After trading in his keyboard as member of now-defunct New York cult band Apes & Androids, Morgan Z, aka Chrome Canyon, has spent the past couple of years creating music fit for a sci-fi disco party. Using a mix of rare analog synths like the Korg PE1000 and Theremin, and inspired by dystopian daydr ... More >>
Oct. 21, 2011
The Greek Theatre
Better than: Listening to the drum circle at Occupy Oakland.
Friday night at the Greek Theatre, Portishead delivered the set that eager concertgoers were likely yearning for when they purchased tickets for the sold-out gig over two months a ... More >>
Portishead's Beth Gibbons
Today, British downtempo legend Portishead announced its first North American tour in 13 years, including a stop in the Bay Area. The band will be supported by Thought Forms, a trio signed to Invada, the record label of Portishead's Geoff Barrow. It's been three year ... More >>