Photos: Rodriguez at the Warfield

Rodriguez (photo: Ria Burman)

Rodriguez returned to The Warfield Friday night with his distinct vocals and guitar playing. The audience was a mixed crowd of rowdy, obnoxious, and appreciative. Rodriguez's politically-charged show [...]

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Review + Photos: Cowgirl Clue at Bottom of the Hill

Cowgirl Clue (photo: Lorisa Salvatin)

Words by Lorisa Salvatin

With a small string of California shows lined up, Texas-born, OC-based Cowgirl Clue kicked it off by playing a small, but high-energy [...]

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  • Zach Gill's Multiverse at Kuumbwa Jazz, by Joshua Huver
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    Review + Photos: Zach Gill’s Multiverse at Kuumbwa Jazz in Santa Cruz

Review + Photos: Zach Gill’s Multiverse at Kuumbwa Jazz in Santa Cruz

Zach Gill (photo: Joshua Huver)

On Wednesday, August 15, multi-instrumentalist and man of many hats Zach Gill played the first of five consecutive nights for his Tour of The Multiverse at the [...]

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  • Deafheaven at Goldfield Trading Post, by Daniel Kielman
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    Beyond the Bay: Deafheaven in the capital at Goldfield Trading Post

Beyond the Bay: Deafheaven in the capital at Goldfield Trading Post

Deafheaven (Photo: by Daniel Kielman)

Deafheaven are finding their groove. They've already gotten the crowd aggressively excited as usual at a typical show of theirs with "Honeycomb," a fantastic track [...]

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Photos: Zoe Keating at SFJAZZ

Zoe Keating (photo: Ria Burman)

Zoe Keating graced SFJAZZ with her delicate and dark looped cello tunes. She brought a collection of beautiful new and old arrangements, along with her [...]

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Photos: Hall + Oates with Train at Oracle Arena

Train (photo: Ria Burman)

Hall & Oates opened their headlining set at the Oracle Arena Tuesday night with the sweet sounds of "Maneater," setting the scene for the grooviest '80s vibes to [...]

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Photos: Jerry Day at McLaren Park

Jerry Day (photo: Kate Haley)

Founded in 2002, Jerry Day occurred last weekend to celebrate the life and music of the bay area's native son Jerry Garcia. The lineup included Stu [...]

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    Review: Animal Collective Perform ‘Sung Tongs’ at the Fox Theater

Review: Animal Collective Perform ‘Sung Tongs’ at the Fox Theater

On a bustling Monday evening riding the tail end of July, an electric crowd in Oakland's Fox Theater stood hollering with eyes wide open, entranced by visual artist and [...]

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  • Florence + the Machine at the Outside Lands Music Festival 2018, by Jon Bauer
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    Photos: Outside Lands 2018 brings another fantastic party to Golden Gate Park

Photos: Outside Lands 2018 brings another fantastic party to Golden Gate Park

Janelle Monáe (photo: Jon Bauer)

The 2018 Outside Lands Music Festival just finished its annual takeover of San Francisco's iconic Golden Gate Park, and we are still living off the sounds [...]

By |August 13, 2018|1 Comment
  • Festival at the Outside Lands Music Festival 2018, by Jon Bauer
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    Review: A numbered list of highlights from this year’s Outside Lands

Review: A numbered list of highlights from this year’s Outside Lands

Outside Lands Music Festival 2018 (photo: Jon Bauer)

It’s that time of year again. Outside Lands has come and gone. Everyone has washed the dust off their faces and returned to [...]

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Review + Photos: Beach House at the Fox Theater

Beach House (photo: Lilly Nguyen)

Brooklyn-based Sound of Ceres filled the Fox Theater August 7 with a cosmically realized blend of angelic vocal stylings by Karen Hover, meshed with precise [...]

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Photos: Ace Frehley at Cornerstone

Ace Frehley (photo: Ria Burman)

Ace Frehley, co-founder of the mighty KISS, brought his solo songwriting endeavors to Cornerstone Monday for a night of magnetic heavy metal rock and roll. [...]

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