Bay Area musicians have come together to create BIZAR BAZAAR (as featured on, a weekly Tuesday-night dance party at the Boom Boom Room serving as a home base for the region's funk, jazz, and jam scene. Event creator Michael Bizar has recruited some of the area's finest musicians to "make 'em dance." The twist on this exciting weekly event is that every Tuesday, Bizar Bazaar showcases a different Bay Area jammer.
ShowsThe BIZ BAZ tuesday night jams are on the move. Check us out at these great venues:
tuesday, jan. 27@ 12 Galaxies in SF w/Bill Ortiz (Santana) on trumpet and Kenny Brooks (Ratdog, Alphabet Soup) on saxophone
tuesday, feb. 10@ 12 Galaxies in SF w/Tony Jurado (Raw Deluxe, Stand Up Eight) on sax
tuesday, feb. 17@ Lucre Lounge in Berkeley (guest t.b.a.)
tuesday, feb. 24@ 12 Galaxies in SF w/Michael Emenau (MNO) on vibes
more info on past and future featured guests, archived calendar

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News 1.15.04: BIZ BAZ is excited to announce our first of many shows at 12 Galaxies, a brand new San Francisco nightclub. Our maiden voyage will be on January 27 and our special guests will be the great Bill Ortiz of Santana on trumpet and Kenny Brooks of Ratdog and Alphabet Soup on saxophone. Don't miss this All-Star event at San Francisco's new home for great music!

12 Galaxies is located at 2565 Mission St in SF. Cover is only $4.

11.25.03: A new mp3 from our 5.29.03 show at Moe's Alley with John Whooley is up on the music page. (archived news items)