Photos: RY X at Grace Cathedral

RY X (photo: Jon Bauer)

Australian singer-songwriter RY X performed a two-night stint at Grace Cathedral in support of his latest album Unfurl. The singer doesn't come to the United States [...]

By |April 3, 2019|Comments Off on Photos: RY X at Grace Cathedral

Photos: Citizen Cope at August Hall

Citizen Cope (photo: Jon Bauer)

Memphis singer-songwriter Clarence Greenwood — or, as you may know him, Citizen Cope — performed at August Hall last week in support of their new [...]

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Review + Photos: Maren Morris at the Masonic

Maren Morris (Photo: by Daniel Kielman)

She may be rising quickly in thanks to the insane popularity of being the featured vocalist on the Zedd track "The Middle" last year, [...]

By |March 29, 2019|Comments Off on Review + Photos: Maren Morris at the Masonic

Photos: Peter Murphy at the Chapel

Peter Murphy (photo: Jon Bauer)

Ending out a residency at San Francisco's The Chapel, Bauhaus frontman Peter Murphy performed a night full of David Bowie songs to a packed audience with [...]

By |March 29, 2019|1 Comment
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    Review + Photos: Mahawam brings genre-bending debut EP to Amnesia

Review + Photos: Mahawam brings genre-bending debut EP to Amnesia

Spring might be struggling to start in the Bay Area, but on Tuesday, Mahawam (Malik Mays) brought enough technicolor tones to the stage of Amnesia to render the drab [...]

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  • Zepparella at the Sweetwater Music Hall, by Carolyn McCoy
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    Review + Photos: Zepparella with Gretchen Menn Trio at Sweetwater Music Hall

Review + Photos: Zepparella with Gretchen Menn Trio at Sweetwater Music Hall

Zepparella (photo: Carolyn McCoy)

Words by Carolyn McCoy

Rock and roll, it’s good for the soul, as they say, and I wholeheartedly support that statement as the truth. There is a fabulous [...]

By |March 28, 2019|1 Comment
  • The Sam Chase & The Untraditional at the Mystic Theater, by Carolyn McCoy
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    Review + Photos: The Sam Chase and the Untraditional at the Mystic Theater

Review + Photos: The Sam Chase and the Untraditional at the Mystic Theater

Sam Chase & The Untraditional (photo: Carolyn McCoy)

Words by Carolyn McCoy

If I had a smaller word limit for my reviews, I’d have to choose five adjectives that describe SF troubadour-rockers [...]

By |March 26, 2019|Comments Off on Review + Photos: The Sam Chase and the Untraditional at the Mystic Theater

Photos: YG at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium

YG (photo: Julian Johnson)

As part of his Stay Dangerous tour, rap all-star YG performed to a huge crowd at Bill Graham Civic Auditorium earlier this week. Our new photographer [...]

By |March 25, 2019|Comments Off on Photos: YG at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium

Photos: Kaki King at SFJAZZ

Kaki King (photo: Ria Burman)

Jazz guitarist Kaki King gave a rousing performance at SFJAZZ, bringing her genre-spanning sounds to the city for an intimate performance with a variety of [...]

By |March 25, 2019|Comments Off on Photos: Kaki King at SFJAZZ
  • T Sisters at the Swedish American Hall, by Jon Bauer
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    Photos: Cosa Nostra Strings and T Sisters at Swedish American Hall

Photos: Cosa Nostra Strings and T Sisters at Swedish American Hall

T Sisters (photo: Jon Bauer)

Part of the Jazz Mafia, the Bay Area's own Cosa Nostra Strings performed at Swedish American Hall this past weekend with fellow Bay Area folk rockers [...]

By |March 18, 2019|Comments Off on Photos: Cosa Nostra Strings and T Sisters at Swedish American Hall

Review + Photos: Low at Great American Music Hall

Low sit squarely in a liminal space.

There's something incorporeal about the way husband and wife duo Alan Sparhawk and Mimi Parker meander through song structures, sonics, and melodies. Take [...]

By |March 18, 2019|Comments Off on Review + Photos: Low at Great American Music Hall

Photos: Metric, Zoé and July Talk at the Masonic

Metric (photo: Jon Bauer)

In support of their latest album Art of Doubt, Canadian rock band Metric gave an energetic performance at the Masonic this past weekend. Performing alongside the band were [...]

By |March 18, 2019|Comments Off on Photos: Metric, Zoé and July Talk at the Masonic