The Afrolicious crew outside the Elbo Room Thursday nights at the Elbo Room, conga and timbale drummers flash their sticks, DJs mix in wild world grooves, and dancers get delirious at Afrolicious, the weekly club event put on by Kansas City natives DJ Oz and his brother Joey Maguire. The fou ... More >>
Rob GarzaArtists all over the world are coming together to donate their work to the cause of rebuilding Haiti. That means a ton of shows in San Francisco doubling as benefits for the earthquake-ravaged country...watch this space for updates on that front as they come in.Tonight at Vessel, Thiever ... More >>
Sea of Dreams / Eclectic Fever December 31, 2008 Review and Photos by Eric K. Arnold Eighth and Brannan streets held it down all night. The San Francisco intersection, which bisects the Concourse and the Gift Center was the site of two -count 'em, two - of the livest NYE spigots. Both events, as it ... More >>
Radio Retaliation (ESL)
June 27, 6 p.m. So the cover feature ran today (link to 'The Day the Music Dies'), which sucks cus I finally got respected musician and webcaster David Byrne to speak at length on the subject. Let's turn it over to Mr. Byrne. "Internet radio. One sure fire way to get ordinary folks to throw up thei ... More >>
For a few years, Emiliana Torrini wasn't sure she'd ever make music again. Then the phone started ringing.