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Music, Bing Ji Ling: from ice cream funk to tasty soul

Bing Ji Ling: from ice cream funk to tasty soul

The band onstage on this wet February night sticks out from the parade of earnest singer-songwriters who normally grace Rockwood Music Hall on New York's Lower East Side. The loose-knit four-piece lays down laid-back soul grooves that sound like Curtis…
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Music, Sweet Spot

Sweet Spot

San Francisco is Mecca for the ice cream fanatic with a flair for adventure, from the avocado flavor at Mitchell's in the Mission to the infamously smelly durian frozen treat at Polly Ann's in the Sunset. As the legend goes,…
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Music, Reviewed Darondo


After years of languishing in relative obscurity on many a record fiend's Holy Grail list, this compilation of six songs previously released as small-run 45s (along with three recent demo reel discoveries) by former Bay Area pimp and lifelong soul…
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Music Awards, Award Show Performers

Award Show Performers

Bing Ji Ling If you believe the legend (and there's no reason why you shouldn't), Quinn Luke was christened "Bing Ji Ling" when he was a jazz and blues singer working a nightclub in Shanghai. Upon introducing himself to the…
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Music Awards,

The 16th Annual SF Weekly Music Awards

Performances by Hieroglyphics Rogue Wave Federation featuring the Animaniakz Parchman Farm Bing Ji Ling and Tommy Guerrero Mitch Marcus Quintet The El Cerrito High School Marching Band MCs: Killing My Lobster Presenters Bing Ji Ling, ice cream pimp J Boogie,…
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Music Awards, Music Awards Nominees

Music Awards Nominees

Americana Hammerdown Turpentine If it weren't for a beat-up old couch, the country/rock septet Hammerdown Turpentine might not exist. Back in 1995 in Charlottesville, Va., singer/guitarist Jif Johnson and drummer Cling Golden wanted to start a two-piece rock band called…
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Music, We All Scream

We All Scream

I'm not religious. I don't enjoy deep conversation. And I hate hippies. Now let me tell you my theory on the human soul: Your soul is a dog about 2 inches tall that sits in the cavernous space between your…
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