Rock

Sutro Stage at Outside Lands Music & Arts Festival (credit: Trixie Textor/Getty Images)

Best Upcoming Outdoor Concerts Near San Francisco

The San Francisco Bay Area is always a hub for music and musicians, so it is no surprise that some of the biggest tours and biggest names make their way to the Bay and in some of the best outdoor venues there are to offer. We take a look at some of the hottest tours, most popular rock and pop stars, along with a noted Broadway legend, and the largest music festival in the heart of San Francisco, all while soaking up the beautiful California sun.

07/16/2015

An illustration from Yosemite National Park shows where a piece of rock broke free from the face of Half Dome. (Yosemite National Park)

Yosemite Releases Photos Illustrating Where Rock Face Crumbled From Half Dome

When word broke earlier this week that the rock face of Half Dome in Yosemite National Park had lost a big chunk from a popular climbing route, it wasn’t immediately clear to the average visitor what the difference was. Now park officials are making the results of the facial peel quite clear.

07/09/2015

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Grateful Dead Rumored To Have Two Levi’s Stadium Shows Planned

Rumors had already been flying that the legendary Bay Area band would be playing the San Francisco area on their tour.

03/25/2015

Yosemite's El Capitan

Men Attempt Dangerous ‘Free Climb’ On Yosemite’s El Capitan

Two thrill-seekers in Yosemite National Park are trying to tackle one of the toughest climbs in the world, CBS This Morning reports.

01/05/2015

Palo Alto climber Blake Parkinson was rescued off a sheer cliff by a CHP helicopter in Yosemite National Park Easter Sunday. (CBS)

Palo Alto Climber Rescued From Yosemite Cliff Speaks Out After Ordeal

A Palo Alto man’s Easter climb in Yosemite ended with him being rescued from a sheer cliff by a CHP helicopter Sunday.

04/22/2014

Talus left by recent rockfall. (Yosemite National Park)

16,000 Tons Of Rock Slide 500 Feet Down Yosemite Cliff, Some Into Hetch Hetchy Reservoir

Officials at Yosemite National Park say a massive amount of rock has fallen from a cliff, closing a hiking trail.

04/07/2014

Weezer (credit: Ethan Miller/Getty Images)

Live 105’s Surfer Spud Reviews The ‘Weezer’ Show At America’s Cup Pavilion

Producer of Live 105’s “Masters In The Morning,” Surfer Spud attend and reviews Alt-Rock band Weezer’s concert at the America’s Cup Pavilion in San Francisco…

07/26/2013

Glen Campbell performs at Jane Seymour's 2nd annual Open Hearts Foundation Celebration held at a private residency on April 21, 2012 in Malibu, California.  (Photo by Angela Weiss/Getty Images For The Open Hearts Foundation)

Glen Campbell’s Last Show In Napa Marks End of an Era

Legendary entertainer Glen Campbell played the last show of his farewell tour at a small theater in the North Bay Friday night.

11/30/2012

Novato Meteorite

‘Meteorite’ Found In Novato Turns Out To Be Just A Rock

It turns out an object that hit a Novato home and thought to be a meteorite is just a rock.

10/24/2012

Study Finds Rock Music Makes Us Act Like Animals, Literally

Study Finds Rock Music Makes Us Act Like Animals, Literally

A study published in the Journal of Biology Letters, within UCLA’s Department of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology, found that distorted, jarring music shares the same characteristics as distress calls in animals…

08/28/2012

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