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 band's live shows at the Regency Ballroom in San Francisco Tuesday night.
LA Stoner-Rock Supergroup Headlines SF EagleLos Angeles-based stoner-rock all stars Sonic Medusa bring their mix of heavy doom and galloping metal to the SF Eagle Thursday night alongside SF noise-punk crew Frisco.
Italian Horror Soundtrack Composer Brings Show To The ChapelCelebrated Italian horror soundtrack maestro Fabio Frizzi brings his current tour to the Chapel Tuesday night, performing a new version of his score to The Beyond along with classic music from his collaborations with director Lucio Fulci.
Los Angeles Punk Legends X Return To The IndependentOne of the most important bands to emerge from Los Angeles since the late 1970s returns to San Francisco for three shows at the Independent this week when pioneering punk outfit X plays with masked surf band Los Straightjackets.
Heavy Prog-Psych Outfit Lands At The IndependentOne of the leading lights of the neo-psych movement since the turn of the millennium, Vancouver-based quintet Black Mountain brings songs from its powerful new album 'Destroyer' to the Independent in San Francisco Sunday night.
Metal Juggernaut High On Fire Returns To Bay AreaOnetime Oakland residents and metal power trio High On Fire brings its current tour promoting the band's latest acclaimed effort Electric Messiah to the UC Theatre in Berkeley Friday with support from crossover punk/metal favorites Power Trip.
Explosive Heavy Psych Power Trio Returns To OaklandPopular psych power trio Earthless brings its seismic extended guitar jams to the Starline Social Club in Oakland with fellow heavy rock outfit Drunk Horse Sunday.
Punk Greats Team Up In San Francisco's Mission DistrictTwo veteran outfits with serious punk roots share the stage at the Mission District's El Rio Saturday night when the Dogs and the Lewd team up for a night of raucous rock and roll.
Don't Miss The Champions Of Magic At Broadway SF's Golden Gate TheatreMagicians Richard Young and Fernando Velasco from the 'Champions Of Magic' display their amazing skills for Bay Area Focus host Michelle Griego.
Don't Miss 'Gypsy!' At San Francisco's Alcazar TheatreBurlesque striptease artist Gypsy Rose Lee's son, Erik Preminger, along with actor Jade Shojaee, talk to Bay Area Focus host Michelle Griego about the artistry, the musical and the extraordinary life of this fascinating woman.
Don't Miss Diablo Ballet's 'A Swingin' Holiday' & 'The Nutcracker Suite'Diablo Ballet Artistic Director Lauren Jonas talks to Bay Area Focus host Michelle Griego about two upcoming productions, 'A Swingin' Holiday,' and 'The Nutcracker Suite.'
Reunited Oakland Hard-Rock Favorites Play The ChapelA leading light of the Bay Area heavy rock underground during the late 1990s and 2000s, reunited Oakland band Drunk Horse plays the Chapel in San Francisco Saturday.
Macbre Metal Master King Diamond Headlines WarfieldOne of the great voices in modern metal returns to San Francisco the day after Thanksgiving when King Diamond brings his band to the Warfield with support from Uncle Acid and the Deadbeats and Idle Hands.
Onetime SF Band Brings Psych To The New ParishFormer SF residents residents Moon Duo bring their droning, synth-driven psychedelic rock to the New Parish in in Oakland Saturday night.
Thrash Titans Slayer Play Last Bay Area Show On Farewell TourOne of the biggest metal tours of the year returns to the Bay Area when thrash-metal icons Slayer bring the final leg of their farewell jaunt to the Oakland Arena the Tuesday before Thanksgiving.