Review + Photos: Becca Richardson at Amado’s

Becca Richardson (photo: Robert Alleyne)

“This is a safe space,” jokes Becca Richardson while playing new material during her show at Amado’s on Thursday, February 18. The former Google employee lived [...]

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Photos: ‘The Music Of Rushmore’ at the Chapel

Thao Nguyen at The Music Of Rushmore at the Chapel, by Kate Haley (photo: Kate Haley)

Words by Kate Haley

“I guess you've just gotta find something you love to do and [...]

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Review + Photos: K. Flay at the Fillmore

K. Flay (photo: Robert Alleyne)

Kristine Flaherty, better known as K. Flay, performed to a sold-out Fillmore in San Francisco on Wednesday the 17th of January. During the evening she triumphantly [...]

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St. Vincent bringing eccentric show to Bill Graham

Indie rock and roll icon and David Byrne collaborator Annie Clark, or St. Vincent, will be appearing at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco on Monday, January 22, [...]

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    Oakland’s Same Girls call upon the dog days of summer in “Sailing”

Oakland’s Same Girls call upon the dog days of summer in “Sailing”

Ah, youthful days of summer. For some of us that felt like eons ago, but Oakland band Same Girls' latest single "Sailing" recalls a sunny bliss, lifting the rainy [...]

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Jessica Lea Mayfield breaks her silence through song

Jessica Lea Mayfield continued performing and touring while she privately endured pain and trauma from years of domestic violence.

At home in a small apartment she shared with her husband, [...]

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The outlaw country sounds of Willy Tea Taylor

Catch the burly outlaw country of Willy Tea Taylor in San Francisco at The Lost Church on Saturday, January 20, 2018. Exactly one week later on January 27, the [...]

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Review + Photos: Spoon shake up the Masonic

Spoon (photo: Aaron Rubin)

On Wednesday, January 17, Austin rock band Spoon brought an increased intensity to the Masonic in San Francisco proper.

Hot Thoughts, the band's latest and near-universally acclaimed record, [...]

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Review + Photos: Wolf Parade return to the Fillmore

Wolf Parade (photo: William Wayland)

After an extended hiatus after a trio of excellent albums, Montreal rock band Wolf Parade returned to the Fillmore on January 17, 2017 in support of [...]

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Photos: Sløtface at the New Parish

Sløtface (photo: William Wayland)

Words by William Wayland

If you don’t know them, Sløtface (pronounced “Slutface”) is a feminist pop punk band out of Norway. They’re also known for their environmental stance, [...]

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    What’s Happening This Weekend? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, Jan 19 – 22

What’s Happening This Weekend? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, Jan 19 – 22

Friday, January 19
KSHMR @ City National Civic (San Jose)
Dance, dance, dance the night away to KSHMR's signature mixes.

Never Weather @ Art Boutiki (San Jose)
This jazz-influenced quintet plays the intimate [...]

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    Los Angeles duo THEY. bring grunge-R&B to Social Hall SF in March

Los Angeles duo THEY. bring grunge-R&B to Social Hall SF in March

Drew Love (who refers to himself as the Trap Bobby Brown) and Dante Jones, the bad boy heartthrobs of R&B duo THEY., are the types of dudes our fathers [...]

By |January 19, 2018|1 Comment