See Devendra Banhart at The Fillmore this Thursday night.
Monday, January 23
No Age @ Starline Social Club
Distortion heavy No Age, similar in style to Japandroids and signed to Sub Pop Records, will be playing an all ages show this Monday night.
Down Dirty Shake @ El Rio
Down Dirty Shake is a San Francisco psychedelic / soul rock and roll band “here to magnetize your hips and excursive your lips.”
Tuesday, January 24
Drink Steam with Bells Atlas @ Rickshaw Stop
A FREE 21+ show of local artists for the 21+ crowd. Be sure to make it in time for Xiomara who melds an eclectic mix of jazz and soul.
Ancient Baby @ Bottom of the Hill
Ancient Baby, fronted by Chris Peck who is known more for whip-smart lyricism, is a project dedicated to the planet Earth.
Wednesday, January 25
Holly Bowling @ Center For New Music
This classically trained pianist is heavily devoted to the classic rock band Phish.
Outer Embassy, China @ Starline Social Club
Another FREE event for the week, this time celebrating the strange and wonderful tunes of Oakland’s Outer Embassy and San Francisco’s China.
Thursday, January 26
Once and Future Band, Kelley Stoltz, Dirty Ghosts @ The Chapel
It’s a special record release show for Once and Future Band, signed to Castle Face Records (headed by John Dwyer by Thee Oh Sees).
July Talk @ Bottom of the Hill
July Talk is responsible for “Push and Pull,” an obsessive love song for the chaos of the night.
Devendra Banhart @ The Fillmore
Extraordinarily prolific, Banhart’s wordplay, cadence, and multi-instrumental musicianship makes him one of the best folk artists of our generation. Plus his middle name is “Obi” after Obi-Wan Kenobi.