Musicians Union Local 6
116 Ninth Street
San Francisco, CA 94103

Telephone: 415-575-0777
Office Hours: 10am to 4pm
Dues Dept. closes at 3:30pm

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The Musicians Union Local 6 is a labor union for professional musicians. Our goal is to improve the economic status, social position and general welfare of our members. We serve the following Bay Area locations: Includes all of San Francisco, Alameda, Marin, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Santa Cruz, San Benito, and Monterey Counties.

Membership is open to all musicians and vocalists who work part-time or full-time in pop, rock, country, jazz, classical, folk or other areas of music making. We are affiliated with the American Federation of Musicians of the United States and Canada (AFM). If you are outside of our jurisdiction and would like to find the local in your area, visit the AFM National Website.



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Thu, Jan 15, 2015

Why Do Labor Leaders Honor Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.? by Alex Walsh

Because…you get a three day weekend! Wait, don’t shoot—uh, I mean, pass the freedom fries. Can the world tolerate my bad jokes? Can I? *** Ronald Reagan signed the MLK holiday into law in 1983, and it came into effect … Continue reading

Fri, Dec 19, 2014

How To Take A Guitar Onto An Airplane Without Losing Your Mind by Alex Walsh

Breath deep. Pray. Sweat. Cross Your Fingers. Try to forget about it. Get to the front of the line when they call for children and pregnant women to board. Keep your head down. Act casual. Act like you own the … Continue reading

Wed, Dec 10, 2014

Do You Have A Fixed Mindset Or A Growth Mindset? by Alex Walsh

A few months ago I discovered this book “Mindset: The New Psychology of Success”, by Dr. Carol S. Dweck. I’m pretty sure I heard about it from Derek Sivers blog post “Fixed Mindset vs Growth Mindset”. Here’s a basic summary … Continue reading

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