Ticket Giveaway Wednesdays: Sarah Shook, Meernaa and more

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Review + Photos: Mike Farris at Sweetwater Music Hall

Mike Farris (photo: William Wayland)

Words by William Wayland

With the Sweetwater Music Hall audience serving as gospel choir, Mike Farris and the Fortunate Few took Mill Valley to church (or the [...]

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  • Sylvan Esso at the Greek Theatre, by Lilly Nguyen
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    Photos: Sylvan Esso and Kamasi Washington at the Greek Theatre

Photos: Sylvan Esso and Kamasi Washington at the Greek Theatre

Sylvan Esso (photo: Lilly Nguyen)

North Carolina duo Sylvan Esso have risen quickly to headlining status at Berkeley's Greek Theatre, where they performed a smashing act with support from jazz [...]

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    Grex draws inspiration from ’60s psych on ‘Electric Ghost Parade’

Grex draws inspiration from ’60s psych on ‘Electric Ghost Parade’

Experimental art-rock duo Grex — guitarist Karl A.D. Evangelista and keyboardist Rei Scampavia — draws inspiration from '60s psych sounds on the new Electric Ghost Parade LP, which comes [...]

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Photos: Keller Williams at Terrapin Crossroads

Keller Williams (photo: Ria Burman)

Keller Williams brought his unique vibes to the Grate Room at Terrapin Crossroads Friday night. He got the crowd dance-grooving with his sweet spin of [...]

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  • Tanukichan - photo by Jacob Romero
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    Introducing The Baylist, our playlist of the best new Bay Area music

Introducing The Baylist, our playlist of the best new Bay Area music

There's a ridiculous amount of exciting new Bay Area music coming out all the time, which is why we're really excited to launch The Baylist, our new music playlist [...]

DJ Qbert kicks off Undiscovered SF in SOMA Pilipinas

On July 21, witness legendary DJs Qbert and Shortkut of the Invisibl Skratch Piklz and tastemaker Kronika of Soulection in rare collaborative form as they launch the second season [...]

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    The Acharis play Elbo Room TONIGHT before heading off to Europe

The Acharis play Elbo Room TONIGHT before heading off to Europe

Poster by Hannah James Knight

Oakland-based noise rock/no-wave artists The Acharis are embarking on a European tour, but will first entice the audience at Elbo Room (new Jack London location) [...]

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    What’s Happening This Weekend? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, Jul 13 -15

What’s Happening This Weekend? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, Jul 13 -15

Friday, July 13
Jill Tracy Sonic Seance @ San Francisco Botanical Garden
It's Friday the 13th — time for SF's Queen of Eerieness to make her appearance at the Botanical [...]

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Photos: Hippo Campus at the Independent

Hippo Campus (photo: Lilly Nguyen)

Still riding high off their debut Landmark, St. Paul's own Hippo Campus returned to the bay to perform at the Independent on Monday, July 9, [...]

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  • Townes Van Zandt Tribute at Sweetwater Music Hall, by Carolyn McCoy
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    Review + Photos: Townes Van Zandt tribute at the Sweetwater Music Hall

Review + Photos: Townes Van Zandt tribute at the Sweetwater Music Hall

Townes Van Zandt Tribute (photo: Carolyn McCoy)

Words by Carolyn McCoy

The late, great Texan songwriter Townes Van Zandt was often considered “a songwriter’s songwriter.” Van Zandt was part of the “outlaw [...]

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    Interview: Shannon Shaw talks about her debut album ‘Shannon in Nashville’

Interview: Shannon Shaw talks about her debut album ‘Shannon in Nashville’

Earlier this month, Shannon Shaw (founder of Shannon and the Clams) dropped her very first solo album, Shannon In Nashville. This solo project was produced by the Black Keys' [...]

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