Articles by Johnny Funcheap
Johnny is a self-described cheap-aholic who hunts down the free-er side of San Francisco. He loves street fairs, free concerts in the park, and anywhere that offers free food. Johnny has been featured on KQED's Forum, CBS's Eye on the Bay and is a contributor to the San Francisco Bay Guardian, KFOG and KGO 810 AM. Johnny is the founder of FunCheapSF.com
Friday, June 22
Saturday, June 23
Join Apple for a special 2-day event celebrating SF Pride Weekend at the Apple Union Square store.
Spotlighting eight amazing LGBTQ+ musicians, filmmakers and dancers hailing from the Bay Area and beyond, they’ll feature live performances and inspiring conversations on what it means to be a …
Sunday, June 24
After eight records with The Melody Makers and three Grammy Awards, Ziggy Marley (yes, the son of Bob Marley) kicked off a legendary solo career impressively garnered the Grammy Award for “Best Reggae Album” in 2006 (Love Is My Religion), 2013 (In Concert), 2014 (Fly …
Tuesday, June 26
Wednesday, June 27
Soft Power is the groundbreaking first-time time collaboration between Tony Award winners David Henry Hwang (M. Butterfly, Flower Drum Song) and Jeanine Tesori (Fun Home).
As original as it is topical, Soft Power rewinds our recent political history and plays it back through a Chinese lens: …
Thursday, June 28
Saturday, June 30
Sunday, July 1
Merge Records recording artist M. Ward has released a string of acclaimed solo albums in addition to five LPs with Zooey Deschanel in their duo outfit She & Him. M. Ward’s latest album, More Rain, is evidence of the lauded singer-songwriter and producer’s ability to …
Tuesday, July 3
Friday, July 6
Sunday, July 8
The Mexican Institute of Sound is the project name of DJ and producer Camilo Lara. A native of Mexico City, Lara is known for his work as a music consultant for the Disney movie, “Coco.”
At Stern Grove Festival, the Mexican Institute of Sound’s perform will …
Friday, July 13
Sunday, July 15
Sitar player and composer Anoushka Shankar is a singular figure in the Indian classical and progressive global music scenes. Her dynamic and spiritual musicality has garnered several prestigious accolades, including five GRAMMY® Award nominations.
Anoushka studied exclusively from the age of nine under her father and …
Saturday, July 28
On Saturday, July 28, at 3:30 p.m. along King Street, the Giants will unveil three plaques on the team’s Wall of Fame in honor of Brian Wilson, Matt Cain and Ryan Vogelsong.
The Giants Wall of Fame serves as a living tribute to the organization’s greatest …