Well, San Francisco, this time around you're in it for the long haul. From megaparties to videotheques, this weekend's festivities have something for just about everyone. For dance music fans, it's a rare time when choices and sacrifices will need to be made. But that's enough preamble, let's get in ... More >>
Take us into the light Digitalism Data Romance Anna Lunoe Wednesday, Dec. 14th, 2011 Mezzanine Better than: Sitting in a plastic rocket and pretending to go to the moon. While a typical midweek party at Mezzanine might see the opening DJs playing an indulgent set to a small group of friend ... More >>
NARIP.comJeff DanieMusic is only one part of the music business. The other part, of course, is business, and a big part of that business revolves around how artists are marketed. With that in mind, the National Association of Recording Industry Professionals, or NARIP for short, is offering a one-da ... More >>
By Annie ZaleskiPop music often gets a bad rap for being disposable or vapid, and in many cases that's true. (Katy Perry, Danity Kane and the Pussycat Dolls, step right up!) But every year, a few irresistible bits of innovative ear candy rocket up the charts and seep into our subconscious. The follo ... More >>
Here are some more photos for those of you who couldn't make it out to the island last weekend. All shots by Sam Heller. --Janine Kahn Still wondering where the treasure on the isle is... Singing along.
Treasure Island Music Festival Day 1 Treasure Island September 20, 2008 Better Than: Spending all day Saturday drinking on the couch listening to music on your laptop. Words by Melissa Baron, Photos by Christopher Victorio Big music festivals can be the worst nightmare of an actual music fan. They' ... More >>
It’s official: The Treasure Island Music Festival (Sept. 20-21) is the most exciting local music event this year. Check out the lineup, just announced this morning: On Saturday, Sept. 20 you can see Justice, TV on the Radio, Goldfrapp, Hop Chip, CSS, Antibalas, Aesop Rock, Amon Tobin, Foals, Mike ... More >>
Who wants to take their date to The Verve at the Warfield Wednesday night? We've got two pairs of tickets to hand out - the first two to comment with a valid e-mail address get a set each. Winners can pick their tickets up tomorrow at the SF Weekly office. If you don't win this time around, come ... More >>
Goldfrapp's new album, Seventh Tree, marks a return to form for the electronic duo. According to our review, "the pair transitions from TV-commercial mavens back to the lush soundscape/soundtrack composers they were on Felt Mountain—but with a new vigor." Read more. -- ASD Staff Report
The Coachella website just announced new additions to this year's lineup. Now scheduled to perform are Aphex Twin, Goldfrapp, Kate Nash, Serj Tankian, Redd Kross, and Adele. -- ASD Staff Report
U.K. electro's great white hope
Greg Davis and Signer bring tweaked beats to the Hemlock; All-star DJs show up for "Get Selected!," an SF DJ competition
The return of hip hop legend Pete Rock, the pop sphere of "Vanguard," and a strip club with a new M.O.
From bubblegum to the main course