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    Tonight: The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion is at Slim’s (and we have your tickets)

Tonight: The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion is at Slim’s (and we have your tickets)

Raw rock and roll mainstays The Jon Spencer Blues Explosion are circling the West Coast between two weekends of Coachella shows, including a performance TONIGHT at Slim’s. Word is […]

By |April 14, 2014|0 Comments

Generation Loss: our new featured album!

One of the cool new features of our redesigned home page is a “featured album” player in the right-hand column, where we’ll be spotlighting a great recent release from […]

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    This Week in SF, 4/7-4/13/14: Burnt Ones, New Bums, Neutral Milk Hotel, Destruction Unit & more!

This Week in SF, 4/7-4/13/14: Burnt Ones, New Bums, Neutral Milk Hotel, Destruction Unit & more!

Enjoy this Spotify mix featuring the best local and touring bands performing in SF this week, then find out where and when they’re playing below. For a full list […]

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    This Week in SF, 3/31-4/6/14: The War on Drugs, Obnox, Meklit Hadero, Push The Feeling & more!

This Week in SF, 3/31-4/6/14: The War on Drugs, Obnox, Meklit Hadero, Push The Feeling & more!

Enjoy this Spotify mix featuring the best local and touring bands performing in SF this week, then find out where and when they’re playing below. For a full list […]

By |March 31, 2014|0 Comments
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    This Week in SF, 3/24-3/30/14: Black Lips, Sleepy Sun, Small Black, Mark Matos & Os Beaches & more!

This Week in SF, 3/24-3/30/14: Black Lips, Sleepy Sun, Small Black, Mark Matos & Os Beaches & more!

Enjoy this Spotify mix featuring the best local and touring bands performing in SF this week, then find out where and when they’re playing below. For a full list […]

By |March 24, 2014|0 Comments
  • Deafheaven @ Bottom of the Hill 7/15/13 - photo by Nicole L. Browner
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    This Week in SF, 3/10-3/16/14: Deafheaven, Sister Crayon, Shannon and the Clams & more!

This Week in SF, 3/10-3/16/14: Deafheaven, Sister Crayon, Shannon and the Clams & more!

Enjoy this Spotify mix featuring local and touring bands performing in SF this week. For a full list of upcoming concerts in the SF Bay Area, check our Concert […]

By |March 10, 2014|Comments Off
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    This Week in SF, 2/17-2/23/14: Marissa Nadler, Peace Creep, R. Stevie Moore, DRMS & more!

This Week in SF, 2/17-2/23/14: Marissa Nadler, Peace Creep, R. Stevie Moore, DRMS & more!

Enjoy this Spotify mix featuring local and touring bands performing in SF this week. For a full list of upcoming concerts in the SF Bay Area, check our Local […]

By |February 17, 2014|Comments Off
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    This Week in SF, 2/10-2/16/14: Thao, Hospitality, Quilt, Bay Area Record Label Fair & more!

This Week in SF, 2/10-2/16/14: Thao, Hospitality, Quilt, Bay Area Record Label Fair & more!

Enjoy this Spotify mix featuring local and touring bands performing in SF during the rest of this week. For a full list of upcoming concerts in the SF Bay […]

By |February 10, 2014|Comments Off
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    This Week in SF, 2/3-2/9/14: WATERS, Cheap Time, Oneohtrix Point Never, St. Lucia & more!

This Week in SF, 2/3-2/9/14: WATERS, Cheap Time, Oneohtrix Point Never, St. Lucia & more!

Enjoy this Spotify mix featuring local and touring bands performing in SF during the rest of this week. After the jump, find out more about when they’re all playing! […]

By |February 3, 2014|Comments Off
  • John Vanderslice and the Magik*Magik Orchestra, 6/17/11 at the Herbst Theater
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    Friday night: Magik*Magik celebrates five years with "When We Were Young"

Friday night: Magik*Magik celebrates five years with "When We Were Young"

This Friday, the Magik*Magik Orchestra will be celebrating five years of all around awesomeness with “When We Were Young,” a three-act concert where the orchestra will be joined on […]

By |January 30, 2014|Comments Off
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    Interview: Van Pierszalowski of WATERS discusses new sound, new album, SF residency

Interview: Van Pierszalowski of WATERS discusses new sound, new album, SF residency

Before WATERS takes over Monday nights at the Brick & Mortar Music Hall — starting off with a Bay Bridged-presented show on February 3rd — we asked Van Pierszalowski […]

By |January 29, 2014|Comments Off
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    This Week in SF, 1/27-2/2/14: Magik*Magik Orchestra, Young Prisms, Washed Out, Blackbird Blackbird & more!

This Week in SF, 1/27-2/2/14: Magik*Magik Orchestra, Young Prisms, Washed Out, Blackbird Blackbird & more!

Enjoy this Spotify mix featuring local and touring bands performing in SF during the rest of this week. After the jump, find out more about when they’re all playing! […]

By |January 27, 2014|Comments Off
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