Photos: Titus Andronicus at The Chapel

Titus Andronicus (photo: Brittany O'Brien)

Tuesday night, September 29, 2015 saw New Jersey punk band Titus Andronicus blow down the walls of The Chapel.  Our photographer Brittany O'Brien was on hand [...]

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Review: Chelsea Wolfe dooms the Regency

Chelsea Wolfe (photo: Scott Russell)

Los Angeles-based artist Chelsea Wolfe has operated as a fringe metal act for years now, draping her gothic folk influences in a dark but less visceral heaviness. [...]

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Photos: Picture Atlantic at the Rickshaw Stop

Picture Atlantic (photo: Brittany O'Brien)

Last Thursday, September 24, 2015, Picture Atlantic were in town at the Rickshaw Stop and gave an energetic performance with support from Eyes on the Shore.  Brittany O'Brien has these photos to [...]

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Review: AC/DC shakes San Francisco all night long

AC/DC (photo: Jon Bauer)

On the one hand, there’s the clichéd image of Butthead in his constant AC/DC shirt. On the other, it’s a wonder to think how many classics guitarist [...]

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Photos: Best Coast at The Fillmore

Best Coast (photo: Natasha Dangond)

Los Angeles-based surf rock band Best Coast played a sold-out show at The Fillmore on Wednesday, September 23, in San Francisco. Our photographer Natasha Dangond shared these photos [...]

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The Bay Abridged: Sept 13 – Sept 21

In this recurring feature known as The Bay Abridged, our staff writers will provide short, witty recaps on shows they attended around the Bay Area. A scene check, a [...]

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Photos: Glass Animals at the Fox Theater

Glass Animals (photo: Brittany O'Brien)

Glass Animals didn't take long to return to the Bay after being here only a month ago at Outside Lands: they were back for a headlining [...]

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Photos: Joywave at the Rickshaw Stop

Joywave (photo: Brittany O'Brien)

Last Friday, September 28, 2015, Joywave kicked off the first performance of their "World Tour USA" tour to a sold out crowd at the Rickshaw Stop. Photographer Brittany O'Brien was there to [...]

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Review: Destroyer waxes nostalgic at The Fillmore

Destroyer (Photos by Daniel Kielman)

From about 2005 to 2010, a group of critically acclaimed, sad, and nostalgic Canadians ruled indie rock with a cold sense of beauty and unique [...]

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Photos: Ben Folds & yMusic at The Warfield

Ben Folds & yMusic (photo: Jon Bauer)

The versatile pianist Ben Folds performed at the Warfield on September 16, 2015 with his latest collaboration with the orchestra yMusic.  Jon Bauer photographed these intimate shots [...]

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Photos: Bag Raiders at the Rickshaw Stop

Bag Raiders (photo: Brittany O'Brien)

Australian band Bag Raiders were in the city last Friday, September 11, 2015 at our very own Rickshaw Stop to show off some of their new tunes.  Photographer [...]

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    Concert at Justin Herman Plaza with Train & Ellie Goulding kicks off NFL season

Concert at Justin Herman Plaza with Train & Ellie Goulding kicks off NFL season

Train at Justin Herman Plaza (photo: Jon Bauer)

An English diva and a San Francisco stalwart band helped the NFL kick off its season Thursday afternoon from Justin Herman Plaza [...]

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