Event | Aug 19, 2013
The legendary psych-rock pioneer is back in San Francisco for a gig at the Great American Music Hall this week. By Ben Marks
The Bay Bridged | Aug 15, 2013
Listen to the Bay Bridged mix of local up and coming bands who are pushing forward the Bay Area's signature garage and lo-fi sounds into new, weird and compelling directions. The mix features music by Cellar Doors, CCR Headcleaner, Blood Sister, Meat Market, and more.
Noise Pop | Aug 14, 2013
Listen to the Noise Pop new music mix for August 2013, featuring Dustin Wong, Fuzz, Teen Daze, London Grammar and more.
Event | Aug 12, 2013
In last Friday night's recital, Jessye Norman electrified Davies Hall with her artistry and emotional depth singing a program of jazz standards and show tunes. By Joe Matazzoni
Event | Aug 06, 2013
Collective of musicians from unique Central American culture performs in San Francisco on Wednesday, August 7. By Jonathan Curiel
Music Review | Aug 04, 2013
Emmett Kelly's band's latest release is a mini-album inspired by the classic rock sounds of The Byrds and The Beatles. By Amanda Roscoe Mayo
The Bay Bridged | Aug 03, 2013
Listen to The Bay Bridged mix of bands playing the Bay Area in August 2013, including music by Thao & the Get Down Stay Down, Myron & E, Jel, There's Talk, Destruction Unit, and more.
The Bay Bridged | Jul 22, 2013
Listen to the Bay Bridged mix of bands playing Monterey's 2013 First City Festival, including Neko Case, Tennis, The Dodos, Beach House, Deerhunter, and more.
Event | Jul 21, 2013
S.F. DJ opens for Bauhaus frontman, Peter Murphy, at the Fillmore on Tuesday, July 23. By Jonathan Curiel
Noise Pop | Jul 17, 2013
Listen to the Noise Pop podcast featuring pop music for the indie snob in all of us with Mariah Carey, Justin Timberlake, Robin Thicke, Solange, Hall and Oates (what the -- ?), and more.
Hear two tracks from the Irish band's infectious debut Swoon when you download this week's podcast.
Recognized as two of roots music's most respected singers, songwriters and instrumentalists, O'Brien and Scott took a break from their busy solo careers in 2000 to record their first album as a duo, titled Real Time. This year, the two joined up again for Memories and Moments. Hear them perform songs from both albums live on stage in Tennessee.
Wielding many instruments and a remarkable whistling ability, Bird has developed an offbeat marriage of classical and pop music over the course of his decade-long career. Hear the relentlessly inventive singer-songwriter perform songs from Noble Beast in this archived session from 2009.
This week's two-hour mix from Metropolis host Jason Bentley features a new song from Phantogram, music from London's Metronomy, a Photek remix of Bob Marley & The Wailers, back-to-back cuts from Kaskade and much more.
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