Kudos to Dictionary.com for this brave choice. Their Word of the Year is a reflection of fears that were fueled in 2016, fears we reject and strive to fight against with every artist we present. The diversity of the Bay Area is what makes our culture so rich. Let's make next year's Word of the Year #Inclusion.
SF Sonido Fest at Yerba Buena Center for the Arts has four days of incredible Latin music. Tickets at https://www.ybca.org/whats-on/sonido-fest
Dec 1: Diana Gameros - Bay Area folk singer/songwriter by way of Ciudad Juárez.
Dec 2: Edward Simon & Ensemble Venezuela - Venezuelan Jazz with special guest Jackeline Rago.
Dec 3: Carlos Varela - The Poet of Havana. Modern day troubadour. He's kind of a big deal... #NuevaTrova
Dec 4: AURELIO - Honduran dance music for those who want to boogie.