Good evening, Mr. BondBritish composer John Barry has died at age 77 of a heart attack, leaving behind three ex-wives and a widow, four Grammys, a few Oscars, an Order of the British Empire, and -- most importantly -- a wealth of lush, evocative film scores. You'd surely recognize his work from t ... More >>
Esau Mwamwaya of The Very BestThe Very Best
Black Nature (Sierra Leone's Refugee All Stars)Disco Shawn@The Independent
May 31, 2010
Better than: What could be better than The Very Best?
Seriously. When the music world gets tired of arguing over M.I.A. and her dubious authenticity, it oughta pau ... More >>
Blood and SunshineThis isn't the kind of week where you need to worry about smelling of sweat, booze, and reckless abandon in front of your boss every single morning. But some excellent acts will grace S.F. stages in the next few days, and with them a hearty selection of openers. So slide out of ... More >>