San Francisco | March 23, 2013

Photos and Videos from the Inaugural Event Coming Soon!

Gretchen Menn Trio

Gretchen Menn TrioRapidly gaining praise in the world of instrumental rock and beyond, Gretchen Menn isn’t your average guitar hero on the rise. She once flew regional jets to support her six-string habit. She has studied, in equal parts, the music of Mozart, Beethoven, Steve Morse, Frank Zappa, and Jimmy Page. (Regarding the latter composer, she performs the music of Led Zeppelin professionally all over the U.S. with Zepparella.) {Click for more.}

The Wellspring

The WellspringThe Wellspring is an indie folk-pop duo from NY, now based in LA, comprised of Talia Osteen and Dov Rosenblatt. The duo hit the road for their first national tour in 2011, opening for Pete Yorn and Ben Kweller in over 40 cities across North America, promoting their debut self-titled EP, produced by Bill Lefler (Dashboard Confessional, Ingrid Michaelson). The EP was dubbed the #1 “Indie Album of the Year” by {Click for more.}

Kiwi Time

Kiwi TimeKiwi Time is a fresh independent rock band from San Francisco playing new, deeply rooted melodies brought to life by frontwoman Anna Makovchik's voice, with heartfelt lyrics and catchy riffs. Winners of the ArtRockX band competition, they have also headlined the Red Marines Music Festival and played shows in Los Angeles and New York. The band has been featured on Live 105's Top Ten Local Bands in San Francisco. {Click for more.}

Samantha Hale (MC)

Samantha HaleSamantha Hale is a filmmaker, stand-up comedian, author, and fervent explorer of why music matters. Having never been to film school, she had the honor of premiering her first film on the Documentary Channel, and is currently working on her second feature on the connection between music and love. She has performed in venues such as the Hollywood Improv and the World Famous Comedy Store, among many others. {Click for more.}

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