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KZSU's Lively List of Live Music Happenings

Last change: 2019-11-13

This list has entries from Steve Koepke's The List, plus some other shows entered by your friends at KZSU. It's generated automatically. Also check these other calendars.

If you have any corrections or additions, please contact Steve K. himself. His address is around here somewhere.


Where are all these places anyway?

DJs: please do not mention prices on the air.


Happenings Happening Near Our Listeners

Wednesday, November 13

Ace of Spades, Sacramento
  Tribal Seeds, New Kingston, Tropidelic
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $25, 6:30pm (reggae)
August Hall, S.F.
  Anderson .Paak
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $49, 7:30pm/8:30pm
Bottom of the Hill, S.F.
  Nots (Memphis), The World, Body Double
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $12/$14, 8pm/8:30pm
Cafe du Nord, S.F.
  Black Belt Eagle Scout
Notes: rated **, 18+, $13/$15, 7:30pm
Cornerstone, Berkeley
  Brother Ali, Evidence
Notes: rated **, all ages, $25, 7:30pm/8:30pm ($79 vip)
Fillmore, S.F.
  Julia Michaels, Rhys Lewis
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $25, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs
Fox Theater, Oakland
  Melanie Martinez, Lauren Ruth Ward
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $56/$40.50, no ins/outs (sold out)
Great American Music Hall, S.F.
  Twin Peaks, Post Animal, Ohmme
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $22/$25, 7pm/8pm
Independent, S.F.
  Blossoms, Inhaler, Roman Lewis
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $20, 7:30pm/8pm
Ivy Room, Albany
  Josh Jackson (solo), The Danger Men, Emergency Escape Hatch
Notes: rated **, 21+, $8, 8pm
Jack London Elbo Room, Oakland
  Worshipper, Horseburner, Zed
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $10, 8pm
New Parish, Oakland ^
  Still Woozy
Notes: rated **, all ages, $20, 7:30pm/8pm (under 21 plus $5)
New Parish, Oakland ^
  Still Woozy
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $20, 7:30pm/8pm (wed/thr) 8:30pm/9pm (fri) (21- +$5)
Rickshaw Stop, S.F.
  Dayglow (Austin, TX), dj Aaron Axelsen
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $15/$17, 8pm, soldout likely
Ritz, San Jose
  Shawn James, Red shift
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $15/$16.50, 8pm
Slim's, S.F.
  Broncho, Boyo, Rinse & Repeat
Notes: rated **, 6+, $20, 7pm/7:45pm
thee Parkside, S.F.
  Carissa's Wierd (Mat Brooke And Jenn Champion)
Notes: rated **, 21+, $18, 8pm

Thursday, November 14

Arena, Oakland
  Post Malone, Swae Lee, Tyla Yaweh
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $153.50-$53.50, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs ($203.50 pit)
August Hall, S.F.
  Prateek Kuhad
Notes: rated **, all ages, $25, 7:30pm/8:30pm
Bluebird, 555 E 4th Street, Reno, NV
  Good Riddance, Useless ID, Sharp Shock, The Last Gang
Notes: rated ***, maybe all ages, pit warning
Bottom of the Hill, S.F.
  Babypuncher (ep release), Keepers Of Humanity (album release), The Karney Band
Notes: rated **, 21+, $10, 8pm/8:30pm
Catalyst, Santa Cruz
  Suicidegirls: Blackheart Burlesque
Notes: rated **, 21+, $25-$75, 8pm/9pm
Civic Auditorium, S.F.
  Madeon
Notes: rated ***, 18+, $39.50, 7pm, no ins/outs
Cornerstone, Berkeley
  Reckless Kelly, Jeff Crosby
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $20/$24, 7:30pm/8:30pm
Fillmore, S.F.
  Mt. Joy, The Wild Reeds (thr), Wilderado (fri)
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $27.50, 8pm/9pm (thr) 9pm/10pm (fri), no ins/outs
Golden Bull, Oakland
  The Hammerbombs, Build Them To Break, The Kegels
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $8, 8pm, pit warning
Grace Preschool, 2650 Sborn Road, San Jose
  Horrendous 3D (Portland), Fuckin' Lovers, Membrane, Tomber
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $5-$7, 7pm, pit warning
Great American Music Hall, S.F.
  Drew Holcomb And The Neighbors, Birdtalker
Notes: rated **, 6+, $20, 7pm/8pm
Hotel Utah, S.F.
  Matthew Marcus McDaniel, Matt Jaffe, Eddie Sadler
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $10, 8:30pm (acoustic in the round)
Independent, S.F.
  Helmet
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $22/$25, 7:30pm/8pm, pit warning, soldout likely
Ivy Room, Albany
  Felsen, Brad Brooks, New American Farmers
Notes: rated **, 21+, $12, 8pm
Jack London Elbo Room, Oakland
  Bestial Mouths (Berlin), Esses, V.E.X.
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $10, 8pm
New Parish, Oakland ^
  Still Woozy
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $20, 7:30pm/8pm (wed/thr) 8:30pm/9pm (fri) (21- +$5)
Regency Ballroom, S.F.
  Tribal Seeds, New Kingston, Tropidelic
Notes: rated ***, all ages, 8:30pm, no ins/outs
Rickshaw Stop, S.F.
  Geowulf, the Undercurrent
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $15, 8pm
Slim's, S.F.
  Zhavia
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $20, 7pm/8pm, soldout likely
Warfield, S.F.
  Derek Smalls
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $75-$45, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs
Yoshi's, Oakland
  Goapele
Notes: rated ***, 21+

Friday, November 15

924 Gilman Street, Berkeley
  Youth Of Today, Drain, Berthold City
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $20, 7pm/8pm, pit warning, soldout likely
August Hall, S.F.
  Anthony Ramos, Elliott Skinner
Notes: rated **, all ages, $16, 8pm/9pm
Bottom of the Hill, S.F.
  The Devil In California, The Ghost Next Door, Drawing Heaven
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $12, 8pm/8:30pm
Cafe du Nord, S.F.
  Kllo (Melbourne, Austrailia)
Notes: rated **, all ages, $16/$18, 8pm
Chapel, S.F.
  Tauk, Jazz Is Phsh
Notes: rated **, all ages, $22/$25, 7:30pm/8:30pm
Cornerstone, Berkeley
  Infected Mushroom
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $34, 7:30pm/8:30pm ($60 vip)
Curio Bar, S.F.
  Tammy Hall & Friends
Notes: rated **, maybe all ages, 8pm
DNA Lounge, S.F.
  The Ocean Blue, Seablite, dj Omar Perez, dj Josh Yule
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $20/$25, 8pm/8:30pm
Fillmore, S.F.
  Mt. Joy, The Wild Reeds (thr), Wilderado (fri)
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $27.50, 8pm/9pm (thr) 9pm/10pm (fri), no ins/outs
Fox Theater, Oakalnd
  Polo & Pan
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $35, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs (sold out)
Freight & Salvage, Berkeley
  Tim O'Brien Band
Notes: rated **, all ages, $30/$34, 8pm
Golden Bull, Oakland
  Fox Medicine (Portland), Ratz On Acid, No Lights
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $8, 9pm, pit warning
Great American Music Hall, S.F.
  Amber Run (Nottingham, U.K.), Jordan Mackampa
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $20, 8pm/9pm
Holy Diver, 1517 21st Street, Sacramento
  Good Riddance, Useless ID, Sharp Shock, The Last Gang
Notes: rated ***, all ages, pit warning
Independent, S.F.
  Kindness, Akua
Notes: rated **, 21+, $20/$22, 8:30pm/9pm
Ivy Room, Albany
  Flexx Bronco, The Hooks, Sick Piegeon, Thunderbleed
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $12, 8:30pm, pit warning
Jack London Elbo Room, Oakland
  Fister, Amarok, Demonsmoke
Notes: rated ***, $10/$13, 9pm
Mezzanine, S.F.
  Scary Pockets
Notes: rated **, 21+, $25, 9pm
New Parish, Oakland ^
  Still Woozy
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $20, 7:30pm/8pm (wed/thr) 8:30pm/9pm (fri) (21- +$5)
Phoenix Theater, Petaluma til
  Phoenix Pro Wrestling
Notes: , all ages, $5-$12, 8pm
Regency Ballroom, S.F.
  Yotto
Notes: rated **, 18+, $20/$30/$35, 8pm/9pm, no ins/outs
Rickshaw Stop, S.F.
  Kaivon, Inzo, dj Aaron Axelsen
Notes: rated **, 18+, $15/$17, 9pm
Senator Theater, Chico
  Atreyu, Whitechapel, Tempting Fate, Santa Cruz
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $25, 6pm/6:30pm, pit warning
Slim's, S.F.
  Killy, Coi Leray, Nessly
Notes: rated **, 6+, $18/$20, 7pm/7:30pm
Slim's, S.F.
  Lloyd
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $35, 11pm/11:30pm
Starry Plough, Berkeley
  French For Rabbits (New Zealand), Adrian West Band, Mt. Meru
Notes: rated **, 21+, $10, 9pm
Swedish American Hall, S.F.
  Ed Maverick
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $15, 7:30pm
UC Theater, Berkeley
  Bea Miller, Kah-Lo, Kennedi
Notes: rated **, all ages, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs
Warfield, S.F.
  Bianca Del Rio
Notes: rated **, all ages, $39.50, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs
Yoshi's, Oakland
  Goapele
Notes: rated ***, 21+

Saturday, November 16

924 Gilman Street, Berkeley
  Grumpster (record release), Small Crush, Slumped
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $10, 7:30pm, pit warning
August Hall, S.F.
  Lulu Santos
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $65, 8pm/9pm
Bender's, S.F.
  Hellbillys, Atomic Tide (tape release), Dead In Argentina
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $5, 9pm/9:30pm
Bottom of the Hill, S.F.
  Circa Waves, Life Size Models, Zelma Stone
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $15, 8pm/8:30pm
Cafe du Nord, S.F.
  Hovvdy, Nick Dorian, Caroline Says
Notes: rated **, 18+, $13/$15, 7:3pm
Cargo, 255 N. Virginia Street, Reno NV
  Atreyu, Whitechapel, Tempting Fate, He Is Legend
Notes: rated ***, all ages, pit warning
Chapel, S.F.
  Music For The Apocalypse (tribute to The Wall)
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $20/$30, 8pm/9pm
Cornerstone, Berkeley
  Infected Mushroom
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $34, 7:30pm/8:30pm ($60 vip)
DNA Lounge, S.F.
  Harley Poe, The Homeless Gospel Choir
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $15, 8pm, soldout likely
Fillmore, S.F.
  Sammy Johnson, Swells
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $35, 8pm/9pm, no ins/outs (reggae)
Fox Theater, Oakland
  Sleater-Kinney
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $45, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs, soldout likely (sat sold out)
Golden Bull, Oakland
  Verbal Abuse, Kicker, SMD, Elderly Abuse, Disnee Princess, Ronnie Shivers
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $12, 8pm, pit warning (Dave Chavez's Birthday)
Holy Diver, Sacramento
  Strung Out, The Casualties
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $18, 7pm, pit warning
House of Rock, Santa Rosa
  Beer Drinkers And Hell Raisers (tribute), The Butlers
Notes: rated **, 18+, 7pm/8pm (a/a with adult)
Independent, S.F.
  SunSquabi, Michal Menert
Notes: rated **, 21+, $19/$22, 8:30pm/9pm
Ivy Room, Albany
  Dan Bern's Regent Stret Tour, Matt Jaffe
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $20/$22, 8pm
Jack London Elbo Room, Oakland
  Nightfell
Notes: rated **, 21+, $10/$13, 9pm, pit warning
Knockout, S.F. sliding scale til
  Sarah Bethe Nelson, Al Harper, Blades Of Joy, Billie Gale, dj Bobby McCole, dj Glassknuckles, dj Laura Napkins, raffle, vendors
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $10-$100, 3pm/3:30pm (Fundraiser for Planned Parenthood)
Midway, 900 Marin Street, S.F.
  Alessandro Cortini
Notes: rated **, 21+
New Parish, Oakland ^
  Rainbow Girls, Brett Hunter, Lauren O'Connell, Avi Vinocar, Daniel Steinbock
Notes: rated **, all ages, $14/$16, 8:30pm/9pm (under 21 plus $5)
Red Hat, Concord
  Almost Fogerty (tribute)
Notes: rated **, 21+, 8pm
Regency Ballroom, S.F.
  Chelsea Wolfe, Ioanna Gika
Notes: rated **, all ages, $28/$33, 8pm/9pm, no ins/outs
Rickshaw Stop, S.F.
  Blood Cultures (N.J.), High Sun, Baseball Gregg
Notes: rated **, all ages, $12/$15, 8pm
Ritz, San Jose
  Good Riddance, Useless ID, Sharp Shock, The Last Gang
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $17/$20, 8pm, pit warning
Sauced BBQ, 2300 First Street, Suite 120, Livermore
  The Up And Down
Notes: rated **, maybe all ages, 9:30pm
Senator Theater, Chico
  Charles The First, Tiedye Ky, Vctre
Notes: rated **, all ages, $18/$20, 8:30pm/8:30pm
Slim's, S.F.
  Cave In, Helms Alee, The Primals
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $21/$23, 7pm/8pm
thee Parkside, S.F.
  Shawn James, The Reverend Shelby Cobra, Sam Houston, The Flyin' J's, The Seismic's
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $15/$18, 8pm (Slicks Bash)
UC Theater, Berkeley
  Frankie Cosmos, Lomelda, Stephen Steinbrink
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $22.50, 8pm/9pm, no ins/outs
Yoshi's, Oakland
  Goapele
Notes: rated ***, 21+

