Premiere: The Struggle is Real in Fantastic Negrito's New Track, “Hump Thru The Winter”

It's been a little over a year now since Xavier Dphrepaulezz —…

    Thu May 12th, 2016 10:00am By Jessie Schiewe

Explosions in the Sky Casts a Constellation Over the Fox Theater on Saturday Night

At 8:00 am on Saturday morning, I woke up in a sleeping…

    Mon May 9th, 2016 11:45am By Zack Ruskin

Specials, Events, And Picking Up After Yourself: Your 2016 420 Guide

It’s shaping up to be a banner year for cannabis. With attitudes…

    Wed Apr 20th, 2016 4:20am By Max DeNike

Oakland Rapper Kamaiyah Proves That She's Got More to Offer Than Just “How Does It Feel”

Kamaiyah, the 21-year-old Oakland rapper behind 2015's fiscally-focused banger, “How Does It…

    Mon Mar 14th, 2016 1:13pm By Jessie Schiewe

Five Women in the Bay Area Metal Scene That You Need to Know About

The Bay Area’s heavy metal scene is known around the world, particularly…

    Fri Mar 11th, 2016 10:00am By Beth Winegarner

Premiere: Oakland Rapper Beejus Unveils His Newest Album, Beesmoove 2

West Oakland rapper Beejus (born Brandon Robinson) unveils his eighth album, Beesmoove…

    Fri Feb 26th, 2016 12:00pm By Jessie Schiewe

The Soft White Sixties Talk New Album and Why They Ditched S.F. For L.A.

While The Soft White Sixties recently joined the onslaught of Bay Area…

    Fri Feb 26th, 2016 9:30am By Jessi Phillips

Premiere: Watch Madeline Kenney's Dreamy New Video for “Tricky Way”

Oakland singer, guitarist, and pianist, Madeline Kenney, has shared with us the…

    Tue Feb 23rd, 2016 10:49am By Jessie Schiewe

S.F. is Becoming “The City Where Guns Are Lost”

A young woman is fatally shot in San Francisco in July. An…

    Mon Feb 22nd, 2016 12:42pm By Max DeNike

Oakland Doom Band Lycus Celebrates New Album at Oakland Metro

Lycus abandoned its native Sacramento for Oakland several years ago because the…

    Wed Feb 17th, 2016 9:17am By Beth Winegarner