Lauren Ruth Ward explodes onto Cafe du Nord stage

Grungy '70s psych-rock singer Lauren Ruth Ward just released “Water Sign” from her forthcoming album, Volume II ahead of her US tour jumping off this month. On the 19th [...]

By |March 4, 2020|Comments Off on Lauren Ruth Ward explodes onto Cafe du Nord stage

The Seshen dive into ‘CYAN’ in time for Noise Pop

(photo: Brittany Powers)

Synthesizers, drum machines, and live percussion blend with the cool, soulful voice of the Seshen’s Lalin St. Juste to create a harmonious combination of synth-pop and electronic [...]

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Jack Symes’ Prom Night at Great American

Singer-songwriter Jack Symes returns to his old San Francisco stomping grounds this March to grace the Great American stage. Didn’t get the prom night you wanted in high school? [...]

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    Canadian folk pop singer Andy Shauf plays August Hall February 21

Canadian folk pop singer Andy Shauf plays August Hall February 21

Lookin’ for a good time? Look no further than next week. August Hall is hosting Toronto-based Andy Shauf, whose latest album The Neon Skyline dropped in January (ANTI-). The album is [...]

By |February 14, 2020|Comments Off on Canadian folk pop singer Andy Shauf plays August Hall February 21

Begonia’s sassy solid pop comes to Milk Bar

Our friends at Throwin’ Bo’s present us with another show this February, featuring Begonia. Following the release of her debut album Fear, the Canadian pop singer is making tour [...]

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    Radical Face’s reissue of ‘Ghost,’ February 1 show at August Hall

Radical Face’s reissue of ‘Ghost,’ February 1 show at August Hall

Thirteen years after the release of Radical Face’s Ghost in 2007, Ben Cooper (aka Radical Face) has re-released the album with completely new interpretations of the original tracks. Songs [...]

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ZOLA, Emily Afton and Sandu Ndu play Cafe du Nord

This Thursday Noise Pop and Everything Ecstatic presents an evening featuring a couple of Bay Area prized possessions. Featured artist ZOLA (San Francisco) is a blend of of folk-pop, [...]

By |January 21, 2020|Comments Off on ZOLA, Emily Afton and Sandu Ndu play Cafe du Nord

Dan Deacon gets (almost) acoustic, plays Fillmore in March

Ever wonder what Dan Deacon’s real voice actually sounds like? Now is your chance to hear it. The Baltimore musician, typically known for complex and mind-boggling electronics and sound [...]

By |January 17, 2020|1 Comment
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    Throwin’ Bo’s presents punk, rock, folk favorites at Eli’s

Throwin’ Bo’s presents punk, rock, folk favorites at Eli’s

Those Throwin’ Bo’s folks are at it again, plunking down some of our favorite musicians and getting them all in the same room. And what better place to see [...]

By |January 6, 2020|Comments Off on Throwin’ Bo’s presents punk, rock, folk favorites at Eli’s

Jeanines’ minor-key pop at two Bay Area shows this week

A chilly winter night is the perfect time to go see Jeanines’ warm post-punk pop. The Brooklyn-based group is energetic and fun with a touch of sadness and that [...]

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    Moon Duo’s new intergalactic new tunes at New Parish November 23

Moon Duo’s new intergalactic new tunes at New Parish November 23

Photo Credit: Brett Johnson

Portland-based Moon Duo is coming to the New Parish on November 23 to play jams off their latest, disco-inspired album, Stars Are the Light. Duo Ripley [...]

By |November 20, 2019|Comments Off on Moon Duo’s new intergalactic new tunes at New Parish November 23
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    The Seshen release “Dive” video and song ahead of new album

The Seshen release “Dive” video and song ahead of new album

“Dive,” released on November 5, is the first single released off forthcoming album CYAN, the third full LP from East Bay-based the Seshen. Vocalist Lalin St. Juste brings sensual [...]

By |November 15, 2019|Comments Off on The Seshen release “Dive” video and song ahead of new album