Photos: Anne-Marie of Rudimental shines at Rickshaw Stop

Anne Marie (photo: Ian Young)

English singer/songwriter Anne-Marie, better known for being the vocalist for Rudimental, made her US debut this past Friday night to an ecstatic crowd at Rickshaw Stop. [...]

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Photos: Hot Tuna perform at Great American Music Hall

Hot Tuna (photo: Ria Burman)

Featuring former members of San Francisco's own Jefferson Airplane, Hot Tuna performed at the Great American Music Hall last Sunday evening, October 2, 2016.  Check out the [...]

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Fitz and the Tantrums kick off fall tour at The Fox

Los Angeles based New Wave-R&B dance band phenomenon Fitz & The Tantrums kick off their latest tour tomorrow night at the fabulous Fox Theatre in Oakland.

Recovering after a two-year stint [...]

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  • Kat Robichaud's Misfit Cabaret at Great Star Theater, by Patric Carver
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    Review + Photos: A very bloody Misfit Cabaret at Great Star Theater

Review + Photos: A very bloody Misfit Cabaret at Great Star Theater

A Very Bloody Misfit Cabaret (photo: Patric Carver)

Kat Robichaud knows how to put on a good show. From the moment she welcomed her audience on stage in a ruffled, yellowing [...]

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Photos: The Lumineers stomp around The Greek Theater

The Lumineers (photo: Sara Uduwela)

Last Thursday saw a packed audience gather at the Greek Theater for a sold-out show with The Lumineers headlining with support from BØRNS. The band is currently on [...]

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Helms Alee bring heavy sounds to Hemlock this week

Words by Jordan Martich

As Seattle-based band Helms Alee tours in support of their newest album Stillicide, experiences are becoming unbelievable for drummer Hozoji Matheson-Margullis.

This is their longest tour to [...]

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    Ween close reunion tour with pair of shows at Bill Graham this weekend

Ween close reunion tour with pair of shows at Bill Graham this weekend

Currently playing dates around North America, Ween has added two shows at the historic Bill Graham Civic Auditorium on October 14 and 15, 2016. These will be the band’s [...]

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Photos: Shonen Knife slay at DNA Lounge

Shonen Knife (photo: Patric Carver)

Last Thursday, October 6, 2016, saw a heavy lineup of nonstop energy at the DNA Lounge with a show comprising of Control Freaks, Dirty Ghosts, and [...]

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    What’s Happening This Week? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, Oct 10 – 13

What’s Happening This Week? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, Oct 10 – 13

Relive the early aughts emo days and scream those infidelities at Emo Nite.

Monday, October 10
Diners, Curt Oren, Dana T, Boy Scouts, Spelling @ Secret Location
Diners, one of the already [...]

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    Oakland’s garage punk duo Dark Beach to play final show Friday at The Golden Bull

Oakland’s garage punk duo Dark Beach to play final show Friday at The Golden Bull

Dark Beach (photo: Niki Pretti Photography)

It's a dark time for all lovers of Oakland's Dark Beach. After five years of crafting gloomy-yet-fun tunes while exploring their mutual love [...]

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    What’s Happening This Weekend? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, Oct 7 – 9

What’s Happening This Weekend? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, Oct 7 – 9

Party with El Rio at their 38th birthday with local music from 5pm to close!
Friday, October 7
Survive @ Elbo Room
Fell in love with the Stranger Things soundtrack? Us too. [...]

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Violent Change: New LP, upcoming shows

VC3, the third LP from Violent Change, is a fuzzy, noisy delight. Orders began shipping on September 16 via Melters. It is also streaming on Melter's Bandcamp page, where [...]

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