Review + Photos: Baby Shakes at Hemlock Tavern

Baby Shakes (photo: Robert Alleyne)

“Next up, a girl group with one guy, or a boy group with three girls?” proclaims announcer John Waters while introducing the next band to the [...]

  • Fantastic Negrito at Stern Grove Festival, by Robert Alleyne
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    Photos: Fantastic Negrito and Nicki Bluhm & The Gramblers at Stern Grove

Photos: Fantastic Negrito and Nicki Bluhm & The Gramblers at Stern Grove

Fantastic Negrito (photo: Robert Alleyne)

The 80th annual Stern Grove Festival is in season and some Bay Area bands headlined it last weekend, July 2, 2017. Nicki Bluhm & the Gramblers [...]

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Review + Photos: Burger Boogaloo’s fun, filth, and fringe

Iggy Pop (photo: Aaron Rubin)

Burger Boogaloo, a quaint little punk fiesta held at the apex of summertime, pushed open its gates and rolled out its strange, sweat-stained carpet for fun and [...]

Photos: Tycho returns to the Greek

Tycho (photo: Jon Bauer)

Scott Hansen is the founder and driving force of Bay Area techno band Tycho and played to his hometown last Friday night, June 30, 2017 at the [...]

By |July 3, 2017|Comments Off on Photos: Tycho returns to the Greek

Review + Photos: ID10T Fest

Chris Hardwick (photo: Estefany Gonzalez)

Holy festival season Batman!

In a world oversaturated with summer festivals, ID10T brought together one of the most diverse festival crowds to date. For its first year, [...]

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Review + Photos: L.A. Witch

L.A. Witch (photo: Estefany Gonzalez)

Celebrating the release of their debut album and signing with Suicide Squeeze Records,  L.A. Witch cast a spell on fans at The Independent on June 23. The Los [...]

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Photos: Spindrift at Great American Music Hall

Spindrift (photo: Ria Burman)

The ever-awesome, spaghetti-Western, psychedelic rock mix that is Spindrift headlined the 12th year of Music Box Presents at the Great American Music Hall last week.

With support from the [...]

By |June 28, 2017|2 Comments

Photos: The city celebrates SF Pride 2017

SF Pride (photo: Robert Alleyne)

Last weekend saw the annual celebration of SF Pride in San Francisco full of a parade of music, dance, celebration and love for all people of all [...]

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Photos: Tool return to the Bay at SAP Center

Tool (photo: Ian Young)

Elusive and influential rock band Tool performed at SAP Center in San Jose on Wednesday night, June 21, and it was a show not to be missed. The [...]

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Kuinka and T Sisters power through Santa Cruz

T Sisters (photo: Joshua Huver)

With so much amazing music taking place this month, we've been trying like hell just to keep everything in order. On Thursday, June 8, PNW [...]

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  • Adult Mom at the Rickshaw Stop, by Kaiya Gordon
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    Review + Photos: Adult Mom made you feel at home at Rickshaw Stop

Review + Photos: Adult Mom made you feel at home at Rickshaw Stop

Adult Mom (photo: Kaiya Gordon)

I had been looking forward to this day for months. Not only was it the day Soar shared their first single off their debut full length [...]

By |June 23, 2017|Comments Off on Review + Photos: Adult Mom made you feel at home at Rickshaw Stop
  • The Record Company at The Fillmore, by Patric Carver
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    Photos: The Record Company with Travis Hayes at the Fillmore

Photos: The Record Company with Travis Hayes at the Fillmore

The Record Company (photo: Patric Carver)

Last weekend saw The Record Company come to the Fillmore on Friday night, June 16, 2017. Support was from local artist Travis Hayes and [...]

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