KZSU's copy of Steve Koepke's list


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funk-punk-thrash-ska      Upcoming shows of interest     July  25, 2014

jul 25 fri Beast Fiend, Sector 7-G, Midnite Snaxxx, Roid Rage, Party Bus, Her
       at 924 Gilman Street, Berkeley a/a $5 7pm/7:15pm *** @
jul 25 fri A Minor Forest, Mansion
       at Berkeley Art Museum, 2626 Bancroft Way, Berkeley
       a/a $7 5pm/7:30pm ***
jul 25 fri FallRise (Sacramento), Blood Party (cd release), Kryptic Memories,
       Oculus at the Metro, Oakland a/a $12 7pm/8pm # *** @
jul 25 fri Shit Torrent, Separate Knobs, The Knuckles, The Tic Tocs
       at Marquist Tattoo Shop, 3807 San Pablo Ave., Emeryville a/a $5 6pm **
jul 25 fri Kermit Ruffins And The BBQ Swingers, HowellDevine,
       JJ's Brass Boppers at the New Parish, Oakland 18+ $17/$20 8pm/9pm ^ **
jul 25 fri The Autonomics (Portland), Mild Meddle, Dismadre, Mufassa
       at Eli's Mile High Club, Oakland 21+ ** @
jul 25 fri Julianne Hough And Derek Hough at the Warfield, S.F. a/a # **
jul 25 fri Scissors For Lefty, Anaura (cd release), Rio Rio
       at Bottom of the Hill, S.F. a/a $10/$12 8:30pm/9:30pm **
jul 25 fri Hirie, Da Mainland, Animo, Cali-Hi, dj King I-Vier
       at Slim's, S.F. 6+ $13/$16 8pm/9pm **
jul 25 fri Matt Alber, Lou Jane
       at the Great American Music Hall, S.F. 6+ $21 8pm/9pm ** (seated show)
jul 25 fri Titan Ups, Carletta Sue Kay, Dead Ships, dj Kelley Stoltz
       at the Chapel, S.F. a/a $12/$14 8pm/9pm **
jul 25 fri Wander, Bread Club, Matt Pless (N.Y.), cursed Graves (San Diego),
       Strange Bloom at Sub-Missiong Gallery, S.F. a/a $7 8pm ** @
jul 25 fri The Midnight Pine, Oceanography
       at the DNA Lounge, S.F. a/a $8/$10 8pm/8:30pm **
jul 25 fri Gems, Seatraffic
       at the Brick and Mortar, S.F. 18+ $10/$12 8pm/9pm **
jul 25 fri Life Stinks, Hank Wood And The Hammerheads (N.Y.), Bad Daddies,
       Quaaludes, Violence Creeps, Blazing Eyes
       at the Hemlock, S.F. 21+ $8 6pm **
jul 25 fri Au Revoir Simone, Haerts at the Independent, S.F. 21+ **
jul 25 fri Ovvl, Mondo Drag, Banquet, Male Bondage (Indianapolis, IN)
       at thee Parkside, S.F. 21+ $7 9pm/9:30pm ***
jul 25 fri Kastle, Eliot Lipp, Lindsay Lowend, Falcons B2b Hoodboi, D33J,
       Penthouse Penthouse, Bleep Bloop, Blapdeli, Chiller Whale
       at 1015 Folsom, S.F. 21+ $15 ** (EDM)
jul 25 fri Babes at the Hotel Utah, S.F. 21+ **
jul 25 fri Patchy Sanders, Sound Of Sirens
       at Studio 55 Marin, San Rafael a/a $15-$18 8pm **
jul 25 fri Exmortus, Thought Vomit, VX36, Refuge, Sepulchre, Trecelence
       at the Phoenix Theater, Petaluma a/a $10/$13 8pm *** @
jul 25 fri Random Chaos (final show), Olde Smoke, Brain Fragment (L.A.)
