Posts tagged with "Oakland"
Nov 16 2011
Playing music for a living normally consists of 60 percent driving and 40 percent music. We’re as much professional drivers as we are musicians. Since Green River Ordinance was started 11 years ago, we have played 48 states, a few countries, and racked up enough miles in our van (Lambchop) to get to the moon. Awesome, I know. ... read more
Dec 20 2010
In part one of our previous Flashback to Oakland in the late 1970s, we primarily looked at the scheduled airlines and cargo charters. In this final installment, we take a look at some lar 218 ... read more
May 15 2009
Long ago and in an airline galaxy far, far away, I was a young man starting out in my airline career. The year was 1977, and I had been with Delta Air Lines just about a year (I was a young and skinny, naïve 24-year-old at the time) when I transferred to Oakland (OAK) and helped open our station. When I realized that today is Southwest’s 20th Anniversary of serving OAK, I began to get ... read more