Sunday, November 17

49er Red Zone Raly, 4900 Marie P Debartolo Way, Santa Clara
  Fast Times
Notes: rated **, 2pm
924 Gilman Street, Berkeley
  Lavender Country, Maja (spoken), Joe Shambeaux, Polkadot, Beth Monroe Music, Pool Jock
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $10/$13, 5pm (Queer Pajama Fest)
Ace of Spades, Sacramento
  Matisyahu
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $29.50, 7pm/8pm, soldout likely
Bottom of the Hill, S.F.
  Liturgy, Reptoid, Callow
Notes: rated **, 21+, $13/$15, 8pm/8:30pm
Brick and Mortar, S.F.
  James Durbin
Notes: rated ***, 18+, $60-$17, 8pm/8:30pm
Cafe du Nord, S.F.
  Daniel Rodriquez
Notes: rated **, 21+, $15/$18, 7:30pm
Chapel, S.F.
  Monnalice, The New Chambers Brothers
Notes: rated **, all ages, 7pm/8pm
Fox Theater, Oakland
  Sleater-Kinney
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $45, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs, soldout likely (sat sold out)
Golden Bull, Oakland
  36? (Calgary), Hit Me, Harold, Diners, Juice Bumps
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $8, 8pm
Great American Music Hall, S.F.
  Park Hye-jin
Notes: rated **, 6+, $15/$25, 7pm/8pm
Ivy Room, Albany
  Paige Clem, Vicki Randle, Caitlin Jemma
Notes: rated **, 21+, $8/$10, 4pm
Ivy Room, Albany
  Lafemmebear, El Primo, Inocente, Dollii, Chico Chi, Dreams,
Notes: rated **, 21+, $5-$10, 7:30pm
Jack London Elbo Room, Oakland
  Oryx, Chrome Ghost
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $10, 8pm
Regency Ballroom, S.F.
  Issues (Atlanta, Georgia), Polyphia, Lil Aaron, Sleep Token, Lucrecia
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $22.50/$27.50, 6pm/6:30pm, no ins/outs, pit warning
Rickshaw Stop, S.F.
  Jonathan Bree (New Zealand), Ryder The Eagle, Mae Powell
Notes: rated **, all ages, $15, 8pm
Slim's, S.F.
  Strung Out, The Casualties
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $20/$22, 7pm/8pm, pit warning
Sweetwater Music Hall, Mill Valley
  Shawn James
Notes: rated ***, all ages
Warfield, S.F.
  Nahko And Medicine For The People, Ayla Nereo
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $35/$50, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs
Yoshi's, Oakland
  Goapele
Notes: rated ***, 21+

Monday, November 18

Ace of Spades, Sacramento
  Cold War Kids
Notes: rated ***, all ages
Catalyst, Santa Cruz
  Atreyu, Whitechapel, Tempting Fate, He Is Legend
Notes: rated ***, maybe all ages, pit warning
Great American Music Hall, S.F.
  Ron Artis II & The Truth
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $15, 7pm/8pm
Jack London Elbo Room, Oakland
  Hide, Pod Blotz, Moira Scar
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $12/$14, 8pm

Tuesday, November 19

Ace of Spades, Sacramento
  Hippo Campus, The Greeting Committee
Notes: rated ***, all ages
Chapel, S.F.
  Elephant Stone, Frankie And The Witch Fingers
Notes: rated **, all ages, $16/$18, 7pm/8pm
DNA Lounge, S.F.
  Chastity (Whitby, Ontario)
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $12, 8pm/8:30pm
Fillmore, S.F.
  Plain White T's, The Mowgli's, New Politics
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $30, 7pm/7:30pm, no ins/outs
Fox Theater, Oakland
  Ray Lamontagne, Kacy & Clayton
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $125-$59.50, 6:30pm/7:30pm, no ins/outs
Golden Bull, Oakland
  Cella D'or, Stress Dreams, Hot Salt
Notes: rated **, 21+, $7, 7pm
Great American Music Hall, S.F.
  The Get Up Kids, Kevin Devine, The Whiffs
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $25, 7pm/8pm, pit warning
Ivy Room, Albany
  Katie Kuffel, Girl Blue
Notes: rated **, 21+, $10/$12, 8pm
Knockout, S.F.
  Slow Phase, Blackmoon, The Milk Riot
Notes: rated **, 21+, $8, 8:30pm/9pm
Rio Theater, 1205 Soquel, Santa Cruz till
  Flea in conversaiton about release of his memoir Acid For Children
Notes: , all ages, $35, 7pm
Slim's, S.F.
  Juke Ross
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $15/$18, 7pm/8pm
UC Theater, Berkeley til
  Big Freedia, Low Cut Connie, Boyfriend
Notes: rated **, all ages, $30, 7pm, no ins/outs
Warfield, S.F.
  X Ambassadors (N.Y.)
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $38, 7:30pm, no ins/outs

Wednesday, November 20

924 Gilman Street, Berkeley
  The Ataris, Get Married, Neverlyn
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $15, 7pm/7:30pm, pit warning
August Hall, S.F.
  Jeremy Zucker, JP Saxe
Notes: rated **, all ages, $20, 7pm/8pm
Cafe du Nord, S.F.
  Pip Blom (Netherlands)
Notes: rated ***, 18+, $12/$14, 7:30pm
Catalyst, Santa Cruz
  Hippo Campus, The Greeting Committee
Notes: rated ***, 16+, $25/$28, 8pm/9pm
Chapel, S.F.
  Crocodiles, Death Valley Girls, Kate Clover
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $16/$18, 7pm/8pm
Fillmore, S.F.
  Cold War Kids, Samia
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $30, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs
Golden Bull, Oakland
  The Laytcomers, Gossip Columns, Pat Coyle
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $8, 8pm
Great Northern, S.F.
  Death Valley High, Fighter Jets, Strange Cities, dj Omar
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $10, 8pm
Holy Diver, Sacramento
  Hirie, Rdgldgrn
Notes: rated **, all ages, $16, 7pm
Independent, S.F.
  Rexx Life Raj
Notes: rated **, 21+, $13/$15, 7:30pm/8pm
Ivy Room, Albany
  Scott Amendola & Ben Goldberg, Nate Brenner
Notes: rated **, 21+, $10/$12, 8pm
Jack London Elbo Room, Oakland
  La Mala Grena, dj's, host LoCura
Notes: rated **, 21+, $10, 8:30pm
Masonic, S.F.
  Bloc Party (performing Silent Alarm), LPX
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $65/$55/$50, 7pm/8pm, soldout likely
Rickshaw Stop, S.F.
  Fakear (France), dj Aaron Axelsen
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $15, 8pm
Senator Theater, Chico
  Matisyahu
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $27.50/$30, 7:30pm/8:30pm, soldout likely
Slim's, S.F.
  Shredders
Notes: rated **, 6+, $17/$20, 7pm/8pm
Starline Social Club, Oakland
  Devon Welse (Montreal), Sorry Girls (Montreal)
Notes: rated **, 21+, $12/$15, 8pm
thee Parkside, S.F.
  Pearl Charles, Fast Times
Notes: rated **, 21+, $10/$12, 8pm
Warriors New Stadium, S.F.
  The Black Keys, Modest Mouse, Shannon And The Clams
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $200-$40, 6pm/7pm, no ins/outs
Yoshi's, Oakland
  Avery Sunshine
Notes: rated ***, 21+

Thursday, November 21

Bottom of the Hill, S.F.
  Bellavista, Fake Your Own Death, Coywolf
Notes: rated **, 21+, $10, 8:30pm/9pm
Cafe du Nord, S.F.
  Ali Barter
Notes: rated ***, 21+
Chapel, S.F.
  Terry Riley & Gyan Riley (Anniversary of "A Rainbow In Curved Air")
Notes: rated **, all ages, $35/$40/$55/$60, 9pm
Freight & Salvage, Berkeley
  Bruce Cockburn
Notes: rated **, all ages, $42/$46, 8pm
Golden Bull, Oakland
  Trouble In The Wind, Sarah Bethe Nelson, Shea Roberts
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $8, 8pm
Great American Music Hall, S.F.
  Zero (Steve Kimock, Greg Anton, Pete Sears, Melvin Seals)
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $40, 8pm/9pm, pit warning (fri sold out)
Independent, S.F.
  Puma Blue
Notes: rated **, 21+, $15, 7:30pm/8pm
Ivy Room, Albany
  Rose Haze (video release), The Turnouts, Electric Vibe, Darkstarr
Notes: rated **, 21+, $8/$10, 8pm
Jack London Elbo Room, Oakland
  Atomic Ape, Cash Pony, Surplus 1980
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $10, 9pm
Knockout, S.F.
  M.D.C. (acoustic set), Elected Officials (Portland), Stormfucker, 2 Lazy Boys
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $10, 9pm/9:30pm
New Parish, Oakland ^
  Conor Maynard, Anth, Casey Lowry
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $23-$60, 7:30pm/8pm (under 21 plus $5)
Rickshaw Stop, S.F.
  Black Midi, Ami Dang
Notes: rated **, all ages, $14/$16, 8pm (sold out)
Slim's, S.F.
  Fortunate Youth, Mike Love, Kash'd Out
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $27.37/$32.67, 6:30pm/7:30pm
UC Theater, Berkeley
  Parquet Courts, The Teddy Bear Orchestra
Notes: rated ***, all ages, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs
Urbano Bistro, 1016 H Street, Modesto
  Brainstory, Valley Wolf
Notes: rated **, all ages
Warriors New Stadium, S.F.
  Cher, Nile Rodgers, Chic
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $208-$68, 6:30pm/7:30pm, no ins/outs
Yoshi's, Oakland
  Avery Sunshine
Notes: rated ***, 21+

Friday, November 22

1015 Folsom, S.F.
  Elderbrook
Notes: rated **, 21+, $15-$35, 10pm
Ace of Spades, Sacramento
  Fortunate Youth
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $20, 7pm/8pm
Bottom of the Hill, S.F.
  Smells Like Nirvana (tribute), Rusty Chains (tribute)
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $15, 8:30pm/9pm
Cafe du Nord, S.F.
  Tasha & Madison, McFerrin
Notes: rated **, 18+, $15/$18, 8pm
Catalyst Atruim, Santa Cruz
  Buku
Notes: rated **, 16+, $18/$20, 8:30pm/9pm
Catalyst, Santa Cruz
  Cold War Kids
Notes: rated ***, maybe all ages
Cornerstone, Berkeley
  Tsunami Bomb (lp release), Arnocorps, The World/Inferno Friendship Society, host dj Jello Biafra
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $25/$29, 7pm/8pm, pit warning ($40 2 day) (Alternative Tentacles Records 40th Anniversary day 1)
Curio Bar, S.F.
  Swingatto
Notes: rated **, maybe all ages, 8pm
Eli's Mile High Club, Oakland
  Brainstory, Holy Hive
Notes: rated **, 21+
Fillmore, S.F.
  Brittany Howard, Georgia Anne Muldrow
Notes: rated **, all ages, $49, 8pm/9pm, no ins/outs
Freight & Salvage, Berkeley
  Bruce Cockburn
Notes: rated **, all ages, $42/$46, 8pm
Great American Music Hall, S.F.
  Zero (Steve Kimock, Greg Anton, Pete Sears, Melvin Seals)
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $40, 8pm/9pm, pit warning (fri sold out)
Harlow's, Sacramento
  Built To Spill
Notes: rated ***, 21+, 9pm
Independent, S.F.
  Ghost Light
Notes: rated **, 21+, $18/$20, 8:30pm/9pm
Ivy Room, Albany
  Esses, The Acharis, Cult Strange
Notes: rated **, 21+, $10, 9pm
Jack London Elbo Room, Oakland
  Romy, E. Hernandez
Notes: rated **, 21+, $10, 9pm
New Parish, Oakland ^
  Little Louie Vega, David Harness, Patrick Wilson
Notes: rated **, 18+, $25/$30, 8:30pm/9pm (under 21 plus $5)
Paramount Theater, Oakland and
  Jo Koy (comic)
Notes: rated ***, all ages, 7:30pm, no ins/outs (seated)
Regency Ballroom, S.F.
  The Cinematic Orchestra, Photay, Rbdy, Patrick Watson
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $35/$40, 8pm/9pm, no ins/outs
Rickshaw Stop, S.F.
  Dave (Britain)
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $15, 8:30pm/9pm (sold out)
Ritz, San Jose
  Agent Orange
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $20, 8pm, pit warning
Slim's, S.F.
  Bedouin Soundclash
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $18.50/$20, 8pm/9pm
Unimatrix Zero, ask a punk, Oakland
  Cell Rot, Hoarder (Olympia), Carrion Bloom
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $5-$10, pit warning
Warfield, S.F.
  Manchester Orchestra
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $45-$27, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs
Yoshi's, Oakland
  The Spinners
Notes: rated ***, 21+