       at the Red Hat, Concord 21+ $5 8:30pm **
jul 25 fri Creative Adult, Wallflower (Fresno), Connoisseur, Bedrucken,
       First World Problems at the Rock Shop, San Jose a/a $7 7pm *** @
jul 25 fri Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo, Rick Springfield
       at the Mountain Winery, Saratoga a/a # ***
jul 25 fri Hurricane Roses, Rin Tin Tiger
       at the Blank Club, San Jose 21+ $10 8pm/9pm **
jul 25 fri Druglords Of The Avenue, The Backstabbers, Skandalism,
       Heroes At Gunpoint at the Caravan Lounge, San Jose 21+ free 8pm/9pm ** @
jul 25 fri Gregg Rolie (from Santana)
       at the Beach Boardwalk, Santa Cruz a/a free 6:30pm and 8:30pm **
jul 25 fri The Inciters, Lisa Valentine And the Unloveables
       at the Crepe Place, Santa Cruz a/a $10 9pm ** @
jul 25 fri Taj He Spitz, Lil Rue, Beeda Weeda, HD
       at the Catalyst Atrium, Santa Cruz 16+ $20/$25 8:30pm/9pm # **
jul 25 fri Soulja Boy, Yung Von, Boddy Hooper, R Dot Carter, Aye Tee, K Hawk
       at the Ace of Spades, Sacramento a/a $18 6:30pm **
jul 25 fri Hot Buttered Rum, Sean Lehe, The Family Practice
       at Harlow's, Sacramento 21+ $15/$18 9pm/10pm **
jul 25 fri Journey, Steve Miller Band
       at the Amphitheater, 2677 Forty Mile Road, Marysville a/a # ***
jul 25 fri Anthrax, Living Colour, Corey Taylor
       at Thunder Valley Casino, 1200 Athens Avenue, Lincoln 18+ # *** (seated)
jul 25 fri Motley Crue, Alice Cooper
       at Reno Events Center, 300 N Center St., Reno, NV a/a 7pm # ***
jul 25/26  The Neighbourhood, Bad Suns, White Arrows
       at the Fox Theater, Oakland a/a $27.50 8pm # ** (fri sold out)
jul 26 sat Druglords Of The Avenues, Death March, Nihilist Cunt,
       Self-Inflicted Wounds, Los Creepers, Baja Sociedad
       at 924 Gilman Street, Berkeley a/a $10 6:30pm/7pm *** @
       (Jeff Armstrong's Birthday day 1)
jul 26 sat Doperunner (Denver, CO), Vulva Essers (L.A.), Fiend (Fresno),
       Swamp Wolf (Flagstaff, AZ), L.D.T. (L.A.), Slag, Backstabber, Bob Plant,
       Deras Krig, Ordstro, XHostageX, No Fucks Given, Argentavis, Corporal
       at World Rage Center, 911 35th St., Emeryville a/a $10 3pm *** @
       (Myk Arthur Benefit Memorial - Fuck Your Life Fest)
jul 26 sat Yob, Black Cobra, Augurs at the Metro, Oakalnd a/a $12 8pm # *** @
jul 26 sat La Fin Absolute Du Monde, Victoria And The Vaudevillians, Unwoman,
       Sorrow Church at the Uptown, Oakland 21+ $10 9pm **
jul 26 sat Hank Wood & The Hammerheads, Lecherous Gaze, Reckless, Stay Scared,
       Dirt Flood, Blazing Eye, Catastrophe
       at Eli's Mile High Club, Oakland 21+ *** @
       (Sam Vincent Foundation Benefit)
jul 26 sat Once And Future Band, White Manna (Eureka), The Love Dimension,
       visuals, lights, vintage and vinyl
       at the Night Light, Oakland 21+ $10 9pm ** (Art Void III)
jul 26 sat The Purple Ones (tribute), The Goldenhearts,
       Phone Sex Operators, dj Rockin at Slim's, S.F. 6+ $16/$20 8pm/9pm **
