Nada Surf returns to SF for sold-out show at GAMH

"We are in the middle of a slow-motion, 20-year tour here in San Francisco," joked Matthew Caws, lead singer and guitarist behind indie rock favorites Nada Surf. On Friday, [...]

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Photos: Disclosure float above the crowd at Bill Graham

Disclosure (photo: Jon Bauer)

Brothers Guy and Howard Lawrence brought their electronic music force known as Disclosure to the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium last weekend on Saturday night, May 21, 2016. The band has [...]

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Andrew Bird soars Monday at the Masonic

Andrew Bird (photo: Jon Bauer)

Accomplished singer-songwriter Andrew Bird made his Masonic debut on Monday night to a nearly sold-out audience.

Touring in support of his 12th studio album, Are You Serious?, Bird has [...]

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Photos: The Thermals disappear at the Chapel

The Thermals (photo: Ian Young)

It was a night of punk rock momentum at the Chapel as Portland's beloved The Thermals headlined the venue, joined by the Bay's own The Y [...]

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Photos: Mura Masa loves the Independent

Mura Masa (photo: Joshua Hernandez)

British electronic producer and multi-instrumentalist Mura Masa played the Independent last Thursday, May 12, 2016. He only has an EP and a mixtape to his discography thus far, [...]

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  • Beat Connection at The Swedish American, by Sara Uduwela
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    Photos: Beat Connection and Harriet take the Swedish American Hall

Photos: Beat Connection and Harriet take the Swedish American Hall

Beat Connection (photo: Sara Uduwela)

Seattle band Beat Connection took to the Swedish American Hall on Friday night, May 13, 2016. Joined by LA group Harriet, both bands played to a packed [...]

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The Bay Abridged: Apr 27 – May 10

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: Elliphant lives the golden life at the Independent

Elliphant (photo: Ian Young)

Swedish singer Ellinor Miranda Salome Olovsdotter, known as Elliphant, gave an intense show to a passionate crowd at the Independent on Tuesday night, May 10, 2016.  Opener Claire [...]

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  • The Griswolds at the Fillmore, by Brittany O'Brien
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    Photos: The Griswolds, Magic Man bring the Hotline Spring tour at the Fillmore

Photos: The Griswolds, Magic Man bring the Hotline Spring tour at the Fillmore

The Griswolds (photo: Brittany O'Brien)

From the other side of the world, Australian band The Griswolds brought their co-headlining Hotline Spring tour with Magic Man to the Fillmore on Sunday night, May [...]

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Photos: From across the Bay, FRANKIE performs at DNA Lounge

FRANKIE (photo: Brittany O'Brien)

Local to the Bay Area, singer-songwriter FRANKIE gave an intimate performance at the DNA Lounge last Friday night, May 6, 2016. Photographer Brittany O'Brien was at the show to [...]

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Photos: Santigold goes hard at the Masonic

Santigold (photo: Ian Young)

Singer-songwriter-rapper-Master-of-her-Make-Believe Santigold came through the Masonic Sunday night, May 8, 2016. She brought along her crew in support of her latest album 99¢ and even, at one point, [...]

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  • Mayer Hawthorne at the Fox Theater, by Robert Alleyne
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    Photos: Mayer Hawthorne brings his soul sound to the Fox Theater

Photos: Mayer Hawthorne brings his soul sound to the Fox Theater

Mayer Hawthorne (photo: Robert Alleyne)

Soul enthusiast and multi-instrumentalist Mayer Hawthorne brought his unique style to the Fox Theater last Friday night, May 6, 2016.  Joined by Gabriel Garzon-Montano, it was a funky night with a [...]

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