Saturday, November 23

7th West, 1255 7th St. near Union, Oakland with rsvp til
  Sonny And The Sunsets, Tia Nomore, Zelma Stone, Tyler Holmes, The Gonks, Kevin Nichols, dj's, vendors
Notes: rated ***, 21+, 7pm (Bay Area Record Fest)
924 Gilman Street, Berkeley
  Ultra Q, Carpool Tunnel, Liily, Kuromi, On Drugs, Slang Church
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $12, 7pm, pit warning
Ace of Spades, Sacramento
  Slaughter
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $27, 6:30pm/7:30pm
August Hall, S.F.
  Little Brother (Durham, N.C.)
Notes: rated **, 21+, $32.50, 8pm/9pm ($65 vip)
Bender's, S.F.
  Down And Dirty Rhythm Revue, Thrown-Out Bones
Notes: rated **, 21+, $5, 9pm/10pm
Bottom of the Hill, S.F.
  Moral High Horses (single release), Henry Chadwick, 7-11 Jesus, Nate Budroe
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $12, 8:30pm/9pm
Cafe du Nord, S.F.
  Gioli & Assia (Italy)
Notes: rated **, 18+, $18, 9:30pm
Civic Auditorium, S.F.
  TroyBoi, Yultron, Memba
Notes: rated ***, 18+, $45, 6:30pm/7:30pm, no ins/outs
Cornerstone, Berkeley
  Itchy-O (Denver), Victims Family, host dj Jello Biafra
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $25/$29, 7pm/8pm, pit warning ($40 2 day) (Alternative Tentacles Records 40th Anniversary day 2)
Eli's Mile High Club, Oakland
  Reptoid, Nopes, Stucko, Praying
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $10, 8pm, pit warning
Fillmore, S.F.
  Cautious Clay, Christian Kuria, Remi Wolf
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $27.50, 8pm/9pm, no ins/outs
Fox Theater, Oakland
  Brittany Howard
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $45, 8pm, no ins/outs
Freight & Salvage, Berkeley
  Darrell Scott
Notes: rated **, all ages, $30/$34, 8pm
Golden Bull, Oakland
  Hefner, States Of Nature, Slow Wow, Wind Breaker, Xoce Roman
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $8, 8pm, pit warning
Goldfield Trading Post, Sacramento
  Willie Jones, Keegan Alan
Notes: rated **, all ages, $10, 7:30pm
Great American Music Hall, S.F.
  Mason Ramsey
Notes: rated **, 6+, $18, 7pm/8pm
Gundlach Bundschu Winery, Sonoma
  Built To Spill
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $55, 6pm
Holy Diver, Sacramento
  Nile, Terrorizer, Extirpate, Wurm Flesh
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $25, 7pm, pit warning
Independent, S.F. 8:30m/9pm
  Julia Jacklin, Christian Lee Hutson
Notes: rated **, 21+, $20
Ivy Room, Albany
  Corrupted Morals, Los Huaycos, Your Friends
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $10, 9pm, pit warning
Jack London Elbo Room, Oakland
  Broun Fellinis, Varona
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $10, 9:30pm
Knockout, S.F. til
  Lvger (N.Y.), Re-Volts, The Complicators
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $10, 5pm, pit warning
New Parish, Oakland ^
  Moon Duo
Notes: rated **, all ages, $18/$20, 8:30pm/9pm (under 21 plus $5)
Old Western Saloon, 11201 State Rte. 1, Point Reyes Station
  Brainstory, Holy Hive
Notes: rated **, 21+
Paramount Theater, Oakland
  Los Angeles Azules
Notes: rated **, all ages, 7:30pm, no ins/outs
Phoenix Theater, Petaluma
  Mozzy, Kony Ginobili
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $25, 8pm
Regency Ballroom, S.F.
  The Aquabats, PPL MVR, Jacob Turnbloom
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $25/$30, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs
Rickshaw Stop, S.F.
  Kalben
Notes: rated **, 17+, $50-$35, 8pm
Ritz, San Jose
  Thank You Scientists
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $20/$23.50, 8pm
Sirens Song Tavern, 325 2nd Street, Eureka
  Black Plate, Former Chimps, Clean Girl & The Dirty Dishes
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $3, 8pm
Slim's, S.F.
  Agent Orange
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $20, 7pm/8pm, pit warning
Swedish American Hall, S.F.
  Pup Choir (group sing)
Notes: rated **, 21+, $20, 7:30pm
thee Parkside, S.F.
  Society Dog, The Eddie Haskells, Chicken Thieves, Fuzz Attack
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $8/$10, 8pm/8:30pm, pit warning
UC Theater, Berkeley
  Eprom, The Trifinity, Otto Von Schirach, Frqncy, Iggy
Notes: rated **, all ages, 7:30pm/8pm, no ins/outs
Warfield, S.F.
  T-Pain
Notes: rated **, all ages, $50-$35, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs
Yoshi's, Oakland
  The Spinners
Notes: rated ***, 21+

Sunday, November 24

Fillmore, S.F.
  Simple Plan, State Champs, Northbound, We The Kings
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $35, 6pm/6:30pm, no ins/outs, pit warning
Great American Music Hall, S.F.
  Sharry Mann, Intense
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $39.50, 7pm/8pm
Ivy Room, Albany
  The Dirty Duets & Trailer Park Operettas, Maurice Tani, 77 El Deora
Notes: rated **, 21+, $10/$15, 4pm
Ivy Room, Albany
  Psycotic Pineapple, The Lawn Vultures
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $10, 9pm, pit warning
Metro, Oakland
  Nile, Terrorizer, Captured By Robots
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $20, 7pm, pit warning
Rickshaw Stop, S.F.
  Oliver Francis, Smrtdeath, Marco Xo
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $15, 7pm ($60 vip)
Slim's, S.F.
  Cherry Poppin' Daddies
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $25/$30, 7pm/8pm
Warfield, S.F.
  Shoreline Mafia
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $50-$35, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs
Yoshi's, Oakland
  The Spinners
Notes: rated ***, 21+

Monday, November 25

Herbst Theatre, 401 Van Ness Avenue, S.F.
  Joanna Newson (solo)
Notes: rated **, all ages, $55, 9pm
Independent, S.F.
  MisterWives, Foreign Air
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $29.50/$30, 7:30pm/8pm (sun sold out)
Rickshaw Stop, S.F.
  The Yummy Fur (Glasgow, Scotland), Future Punx, Torrey
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $20, 8pm
Ritz, San Jose
  Ximena Sarinana
Notes: rated **, 21+, $25/$30, 7pm
Warfield, S.F.
  Kevin Gates
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $53/$68.50, 8pm/9pm, no ins/outs

Tuesday, November 26

Arena, Oakland
  Slayer, PRIMUS, Ministry, Philip H. Anselmo & The Illegals
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $75/$57, 6pm, no ins/outs, pit warning ($199 ga floor)
August Hall, S.F.
  The Maine, Twin XL
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $22.50, 6pm/7pm
Bottom of the Hill, S.F.
  Lingua Ignota
Notes: rated **, all ages, $12/$14, 8pm/8:30pm
Cornerstone, Berkeley
  Eve 6, Dead American
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $24, 7pm/8pm
Great American Music Hall, S.F.
  Ximena Sarinana (Mexico)
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $25/$30, 7pm/8pm
Herbst Theatre, 401 Van Ness Avenue, S.F.
  Joanna Newson (solo)
Notes: rated **, all ages, $55, 9pm
Independent, S.F.
  MisterWives, Foreign Air
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $29.50/$30, 7:30pm/8pm (sun sold out)
Ivy Room, Albany
  Adam Spry, the Pickin' Pear
Notes: rated **, 21+, $8/$10, 8pm
Shark Tank, San Jose
  Trans-Siberian Orchestra
Notes: rated ***, all ages, 8pm, no ins/outs
Slim's, S.F.
  4th Ave
Notes: rated **, 6+, $15, 7pm/8pm
Warfield, S.F.
  Asap Ferg, Murda Beatz, Madein TYO
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $35/$50, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs ($125 vip)

Wednesday, November 27

Bottom of the Hill, S.F.
  Wild, Johnny Gates
Notes: rated **, all ages, $12/$14, 8pm/8:30pm
Cornerstone, Berkeley
  Katastro, Kikini Trill, Dylan Reese
Notes: rated **, all ages, $15, 7:30pm/8:30pm
Golden 1 Center, Sacramento
  Mana
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $240-$30, no ins/outs
Ivy Room, Albany
  The Back To Black Band (tribute)
Notes: rated **, 21+, $8/$10, 8:30pm
Metro, Oakland
  Ensiferum, Kalmah, Abigail Williams, Aenimus
Notes: rated ***, all ages, 7pm, no ins/outs, pit warning
Slim's, S.F.
  Russ Liquid
Notes: rated **, 18+, $18/$22, 7pm/8pm
Sydney Goldstein Theater, 275 Hayes Street, S.F.
  Pete Davidson
Notes: rated **, all ages, $35, 6pm/7pm
UC Theater, Berkeley
  Turnover, Men I Trust, Renata Zeiguer
Notes: rated **, all ages, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs

Friday, November 29

August Hall, S.F.
  Gasolina Party
Notes: rated **, 21+, $15, 10pm/10pm (reggaeton party)
Bottom of the Hill, S.F.
  Spendtime Palace, The Brazen Youth, Max Gardener
Notes: rated **, all ages, $13/$15, 8:30pm/9pm
Chapel, S.F.
  Sean Hayes
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $28, 8pm/9pm
Civic Auditorium, S.F.
  Schoolboy Q, NAV
Notes: rated ***, 18+, $49.50/$39.50, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs
Curio Bar, S.F.
  Roman Spinale
Notes: rated **, maybe all ages, 8pm
Fillmore, S.F.
  Poor Man's Whiskey, The Sam Chase And The Untraditional
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $25, 8pm/9pm, no ins/outs
Freight & Salvage, Berkeley
  Tuck And Patti
Notes: rated **, all ages, $30/$34, 8pm
Golden 1 Center, Sacramento and
  Trans-Siberian Orchestra (two shows)
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $80-$40, 2pm/3pm, no ins/outs
Great American Music Hall, S.F.
  Teebs
Notes: rated **, 6+, $15, 8pm/9pm
Holy Diver, Sacramento
  Emarosa, Too Close To Touch
Notes: rated **, all ages, $17, 7pm
Ivy Room, Albany
  Western Settings, Hey, Chels + Sub Dio, Strange Light
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $10, 9pm, pit warning
Knockout, S.F.
  Vivvi the Force (drag demon - San Diego), Sluna Naughty, Satanna, Sienna Desire, Galaxy Chamber, Grosero, La Vanidad (drag), dj Decoffinated, dj Voodoo, dj Fact.50, vendors
Notes: rated **, 21+, $10, 9pm/9pm
New Parish, Oakland
  Emo Night
Notes: rated **, 21+, $12/$15, 8:30pm/9pm
Slim's, S.F.
  Crucial Star
Notes: rated **, 6+, $15/$18, 8pm/9pm
Steam Works Bath House, 2107 Fourth Street, Berkeley
  The Confirmed Bachelors (1st show), The Younger Lovers
Notes: rated ***, 18+, 11pm
Toot's Tavern, Crockett
  Shakey Zimmerman
Notes: rated **, 21+
Warfield, S.F.
  King Diamond, Uncle Acid And The Deadbeats, Idle Hands
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $75/$50/$45, 6pm/7pm, no ins/outs
Warriors New Stadium, S.F.
  The Chainsmokers, 5 Seconds Of Summer, Lennon Stella
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $130-$50, 6pm/7pm, no ins/outs
Winter's Tavern, Pacifica
  Blunderbusst, Jen Scaffidi (solo)
Notes: rated **, 21+
Yoshi's, Oakland
  Pharaoh Sanders "Icon"
Notes: rated ***, 21+

Saturday, November 30

924 Gilman Street, Berkeley
  Unpop, Mac Cornish, The Y Axes, New Fossils, 7-11 Jesus
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $8-$20, 7pm/7:30pm (Benefit for Native American Health Center)
Arena, Oakland
  Mana
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $250-$30, 6:30pm/8pm, no ins/outs
Bender's, S.F.
  Greg Hoy & The Boys
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $5, 9pm/10pm
Brick and Mortar, S.F.
  Mike Bauer & The Woodfellas
Notes: rated **, 18+, $15, 8pm/8:30pm
Civic Auditorium, S.F.
  Big Wild, Evan Giia, Ark Patro
Notes: rated **, 18+, $42.50, 8pm, no ins/outs
Cornerstone, Berkeley
  Walter Trout
Notes: rated **, all ages, $29, 7:30pm/8:30pm
Freight & Salvage, Berkeley
  Laurie Lewis And The Right Hands
Notes: rated **, all ages, $20/$24, 8pm
Great American Music Hall, S.F.
  Catchinf Flies
Notes: rated **, 6+, $15, 8pm/9pm
Independent, S.F.
  Zimmer
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $15/$20, 8:30pm/9pm
Knockout, S.F.
  CCR Headcleaner (record release), CFM, Bronze, Freak No Hitter
Notes: rated ***, 21+, 9pm
Regency Ballroom, S.F.
  Herobust (Atlanta, GA), Yookie, Inf1n1te
Notes: rated **, 18+, $25/$30, 9pm/10pm, no ins/outs
Ritz, San Jose
  Morbid Angel, Watain, Incantation
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $31.50/$35, 8pm, pit warning
Slim's, S.F.
  Mac Sabbath
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $20/$25, 7pm/8pm
Yoshi's, Oakland
  Pharaoh Sanders "Icon"
Notes: rated ***, 21+

Sunday, December 01

Fillmore, S.F.
  The Dead South, Scott H. Biram, Danny Olliver
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $25, 7pm/8pm
Golden 1 Center, Sacramento $25+
  The Chainsmokers, 5 Seconds Of Summer, Lennon Stella
Notes: rated ***, all ages, 7pm, no ins/outs
Independent, S.F.
  The Hu (Mongolia), Crown Lands
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $27/$30, 7:30pm/8pm (sold out)
Rampart Skatepark, 700 South G Street, Arcata
  Exhumed, Gatecreeper (AZ), Necrot, Judiciary (TX)
Notes: rated ***, all ages, pit warning
Yoshi's, Oakland
  Norman Browns Joyous Christmas, Marion Meadows, Bobby Caldwell
Notes: rated ***, 21+

