• Thao Nguyen at The Chapel in San Francisco, by Ian Young
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    Review + Photos: Thao Nguyen plays solo career retrospective at the Chapel

Review + Photos: Thao Nguyen plays solo career retrospective at the Chapel

Thao Nguyen (photo: Ian Young)

Words by Mark Spero

At The Chapel on Wednesday March 15, Thao Nguyen, of Thao & the Get Down Stay Down, told the crowd she had embarked [...]

By |March 17, 2017|0 Comments

Review + Photos: Portugal. The Man at The Independent

Portugal. The Man (photo: Estefany Gonzalez)

After playing main stage slots at major festivals such as Bonnaroo, Coachella, Lollapalooza, and headlining shows at outdoor arenas like Berkeley’s own Greek Theatre, it’s [...]

Review + Photos: Japandroids at the Fillmore

Japandroids (photo: Estefany Gonzalez)

A little over thirty minutes into their sold out show at The Fillmore, Vancouver-based rock duo Japandroids paused their energetic set to reminiscence with the audience.

“This song [...]

By |March 16, 2017|0 Comments
  • Umphrey's McGee at The Fox Theater, by Joshua Huver
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    Umphrey’s McGee hits the Fox hard with heavy originals, Metallica tribute

Umphrey’s McGee hits the Fox hard with heavy originals, Metallica tribute

Umphrey's McGee (photo: Joshua Huver)

On Saturday, March 11, Umphrey's McGee, the Chicago based kings of improvisational hard rock, returned to The Fox Theater in Oakland, CA for the sixth [...]

By |March 15, 2017|0 Comments
  • Alex Lahey at Rickshaw Stop, by Robert Alleyne-01
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    Photos: Alex Lahey previews some new songs at the Rickshaw Stop

Photos: Alex Lahey previews some new songs at the Rickshaw Stop

Alex Lahey (photo: Robert Alleyne)

Singer Alex Lahey made one final stop before heading to SXSW at the Rickshaw Stop in San Francisco last Sunday night, March 12, 2017. She's a gifted storyteller [...]

By |March 15, 2017|0 Comments
  • Ann Wilson at the UC Theatre, by Patric Carver
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    Review + Photos: Ann Wilson gives whole-hearted performance at UC Theatre

Review + Photos: Ann Wilson gives whole-hearted performance at UC Theatre

Ann Wilson (photo: Patric Carver)

Words by SarahJayn Kemp

You can’t really reflect on Ann Wilson’s new solo tour without first reflecting on her journey with Heart. The year 1976 was a [...]

By |March 15, 2017|1 Comment

Review + Photos: Red Hot Chili Peppers at the Oracle

Red Hot Chili Peppers (photo: Ria Burman)

The Red Hot Chili Peppers funky-punk rocked their sold out show at the Oracle Arena Sunday night, performing a sweet mixture of new [...]

By |March 14, 2017|1 Comment

Photos: Dan AKA Dan at Gray Area as part of CAAMFest

Dan AKA Dan  (photo: Robert Alleyne)

CAAMFest celebrated their 35th year in activity and is still going on this week, but last week saw (as part of their musical performance entitled Directions [...]

By |March 14, 2017|0 Comments

Photos: Bebe Rexha delights at the Regency Ballroom

Bebe Rexha (photo: Robert Alleyne)

Singer Bebe Rexha gave an incredibly satisfying performance to a sold-out crowd at the Regency Ballroom last Saturday night, March 11, 2017. The biggest surprise of the [...]

By |March 14, 2017|0 Comments

Photos: Jamie Isaac at PopScene

Jamie Isaac (photo: Estefany Gonzalez)

Over the years, Popscene has put together some of the most epic indie club nights in San Francisco. The nights usually combine DJ tunes and up-and-coming [...]

Photos: Chasms and Pure Bathing Culture at the Chapel

Chasms (photo: Kristin Cofer)

Recently located to southern California, Chasms performed at The Chapel last Friday evening, March 10, 2017. It was a touching performance as one of the members of the band, Sky [...]

By |March 13, 2017|0 Comments

Photos: Wax Idols at the Starline Social Club

Wax Idols (photo: Kristin Cofer)

Bay area rockers Wax Idols performed at the Starline Social Club last Wednesday, March 8, 2017. Our photographer Kristin Cofer has these photographs from the [...]

By |March 13, 2017|0 Comments