Davis Waldorf School runs guitar and fiddling workshop
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Davis Waldorf School runs guitar and fiddling workshop

Fiddlers and guitarists interested in bluegrass, Celtic and Romanian Gypsy tunes should take out their string instruments. Beginning on Wednesday, the Davis Waldorf School will be hosting their…

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Editor's picks: Franklin For Short, Le Petit Protest, Autumn Sky Today, 10 p.m., $3-5, 21 Sophia's Thai Kitchen   In the Flow Festival Saturday and Sunday, noon, $15…

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‘Bottle Shock’ seek expertise at UC Davis
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‘Bottle Shock’ seek expertise at UC Davis

In the dramatic twist of Randall Miller's upcoming film Bottle Shock, an intern and the heir to Calistoga's Chateau Montelena winery make a shocking discovery about a batch…

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Sacramento coffeehouse hosts In The Flow
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Sacramento coffeehouse hosts In The Flow

This weekend, the True Love Coffeehouse in Sacramento will host the first In The Flow music festival, a weekend of modern and improvisational jazz, rock, blues and more.…

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African American artists showcased at the Pence Gallery
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African American artists showcased at the Pence Gallery

Upstairs in the Pence Gallery, tranquility kisses the walls but as you move downstairs, the mood drifts like leaves. One floor down, loud colors and a beautiful woman…

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How to ‘fake it like you know it’
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How to ‘fake it like you know it’

Despite what some believe, karaoke is fit for more than the bar townies or "American Idol" wannabes. According to Raina Lee, UC Davis alumna and author of the…

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CD Review: LP3
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CD Review: LP3

As long as you don't expect Daft Punk, you shouldn't be too disappointed. The third album from electro duo Ratatat isn't as rousing and danceable as one would…

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Editor's picks: All My Pretty Ones, The Beat Nun, Ellie Fortune Sunday, 8 p.m., $3-5 Primary Concepts at 219 E St.   Del Castillo Monday, 7:30 p.m., free…

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CD Review: Here We Stand
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CD Review: Here We Stand

If Green Day were cool, they'd be The Fratellis. There's only so far you can go with power chord anthems without sounding like you're kicking a dead horse.…

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Sacramento Art Complex: a community within a community
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Sacramento Art Complex: a community within a community

Before longtime art gallery owner Barry Smith opened the new Sacramento Art Complex between K and 21st streets in Sacramento, he looked up the noun "complex" in a…

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Fourth Annual Afrofunk Festival returns to the Independent
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Fourth Annual Afrofunk Festival returns to the Independent

When Kenyan-born Victor Sila first came to America 15 years ago, he wanted to be a Michael Jackson or Babyface-style R&B singer. However, he was rejected by every…

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CD Review: Modern Guilt
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CD Review: Modern Guilt

The eighth studio release from the 38-year-old legend is as much a Beck album as any of its predecessors, meaning that you can't really expect anything in particular.…

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Movie Review: The Dark Knight
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Movie Review: The Dark Knight

Christopher Nolan gave new life to the Caped Crusader franchise with his 2005 adaptation Batman Begins. His second film about the comic book icon smashes all expectations of…

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Editor's picks: The Dark Knight Opens Friday at Regal Davis Holiday 6 on F Street   The Zim-Zims, Joe Finkel, Mistlefinger Saturday, 8:30 p.m., $3 Delta of Venus

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French Film Festival hits Crest Theatre
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French Film Festival hits Crest Theatre

If the French language is the universal language of love, then movie lovers will fall in love all over again at this year's Sacramento French Film Festival. Created…

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