Zelma Stone(photo: Elsa Tanoukhi)

Friday, January 18

Saweetie @ 1015 Folsom
If you haven’t yet, meet rising Hayward rapper Saweetie at 1015 Folsom.

Sonny and the Sunsets, Dick Stusso @ The Independent
The old and new of the Bay Area indie hit an old haunt.

Saturday, January 19

Home Sick 2 @ Phoenix Theatre
Now in its second year, Home Sick shows off a spectrum that ranges from sharp, angry hardcore to the gorgeous harp selections. Read more at the link above.

Doncat @ Amnesia
The all-around-excellent singer-songwriter Doncat takes the early show at Amnesia.

Zelma Stone, Moon Daze @ Rickshaw Stop
Keep an eye on Zelma Stone. The up-and-coming San Francisco band share the bill with fellow beat-of-their-own-drum groups Moon Daze and Mayya and the Revolutionary Hell Yeah!

Sunday, January 20

Jackie Gage @ City Lights Theater
The NYC-via-San-Jose vocalist comes home to premiere her new music video for “A Secret Place.”