Review: Frankie Cosmos at the Swedish American Hall

Saturday April 16, 2016 was one of those not-rare nights when there were two great shows happening at two great venues that all end being sold out in San [...]

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    Frequent Collaboration and Endless Touring: A conversation with Gabrielle Smith of Eskimeaux

Frequent Collaboration and Endless Touring: A conversation with Gabrielle Smith of Eskimeaux

Eskimeaux. photo: Richard Gin

Eskimeaux is the primary songwriting vehicle for Gabrielle Smith, a member of New York’s community of friends and collaborators The Epoch. Her music is reminiscent of [...]

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The Bay Abridged: Dec 15 – Jan 12

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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    Playlist: Eskimeaux’s Gabrielle Smith talks Bjork for the cold and Bowie for bedtime

Playlist: Eskimeaux’s Gabrielle Smith talks Bjork for the cold and Bowie for bedtime

Last week I wrote about what I consider one of the best triple-headers of a billing Bottom of the Hill has had this year. The most valuable player of [...]

By |December 17, 2015|Comments Off on Playlist: Eskimeaux’s Gabrielle Smith talks Bjork for the cold and Bowie for bedtime
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    Pity Sex, Colleen Green, and Eskimeaux: Behind one of the best Bottom of the Hill shows of 2015

Pity Sex, Colleen Green, and Eskimeaux: Behind one of the best Bottom of the Hill shows of 2015

On Saturday, December 19, Bottom of the Hill will be bringing an abundance of talent to their stage for what is the most stacked lineup I’ve seen at the [...]

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    Live This Month: December 2015 — an audio guide to upcoming SF concerts

Live This Month: December 2015 — an audio guide to upcoming SF concerts


Download: Live This Month: December 2015 (Podcast #376)

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 |December 3, 2015|Comments Off on Live This Month: December 2015 — an audio guide to upcoming SF concerts

Eskimeaux will make everything O.K.

Have you been searching for a new band to blanket you in your thriving loss of emotional control and make everything O.K. for 35 minutes? Well, Eskimeaux's album O.K. is [...]

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