jul 26 sat The Dustbowl Revival (live album recording), The Record Company
       at the Great American Music Hall, S.F. 6+ $16/$18 8pm/9pm **
jul 26 sat Johnathan Rice, Sandy's, Pearl Charles And The Pipes Canyon Band
       at the Chapel, S.F. a/a $15 8pm/9pm **
jul 26 sat Soulfly at the Fillmore, S.F. a/a $22.50 8pm/9pm # ***
jul 26 sat Matt Pryor, What's Eating Gilbert, The Josh Berwanger Band
       at the Bottom of the Hill, S.F. a/a $12/$14 8pm/9pm ***
jul 26 sat Kermit Ruffins And The BBQ Swingers, Andre Thierry
       at the Brick and Mortar, S.F. 18+ $20/$25 8pm/9pm **
jul 26 sat M.O.T.O., Sharp Objects, The Boars
       at the Hemlock, S.F. 21+ $8 9pm **
jul 26 sat Stu Tails, Dewey & The Peoples, Among Criminals
       at Neck of the Woods, S.F. 21+ $5/$7 9pm/9:30pm **
jul 26 sat Voodoo Glow Skulls, La Plebe, Monkey
       at thee Parkside, S.F. 21+ $12 9pm *** @
jul 26 sat The Dead Westerns at the Riptide, S.F. 21+ free 9pm/9:30pm **
jul 26 sat New God (Baltimore) at the Hotel Utah, S.F. 21+ **
jul 26 sat Party Force, White Barons, High & Tight
       at Bender's, S.F. 21+ $5-$100 sliding scale 9pm/10pm **
       (Benefit for Barry Ward)
jul 26 sat Diego's Umbrella at Marin JCC, 200 North San Pedro Road, San Rafael
       a/a $22/$25 (17 and under free) 6:15pm/7pm **
jul 26 sat Colours Of Autumn, Suicidal Justice, Hudak And The Masterclaw,
       Mental Conflict at the Phoenix Theater, Petaluma a/a $8 7:30pm/8pm ***
jul 26 sat Petty Theft (4pm), Fast Times 80's, Bohemian Highway
       at First & B Streets, Benicia a/a $10 11am ** (Waterfront Fest)
jul 26 sat Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Bad Jones
       at the Uptown Theater, Napa 21+ $35/$45 8pm **
jul 26 sat Margaret The King at San Pedro Square Market, San Jose a/a free **
jul 26 sat Verbal Abuse, Sad Boy Sinister, Zero Bull Shit, The Backstabbers
       at the Rock Shop, San Jose a/a $5 7pm *** @
jul 26 sat Journey, Steve Miller Band, Tower Of Power
       at Shoreline Amphitheater, Mountain View a/a $151-$40 5pm/6:45pm # ***
jul 26 sat Don McLean, Judy Collins at the Mountain Winery, Saratoga a/a # ***
jul 26 sat Revri at the Caravan Lounge, San Jose 21+ free 9pm/10pm **
jul 26 sat Big Medicine Head, Murray
       at the Crepe Place, Santa Cruz a/a $10 9pm **
jul 26 sat The Holdup at the Catalyst, Santa Cruz 16+ $16/$20 7pm/8pm # **
jul 26 sat Stellar Corpses
       at the Catalyst Atrium, Santa Cruz 16+ $8/$12 8:30pm/9pm # ***
jul 26 sat Tainted Love at Harlow's, Sacramento 21+ $15/$18 9pm/10pm **
jul 27 sun Voodoo Glow Skulls, Left Alone, The Interrupters,
       Jokes For Feelings, The Skunkadelics
       at 924 Gilman Street, Berkeley a/a $12 4:30pm/5pm *** @
       (Jeff Armstrong's Birthday day 2)
jul 27 sun Brain Fragment (L.A.), World Of Shit, Skin n Bonez,
       Enemigo (San Jose), Penguin
       at the Pink String, 8th & Campbell, W. Oakland a/a donation 5pm/6pm ** @
