Look back on your life with Okkervil River this week at The Independent.
Monday, October 3
Frankie Cosmos, IJI @ Starline Social Club
The Frankie Cosmos mini Bay Area residency continues, this time at Oakland’s newly opened venue, Starline Social Club.
TOPS, Weyes Blood, Plush @ Swedish American Music Hall
You won’t want to miss TOPS, the Montreal crooners with dance-worthy jams of overlapping melodies.
Tuesday, October 4
Spooky Mansion, The Regrets, Bam!Bam!, DJ Chad Salty in between sets
Say a final goodbye to Wood Shoppe, one of the best free monthly series San Francisco has seen in recent years. If you’re feeling nostalgic for the series already, offer to buy one of the members a drink — why not when entrance is free?
Adam Green @ The Chapel
Adam Green’s latest multimedia project, Adam Green’s Aladdin, is a modern retelling of Arabian Nights, will be screened along with a concert.
OaklandMovingForward x ACM II Panel Talk: “Tools For The Future” @ SoleSpace
A free panel of exclusive music industry insights. Speakers include Kev Choice, Baba Zumbi (Zion I), Nima Etminan (Empire Distribution), and Sarah Sexton (Oaktown Indie Mayhem).
Laura Marling @ Moe’s Alley
Experience Laura Marling’s sublime vocals and lyricism in charming Santa Cruz.
Wednesday, October 5
Okkervil River @ The Independent
Okkervil River will be exorcising nostalgia by playing songs off of their latest release, The Silver Gymnasium.
I Am Strikes, GRAND BAIN, The Tet Holiday, Veins @ The Night Light
Watch The Tet Holiday’s video linked above for “Statues,” which humorously takes a stab at Bay Area tech culture, then get thee to The Night Light Wednesday night.
Thursday, October 6
Miniature Tigers @ The Rickshaw Stop
Dreamy synth-pop Brooklynites Miniature Tiger will be beginning their tour at The Rickshaw Stop this Wednesday to spread the word about their fifth full-length album, I Dreamt I Was A Cowboy. Yee-haw.