Posts Tagged ‘winery’

music // Huichica Music Festival 2011

music // Huichica Music Festival 2011

It was June in Sonoma—when all everyone expects is sunshine and blue skies for miles—but it rained. And rained. And every event in the area was cancelled. Except one: the second annual Huichica Music Festival. In fact, it’s our belief that the inclement weather made an outstanding music festival that much more “rock and roll.” [...]


music // Storming the Barn : Ra Ra Riot, Givers + Pepper Rabbit : Gundlach Bundschu : 2011.01.27

music // Storming the Barn : Ra Ra Riot, Givers + Pepper Rabbit : Gundlach Bundschu : 2011.01.27

So, here’s the question: what good is a 125-something-year-old tractor barn if you can’t clear it out once in a while, bring in a wildly popular East Coast art pop band and throw a boot-stomping, jaw-dropping, twinkly-lit, Gewurz-fueled, utterly sold-out show that surely must have blown at least a few historic rafters somewhere off into [...]


epicurean // An Evening at the Hacienda : 2010.07.21 : Scribe Winery

epicurean // An Evening at the Hacienda : 2010.07.21 : Scribe Winery

“If you spend a lot of time here, you start to lose track of . . . everything,” laughs Andrew Mariani, proprietor of Scribe Winery. Standing on the balcony of an old hacienda, a colony of swallows catching the updrafts around us and dusk settling on the vineyards, we couldn’t agree more.  Andrew, his family, [...]


music // Huichica Music Festival : 2010.06.05 : Gundlach Bundschu Winery

music // Huichica Music Festival : 2010.06.05 : Gundlach Bundschu Winery

Expanding on Gundlach Bundschu Winery’s summer indie rock concerts, Jeff Bundschu and Eric Johnson (of the Fruit Bats) curated and produced the first annual Huichica Music Festival in Sonoma, California. The weather was incredible, the winery grounds were glowing and the bands were some of the Bay Area’s brightest rising musical stars. Oh and the [...]


fashion // Heels & Wheels Fashion Show : 2010.06.04 : Jacuzzi Family Winery

fashion // Heels & Wheels Fashion Show : 2010.06.04 : Jacuzzi Family Winery

Once again, Jacuzzi Family Winery transformed into a NYC runway as Bay Area fashionistas flocked to Sonoma for a glimpse of collections from some of the industry’s hottest new designers. The Second Annual Bryant Park West show—Heels & Wheels—shimmered with flash bulbs, sleek clothes, excellent wine and classic cars—all in the name of Sonoma Valley [...]


music // Indian Valley Line + Goldfinch : 2009.10.02 : Sebastiani Winery

music // Indian Valley Line + Goldfinch : 2009.10.02 : Sebastiani Winery

“If I may make a suggestion,” announced Indian Valley Line guitarist and local musician Ryan Lynch, “everyone should get a glass of the Sebastiani Barbera—one of the best wines ever!” A perfect pairing for this superb red? Indian Valley Line’s dreamy Americana, which closed out the wonderful evening of indie folk music at Sebastiani Winery [...]