Phish announce 2015 summer tour and festival

Jam-band titans Phish have announced their summer tour plans, including the annual Labor Day run at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park in Colorado.

NOISE POP 2014: El Ten Eleven, Mattson 2 & Pale Blue Dot at the New Parish 2/28

SHOW REVIEW: El Ten Eleven’s vibrant live show was highly technical, musically intelligent and infectiously groovy. They are a band that is not to be missed.

Mayer Hawthorne swoons sold-out crowd in Oakland

SHOW REVIEW: Mayer Hawthorne proved to be a polished showman, swooning the crowd with his soulful singing and his proficiency on a multitude of instruments.

Cloud Control blow through Rickshaw Stop

SHOW REVIEW: Cloud Control blew through the Rickshaw Stop, performing a fully immersive show to a small, but dedicated crowd.

Rubblebucket triumph through celebration of life and love

SHOW REVIEW: Kalmia and the Rubblebucket gang were an inspiration at The New Parish, producing a show that felt like musical therapy than a concert.

Your guide to all the Phish after parties in Tahoe, SF

Phish returns to California this week for shows in Tahoe & SF. We highlight the after parties, and enter to win free tickets to Conspirator at Mezzanine.

Tea Leaf Green leave The New Parish in its wake

LIVE MUSIC REVIEW: The new direction of Tea Leaf Green was on full display Saturday with bassist Reed Mathis’ overarching influence apparent.

Sigur Rós spellbind crowd & offer new material at The Fox

LIVE MUSIC REVIEW: Frontman Jónsi looks poised to take Sigur Rós to new heights and nothing should stop him.

Alabama Shakes’ Brittany Howard roars as the new lioness of Rock

Live Music Review: Brittany Howard put all her skills on display at Fox Theater Oakland Tuesday, showing she “ain’t afraid to wear her heart on her sleeve.”

Sailing away with Kishi Bashi at Great American Music Hall

SHOW REVIEW: Kishi Bashi serenaded a sold-out crowd at Great American Music Hall with his virtuosic violin skills, coming full circle since his last appearance in SF.

Electric Guest ignite The Independent

SHOW REVIEW: Electric Guest demonstrated musical prowess and a refined ability to write a captivating pop song, and it was all materialized by frontman Asa Taccone.

David Byrne & St. Vincent create a giant sound in SF

SHOW REVIEW: David Byrne & St. Vincent burned down the house with a once-in-a-lifetime performance at the Orpheum Theatre.