Review: Algiers bring protest music to Starline Social Club

The greatest protest music finds its power not through words but by trafficking in emotions — often a burst of energy that mirrors the struggle transpiring everyday outside the [...]

By |July 19, 2017|Comments Off on Review: Algiers bring protest music to Starline Social Club
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    Live This Month: July 2017 — an audio guide to upcoming Bay Area concerts

Live This Month: July 2017 — an audio guide to upcoming Bay Area concerts


Download: Live This Month: July 2017 (Podcast #410)

In Live This Month, we sample some of the great local and out-of-town bands performing in the coming month in the San [...]

By |July 7, 2017|Comments Off on Live This Month: July 2017 — an audio guide to upcoming Bay Area concerts

The Bay Abridged: Sept 30 – Oct 6

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 [...]

By |October 7, 2015|Comments Off on The Bay Abridged: Sept 30 – Oct 6

Review: Algiers bring their unique fury to San Francisco

Atlanta, Georgia's Algiers write haunting, simmering songs that pull as much from gospel, blues, and soul as they do from traditional rock 'n roll. It's this clash of past [...]

By |June 26, 2015|Comments Off on Review: Algiers bring their unique fury to San Francisco