Photos: The National at the Greek Theatre

The National (photo: Ian Young)

One of the most consistently satisfying rock bands out there today, the National, performed a energetic and exciting set at the Greek Theatre in Berkeley [...]

By |September 28, 2018|Comments Off on Photos: The National at the Greek Theatre

Photos: toe at the Great American Music Hall

toe (photo: William Wayland)

Words by William Wayland
Tokyo-based math rock/post-rock band toe played San Francisco last week on only their third North American tour in their 18-year history. The band is [...]

By |September 27, 2018|Comments Off on Photos: toe at the Great American Music Hall

Review + Photos: Liz Phair at the Fillmore

Liz Phair (photo: Patric Carver)

I think there’s never going to be a moment in history that more perfectly casually intersects than the mid-'90s “Girl Power” movement with the current [...]

By |September 25, 2018|Comments Off on Review + Photos: Liz Phair at the Fillmore

Photos: Blood Orange at the Fox Theater

Blood Orange (photo: Ian Young)

Thursday night saw Blood Orange (Dev Hynes) perform at the Fox Theater, supporting his latest release Negro Swan. Empress Of opened and joined him on [...]

By |September 25, 2018|Comments Off on Photos: Blood Orange at the Fox Theater

Photos: The Brothers Comatose at Slim’s

The Brothers Comatose (photo: Ria Burman)

The Brothers Comatose brought a rollicking good dose of bluegrass rock and roll to celebrate the 30th anniversary of Slim's Wednesday night. The popularity [...]

By |September 24, 2018|Comments Off on Photos: The Brothers Comatose at Slim’s

Photos: Kali Uchis & Gabriel Garzon-Montano at the Warfield

Kali Uchis & Gabriel Garzon-Montano (photo: Ian Young)

It was a sold-out show at the Warfield for Kali Uchis and Gabriel Garzon-Montano. Quickly rising off her debut album this year, [...]

By |September 24, 2018|Comments Off on Photos: Kali Uchis & Gabriel Garzon-Montano at the Warfield

Review + Photos: The Distillers at the Fox Theater

The Distillers (photo: William Wayland)

Words by Elaine Blakely

“In a city that swells with so much hate, you seem to rise above and take its place.” the Distillers are back together [...]

By |September 24, 2018|1 Comment
  • Pathway to Paris at The Masonic, by Ria Burman
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    Review + Photos: Pathway to Paris brings climate change awareness to the Masonic

Review + Photos: Pathway to Paris brings climate change awareness to the Masonic

Pathway to Paris (photo: Ria Burman)

Pathway to Paris came to the Masonic Friday night, spreading climate change awareness to the masses through interactive art, music, and poetry.

First up were [...]

By |September 21, 2018|Comments Off on Review + Photos: Pathway to Paris brings climate change awareness to the Masonic

Photos: Ohmme at Rickshaw Stop

Ohmme (photo: Ian Young)

Rickshaw Stop was host to a fun, diverse selection of indie rock this last Wednesday, September 12, 2018. On the bill was San Francisco singer/songwriter Emily Afton, [...]

By |September 20, 2018|Comments Off on Photos: Ohmme at Rickshaw Stop

Photos: Future Islands at the Fox Theater

Future Islands (photo: Jon Bauer)

The pulsing and always fun to watch Future Islands brought their dance moves and smooth vocals to the Fox Theater last Wednesday, September 12, 2018. Our photographer [...]

By |September 19, 2018|Comments Off on Photos: Future Islands at the Fox Theater

Photos: The Marcus King Band at Great American Music Hall

The Marcus King Band (photo: Ria Burman)

Bishop Gunn brought their rock and roll energy to Great American Music Hall last Tuesday night, supporting the Marcus King Band. Pumping the crowd up [...]

By |September 18, 2018|Comments Off on Photos: The Marcus King Band at Great American Music Hall

Review + Photos: Arthur Buck at the Independent

Arthur Buck (photo: William Wayland)

Words by Elaine Blakely

Arthur Buck is not modern and has not been around forever. Arthur Buck is not rehearsed or contrived and most definitely, Arthur Buck [...]

By |September 17, 2018|Comments Off on Review + Photos: Arthur Buck at the Independent