BART concert series brings music to the tracks
OAKLAND, Calif. - BART riders can catch trains to the rhythm of reggae, jazz and folk tunes as BART introduces its first-ever music performance series during the month of October.
As an effort to return ridership numbers to pre-pandemic levels, BART is partnering with Taylor Street Production to launch "Sound Tracks", where local musicians will play acoustic sets in a different station every Thursday from 5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. The concerts are free to the public, and attendees are welcome to bring their own chairs to watch the show.
Here is the lineup and locations for the four shows:
Folk trio Sass N Harmony at Downtown Berkeley, Oct. 7
Reggae, samba and soul band Os Cocos at Concord, Oct. 14
Latin jazz group Danilo Y Grupo Universal, Oct. 21
Contemporary jazz, hip-hop and bossa nova group 510JAZZ at Glen Park, Oct. 28