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These are heady days to live in San Francisco, what with the Giants' World Series victory last night, Halloween festivities the night before, and...

Live Shots: Gogol Bordello, Fox Theater, 10/14/10

October 18, 2010
Eff Arizona's SB 1070! Maybe what this country needs is a little more immigrant punk to infuse some surly into the debate over who...

Two views:Joanna Newsom at the Fox, 8/2/10

August 4, 2010
By Amber Schadewald and Sam StanderTAKE ONE "Have you seen her before?" a spirited woman asked a random couple in the front row at...

Live Shots: Keane, Fox Theater, 7/20/2010

July 23, 2010
Imagine you were on a long summer road trip and hours have passed.A perfect go-to group to pop in would be Keane. Its music...

Our Weekly Picks: July 14-20, 2010

WEDNESDAY 14 MUSICSean Bonnette Sean Bonnette is the guitar player for Andrew Jackson Jihad, the band that proved punk rock sounds better unplugged. He's...

Live Shots: Goldfrapp, Fox Theater, 06/26/2010

June 29, 2010
Shiny, sparkling, blinged-out: Slick electro-pop and disco revivalists Goldfrapp absolutely bedazzled us on Saturday. Talk about the perfect mix of wind machines and '70s...

Nneka hits the concrete jungle

May 19, 2010
It’s a long journey from Nigeria to Nas and Damian Marley’s side onstage at the Fox Theater (Tues/25). But 28 year old singer Nneka...

Live Shots: Julieta Venegas, Fox Theater, 5/5/2010

May 11, 2010
Julieta Venegas is a sparkling bubble of cuteness, with maybe just a hint of Amy Sedaris and Frida Kahlo mixed in. The Mexican singer...

A roar from underground

The Missing Link unites nomads to forge metal connections beyond scenes

Live Shots: Atoms for Peace, Fox Theater, 04/14/2010

April 19, 2010
Another band of wayfarers headed for Coachella last week, Thom Yorke's supergroup Atoms for Peace (yep, that's Flea on bass) stopped by SF to...

Live Shots: The xx and Hot Chip, Fox Theater, 04/16/2010

April 19, 2010
Cooler than their cucumber sound, The xx took a laid-back approach to their Friday night performance, showing little, if any, enthusiasm. The British three-piece...

Live Shots: Spoon, Fox Theater, 04/13/2010

April 14, 2010
I'll take one scoop of rock perfection, one scoop of edgy lyrics and a sprinkle of groovy drum beats. Oh, and I'm going to...

Live Shots: Air, Fox Theater, 03/26/2010

March 29, 2010
It was the first time I traveled by myself. I was exploring Boston, meandering along the red line that winds its way from one...

To hurl or not to hurl

Tegan and Sara don't want your dirty laundry

Noise Pop 2010: Magnetic Fields at the Fox

March 1, 2010
Spare but touching, playful yet perched oh-so-formally on chairs with music and notes on hand, accomplished and unafraid of the occasional sour or dissonant...

Noise Pop 2010: Yoko Ono and Deerhoof at the Fox

March 1, 2010
Noise Pop -- the quality sounds and sonic surprises always amaze, no matter how few or many shows you catch.I didn’t get to gawk...

Live Shots: Erykah Badu with Dave Chapelle and Goapele, Fox Theater, 02/19/2010

February 22, 2010
It's 1998 and I'm on a trans-Pacific flight to Japan with my mom to visit my "Japanese grandma" Kiyo. I've just received my first...

Post-apocalyptic post-irony

Spoon get irreverent on the line, while Vampire Weekend lead a peppy rally

New Year’s relief

Rock in 2010 with Brett Dennen, Morning Benders, Devin the Dude, and more live cork-poppers

Friends forever

Peter Bjorn and John celebrates 10 years of togetherness, Them Crooked Vultures dive into the wreck

Music Listings

November 18, 2009
Music listings are compiled by Paula Connelly and Cheryl Eddy. Since club life is unpredictable, it's a good idea to call ahead to confirm...

Music listings

November 10, 2009
Music listings are compiled by Paula Connelly and Cheryl Eddy. Since club life is unpredictable, it's a good idea to call ahead to confirm...

Music listings

November 3, 2009
Music listings are compiled by Paula Connelly and Cheryl Eddy. Since club life is unpredictable, it's a good idea to call ahead to confirm...

Music listings

October 27, 2009
Music listings are compiled by Paula Connelly and Cheryl Eddy. Since club life is unpredictable, it's a good idea to call ahead to confirm...