Monday, December 02

Fillmore, S.F.
  Snoop Dogg, Warren G, Rjmrla
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $75, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs
Great American Music Hall, S.F.
  Mr. Carmack
Notes: rated **, 6+, $25/$30, 7pm/8pm
Regency Ballroom, S.F.
  Snoh Aalegra, Baby Rose, Giveon
Notes: rated **, all ages, $24.50/$29.50, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs
Rickshaw Stop, S.F.
  Exhumed, Gatecreeper (AZ), Necrot, Judiciary (TX)
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $18/$22, 8pm/8:30pm, pit warning
Ritz, San Jose
  The Hu (Mongolia)
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $20/$25, 7pm, soldout likely
Yoshi's, Oakland
  Norman Browns Joyous Christmas, Marion Meadows, Bobby Caldwell
Notes: rated ***, 21+

Tuesday, December 03

Ace of Spades, Sacramento
  Snoop Dogg
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $65, 7pm
Cafe du Nord, S.F.
  Lisa Prank
Notes: rated **, 18+, $12/$14, 7:30pm
Fillmore, S.F.
  Aly & AJ, Armors
Notes: rated **, all ages, $30, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs (seated)
Great American Music Hall, S.F.
  More Fatter, James Taugher & The Who Cares, Maya Elise
Notes: rated **, 6+, $15, 7pm/8pm
Harlow's, Sacramento
  Exhumed, Gatecreeper (AZ), Necrot, Judiciary
Notes: rated ***, 21+, pit warning
Independent, S.F.
  Battles
Notes: rated **, 21+, $25, 7:30pm/8pm
Regency Ballroom, S.F.
  Comethazine
Notes: rated **, all ages, $24/$28, 8pm/9pm, no ins/outs
Rickshaw Stop, S.F.
  Odezenne (France)
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $12, 8pm
Ritz, San Jose
  Earthless
Notes: rated **, 21+
Slim's, S.F.
  Saint Jhn, Kodie Shane
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $24, 7pm/8pm

Wednesday, December 04

August Hall, S.F.
  Alex Cameron, Holiday Sidewinder
Notes: rated **, all ages, $22, 7:30pm/8:30pm
Cafe du Nord, S.F.
  Josiah Johnson + The Feelings Parade, Aviva Le Fey
Notes: rated **, 21+, $12/$15, 7:30pm
DNA Lounge, S.F.
  The Control Freaks, Fuzz Attack, The Yes-Go's
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $10/$12, 8pm/8:30pm, pit warning
Fillmore, S.F.
  Daughters & Health, Show Me The Body
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $28.50, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs
Great American Music Hall, S.F.
  A John Waters Christmas, dj Omar
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $55/$60, 7pm/8pm, soldout likely ($120 vip)
Independent, S.F.
  The California Honeydrops
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $35, 7:30pm/8pm
Palace of Fine Arts, S.F.
  Mary Chaplin Carpenter, Shawn Colvin
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $99.50-$65, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs
Rickshaw Stop, S.F.
  Hyphen Hyphen (Nice, France), dj Aaron Axelsen
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $15/$18, 8pm
Slim's, S.F.
  Dreamers
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $17/$20, 7pm/8pm, pit warning
Yoshi's, Oakland
  Talib Kweli
Notes: rated ***, 21+

Thursday, December 05

August Hall, S.F.
  Pixies, Kristin Hersh
Notes: rated ***, all ages, soldout likely
Bimbo's 365 Club, S.F.
  Shannon Shaw, The She's, Dick Stusso
Notes: rated ***, 18+, $22/$25, 7pm
Bottom of the Hill, S.F.
  Sir Woman
Notes: rated **, all ages, $15, 8:30pm/9pm
Brick and Mortar, S.F.
  Young M.A, Urban
Notes: rated ***, all ages, 8pm/9pm
Eagle, S.F.
  Japanese Baby, Resistance, Gang Of 40
Notes: rated **, 21+, $8, 9pm/9:30pm (tribute night)
Independent, S.F.
  The California Honeydrops
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $35, 7:30pm/8pm
New Parish, Oakland ^
  Souly Had, 12AM, Foggieraw
Notes: rated **, all ages, $15/$18, 7:30pm/8pm (under 21 plus $5)
Rickshaw Stop, S.F.
  Franc Moody (London, U.K.), dj Aaron Axelsen
Notes: rated ***, 18+, $15, 8pm (sold out)
Shark Tank, San Jose
  Halsey, Lizzo, Normani, Louis Tomlinson, Bazzi, Ally Brooke
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $138-$22, 7pm, no ins/outs
Slim's, S.F.
  Boston Manor (U.K.)
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $18, 7pm/8pm, pit warning
UC Theater, Berkeley
  Hieroglyphics, Stoney Hawk, Rap Noir, T-K.A.S.H, S.A.V.E.1, Mike Wird
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $32.50, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs
Warriors New Stadium, S.F.
  Andrea Bocelli with the S.F. Symphony And Chorus
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $1500-$99, no ins/outs

Friday, December 06

924 Gilman Street, Berkeley
  Defeater, Modern Life Is War
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $17/$20, 7pm/8pm, pit warning
Bottom of the Hill, S.F.
  With Confidence, Seaway, Between You & Me, Doll Skin
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $16/$18, 6pm/7pm, pit warning
Independent, S.F. 8:30m/9pm
  Dragon Smoke
Notes: rated **, 21+, $43.50/$45
New Parish, Oakland ^
  La Misa Negra
Notes: rated **, all ages, $20/$25, 8:30pm/9pm (under 21 plus $5)
Rickshaw Stop, S.F.
  The Make-Up
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $20/$25, 8pm
Slim's, S.F.
  Nothing, Launder, Night School
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $18/$22, 8pm/9pm
Tackle Box, 379 E Park Avenue, Chico
  The Blasters
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $17/$20, 8pm/9pm
UC Theater, Berkeley
  High On Fire, Power Trip, Devil Master, Creeping Death
Notes: rated ***, all ages, no ins/outs, pit warning
Warfield, S.F.
  Audien
Notes: rated ***, 18+, $45-$25, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs

Saturday, December 07

Bottom of the Hill, S.F.
  Magic Sword, Go Dark
Notes: rated **, all ages, $16/$18, 8:30pm/9pm
El Rio, S.F.
  The Lewd, The Dogs, Manback
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $10, 9pm/9:30pm, pit warning
Fillmore, S.F.
  The Allman Betts Band
Notes: rated **, all ages, $55, 8pm/9pm, no ins/outs
Fox Theater, Oakalnd
  Angel Olsen, Vagabon (N.Y.)
Notes: rated **, all ages, $35, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs
House of Rock, Santa Rosa
  Zoso (tribute), Wiser Time
Notes: rated **, 18+, 7pm/8pm (a/a with adult)
Independent, S.F.
  Marco Benevento, The Mattson 2
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $20, 8:30pm/9pm
New Parish, Oakland ^
  The California Honeydrops
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $35, 8:30pm/9pm (under 21 plus $5)
New Warriors Stadium, S.F.
  Trevor Noah (comedian)
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $150-$40, 6:30pm/7:30pm, no ins/outs
Red Hat, Concord
  Purifiedment Funkensurance
Notes: rated **, 21+, 9pm
Shark Tank, San Jose
  Mumford & Sons, Twenty One Pilots, The Raconteurs, The 1975, Of Monsters And Men, White Reaper
Notes: rated ***, all ages, 6pm, no ins/outs (Alt 105.3 Not so Silent Night)
Slim's, S.F.
  Lee Fields & The Expressions
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $25, 8pm/9pm
UC Theater, Berkeley
  The Slackers, Soul Ska, Viernes 13, Gabriela Penka
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $42.50-$20, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs

Sunday, December 08

924 Gilman Street, Berkeley
  Judge, Cro-Mags "JIM", Gulch
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $20, 6pm/7pm, pit warning
Cafe du Nord, S.F.
  From Indian Lakes, Queen Of Jeans, Yummm
Notes: rated **, 18+, $16/$18, 7:30pm
Cornerstone, Berkeley
  Moon Hooch
Notes: rated **, all ages, $15, 7:30pm/8:30pm
Fillmore, S.F.
  Diiv, Froth
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $22.50, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs
Independent, S.F.
  Black Mountain
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $20, 7:30pm/8pm
Masonic, S.F.
  Charlie Puth, Lil Nas X, Quinn XCII
Notes: rated ***, maybe all ages, $90-$50, 6:30pm/7:30pm (Wild 94.95 Jingle Ball)
New Parish, Oakland ^
  The California Honeydrops
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $35, 8:30pm/9pm (under 21 plus $5)
Ritz, San Jose
  Cyber Rodeo
Notes: rated **, 21+
Slim's, S.F.
  Black Flag, The Dickies, D.I., The Linecutters
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $28/$30, 7pm/8pm, pit warning

Monday, December 09

Boardwalk, Orangevale
  Darkest Hour, Unearth
Notes: rated ***, all ages, pit warning
Cornerstone, Berkeley
  The Grouch, Murs, Purepowers
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $30, 7:30pm/8:30pm
Holy Diver, Sacramento
  Defeater
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $15, 7pm, pit warning
Independent, S.F.
  X, The Blasters
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $35, 7:30pm/8pm ($100 vip)
New Parish, Oakland ^
  The Hu (Mongolia), Crown Lands
Notes: rated ***, 18+, $16/$20, 7:30pm/8pm (under 21 plus $5)
Senator Theater, Chico
  Falling In Reverse, Set It Off, Tom Macdonald
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $25, 6pm/7pm, pit warning
Slim's, S.F.
  Madame Gandhi, Jarina De Marco, Milck
Notes: rated **, 6+, $15/$20, 7pm/8pm

Tuesday, December 10

Chapel, S.F.
  Fabio Frizzi
Notes: rated **, 18+, $45/$50, 7pm/8pm (partially seated)
Fillmore, S.F.
  Allah-Las (L.A.), Mapache, Tim Hill
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $25, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs
Fox Theater, Oakland
  Conan Gray, Benee (New Zealand)
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $39.50/$29.50, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs
Great American Music Hall, S.F.
  Berhana, Pomo
Notes: rated **, 6+, $20, 7pm/8pm
Independent, S.F.
  X, The Blasters
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $35, 7:30pm/8pm ($100 vip)
Knockout, S.F.
  Hammerbombs, Teenage Sex, Wee Peevers, Grainer
Notes: rated ***, 212+, $8, 8:30pm/9pm, pit warning
New Parish, Oakland ^
  Casanova
Notes: rated **, all ages, $18/$20, 7:30pm/8pm (under 21 plus $5)
Slim's, S.F.
  The Pineapple Thief
Notes: rated **, 6+, $25/$30, 7pm/8pm
Uptown, Oakland
  New Zombies, Jordan Glenn's Beak, Ackley/fluke-mogul/Mezzacappa
Notes: rated **, 21+, $5-$15, 9:30pm
Warfield, S.F.
  Jaden, Willow
Notes: rated **, all ages, $35/$45, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs
Warfield, S.F.
  Jaden & Willow
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $50-$35, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs

Wednesday, December 11

Brick and Mortar, S.F.
  Motel Radio, The Fluorescents
Notes: rated **, all ages, $12, 7:30pm/8:30pm
Fox Theater, Oakland
  Thievery Corporation, Brazilian Girls
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $49.50, 8pm, no ins/outs
Independent, S.F.
  X, The Blasters
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $35, 7:30pm/8pm ($100 vip)
New Parish, Oakland ^
  Blockhead, Eliot Lipp
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $13/$16, 7:30pm/8pm (under 21 plus $5)
Rickshaw Stop, S.F.
  Say Sue Me (Busan, South Korea)
Notes: rated **, all ages, $15, 8pm

Thursday, December 12

Arena, Oakland
  Jonas Brothers
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $250-$40, 6:30pm/7:30pm, no ins/outs
Bottom of the Hill, S.F.
  The Aquadolls
Notes: rated **, all ages, $12/$15, 8:30pm/9pm
Eagle, S.F.
  Yidhra (L.A.), Frisco, Sonic Medusa (L.A.)
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $9, 9pm/9:30pm, pit warning
Fox Theater, Oakland
  She & Him
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $49, 8pm, no ins/outs (Christmas party)
Independent, S.F.
  Kolars
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $15, 7:30pm/8pm
New Parish, Oakland ^
  Vintage Trouble
Notes: rated **, all ages, $25/$30, 7:30pm/8pm (under 21 plus $5)
Regency Ballroom, S.F.
  Falling In Reverse, Crown The Empire, Tom MacDonald
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $27.50/$30, 6pm/7pm, no ins/outs, pit warning
Rickshaw Stop, S.F.
  Role Model, Family Reunion
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $13/$15, 7pm ($48 vip)

Friday, December 13

Gundlach Bundschu Winery, 2000 Denmark Street, Sonoma
  Diiv
Notes: rated ***, all ages, 7pm
Independent, S.F.
  JD McPherson, Joel Paterson
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $25, 8:30pm/9pm
Jackson Rancheria Casino, 12222 New York Ranch Road, Jackson
  Queensryche
Notes: rated ***, 18+, $45/$35, 7pm
Slim's, S.F.
  Me First And The Gimme Gimmes, Toy Guitar (fri), Dog Party (fri), Tijuanna Panthers (sat), Genuine Parts (sat), The Dwarves (sun), Destroy Boys (sun)
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $28/$30, 7pm/8pm, pit warning
UC Theater, Berkeley
  The Brothers Comatose, The Lil Smokies, Royal Jelly Jive
Notes: rated ***, all ages, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs

