Photos: NRVS LVRS at the Independent

NRVS LVRS (photo: Robert Alleyne)

Saturday night saw a great celebration of Bay Area music, with a lot of bands and musicians in the audience to support headliners NRVS LVRS at [...]

By |January 17, 2018|Comments Off on Photos: NRVS LVRS at the Independent

Photos: Foxtails Brigade at The Independent

Foxtails Brigade (photo: Robert Alleyne)

Last Thursday saw Oakland band Foxtails Brigade light up the Independent with a crowd-pleasing show, with support from the bay area's own Everyone is Dirty and [...]

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Review + Photos: Victor Wooten at the Rio

Victor Wooten (photo: Joshua Huver)

Last Thursday, January 11, legendary bass guitarist and inspiring musician Victor Wooten graced the Rio Theatre in Santa Cruz to begin 2018.

In support of his [...]

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Photos: Destroyer at the Fillmore

Destroyer (photo: Aaron Rubin)

Dan Bejar's always engaging and great band Destroyer swept through the Fillmore last Thursday, January 11, 2018. In support of their latest album ken, it was a [...]

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Review + Photos: PSDSP at Peri’s

PSDSP (photo: William Wayland)

Words by William Wayland

What do you say about a band called Physical Suicide Deterrent System Project (PSDSP)? Are they goofball punks or morbid goths?

They’re neither, really. This is a [...]

By |January 12, 2018|Comments Off on Review + Photos: PSDSP at Peri’s

Photos: Saro, vverevvolf, SUMif at the Rickshaw Stop

Saro (photo: Robert Alleyne)

At the Rickshaw Stop last Friday, SUMif held a release party opening for headliners Saro and joined by verevvolf. Check out the photos from the night by [...]

By |January 12, 2018|1 Comment

Photos: Moon Daze at Hemlock Tavern

Moon Daze (photo: Robert Alleyne)
Last Saturday night, back in 2017, saw a celebration of dreamy, hazy indie-music at the Hemlock Tavern. Organized by Florie Maschmeyer of Moon Daze, they performed with [...]

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Review + Photos: Lucero at Sweetwater Music Hall

Lucero (photo: William Wayland)

Words by William Wayland

Whisky shots are passed to the stage. Maybe a little gets spilled. And someone knocked a table over. Glasses crashing on the floor. The [...]

By |January 5, 2018|1 Comment

Review + Photos: Vagabon at the Fillmore

Vagabon (photo: Kaiya Gordon)

Lætitia Tamko made one of the most empathetic, deft albums of 2017 with Infinite Worlds. Yet somehow, if possible, Tamko's talents shine even brighter in her live [...]

By |January 4, 2018|1 Comment
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    Review + Photos: The Brothers Comatose at the Mystic Theatre

Review + Photos: The Brothers Comatose at the Mystic Theatre

The Brothers Comatose (photo: William Wayland)

Words by William Wayland

The Brothers Comatose is a band that doesn’t take itself too seriously. Between laughs and broad smiles they roll through their repertoire [...]

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Best of 2017: Josh’s favorite live moments of the year

Jake Cinninger of Umphrey's McGee, Saturday, March 11 at the Fox

2017, contrary to what the losses of 2016 would have us believe, was a phenomenal year for the arts [...]

By |January 3, 2018|Comments Off on Best of 2017: Josh’s favorite live moments of the year

Photos: Greg Hoy at Hotel Utah

Greg Hoy (photo: William Wayland)

Words by William Wayland

Greg Hoy and the Boys hosted a rock and roll holiday party at the Hotel Utah last week, and those who couldn’t be [...]

By |December 28, 2017|2 Comments