You’ll probably hear that 2016 hip-hop belonged to Atlanta.
This is the year the region’s most prominent ambassadors cemented their status as national icons. Young Thug released three increasingly excellent [...]
Melody Walker, the lead vocalist of the San Francisco Bay Area's rising star in bluegrass known as Front Country, has been totally shaped by the San Francisco Bay Area [...]
The following has been contributed by Tyler Green, Lynn Schwarz, Greg Tietz, Cassidy Garcia, and Gabriel Armstrong in memory of Barrett Clark, a victim of the recent Oakland fire. [...]
The Matches (photo: Estefany Gonzalez)
Live, loud and local: those words describe each time The Matches performed in the Bay Area. Those words were later shortened to, and stood for L3 — [...]
Born out of a dream, Springtime Carnivore’s second album, Midnight Room, offers a surrealistic view of pop musi — a world where people collect comets in their hair, and [...]
(photos: Estefany Gonzalez)
William Ryan Fritch wants to talk about his daughter.
“I promise this is the only Dad video I’m going to show you,” he says one long afternoon at [...]
Photo: Tyler Hansen Photography
After the release of their EP, Great Spirit, three marriages, five moves, and a whole lot of life lived, Before the Brave is back on the scene [...]
When I caught up with Madden and Labrador from Chasms before their album release show at The Knockout last week, I asked them both what pronouns they used. They [...]
...and hard work, and strong collaborators...but also the burrito bowls at Berkeley Bowl.
Rexx Life Raj is committed to repping Berkeley. It’s one of the first things you come to [...]
Sigur Rós (photo: Jon Ching)
There may have been a change of location on the island, more rain than expected, and stage delays, but none of that took away from [...]
Deafheaven (photo: Jon Ching)
Some people feel the rain, others just get wet. Treasure Island Music Festival celebrated its 10th and final stand on the namesake island between San Francisco and [...]
(photos: Laura Cohen)
Growing up, I was like any other weirdo kid in the fact that I loved emo because I was very emotional, and I loved bright colors because [...]