Chris MacArthur Concrete Blonde June 26, 2010@The Regency Ballroom Better than: Twilight... as good as True Blood. Concrete Blonde first hit the rock scene way back in 1986, debuting on MTV's 120 Minutes with the raucous single, "Still in Hollywood." More punk than metal, the L.A. power trio di ... More >>
There's something unmistakably noirish about San Francisco, so it shouldn't surprise anyone that one of goth-folk's finest chanteuses is based here. Rykarda Parasol likes to call what she does "rock noir," a sound that has attracted comparisons to Nick Cave, Johnny Cash, and Siouxsie Sioux. Toss ... More >>
So long Silke: Come bid farewell to an SF Weekly institution
Big huge music/activism fest
Two Ton Boa
(Kill Rock Stars)
"Alloy Orchestra," "Bardot a Go-Go"
A half-decade after his band's demise, Steve DePace is trying to write and close the book on Flipper