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

Oaxaca to Oakland: Proyecto Diaz Coffee Sources From Grandpa’s Farm

Two weeks ago, I flew over the Mexican state of Oaxaca in…

    Fri Jan 29th, 2016 9:00am By Ferron Salniker

S.F.'s Latest Loss to Oakland: Bernie Sanders

As usual, San Francisco's loss was Oakland's gain this weekend. But on…

    Mon Jan 25th, 2016 2:53pm By Max DeNike

San Francisco Dangerously Behind the Times on Police Oversight

After many dramatic public vows to reform the San Francisco Police Department’s…

    Thu Jan 21st, 2016 3:36pm By Adam Brinklow

Oakland Trio, Devil Makes Three, Shares Its Top Five Influential Songs

The Oakland trio, The Devil Makes Three, formed in Oakland in 1999…

    Thu Jan 21st, 2016 10:00am By J. Poet

Premiere: Perhapsy's “All My Soul Swallowed” Will Get Stuck in Your Head Because it's That Catchy

Derek Barber's one-man band Perhapsy has graced us with the first track…

    Fri Jan 8th, 2016 8:00am By Jessie Schiewe

Yesterday's Crimes: The Carpet King of Crime

“Wild-eyed” Leon Heskett was the self-proclaimed Bay Area “carpet king” in the…

    Thu Jan 7th, 2016 9:47am By Bob Calhoun