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Jay Som’s Homecoming Ignites the City

Update: This story has been updated to note that Duterte was wiping…

Alicia Keys and Lenny Kravitz Headline UCSF Benefit on Nov. 7

While rumors swirl regarding a possible concert at AT&T Park to benefit…

Broken Social Scene Has the World Hug Back

When describing the maximalist approach of Canadian rock collective Broken Social Scene,…

Arcade Fire Wants Only to Impress the Faithful

2017 has not been kind to Arcade Fire. Following a much-maligned publicity…

The Blow Make Peaceful Easy Feelings Something Other Than Peaceful

The Blow’s latest album, Brand New Abyss, opens with a haunting, tetchy…

Iron & Wine Returns to the Well

Sam Beam doesn’t write propaganda songs. The force behind Iron & Wine…

ODESZA Steps Away From the Noise of Everyday Life

Above all else, ODESZA was unexpected. Before the electronic duo racked up…

Don’t Miss These Three Shows

Sparks Electronic Pop Approaching the 10-year mark since its last album, Exotic…

Arcade Fire Continues to Burn Bright

Doing things on a small-scale has never worked for Arcade Fire. From…

Sitting Down with Walker & Royce at Dirtybird Campout

  SF Weekly: How many years have you played at Dirtybird Campout?…