Coping with the COVID-19 Blues

Coping with the COVID-19 Blues

What does an open mic website blogger do when every open mic in Sacramento has been indefinitely suspended due to the Coronavirus Pandemic of 2020?   Like most of you, Kimberley and I have been watching a little more   — well okay, maybe a lot more TV.  But to our...

Bustin’ the Moves @ Kupros Open Mic

With summer 2019 now in the rearview mirror and Halloween only two days ahead, the Kupros regulars met on Tuesday, October 29 to enjoy the last open mic session before clocks would be set back an hour to mark the fall Daylight Savings time change.   We’d heard in...

Have you met Nick Schafer?

In the first 12 years of his life Nick Schafer’s routine consisted mostly of going to school, doing the traditional family things, playing school sports, and joining his family in church attendance.  Generally, he was following the developmental path of many in...

May Day at Kupros

Things are warming up as we get further into spring, and the open mic crowd is coming back to Kupros. No. Scratch that.  The crowd never left Kupros, it’s the nice weather that’s coming back, even if it did cool a little in the late evening this week....

Enjoying a Mid-Winter Open Mic at Kupros

Even though Sacramento was hit with a deluge of hail, freezing rain, and even a little bit of snow a few days ago, the sun came out the next day, warming and drying out our city, just in time to welcome a respectable crowd of patrons and musicians to Kupros this week....