The Revivalists, Jamestown Revival bring the heat to wine country at Robert Mondavi Winery

The Revivalists

PHOTOS: If you find yourself fortunate enough to call the Bay Area your home, treat yourself to a concert at Robert Mondavi Winery this summer.

Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe expands at Terrapin Crossroads as Phil Lesh joins the party

Karl Denson's Tiny Universe with Phil Lesh

PHOTOS: Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe brought the funk to the intimate venue for a two-set, sold-out performance that induced smiles all around.

ODESZA soar to new heights at Bill Graham Civic


PHOTOS: By the time the electronic music duo from Seattle arrived on stage, the venue was officially packed to the brim and ready to explode.

If the Greek Theatre Berkeley had a roof, Florence + The Machine would have blown it off

Florence + The Machine

PHOTOS: You might already know this, but Florence Welch has an amazing voice.

Cold War Kids, WATERS & Avid Dancer bring the fun to Fox Theater Oakland

PHOTOS: Fans pried their eyeballs from their cellphones long enough to take in a live music experience provided courtesy of Cold War Kids.

Digitalism take visuals next level in return to The Independent

PHOTOS: Projected lights lit up a semitransparent curtain, creating a wall of images at times, while other times the DJs were lit up to show through.

PHOTOS: Foster The People, Sylvan Esso at Fox Oakland 11/8

PHOTOS: Tight production and awesome lighting that’s both dynamic and colorful. This description dutifully describes Foster The People 2.0.

Sylvan Esso continue breakout ascent at The Independent

PHOTOS: Tickets to Sylvan Esso’s sold-out show at The Independent were going for well over $100 on the secondary market, a clear indication the duo won’t be playing clubs for too much longer.

PHOTOS: Ellie Goulding at Bill Graham Civic 4/19

PHOTOS: The lights dimmed, commanding thousands of deafening screams from the sold-out crowd, reminiscent of the moment The Beatles graced the stage of “The Ed Sullivan Show”.

PHOTOS: Flogging Molly at Fox Theater Oakland 3/14

PHOTOS: Lead singer and guitarist Dave King and company incited the audience with hits like “Drunken Lullabies”, turning the floor into a wave, with mohawk-clad crowd surfers riding their way to the front.

PHOTOS: Panic! at the Disco at Fox Theater Oakland 2/15

PHOTOS: It was another full house at the Fox Theater Oakland, as fans eagerly awaited the headlining performance from Brendon Urie and company.

The Flaming Lips & Tame Impala deliver a Halloween Bloodbath at Bill Graham Civic

SHOW REVIEW: Both deal in the realm of psychedelic, weird music and the creation of lasting, memorable impressions. This was never more true than on Halloween in SF.

PHOTOS: Grouplove at The Independent 9/14

PHOTOS: Grouplove are too one-note and earnest, wearing heart-on-sleeve without an iota of mysteriousness. But as Hooper said, she’d “rather be a hippy than a hipster.”

White Arrows get gone at Great American Music Hall

PHOTOS: White Arrows played Great American Music Hall February 28 as part of Noise Pop Festival.