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    Review + Photos: Julien Baker, Phoebe Bridgers and Lucy Dacus aka boygenius at the Fox Theater

Review + Photos: Julien Baker, Phoebe Bridgers and Lucy Dacus aka boygenius at the Fox Theater

boygenius (photo: William Wayland)

Words by Elaine Blakely

First as soloists and then together as boygenius, they performed at Fox Theater in Oakland on November 27 for an endearing three-and-a-half hour performance.

Their [...]

By |December 21, 2018|1 Comment

Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Perhapsy, Julien Baker and more

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    Julien Baker, Phoebe Bridgers, and Lucy Dacus are the women of boygenius who outsmarted them all

Julien Baker, Phoebe Bridgers, and Lucy Dacus are the women of boygenius who outsmarted them all

(Photo: Lera Pentelute)

Julien Baker, Phoebe Bridgers, and Lucy Dacus booked a tour together before they formed the new indie rock band boygenius.

It’s not the typical order of events, but [...]

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    What’s Happening This Week? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, Dec 11 – 14

What’s Happening This Week? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, Dec 11 – 14

What's happening this week? Well, there's this thing we've been talking about for a month now.
Monday, December 11
Violence Creeps, Toyota, Nopes @ Hemlock Tavern
Some of our favorite local punk [...]

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Noise Pop: Julien Baker at Great American Music Hall

Julien Baker (photo: Ian Young)

Solo artist Julien Baker serenaded the Great American Music Hall on February 23, 2017 as part of the ever-eclectic 2017 Noise Pop Music Festival. Our photographer [...]

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    What’s Happening This Week? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, Feb 20 ― Feb 23

What’s Happening This Week? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, Feb 20 ― Feb 23

Diet Cig is set to play Brick & Mortar this Wednesday night.
Monday, February 20
Cloud Nothings, Kid Trails @ The Independent
Start your Noise Pop week off strong with extraordinarily loud [...]

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    You are what you love: Rob Goodman’s six favorite Bay Area shows in 2016

You are what you love: Rob Goodman’s six favorite Bay Area shows in 2016

The Cure, May 2016 (photo: Rob Goodman)

Year after year, I’m reminded that among all the chaos in the world — especially during this tempestuous time in the United States [...]

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The Bay Abridged: Feb 17 – Mar 1

Gardens & Villa (photo: Jon Ching)

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

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    Playlist: Julien Baker shares the songs of her past ahead of Noise Pop performance

Playlist: Julien Baker shares the songs of her past ahead of Noise Pop performance

Some songs impact me not because I identify with the emotions myself, but because I know that someone I care about does.

The first time I heard Julien Baker’s “Something,” [...]

By |February 19, 2016|Comments Off on Playlist: Julien Baker shares the songs of her past ahead of Noise Pop performance
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    Live This Month: February 2016 — an audio guide to upcoming SF concerts

Live This Month: February 2016 — an audio guide to upcoming SF concerts


Download: Live This Month: February 2016 (Podcast #380)

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

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