Saturday, December 14

Ace of Spades, Sacramento
  The English Beat
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $20/$22, 7pm/8pm
Bottom of the Hill, S.F.
  Radolescents, The Nerv (album release), The Hajj
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $15, 8:30pm/9pm, pit warning
Cornerstone, Berkeley
  Jonny Lang, Zane Carney
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $54, 7:30pm/8:30pm ($179 vip)
Fillmore, S.F.
  Pomplamoose
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $29.50, 8pm/9pm, no ins/outs (covers/mashups)
Independent, S.F.
  Bedouine
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $15/$18, 8:30pm/9pm
Lemon Tree, 2542 Santa Clara, Alameda
  Problem, Hallifax & Jeffrey
Notes: rated ***, 21+, 9pm
Masonic, S.F.
  DVSN, Sir, Layton Greene
Notes: rated ***, maybe all ages, $60-$30 (106.1 KMEL Holiday House of Soul)
Phoenix Theater, Petaluma
  One Armed Joey, Real Bad, The Sonoma Brass Ensemble (in lobby)
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $10, 7:30pm/7:30pm, pit warning
Rickshaw Stop, S.F.
  Omni
Notes: rated **, all ages, $15, 8pm
San Jose Civic, 135 San Carlos St., San Jose
  Johnny Mathis
Notes: rated ***, all ages, no ins/outs
Senator Theater, Chico
  Hellyeah, Nonpoint, Deepfall
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $32/$37, 7pm/8pm
Slim's, S.F.
  Me First And The Gimme Gimmes, Toy Guitar (fri), Dog Party (fri), Tijuanna Panthers (sat), Genuine Parts (sat), The Dwarves (sun), Destroy Boys (sun)
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $28/$30, 7pm/8pm, pit warning
Sonoma County Fairgrounds, 1350 Bennett Valley Road, Santa Rosa
  dj Snoopadelic, Santigold, Steel Pulse, The Polish Ambassador, The Expendables, The Movement, Con Brio, Chali2na, vendors
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $155/$125/$105/$90, 11am (sat) (sun)
Strummer's, 833 E Fern Avenue, Fresno
  Cattle Decapitation, Atheist, Primitive Man, Author & Punisher, Vitriol
Notes: rated ***, 21+, pit warning
UC Theater, Berkeley
  Ladytron, Seablite
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $35, 8pm/9pm, no ins/outs
Uptown, Oakland
  Flannel
Notes: rated **, 21+
Warfield, S.F. and
  George Lopez (two shows - live recording)
Notes: rated ***, 18+, $65-$45, 6pm/7pm, no ins/outs (comedy)

Sunday, December 15

924 Gilman Street, Berkeley til
  Authority Zero, Shark Punch, Another Damn Disapointment, Stay Out (album releae), Bangalore
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $16, 4:30pm/5pm, pit warning
Bottom of the Hill, S.F.
  Tragedy (tribute)
Notes: rated **, 21+, $15, 8:30pm/9pm
Great American Music Hall, S.F.
  Bayside (Queens, N.Y.C.), Capstan
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $25, 6:30pm/7:30pm
Holland Project, Reno, NV
  Empath, La Dispute, Touche Amore
Notes: rated ***, all ages
Rickshaw Stop, S.F.
  Lola Kirke
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $12/$15, 7pm
Slim's, S.F.
  Me First And The Gimme Gimmes, Toy Guitar (fri), Dog Party (fri), Tijuanna Panthers (sat), Genuine Parts (sat), The Dwarves (sun), Destroy Boys (sun)
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $28/$30, 7pm/8pm, pit warning
Sonoma County Fairgrounds, 1350 Bennett Valley Road, Santa Rosa
  dj Snoopadelic, Santigold, Steel Pulse, The Polish Ambassador, The Expendables, The Movement, Con Brio, Chali2na, vendors
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $155/$125/$105/$90, 11am (sat) (sun)
UC Theater, Berkeley
  Cattle Decapitation, Atheist, Primitive Man, Author & Punisher, Vitriol
Notes: rated ***, all ages, no ins/outs, pit warning

Monday, December 16

Ace of Spades, Sacramento
  Silversun Pickups (L.A.)
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $32.50, 7pm/8pm, soldout likely
Chapel, S.F.
  Thurston Moore Group
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $25, 7pm/7:30pm
Fox Theater, Oakland
  The Brian Setzer Orchestra
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $115-$49, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs
Great American Music Hall, S.F.
  Pete Yorn
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $35, 7pm/8pm
Regency Ballroom, S.F.
  Waterparks (Houston, TX), Yung Pinch, Kittens
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $25/$30, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs

Tuesday, December 17

Independent, S.F.
  Ezra Collective
Notes: rated **, 21+, $17/$20, 7:30pm/8pm
Metro, Oakland
  Lebanon Hanover (Berlin, Germany), Selofan (Greece), Otzi, dj Davey Bones
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $20/$25, 8pm/9pm, no ins/outs
Regency Ballroom, S.F.
  The Musical Box (tribute)
Notes: rated **, all ages, $65-$47.50, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs
Slim's, S.F.
  Static-X (L.A.), Wednesday 13, The Watchers
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $25, 7pm/7:30pm, pit warning
Warriors New Stadium, S.F.
  Illenium
Notes: rated ***, all ages, 8pm, no ins/outs
Warriors New Stadium, S.F.
  Ariana Grande
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $280-$60, 6:30pm/7:30pm, no ins/outs

Wednesday, December 18

August Hall, S.F.
  Phantom Planet
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $25, 7:30pm/8:30pm
Cafe du Nord, S.F.
  Common Holly (Montreal)
Notes: rated **, 18+, $12/$15, 7:30pm
Fulton 55, 875 Divisadero Street, S.F.
  Static-X (L.A.)
Notes: rated ***, 21+
Honey Hive, S.F. til
  To Be Gentle (Camarillo), Something Winona
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $10, 6:30pm/7pm, pit warning
Independent, S.F.
  Andrew McMahon In The Wilderness, Ivory Layne
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $39.50/$40, 7:30pm/8pm
Warriors New Stadium, S.F.
  Ariana Grande
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $280-$60, 6:30pm/7:30pm, no ins/outs

Thursday, December 19

Ace of Spades, Sacramento
  Bleachers (N.Y.C.)
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $41.50, 7pm/8pm
Great American Music Hall, S.F.
  Sebastian
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $25/$30, 7pm/8pm
Holy Diver, Sacramento
  Cattle Decapitation, Atheist, Primitive Man, Author & Punisher, Vitriol
Notes: rated ***, all ages, pit warning
Independent, S.F.
  Amo Amo
Notes: rated **, 21+, $15, 7:30pm/8pm
New Parish, Oakland ^
  Currensy
Notes: rated ***, 18+, $28, 8pm/9pm (under 21 plus $5)
UC Theater, Berkeley
  Myles Parrish
Notes: rated ***, all ages, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs
Warfield, S.F.
  DaBaby
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $75-$49.50, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs

Friday, December 20

August Hall, S.F.
  A.C.E.
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $55, 6pm/7pm ($145 vip)
Bijou Park, 1 College Way, South Lake Tahoe, NV
  ZHU, Skrillex, Fisher, Gigantic Nghtmre, Griz, Louis The Child, Tchami x Malaa, Vince Staples, E-40, Superduperkyle, Whethan, Clozee, Kasbo, Two Feet, SG Lewis, Dominic Fike, A-Trak, Doja Cat, Droeloe, Elohim, Jpegmafia, Snbrn, Flamingosis, Dombresky, Kyle Watson, Earthgang, Spencer Brown, Madeintyo, Graves, Channel Tres, Anomalie, Bbnos, Vanic, Manic Focus, Kah-Lo, Bluts & Blondes, Neil Frances, Kaivon, LP Globbi, Y2K, Born Dirty, GG Magree, Midnight Kids, Sodown, Kaleena Zanders, Uniqu3, Plsaty, Venessamichaels, Pax Impera, Gld, Kendoll, Cremes N Lotions
Notes: rated ***, all ages ($230 3 day) ($450+ vip)
Black Oak Casino, 19400 Tuolumne Road North, Tuolumne 877-747-8777 http://www.blackoakcasino.com info@blackoakcasino.com
  Lacy J. Dalton
Notes: rated **, 21+
Chapel, S.F.
  The Joy Formidable, Twen, Bryde
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $25/$28, 7:30pm/8:30pm ($55 vip)
Cornerstone, Berkeley
  Bone Thugs-N-Harmony
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $39, 7:30pm/8:30pm
Fillmore, S.F.
  Eric Rachmany, The John Dank Show, Ted Bowne
Notes: rated **, all ages, $29.50, 8pm/9pm, no ins/outs
Great American Music Hall, S.F.
  The Mother Hips
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $25, 7pm/8pm (see dec 22)
Holy Diver, Sacramento
  Shortie, Long Drive Home
Notes: rated **, all ages, $12, 6:30pm (720 Records)
House of Rock, Santa Rosa
  Sweet Leaf (tribute), Judas Rising (tribute)
Notes: rated **, 18+, $25/$20, 7pm/8pm (a/a with adult)
Independent, S.F.
  Grateful Shred
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $25, 8:30pm/9pm
Mezzanine, S.F.
  Tourist (London), Matthew Dear (N.Y.C.)
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $28-$18, 9pm
Regency Ballroom, S.F.
  Batushka (Poland), Hate (Poland)
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $25/$30, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs
Rickshaw Stop, S.F.
  Surfaces, Public Library Commute
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $15, 7pm (sold out)
Slim's, S.F.
  Death Angel
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $25, 7pm/8pm, pit warning
UC Theater, Berkeley
  Mulatu Astatke, Orchestra Gold (fri), Sun Hop Fat (sat)
Notes: rated **, all ages, $67.50-$42.50, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs

Saturday, December 21

Great American Music Hall, S.F.
  The Mother Hips
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $25, 7pm/8pm (see dec 22)
Independent, S.F.
  Grateful Shred
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $25, 8:30pm/9pm
Masonic, S.F.
  Ali Wong (comedian - 2 shows most nights)
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $100-$50 (2 shows most nights)
New Parish, Oakland ^
  Teedra Moses
Notes: rated **, all ages, $20, 8pm/9pm (under 21 plus $5)
Ritz, San Jose
  The Limousines
Notes: rated ***, 21+
Slim's, S.F.
  Death Angel
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $25, 7pm/8pm, pit warning
UC Theater, Berkeley
  Mulatu Astatke, Orchestra Gold (fri), Sun Hop Fat (sat)
Notes: rated **, all ages, $67.50-$42.50, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs
Warfield, S.F.
  Berner
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $50-$35, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs (Cookies Christmas)

Sunday, December 22

Chapel, S.F.
  The Fabulous Bud E. Luv
Notes: rated **, all ages, $22/$25, 8pm (Christmas Spectacular)
Independent, S.F.
  Nat Keefe Concert Carnival
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $20, 7:30pm/8pm ($35 seated)
Masonic, S.F.
  Ali Wong (comedian - 2 shows most nights)
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $100-$50 (2 shows most nights)
Red Dog Saloonk Virginia City, NV
  Lacy J. Dalton
Notes: rated **, maybe all ages
Slim's, S.F.
  The Mother Hips
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $25/$27, 3pm/4pm (see dec 20/21)

Monday, December 23

Masonic, S.F.
  Ali Wong (comedian - 2 shows most nights)
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $100-$50 (2 shows most nights)
San Jose Civic, 135 San Carlos St., San Jose
  Dave Koz and Friends
Notes: rated ***, all ages, 8pm, no ins/outs
Slim's, S.F.
  Eric Bellinger, Ye Ali, Sy Ari Da Kid, Garren
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $20/$25, 7pm/8pm

Tuesday, December 24

Slim's, S.F. and
  Oakland Interfaith Gospel Choir Ensemble
Notes: rated **, 6+, $17/$20, 6pm/7pm

Thursday, December 26

Fillmore, S.F.
  Poolside, Sandy's, Katzu Oso
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $29.50, no ins/outs
Masonic, S.F.
  Ali Wong (comedian - 2 shows most nights)
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $100-$50 (2 shows most nights)

Friday, December 27

Ace of Spades, Sacramento
  Vista Kicks
Notes: rated **, all ages, $16, 7pm/8pm
August Hall, S.F.
  Too Short, San Quinn, The Hoodstarz, The Federation, Priceless Da Roc, Trunk Boiz, dj Lexapeel
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $35/$40, 7:30pm/8:30pm, soldout likely ($85 vip)
Boomtown Hotel & Casino, 2100 Garson Rd., Reno, NV
  Smash Mouth
Notes: rated ***, all ages
Chapel, S.F.
  The New Mastersounds, Josh Hoyer & Soul Colossal
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $25/$28, 7pm/8pm (fri) 8pm/9pm (sat)
Cornerstone, Berkeley
  Y&T
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $35, 8pm/8:30pm ($135 vip)
Fillmore, S.F.
  Karl Denson's Tiny Universe, The Motet, dj Logic
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $37.50, 8pm/9pm, no ins/outs
Great Amerian Music Hall, S.F.
  Dina Martina Christmas Show
Notes: rated **, 21+, $30/$35, 7pm/8pm (seated show)
Masonic, S.F.
  Ali Wong (comedian - 2 shows most nights)
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $100-$50 (2 shows most nights)
Warfield, S.F.
  Sob X Rbe, 24kGoldn, Pimp Tobi, NYNY, Peacoat Gang
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $55-$40, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs

