Indie-Rock Hero Celebrates Birthday With Special ShowsThe Chapel marks the 50th birthday of Pavement co-founder Spiral Stairs (aka Scott Kannberg) with two shows this weekend featuring his onetime bandmate Stephen Malkmus, his current group the Jicks and an impressive line-up of support acts.
Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Brings Masses To GG ParkOne of the most celebrated music festivals in the Bay Area and the nation, the annual Hardly Strictly Bluegrass brings a free three-day celebration of music to Golden Gate Park this weekend.
CBS SF Talks To Grupo Fantasma Guitarist Beto MartinezCBS SF recently caught up with guitarist Beto Martinez to talk about Grupo Fantasma's latest effort Problemas ahead of the band's show in Santa Cruz at Moe's Alley Saturday night.
CBS SF Talks To Oakland Metal Hero Matt PikeCBS SF recently talked to High on Fire and Sleep guitarist Matt Pike about playing Stinky's Al Fresco in San Francisco this weekend and plans to record new albums with both of his bands.
CBS SF Talks Stinky's Al Fresco With Scene Fixture Audra Angeli-MorseStinky's Peepshow founder, Incredibly Strange Wrestling mainstay and SF club fixture Audra Angeli-Morse talks about this weekend's two-day Stinky's Al Fresco festival featuring the Gories, High On Fire, Naked Raygun and more.
CBS SF Talks To People's Blues Of RichmondVirginia-based garage-psych power trio People's Blues of Richmond recently spoke to CBS SF about life on the road, the band's unique chemistry and their latest album ahead of two Bay Area dates in Santa Cruz and SF.
Pioneering UK Ska Revivalists Return To SFOne of the most important groups of the late '70s British ska revival, The Specials return to San Francisco for a sold-out show at the Warfield Friday.
Alice Cooper Talks Rock Festivals, Reunions And 'Bizarre' Presidential CandidatesOne of the most influential hard-rock acts of the 1970s still actively touring and recording, Alice Cooper talks about working on new songs with the surviving members of his original band and his upcoming headlining festival appearance at Psycho Las Vegas.
Farewell To Las Vegas Strip's Iconic Riviera Casino Set For Final ImplosionThe last tower of the iconic Riviera Hotel and Casino is about to be reduced to rubble during an overnight implosion on the Las Vegas Strip.
Guitar Giants Bring Tandem Tour To Bay AreaTwo of the most influential guitar players on the planet bring their current tour celebrating six-string pyrotechnics to the Bay Area when British rock hero Jeff Beck and blues legend Buddy Guy visit this week.
Yusuf/Cat Stevens To Play Davies Symphony Hall In OctoberTickets to see Yusuf/Cat Stevens play a rare San Francisco concert at Davies Symphony Hall in October go on sale Monday, August 15 at 10 a.m.
Afro-Pop Pioneer Brings Rare Tour To Slim's