San Francisco
Intermittent clouds
42°F
Sign in or Register
New Years Eve Guide

Music News

The 10 Most Ridiculous Christmas Songs of All Time

The 10 Most Ridiculous Christmas Songs of All Time

There are some truly entertaining and ridiculous Christmas songs populating the interweb to help break the monotony of renditions of “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer,” “Jingle Bells” and “Silent Night” spewing from nearly every speaker this time of year. If you are looking to shake up…

Continue reading →

Swedish American Music Hall to Reopen for Noise Pop Festival

Swedish American Music Hall to Reopen for Noise Pop Festival

Live music venue and event space Swedish American Music Hall will have a grand reopening during Noise Pop Festival this year, when it will also serve as festival headquarters. Located at 2127 Market Street, the historical landmark recently completed an extensive, yearlong restoration as part…

Continue reading →

Green Day Named to 2015 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

Green Day Named to 2015 Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

Berkeley punk trio Green Day, Velvet Underground co-founder and rock pioneer Lou Reed and singer-songwriter Bill Withers have been announced as the leading inductees for next year’s Rock & Roll Hall of Fame. The 2015 class also welcomes “I Love Rock and Roll” hit-makers Joan…

Continue reading →

Photos: Not So Silent Night at Oracle Arena, Night 1

Photos: Not So Silent Night at Oracle Arena, Night 1

Local radio station Live 105′s annual holiday bash was back at Oracle Arena over the weekend for two days of music. SF Station photographer Chelsea Young was there on Night 1 to catch Fall OUt Boy, Linkin Park, Rise Against and more.

Continue reading →

Photos: Jhene Aiko at KMEL’s Holiday House of Soul

Photos: Jhene Aiko at KMEL’s Holiday House of Soul

Jhené Aiko, one of the freshest voices to hit the R&B scene in 2014, was in San Francisco this week to celebrate the holidays with SZA and the Internet for KMEL’s Holiday House of Soul at the Warfield.

Continue reading →

Dr. Dre Crowned World’s Highest-Paid Musician Of 2014

Dr. Dre Crowned World’s Highest-Paid Musician Of 2014

Rap icon, hip-hop mogul and extremely wealthy entrepreneur Dr. Dre earned $620 million before taxes in 2014, the largest ever single-year haul for any musician, making him the world’s top-earning musician for the year. Calculated by Forbes, Dre’s 2014 payday came in half a billion…

Continue reading →

Interview: Glass Animals Bring ‘Gooey’ Holiday Cheer to Soundcheck Party

Interview: Glass Animals Bring ‘Gooey’ Holiday Cheer to Soundcheck Party

Hailing from Oxfordshire, rising quartet Glass Animals headline Live 105′s sold-out Soundcheck Holiday Party at DNA Lounge on December 10. Projecting a smooth, soulful electronic style enriched by R&B elements, Glass Animals intricately harness a mature and unique sound. When aided by psychedelic visuals during…

Continue reading →

New Live Music Space ‘SoundBox’ Set to Open in Hayes Valley

New Live Music Space ‘SoundBox’ Set to Open in Hayes Valley

A new, experimental performance venue, SoundBox, is scheduled to open its doors in Hayes Valley on December 13 with a series of nighttime music selections curated by San Francisco Symphony. Previously used as a rehearsal room at the rear of Davies Symphony Hall, the space…

Continue reading →

Interview: Watsky Comes Home For The Holidays

Interview: Watsky Comes Home For The Holidays

George Watsky brings his thought-provoking rhymes back to the Bay Area for two shows at the Regency Ballroom in support of his new record, All You Can Do. Born and raised in San Francisco, Watsky made a name for himself winning awards for spoken word…

Continue reading →

Photos: FKA Twigs at the Warfield

Photos: FKA Twigs at the Warfield

FKA Twigs brought a night of future R&B to the Warfield on Thursday.

Continue reading →

Caribou, Dan Deacon, Giraffage to Perform at Noise Pop 2015

Caribou, Dan Deacon, Giraffage to Perform at Noise Pop 2015

DECEMBER 9 UPDATE: The second phase of the Noise Pop festival lineup announcement includes Canadian indie rock group The New Pornographers and San Francisco favorites Geographer and K.Flay. Noise Pop Festival Lineup, Dec. 9 announcement: The New Pornographers Geographer Sales Kevin Morby K.Flay Lindsay Lowend…

Continue reading →

Review: J. Mascis at the Independent

Review: J. Mascis at the Independent

Dinosaur Jr. frontman J. Mascis was back in San Francisco on Saturday with his latest collection of solo, acoustic songs for a sold-out concert at the Independent.

Continue reading →

Page 1 of 117 1 2 3 4 5 ... Last →