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Unsettling Times

Protest songs, identity questions, and economic disparity surface in this month’s music and books.
August 30, 2018

Get Ready for Royal Jelly Jive

The infectiously danceable SF-formed band comes to Yoshi’s.
August 27, 2018

Indian Musical Forms Influence Sameer Gupta’s Jazz

The former Bay Area resident has a new album, A Circle Has No Beginning, and is at the Freight with old and new friends to promote it.
August 17, 2018

Joe Goldmark Is a Cowboy with a World View

The famed pedal steel guitarist with ties to Escape From New York Pizza and Amoeba Records has a new record out.
August 10, 2018

ELO Keeps Selling Out Shows

Take a trip down memory lane at Oracle with the Electric Light Orchestra.
August 1, 2018

The Decemberists Take a New Track

Historical and folkloric events go by the wayside in favor of contentious contemporary times.
July 27, 2018

Pete Escovedo Plays a Birthday Bash at Yoshi’s

Even after all theses years, Mr. E at 82 remains a great Latin force.
July 13, 2018

Oaklander Leads Stern Grove Festival

Bob Fiedler lends his passion to keeping the Bay Area’s outdoor music festival shining bright.
July 3, 2018

Burger Boogaloo Brings ’60s, ’70s Sounds to Mosswood

The guys who want to keep the world safe for real rock ’n’ roll say the Oakland festival is their favorite bash.
June 27, 2018

The Return of Rob Schneiderman

Schneiderman fell in love with mathematics between gigs with legendary improvisers such as trumpeter Chet Baker, trombonist J.J. Johnson, and saxophonist James Moody.
June 25, 2018