Celebrated Doom-Metal Act Returns To San FranciscoOne of stoner/doom metal's leading lights returns to the Bay Area Saturday when Oregon-based trio YOB shares the stage with fellow Northwestern metal experimentalists Khôrada and local avant metal group Ails at Slim's.
Tuneful Metal Mavericks Bring Tour To Slim'sTwo genre-bending leading lights of modern metal bring their current tour to San Francisco when adventurous doom merchants Pallbearer and Swedish outfit Tribulation come to Slim's Monday night.
CBS SF Talks To Exodus Drummer Tom HuntingDrummer and founding member of Bay Area thrash-metal heroes Exodus Tom Hunting talks about the band's upcoming show as part of the 30th anniversary celebration for Slim's, plans for a new album and a funk side project.
Costumed Thrash-Metal Favorites Bring Tour To Slim'sThe Bay Area's own thrash-metal equivalent of Gwar, long-running bloody hooded cannibal rockers Ghoul bring their theatrical shenanigans to Slim's Thursday alongside robotic metal band Captured! By Robots and more.
Indie-Rock Hero Celebrates New Album At Slim'sFormer Pavement lead singer Stephen Malkmus and his current group the Jicks come to Slim's to celebrate their latest album Sparkle Hard with a sold-out show Wednesday.
Metal Meets High-Octane Punk For Swing Of West Coast DatesStoner-metal favorites Weedeater and blazing Seattle punk band Zeke bring their tandem tour to Northern California when the two outfits play shows in Sacramento, SF and Santa Cruz.
CBS SF Talks To Brownout's Beto Martinez About New Public Enemy TributeBrownout guitarist Beto Martinez discusses his band's new album of Public Enemy instrumentals entitled 'Fear of a Brown Planet' and retiring the group's Brown Sabbath project ahead of four Bay Area dates.
Psychedelic Drone Revivalists Play Hometown ShowOne of the leading players in the Bay Area's revival of psychedelic sounds that emerged in the wake of Comets on Fire and Six Organs of Admittance in the late '90s, Wooden Shjips play their first San Francisco show in several years at Slim's Friday.
Metallica Tribute Act Tops Bill At Slim'sA trio of headbanging cover bands gather in San Francisco Saturday night to entertain hard rock and metal fans when renowned Metallica tribute Masters of Puppets plays with local heavy hitters The Butlers and '80s metal masters Union Jack and the Rippers.
Influential Death Metal Band Comes To Slim'sAn influential force on the American metal scene for nearly three decades, Buffalo-based death metal giants Cannibal Corpse play Slim's for two nights starting Tuesday with rising metal crews Power Trip and Gatecreeper.
SoCal Stoner-Rock Pioneers Return To San FranciscoOne of the veteran bands responsible for the rise of stoner rock during the '90s, SoCal favorites Fu Manchu come to Slim's Tuesday night to play classic cuts from throughout their career with support from special guests Mos Generator.