It's always fun to see where musical celebrities will venture in San Francisco. After a fantastic show with young collaborator Annie Clark (aka St. Vincent) at the Orpheum Theatre on Monday night, Talking Heads frontman David Byrne apparently spent much of Tuesday hanging out around the Mission and ... More >>
St. Vincent and David Byrne
The Orpheum Theatre
Monday, Oct. 15, 2012
Better than: Pretty much everything else available digitally, on vinyl, and via smoke signals.
On their own, David Byrne and St. Vincent's Annie Clark are like charged particles of compositional virtuosity. They pivot on a dime ... More >>
Tuesday, April 24, 2012
The Fox Theater, Oakland
Better than: Tim Burton meets Bobby McFerrin meets Slash meets strobe-induced seizure.
Whereas Monday night's live score by tUnE-yArDs at the Castro Theatre was somewhat restrained, front woman Merrill Garbus let loose for her ... More >>
Christopher VictorioSt. Vincent
Death Cab for Cutie, Explosions in the Sky, the Hold Steady, St. Vincent, Beach House, Friendly Fires, Wild Beasts, Warpaint, the Antlers, Weekend, Thee Oh Sees
October 16, 2011
Treasure Island Music Festival
Better than: The other typical yuppie Sunday activi ... More >>