Women’s Audio Mission is throwing a free Local Sirens event this Thursday night at Rickshaw Stop.
Monday, January 9
Periwinkle, Kamikaze Palm Tree @ The Honey Hive Gallery
Periwinkle is as whimsical as their name suggests. Head to the Avenues for local upbeat doo-wop.
Tuesday, January 10
Tower of Power @ Yoshi’s
Around since the late ’60’s, TOP is an Oakland R&B band, who at one time had Lenny Williams as a lead singer.
Chris Botti @ SF Jazz Center
Grammy-winning trumpeter and composer, Chris Botti fuzes jazz and pop for a velvety richness. Or maybe I’m just craving chocolate cake batter.
Wednesday, January 11
Mirah @ The Chapel
Singer-songwriter with a sweetly lilting pop sensibility.
Midge Ure, Brad Brooks @ Social SF
New wave Scottish musician Midge Ure rose to greatness in the ’80s.
The Bribes @ The Lost Church
Blues rock n’ roller by way of Chicago The Bribes will be playing a Private Parlor Show, which apparently means that it’s open to the public. Whodathunk.
Thursday, January 12
The Electric Prunes @ The Chapel
Los Angeles garage rock band from circa 1966 that created some of the most seminal psychedelic albums.