SF Bay Area Music Scene

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.

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Heavy Psych Sounds Fest Returns To San FranciscoA two-day blowout of heavy psychedelia and hard rock returns to San Francisco next spring when the Heavy Psych Sounds Fest brings Earthless, Danava, Yawning Man, Brant Bjork and more to the Rickshaw Stop and the Bottom of the Hill.
Beach Blanket Babylon Cast, Crew Look Back On Iconic Run As Show Nears EndBeach Blanket Babylon, one of San Francisco's most popular attractions and the city's longest-running musical revue, is getting ready to close its doors for good at the end of the year.
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.
Meet Marc Grossberg, Author Of 'The Best People'Author Marc Grossberg talks to Bay Area Focus host Michelle Griego about his new book, 'The Best People.'
Chef Perkins From The Historic William Tell House Shares Signature Seafood ChowderChef and partner Austin Perkins from the historic William Tell House on Highway 1, in Tomales shares one of his signature dishes - seafood chowder - with Bay Area Focus host Michelle Griego.
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.'
Professional Matchmaker Mandy Watson Gives Tips On Affordable DatesProfessional matchmaker Mandy Watson, with 'It's Just Lunch, San Francisco,' shares tips for fun, affordable dates that won't break the bank with Bay Area Focus host Michelle Griego.
Bay Area Science Festival Events Happening Across The Bay AreaBay Area Science Festival co-founder Katherine Nielsen and UCSF graduate science student Priscila Munoz-Sandoval talk to Bay Area Focus host Michelle Griego about events happening all over the Bay Area.