Review: Elohim at Slim’s

Elohim (photo: Emily Gadd)

The first time I saw Elohim live was the same day I was moving apartments. The second I unloaded the last box, I scrambled to get [...]

By |April 12, 2018|Comments Off on Review: Elohim at Slim’s

Photos: Chromeo at the Fox Theater

Chromeo (photo: Jon Bauer)

Electro-dance duo Chromeo returned to the Bay to the Fox Theater last Saturday, April 7, 2018. As always, there was a ton of energy from the band [...]

By |April 11, 2018|Comments Off on Photos: Chromeo at the Fox Theater

Review + Photos: Brian Fallon at the Independent

Brian Fallon (photo: Derek Nielsen)

Brian Fallon's fans should know by now that the former Gaslight Anthem frontman likes to talk. A lot. I've only seen him perform outside of [...]

By |April 11, 2018|Comments Off on Review + Photos: Brian Fallon at the Independent
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    Review: A rockin’ stroll down sentimental street with Night Ranger

Review: A rockin’ stroll down sentimental street with Night Ranger

Night Ranger (photo: Carla Bova)

Night Ranger put on a show of past-meets-present perfection at the Fillmore in San Francisco.

The Bay Area rock and roll band opened with “Somehow Someway,” the [...]

By |April 10, 2018|2 Comments

Review: HAIM and Lizzo at the Greek Theatre

HAIM (photo: Carly Perkins)

A sea of multicolored ponchos filled up UC Berkeley's Greek Theatre on April 6, as thousands gathered mid-storm for the Sister Sister Sister tour. Hip-hop artist [...]

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Review + Photos: Galactic + Turkuaz at the Warfield

Galactic (photo: Joshua Huver)

On Saturday, March 31, the legendary Warfield Theater in San Francisco held a heavyweight showdown that featured two top-class masters in funk: New Orleans funk-heavy jam [...]

By |April 9, 2018|Comments Off on Review + Photos: Galactic + Turkuaz at the Warfield

Photos: I’m With Her at Great American Music Hall

I'm With Her (photo: Ria Burman)

I'm With Her brought their See You Around tour to the Great American Music Hall last Tuesday night for a folktastic time. The trio's comprised [...]

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Review + Photos: The Darkness at The Regency Ballroom

The Darkness (photo: Aaron Rubin)

Words by Aaron Rubin

The late, great Lemmy Kilmister once referred to The Darkness as a novelty act, and there are still those who are quick to [...]

Review + Photos: Starcrawler at Brick & Mortar Music Hall

Starcrawler (photo: Ria Burman)

My ears are still ringing from Tuesday night’s three-band Sea Witch Productions lineup at Brick and Mortar Music Hall, a riotous and visually impressive rock and [...]

By |March 30, 2018|Comments Off on Review + Photos: Starcrawler at Brick & Mortar Music Hall

Review + Photos: Milk For The Angry at the Elbo Room

Milk For The Angry (photo: William Wayland)

Words by William Wayland

New Bay Area band Milk For The Angry dropped their psychedelic-y, grunge-y, surf-y debut album, Make Like An Animal, on Thursday and we [...]

By |March 30, 2018|Comments Off on Review + Photos: Milk For The Angry at the Elbo Room

Photos: The Go! Team at the Independent

The Go! Team (photo: Ian Young)

British indie-dance-rock band The Go! Team played at the Independent last night in support of their newest album, Semicircle. The band were in full [...]

By |March 30, 2018|Comments Off on Photos: The Go! Team at the Independent
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    Photos + Review: Umphrey’s McGee + Organ Freeman at the Fox

Photos + Review: Umphrey’s McGee + Organ Freeman at the Fox

Umphrey's McGee (photo: Joshua Huver)

On Friday, March 23, the heavy-metal stylings of progressive, aggressive rock and roll sextet Umphrey's McGee shook the Fox Theater. From rare song selections, choice [...]

By |March 29, 2018|1 Comment