About Will Reisman

SF resident, East Coast native. Love Music.

Giveaway: Highasakite play Rickshaw Stop on Friday

Starting with ABBA and running all the way through to contemporary artists like Robyn, The Knife, and Jens Lekman, it’s clear that Sweden has had a bit of a [...]

By |September 15, 2016|Comments Off on Giveaway: Highasakite play Rickshaw Stop on Friday
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    Local Natives playing Fox Theater in support of excellent new album, ‘Sunlit Youth’

Local Natives playing Fox Theater in support of excellent new album, ‘Sunlit Youth’

It’s a perfect bit of symmetry, really. Local Natives are a beautiful band that comes from a beautiful place and makes beautiful music.

After putting out two ebullient albums that [...]

By |September 12, 2016|Comments Off on Local Natives playing Fox Theater in support of excellent new album, ‘Sunlit Youth’
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    Still Whistling After All These Years: Peter Bjorn and John to play Slim’s on Thursday

Still Whistling After All These Years: Peter Bjorn and John to play Slim’s on Thursday

Ten years on, and Peter Bjorn and John’s “Young Folks” is still catchy as hell. Named one of the “Top 15 Whistling Songs” of all time by Rolling Stone [...]

By |August 29, 2016|Comments Off on Still Whistling After All These Years: Peter Bjorn and John to play Slim’s on Thursday
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    Unlikely duo Banks and Steelz set for appearance at The Independent

Unlikely duo Banks and Steelz set for appearance at The Independent

In a pairing few could say they saw coming, Interpol’s moody lead singer Paul Banks has collaborated with the Shaolin master himself, Wu-Tang Clan’s RZA, for a new musical [...]

By |August 22, 2016|Comments Off on Unlikely duo Banks and Steelz set for appearance at The Independent
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    Kristian Nairn, aka Hodor, to Bring Rave of Thrones DJ Set to Mezzanine

Kristian Nairn, aka Hodor, to Bring Rave of Thrones DJ Set to Mezzanine

Game of Thrones is a brutal show. Kings are murdered, children are burned at the stake, fathers are beheaded, and life in general is a Hobbesian nightmare for every [...]

By |August 4, 2016|Comments Off on Kristian Nairn, aka Hodor, to Bring Rave of Thrones DJ Set to Mezzanine
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    Tim Cohen of The Fresh and Onlys playing Rickshaw Stop on Wednesday

Tim Cohen of The Fresh and Onlys playing Rickshaw Stop on Wednesday

Aside from a few scattered appearances here and there, The Fresh and Onlys — one of San Francisco’s longest-tenured and most-revered bands — have been dormant in recent times.

Although [...]

By |August 2, 2016|Comments Off on Tim Cohen of The Fresh and Onlys playing Rickshaw Stop on Wednesday
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    Always at home on the West Coast, Woods play The Chapel next week

Always at home on the West Coast, Woods play The Chapel next week

It’s a bit strange how a much a Brooklyn-based can evoke the bucolic and windswept shores of California, but Woods — a group that has long specialized in eccentric folk [...]

By |July 22, 2016|Comments Off on Always at home on the West Coast, Woods play The Chapel next week
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    Electro-punk duo Sleigh Bells announce November date at The Independent

Electro-punk duo Sleigh Bells announce November date at The Independent

Since they burst upon the scene in 2010 with their cheerleader-wields-machine gun aesthetic, Sleigh Bells’ songs have always been punctuated with an explosive, deafening wall of sound from guitarist [...]

By |July 21, 2016|Comments Off on Electro-punk duo Sleigh Bells announce November date at The Independent

Outside Lands announces impressive comedy lineup

With Radiohead, LCD Soundsystem, and Chance the Rapper on tap, the music choices for this year’s Outside Lands Festival are predictably on-point (and that’s not to mention Whitney, maybe [...]

By |July 5, 2016|1 Comment

Big Thief headline Rickshaw Stop on July 5

Adrianne Lenker, the lead singer for Big Thief, evokes a number of formidable female vocalists over the course of her group’s debut album, Masterpiece.

There is the medieval balladry of [...]

By |June 29, 2016|Comments Off on Big Thief headline Rickshaw Stop on July 5
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    Down Dirty Shake begin multi-night residency at Milk Bar on July 6

Down Dirty Shake begin multi-night residency at Milk Bar on July 6

Now becoming a rite of summer, local band the Down Dirty Shake will begin their annual multi-night residency at Milk Bar starting next month.

The psychedelic-blues rockers have been hosting [...]

By |June 23, 2016|Comments Off on Down Dirty Shake begin multi-night residency at Milk Bar on July 6
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    English post-punk group Eagulls play Bottom of the Hill on Saturday

English post-punk group Eagulls play Bottom of the Hill on Saturday

Everyone loves to talk about the outsized influence of '80s Brit-rockers Morrissey and Robert Smith, but for my money, Ian McCulloch is the dude whose presence looms largest from [...]

By |June 22, 2016|Comments Off on English post-punk group Eagulls play Bottom of the Hill on Saturday
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