Mindful Parenting Class: Every 2nd and 4th Tuesday

Join Heather Diamond every 2nd and 4th Tuesday at Bows from 11am-12:15 to learn about Mindful Parenting! We asked Heather some questions about Mindful Parenting: What is Mindful Parenting? Mindful Parenting is a movement where the elements of Mindfulness, as outlined by Jon Kabat-Zinn, are brought into the parent/child relationship. There are several pilot programs […]

Saturday, August 10th FPR Releases ALL AT ONCE! Chikading!

On Saturday, August 10th FPR  comes to Sacramento to deliver a rare performance in celebration of their new release ALL AT ONCE. This will be an night to remember. FPR Frank Gratkowski – alto saxophone, Bb clarinet Phillip Greenlief – alto & tenor saxophones, Bb clarinet Jon Raskin – alto & baritone saxophones FPR celebrates […]

Ruhstaller’s Tripel Dipper Release Party: 7/12

******* We are excited to host the release party for Ruhstaller Beer‘s new brew, Tripel Dipper, with label art by local designer Melissa Arendt! Bows owner Trisha Rhomberg came up with the idea to put local art on local beer bottles, and Ruhstaller was the perfect candidate. “Since Bows’ Evolution into an art gallery and […]

Peter Case, Deep Ellum and Gasoline Silver: 6/20

****** Acclaimed singer-songwriter and indie-rock pioneer PETER CASE brings his deeply rooted take on rock’n’roll to California clubs in June, accompanied by DEEP ELLUM, and GASOLINE SILVER. All three bands feature singer-songwriter-guitarists with sensibilities that register on the scale of Case’s own visionary but fundamental rock’n’roll. Ron Franklin of Gasoline Silver has been a friend and collaborator since […]

Josiah Leming and Spencer Borup: 6/8

******* Josiah Leming taught himself to play the piano and started writing music at age 8. At 17, he dropped out of high school to pursue his dream of being a singer-songwriter. Leming made it through two rounds of American Idol‘s Season 7, “deemed a favorite by the show’s controversial judge Simon Cowell.” After being […]

Katie and the Lichen, OK Vancouver OK and Peggy Benks: 6/4

********** Katie and the Lichen Location: Vancouver Genre:Pop “A 3 piece pop-verisimilitudes/sister/pop-verite, all female band. Playing ukes, and melodicas, guitars and drums, and more, they focus on the anti-pop-anti-folk aspects of the lo-fi music universe, this includes crunching class divisions and endorsing and eating feminism. They are unladylike. They are encouragable, endearing and effing adorable.” […]

Sun Angle, And And And, and Pregnant: 6/1

********* Sun Angle Location: Portland Genre: Tropical Psych Phase Punk Band Members: Charlie Salas Humara, Papi Fimbres, Marius Libman “Central and South American footsteps traverse through Sun Angle’s veins, blending SST punk, Cumbia, and pop in a wash of psychedelic filth. Sun Angle ride the line between chaos and pop, making music all it’s own.” […]

In-Store Reading: Becca Battoe (The voice of the 50 Shades of Grey Audiobook)

We are very excited to have Becca Battoe in-store on June 1st! Check out the Facebook event page & RSVP here: Here’s the press release: Hollywood actor Becca Battoe, the voice behind the audio books for E.L. James’ wildly popular “Fifty Shades Trilogy,” comes to Sacramento Saturday, June 1. The star will do a […]

The LURK, Drive Thru Mystics and Crazy Eyes: 4/30

********** The LURK Location: Sacramento Genre: One man band Band members: Nick Carvajal Carvajal described his performances as The LURK as “somewhat of a spectacle”. “I play a suitcase as a kick drum, and kick a snare drum on its side – so that my feet are the drummer,” he said. “I play guitar, sing, […]

The Dave Lynch Group and Adrian Bellue: 4/27

********** The Dave Lynch Group Location: Sacramento Genre: High Energy Fusion Jazz Lineup: Dave Lynch (guitar), Eric Crownover (drums), Jay Leek (bass), Dan Pool (keys) Influences: Pat Metheny, Allan Holdsworth, Frank Zappa, Mahavishnu Orchestra, John McLaughlin, Wayne Krantz, Bill Bruford, Jaco Pastorius, Jeff Berlin, Jeff Beck, Sting ********* Adrian Bellue Location: Sacramento Genre: Fingerstyle Guitarist […]