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    Review + Photos: Paul Nathan’s Dark Kabaret shines a light in Chinatown

Review + Photos: Paul Nathan’s Dark Kabaret shines a light in Chinatown

Dark Cabaret (photo: Patric Carver)

Fifteen years ago, Paul Nathan’s parents made a request. They wanted to see their son perform. Most performers might indulge their parents by sending them [...]

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    Amazing prizes: another great reason to join us on Giving Tuesday!

Amazing prizes: another great reason to join us on Giving Tuesday!

On November 29, we're going to be hosting our Giving Tuesday fundraiser, a very special evening of music, beer and barbecue to support The Bay Bridged. Proceeds from the [...]

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    What’s Happening This Week? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, Nov 21 – Nov 24

What’s Happening This Week? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, Nov 21 – Nov 24

Slow it down and feel ethereal with My Bubba at the Starline Social Club Monday night.

Monday, November 21
Shana Falana @ Makeout Room
Upbeat shoegaze Brooklynites. We're in love with their [...]

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Photos: LANY gives love back at The Regency Ballroom

LANY (photo: Sara Uduwela)

Back from a winning performance at this year's Outside Lands, Los Angeles band LANY played to a packed house at the Regency Ballroom last Thursday, November 17, 2016. Our photographer Sara [...]

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Photos: The Matches light up The UC Theatre

The Matches (photo: Estefany Gonzalez)

Berkeley's newest venue offered a time loop back to 2006 this past weekend. Though Imusicast is no longer around, The Matches returned home to the East [...]

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Reminder: Giving Tuesday is next week!

While your brains might be filled with various thoughts this week (turkey, Tofurky, finishing up work before getting to eat all the turkey/Tofurky, pie, more pie, napping, hanging out [...]

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Photos: Here Tonight: A Tribute to Gene Clark at The Chapel

Here Tonight: A Tribute to Gene Clark (photo: Kristin Cofer)

Last Thursday saw a touching tribute to The Byrds' Gene Clark at the Chapel under the title  Here Tonight: A Tribute to [...]

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Sponsored: Let Daughter wash over you at The Warfield

Trust us: After the weeks we've had lately, you need some Daughter in your life.

Wrapped in beautiful riffs and tender, hesitant vocals, Daughter is the remedy for our national [...]

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    What’s Happening This Weekend? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, Nov 19 – Nov 20

What’s Happening This Weekend? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, Nov 19 – Nov 20

Don't miss The Matches' hometown show of their 10 Year Anniversary Tour for seminal album Decomposer.

Saturday, November 19
STS9 @ The Masonic
Hi-fi electronica quintet STS9's music is steeped with California. They [...]

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Review + Photos: Sleigh Bells at Mezzanine

Sleigh Bells (photo: Ian Young)

When Sleigh Bells announced that they were cancelling their Tuesday night show at The Independent due to singer Alexis Krauss’ ongoing bout with laryngitis, the news [...]

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    Nick Valensi of The Strokes brings his band CRX to Slim’s next month

Nick Valensi of The Strokes brings his band CRX to Slim’s next month

Take a healthy dose of California sunshine, add a heap of adoration for The Cars, stir it up with the signature guitar sounds of The Strokes, sprinkle some Queens [...]

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The Big Moon shine down with Madonna cover and US tour

In light of the recent "supermoon" spectacle, our eyes have been distracted by news of The Big Moon's long-awaited US tour. While it has been just over a year [...]

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