[Editor's note: As you've probably heard, massive So-Cal music festival Coachella is going on its first cruise this winter, featuring Pulp, James Murphy, and Sleigh Bells, among other acts. Liz Tracy, music editor of our sister paper in Broward County, Fl., is aboard the S.S. Coachella , so we'll be ... More >>
Pull out your rabbits feet and/or any other good luck charms, because Friday the 13th is almost here. And while it might not be as good of an excuse to party as Halloween, we've got a full roster of events to keep you busy. Besides, isn't 13 lucky in some cultures? Read on -- your weekend awaits.
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A$AP Rocky, Kendrick Lamar, Chase N. Cache
Saturday, March 10, 2011
San Jose State Event Center
Better than: Eating canned beans in the dark while combing through all the Drake memes on Tumblr.
Halfway through his set at the San Jose State Event Center on Saturday, Drake broke the color line ... More >>
Mr. Oizo Boyz IV Men NastyNasty
December 3, 2010@ 103 Harriet
Better than: A 10-hour flight to Paris.
Before the rise of Justice, Crookers, and, um, Ke$ha, Mr. Oizo (along with Daft Punk) was laying the foundation for the crunchy, electro-influenced sound sometimes referred to as bloghouse. Fav ... More >>
Brenmar at 222 Hyde on SaturdayIcee Hot w/ BrenmarDisco ShawnGhosts on TapeSaturday, November 27@ 222 HydeBetter than: Trading new recipes for that 20-pound turkey sitting in your fridge.
Thanksgiving weekend is infamous for "not tonight" excuses of the food coma variety, coupled with an onslau ... More >>
myspace.com/ghostsontapesf"Tropical plants and girls with the daisy dukes on." "The future and the dirty south." "Brain sandwich." These are a few of the phrases used by Ryan Merry, the DJ behind Ghosts On Tape, to describe the sounds he makes with floppy discs and turntables. Ghosts On Tape ... More >>
Chris BrennanJamie JamsOne thing I've always greatly respected about Jamie Jams and the other fellas that run the 'SF Weekly Best of 2010' Debaser club is their unending wealth of knowledge about the music they love. Obviously, they know their way around '90s alt-rock hits, but it's a pleasant su ... More >>