Cracker Guitarist Johnny Hickman Celebrates Solo Album at Make-Out RoomFounding member and guitarist of rootsy alt-rock outfit Cracker Johnny Hickman plays a rare solo show in San Francisco Saturday, playing songs from his new album 'Blood Moon' at the Make-Out Room.
CBS SF Talks to 'The Murders That Made Us' Author Bob CalhounCBS SF recently spoke with Bay Area author Bob Calhoun about his new true crime book 'The Murders That Made Us' and his upcoming spoken word appearance in San Francisco with noted writers and musicians Lydia Lunch and Eugene Robinson.
Progressive Rock Giants Bring Current Tour to Concord PavilionIconic guitarist Robert Fripp brings his pioneering progressive-rock outfit King Crimson to the Concord Pavilion Thursday evening along with support from a tribute band featuring Frank Zappa alumni and the California Guitar Trio.
Pioneering Rock Heroine Joan Jett Headlines Stern GroveA groundbreaking force in music since she was a teenager, rock icon Joan Jett and her band the Blackhearts bring their anthemic hits to Stern Grove Sunday afternoon.
Leftfield Comic Brings Show To San Francisco's Historic Old MintTalent Moat presents a special outdoor show with anti-comic Neil Hamburger at the Old San Francisco Mint with opening acts JP Inc. and Major Entertainer Mike.
Mission Bar Pays Week-Long Tribute to Beloved SF Punk PromoterThe Knockout in San Francisco's Mission District pays tribute to beloved late punk show promoter Scott Rogers with a series of shows featuring many of the bands he regularly hosted.
Legendary Los Angeles Punk Quartet X Headlines Stern GroveOne of the most important bands to emerge from Los Angeles since the late 1970s returns to San Francisco to headline Stern Grove Sunday when pioneering punk outfit X shares the stage with SF contemporaries the Avengers.
Southern Soul Band Brings Gospel-Tinged Sounds to Stern GroveBirmingham, Alabama-based soul powerhouse St. Paul and the Broken Bones bring their transcendent, gospel-tinged stage show to the Stern Grove Festival in San Francisco Sunday.
Local All-Star Soul Revue Plays Rare Show at Make-Out RoomA stripped-down quintet version San Francisco's all-star R&B revue Marc & the Casuals take the stage at the Make-Out Room in the Mission for three sets early Sunday evening.
Local Latin Percussion Legend Reopens Main Stage at Yoshi's in OaklandOnetime member of Santana and a veteran band leader, local Latin percussion giant Pete Escovedo performs three nights at Yoshi's in Oakland with his current band starting Friday.
All-Star Hard Rock Cover Band Headlines Retro JunkieBrought together by a love for hard-rock hits, the all-star local covers outfit the Butlers delivers an array of radio staples and album cuts from bands like Alice Cooper, Thin Lizzy, Queen and more at Retro Junkie in Walnut Creek Saturday night.
Funky Saxophonist Karl Denson Plays 3 Shows in Wine CountryOne 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 Charles Krug Winery in St. Helena for three shows starting Friday evening.
San Francisco Mission Nightclub Adapts to Social Distancing RulesA music venue in San Francisco’s Mission District tried something new Thursday night, presenting live concerts with an unusual multimedia twist in order to comply with COVID-19 restrictions.
San Francisco Supervisors Approve Fund To Help Save Music and Entertainment VenuesThe San Francisco Board of Supervisors on Tuesday unanimously passed Supervisor Matt Haney's legislation to create a fund to support the city's music and entertainment venues, city officials announced.
Prolific SF Singer/Songwriter Celebrates New Album At the ChapelVeteran Bay Area Kelley Stoltz celebrates the release of his latest effort 'Ah! (etc)' with two special dinner shows at the Chapel in San Francisco Thursday.