SFJAZZ Hosts Hammond Organ SummitThe SFJAZZ Center will host a celebration of the Hammond B-3 organ this weekend, spotlighting such virtuoso keyboard talents as Joey DeFrancesco, Ronnie Foster and Reuben Wilson over the course of a hard-grooving four-day festival.
Theatrical Punk/Metal Bands Team Up For Local ShowsTwo of the Bay Area's most entertaining concept-driven, costumed punk/metal acts team up for three Northern California shows this weekend when East Bay action-adventure heroes ArnoCorps are joined by Santa Cruz's fearsome A Band of Orcs in Sacramento, San Francisco and San Jose.
CBS SF Talks To Exodus Drummer Tom HuntingDrummer and founding member of Bay Area thrash-metal heroes Exodus Tom Hunting talks about the band's upcoming show as part of the 30th anniversary celebration for Slim's, plans for a new album and a funk side project.
Monolithic Doom-Metal Tour Comes To OaklandThree of stoner/doom metal's leading lights team up for a West Coast tour that returns to the Bay Area Saturday when Oregon-based trio YOB shares the stage with SF heavyweights Acid King and rising Sacramento band CHRCH at the Oakland Metro.
Jazz Pianist Sarah McKenzie Brings Paris To The Lesher CenterSarah McKenzie talks to Bay Area Focus Michelle Griego about music and her upcoming world premiere concert, 'San Francisco Paris of the West.'
Local All-Stars Pay Tribute To Classic Album At SweetwaterBandleader and multi-instrumentalist Marc Capelle brings a tribute to Dr. John's classic 1968 debut 'Gris Gris' to life this Saturday at Sweetwater Music Hall with an all-star cast of local jazz and rock players.
Fuzzed-Out Psych Heavyweights Team Up For SJ And SF ShowsThree stalwarts of the California psychedelic scene team up for a pair of Bay Area concerts in San Jose and San Francisco when San Diego riff rockers Radio Moscow are joined by local heroes Glitter Wizard and Feral Ohms.
CBS SF Talks To Trey Spruance Of Secret Chiefs 3CBS SF recently caught up with former Mr. Bungle guitarist and Secret Chiefs 3 leader Trey Spruance to discuss his band's upcoming performance as part of avant garde composer John Zorn's 65th birthday celebration at the Chapel this Sunday.
SF Club Hosts Birthday Residency For Avant-Garde GiantThe Chapel in San Francisco hosts a landmark four-night residency with legendary NYC saxophonist and composer John Zorn to celebrate his 65th birthday starting Saturday night.
Iconic Post-Punk Greats Come To DNA LoungePioneering and influential post-punk band Killing Joke returns to San Francisco for the first time in over five years, playing songs from throughout the quartet's career when its 40th anniversary tour comes to the DNA Lounge Tuesday.
CBS SF Talks To Anthrax Bassist Frank BelloCBS SF recently spoke with Anthrax bassist Frank Bello about the band's participation in Slayer's current farewell tour that ends this Sunday at the SAP Center in San Jose as well as plans for a new Anthrax album and more.
Thrash-Metal Greats Bring Farewell Tour To San JoseOne of the most anticipated metal tours of the year arrives in the Bay Area this Sunday when thrash-metal icons Slayer bring their farewell jaunt to SAP Center in San Jose with fellow headbangers Lamb of God, Anthrax, Testament and Napalm Death.