Review + Photos: Steve Aoki cakes Bill Graham Civic

Steve Aoki (photo: Brandon Biggs)

Photos and words by Ashleigh Biggs

Last Friday night, I found myself standing in the foyer of The Bill Graham Civic Auditorium. I didn’t need to [...]

By |November 25, 2016|Comments Off on Review + Photos: Steve Aoki cakes Bill Graham Civic

Review + Photos: Jay Som at Brick + Mortar Music Hall

Jay Som (photo: Robert Alleyne)

“It’s very weird and strange to be here,” said Jay Som’s Melina Duterte, at her band’s vinyl debut show in San Francisco on November 18. Turn Into, [...]

By |November 23, 2016|Comments Off on Review + Photos: Jay Som at Brick + Mortar Music Hall
  • Copeland at the Great American Music Hall, by Patric Carver
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    Photos: A new take from Copeland at Great American Music Hall

Photos: A new take from Copeland at Great American Music Hall

Copeland (photo: Patric Carver)

Last Sunday night, November 20, 2016, saw rock band Copeland perform at the Great American Music Hall. The band is currently on tour with Rae Cassidy, a [...]

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Review + Photos: Nataly Dawn at The Chapel

Nataly Dawn (photo: Joshua Huver)

Last week, Nataly Dawn (one half of the Stanford-born YouTube sensation Pomplamoose) played a loose and highly interactive show at The Chapel in San Francisco.

Joining [...]

By |November 22, 2016|Comments Off on Review + Photos: Nataly Dawn at The Chapel

Review + Photos: Neko Case at The Fox

Neko Case (photo: Patric Carver)

Last Wednesday, indie favorite and New Pornographer Neko Case took the stage at the fabulous Fox Theater in Oakland.

Not very often is the Fox situated with [...]

By |November 22, 2016|2 Comments

Photos: Galantis bring their party to City National Civic

Galantis (photo: Brandon Biggs)
Photos and words by Brandon Biggs

On Wednesday, November 16, DJ duo Galantis played to yet another sold-out show. This time around the show was at the City National [...]

By |November 22, 2016|Comments Off on Photos: Galantis bring their party to City National Civic
  • Dark Cabaret at Great Star Theater, by Patric Carver
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    Review + Photos: Paul Nathan’s Dark Kabaret shines a light in Chinatown

Review + Photos: Paul Nathan’s Dark Kabaret shines a light in Chinatown

Dark Cabaret (photo: Patric Carver)

Fifteen years ago, Paul Nathan’s parents made a request. They wanted to see their son perform. Most performers might indulge their parents by sending them [...]

By |November 22, 2016|Comments Off on Review + Photos: Paul Nathan’s Dark Kabaret shines a light in Chinatown

Photos: Front Country at Great American Music Hall

Front Country (photo: Ria Burman)
Front Country brought down the house at the Great American Music Hall Thursday night with some jam rocking bluegrass beats. It's hard to keep still [...]

By |November 22, 2016|Comments Off on Photos: Front Country at Great American Music Hall

Photos: LANY gives love back at The Regency Ballroom

LANY (photo: Sara Uduwela)

Back from a winning performance at this year's Outside Lands, Los Angeles band LANY played to a packed house at the Regency Ballroom last Thursday, November 17, 2016. Our photographer Sara [...]

By |November 21, 2016|Comments Off on Photos: LANY gives love back at The Regency Ballroom

Photos: The Matches light up The UC Theatre

The Matches (photo: Estefany Gonzalez)

Berkeley's newest venue offered a time loop back to 2006 this past weekend. Though Imusicast is no longer around, The Matches returned home to the East [...]

By |November 21, 2016|Comments Off on Photos: The Matches light up The UC Theatre

Photos: Here Tonight: A Tribute to Gene Clark at The Chapel

Here Tonight: A Tribute to Gene Clark (photo: Kristin Cofer)

Last Thursday saw a touching tribute to The Byrds' Gene Clark at the Chapel under the title  Here Tonight: A Tribute to [...]

By |November 21, 2016|Comments Off on Photos: Here Tonight: A Tribute to Gene Clark at The Chapel

Photos: Lumerians at Starline Social Club

Lumerians (photo: Kristin Cofer)

Bay area band Lumerians gave a transcendent performance at the Starline Social Club in Oakland last Friday night, November 18, 2016, joined by Mondo Drag and Black Spirituals. [...]

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