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On Friday, Willie Nelson and son Lukas graced the Fillmore with their presence (they'll be doing so till tomorrow, Jan. 20, if you missed out). All Shook Down correspondent Jonathan Kiefer waxed poetic in his review of the evening, painting Nelson in red and blue lights such that he resembled Shepar ... More >>
I'm slightly speechless about this blog writer Mike Rowell forwarded my way, Swedish Dance Bands From the 70's. The site is one press/album photo after the next of Swedish dudes with long hair, beards, and flares in their flashy pants (which are all tight in the package, loose around the ankles). ... More >>
Red State (Cardboard)
Hibernaculum (Southern Lord)
Third Person Shooter (Hook or Crook)
Thursday, Oct. 20, 2005, at 8 p.m. at the SF Weekly Warfield
John Legend and De La Soul party on till the brink of dawn. Prog-psych rockers Datetenryu bring the noise from Japan
The Pop Crush Festival, hi-NRG mechanical violence, and the return of astro-rock band Zolar X
Electrelane proffers that come close/go away rock; punk paragons the Leaving Trains do the "all original members" thing
Tom Russell pays homage to "real goddamn American character"; Dengue Fever takes you to Cambodia and back
The Master of Mirth, David Byrne, plays three dates at the Fillmore, and the Masters of Persian Music grace Zellerbach Hall
Obscure landmarks to love
Brother Danielson plays quirky spirituals, and dresses as a tree; the Supersuckers blow through town with three nights of country-fried rawk
Bet the cartoonist's never heard that joke before
Imago (Incidental Music)
Hip hop show in memory of Ken Hamilton; music in Matt Gonzalez's office