Rubies (Photo by Danielle Rubi)

Rubies (Photo by Danielle Rubi)

Wow, it’s a packed weekend. Get out and see some music!


Form & Fate and Parker Street Cinema at the Hemlock Tavern, with Cloud Archive. The show starts at 9:30pm and is $6.

Greg Ashley at Bottom of the Hill, with Aaron Ross (from Hella) and Trash And Roll. The show starts at 9:00pm and is $8.

HIJK at the Uptown with Silver Griffin, Little Yellow Perfect, and The Vox Jaguars. The show starts at 9:00pm and is $7.


Afternoon Delight, featuring Rubies and Mi Ami, at the Rickshaw Stop. The show starts at 6:30pm and is $8 (with free treats!).

Asian Man Records‘ Eleven Year Anniversary Show, featuring The Lawrence Arms, Dan Potthast, The Hot Toddies, Andrew Jackson Jihad, Shinobu and Pteradon, at Bottom of the Hill. The show starts at 7:30 pm and is $12. Read our preview here.

Or, The Whale and Dame Satan at Hotel Utah, with Snowblink. The show starts at 9:00pm and is $6.


Black Fiction at 12 Galaxies, with Aa, The Husbands, Sword and Sandals, Crime Novels and Universal Baltimore. The show is a farewell party for Michelle Panache of Panache Magazine and Booking, who leaves the Bay Area for New York in August. The show starts at 9:30pm and is $5.

The Lovemakers‘ CD Release Party for Misery Loves Company at Bimbo’s, with Honeycut and Everest. The show starts at 9pm and is $18. Read our Lovemakers update here.


Jake Mann‘s CD Release Party at the Make-Out Room with Snowdrift and Carta. Listen to a track from Jake’s new album Daytime Ghost in this week’s episode of our podcast. The show starts at 9:00pm and is $7.

Tippy Canoe & The Paddlemen and Uni & Her Ukulele at Annie’s Social Club, with The Corner Laughers. The show starts at 4:00pm and is $5.