Maverick Heavy Rock Duo Headlines Rickshaw StopAcclaimed heavy rock duo Big Business brings its furious onslaught to San Francisco Saturday, playing songs from its brand new album 'The Beast You Are' at the Rickshaw Stop with local support from krautrock power trio Terry Gross and noise-punk outfit Frisco.
Genesis Tribute Act Offers Up Prog-Rock Classics At RegencyGenesis tribute act the Musical Box celebrates the classic output of the '70s British progressive-rock greats by presenting their stunning recreation of the theatrical band's live shows at the Regency Ballroom in San Francisco Thursday night.
Punk Bands Take Over Great American Music HallA tag team of two influential punk outfits that have made a lasting impact on the scene top the bill at the Great American Music Hall Thursday night when T.S.O.L. and the Dwarves share the stage.
Brazilian Legend Brings Family Band To Oakland's ParamountA living legend of Brazilian music returns to the Bay Area this week when Caetano Veloso headlines Oakland's Paramount Theatre on Friday with a band made up of the famed singer/songwriter's sons for a concert presented by SFJAZZ.
Rising Local Metal Heroes Celebrate New Album At Thee ParksideBashing out their classic-sounding mix of late '70s British metal influences and more aggressive early thrash riffs, Bay Area metal quartet Hell Fire celebrates the release of their new album Mania at Thee Parkside in San Francisco Friday night with SoCal headbangers Haunt and local prog/metal upstarts Psychic Hit.
CBS SF Talks To Guitarist Loren Molinare Of Detroit Proto-Punk Band The DogsFounder and guitarist of legendary Detroit proto-punk trio the Dogs Loren Molinare talks to CBS SF about the band's rich history and recent activity ahead of their first San Francisco show in a decade at the Knockout on March 29.
Rickshaw Stop Hosts Mind-Melting Two-Day Psych FestThe California Flashback Festival presents two nights of cutting edge American and Japanese psychedelic rock bands at the Rickshaw Stop in San Francisco including Acid Mothers Temple, Yamanataka // Sonic Titan, Heron Oblivion, Psychedelic Speed Freaks and more.
German Guitar Hero Makes Overdue Return To Bay AreaGerman hard-rock guitar giant Uli Jon Roth brings his current band to the Bay Area for two shows, playing music from his solo band Electric Sun and classic metal tunes from his days with the Scorpions in Santa Cruz and Oakland this week.