Review + Photos: Morcheeba at the Midway

Morcheeba (photo: Carolyn McCoy)

Words by Carolyn McCoy

Rewind: It’s 1998 and I am in Amsterdam for the second time. As I sit in one of the city's famed “coffee houses,” high [...]

By |October 15, 2019|2 Comments

Photos: Aldous Harding at Slim’s

Aldous Harding (photo: Jon Bauer)

Saturday night saw Aldous Harding deliver a fantastic sold-out show to a passionate crowd at Slim's. The New Zealand singer is riding high off of [...]

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Photos: Tyler, the Creator at Bill Graham Civic Auditorium

Tyler, the Creator (photo: Norm deVeyra)

It was an amazing lineup of hip-hop and R&B at Bill Graham Civic Auditorium last Thursday, October 10, where headliner Tyler, the Creator was joined [...]

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  • GoGo Penguin: Koyaanisqatsi - A New Score (Performed Live) at SFJAZZ
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    Photos: GoGo Penguin reimagine ‘Koyaanisqatsi’ at SFJAZZ

Photos: GoGo Penguin reimagine ‘Koyaanisqatsi’ at SFJAZZ

GoGo Penguin, Koyaanisqatsi (photo: Jon Bauer)

Manchester trio GoGo Penguin brought a unique show to SFJazz this week, performing a new score based on Philip Glass' landmark score to the [...]

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Photos: Sofi Tukker + Haiku Hands at the Fox Theater

Sofi Tukker (photo: Norm deVeyra)

New York duo Sofi Tukker gave a colorful and energetic performance at the Fox Theater last Wednesday, October 9, with support from Australian band Haiku Hands. [...]

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Photos: BABYMETAL at the Warfield

BABYMETAL (photo: Jon Bauer)

Japanese kawaii metal band BABYMETAL are growing their fan base more and more, evidenced by their headlining show at the Warfield in support of their latest [...]

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Speakeasē serve up a smoky snack on “Nourish Me”

Released just under a year after their debut album Deer Lion, Bay Area neo-soul collective Speakeasē return with "Nourish Me." Both a new single and a live video, this [...]

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  • Bad Bad Hats at The New Parish, by Patric Carver
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    Review + Photos: Bad Bad Hats bring bubblegum folk to The New Parish

Review + Photos: Bad Bad Hats bring bubblegum folk to The New Parish

Bad Bad Hats (photo: Patric Carver)

“Hello, I usually do not speak until after the second song, so let’s pretend this did not happen.”

That’s how lead vocalist and guitarist Kerry [...]

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    Michael Sneed Jr. looks back on growing up in ‘Days We Lost’

Michael Sneed Jr. looks back on growing up in ‘Days We Lost’

On "Lil Nihilist or I get Angry at God," the oft-joyful Oakland rapper Michael Sneed Jr. is shaking his fist at the sky: "I talk to God sometimes, but [...]

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Punk rockers Witch play Oct 18 at Historic Redwood Barn

Boy does FolkYEAH knows how to put on a show. On the 18th of October the cozy Historic Redwood Barn in Sonoma is hosting Witch to satisfy all of your punkin,' [...]

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Premiere: Split Screens, “From the Start”

Happy release day to Split Screens. Today, we're bringing you their new video "From the Start" — the first we've heard from them in over four years.

Comprised entirely of [...]

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  • The String Cheese Incident at The Fillmore, by Joshua Huver
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    Review: The String Cheese Incident “Shine” at the Fillmore

Review: The String Cheese Incident “Shine” at the Fillmore

The String Cheese Incident at The Fillmore (photo: Joshua Huver)

For those who haven't heard, the String Cheese Incident are the six piece Colorado based jam-grass pioneers steeped in EDM. [...]

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