Photos: Jane Machine at the Stork Club

Jane Machine (photo: Robert Alleyne)

It was a stellar night at the Stork Club in Oakland on Saturday night, November 11, 2017. As a part of a monthly series of events [...]

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Photos: Ani DiFranco at the Fillmore

Ani DiFranco (photo: Ria Burman)

Ani DiFranco brought a cosmic shower of sweetness and strength to the Fillmore Sunday night. Accompanied by a talented band of musicians, Ani DiFranco folked, [...]

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Beyond The Bay: 5 days at Iceland Airwaves

FM Belfast at Iceland Airwaves (all photos: Jon Bauer)

I am a person of order and continuity.

I like Jeopardy!. Crossword puzzles. Browsing shelving at IKEA. I hate cooking because if [...]

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Review: Daniel Johnston at the Herbst Theater

Since the moment I first listened to Daniel Johnston, I was devoted, because the ache in his voice made it obvious that this wasn’t a choice. For him creating [...]

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Photos: Yeah Yeah Yeahs at the Fox Theater

Yeah Yeah Yeahs (photo: Estefany Gonzalez)

In 2003 Yeah Yeah Yeahs released Fever to Tell, a record that stands the test of time 15 years later — fans gathered at a [...]

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Photos: OK Go at the Fillmore

OK Go (photo: Estefany Gonzalez)

Have you ever stopped to wonder how much money OK Go spend on confetti each year?

Maybe you've had questions about selfies you've seen on Damian Kulash's Instagram [...]

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Photos: Ted Leo and the Pharmacists at Bimbo’s

Ted Leo and the Pharmacists (photo: Aaron Rubin)

Over the weekend, Bimbo's was treated to a wonderful performance by indie rocker Ted Leo and the Pharmacists with support from Ian Sweet. [...]

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Photos + Review: DakhaBrahka at SFJAZZ

DakhaBrahka (photo: Ria Burman)

Ukrainian quartet DakhaBrakha wooed and wowed SFJAZZ Wednesday night with a stellar performance. Taking the audience on a riveting adventure with accordion, percussion, cello and drums, [...]

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  • Kat Robichaud's Misfit Cabaret - Horror! at the Great Star Theater, by Patric Carver
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    Photos + Review: Kat Robichaud’s Misfit Cabaret presents ‘Horror!’

Photos + Review: Kat Robichaud’s Misfit Cabaret presents ‘Horror!’

Kat Robichaud's Misfit Cabaret presents Horror! (photo: Patric Carver)

Once again, Kat Robichaud's Misfit Cabaret brought a combined feeling of family and freak show to the stage at the Great Star [...]

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Review + Photos: Alvvays at The Fillmore

Alvvays (photo: Patric Carver)

Just about a year and a half ago, Alvvays was playing a dinnertime set on the Mission Stage at Phono del Sol. Last Tuesday, they played a [...]

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Photos + Review: Second Annual Uncool Halloween Concert

SWMRS (photo: Estefany Gonzalez)

Growing up in Santa Rosa where all ages venues are few and far between, gave me a special appreciation for house shows and concerts at The Phoenix [...]

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Photos: Tegan and Sara at the Masonic

Tegan and Sara (photo: Ian Young)

Tegan and Sara have steadily built and maintained a devoted fan base and put out some great music over years of essentially doing that, [...]

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