Alt-Country Maverick Returns To San FranciscoEclectic alt-country songwriter Jim White brings his current tour promoting his most recent effort 'Waffles, Triangles & Jesus' to the Cafe Du Nord in San Francisco Friday night.
Comic Horror Podcast Brings Live Stage Show To Fox TheaterThe creators of the popular weekly Last Podcast on the Left bring their obsessions with cryptids, UFOs, conspiracy theories and serial killers to the stage at the Fox Theater in Oakland Thursday.
Sun Ra Arkestra Returns To SFJAZZ CenterSFJAZZ welcomes the return of the Sun Ra Arkestra this week, presenting the interstellar sounds of the late bandleader's sprawling Afrofuturist ensemble for four nights in Miner Auditorium.
Stern Grove Hosts Reggae Legend And Soul GreatStern Grove hosts a rare double bill Sunday, bringing together pioneering reggae outfit Toots and the Maytals and soul great Lee Fields and the Expressions to share the stage.
San Jose Heavyweights Celebrate New Album In Redwood CityLaying down their hard-swinging style of blues-tinged heavy rock for the past dozen years, San Jose-based quartet ZED throw a party in celebration of their fourth album Volume at the Club Fox in Redwood City Saturday night.
Metal Veterans Old Grandad Reunite For First Show In 10 Years At SF EagleA veteran mainstay of the San Francisco underground metal scene in the '90s returns to the stage Thursday night when headbanging power trio Old Grandad plays the band's first show in a decade at the SF Eagle.
CBS SF Talks To Flipper Drummer Steve DePaceCBS SF recently spoke with Flipper drummer Steve DePace about the legendary San Francisco punk band's current tour celebrating its 40th anniversary that comes to the Great American Music Hall Saturday night.
Veteran Metal Duo Headlines BBQ Show At Bottom Of The HillBashing out its hectic, corrosive brand of sludgy thrash metal for going on two decades, heavyweight Bay Area duo Black Cobra headlines the Subliminal SF barbecue Sunday afternoon at the Bottom of the Hill.
Punk Fest Celebrates 10th Anniversary In Oakland's Mosswood ParkThe 10th annual Burger Boogaloo festival brings a host of great garage, punk and post-punk bands to Oakland's Mosswood Park this weekend with appearances by host John Waters, Scottish heroes the Jesus and Mary Chain and more.
Heavy Rock Weirdos Headline Hotel Utah In San FranciscoSan Jose band Kook plays sprawling, psychedelic doom epics from it's recently released sophomore album 'II' when it plays the Hotel Utah Saturday night.
Local All-Stars Pay Tribute To New Orleans Legend At The ChapelA group of local all-stars led by keyboardist Marc Capelle and featuring Vetiver's Andy Cabic, Tarnation singer Paula Frazer and guitar wizard Joe Gore pays tribute to the late New Orleans music icon Dr. John at the Chapel Sunday.
Pioneering Turntable Maestro Celebrates New AlbumOne of the Bay Area's most formidable turntable talents, DJ Quest celebrates the release of his latest album Biotronic at San Francisco's Intersection for the Arts Saturday afternoon.
CBS SF Talks To Uriah Heep Guitarist Mick BoxCBS SF recently spoke with Uriah Heep founder and guitarist Mick Box about the band's latest album, its rich history and the current tour supporting Judas Priest that comes to the Warfield on June 24-25.
Robotic Bear Band Helps Celebrate Birthday At Bender'sA side project for one of SF's most compelling combinations of furious robotic metal and snarky, self-deprecating humor, the bizarre spectacle of the Teddy Bear Orchestra headlines a chaotic punk rock birthday party at Bender's Saturday night.
Noisy Punk And Metal Veterans Play Afternoon BBQ ShowThe Bottom of the Hill's regular Subliminal Sunday BBQ hosts a trio of bands this weekend topped by SF noise-punk crew Frisco.