The Wild Reeds play The Chapel on Thursday.
Monday, October 31
Giraffage, XXYYXX @ Mezzanine
San Francisco based globetrotter Giraffage comes back to woo fans with his shimmering synths and danceable beats.
The King Khan & BBQ Show @ Slim’s
Rock n’ roll, garage punk, doo-wop: King Khan & The BBQ has it all.
Sunflower Bean @ Rickshaw Stop
When a band releases their debut album on Fat Possum Records you know they’re about as buzzy as they come. And with good reason: Sunflower Bean delivers well-executed “wistful magic…metal inspired hooks to hauntingly inspired psychedelia” according to our writer Rob Goodman.
Brand New, The Front Bottoms, Modern Baseball @ San Jose State Event Center
Here’s your chance to listen to Brand New’s third studio album, The Devil And God Are Raging Inside Me, in its entirety.
Tuesday, November 1
Male Gaze @ Hemlock Tavern
Male Gaze are mainstays on John Dwyer’s label, Castle Face Records.
King Charles @ The Independent
Click the hyperlink above to have “Love Lust” stuck in your head all day regardless of whether you want it in there or not.
Sum 41, Senses Fail @ The Regency Ballroom
Unless you’re “In Too Deep” with other plans, see these pop-punk heroes for maximum Warped Tour nostalgia.
Wednesday, November 2
Caspian @ Great American Music Hall
These post-rock wunderkinds will have you feeling some sort of way with their ambient instrumentals.
Soundbreaking episode sneak peek @ The Independent
Moderated by KQED’s Gabe Meline, watch a sneek peek of the eight-episode series Soundbreaking that sets out to uncover the music makers buried deep in the liner notes.
Tauk @ Moe’s Alley
Brooklyn’s instrumental quartet Tauk will be showcasing songs off of their latest album, Sir Nebula.
Hip Hop For Change Presents Dia De Los Muertos: Los Rakas @ Great Northern
Celebrate Dia De Los Muertos with Los Rakas who, according to MTV, mixes reggae with Caribbean dancehall.
Thursday, November 3
Nas, Ms. Lauryn Hill @ Bill Graham Civic Auditorium
Join the MLH Caravan for a night. Ms. Lauryn Hill says, “