Photos: The World is a Beautiful Place & I am No Longer Afraid to Die, Foxing, TTNG at the Rickshaw Stop

The World is a Beautiful Place & I am No Longer Afraid to Die (photo: Lorisa Salvatin) St. Louis-based Foxing stole this show on Tuesday night at The Rickshaw Stop on the strength of their back catalogue (including ripping songs like "The Medic" and "Rory") and newly released LP Dealer. Lead singer Conor Murphy has a truly remarkable voice and easily moves between emo croons, yelps, and technically challenging screams. Plus the band is tight too, crafting songs that feel slightly different than what everyone else is doing. The World Is... were a bit of a letdown. Musically they sounded great, [...]

Live This Month: November 2015 — an audio guide to upcoming SF concerts Download: Live This Month: November 2015 (Podcast #374) In Live This Month, we sample some of the great local and out-of-town bands performing in the coming month in the San Francisco Bay Area. This month's episode features a wide variety of local and touring bands, with sounds ranging from the rollicking garage-punk of Timmy's Organism and the lo-fi dream-pop of Toner to electronic compositions by Oneohtrix Point Never and Made of Oak (the solo project of Nick Sanborn of Sylvan Esso). On the out-of-town front, Los Angeles is surprisingly well-represented, with songs from Morgan Delt (performing at the Oakland [...]

Go to Top