jul 27 sun Apocalypse Now, Shadow House, NunHex, Side Effects, Pig DNA
       at Moco Gallery, 371 17th Street, Oakland a/a $7 8pm ** @
jul 27 sun Hamartia, Sounjineer, Metalhook, A Bao A Que, Clumsy Concentration,
       The Jawbone Club, Julian Brooks, Babieeeeeeeees, Tuc Tuc,
       Daniel Pollman, Garrows Dad, Gambo, Big Tits, bake sale
       at Cloud 9, 1320 9th St., Berkeley a/a donation 5:30pm/7pm **
jul 27 sun Petty Theft (3:30pm - tribute)
       at Park Street Art & Wine Faire, Alameda a/a free 10am **
jul 27 sun Blacktop Tragedy, Flak-Bait at Fireside Lounge, Alameda 21+ $3 **
jul 27 sun Dore Alley Street Fair, S.F. ?/? noon
jul 27 sun The Clientele, The Tyde, Matt Kivel, dj Andy Cabic
       at the Chapel, S.F. a/a $17 7pm/8pm **
jul 27 sun Alabaster And The Original Bastards, Colonel Jimmy And The Blackfish
       at thee Parkside, S.F. a/a free 11am/4pm **
jul 27 sun Balm at Honey Hive Gallery, 4117 Judah Street, S.F. a/a **
jul 27 sun The St. Valentinez, Fowler
       at the Bottom of the Hill, S.F. a/a $12 6:30pm/7pm **
jul 27 sun Magicks, Pixel Memory, Metal Mother
       at the Brick and Mortar, S.F. 18+ $5/$8 8pm/9pm **
jul 27 sun Catapult The Dead, Sea Of Bones (New Haven, CT), Intact
       at the Hemlock, S.F. 21+ $7 5pm/5:30pm ** (early show)
jul 27 sun Sea Of Bones at the Hemlock, S.F. 21+ $7 8:30pm **
jul 27 sun Sly & Robbie at the Independent, S.F. 21+ **
jul 27 sun Tortilla Soup, The Kevin Russell Band, House Of Floyd
       at First & B Streets, Benicia a/a $10 11am ** (Waterfront Fest)
jul 27 sun BroDaddy (4:30pm), The Copper Tones, dj Sid Presley
       at the Surf Spot, 4627 Coast Highway, Pacifica ?/? 1pm **
jul 27 sun Santana With Salvador Santana
       at Shoreline, Mountain View a/a $156-$32 7pm/8pm # ***
jul 27 sun Bret Michaels at the Mountain Winery, Saratoga a/a # **
jul 27 sun Grmln, Same Difference
       at the Crepe Place, Santa Cruz a/a $8 9pm **
jul 27 sun Castle, The Bad Light, Drevmers, Time Panther
       at the Catalyst Atrium, Santa Cruz 21+ $7 8pm/8:30pm # **
jul 27 sun Soulfly, Damage Over Time, Conceived In Chaos
       at the Ace of Spades, Sacramento a/a $18 6:30pm ***
jul 27 sun The Flesh Hammers, The Gashers, Backseat Lovers, Boomrang Kids
       at Blue Lamp Lounge, 1400 Alhambra Blvd., Sacramento 21+ $5 8pm/9pm ** @
jul 28 mon Andrew Jackson Jihad, Hard Girls, Dogbreth
       at Slim's, S.F. 6+ $16 7pm/8pm ** $
jul 28 mon Wolfmother at the Fillmore, S.F. a/a $29.50 9pm/10pm # **
jul 28 mon Undergang (Denmark), Vastum, Trepanation (Seattle),
       Astraes Pestis (Seattle) at the Knockout, S.F. 21+ $8 8pm *** @
jul 28 mon Castle, Slough Feg, Hornss, dj Lady Of The Dark Star
       at the Bottom of the Hill, S.F. 21+ $10 8:30pm/9pm ** @ (Liz's Birthday)
jul 28 mon Un Chien (TX), Feather Bright, Wicked Winds
       at the Elbo Room, S.F. 21+ $6 9pm **
