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Win Tickets: SF Symphony and NFL Films Present ‘A Concert of Champions’ for Super Bowl 50

Win Tickets: SF Symphony and NFL Films Present ‘A Concert of Champions’ for Super Bowl 50

In celebration of Super Bowl 50, the San Francisco Symphony has partnered with NFL Films to present “A Concert of Champions” on February 3rd and 4th. Guest hosted by NFL Hall-of-Fame running back and former Oakland Raider Marcus Allen, the events will feature selections from…

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Chris Isaak, Alicia Keys to Headline Free Concert Series in SF for Super Bowl 50

Chris Isaak, Alicia Keys to Headline Free Concert Series in SF for Super Bowl 50

As momentum builds for Super Bowl 50, the event’s host committee announced a series of upcoming free concerts happening in downtown San Francisco. Beginning Saturday, January 30, California-based rock musician Chris Isaak opens the series at 8pm, after the relighting of The Bay Lights and…

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Live Review: Esperanza Spalding Kicks Off Four-Day Residency at SFJAZZ

Live Review: Esperanza Spalding Kicks Off Four-Day Residency at SFJAZZ

Grammy award-winning jazz artist Esperanza Spalding formed one of the best trios in the genre last night, performing with pianist Geri Allen and three-time Grammy Award-winning drummer Terri Lyne Carrington. It was the first of Esperanza’s four consecutive shows at SFJAZZ for her current residency….

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Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Reveals Lineup Medleys for 15th Anniversary Festival

Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Reveals Lineup Medleys for 15th Anniversary Festival

Per annual tradition, organizers of Hardly Strictly Bluegrass started to disclose the lineup for this year’s festival through a series of music medleys, headlined so far by legendary classic rock guitarist Boz Scaggs, country folk star Emmylou Harris and singer-songwriter Rodney Crowell. Other newsworthy acts…

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Outside Lands Announces 2015 Night Shows, Comedy Tent, Summer Pairings

Outside Lands Announces 2015 Night Shows, Comedy Tent, Summer Pairings

With Outside Lands less than one month away, festival organizers revealed additional activities beyond the scope of the three-day music event by announcing night shows, a full lineup for their comedy and improv tent, as well as a series of summer pairings events. Although this…

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Q&A: Free Daytime Concert at Pier 27 with The SF Symphony and The National’s Bryce Dessner

Q&A: Free Daytime Concert at Pier 27 with The SF Symphony and The National’s Bryce Dessner

The San Francisco Symphony will host a free outdoor concert on July 12 from noon – 2pm at Pier 27 with Bryce Dessner, guitarist and composer from indie rock band The National. July 8 UPDATE: We asked Bryce about how he began collaborating with the…

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Photos: The Growlers at Great American Music Hall

Photos: The Growlers at Great American Music Hall

Thursday June 18, 2015 by Gabby Gamboa.

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Free Stern Grove Fest to Include tUnE-yArDs, Talib Kweli, Doobie Brothers

Free Stern Grove Fest to Include tUnE-yArDs, Talib Kweli, Doobie Brothers

Today marks the announcement of the 78th season of the Stern Grove Festival lineup. An eagerly awaited day for more than 10,000 fans and families who gather each year at the outdoor wooded amphitheater in San Francisco to enjoy world-class musical performances. Catch these acts…

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Review: Cold War Kids at Mezzanine

Review: Cold War Kids at Mezzanine

The Cold War Kids rocked the sold-out crowd at Mezzanine on Friday night, performing a blend of new tunes and old favorites. The show got off to an explosive start with “All This Could Be Yours” from their newest album Hold This Home (Oct 2014).

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Paul McCartney Announces Farewell Concert at Candlestick Park on August 14

Paul McCartney Announces Farewell Concert at Candlestick Park on August 14

After months of back-and-forth between city representatives, Paul McCartney has officially confirmed he will play the final concert at Candlestick Park on August 14. According to industry sources, tickets will go on sale May 5 but prices are still unknown. A statement on The Beatles…

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Paul McCartney Could Choose Levi’s Stadium Over Candlestick for Local Show

Paul McCartney Could Choose Levi’s Stadium Over Candlestick for Local Show

Beatles legend Sir Paul McCartney could be close to scheduling an opening concert at the 49ers’ new Santa Clara stadium in early August, according to reports.

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Review: Washed Out’s Woozy Chillwave Warms the Fillmore

Review: Washed Out’s Woozy Chillwave Warms the Fillmore

Dreamy synthpop band Washed Out blasted evocative yet relaxed songs to a sold-out crowd Tuesday at the Fillmore. Touring in support of their third and latest album Paracosm, released in August 2013 as a follow-up to their 2012 record Within and Without, the band had…

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