Weekend Picks: April 16 – April 20

Our weekly picks for some great live local music.

Thursday:

Beatbeat Whisper, All My Pretty Ones, The Porchsteps at the Starry Plough, 9pm.

Friday:

Trainwreck Riders, Saturn Returns, Top Critters at the Hemlock, [...]

By |April 16, 2009|Comments Off on Weekend Picks: April 16 – April 20

Photos: The Bay Bridged Presents Vetiver, Richard Swift, Adam Stephens @ Great American Music Hall – April 8th 2009

Photos by: Charlie Homo
Vetiver

Richard Swift

Adam Stephens

Tax Day Party tonight at the Hemlock: Blue Rabbit, Chelsea Wolfe & Tippy Canoe

The Deli SF says, "never mind the taxman-let's live it up while there's living to be had!" with a whimsical "Tax Day Party" at The Hemlock tonight: Blue Rabbit, [...]

Assemble Head In Sunburst Sound – “Two Birds”; new album out now

Okay, so I'm unfortunately too late to plug the band's CD release show (which was earlier this month at El Rio), but San Francisco psych-rock trio Assemble Head In [...]

By |April 15, 2009|Comments Off on Assemble Head In Sunburst Sound – “Two Birds”; new album out now

Jamie Stewart: Friday at Cafe Du Nord (Win tickets here!)

Xiu Xiu's Jamie Stewart is a little over halfway through a solo tour around the US and we've got tickets to give away for his show this Friday, April [...]

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Episode 159: Garrett Pierce

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This week's podcast features Garrett Pierce, a singer-songwriter [...]

Must-read Chronicle story on the ABC and SF live music

Via The OCMD, the San Francisco Chronicle wrote an absolutely astonishing story this weekend about action by the state Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control targeted at some of the [...]

By |April 13, 2009|2 Comments

Outside Lands: Initial Lineup Announced

As you'll see in the above poster, Outside Lands has announced an initial lineup of bands performing at the fest, including headliners Pearl Jam, Dave Matthews Band, and The [...]

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Or, the Whale, Tea Leaf Green at The Fillmore on Friday

Or, the Whale is back in San Francisco after a quick tour down to South by Southwest and will be performing this Friday at The Fillmore with Tea Leaf [...]

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Ghislain Poirier at Tormenta Tropical

The Bersa Discos crew of Disco Shawn and Oro11 host their next Tormenta Tropical party at the Elbo Room this Saturday night. If you're looking for electro, rap, [...]

By |April 10, 2009|Comments Off on Ghislain Poirier at Tormenta Tropical

The Festivals are coming…

The Treasure Island Music Festival just announced it will be taking over that beautiful man made island in the middle of our bay on October 17th and 18th. [...]

Papercuts – “You Can Have What You Want”

A few of us here recently came to the consensus that "Future Primitive" by Papercuts is, no exaggeration, currently the best new song of 2009. After that slice [...]

By |April 10, 2009|Comments Off on Papercuts – “You Can Have What You Want”