• Blogs

    August 10, 2011

    Hardly Strictly Bluegrass 2011: Robert Plant, Thurston Moore, Broken Social Scene, and More

    Broken Social Scene is one of more than 90 acts playing Hardly Strictly Bluegrass this year.​ The lineup for this year's Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival is out, and good luck figuring out whom to call the "headliner." For the festival's 11th year, organizers have put together another insane ... More >>

  • Music

    March 2, 2011
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    March 2, 2011

    In Print: the Forward Leanings of Baths, Eskmo, and oOoOO, Plus the Elephant 6 Holiday Surprise

    Baths' Will Wiesenfeld​From SF Weekly's latest print music section:You're Okay, Computer: Consider Baths, the stage name of 21-year-old bedroom producer Will Wiesenfeld, who uses a laptop and various other tools to make beat music, with vocals, that is melancholic and complex and beautiful. A sudd ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 14, 2009

    Last Night: The Pogues at The Warfield

    Joseph Schell​The Pogues The WarfieldOctober 13, 2009Better Than: Finding a four leaf clover ... and then sobering up and realizing it's just a three leaf clover.There were two kinds of Pogues fans last night at The Warfield: the fans that wound up at the center of the dance floor, and everyone el ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 27, 2009

    Friday Night: David Byrne at the Greek Theatre

    David Byrne, the cerebral, witty art rocker who has explored many areas of music and performance since his beginnings as part of the Talking Heads in the 70s, entranced a capacity crowd at Berkeley's Greek Theatre with a show entitled Songs of David Byrne and Brian Eno. Eno and Byrne first collabora ... More >>

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    December 26, 2008

    Top Ten Americana Albums of 2008

    By Noah W. Bailey Picking the best folk and Americana records of the year isn't nearly as hard as discarding those great records that just didn't feel right stuck in the category. Releases by Calexico and DeVotchKa felt far too worldly to pigeonhole as folk or country, for instance, while Blitzen ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 11, 2008

    DeVotchKa Spends Two Nights at the Fillmore in Jan.

    Bet you don't know what the film Little Miss Sunshine and the video game Gears of War 2 have in common. Nope, not sugary-sweet commentary on the American family at large, nor stomach-churning chainsaw decapitations, but rather, the music of DeVotchKa. Take in some music deemed appropriate for both q ... More >>

  • Music

    April 2, 2008

    Rupa and the April Fishes

    eXtraOrdinary rendition (Cumbancha)

  • Blogs

    January 21, 2008

    Coachella 2008 Lineup Announced

    The ninth installment in the Coachella Valley and Arts Music Festival saga was announced via a press release held in Mexico City this afternoon. Some of the most surprising announcements on the bill are Roger Waters of Pink Floyd doing a re-creation of Dark Side of the Moon, an album that has sold m ... More >>

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    August 16, 2006
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    July 27, 2005

    The Wheel World

    Ride like a kid again

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