The three-day weekend: That's enough time to drive out to the Sonora and find God among the cacti! Or shred the three boxes of 10-year-old phone bills you've been meaning to throw away! Or send emails to every single one of your relatives you've been meaning to write!
Here's a mo ... More >>
Kevin HendersonYou'll need an extra bottle of water to eat this.Lemon-juice cleanses and detox teas, phthah. Some of us clear the system with the purging fire of chiles -- the scouring heat that ignites the lips, the jagged pain that descends from sinuses to diaphragm, the beads of sweat that for ... More >>
Albert Law/porkbellystudioSan Francisco may be known as the capital of vegetable-loving, sustainability-obsessed dining, but that doesn't mean this town doesn't eat enough sugar to bake a scale model of AT&T Park out of red velvet cake. Today, we've decided to recap 10 of the sweets that sent ... More >>
Kevin HendersonThe Kills at the Fillmore last night.
The Entrance Band
Wednesday, May 10, 2011
@ The Fillmore
Better than: Clothes shopping on Melrose Ave.
The Kills are to actual rock 'n' roll what a pair of distressed designer jeans is to those tattered Levi's you've o ... More >>
Kevin HendersonThe Raveonettes at Bimbo's last night.The RaveonettesTamarynMay 10, 2011@ Bimbo's 365 ClubBetter than: Love in a trash can.Bimbo's 365 Club was built in 1931, during the latter years of Prohibition.
Despite its status as San Francisco's first modern nightclub, you can
still see des ... More >>
Kevin HendersonShe's baaaack
Last month it was a regular ol' concert at the Warfield, followed a day later by a crazy last-minute late-night show with Dave Chappelle in Oakland. And next week Lauryn Hill comes back to the Bay Area for something else altogether: A special tribute to her longti ... More >>
Kevin HendersonEdward Sharpe & the Magnetic ZerosThe Railroad Revival Tour:
Mumford and Sons
Edward Sharpe and the Magnetic Zeros
Old Crow Medicine Show
April 21, 2011
Middle Harbor Shoreline Park, Oakland
Better than: a Bible thumper in a cat house.
Here's an idea: Get three great bands to ... More >>
Broken Social Scene
April 13, 2011
Coachella is the gift that keeps on giving for homebound Nor-Cal-ers. Admist the embarrassment of musical riches in S.F. this week was Canadian megatroupe Broken Social Scene, which brought its expansive lineup to the Warfield last ... More >>
Ani DiFranco at the Fillmore last night.Ani DiFrancoApril 6, 2011@ The FillmoreAni DiFranco packed the Fillmore last night for live performance of her barbed and poetic folk songs. Photographer Kevin Henderson was on hand to capture the set -- check out his photos below, and see our full slidesho ... More >>
Kevin HendersonMiddle Brother at the Independent Sunday night.Middle BrotherApril 3, 2011@ The IndependentThey came, shaggy and beflanneled, and they squeezed out some rock'n' roll, complete with tongue-on-the-strings guitar solos. It was Middle Brother -- a new band featuring members of Deer Tic ... More >>