Saturday, December 28

Ace of Spades, Sacramento
  Too Short
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $29.50/$35, 7pm/8pm
August Hall, S.F.
  Dam-Funk, Nosaj Thing, J-E-T-S
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $30, 8:30pm/9pm
Chapel, S.F.
  The New Mastersounds, Josh Hoyer & Soul Colossal
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $25/$28, 7pm/8pm (fri) 8pm/9pm (sat)
Cornerstone, Berkeley
  Tommy Castro & The Painkillers, Chris Cain
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $29, 7:30pm/8:30pm
Fillmore, S.F.
  Karl Denson's Tiny Universe, The Motet, dj Logic
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $37.50, 8pm/9pm, no ins/outs
Great American Music Hall, S.F.
  Cracker, Camper Van Beethoven
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $35, 7pm/8pm
Independent, S.F.
  Trainwreck Riders, Tony Molina, Dawn Riding
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $13/$15, 8:30pm/9pm
Masonic, S.F.
  Ali Wong (comedian - 2 shows most nights)
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $100-$50 (2 shows most nights)
New Parish, Oakland ^
  Marc E. Bassy
Notes: rated **, 18+, $25, 7pm/7:30pm (under 21 plus $5)
Palace of Fine Arts, S.F.
  Joey Diaz (comedian)
Notes: rated **, all ages, $35, 9pm/10pm
Warfield, S.F.
  Cashmere Cat
Notes: rated ***, 18+, $35-$25, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs

Sunday, December 29

Davies Symphony Hall, 201 Van Ness Ave., S.F.
  Straight No Chaser (cappella)
Notes: rated **, all ages, 3pm, no ins/outs
Masonic, S.F.
  Ali Wong (comedian - 2 shows most nights)
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $100-$50 (2 shows most nights)
Starline Social Club, Oakland
  The Marias
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $25/$28, 7:30pm

Monday, December 30

Bijou Park, 1 College Way, South Lake Tahoe, NV
  ZHU, Skrillex, Fisher, Gigantic Nghtmre, Griz, Louis The Child, Tchami x Malaa, Vince Staples, E-40, Superduperkyle, Whethan, Clozee, Kasbo, Two Feet, SG Lewis, Dominic Fike, A-Trak, Doja Cat, Droeloe, Elohim, Jpegmafia, Snbrn, Flamingosis, Dombresky, Kyle Watson, Earthgang, Spencer Brown, Madeintyo, Graves, Channel Tres, Anomalie, Bbnos, Vanic, Manic Focus, Kah-Lo, Bluts & Blondes, Neil Frances, Kaivon, LP Globbi, Y2K, Born Dirty, GG Magree, Midnight Kids, Sodown, Kaleena Zanders, Uniqu3, Plsaty, Venessamichaels, Pax Impera, Gld, Kendoll, Cremes N Lotions
Notes: rated ***, all ages ($230 3 day) ($450+ vip)
Civic Auditorium, S.F.
  Deadmau5 (Toronto, ON), Justin Martin, Lights (Toronto, ON), Qrion (Sapporo, Japan)
Notes: rated ***, 18+, $49.50, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs (sold out see 12/31)
Fox Theater, Oakland $89.50/$69.50
  Portugal. The Man, Chicano Batman
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $59.50, 8pm, no ins/outs (mon)
Great American Music Hall, S.F. $35
  Spafford
Notes: rated **, 6+, $25, 7:30pm/8:30pm (mon) 8:30pm/9:30pm (tue) (mon)
Masonic, S.F.
  Ali Wong (comedian - 2 shows most nights)
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $100-$50 (2 shows most nights)
Swedish American Hall, S.F.
  The Marias
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $25/$28, 7:30pm
UC Theater, Berkeley
  Steel Pulse
Notes: rated ***, all ages, 8pm/9pm, no ins/outs
Warriors New Stadium, S.F.
  Dead & Company
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $199-$50, 6pm/7pm (mon) 7pm/8pm (tue), no ins/outs
Yoshi's, Oakland
  Brian Culbertson
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $64, 9:45pm/10pm

Tuesday, December 31

August Hall, S.F.
  dj Autograf
Notes: rated **, 21+, $109-$89, 10pm (open bar)
Bijou Park, 1 College Way, South Lake Tahoe, NV
  ZHU, Skrillex, Fisher, Gigantic Nghtmre, Griz, Louis The Child, Tchami x Malaa, Vince Staples, E-40, Superduperkyle, Whethan, Clozee, Kasbo, Two Feet, SG Lewis, Dominic Fike, A-Trak, Doja Cat, Droeloe, Elohim, Jpegmafia, Snbrn, Flamingosis, Dombresky, Kyle Watson, Earthgang, Spencer Brown, Madeintyo, Graves, Channel Tres, Anomalie, Bbnos, Vanic, Manic Focus, Kah-Lo, Bluts & Blondes, Neil Frances, Kaivon, LP Globbi, Y2K, Born Dirty, GG Magree, Midnight Kids, Sodown, Kaleena Zanders, Uniqu3, Plsaty, Venessamichaels, Pax Impera, Gld, Kendoll, Cremes N Lotions
Notes: rated ***, all ages ($230 3 day) ($450+ vip)
Bottom of the Hill, S.F.
  Con Brio
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $55/$60, 8pm/9pm
Civic Auditorium, S.F.
  Deadmau5 (Toronto, ON), Justin Martin, Lights (Toronto, ON), Qrion (Sapporo, Japan)
Notes: rated ***, 18+, $90-$70, 8pm/9pm, no ins/outs
Fort Mason, 2 Marina Blvd., S.F.
  Dillon Francis (L.A.)
Notes: rated **, 21+, $200-$125, 9pm, no ins/outs (open bar)
Fox Theater, Oakland $89.50/$69.50
  Portugal. The Man, Chicano Batman
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $59.50, 8pm, no ins/outs (mon)
Great American Music Hall, S.F. $35
  Spafford
Notes: rated **, 6+, $25, 7:30pm/8:30pm (mon) 8:30pm/9:30pm (tue) (mon)
House of Rock, Santa Rosa
  Sol Horizon
Notes: rated **, 18+, $45-$25, 9pm (a/a with adult)
Independent, S.F.
  Lettuce, Chris Karns
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $150, 8:30pm/9pm (open bar)
Masonic, S.F. and
  John Oliver (comedian - two shows)
Notes: rated ***, maybe all ages, $100-$70, 6pm/7pm
Mezzanine, S.F. til
  Claude Vonstroke, Christian Martin
Notes: rated **, 21+, $120-$80, 9pm
Nourse Theater, 275 Hayes Street, S.F.
  Paula Poundstone (comedian)
Notes: rated **, all ages, $36.50, 8pm
Slim's, S.F.
  Lagwagon, Pulley, Grumpster
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $35/$40, 8pm/9pm, pit warning, soldout likely
Swedish American Hall, S.F.
  The Marias
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $45/$50, 8pm
UC Theater, Berkeley
  J Boog
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $69.50, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs
Warfield, S.F.
  The Claypool Lennon Delirium, Sausage
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $95-$60, 8pm/9pm, no ins/outs, soldout likely
Warriors New Stadium, S.F.
  Dead & Company
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $199-$50, 6pm/7pm (mon) 7pm/8pm (tue), no ins/outs
Yoshi's, Oakland
  Brian Culbertson
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $135, 10:45pm/11pm

Wednesday, January 01

Masonic, S.F. and
  John Oliver (comedian - two shows on wed)
Notes: rated ***, maybe all ages, $100-$70, 6pm/7pm (wed)

Thursday, January 02

Masonic, S.F. and
  John Oliver (comedian - two shows on wed)
Notes: rated ***, maybe all ages, $100-$70, 6pm/7pm (wed)

Friday, January 03

Ritz, San Jose
  Circus Of Sin
Notes: rated **, 21+

Saturday, January 04

Great American Music Hall, S.F.
  When Doves Cry (tribute)
Notes: rated **, 6+, $20, 7pm/8pm
Independent, S.F.
  Emo Night
Notes: rated **, 21+, $15/$20, 8:30pm/9pm
Slim's, S.F.
  Alia
Notes: rated **, 6+, $30/$35, 7pm/8pm

Tuesday, January 07

Regency Ballroom, S.F.
  Motionless In White (Scanton, PN), Beartooth
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $32.50/$40/$50, 6pm/7pm, no ins/outs, pit warning

Thursday, January 09

Rickshaw Stop, S.F.
  Jeanines, Business Of Dreams, Seablite, The Umbrellas
Notes: rated **, all ages, $12, 8pm

Friday, January 10

Fox Theater, Oakland
  Jay And Silent Bob, Kevin Smith
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $65/$45/$35, 8pm, no ins/outs
New Parish, Oakland ^
  Greyson Chance
Notes: rated **, all ages, $15/$20, 8:30pm/9pm (under 21 plus $5)
Rickshaw Stop, S.F.
  Ider, dj Aaron Axelsen
Notes: rated **, 18+, $15/$17, 9pm

Saturday, January 11

Fillmore, S.F.
  Los Lobos
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $55, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs (Bill's 89th Birthday)
Regency Ballroom, S.F.
  Heilung (Europe)
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $45-$39.50, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs

Sunday, January 12

Cornerstone, Berkeley
  Merkules
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $19, 7:30pm/8:30pm ($69 vip)

Tuesday, January 14

Rickshaw Stop, S.F.
  Your Smith (Minneapolis), dj Aaron Axelsen
Notes: rated **, all ages, $15, 8pm

Wednesday, January 15

Bottom of the Hill, S.F.
  Chris Farren, Retirement Party, Macseal
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $12/$14, 7:30pm/8pm, pit warning

Thursday, January 16

Chapel, S.F.
  Dessa
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $22/$25, 7pm/8pm
Felton Music Hall, Felton
  Railroad Earth
Notes: rated ***, 21+
Masonic, S.F.
  Rex Orange County
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $55-$44, 7pm/8pm

Friday, January 17

Fillmore, S.F.
  Railroad Earth
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $29.50, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs
Fox Theater, Oakland
  Rex Orange County
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $44.12, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs (sold out)
Great American Music Hall, S.F.
  Nada Surf, Apex Mannor
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $30, 8pm/9pm
Independent, S.F.
  Dopapod, Organ Freeman
Notes: rated **, 21+, $18/$20, 8:30pm
Rickshaw Stop, S.F.
  Miniature Tigers, dj Aaron Axelsen
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $18/$20, 9pm

Saturday, January 18

Fillmore, S.F.
  Railroad Earth
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $29.50, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs
Independent, S.F.
  Whiskerman
Notes: rated **, 21+, $18/$20, 7:30pm/8pm
Rickshaw Stop, S.F.
  Temptation, Rusholme Ruffians, She's Lost Control
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $12/$15, 8pm (tribute night)
UC Theater, Berkeley
  Joyce Manor, Drab Majesty, Ceremony, Full Of Hell
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $40, 5pm/5:40pm, no ins/outs, pit warning, soldout likely (Home Sick)
Warfield, S.F.
  Amber Liu, Meg & Dia, Justice Carradine
Notes: rated **, all ages, $169-$29.95, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs

Sunday, January 19

924 Gilman Street, Berkeley
  Los Kung Fu Monkeys, Monkey, The Holophonics, Hans Gruber And The Die Hards, Joker's Republic, Joeks For Feelings, dj Jr Ska Boss, dj Selecta Scream
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $14/$18, 4:30pm, pit warning (Ska Parade 30th Anniversary)
Fillmore, S.F.
  Theo Katzman, Rett Madison
Notes: rated **, all ages, $25, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs

Monday, January 20

Fox Theater, Oakland
  Elbow
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $39.50, 7pm/8pm
Swedish American Hall, S.F.
  Leif Vollebekk
Notes: rated **, 21+, $15/$18, 7pm

Tuesday, January 21

August Hall, S.F.
  Patrick Watson
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $25, 7:30pm/8:30pm
Fox Theater, Oakland
  King Princess
Notes: rated **, all ages, $55-$39.50, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs
Shark Tank, San Jose
  Seventeen (Korea)
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $175-$55, 6:30pm/7:30pm, no ins/outs
thee Parkside, S.F.
  Los Kung-Fu Monkeys (Tijuana, MX), Monkey (San Jose), Hans Gruber And The Die Hards (Austin, TX), The Holophonics (Denton, Tx), Joker's Republic (N.J.)
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $8/$10, 6:30pm/7pm, pit warning (SKA Parade) (blu-ray release for "Pick It Up: Ska In The 90's")

Wednesday, January 22

DNA Lounge, S.F.
  Blackmoon
Notes: rated **, all ages, $10/$12, 8pm/8:30pm
Rickshaw Stop, S.F.
  Maverick Sabre, dj Aaron Axelsen
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $20/$22, 8pm

Thursday, January 23

Holy Diver, Sacramento
  Skinlab, Bleed The Sky, Arise In Chaos, So This Is Suffering
Notes: rated ***, all ages, pit warning
New Parish, Oakland ^
  La Ronda Bogota
Notes: rated **, all ages, $20/$25, 8:30pm/9pm (under 21 plus $5)
Rickshaw Stop, S.F.
  Maverick Sabre, dj Aaron Axelsen
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $20/$22, 8pm
Ritz, San Jose
  Reverend Horton Heat, The Buttertones, The Paladins, Deke Dickerson
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $30, 8pm
Slim's, S.F.
  Cursive (Omaha, Nebraska), Cloud Nothings, Criteria
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $25, 7pm/8pm
Warfield, S.F. 28.50/$34/$40
  Thrice
Notes: rated ***, all ages, 6pm/7pm, no ins/outs

Friday, January 24

Fillmore, S.F.
  The Infamous Stringdusters, The Easy Leaves
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $26.50, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs
New Parish, Oakland ^
  The Almost (Clearwater, FL), All Get Out, Ghost Atlas, Rowdy
Notes: rated **, all ages, 7pm/7:30pm (under 21 plus $5)
Slim's, S.F.
  Reverend Horton Heat
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $25

