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SF Station Blows It Up

1. Adele @ Bimbo’s, San Francisco, May 22, 2008

The never ending line of British imports continues with Adele and thankfully it's still super good; following the footsteps of Amy Winehouse and Lily Allen, this girl is going to kick butt and take names and hopefully stick around for round two…Hitting the stage to a packed Bimbo’s and not shying away from saying that she needed a drink and smokes too much, she proceeded to bring it with tunes like Bob Dylan's "Make You Feel My Love" and her own “Cold Shoulder". With a voice and style that mixes rock, soul and everything in-between…this 19-year old is something to see, watch out for her debut 19.

2. Flight of the Conchords @ Masonic Auditorium, San Francisco, May 27, 2008

There is nothing like some good comedy but when you mix it with music it is simply incredible and on Tuesday night that’s what I got at Flight of the Conchords. Aziz Ansari of Human Giant opened the show with some stand-up and got the crowd warmed up so from the moment Bret and Jemaine stepped foot on the stage it was laugh and scream time. With tunes like "Hiphopopotamus vs. Rhymenoceros", "Robots" and "Business Time" the duo not only made you laugh but man did you also want to stomp your feet, also their interaction with the crowd was great -- they took banter to a whole new level.

3. Jamie Lidell @ Bimbo’s, San Francisco, May 28, 2008

With his usual swagger and amazing stage presence, Mr. Lidell made the crowd fall in love with every lyric and step and move like they have never moved before. With a mix of soul, electronica and his own craziness, Jamie makes something that can only be experienced so go out and check out his new album Jim and see what it's all about…