Pioneering Punk Songwriter Bob Mould Returns to San FranciscoAn iconic musician and songwriter whose influence on '80s punk and '90s alternative-rock bands is immeasurable, Bob Mould brings his current trio to August Hall in San Francisco Friday night.
British Ska Great Brings the English Beat Back to Bay AreaSinger and main songwriter Dave Wakeling brings his line-up of the English Beat to the Bay Area for shows at the Felton Music Hall and the Cornerstone in Berkeley this weekend.
Bay Area Soul Outfit Monophonics Plays Santa Cruz, SF ShowsA Bay Area psychedelic soul institution for over 15 years, Monophonics plays songs from its latest album 'It's Only Us' at two shows in Santa Cruz and San Francisco this week.
Post-Punk Band Delivers Gospel-Tinged Fury at SF's Rickshaw StopPolitically charged Atlanta-based post-punk band Algiers delivers dark, gospel-influenced tunes from the crew's latest Matador Records release 'There Is No Year' when it headlines the Rickshaw Stop in San Francisco Monday night.
Love Revisited Makes Triumphant Return to the ChapelA living tribute to the most influential rock band to emerge from Los Angeles during the 1960s and its leader Arthur Lee, Love Revisited with original founding guitarist Johnny Echols headlines the Chapel in San Francisco Friday.
Thee Parkside Hosts Benefit for Exodus Drummer Tom HuntingA trio of top-flight Bay Area metal bands team up for a good cause Saturday when Thee Parkside holds a benefit to help legendary Exodus drummer Tom Hunting with his battle against stomach cancer.
Stoner Rock Greats Nebula Help Bottom Of The Hill Mark 30 Years of MusicOne of the early exponents of stoner rock returns to the Bottom of the Hill Saturday when SoCal greats Nebula are joined by beloved local heavyweights Hot Lunch and rising Oakland hard-rock favorites Psychic Hit to help the venerable venue celebrate it's 30th anniversary.
Bottom of the Hill Hosts Midweek Psych Summit with King BuffaloNew York-based heavy psych power trio King Buffalo plays songs from their latest ambitious album 'The Burden of Restlessness' when it headlines the Bottom of the Hill Wednesday with local favorites the Spiral Electric and Moral High Horses.
Garage-Rock Heroes Play SF Homecoming Shows at the ChapelFormer San Francisco garage-rock institution John Dwyer returns to his onetime hometown to play two sold-out shows at the Chapel with his sonic juggernaut Osees starting Tuesday night.
BottleRock Napa Valley Brings Music, Gourmet Food and Wine Back to North BayThe eighth edition of BottleRock Napa Valley brings three days of music, gourmet food and regional wines to the North Bay this Labor Day weekend with a huge line-up of acts including headliners the Highwomen, Guns n' Roses and the Foo Fighters.
Reunited Power Trio Rocks San Francisco's Make-Out RoomOne of San Francisco's most beloved underground hard-rock outfits of the 1990s, raw and raucous power trio Mensclub reunites for a rare live show over two decades after their heyday at the Make-Out Room Saturday night.
Stern Grove Closes Season With Oakland Legends Tower of Power, Too $hortDue to flooding damage from a water main break earlier this week, the Stern Grove Festival has been forced to cancel Sunday's scheduled concert with Tower of Power and Too $hort.
CBS SF Talks to Dirty Honey Singer Marc LaBelleDirty Honey singer Mark LaBelle recently spoke with CBS SF about the band's new album and their current tour opening for the Black Crowes that plays two Bay Area dates this weekend.
San Jose Jazz Festival Hosts Three Days of Eclectic Sounds in South BaySultry sounds and groovy tunes are making their way back to San Jose this weekend for the 31st annual three-day San Jose Jazz festival.
Experimental Rock Outfits Play Free Outdoor Show in San Francisco SaturdayTwo leading exponents of experimental rock in the greater Bay Area team up this Saturday when SF heavy krautrock trio Terry Gross and Santa Cruz psych explorers Mammatus play a free outdoor show near Oracle Park.