Post-Punk Band Delivers Gospel-Tinged Fury In OaklandInterweaving, gospel-soul, industrial and post-punk sounds, rising quartet Algiers plays songs from its sophomore Matador Records release 'The Underside of Power' at the Starline Social Club in Oakland Monday.
Local Turntable Hero Headlines UC TheatreLegendary Bay Area turntable maestro and producer DJ Shadow brings his tour promoting his latest album 'The Mountain Will Fall' to the UC Theatre Sunday.
CBS SF Talks To Ozomatli Guitarist Raúl PachecoCBS SF recently spoke with Ozomatli guitarist and founding member Raúl Pacheco about the band's bold new collection of Mexican cover songs 'Nonstop: Mexico to Jamaica' ahead of the group's two Bay Area performances in Oakland and Petaluma.
Punk-Rock Frenzy Takes Over Mosswood Park In OaklandThe annual Burger Boogaloo festival brings a host of great garage-rock bands to Oakland's Mosswood Park this weekend with appearances by host John Waters, punk legends Iggy Pop, the Buzzcocks, X and many more.
San Francisco Rock Favorite Celebrates Birthday At ChapelA Bay Area music hero and Mission District institution, Overwhelming Colorfast founder Bob Reed celebrates his birthday with two of his current bands at the Chapel Wednesday night for Bobfest One.
CBS SF Talks To Songwriter Hayley Thompson-KingMassachusetts-based singer-songwriter Hayley Thompson-King talks about her forthcoming debut solo album 'Psychotic Melancholia' ahead of her band's first San Francisco performance at Neck of the Woods on June 30th.
Local All-Star Soul Revue Plays At Reopened Cafe Du NordA stripped-down septet version San Francisco's all-star R&B revue Marc & the Casuals take the stage at the reopened Cafe Du Nord Saturday night with support from popular SF soul selector DJ Primo.
San Francisco Jazz Fest Rolls Into Second WeekSFJAZZ continues with a packed schedule for the second week of the 35th Annual San Francisco Jazz Festival as the eclectic, 13-day party hosts a wide variety of musicians through its June 18th close.
Rising Brazilian Psych Outfit Returns To San FranciscoBrazilian neo-psych outfit channels the sounds of Tropicalia forebears Os Mutantes and Gilberto Gil when they return to San Francisco for this headlining show at the Chapel Sunday, playing songs from their newly released album 'Lá Vem a Morte.'
SFJAZZ Celebrates Return Of Venerable FestivalSFJAZZ celebrates the 35th Annual San Francisco Jazz Festival as it rolls into its first weekend wide variety of musicians including soulful singer Lizz Wright, jazz-pop trumpet player Herb Alpert, ukulele virtuoso Jake Shimabukuro.
Blues-Soaked Heavy Rockers Land In San FranciscoInhabiting an unusual intersection of stripped-down delta blues, Appalachian bluegrass and heavy rock, guitarist Shawn James and his band the Shapeshifters deliver their swampy, explosive sounds at Thee Parkside Friday night.
CBS SF Talks To Poptone About Reviving Music Of Tones On TailFormer Bauhaus, Tones on Tail and Love and Rockets members Daniel Ash and Kevin Haskins recently spoke to CBS SF about their new group Poptone along with Haskins' daughter and band bassist Diva Dompe,