SF Weekly writers pick their favorite Bay Area records of all time
You may have graduated, but Ida's still playing its pristine college rock. Plus, Coltrane gets taken "out" by an "Orkestrova."
With its array of homemade instruments, Sleepytime Gorilla Museum makes Futurism fun again.
The ResErection, Bunny Jam, and Hunky Jesus can mean just one thing: Easter in S.F.
Get the scoop on SF's Emperor Norton
2 Foot Yard
Tin Hat Trio's dazzling, improvisatory Americana
Monstrous rock, sourdough shapeliness, post-apocalyptic calligraphy, and "soul travel"
Sleepytime Gorilla Museum curates highly nuanced dadaist nightmares.
Experimental music reaches new heights in a concert on Mount Tam
New East Bay Music Venues
Scott Amendola Band
Ethan Iverson and Scott Amendola
Silent films, mushrooms, naughty Santas, and music
Taking the Idiot Flesh model to even more illogical extremes
Your choices of the top local bands
Duck Baker explores uncharted territory with his acoustic guitar
Gino Robair is living proof that anything -- anything -- can be turned into a percussion instrument
Or, how I learned to stop worrying and love -- or at least respect -- Third Eye Blind
Disappearing Acts and Blame Canada
The Rova Saxophone Quartet once again honors the freewheeling spirit of Bay Area jazz improvisers
The Tin Hat Trio's unclassifiable music spans the globe, which is just the way they like it
A guide to the explosive new avant-jazz scene