Saturday, January 25

Fillmore, S.F.
  Big Head Todd & The Monsters, JD Simo
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $35, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs
Fox Theater, Oakland
  Michael Kiwanuka
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $33, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs
Great American Music Hall, S.F.
  The Neverland Express With Caleb Johnson (performing Bat Out of Hell)
Notes: rated **, 6+, $45/$35, 8pm/9pm
Palace of Fine Arts, S.F.
  Simon Sinek (speaker)
Notes: rated **, $100-$40, 7pm/8pm
Ritz, San Jose
  Los Stellarians
Notes: rated **, 21+
Slim's, S.F.
  Reverend Horton Heat
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $25
UC Theater, Berkeley
  Motion City Soundtrack (Minneapolis, MN)
Notes: rated **, all ages, $32.50, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs

Sunday, January 26

Ace of Spades, Sacramento
  Reverend Horton Heat, Deke Dickerson, The Buttertones, The Paladins
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $26, 6:30pm
Fillmore, S.F.
  Sons Of Apollo, Tony MacAlpine, Schiermann
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $25, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs

Tuesday, January 28

Slim's, S.F.
  Juliana Hatfield
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $20/$25, 7pm/8pm

Thursday, January 30

Fillmore, S.F.
  Periphery (D.C.), Plini, Covet
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $30, 7pm/7:30pm, no ins/outs, pit warning
Great American Music Hall, S.F.
  Ron Rope
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $25, 7pm/8pm
Masonic, S.F.
  Dermot Kennedy
Notes: rated ***, maybe all ages, $32/$38/$42, 7pm/8pm

Friday, January 31

Great American Music Hall, S.F.
  City Of The Sun (N.Y.C.), Kiltro
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $17, 8pm/9pm
Independent, S.F.
  Caroline Polachek
Notes: rated **, 21+, $15, 8:30pm/9pm
Regency Ballroom, S.F.
  Xavier Omar, Parisalexa
Notes: rated **, all ages, $20/$25/$30, 8pm/9pm, no ins/outs
Slim's, S.F.
  Queensryche, John 5 And The Creatures, Eve To Adam
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $39.50/$40, 7pm/8pm

Saturday, February 01

Ace of Spades, Sacramento
  Queensryche, John 5 And The Creatures
Notes: rated ***, all ages
August Hall, S.F.
  Radical Face
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $27, 7:30pm/8:30pm, soldout likely
Bottom of the Hill, S.F.
  Bad Rabbits
Notes: rated **, 21+, $20/$25, 8:30pm/9pm
Civic Auditorium, S.F.
  Jauz
Notes: rated ***, all ages, 8pm, no ins/outs
Fillmore, S.F.
  The New Pornographers, Diane Coffee
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $35, 8pm/9pm, no ins/outs
Independent, S.F.
  Minnesota
Notes: rated **, 21+, $20/$25, 8:30pm/9pm
UC Theater, Berkeley
  Zepparella, Gretchen Menn, Feather Witch
Notes: rated **, all ages, $25, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs

Sunday, February 02

Gundlach Bundschu Winery, Sonoma
  Courtney Barnett, Hachiku
Notes: rated ***, all ages, 8pm (sold out)
Harlow's, Sacramento
  Radical Face
Notes: rated ***, 21+
Shark Tank, San Jose
  SuperM (Korea)
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $50, 6pm/7pm, no ins/outs

Monday, February 03

Ace of Spades, Sacramento
  American Authors, Magic Giant
Notes: rated ***, all ages, soldout likely
Dip, 1730 California Street, Redding
  John 5 And The Creatures
Notes: rated ***, all ages

Wednesday, February 05

Fillmore, S.F.
  American Authors, Magic Giant, Public
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $25, 7pm/7:30pm, no ins/outs, soldout likely
Great American Music Hall, S.F.
  Caspian (Massachusetts)
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $17, 7pm/8pm

Thursday, February 06

Bottom of the Hill, S.F.
  The 69 Eyes (Finland), Wednesday 13, The Nocturnal Affair, The Crowned
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $20/$25, 8pm/8:30pm
Fillmore, S.F.
  Wynonna & The Big Noise
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $36.50, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs
Fox Theater, Oakland
  Gregory Porter, Ledisi
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $120-$50, 7pm, no ins/outs
Independent, S.F.
  Lucky Chops
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $15/$20, 8:30pm/9pm
Shark Tank, San Jose
  Wynonna & The Big Noise
Notes: rated **, all ages, $36.50, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs

Friday, February 07

August Hall, S.F.
  Sinead O'Connor
Notes: rated ***, maybe all ages, $50, 7:30pm/8:30pm, soldout likely
Independent, S.F.
  Luna, Everyone Is Dirty
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $30, 8:30pm/9pm
Regency Ballroom, S.F.
  Trixie Mattel
Notes: rated **, all ages, $39.50, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs
Rickshaw Stop, S.F.
  Mondo Cozmo, Poppy Jean Crawford, dj Aaron Axelsen
Notes: rated ***, 18+, $15/$17, 9pm

Saturday, February 08

Cornerstone, Berkeley
  This Will Destroy You, Amulets
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $18/$21, 7:30pm/8:30pm
Fillmore, S.F.
  Chris Lane, Blanco Brown, Ernest
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $29.50, 8pm/9pm, no ins/outs
Great American Music Hall, S.F.
  Chastity Belt, Loose Tooth
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $18/$20, 7pm/8pm
Regency Ballroom, S.F.
  Young Dolph (Memphis, TN), Key Glock
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $35/$40, 8pm/9pm, no ins/outs
UC Theater, Berkeley
  Sango, Savon
Notes: rated **, all ages, $27.50/$32.50, 9pm/10pm, no ins/outs
Warfield, S.F.
  Mr. Bungle (performing The Raging Wrath of the Easter Bunny)
Notes: rated ***, all ages, 8pm, no ins/outs (only after market tickets available)

Sunday, February 09

Catalyst Atrium, Santa Cruz
  Chastity Belt, Loose Tooth
Notes: rated **, 16+, $15/$18, 8:30pm/9pm
Fillmore, S.F.
  Pinegrove, Lake
Notes: rated ***, all ages, no ins/outs
Sierra Nevada Brewing, 1075 E 20th Street, Chico
  This Will Destroy You, Amulets
Notes: rated ***, maybe all ages, $15, 7pm/8pm

Monday, February 10

Great American Music Hall, S.F.
  Tender, XYLO
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $17, 7pm/8pm
Harlow's, Sacramento
  Pinegrove, Lake
Notes: rated ***, 21+

Thursday, February 13

Regency Ballroom, S.F.
  Dweezil Zappa (Hot Rats Live! - Other Hot Stuff 1969)
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $90-$45, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs
Warfield, S.F.
  Mr. Bungle (performing The Raging Wrath of the Easter Bunny)
Notes: rated ***, all ages, 8pm, no ins/outs (only after market tickets available)

Friday, February 14

Cafe du Nord, S.F.
  fi Alexandra Savior
Notes: rated **, maybe all ages
Holy Diver, Sacramento
  Ross The Boss
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $15, 7pm
Slim's, S.F.
  This Will Destroy You, Amulets
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $20/$22, 8pm/9pm
Warfield, S.F.
  Dark Star Orchestra
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $29.75/$32.50, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs

Saturday, February 15

August Hall, S.F.
  Led Zeppelin 2
Notes: rated **, all ages, $18, 8pm/9pm
Chapel, S.F.
  Murder By Death
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $25/$30, 8pm/9pm
Fillmore, S.F.
  Dashboard Confessional, Piebald
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $35, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs (sat) (sun)
Great American Music Hall, S.F.
  The Glorious Sons (Kingston, Ontario), Des Rocs
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $25, 7pm/8pm
Independent, S.F.
  North Mississippi Allstars
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $25/$30, 8:30pm/9pm
Rickshaw Stop, S.F.
  Tones And I
Notes: rated **, all ages, $20/$22, 8pm (sold out)
Warfield, S.F.
  Dark Star Orchestra
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $29.75/$32.50, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs

Sunday, February 16

Cafe du Nord, S.F.
  Iyla
Notes: rated **, all ages, $15/$18, 7pm ($50 vip)
Chapel, S.F.
  Murder By Death
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $25/$30, 8pm/9pm
Fillmore, S.F.
  Dashboard Confessional, Piebald
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $35, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs (sat) (sun)
Great American Music Hall, S.F.
  Ezra Furman, Kelley Stoltz
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $18, 7pm/8pm

Monday, February 17

Cafe du Nord, S.F.
  Illiterate Light
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $12/$15, 7:30pm
Fillmore, S.F.
  The Heavy (Bath, Somerset, England)
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $27.50, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs

Tuesday, February 18

Harlow's, Sacramento
  Magic City Hippies, The Palms
Notes: rated **, 21+
Independent, S.F.
  Noah Reid
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $25, 7:30pm/8pm

Wednesday, February 19

Bottom of the Hill, S.F.
  Donny Benet
Notes: rated **, maybe all ages
Independent, S.F.
  Dr. Dog
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $35, 7:30pm/8pm (wed/thr) 8:30pm/9pm (fri/sat) ($125 4 day pass)

Thursday, February 20

August Hall, S.F.
  Magic City Hippies, The Palms
Notes: rated **, all ages, $20, 8pm/9pm
Independent, S.F.
  Dr. Dog
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $35, 7:30pm/8pm (wed/thr) 8:30pm/9pm (fri/sat) ($125 4 day pass)
Swedish American Hall, S.F.
  The Mountain Goats (solo)
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $40, 7pm (sold out)

Friday, February 21

August Hall, S.F.
  Andy Shauf (Regina, Saskatchewan), Molly Sarle
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $25, 8pm/9pm
Cornerstone, Berkeley
  Badfish (tribute)
Notes: rated **, all ages, $20, 7pm/8pm
Fillmore, S.F.
  Hot Tuna Electric, David Bromberg Quintet
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $45, 8pm/9pm, no ins/outs
Fox Theater, Oakland
  Machine Head
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $49.50-$39.50, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs, pit warning
Great American Music Hall, S.F.
  Yola, Amythyst Kiah
Notes: rated **, 6+, $20, 7pm/8pm
Independent, S.F.
  Dr. Dog
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $35, 7:30pm/8pm (wed/thr) 8:30pm/9pm (fri/sat) ($125 4 day pass)
New Parish, Oakland ^
  Neil Frances
Notes: rated **, 18+, $15, 8:30pm/9pm (under 21 plus $5)
Regency Ballroom, S.F.
  AC Slater
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $25/$30, 9pm/9pm, no ins/outs
Slim's, S.F.
  Bbno$ (Vancouver, British Columbia)
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $15, 8pm/9pm
Swedish American Hall, S.F.
  The Mountain Goats (solo)
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $40, 7pm (sold out)
UC Theater, Berkeley
  Metronomy (U.K.)
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $32.50, 7:30pm/8pm, no ins/outs

Saturday, February 22

August Hall, S.F.
  Destroyer, Eleanor Friedberger
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $25, 7:30pm/8:30pm
Bottom of the Hill, S.F.
  Michael Des Barres & The Mistakes, Screaming Bloody Marys, Bite, Jesus & The Dinosaurs
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $15, 8:30pm/9pm
Fillmore, S.F.
  Hot Tuna Electric, David Bromberg Quintet
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $45, 8pm/9pm, no ins/outs
Independent, S.F.
  Dr. Dog
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $35, 7:30pm/8pm (wed/thr) 8:30pm/9pm (fri/sat) ($125 4 day pass)
Ritz, San Jose
  The Faction
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $25, 8pm
Swedish American Hall, S.F.
  The Mountain Goats (solo)
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $40, 7pm (sold out)
Warrors New Stadium, S.F.
  Oprah Winfrey (Your Life in Focus)
Notes: rated ***, all ages, 8pm/9pm, no ins/outs

Sunday, February 23

Fillmore, S.F.
  Phora (Anaheim)
Notes: rated **, all ages, $30, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs

Monday, February 24

Great American Music Hall, S.F.
  Joshua Radin, Ben Kweller, William Fitzsimmons
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $38/$40, 7pm/8pm
Swedish American Hall, S.F.
  Sudan Archives (L.A.)
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $16/$18, 7pm

Tuesday, February 25

Cafe du Nord, S.F.
  Hollow Coves, Harrison Storm
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $16/$18, 7:30pm
Independent, S.F.
  The Jungle Giants
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $20/$24, 7:30pm/8pm
Swedish American Hall, S.F.
  Tall Heights (Boston, MA)
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $18/$20, 7pm

Wednesday, February 26

Cafe du Nord, S.F.
  Joan, Ralph
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $13/$15, 7:30pm
Cornerstone, Berkeley
  William Duvall
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $20, 7:30pm/8:30pm
Great American Music Hall, S.F.
  Helado Negro
Notes: rated **, 6+, $20/$22, 7pm/8pm
Slim's, S.F.
  Dave Hause & The Mermaid
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $17/$21, 7pm/8pm

Thursday, February 27

Catalyst, Santa Cruz
  Combo Chimbita, Y La Bamba
Notes: rated **, 16+, $15/$18, 8pm
Holy Diver, Sacramento
  Sasami
Notes: rated **, all ages, $20/$22, 7pm
Independent, S.F.
  The Greyboy Allstars
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $30, 8:30pm/9pm
Masonic, S.F.
  Tove Lo (Sweden), Broods, Alma
Notes: rated ***, maybe all ages, $45/$35, 7pm/8pm
New Parish, Oakland ^
  Shigeto Live Ensemble, Suzi Analogue
Notes: rated **, 18+, $20/$24, 8pm/8:30pm (under 21 plus $5)
Rickshaw Stop, S.F.
  The Seshen (album release)
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $16/$20, 7:30pm

