Photos: Skylar Grey kicks off US tour at Regency Lodge

Skylar Grey (photo: Robert Alleyne)

Singer Skylar Grey kicked off her US tour at The Regency Lodge right in the heart of San Francisco. The venue is located upstairs in the prestigious [...]

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  • Blink-182 at the Shoreline Amphitheater, by Jessica Perez
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    Photos: Blink-182 are back in California at the Shoreline Amphitheater

Photos: Blink-182 are back in California at the Shoreline Amphitheater

Blink-182 (photo: Jessica Perez)

The ardent pop-punk fans of California came out for the Southern California natives Blink-182's first show in a number of years at the Shoreline Amphitheater Wednesday night, September 28, 2016. [...]

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  • Loudon Wainwright III at Freight & Salvage, by Ria Burman
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    Review + Photos: Loudon Wainwright III reminisces with melody at Freight + Salvage

Review + Photos: Loudon Wainwright III reminisces with melody at Freight + Salvage

Loudon Wainwright III (photo: Ria Burman)
Photos and words by Ria Burman

Loudon Wainwright III performed at the Freight & Salvage last week singing silly songs about Wainwright Alaskan working vacations and retelling memoirs [...]

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  • Marian Hill at The Fillmore, by Robert Alleyne
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    Photos: Marian Hill play to their largest crowd at The Fillmore

Photos: Marian Hill play to their largest crowd at The Fillmore

Marian Hill (photo: Robert Alleyne)

Fresh off their debut album ACT ONE, duo Marian Hill took to the stage last Sunday night, September 25, 2016, to a very enthusiastic and sold out crowd [...]

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The Bay Abridged: Sept 14 – 28

(illustration: Cassidy Miller)

In this recurring feature known as The Bay Abridged, our staff writers provide short, witty recaps on shows they attended around the Bay Area. A scene check, [...]

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  • Leon Bridges at The Greek Theater, by Ria Burman
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    Photos + Review: Leon Bridges souled out at The Greek Theater

Photos + Review: Leon Bridges souled out at The Greek Theater

Leon Bridges (photo: Ria Burman)

Photos and words by Ria Burman

Leon Bridges headlined the Greek Theater Friday night with a spectacular, high-energy performance, serenading with soulful-smooth vocals and getting down with kick-ass [...]

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  • Dinosaur Jr. at The Independent, by Joshua Huver
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    Photos: Dinosaur Jr. kick off sold-out run at The Independent

Photos: Dinosaur Jr. kick off sold-out run at The Independent

Dinosaur Jr. (photo: Joshua Huver)

Beloved alternative rock pioneers (among many other associated genres) Dinosaur Jr. began the first night of a three-night sold out run at the Independent last night. Joined by [...]

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Photos: Foals, Bear Hands and Kiev all at The Fox

Foals (photo: Jessica Perez)

Last night saw an impressive lineup take the stage at Oakland's Fox Theater where British rock outfit Foals headlined, joined by Bear Hands and Kiev. Our photographer [...]

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Photos: Nothing ‘Strange’ about Garbage at The Masonic

Garbage (photo: Patric Carver)
Touring in support of their 2016 LP "Strange Little Birds," Garbage brought their tour to San Francisco's Masonic last Saturday night, September 24, 2016. The band had [...]

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Photos: Eden at Slim’s

Eden (photo: Jessica Perez)
Last Wednesday night saw Irish electronic music producer and songwriter Eden give a performance at Slim's. Our photographer Jessica Perez has a sampling of photos from the night [...]

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  • Imagery Machine at Brick & Mortar Music Hall, by Ria Burman
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    Review + Photos: Imagery Machine at Brick + Mortar Music Hall

Review + Photos: Imagery Machine at Brick + Mortar Music Hall

Imagery Machine (photo: Ria Burman)
Photos and words by Ria Burman
Imagery Machine, newly formed in November of last year, headlined the Brick & Mortar Monday night, exploding on stage with an interesting mix [...]

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  • Jenny Lewis and The Watson Twins at The Masonic, by Joshua Huver
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    Jenny Lewis welcomed Ben Gibbard to close ‘Rabbit Fur Coat’ tour at The Masonic

Jenny Lewis welcomed Ben Gibbard to close ‘Rabbit Fur Coat’ tour at The Masonic

Jenny Lewis and the Watson Twins (photo: Joshua Huver)

If there was any doubt who the queen of indie music is, Jenny Lewis erased any competition with her extravagant return to [...]

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