LA’s Rose Dorn make their Bay Area debut next month

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Rose Dorn just released the video for “Champ” off their forthcoming album, Days You Were Leaving (out August 23 on Bar/None Records). This video rates high amongst [...]

By |August 16, 2019|Comments Off on LA’s Rose Dorn make their Bay Area debut next month
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    New free concert series to bring Helado Negro, Giraffage to SF

New free concert series to bring Helado Negro, Giraffage to SF

If you're a local, we're willing to bet you've seen the Golden Gate Bridge, you've seen Alcatraz, and you've seen the Full House house. But have you seen McLaren [...]

By |August 16, 2019|1 Comment

The Wood Brothers at Terrapin Crossroads

The Wood Brothers love the San Francisco Bay Area. Evidenced as much by their second two-night run in the area in less than six months. They play two nights [...]

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  • Lauren Wahl Album Release at Kuumbwa Jazz, by Joshua Huver
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    Review + Photos: Lauren Wahl and Simply Put debut new album at Kuumbwa Jazz

Review + Photos: Lauren Wahl and Simply Put debut new album at Kuumbwa Jazz

Lauren Wahl (photo: Joshua Huver)

On Saturday, August 3, Lauren Wahl & Simply Put left a raw and energetic set on the stage at the Kuumbwa Jazz Center. The band [...]

By |August 15, 2019|Comments Off on Review + Photos: Lauren Wahl and Simply Put debut new album at Kuumbwa Jazz
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    Legendary Filipino Latin jazz rock group Dakila to perform at Undiscovered SF

Legendary Filipino Latin jazz rock group Dakila to perform at Undiscovered SF

“Dakila was pretty much ahead of its time back in 1971,” David Bustamante says. He might have a bias, but he isn’t totally wrong either — Over 40 years [...]

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    Video Premiere: A cult convenes in Tyler Holmes’ “Two Tylers”

Video Premiere: A cult convenes in Tyler Holmes’ “Two Tylers”

(photo: Adrian Octavius Walker)

In a situation like this, where we are bringing you a brand-new video from an emerging artist, I would normally say something like "Be on the [...]

By |August 14, 2019|1 Comment

Review + Photos: The Boxmasters at the Mystic Theater

The Boxmasters (photo: Carolyn McCoy)

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More than likely, if I spoke the name “Billy Bob Thornton,” you’d automatically think of the actor who has starred in Sling Blade [...]

By |August 13, 2019|Comments Off on Review + Photos: The Boxmasters at the Mystic Theater

James and the Psychedelic Furs at Stern Grove

The Psychedelic Furs (photo: Patric Carver)

How do you mend a broken heart? That question seemed to be on the minds of many of the at-capacity crowd that filled Stern [...]

By |August 13, 2019|1 Comment
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    Photos: Outside Lands 2019 graces Golden Gate Park for a 12th year of great music

Photos: Outside Lands 2019 graces Golden Gate Park for a 12th year of great music

(photo: Daniel Kielman)

Another Outside Lands Music Festival has left San Francisco's beloved Golden Gate Park, continuing to be one of the most reliable festivals for variety and quality in entertainment. It [...]

By |August 12, 2019|Comments Off on Photos: Outside Lands 2019 graces Golden Gate Park for a 12th year of great music
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    Hardly Strictly Bluegrass reveal two more lists of confirmed artists

Hardly Strictly Bluegrass reveal two more lists of confirmed artists

The 19th Hardly Strictly Bluegrass music festival has recently released not one but two additional waves of artist announcements. In addition to celebrating our country’s rich musical heritage, the [...]

By |August 12, 2019|1 Comment
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    Outside Lands 2019: A solid year that smashed attendance records

Outside Lands 2019: A solid year that smashed attendance records

Kacey Musgraves at Outside Lands 2019 (all photos: Daniel Kielman)

For a full photo gallery of the festival, click here.

DAY ONE

Friday at Outside Lands is never off to a particularly [...]

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Tommy Alexander brings new record with three area shows

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Tommy Alexander, the college baseball standout turned troubadour, released a brand new album last week. The album, baby you're blue is a collection of songs new and old. Alexander [...]

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