Santa Cruz Music Festival 2017 returns with free comedy

The entire beach town of Santa Cruz is gearing up for the return of Santa Cruz Music Festival this weekend, Saturday and Sunday, February 18 and 19. One of [...]

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  • Kat Robichaud’s Misfit Cabaret Presents Wilde Women at the Great Star Theater, by Patric Carver
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    Great Star Rising: Behind the revival of a classic San Francisco theater

Great Star Rising: Behind the revival of a classic San Francisco theater

Kat Robichaud's Misfit Cabaret at The Great Star in December. (photo: Patric Carver)

Words by SarahJayn Kemp

The Great Star Theater is the last of a dying breed of uniquely San [...]

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    LA Bridged: Panache Booking’s Village of Love benefit celebrates intersections of activism and LA music

LA Bridged: Panache Booking’s Village of Love benefit celebrates intersections of activism and LA music

Entrance at Village of Love, February 14, 2017

It's 9:00, exactly 50 minutes after I lapped the Teragram Ballroom for the first time. Nearly an hour and exactly $13 later, [...]

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Exclusive: The Burger Boogaloo 2017 lineup

You heard it here first. These ain't no alternative facts. These are thee facts, Jack.

FACT: Iggy Pop and Buzzcocks will perform for the first time ever in [...]

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Review + Photos: Lotus at The Independent

Lotus (photo: Joshua Huver)

Last week, jam band Lotus graced the stage of The Independent for two nights in a row, including a sold-out second night on Thursday, February 9.

Opening the [...]

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Preview: King Woman celebrate record release at Starline

2016 was a huge year for King Woman — starting with a sold-out show at Starline Social, followed by their first US tour with Wax Idols and culminating in [...]

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Review + Photos: Joan of Arc confuses at Bottom of the Hill

Joan of Arc (photo: Patric Carver)

First opening band, Club Night, is a recently formed outfit of veteran musicians from Bay Area bands Meat Market and Twin Steps. They played [...]

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Photos: Sofi Tukker surf at The Independent

Sofi Tukker (photo: Jon Bauer)

Grammy-nominated for best dance song for their song "Drinkee," Sofi Tukker gave an incredible performance to a rapturous audience at The Independent last Friday night, February [...]

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    What’s Happening This Week? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, Feb 13 ― Feb 16

What’s Happening This Week? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, Feb 13 ― Feb 16

See if David Duchovny's songwriting skills match up to his acting this Wednesday night at Social Hall SF.
Monday, February 13
Trendy Dad @ Milk Bar
San Francisco snotty punk rock giving [...]

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  • Tove Lo at The Fox Theater, by Estefany Gonzalez
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    Review + Photos: Tove Lo at The Fox Theater made me want to make bad decisions

Review + Photos: Tove Lo at The Fox Theater made me want to make bad decisions

Tove Lo (photo: Estefany Gonzalez)

“Some people say I came out of nowhere,” Tove Nilsson sighed, taking a moment to pause before the onset of the second half of her performance [...]

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Giveaway: Radical Face at The Fillmore

Ready for Radical Face at The Fillmore next weekend? If not, we can help you with a pair of free tickets.

Born from that mid-aughts flow of soothing, streaming songs [...]

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Review + Photos: NOTS at Thee Parkside

NOTS (photo: Kaiya Gordon)

I ran into Thee Parkside, Friday Feb 10, because I could hear Sirena Victima playing through the kitchen (that sells the best tater tots). I was [...]

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