I am signaling you through the flames.
The North Pole is not where it used to be.
Manifest Destiny is no longer Manifest.
Civilization self-destructs. Nemesis is knocking at the door.
What are poets for, in such an age?
from Poetry As Insurgent Art by Lawrence Ferlinghetti

This summer we are putting on the first annual Ferlinghetti Insurgent Art Benefit for KPFA. It will consist of a series of shows at the San Gregorio General Store, with each night featuring music, poetry, and an art auction. Every dollar raised will go to KPFA.

KPFA — Grassroots Free-Form Resistance Radio — is one of the most important voices out there when it comes to keeping us informed about what is really going on. KPFA is listener supported, taking no money from corporations, and staffed with dedicated, intelligent and compassionate people who want to make our world a better place.  It is that simple.

The schedule of performances is below, and you can purchase tickets at the bottom of this page ($30 in advance). Shows are expected to sell out, so advance tickets are strongly encouraged.

August 26th

Lane Murchison

Pathetic Honey
Jones Gang
Poetry by Hugh Stapleton Smith

September 2nd


Bundy & Larry Browne Jazz Show

Micheal Cooper reads from his Foxes in the Vineyard & The Rabbi's Knight.
"Under cover of historical fiction -- the subversive use of message and metaphor in service of coexistence and Middle East peace"  

To purchase tickets, choose your desired performance below, or on the Brown Paper Tickets sales page.

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This is an indoor event, so the show will go on in rain or shine or fog. The performers listed above represent our current lineup, but are always subject to change due to unforeseen circumstances.

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