
JoJo Razor -vocals
Gorden Mack - guitar
Gary Hobish - bass
Jace Grey- keyboards, vocals
John Giambalvo - drums
Opening the evening (yeah, Who's on first!) is Sacramento's Whoville. Four Sacramento music veterans "join together" to perform classics from The Who. From early singles like "Substitute" to landmark albums like "Tommy" and "Who's Next" all eras of the 50 year history of the band is represented.
Ben Herte, Vocals
Warren Bishop, Guitar and Vocals
Paul Gibney, Bass
Chris Amato, Drums and Vocals
ABOUT THE EVENT:
Early Sundays at the Make-Out Room are a special breed of fun- intimate sparkly room, great bartenders and THE hangout in the Mission for musicians and fans alike! Doors at 6, show at 6:30- makes for a perfect show even on a school night!
THE MAKE-OUT ROOM
3225 22nd St
San Francisco, California 94110
21+ only (strictly enforced)
between Mission and Valencia- 2 blocks from 24th st. BART
CUMBIA PRINCE NITE w/ LA DIABLA! Debuting Cumbia Kiss ~ La Diabla X Sonido Baylando! +
La MALA VIBRA Sound System + La Ceiba ~ $8, ($5 Prince Look-a-Likes!) ~ 6:00pm - 10pm
SONIDO BAYLANDO Presents CUMBIA PRINCE NITE ⋆
Debuting a special cumbia-prince mix titled Cumbia Kiss made in collaboration with
El Kool Kyle and La Diabla!
Prepare those dancing shoes and make sure they are fire-proof because the dance floor will be lit with our special guests:
Happy Hour w/ DJ K.C. - rock n roll, classic Jamaican, country songs for sailing! ~ FREE! ~ 6pm - 9:30pm
DJ PORKY ~ HAPPY HOURS – vintage soul, reggae, funk, more... ~ FREE! ~ 6:00pm - 9:30pm
SAD BASTARDS CLUB ~ songwriter round-robin w/ host Tom Heyman! Featuring Tim Cohen, Marc Dantona & Noelle Fiore! ~ FREE! ~ 7:30pm - 10:00pm
WHISKEY RIVER ~ Booze-fueled, hard-livin', heart-breakin', foot-stompin', pot-smokin', VINTAGE COUNTRY! ~ w/ DJs Brian Pritchard & Pretty Ricky ~ FREE! ~ 10:00pm - 2:00am
Join The Movement: DreamerFund Fundraising Happy Hour w/DJ Tylawave & Friends- Latin Oldies, Soul, Cumbia! ~ FREE! ~ Donations accepted! 6:00pm - 10:00pm
Join the Movement is back with another Fundraising Happy Hour at Make-Out Room!
We are raising money for one of our favorite groups in the movement, DreamerFund!
DreamerFund is dedicated to helping Dreamers and undocumented students financially to pursue and complete law school through creative community engagement (never forget #Undocufest)!
DreamerFund is sponsoring the USF La Raza Law Students Association 2018 Graduation and will be donating 100% of the proceeds made at Join the Movement to help fund the ceremony!
Come out to drink and dance for this special cause!
About the readers/performers:
Shobha Rao is the winner of the Katherine Anne Porter Prize in Fiction, and her story “Kavitha and Mustafa” was chosen by T.C. Boyle for inclusion in Best American Short Stories 2015. She is the author of the short story collection, An Unrestored Woman, and the novel, Girls Burn Brighter.
Chelsey Johnson is the author of the novel Stray City, as well as many short stories that have appeared in places such as One Story, Ploughshares, and NPR’s Selected Shorts. An alum of the Iowa Writers’ Workshop and the Stegner Fellowship, she’s currently an assistant professor of English at the College of William & Mary.
Javier Zamora was born in El Salvador and migrated to the US when he was nine. He is a Wallace Stegner Fellow and holds fellowships from CantoMundo, Colgate University, the Lannan Foundation, MacDowell, the National Endowment for the Arts, the Poetry Foundation, and Yaddo. Unaccompanied, Copper Canyon Press Sept. 2017, is his first collection. More info at: javierzamora.net
Chiwan Choi is the author of the book-length poem The Yellow House, plus two collections, The Flood and Abductions. His work has appeared in The New York Times Magazine, Entropy, Spiral Orb and others. He also wrote, presented, and destroyed the novel Ghostmaker throughout the course of 2015. He is a partner at Writ Large Press, a Los Angeles based indie publisher, focused on using literary arts to resist, disrupt, and transgress.
Lilah Sturges is an Eisner and Ignatz Award-nominated writer whose works include comics such as Jack of Fables, House of Mystery, Thor: Season One, and Justice Society of America, as well as a pair of fantasy novels and a few short stories. She is secretly a rock star. She lives in Austin, Texas with her two daughters and a cat named Greg.
Dominica Phetteplace is a math tutor who writes fiction and poetry. Her work has appeared in Asimov's, Analog, F&SF, Clarkesworld, Zyzzyva, The Pushcart Prize Anthology and The Year's Best Science Fiction & Fantasy. She is a MacDowell Fellow and a Rona Jaffe Awardee.
COOL AS FUCK! Second Friday Happy Hour w/ DJs Kevin, Liam, & Raul ~ guitar-based indie pop gems that sparkle & shine, loudly rip & gently roar ~ FREE! ~~ 6:00pm - 10:00pm
LAST NITE | 2000s Indie Dance Party w/ DJs Jamie Jams & Rocky ~ $10 door, $5 adv. ~
Tickets:http://ticketf.ly/2DkXwox 10:00pm - 2:00am
FESTIVAL '68 ~ Rocksteady, Early Reggae & Ska ~ Resident selector Adam & guests. FREE! 10:00pm
Mawkish Twaddle w/ DJ Still or Sparkling? ~ Sunshine pop, bubblegum, power pop, indie rock, psych pop, post-punk, chamber pop, C86, easy listening, twee pop, glam, Northern soul, honky tonk, disco, shoegaze, fuzz, & occasional dissonance ~ FREE! ~ 6:30pm - 9:30pm
BURN DOWN the DiSCO! ~ 80s DANCE PARTY! ~ groove, wave, goth, synth-pop, hip-hop ~ DJ 2shy-shy & DJ melt w/ U ~ FREE! 9:30pm - 2:00am