The Bay Abridged: July 20 – Aug 2

(illustration: Cassidy Miller) In this recurring feature known as The Bay Abridged, our staff writers provide short, witty recaps on shows they attended around the Bay Area. A scene check, a heat check, and sometimes more — stop by every other Wednesday for the most comprehensive and concise recap of the Bay Area concert scene. Boostive, Gene Evaro Jr., Salami Rose Joe Louis’ Band Of Science at Bocci’s Cellar (SC) July 21. When the long-time Santa Cruz dub, break, and chill-hop party band Boostive announced they were going to relocate to SoCal, some people took it harder than others — [...]

Coming to San Francisco: Sego at Slim’s

Some lyric videos make you abuse the snooze button. Others bring you back to obsessively nit-picking the universal truths hidden in lyrics that got you, the real you. Sego conjures neither of these emotions (perhaps because the writer has learned patience as well to press lighter on the eyeliner) and instead dumps you into an aesthetically amusing bibliophile wonderland. In "False Currency" hands with Addams Family personality scribble and sketch while Sego's incredibly hooky and unique brand of danceable rock plays in tandem. "False Currency" was culled from their Wicket Youth EP which dropped Monday on French label Kitsuné. Check the video below. Pretty neat, huh? Well, if you're into the [...]

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Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Tycho, La Femme, and more

Photo by Daniel Kielman To enter for a chance to win tickets to any show below, email with the name of the band and the date of the show you’re entering for in the subject line and your full name in the body of the email. Winners will be selected at random and notified via email. Thursday, October 30 Tycho, Com Truise @ The Fox Theater 3 pairs available 8pm, $27.50, all ages. Buy advance tickets here. Thursday, October 30 La Femme, Sego, Future Twin @ Slim's 9pm, $15, all ages. Buy advance tickets here. Saturday, November 1 Boy [...]

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