NYE Roundup 2020

If you’re looking for a music-fueled New Year’s Eve party in the Bay Area, call off the search because we’ve got you covered. From legendary funk artists in large concert halls to local heroes in small clubs, here are eleven choice picks for your live music fix in the final fleeting moments of 2019.

In San Francisco

Con Brío (soul/funk): Bottom of the Hill, $55, 9pm

Killer Whale (rock and roll): Amnesia, $15, 9pm

Fantastic Negrito (blues): The Chapel, $70, 9pm

Bonobo (electronic): the Midway, $69.50, 9pm

Maceo Parker (funk): SFJAZZ, $25 and up, 7:30pm

In The East Bay

Johnny Soultrain (rock/blues): the Starry Plough, $30, 9pm

Ozomatli (Latin/hip-hop): Cornerstone Berkeley, $54, 8:30pm

J Boog/Bayonics (reggae) : The UC Theatre, $69.50, 8pm

North Bay and Beyond:

Royal Jelly Jive (swing): Napa Valley Opera House, $65, 9:30pm

North Bay Cabaret (variety show): Whiskey Tip Santa Rosa, $25, 7pm

Marty O’Reilly and the Old Soul Orchestra + Rainbow Girls (psychedelic folk): Felton Music Hall, $29, 8pm