Photos: Samantha Fish + Marc Broussard at the Fillmore

Marc Broussard (photo: Ria Burman)

Samantha Fish exploded rock and roll upon the Fillmore stage, opening for Marc Broussard in spectacular fashion.

Marc Broussard brought the butter-smooth-soulful vibes to the crowd, [...]

By |October 8, 2019|1 Comment

Photos: Charli XCX + Brooke Candy at the Fox Theater

Charli XCX (photo: Norm deVeyra)

Last week saw an incredible lineup at the Fox Theater, headlined by the British pop marvel Charli XCX performing for a passionate crowd in support [...]

By |October 7, 2019|Comments Off on Photos: Charli XCX + Brooke Candy at the Fox Theater

Photos: Mahalia at Great American Music Hall

Mahalia (photo: Norm deVeyra)

UK Singer Mahalia has just released her latest album, Love and Compromise, and swung by the Great American Music Hall to give a headlining performance in support of [...]

By |October 4, 2019|Comments Off on Photos: Mahalia at Great American Music Hall

Review: Bon Iver is lost in the woods no more

(photos: Graham Tolbert)

“Imagine talking to this many people. It just feels ridiculous...or stupid," Justin Vernon said to applause and laughter, just after his band had gotten through a forceful [...]

By |October 3, 2019|Comments Off on Review: Bon Iver is lost in the woods no more

Photos: Shura at the Independent

Shura (photo: Norm deVeyra)

British singer-songwriter Shura rolled into San Francisco's beloved Independent to give a rousing performance in support of her second album, Forevher. Opening for her was Quinn Christopherson, winner [...]

By |October 2, 2019|Comments Off on Photos: Shura at the Independent
  • Christone "Kingfish" Ingram at the Great American Music Hall, by Ria Burman
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    Photos: Christone “Kingfish” Ingram at Great American Music Hall

Photos: Christone “Kingfish” Ingram at Great American Music Hall

Christone "Kingfish" Ingram (photo: Ria Burman)

Christone "Kingfish" Ingram rhythm and blues-ed the Great American Music Hall Friday night with a sold out shake-down of a show. Bringing his debut [...]

By |October 2, 2019|Comments Off on Photos: Christone “Kingfish” Ingram at Great American Music Hall
  • Durand Jones and The Indications at The Regency Ballroom, by William Wayland
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    Review + Photos: Durand Jones and the Indications at the Regency Ballroom

Review + Photos: Durand Jones and the Indications at the Regency Ballroom

Durand Jones and The Indications (photo: William Wayland)

Words by William Wayland

It was one of those hot and sticky September nights when Durand Jones and The Indications hit The Regency Ballroom [...]

By |October 1, 2019|Comments Off on Review + Photos: Durand Jones and the Indications at the Regency Ballroom

Review + Photos: Bitter Lake at Rickshaw Stop

Bitter Lake (photo: Terry Gatechair)

I first saw Jason Myles on stage as part of the duo La Fin Absolute Du Monde, a heavy industrial unit that melted the faces of [...]

By |September 30, 2019|Comments Off on Review + Photos: Bitter Lake at Rickshaw Stop

Photos: MUNA at Great American Music Hall

MUNA (photo: Norm deVeyra)

Electro-pop band MUNA stormed through the Great American Music Hall giving a wonderfully passionate performance in support of their latest album, Saves the World. It was non-stop energy [...]

By |September 26, 2019|Comments Off on Photos: MUNA at Great American Music Hall

Review + Photos: San Rafael PorchFest 2019

San Rafael PorchFest (photo: Carolyn McCoy)

Words by Carolyn McCoy

“PorchFest? What the hell is PorchFest?” you may ask yourself. In response to that nagging question I know you all are asking, [...]

By |September 25, 2019|1 Comment

Review + Photos: Burna Boy at the Fillmore

Burna Boy (photo: William Wayland)

Words by William Wayland

International Afro-fusion star Burna Boy brought his African Giant Returns tour to the Fillmore this past Friday and Saturday night. The sold-out crowd danced [...]

By |September 25, 2019|Comments Off on Review + Photos: Burna Boy at the Fillmore

Photos: Billy Strings at the Independent

Billy Strings (photo: Ria Burman)

Billy Strings brought a double-whammy of sold out weekend shows to The Independent. Bluegrass sweat and smoke rose and fell throughout the crowd as the [...]

By |September 25, 2019|Comments Off on Photos: Billy Strings at the Independent