jul 28 mon Foreigner at the Mountain Winery, Saratoga a/a # ***
jul 28 mon Kevin Gates, Chevy Woods
       at the Catalyst Atrium, Santa Cruz 16+ $15/$18 8:30pm/9pm # **
jul 28/29  Shabazz Palaces, dj Heylove (mon), Gamera (tue)
       at the New Parish, Oakland 18+ $20 8pm/9pm ^ **
jul 29 tue Silver Shadows, Styrofoam Sanchez, Waxy Tomb, Healers (tape release)
       at the Church, 24th at Linden Street, Oakland a/a donation 8pm ** @
jul 29 tue The Deceptives (Olympia), Jedi Scum
       at Eli's Mile High Club, Oakland 21+ **
jul 29 tue Dub Thompson, All Your Sisters
       at Bottom of the Hill, S.F. a/a $10 8:30pm/9pm **
jul 29 tue Hundred Waters at the Independent, S.F. 21+ **
jul 29 tue Hellfire, Night Demon (Ventura), Iron Kingdom (Surrey, BC, Canada),
       Midnight Chaser, dj Clza at the Knockout, S.F. 21+ $7 8:30pm/9:30pm ** @
jul 29 tue Journey, Steve Miller Band, Tower Of Power
       at the Pavilion, Concord a/a $154/$40 5pm/6:45pm # ***
jul 29 tue Andrew Jackson Jihad, Hard Girls, Dogbreth
       at Rio Theater, 1205 Soquel, Santa Cruz a/a $12/$15 7:30pm **
jul 29 tue Motley Crue, Alice Cooper
       at the Amphitheatre, 2677 Forty Mile Road, Wheatland a/a # ***
jul 29 tue cancelled:  Brasil, Sealion at the Hemlock, S.F.
jul 30 wed Emily's Army (record release)
       at 1-2-3-4 Go! Records, Oaland a/a 7pm *** @
jul 30 wed Kevin Gates, Chevy Woods
       at the New Parish, Oakland 18+ $15/$20 9pm ^ **
jul 30 wed Skandalism, The Sound Waves, The Holophonix, Reishi
       at Eli's Mile High Club, Oakland 21+ ** @ (ska night)
jul 30 wed Stooges Brass Band at the Chapel, S.F. a/a $18/$20 8pm/9pm **
jul 30 wed Everyone Is Dirty, Mall Walk
       at the Rickshaw Stop, S.F. a/a $10 8pm **
jul 30 wed Beast Fiend, The Lonely Revolts, Karate In The Garage (L.A.),
       Absolutely Yes at Sub-Mission Gallery, S.F. a/a $5 9pm ** @
jul 30 wed Unconditional Arms, King Woman, Whatfunlifewas
       at the Brick and Mortar, S.F. 18+ $5/$8 8pm/9pm **
jul 30 wed The Budos Band at the Independent, S.F .21+ $25 7:30pm/8pm **
jul 30 wed Free Salamander Exhibit, Dead Rider, Faun Fables
       at the Bottom of the Hill, S.F. 21+ $12/$14 8:30pm/9pm **
jul 30 wed Ruby Pins, Silver Shadows, Quaaludes Penny Machine
       at the El Rio, S.F. 21+ $7 8pm/9pm **
jul 30 wed Exhausted Prayer (L.A.), Infinite Waste, Cyanic
       at the Hemlock, S.F. 21+ $7 8:30pm ** @
jul 30 wed Fleec, Michael And the Strange Land, Ultra Light, Baus
       at the Elbo Room, S.F. 21+ $6 9pm ** @
jul 30 wed Arcade Fire, Devo, Dan Deacon
       at Shoreline Amphitheater, Mountain View a/a $71-$31 6pm/7:30pm # *** @
jul 30 wed An Atomic Whirl, Sealion, War Party
       at the Blank Club, San Jose 21+ free 8pm/9pm **
jul 30 wed The Evangenitals, Unpoppable
       at the Crepe Place, Santa Cruz a/a $10 9pm **
jul 30 wed Swon Brothers, Cripple Creek
       at the Ace of Spades, Sacramento a/a $15 7pm **
jul 30 wed Guero, Liana Moore, Pine Street Ramblers
