Report: San Francisco Nightlife Institution Slim's To CloseA longtime fixture of San Francisco's live music scene, the 11th Street nightclub Slim's is set to close after over 30 years of operation, according to reports.
Reunited Post-Punk Band Plays The New Parish In OaklandReconvened powerhouse post-punk band Hot Snakes returns to the Bay Area Tuesday night for this show at the New Parish, playing songs from it's most recent acclaimed Sub Pop album, 'Jericho Sirens.'
Local Thrash-Metal Heroes Hold Annual Holiday Shows At Slim'sBay Area thrash favorites Death Angel return to Slim's in San Francisco for the band's sixth annual "Another Death Angel Christmas Show" on Friday and Saturday night this weekend.
Rising Aussie Psych Band Returns To San FranciscoRising Australian band the Psychedelic Porn Crumpets return to San Francisco Friday night to play songs from their latest album, 'And Now for the Whatchamacallit' at Slim's.
Massive Metal Tour Topped By Corrosion Of Conformity Lands At Slim'sA heavyweight four-band bill of metal acts takes over Slim's Tuesday night when veteran headbangers Corrosion of Conformity come to San Francisco with support from Crowbar, Weedeater and Mothership.
Local Thrash-Metal Heroes Hold Annual Holiday ShowsBay Area thrash favorites Death Angel return to Slim's in San Francisco for the band's fifth annual "Another Death Angel Christmas Show" on Friday and Saturday night this weekend.
LA Pop-Punk Pioneers Play Slim'sAnchored by the McDonald brothers Steven and Jeff for the better part of four decades, Redd Kross brings its mix of punk energy and pop hooks to Slim's Wednesday night with support from legendary Melvins drummer Dale Crover fronting his own band.
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.