Friday, February 28

1015 Folsom, S.F.
  Maya Jane Coles
Notes: rated **, 21+, $45-$15, 10pm
Chapel, S.F.
  Sasami
Notes: rated **, all ages, $16/$18, 7pm
Cornerstone, Berkeley
  Paul Thron
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $20, 7:30pm/8:30pm
Fillmore, S.F.
  Dustbowl Revival
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $25, 8pm/9pm, no ins/outs
Fox theater, Oakland
  Raphael Saadiq, Jamila Woods, dj Duggz
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $49.50-$35, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs
New Parish, Oakland ^
  The Greyboy Allstars
Notes: rated ***, 18+, $30, 8:30pm/9pm (under 21 plus $5)
Rickshaw Stop, S.F.
  Lower Dens, Ami Dang
Notes: rated **, 18+, $20/$22, 9pm
Shark Tank, San Jose
  Miranda Lambert, Cody Johnson, Lanco
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $91-$36, 6pm/7pm, no ins/outs
Slim's, S.F.
  Combo Chimbita, Y La Bamba
Notes: rated **, 6+, $18/$20, 7pm/8pm

Sunday, March 01

Great American Music Hall, S.F.
  Richard Marx (acoustic)
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $45, 7pm/8pm
Rickshaw Stop, S.F.
  Papooz (Paris, France)
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $15/$18, 8pm, soldout likely
Ritz, San Jose
  Flor De Toloache (mariachi)
Notes: rated **, 21+, $19.50/$21, 7pm
Swedish American Hall, S.F.
  Frances Quinlan, Mary Lattimore
Notes: rated **, all ages, $20/$22, 7pm

Tuesday, March 03

August Hall, S.F.
  Echosmith, Weathers
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $25, 7:30pm/8:30pm ($79 vip)

Thursday, March 05

Fillmore, S.F.
  Lawrence
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $27.50, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs

Friday, March 06

Arena, Oakland
  Kiss
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $250-$40, 6:30pm/7:30pm, no ins/outs
Cafe du Nord, S.F.
  Bambara
Notes: rated **, 21+, $12/$15, 8pm
Fillmore, S.F.
  American Nightmare
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $27.50, 8pm/9pm, no ins/outs, pit warning
Great American Music Hall, S.F.
  Anna Of The North (Oslo, Norway)
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $20, 8pm/9pm
Regency Ballroom, S.F.
  Saint Motel (L.A.)
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $27.50/$30, 8pm/9pm, no ins/outs

Saturday, March 07

August Hall, S.F.
  Anamanaguchi (N.Y.C.)
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $20, 7pm/8pm ($70 vip)
Bottom of the Hill, S.F.
  Olivia Jean, Kat Van Morgan, CallBox, Maayan, Doll Parts
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $25/$30, 6pm/6:30pm
Great American Music Hall, S.F.
  Beach Bunny
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $16, 8pm/9pm
Independent, S.F.
  R.Lum.R
Notes: rated **, 21+, $18/$20, 8:30pm/9pm ($68 vip)
UC Theater, Berkeley
  Refused (Sweden), Metz, Youth Code
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $32.50, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs, pit warning
Warfield, S.F.
  ALO, Leftover Salmon
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $45-$32.50, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs

Sunday, March 08

Ace of Spades, Sacramento
  Refused (Sweden), Metz, Youth Code
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $27, 7pm, pit warning

Monday, March 09

Fox Theater, Oakland
  Keane
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $125-$59.50, 8pm, no ins/outs
Great American Music Hall, S.F.
  Asgeir (Iceland)
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $22/$25, 7pm/8pm
Slim's, S.F.
  Cult Of Luna, Emma Ruth Rundle, Intronaut
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $25, 7pm/8pm, pit warning

Thursday, March 12

August Hall, S.F.
  Leslie Odom, Jr.
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $30, 7pm/8pm
Masonic, S.F.
  Hayley Kiyoko
Notes: rated ***, maybe all ages, $35-$25, 7pm/8pm

Friday, March 13

Ace of Spades, Sacramento
  Pup (Toronto, Ontario), Screaming Females, The Drew Thomson Foundation
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $20, 7pm/8pm, pit warning
August Hall, S.F.
  Yacht Rock Revue
Notes: rated **, all ages, $25, 8:30pm/9:30pm
Fillmore, S.F.
  The Lone Bellow, Early James
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $28.50, 8pm/9pm, no ins/outs
New Parish, Oakland (under 21 plus $5 ^
  Metalachi
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $17/$20, 8:30pm/9pm
Regency Ballroom, S.F.
  Peekaboo
Notes: rated **, 18+, $28-$18, 8pm/9pm, no ins/outs
Rickshaw Stop, S.F.
  Easy Life (U.K.), dj Aaron Axelsen
Notes: rated ***, 18+, $15, 9pm
Warriors New Stadium, S.F.
  Tame Impala, Clairo
Notes: rated ***, all ages, no ins/outs

Saturday, March 14

Fillmore, S.F.
  Dan Deacon
Notes: rated **, all ages, $23, 8pm/9pm, no ins/outs
Regency Ballroom, S.F.
  Pup (Toronto, Ontario), Screaming Females, The Drew Thomson Foundation
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $25/$30, 8pm/9pm, no ins/outs, pit warning

Thursday, March 19

Arena, Oakland
  Ana Gabriel
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $135-$44.50, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs

Friday, March 20

Great American Music Hall, S.F.
  The Tallest Man On Earth, Courtney Marie Andrews
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $30, 8pm/8:30pm

Saturday, March 21

Fox Theater, Oakland
  Grace Potter
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $48.50/$38.50, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs
Great American Music Hall, S.F.
  The Tallest Man On Earth, Courtney Marie Andrews
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $30, 8pm/8:30pm
Warfield, S.F.
  The Growlers
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $59.50-$39.50, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs

Monday, March 23

Rickshaw Stop, S.F.
  Vainishing Twin
Notes: rated **, all ages, $15/$18, 8pm

Wednesday, March 25

Chapel, S.F.
  Dumbo Gets Mad
Notes: rated **, all ages, $16, 7pm/8pm
Fillmore, S.F.
  Brent Faiyaz, Grip
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $32.50, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs
New Parish, Oakland ^
  Peter Bjorn And John, Methyl Ethel (solo)
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $30, 7:30pm/8pm (under 21 plus $5)
Regency Ballroom, S.F.
  Devin Townsend (Canada), The Contortionist, Haken
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $27/$30, 6pm/7pm, no ins/outs
Slim's, S.F.
  Algiers (Atlanta, Georgia)
Notes: rated ***, 6+, $13/$15, 7pm/8pm

Sunday, March 29

Regency Ballroom, S.F. $25/$306pm/7:15pm
  Silverstein (Burlington, Ontario), Four Year Strong, I The Mighty
Notes: rated ***, all ages, no ins/outs, pit warning, soldout likely

Wednesday, April 01

Fillmore, S.F.
  Mum
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $36.50, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs

Thursday, April 02

Fillmore, S.F.
  Ripe, Sammy Ray & The Friends
Notes: rated **, all ages, $22.50, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs

Friday, April 03

Audio SF, 316 11th Street, S.F.
  Ben Bohmer
Notes: rated ***, 21+

Saturday, April 04

Bottom of the Hill, S.F.
  Delta Sleep, Graduating Life
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $15/$17, 7pm/7:30pm

Tuesday, April 07

Warriors New Stadium, S.F.
  Billie Eilish
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $150-$40, 6:30pm/7:30pm, no ins/outs

Wednesday, April 08

Golden 1 Center, Sacramento
  Billie Eilish
Notes: rated ***, all ages, no ins/outs

Saturday, April 11

August Hall, S.F.
  Bacilos
Notes: rated **, all ages, $35, 7pm/8pm
Wariors New Stadium, S.F.
  The Eagles With Orchestra & Choir (performing Hotel California album)
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $299-$99, 6:30pm/8pm, no ins/outs, soldout likely

Sunday, April 12

Wariors New Stadium, S.F.
  The Eagles With Orchestra & Choir (performing Hotel California album)
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $299-$99, 6:30pm/8pm, no ins/outs, soldout likely

Thursday, April 16

Fox Theater, Oakland
  L'Imperatrice
Notes: rated **, all ages, $27.50, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs
Grace Cathedral, 1100 California St., S.F.
  A Winged Victory For The Sullen
Notes: rated **, all ages, $35, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs
Independent, S.F.
  Louis Cole Big Band
Notes: rated **, 21+, $22/$25, 7:30pm/8pm
Warfield, S.F.
  Mura Masa (Guernsey, English Channel)
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $34.50/$50, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs

Friday, April 17

Fillmore, S.F.
  The Mavericks
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $39.50, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs
Fox Theater, Oakland
  Little Big Town, Caitlyn Smith
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $109-$29, 8pm, no ins/outs, soldout likely

Saturday, April 18

Fillmore, S.F.
  White Denim, Chris Forscyth
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $25, 8pm/9pm, no ins/outs
Fox Theater, Oakland
  Little Big Town, Caitlyn Smith
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $109-$29, 8pm, no ins/outs, soldout likely

Sunday, April 19

Warfield, S.F.
  Letterkenny Live (comedy)
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $150-$39, 6pm/7pm, no ins/outs

Monday, April 20

Harlow's, Sacramento
  Polica, Wilsen
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $16/$18, 7pm/8pm

Tuesday, April 21

Fillmore, S.F.
  Polica
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $29.50, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs
Palace of Fine Arts, S.F.
  Arlo Guthrie
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $35, 7pm/8pm

Wednesday, April 22

August Hall, S.F.
  Matt Corby
Notes: rated **, all ages, $37.50, 7pm/8pm

Thursday, April 23

San Jose Civic, 135 San Carlos St., San Jose
  Morgan Wallen, Jon Langston, Ashland Craft
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $35, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs

Sunday, April 26

Mondavi Center, 523 Mrak Hall Drive, UC Davis
  Arlo Guthrie, Folk Uke
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $79-$13.50, 7pm

Monday, April 27

DNA Lounge, S.F.
  Hante (Paris), Box And The Twins, Part/Human, Vex, dj Josh Yule
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $10/$15, 8pm/8:30pm

Friday, May 01

Independent, S.F.
  Tops (Montreal, Canada)
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $20, 8:30pm/9pm

Sunday, May 03

Regency Ballroom, S.F.
  The Driver Era
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $25/$30, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs

Tuesday, May 05

Civic Auditorium, S.F.
  Sturgill Simpson, Tyler Childers
Notes: rated ***, maybe all ages, $100-$70, 8pm, no ins/outs

Thursday, May 07

Masonic, S.F.
  Dead Can Dance, Agnes Obel
Notes: rated ***, maybe all ages, $129.50-$49.50, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs

Friday, May 08

Fox Theater, Oakland
  Little Dragon (Gothenburg, Sweden)
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $39.50, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs
Independent, S.F.
  John Moreland
Notes: rated ***, 21+, $20, 8:30pm/9pm

Thursday, May 14

Fox Theater, Oakland
  Adam Ant (performing 'Friend or Foe')
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $55/$45, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs

Friday, May 15

Civic Auditorium, S.F.
  Die Antwoord (Cape Town, South Africa)
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $49.50, 7:30pm, no ins/outs, soldout likely

Saturday, May 16

Civic Auditorium, S.F.
  NF
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $49.50, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs

Monday, May 18

Fillmore, S.F.
  James Arthur, Delacey
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $35, 7pm/8pm, no ins/outs
Regency Ballroom, S.F.
  Circa Survive (Philadelphia)
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $25/$30, 6:30pm/7:30pm, no ins/outs

Wednesday, May 20

New Parish, Oakland ^
  Anti-Flag, Bad Cop / Bad Cop, Grumpster
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $22.50/$25, 7pm/8pm, pit warning (under 21 plus $5)

Friday, May 22

Monterey County Fair & Event Center, 2004 Fairground Road, Moneterey
  Damian Marley, Ice Cube, Jimmy Cliff, Chronixx, J Boog, Trevor Hall, Durand Jones & The Indications, Tarrus Riley, Natiruts, Hire, Iya Terra, Mike Love, Dub Inc, Satsang, Bumpin Uglies, Vana Liya
Notes: rated ***, all ages, 11am (California Roots)

Saturday, May 23

Monterey County Fair & Event Center, 2004 Fairground Road, Moneterey
  Damian Marley, Ice Cube, Jimmy Cliff, Chronixx, J Boog, Trevor Hall, Durand Jones & The Indications, Tarrus Riley, Natiruts, Hire, Iya Terra, Mike Love, Dub Inc, Satsang, Bumpin Uglies, Vana Liya
Notes: rated ***, all ages, 11am (California Roots)

Sunday, May 24

Monterey County Fair & Event Center, 2004 Fairground Road, Moneterey
  Damian Marley, Ice Cube, Jimmy Cliff, Chronixx, J Boog, Trevor Hall, Durand Jones & The Indications, Tarrus Riley, Natiruts, Hire, Iya Terra, Mike Love, Dub Inc, Satsang, Bumpin Uglies, Vana Liya
Notes: rated ***, all ages, 11am (California Roots)

Wednesday, May 27

Pavilion, Concord
  Journey
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $150-$35, no ins/outs

Friday, May 29

Amphitheatre, 2677 Forty Mile Road, Wheatland
  Journey
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $150-$35, no ins/outs

Saturday, May 30

Shoreline Amphitheater, Mountain View
  Journey
Notes: rated ***, all ages, $150-$35, no ins/outs

Saturday, July 11

Mosswood Park, Oakland
  Burger Boogaloo
Notes:

Sunday, July 12

Mosswood Park, Oakland
  Burger Boogaloo
Notes:

Tuesday, July 21

Giants Ball Park, S.F.
  GREEN DAY, Fall Out Boy, Weezer, The Interrupters
Notes: rated ****, all ages, $575-$29.50, 4pm/5:30pm, no ins/outs