Review + Photos: Day 3 of Hardly Strictly Bluegrass 2018

Emmylou Harris (photo: Ria Burman)

The last day of Hardly Strictly Bluegrass brought sunshine and good vibes as the Dead South kicked off the Porch stage with whiskey and rock [...]

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Review + Photos: Day 2 of Hardly Strictly Bluegrass 2018

Hurray For The Riff Raff (photo: Ria Burman)

Day two of Hardly Strictly Bluegrass brought more sun, more stages. and more music. The Hip Spanic Allstars opened the Porch Stage, [...]

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    Tonight In Oakland: The Sh8peshifter’s ‘Embedded Experience’ with Nina Sol

Tonight In Oakland: The Sh8peshifter’s ‘Embedded Experience’ with Nina Sol

Zakiya Harris' biomythographical 'Embedded' event takes place Thursday, October 11, at the Starline Social Club in Oakland.

Zakiya Harris, better known across the Bay Area music scene by her stage [...]

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Springsteen plus Speedwagon equals Cigarettes After Sex

Words by Erin Lyndal Martin

Let’s face it, YouTube is full of pet raccoons and makeup tutorials. It’s not the sort of landscape where you’d expect a band steeped in [...]

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Review + Photos: Day 1 of Hardly Strictly Bluegrass 2018

Sera Cahoone (photo: Ria Burman)

Hardly Strictly Bluegrass descended upon Golden Gate Park once again, filling the park with sweet sounds of bluegrass and more, which floated across a handful [...]

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Photos: Yumi Zouma at Swedish American Hall

Yumi Zouma (photo: Ian Young)

New Zealand band Yumi Zouma made their way to Swedish American Hall last Friday, October 5, 2018. The band gave a dreamy performance in one [...]

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Sponsored: Rocktober takes over at the Independent

As we mentioned on social media recently, we call this month "Rocktober" around here. And there are few places in San Francisco where that's exemplified better than The Independent. [...]

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Remembering Ben Russo

Two nights ago, our former contributor and fixture of the local music community Ben Russo passed away.

As a BFF.fm host/music director and an all-around fan, Ben was a common [...]

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    Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Kevin Morby, the Stone Foxes and more

Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Kevin Morby, the Stone Foxes and more

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What Alex Cameron doesn’t say is his secret weapon

Words by Mitchell Duran

Sydney, Australia's Alex Cameron holds himself like someone flirting with a cultural edge.

Be it on stage at one of his shows or watching one of his [...]

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Review + Photos: Music Tastes Good Festival 2018

Cherry Glazerr (photo: Ian Young)

The third annual Music Tastes Good Festival brought the heat to Long Beach this past weekend with fiery sets from Santigold, Shame, New Order, Princess [...]

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Photos: First Aid Kit and M. Ward at the Masonic

First Aid Kit (photo: Ria Burman)

First Aid Kit brought their feel-good folk to the Masonic Friday night. With support from M. Ward's gentle, dynamic song-storytelling and Julia Jacklin's guitar-folk happenings, the [...]

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