Giveaway: Win VIP tickets to The Bay Brewed!

  There are only four days remaining until the return of San Francisco’s only rock and roll beer festival, The Bay Brewed! Taking place at The Chapel on March 29, 2015, this year's festival features performances by four great San Francisco Bay Area bands and unlimited tastings from elevent San Francisco breweries all day long thanks to the SF Brewers Guild! Tickets are on sale right now and you should buy yours ASAP because they're moving quickly! In addition to general admission tickets, don't miss the perks offered by VIP tickets, which include a special VIP-only tasting hour, an exclusive [...]

The Bay Brewed Artist Q&A: The John Brothers Piano Company

San Francisco’s only rock and roll beer festival, The Bay Brewed, is back for a fourth year of pairing outstanding local beer and local music! Taking place at The Chapel on March 29, 2015, this year’s festival offers performances by four great San Francisco Bay Area bands and unlimited tastings from eleven San Francisco breweries all day long thanks to the SF Brewers Guild. Between now and March 29, we’ll be interviewing each of the bands playing this year's festival -- Tumbleweed Wanderers, The Seshen, Guy Fox, and today's interviewees John Brothers Piano Company -- getting their perspective on some [...]

Playlist & Giveaway: Win VIP tickets to The Bay Brewed and listen to this great mix!

We're counting the days until the return of San Francisco’s only rock and roll beer festival, The Bay Brewed! Taking place at The Chapel on March 29, 2015, this year's fest features performances by four great San Francisco Bay Area bands and unlimited tastings from nine San Francisco breweries all day long thanks to the SF Brewers Guild! Tickets are on sale right now and you should buy yours ASAP because they're moving quickly! In addition to general admission tickets, don't miss the perks offered by VIP tickets, which include a special VIP-only tasting hour, an exclusive music performance, and [...]

The MEGADOME Series at Chabot Space & Science, with Greg Ashley, John Morgan, The Ian Fays, Swiftumz

Step inside the MEGADOME, where the best local bands play beneath Omnimax-style films at Chabot Space & Science in the beautiful Oakland hills!  This monthly series is all brought to you by the good people at The Octopus Literary Salon. Expect storytelling, audience participation, tamales y Tecates. Each show runs from 6-11pm and is all ages. After the show, head upstairs to the giant telescopes and view the cosmos. Friday, August 29th enjoy music from Greg Ashley & John "Brothers" Morgan Films: The Mysteries of Egypt plus select silent shorts Greg Ashley is pure genius.  Perhaps best known for his seminal Texas band, The [...]

Review & Photos: Friday Night Freak Fest — Michael Hurley, Avengers and the return of the Ghost Town Gallery, 5/25/12

Michael Hurley played the Great American Music Hall on Friday night opening for Cass McCombs. Hurley aka Snock is truly one of a kind. His First Songs came out in 1965 on Folkways, and he joined the Holy Modal Rounders for the ultimate party record Have Moicy! in 1976. Snock captivated the crowd with tales of Jocko jacking off too much and then brought out the achingly beautiful "O My Stars" from 1980's Snockgrass. A lot of these long lost records have been re-released (a few on Portland's primo Mississippi label). Do check them out. There are a bunch at [...]

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