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Metric (Band)

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    December 5, 2012

    The 5 Best Concerts in San Francisco This Week

    Dum Dum Girls @ Fox Theater, Thursday, Dec, 6 Kristin "Dee Dee" Gundred's yelping on Grand Ole Party's stomping blues-punk already cemented her as an indie rock lifer (and worthy Beth Ditto successor). But with Dum Dum Girls, Gundred ushered back into the fold girl-group pop that would pave the way ... More >>

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    October 24, 2012
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    October 24, 2012

    Five Concerts To See in the Bay Area This Week

    Helmet, Toadies, and Ume @ The Independent, Friday, Oct. 26 Thus far, eating grilled chicken testicles on television hasn't signified the arrival of a viable new band, but hey, Ume could change all that. The Austin outfit (whose name is pronounced "ooh-may") hung out with professional foodie Anthony ... More >>

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    September 15, 2011

    Broken Social Scene To Go on Hiatus After October S.F. Shows

    Broken Social Scene at Treasure Island last year.​ Canadian art-rock collective Broken Social Scene is coming to the Bay Area at the beginning of next month for two shows on Oct 1: One at the free Hardly Strictly Bluegrass festival, and one at the not-free Fillmore. But while we've grown used ... More >>

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    April 28, 2010
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    March 25, 2010

    Last Night Slideshow: Metric at the Fox Theater

    Richard Haick​Canadian indie rockers Metric invaded the Fox Theater in Oakland on Wednesday night. Frontwoman Emily Haines commanded the room, moving from behind the keyboards to the front of stage. Codeine Velvet Club and Nico Vega opened the show. Check out the slideshow by Richar ... More >>

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    March 24, 2010

    What to Do? Wednesday's Pick: Metric at the Fox

    ​Thanks to an appearance in Zombieland (as well as showing up in Gossip Girl, Grey's Anatomy, and a popular soccer videogame), "Gold Guns Girls" has given Metric's year-old Fantasies a second wind. So the Canadian indie-pop act is back on the road supporting its first album since 2005's Live It Ou ... More >>

  • Music

    March 17, 2010
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    December 14, 2009

    Friday Night: Not So Silent Night at Oracle Arena

    Christopher VictorioEmily Haines of Metric​View more photos in Christopher Victorio's "Not So Silent Night @ Oracle Arena."Not So Silent Night w/ Muse, AFI, 30 Second to Mars, Vampire Weekend, and MetricFriday, Dec. 11, 2009Oracle ArenaBetter Than: What else is there to do on a rainy Friday night? ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 14, 2009

    Monday Morning Hangover: Drunk Santas, Lusty Ladies and Not So Silent Night

    The Holidays are creeping up on us, and that not only means more drinking, but more drinking in Santa hats. Red and green tinged parties are hard to avoid right now, and we went to more than a few of them over the weekend.Hanna Quevedo​In some parts of the country, the beginning of the Christmas s ... More >>

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    November 30, 2009

    Here Comes Christmas: Your Seasonal Nightlife Picks

    The Golden Girls, S.F.-style​It's a shame to start the holidays with so much news about shopping when there are plenty of other ways to milk December for all its worth.Personally, I'm a big fan of The Golden Girls - The Christmas Episodes. In the hands of comedic drag queens Cookie Dough, Matthew ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 10, 2009

    Pickups Amnesia: Verizon Droid Launch at Bimbo's 365 Club

    View more photos in "Silversun Pickups & Metric @ Verizon Droid Launch."Indie rock music met tech at last Friday's Verizon Droid Launch at Bimbo's 365 Club in San Francisco, where Canadian Band Metric and Silverlake band Silversun Pickups played to celebrate the launch of Verizon Droid, an iPhon ... More >>

  • Music

    October 3, 2007
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