Celebrate the release of the definitive documentary with the after-bash at DNA Lounge.
Tuesday May 30
Harry Taussig + Max Ochs @ The Lost Church
Two under-the-radar guitarists from half a century ago celebrate their initial recordings with a reunion.
Scott Yoder, Blades of Joy @ Hemlock Tavern
Having made his name in the Pharmacy in the early aughts, Scott Yoder brings his solo act and backing band to Hemlock for their third Bay Area date this month.
Matt Jaffe @ Amado’s
San Francisco’s Matt Jaffe plays rock and roll with the help of his band the Distractions. Head to Amado’s to see him in conversation with his idol and mentor, Jerry Harrison.
Wednesday, May 31
Buster Poindexter @ The Chapel
He’s more than that “Hot Hot Hot” song that showed up on children’s tapes across America in the late ’80s. He is, in actuality, New York Doll David Johansen, and he’s bringing his lounge persona out of retirement for some Bay Area dates.
Little Hurricane @ The Catalyst
Two people making big noise make up Little Hurricane, and they’ll fill the Catalyst with heavy sounds.
Turn It Around After Party with the Pathogens, Kamala and the Karnivores @ DNA Lounge
There’s lots of buzz around Turn It Around, the new documentary about the East Bay scene that birthed Green Day, Operation Ivy and the like. If you can’t make it to the premiere, try the after-party across the Bay at DNA.
Thursday, June 1
Rogue Wave @ Cafe du Nord
Remember Cafe du Nord? It’s back, and on Thursday night it plays host to beloved locals Rogue Wave.
DLD, Picture Atlantic @ The Independent
Approaching their second decade of existence, Mexican rock band DLD teams up with hard-working locals Picture Atlantic.
Tony Molina, Melters @ Hemlock Tavern
After laying low for a little while, Phono 2014 player Tony Molina is revving up for some summer dates with a show at Hemlock.
Dan Two, Lapel, Jeremy Lyon @ Crepe Place
Who’s Lapel? The artist formerly known as Debbie Neigher. Come see her with former Tumbleweed Wanderer Jeremy Lyon and Day Two in Santa Cruz.