Robyn Hitchcock, former frontman of British psych-pop band the Soft Boys and purveyor of his own rich, brilliant, and deeply weird universe of solo songs, turned 60 this March 3. And while Hitchcock was celebrated in London, his friend Colin Meloy, leader of the Decemberists, thought American audien ... More >>
Robyn Hitchcock, the great former Soft Boys member, solo singer-guitarist, and lover of San Francisco, turned 60 this March 3. And guys like him just don't turn 60 without a big party. So in May, the Fillmore will host ¡Viva Hitchcock!: A 60th Birthday Celebration for Robyn Hitchcock, which will br ... More >>
Friday, March 15, 2013
Bottom of the Hill
Better than: Your class field trip to the symphony
Everyone looks for certain things in a show. Maybe you want to see extreme technical skill, or perhaps showmanship and spectacle are more your thing. There's also dancing, sing ... More >>
Starfucker at Rickshaw Stop last night.Starfucker
Unkown Mortal Orchestra
March 9, 2011
@ Rickshaw Stop
Better than: Naming a child with an obscenity.
Ladies, I'd like to introduce your Passion Pit/MGMT stand-ins. Scream softly, please.
But listen up: don't tell Mom and Dad what you're snea ... More >>