American Steel re-emerge, play Albany next week

Since 1995, Bay Area punk rock quartet American Steel has been smelting hardcore, British punk, Irish folk, Motown, and everything in between into what is now simply referred to as [...]

By |November 30, 2018|1 Comment

Review + Photos: Jackie Greene at the Throckmorton Theatre

Jackie Greene (photo: William Wayland)

Words by Carolyn McCoy

Songwriting troubadour Jackie Greene just turned 38 years old, so he decided to throw himself a birthday party by inviting a few hundred [...]

By |November 29, 2018|2 Comments

#FemmeFreakFolk takes over the Uptown this weekend

With their new record Under Weather releasing the same day, Oakland trio La Dee Da are getting ready to front the second installment of #FemmeFreakFolk at the Uptown in [...]

By |November 29, 2018|0 Comments
  • Noise Pop Festival 2019 - Phase 2 Lineup
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    Noise Pop Phase II drops: Princess Nokia, Daughters, Oh Pep!

Noise Pop Phase II drops: Princess Nokia, Daughters, Oh Pep!

The Noise Pop 2019 ball is already rolling. Though the year is not yet over, they're already on their second lineup announcement. Joining greats like Albert Hammond Jr and [...]

By |November 28, 2018|0 Comments

Sponsored: Kurt Vile picks up where he left off at the Fox

(photo: Jo McCaughey)

Fresh off the October release of his latest full-length album, Bottle It In, Kurt Vile is picking up right where he left off: playing his songs on [...]

By |November 28, 2018|0 Comments

Review + Photos: Circles Around The Sun at Cornerstone

Circles Around The Sun (photo: Carolyn McCoy)

Words by Carolyn McCoy

The language of music is profound and universal. It speaks to our souls on a level that, for the most part, [...]

By |November 28, 2018|0 Comments

Premiere: We Is Shore Dedicated, “Arctic Methane”

Happy Tuesday, TBBers. Today we are bringing you a first listen to the new single from Oakland's We Is Shore Dedicated, "Arctic Methane."

We Is Shore Dedicated is the project [...]

By |November 27, 2018|0 Comments
  • Spafford at the Great American Music Hall, by Joshua Huver
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    Review + Photos: Spafford wrap tour with three nights around the Bay

Review + Photos: Spafford wrap tour with three nights around the Bay

Spafford (photo: Joshua Huver)

Beginning in Santa Cruz November 15 and ending with an SF double-header at Great American Music Hall, Arizona-based funk band Spafford closed out a 20-date fall tour [...]

By |November 27, 2018|0 Comments
  • Geographer at Hangar, London, by Robert Alleyne
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    Beyond The Bay: The Seshen, Rituals of Mine, Geographer in London

Beyond The Bay: The Seshen, Rituals of Mine, Geographer in London

On Wednesday, November 6, at a small venue in East London, was a gig you'd expect to find at Rickshaw Stop,or Starline. The Seshen, Rituals of Mine, and Geographer [...]

By |November 26, 2018|0 Comments
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    What’s Happening This Weekend? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, Nov 23 – 25

What’s Happening This Weekend? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, Nov 23 – 25

Friday, November 23
Jorja Smith @ The Warfield
Bolstered by an appearance on the Black Panther soundtrack (but already well on her way in R&B and vocalist circles), British singer Jorja [...]

By |November 23, 2018|0 Comments

Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Perhapsy, Julien Baker and more

(illustration: Cassidy Miller)

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By |November 21, 2018|0 Comments

Review + Photos: Khruangbin at the Catalyst

Khruangbin (photo: Joshua Huver)

On Tuesday, November 13, Khruangbin brought a sold-out surf party to life at the Catalyst in Santa Cruz. With two albums under their belt, the band [...]

By |November 21, 2018|1 Comment