• Death from Above 1979 at The Masonic, by Ian Young
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    Photos: Death from Above 1979 and Black Rebel Motorcycle Club double down at The Masonic

Photos: Death from Above 1979 and Black Rebel Motorcycle Club double down at The Masonic

Black Rebel Motorcycle Club (photo: Ian Young)

A double bill of masterful rock proportions featuring a return home from Black Rebel Motorcycle Club and Death from Above 1979 shared the bill at [...]

By |October 24, 2016|Comments Off on Photos: Death from Above 1979 and Black Rebel Motorcycle Club double down at The Masonic
  • Letters to Cleo at the Rickshaw Stop, by Patric Carver
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    Photos: Letters to Cleo return to the stage at Rickshaw Stop

Photos: Letters to Cleo return to the stage at Rickshaw Stop

Letters to Cleo (photo: Patric Carver)

Last Friday night saw Letters to Cleo kill it at the Rickshaw Stop to an enthusiastic crowd.  Opener Allison Weiss played a great set of [...]

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Review + Photos: Kishi Bashi brightens up The Fillmore

Kishi Bashi (photo: Jon Ching)

Kishi Bashi and Busman's Holiday sold out The Fillmore Friday night to one of the friendliest, fun-hearted crowds I've had the pleasure to be a part of [...]

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  • The Temper Trap at The Regency, by Sara Uduwela
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    Photos: The Temper Trap and Coast Modern at The Regency Ballroom

Photos: The Temper Trap and Coast Modern at The Regency Ballroom

The Temper Trap (photo: Sara Uduwela)

After a change of venue, Australia's The Temper Trap arrived at the Regency Ballroom last Wednesday, October 19, 2016, joined by Coast Modern. Our photographer Sara Uduwela [...]

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Photos: Bad Suns with Coin at The Chapel

Bad Suns (photo: Jessica Perez)

Last night saw rock band Bad Suns swing by the Chapel in support of their latest album, Disappear Here, with support from Coin.  You can check [...]

By |October 21, 2016|Comments Off on Photos: Bad Suns with Coin at The Chapel

Review + Photos: Kikagaku Moyo at Brick + Mortar Music Hall

Kikagaku Moyo (photo: Ria Burman)

Photos and words by Ria Burman

Kikagaku Moyo psych-rocked the roof off the Brick & Mortar Music Hall Sunday night with slow, pleasurable dream-trip jams, which gradually led [...]

By |October 20, 2016|1 Comment
  • The Julie Ruin
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    Review: The Julie Ruin bring Allison Crutchfield and the Fizz to The Fillmore

Review: The Julie Ruin bring Allison Crutchfield and the Fizz to The Fillmore

(photos: Sydney Peterson)

I am one of those people that gets really excited when a legendary band brings on a musician to open that I feel will be one [...]

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Photos: Con Brio at The UC Theatre

Con Brio (photo: Estefany Gonzalez)

Bay Area band Con Brio spent the summer playing festivals such as Bonnaroo, Lollapalooza, and Fuji Rock in Japan.

The high-energy funk group played its first hometown show in [...]

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  • Ween at Bill Graham Civic Auditorium, by Joshua Huver
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    Review: Ween pull out all of the stops for their return to SF

Review: Ween pull out all of the stops for their return to SF

Ween (photo: Joshua Huver)

Ween was in San Francisco this weekend for the first time since 2009, and for two nights, Friday and Saturday, October 14 and 15, they had the [...]

By |October 19, 2016|2 Comments
  • Mondo Cozmo at the Rickshaw Stop, by Robert Alleyne
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    Photos: Mondo Cozmo live debuts and Blossoms at the Rickshaw Stop

Photos: Mondo Cozmo live debuts and Blossoms at the Rickshaw Stop

Blossoms (photo: Robert Alleyne)

Last Friday night saw the live debut of Los Angeles band Mondo Cozmo to an enthusiastic and ready crowd at the Rickshaw Stop on October 14, 2016. His [...]

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  • Mosaics at Slim's, by Robert Alleyne
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    Photos: Bay area bands The Y Axes, Mosaics, Be Calm Honcho at Slim’s

Photos: Bay area bands The Y Axes, Mosaics, Be Calm Honcho at Slim’s

The Y Axes (photo: Robert Alleyne)

It was a celebration of Bay Area music as all four bands on the bill last Thursday, October 13, 2016 at Slim's had some base in [...]

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  • Glass Animals at Treasure Island Music Festival 2016, by Jon Ching
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    Photos: Music, fans and rain at the 2016 Treasure Island Music Festival

Photos: Music, fans and rain at the 2016 Treasure Island Music Festival

Sigur Rós (photo: Jon Ching)

There may have been a change of location on the island, more rain than expected, and stage delays, but none of that took away from [...]

By |October 18, 2016|1 Comment