New Year Celebrations Scaled Back or Canceled Around the BayThe decision to nix the fireworks display in San Francisco earlier this week was one of several COVID-prompted cancellations that forced people to rework their new year celebration plans at the last minute.
Local All-Star Soul Revue Plays Rare Show at the ChapelSan Francisco's all-star R&B revue Marc & the Casuals take the stage at the Chapel in the Mission Friday, headlining it's "Winter Soul Celebration."
Make-Out Room Hosts Annual Holiday Food Drive And FundraiserThe Make-Out Room in San Francisco's Mission District hosts it's annual Holiday "Craptacular" Thursday with an array of local talents to raise money and collect canned food for the SF Food Bank.
Bay Area Thrash-Metal Titans Share the Stage at the Fox TheaterThree legendary thrash-metal bands who survived catching COVID on tour together last year bring their "The Bay Strikes Back" show to Oakland as Testament, Exodus and Death Angel share the Fox Theater stage Saturday.
Celebrated Songwriter Chuck Prophet Returns to the Chapel in San FranciscoBeloved SF raconteur and guitarist Chuck Prophet returns to the Mission District this Saturday to headline the Chapel.
Heavy Experimental Band Celebrates New Album on Both Sides of the BayOakland-based heavy-music iconoclasts Kowloon Walled City celebrate the recent release of their latest album 'Piecework' with two shows Saturday afternoon and evening on both sides of San Francisco Bay.
CBS SF Talks to Comedian and Co-Creator of 'The Daily Show' Lizz Winstead (Part 2)In Part 2 of this interview, veteran stand-up comic and co-creator of "The Daily Show" Lizz Winstead talks with CBS SF about her career ahead of her performance in San Francisco at the Verdi Club on Nov. 6.
Saxophonist Ravi Coltrane Pays Tribute to Parents at SFJAZZ CenterSFJAZZ continues its 2021-2022 season this weekend with Ravi Coltrane celebrating the music of his saxophone giant father John Coltrane and his mother, spiritual jazz icon Alice Coltrane.
Annual Hard Rock 'Hallorager' Returns to Bottom of the HillNow in it's eighth edition, local psychedelic glam/stoner-metal group Glitter Wizard's annual Hallorager celebration takes over the Bottom of the Hill Saturday night.
Thrash-Punk Pioneers D.R.I. Stir Up A Pit at the Ivy RoomOne of the prime forces in the early '80s crossover movement that found hardcore punk bands mixing elements of thrash-metal into their sound, D.R.I. comes to the Ivy Room in Albany Saturday night.
Roots-Rock Heroes the Blasters Bring Good Times To AlamedaSoCal roots-rock greats the Blasters bring their unique mix of rockabilly, country, early rock and roll and R&B to San Francisco when the band headlines Slim's Saturday 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.
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.