The Bay Abridged: Nov 4 – Nov 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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  • Finish Ticket at the Great American Music Hall, by Brittany O'Brien
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    Photos: Finish Ticket homecoming show with guest FRANKIE at the Great American Music Hall

Photos: Finish Ticket homecoming show with guest FRANKIE at the Great American Music Hall

Finish Ticket (photo: Brittany O'Brien)

The line started at 3pm last Thursday, November 5, 2015, for the homecoming show for beloved local band Finish Ticket at the Great American Music Hall.  They were supported by FRANKIE and [...]

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El Vy dazzle a packed house at the Independent

El Vy

With his newly-grown long locks and all-white suit ensembles, Matt Berninger seems to be totally embracing his alter ego role as the frontman for El Vy, the new [...]

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Photos: Matisyahu at the Herbst Theater

Matisyahu (photo: Jon Bauer)

Matisyahu is known for blending a variety of genres, be it reggae, rock and hip hop, along with themes of his Orthodox Jewish heritage.  He's been [...]

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Photos: Leon Bridges at The Fillmore

Leon Bridges (photo: Natasha Dangond)

Leon Bridges rocked a sold out crowd at The Fillmore last Saturday evening, November 7, 2015, in San Francisco. He's a rising star with his throwback gospel sound, his debut Coming Home released earlier this [...]

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The Bay Abridged: Oct 28 — Nov 3

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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Totally Trashed 2015 – Exposed!

Total Trash raged across town with Friday at Berkeley's 924 Gilman, Saturday at Oakland's Metro Opera House and Sunday at SF's Brick & Mortar.

Personal & the Pizzas played Friday [...]

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  • Tricot at the DNA Lounge, by Lorisa Salvatin
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    Review & Photos: Japan’s Tricot electrifies in Bay Area debut at Above DNA

Review & Photos: Japan’s Tricot electrifies in Bay Area debut at Above DNA

Tricot (photo: Lorisa Salvatin)

Photos and words by Lorisa Salvatin

When Tricot’s Ikkyu Nakajima told the crowd packing Above DNA that she wanted to fucking party, San Francisco gave her a fucking [...]

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The Bay Abridged: Oct 20 — Oct 27

(Jane's Addiction at The Warfield)

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. [...]

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Photos: Jane’s Addiction at The Warfield

Jane's Addiction (photo: Jon Bauer)

It was a special night at the Warfield on Saturday, October 24, 2015, where one of the first major breakthrough bands in alternative music, Jane's Addiction, gave a [...]

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Florence + the Machine: Bold and barefooted at the Greek

Florence + the Machine (photo: Jess Luoma)

Florence Welch is a beautiful mess. Thursday night, the leading lady of Florence + the Machine, filled the epic Greek Theatre with her bold, barefooted and [...]

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Photos: MisterWives & WATERS at the Fillmore

MisterWives (photo: Brittany O'Brien)

MisterWives are rising quickly, evidenced by their sold out show at The Fillmore on Monday evening, October 19, 2015.  They were joined by our very own WATERS.  Brittany O'Brien has [...]

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