Contemporary prince of indie rock Ben Gibbard has announced a lone West Coast appearance this coming June 8 at Davies Symphony Hall in San Francisco.
Nearly a month before he is scheduled [...]
(photo: Greg Edwards)
The first time I heard Rose Droll was on Instagram. When I saw my friend Valerie’s post, I stopped dead in my tracks. I only heard a [...]
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Killer Whale's unique sound has been on my radar for quite some time, so I'm pleased as punch to give you all your first listen at his most formal [...]
Words by Jordan Martich
Belgian blackened-hardcore band Oathbreaker significantly expand their sound on their most recent record Rheia (2016), which takes its name from the mother of the gods of [...]
Words by Tyler Walicek
Tele Novella, a macabre-pop outfit from Austin, Texas, will be headlining the Brick & Mortar Music Hall this coming Wednesday. Their two albums make it clear [...]
Last week, we brought you Loustic Sessions' recordings of Ancient Baby in Fairfax. This week, they have Oakland's Zena Carlota, performing "Fara Fin Ya Ye Koba Ye" and "Unravel [...]
If there is one thing that San Jose consistently does well when it comes to music, it's record stores. While the live music scene ebbs and flows, subject to [...]
On Saturday night, I arrived to The Masonic in the hopes that Patton Oswalt would talk about death.
Nobody had a good 2016, but it seems safe to declare that [...]
The Berlin-by-way-of-Iceland composer Jóhann Jóhannsson has been combining electronic and orchestral compositions that bend, break, and recombine fleeting melodies and inconspicuous rhythms into deeply resonant movements that defy genre [...]
Monday, March 27
Leonard Cohen: Bird on a Wire @ Roxie Theater
Get to know the late Leonard Cohen a little better in this never-officially-released documentary.
Strand of Oaks @ The Independent
Indigo Girls (photo: Ria Burman)
The Indigo Girls shook the Freight and Salvage Wednesday night with some righteous harmonizing excellence. Powerful tunes and a collective vibe with an all female [...]