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A happy new beginning for The Basement’s 1930s piano

Kevin L. Hoover Mad River Union ARCATA – Next time you’re enjoying good company, a quality cocktail and beautiful jazz at The Basement (formerly Abruzzi) in Jacoby’s Storehouse, give particular attention to the piano there, because it dates back to the 1930s. The vintage Baldwin Monarch baby grand was donated by Ruth and George Epperson.

Trinidad Tidings: Music festival coming to seaside village

World class musicians return to Trinidad for two weekends of music to lift your spirits, inspire you, and soothe your soul. Trinidad Bay Art and Music Festival (TBAM) opens on Friday, Aug. 9 in Trinidad Town Hall at 8 p.m. with a Marimba Masterworks concert featuring Nonoka Mizukami.  On Saturday, Aug. 10, Temporary Resonance with

The HUM: Cool junk is itching

As July inches toward August, and the college students start trickling back into town, it seems like as good time as any for a festival of one sort or another. And there are a bunch of them, perhaps too many in fact.  Let’s start with something I’m moderately involved in, something called a “FleART Market”