KUSF-in-Exile's Blown-Out, Blowout Benefit II, 3/29/13

Still on the hunt for a place to call home, the old Save KUSF (soon to be known as San Francisco Community Radio) crew is hosting another show to raise money for legal fees associated with their fight to get KUSF back on regular airwaves. Held at The Lab, the show will feature Carlton Melton, Oakland’s Disappearing People and Yogurt Brain, along with DJ Irwin and The Mixed Bag. Admission is $5-10, followed by those two little words we love the most: sliding scale. Until the show, check out a video from Carlton Melton’s recent tour below and take a [...]

Tuesday, 4/26: Save KUSF Benefit at the Eagle — Oh Sees, Ty Segall, Carletta Sue Kay, Sandwitches

Two SF institutions under attack converge for the latest Save KUSF benefit show, Tuesday, April 26th, at the Eagle Tavern (8pm, $tba). The show is topped by Thee Oh Sees and Ty Segall, two acts that are consistently awesome live like few others. Get there early for Carletta Sue Kay and The Sandwitches. On the Eagle Tavern front, the Save the Eagle Tavern Facebook page is tracking the latest in the roller coaster ride that is the effort to protect this venerable bar. According to SFist, the Tavern will now remain open through May (and possibly later). Also, in case [...]

Recommended, 3/7-3/13: Save KUSF Benefit, Emily Jane White, Balmorhea, and more

Every Monday, we'll be offering you early picks for some of the week's best concerts. Do you think we omitted something worthwhile? Let us know in the comments! Be sure to visit our Local Concert Calendar for an expanded set of daily listings. Emily Jane White and Hélène Renaut perform at Cafe Du Nord It's frustrating to know that Emily Jane White's latest album, Ode to Sentience, was released last year in Europe, but isn't yet available stateside, but it's also an indicator of the deserved success the SF musician has found abroad. There's an all-too-rare opportunity to see her [...]

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