Best Places To See Indie Rock In San FranciscoAs we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Summer of Love, music lovers and historians know that the independent music scene and San Francisco have gone hand-in-hand for half a century. From native son guitar genius Jerry Garcia to the newest indie rock band to take to the stage, everybody's got to start somewhere -- and San Francisco is a great somewhere to start.
The Band Perry To Cap-Off Intimate Pop-Up Tour In San FranciscoThe group will use the shows to preview their new pop sound.
Best Folk Music Venues In The Bay AreaStorytelling folk music and the San Francisco Bay Area have an intimate shared history since the bi-coastal folk music revival in the late 1950 and early 1960s. The category "folk" was introduced to the Grammy Awards in 1958. A massive shift followed with the British invasion, and in 1967, the psychedelic Summer of Love. Take yourself back more than 50 years to the gentle strains of acoustic guitar when and where you can find it in the Bay Area.
Indie Experimentalists Play Hometown Show At Great AmericanLongtime standard-bearers for the avant-weird fringe of San Francisco's vibrant indie-rock scene, veteran band Deerhoof plays songs from it's latest brilliant release The Magic at the Great American Music Hall Tuesday night.
Squeeze Announce Fall Tour Dates; Including San Francisco StopGuitarist and vocalist Chris Difford: “We’ve grown up a lot in the last few years, musically."
Train To Release 'Led Zeppelin II' Cover AlbumTitled Does Led Zeppelin II the project is set to be released on June 6th...
French Prog-Rock Mavericks Return To San FranciscoOne of the most unusual progressive rock bands to emerge during the heady era of the late '60s, experimental French outfit Magma delivers its intergalactic epics to adventurous music fans at the Great American Music Hall on March 18.
Prince Afterparty Announced At Great American Music Hall In San FranciscoDid you miss out on tickets to see Prince in Oakland last weekend and Friday night? You might still have a chance to see him at the most intimate venue he's playing in the Bay Area.
GEICO’s 15 Things To Do In The Bay AreaCheck out the Polish Street Festival in Martinez or take in Circus Xtreme in San Jose. Jayn at Alice@97.3 has more things to do this week in the Bay Area!
San Francisco's Best-Known Venues For Local BandsA look at five of the best small best venues for locals bands in San Francisco, including two of the world's most famous spots for live music.
Seven Historic San Francisco Music Venues That Should Receive ‘Legacy Business’ ProtectionLongtime San Francisco music venues facing rising rents and property values could avoid being forced to close by a new proposal to preserve legacy businesses.
Stray From The Tourist Traps: Spend A Weekend In San Francisco Like a LocalRefer to this weekend guide to San Francisco covering some other areas not as touristy but equally entertaining.