The Revivalists put on a good ol’ time at The Indy

PHOTOS: New Orleans seven-piece The Revivalists brought big energy, sound and storytelling to The Independent.

Con Brio bids farewell to Xandra Corpora at The Independent

PHOTOS: Lead vocalist & guitarist Xandra Corpora for SF-based Con Brio performed her swan song Friday, as she is set to leave the group.

Ellie Goulding is lights-out at The Fox Theater Oakland

PHOTOS: Genre-bending pop queen in waiting Ellie Goulding performed to a sold-out crowd February 8 at The Fox Theater Oakland.

Fun. celebrate a year of triumph at the Fox Theater Oakland


PHOTOS: Now one of the most popular acts in the country, they were able to sell out the show months in advance.

Local Natives drench Fox Theater Oakland in harmonious grooves

PHOTOS: Local Natives stopped by the Fox Theater Oakland, supporting their LP “Hummingbird,” which was released the day before the show.

PHOTOS: Cody ChesnuTT at The Independent 1/29

PHOTOS: Cody ChesnuTT brought his R&B, neo-soul stylings and battle gear to The Independent Tuesday night, performing recent tracks

PHOTOS: The Knocks and Gemini Club @ Popscene

Live electronic awesomeness saturated Rickshaw stop Thursday night in SF, as The Knocks and Gemini Club performed to a sold out crowd.

Erykah Badu & The Coup ring in the New Year at Fox Theater Oakland

PHOTOS: Erykah Badu & The Coup delivered an activist-themed new year at the Fox Theatre Oakland.

Wintersalt Fest brings beats and top electronic talent to SF

PHOTOS: Wintersalt brought the party to Fort Mason days before the New Year, showcasing some of the best electronic acts, such as Diplo, DJ Shadow and Mixmaster Mike.

Rufus and Martha Wainwright bring friends & holiday cheer to the Fox Oakland

PHOTOS: “Rufus & Martha Wainwright’s Christmas 101” delivered holiday cheer & fun family sing alongs December 19th at The Fox Theater Oakland.

Blondfire at Rickshaw Stop’s weekly club night Popscene

PHOTOS: Brother-sister duo Bruce and Erica Driscoll played songs off their recently released EP and their upcoming full-length album due out in January.

Neurosis at The Fox Theatre Oakland 11.17.12

PHOTOS: Neurosis played a record release show in their hometown at the Fox Theatre Oakland Saturday, performing tracks from their brand new LP “Honor Found in Decay.”

PHOTOS: ‘Trail of Dead’ at The Independent 11/8

PHOTOS: …And You Will Know Us by the Trail of Dead trashed away at The Independent last Thursday after playing Fun Fun Fun fest in their hometown of Austin, Texas.

Die Antwoord bombard Fox Theatre Oakland with zef music

PHOTOS: South African superstars Die Antwoord blasted Oakland’s Fox Theatre Friday with Ninja and Yo-Landi Vi$$er’s awe-inspiring dance moves, DJ Hi-Tek & outrageously dope outfits (or lack of them).

Sea Wolf at The Independent 11.05.12

PHOTOS: Alex Church’s indie group Sea Wolf played The Independent Monday in San Francisco supporting their excellent new album Old World Romance.

Knife Party @ The Fox Theatre Oakland

PHOTOS: Knife Party brought the bass and their brand of genre-blending dubstep beats to the Bay area Friday.

Bassnectar & Ghostland Observatory @ Bill Graham Civic 10.20.12

PHOTOS: Bassnectar & Ghostland Observatory lit up the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium last Saturday to the delight of half naked tweens, bros & bass-heads. Check out these photos from the scene.

PHOTOS: My Morning Jacket @ The Wiltern 9/12

My Morning Jacket

PHOTOS: Check out our shots and the setlist from Night 2 of My Morning Jacket’s three-show run at The Wiltern.

PHOTOS: My Morning Jacket @ The Wiltern 9/11

PHOTOS: Check out our shots and the setlist from Night 1 of My Morning Jacket’s three-show run at The Wiltern.

PHOTOS: FYF Fest 2012

PHOTOS: We hit FYF Fest in LA last weekend to cover the two-day music festival for our very first time.