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Thursday, October 28, 2010

Ashkon To Perform 'Don't Stop Believing' Outside AT&T Park Today

Posted By on Thu, Oct 28, 2010 at 2:59 PM

Sing it, brother!
  • Sing it, brother!
Sing it, brother!
Any Giants fan who wants to meet YouTube's million-hit-man Ashkon in person can do so today at 4:15, when the singer of the Giants-themed "Don't Stop Believing" belts it out outside the ballpark.

"It'll be me, a guitar, an amp, and what's left of my flu-ridden voice," Ashkon Davaran tells SF Weekly. "I'll be performing the song everyone wants to hear."

The Bay Area-born singer and actor, who has snagged a share of net fame via the above ditty, managed to also snag tickets for Game 1 -- and hopes to do so tonight as well. Should the Giants return to AT&T Park after the weekend -- and fans are hoping the team wins out in Arlington and that's not necessary -- Ashkon speculates he may be tapped by the team to "do something" during Games 6 or 7.

In the meantime ... don't stop believing!

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Joe Eskenazi was born in San Francisco, raised in the Bay Area, and attended U.C. Berkeley. He never left. "Your humble narrator" was a staff writer and columnist for SF Weekly from 2007 to 2015. He resides in the Excelsior with his wife, 4.3 miles from his birthplace and 5,474 from hers.


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