Funky Saxophonist Karl Denson Celebrates New Album In SFOne of the most popular jazz-funk bands to regularly visit the Bay Area, saxophonist Karl Denson and his Tiny Universe bring potent grooves to the Independent in San Francisco Saturday when they celebrate their new album, 'Gnomes & Badgers.'
Local Psych-Punk Heroes Celebrate New Album In San FranciscoLocal psych/punk band Hot Lunch brings its cathartic, heavy-rock sounds to Light Rail Studios Saturday night for a record release party celebrating their appropriately titled sophomore album, 'Seconds.'
Forward-Thinking Metal Bill Comes To UC TheatreA trio of boundary-pushing metal bands share the stage at the UC Theatre in Berkeley Saturday night when veteran quartet Baroness is joined by Bay Area black metal shoegazers Deafheaven and gospel-tinged headbangers Zeal & Ardor.
Powerhouse Experimental Jazz Trio Comes To Freight & SalvageProlific guitarist David Torn brings his virtuoso trio Sun of Goldfinger featuring experimental saxophonist Tim Berne and volcanic drummer Ches Smith to the Freight & Salvage in Berkeley Tuesday night.
Actor Jan-Michael Vincent, Known for 'Airwolf,' 'Big Wednesday' Dies at 73A death certificate shows that Jan-Michael Vincent died of cardiac arrest on Feb. 10 in a North Carolina hospital and no autopsy was performed. He was 73.
'Empire' Actor Jussie Smollett Indicted On 16 Felony Counts By Grand JuryJussie Smollett is now facing deeper legal troubles after a grand jury returned 16 felony counts against the actor for falsely reporting a hate crime attack against him in January.
Clusterfest Announces Line-Up For Third Edition Of SF Comedy FestOn Thursday, organizers behind the annual Clusterfest announced the line-up for the third edition of the comedy festival held at San Francisco's Civic Center in June.
Former Bauhaus Singer Kicks Off Long Delayed San Francisco ResidencyLegendary post-punk vocalist and one of the founders of the influential British band Bauhaus, Peter Murphy finally comes to San Francisco for his long awaited at the Chapel in the Mission District starting Friday night.
'Jeopardy' Host Alex Trebek Reveals He Has Pancreatic Cancer"Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek says he has been diagnosed with advanced pancreatic cancer.

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Local Psych-Punk Heroes Celebrate New Album In San FranciscoLocal psych/punk band Hot Lunch brings its cathartic, heavy-rock sounds to Light Rail Studios Saturday night for a record release party celebrating their appropriately titled sophomore album, 'Seconds.'
Forward-Thinking Metal Bill Comes To UC TheatreA trio of boundary-pushing metal bands share the stage at the UC Theatre in Berkeley Saturday night when veteran quartet Baroness is joined by Bay Area black metal shoegazers Deafheaven and gospel-tinged headbangers Zeal & Ardor.
Powerhouse Experimental Jazz Trio Comes To Freight & SalvageProlific guitarist David Torn brings his virtuoso trio Sun of Goldfinger featuring experimental saxophonist Tim Berne and volcanic drummer Ches Smith to the Freight & Salvage in Berkeley Tuesday night.
Former Bauhaus Singer Kicks Off Long Delayed San Francisco ResidencyLegendary post-punk vocalist and one of the founders of the influential British band Bauhaus, Peter Murphy finally comes to San Francisco for his long awaited at the Chapel in the Mission District starting Friday night.
Don't Miss Internationally-Acclaimed Artist Bruce Munro's 'Stories Of Light' At Montalvo Art CenterInternationally-acclaimed artist Bruce Munro has created a breathtaking exhibit using large-scale light-based art. It's called Stories in Light.
Japanese Psychedelic Powerhouse Comes To Northern CaliforniaThe latest standard bearer for otherworldly psychedelia to emerge from Japan, Kikagaku Moyo brings it's stunning live show to the Bay Area with shows in San Francisco and Sacramento this week.
Experimental LA Punk Duo Headlines The Ivy RoomLA-based noise-punk duo Qui bring their fractured sounds to the East Bay Friday night when they play the Ivy Room with local band Frisco, who are celebrating the release of their debut album Love Songs for Phantom Limbs, and opening power trio Terry Gross.
Local Heavy Psych Explorers Return To SFSan Francisco glam/psych/stoner-rock group Turn Me On Dead Man plays a hometown show at the Knockout in the Mission Thursday night.
Heavy Psych Band Returns To The ChapelTempering hefty guitar riffs with equal doses of dreamy atmospheres and transporting melodies, talented psychedelic power trio Dead Meadow comes to the Chapel in San Francisco on Friday with Austin, TX-based synth trio Dallas Acid.