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Thursday, August 15, 2019

SOLD OUT: Redwood Grove Summer Concerts: Chris Pureka + Willy Tea Taylor

Performing Arts - Music | August 15 | 5:30-7:30 p.m. | UC Botanical Garden, Redwood Grove

 Chris Pureka; Willy Tea Taylor

 Botanical Garden

Chris Pureka is a Portland-based singer-songwriter whose body of work has resonated deeply with these seemingly disparate milieus. At the age of 18, a discerning and intimate set by Greg Brown at the Strawberry Music Festival inspired Willy Tea Taylor to pursue life as a folk singer.

General $26 / UCBG Members $24 / Youth (5 - 17) $15


Young the Giant: with guests: Fitz and the Tantrums, Alice Merton

Performing Arts - Music | August 15 | 6 p.m. |  Hearst Greek Theatre

 Another Planet Entertainment

The fourth album from Young the Giant, ​Mirror Master​ is a layered meditation on identity in modern life, an emotionally charged look at the dangers of illusion and possibilities of freedom. “Within one single day, we’re all so many different people,” says Gadhia, lead vocalist for the L.A.-based band.

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Full: Amy X Neuburg

Performing Arts - Music | August 15 | 7 p.m. |  Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

 Amy X Neuburg

 Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

Bay Area icon Amy X Neuburg performs a singular blend of virtuosic vocals and live electronics, often with digital looping, in what she has dubbed “avant-cabaret.” She presents original songs, using her four-octave vocal range and wicked sense of humor to create social commentary that is both powerful and highly entertaining.