Local Prog/Pop Mavericks Headline The IndependentTaking their signature mix of progressive rock, knotty jazz fusion and hooky AM pop influences into bold new territory, Oakland favorites Once and Future Band headline the Independent in San Francisco this Saturday night.
CBS SF Talks To Legendary Metal Drummer Dave LombardoCelebrated metal drummer Dave Lombardo talks about his new band Dead Cross, playing with longtime hardcore friends Suicidal Tendencies and his early days with Slayer ahead of Dead Cross making it's live debut at the UC Theatre Aug. 26
Local Heavy Rock Heroes Headline Slim'sLocal psych/punk band Hot Lunch brings its cathartic heavy-rock sounds to Slim's Saturday night, sharing the stage with destructo punks CCR Headcleaner and new noise-rock outfit Frisco.
Popular San Francisco Psych Band Hits IndependentVeterans on the Bay Area neo-psych scene for over a decade, San Francisco band Sleepy Sun plays songs from their new album 'Private Tales' when they headline the Independent Thursday.
Godfather Of Ethiopian Jazz Plays Rare Show At UC TheatreHailed as one of the most influential jazz musician to emerge from the African continent, Ethiopian keyboard player and percussionist Mulatu Astatke comes to the UC Theatre in Berkeley for a rare concert this Wednesday.
All-Star Benefit Pays Tribute To The Who At The ChapelThe Chapel hosts a special evening paying tribute the music of British rock greats The Who Saturday night with this benefit concert featuring appearances by current Who drummer Zak Starkey, Flamin' Groovies founder Cyril Jordan, Earthless guitar hero Isaiah Mitchell and much more.
Outside Lands 2017: Sunday Highlights
Outside Lands 2017: Saturday HighlightsWhile the big main-stage headliners are always a major draw to any outdoor festival, veteran Outside Lands attendees know that sometimes the best moments of the festivals can be had earlier in the day, especially at the smaller stages.
How To Survive Outside LandsThe Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival is the weekend-long musical event at Golden Gate Park that began in 2008 and has become a huge annual event. With a line-up of international and local musical talents, comedy acts and art exhibits, its important to be as prepared as possible before you go for maximum enjoyment.
Outside Lands 2017: Friday Highlights
Outside Lands Marks 10th Anniversary With Epic WeekendNow in its tenth year, the annual Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival celebrates it's anniversary with headliners Gorillaz, Metallica, the Who and many other top-flight music and comedy acts in Golden Gate Park.
CBS SF Talks To Lamb Of God Bassist John CampbellLamb of God's bass player John Campbell talks about the group's latest EP release and the band's current tour with fellow metal icons Slayer that comes to San Francisco this Wednesday.