       at Harlow's, Sacramento 21+ $8 7pm/8pm **
jul 30 wed Journey at Outdoor Arena, Harveys, Lake Tahoe ?/? ***
jul 31 thr Spraynard, Colossal Wrecks, Leer, Happy Driving
       at 1-2-3-4 Go! Records, Oakland a/a $10 7pm ***
jul 31 thr Mike Stud, IamG at the New Parish, Oakland a/a $12/$15 8pm/9pm ^ **
jul 31 thr Skinny & D8ch at the Uptown, Oakland 21+ $10 9pm ** (hip-hop)
jul 31 thr Spellcaster, Midnight Chaser, Hellfire, Hysteria
       at Eli's Mile High Club, Oakland 21+ ** @
jul 31 thr Jay Brannan, Terra Naomi, Becca Richardson
       at Bottom of the Hill, S.F. a/a $14 8:30pm/9pm **
jul 31 thr Reverend Peyton's Big Damn Band, The Pine Box Boys
       at the Chapel, S.F. a/a $12/$15 8pm/9pm **
jul 31 thr Cynthia Lin And The Blue Moon All Stars, Dirty Boots, dj Shy Shonnie
       at the DNA Lounge, S.F. a/a $10/$15 8pm/8:30pm **
jul 31 thr Miniature Tigers, Holychild, The Griswolds
       at the Rickshaw Stop, S.F. 18+ $15/$17 8pm *** $
jul 31 thr Saint Motel, Say Say, Spooky Mansion
       at the Brick and Mortar, S.F. 18+ $10/$12 8pm/9pm ***
jul 31 thr Adam Widener, Those Howlings (Austin, TX), Jet Trash
       at the Hemlock, S.F. 21+ $6 8:30pm **
jul 31 thr Rustie at the Independent, S.F. 21+ **
jul 31 thr Chicago, REO Speedwagon at the Pavilion, Concord a/a $99-$30 # ***
jul 31 thr Prince Royce
       at the Event Center, 290 S 7th Street, San Jose State a/a # **
jul 31 thr Dierks Bentley, Chris Young, Chase Rice, Jon Pardi
       at Shoreline, Mountain View a/a $54-$30 5:30pm/7pm # ***
jul 31 thr Taj Mahal Trio, John Hiatt & The Combo
       at Montalvo Arts Center, Saratoga a/a $95-$40 6pm/7:30pm **
jul 31 thr Miss Tess And The Talkbacks, Miss Lonely
       at the Crepe Place, Santa Cruz a/a $10 9pm **
jul 31 thr Xlu Xlu, Circuit Des Yeux
       at the Catalyst Atrium, Santa Cruz 21+ $12/$15 8pm/8:30pm ***
jul 31 thr Mania (tribute)
       at El Dorado Hills Town Center, 4364 Town Center Blvd., El Dorado Hills
       a/a free 6:30pm **
jul 31 thr B Side Players, Riotmaker
       at Harlow's, Sacramento 21+ $12/$15 7pm/8pm **
aug  1 fri Survay Says, The Last Slice, The A-Oks, Be Like Max,
       Skandalism, Rendezvous
       at 924 Gilman Street, Berkeley a/a $12 7pm/8pm *** @ (ska)
aug  1 fri Undergang (Denmark), Trepanation (WA), Astraes Pestis (WA),
       Apocryphon, Scolex, Rude
       at Eli's Mile High Club, Oakland 21+ $8 6:30pm *** @
aug  1 fri Future Twin, the Saint Ides, Kitten Grenade, Yogurt Brain
       at the Uptown, Oakland 21+ free 6pm/9pm **
aug  1 fri Time Crashers (Las Vegas, NV), Common Human Traits,
       Galaga: The Movie, Under 15 Seconds
       at the Stork Club, Oakland 21+ free 5pm/5:30pm ** @ (1st Friday show)
aug  1 fri Real Estate at the Fillmore, S.F. a/a $22.50 8pm/10pm # ***
aug  1 fri Foxy Shazam, Stop Light Observations, Mystic Knights Of The Cobra
       at Slim's, S.F. 6+ $16/$19 8pm/9pm **
aug  1 fri Sila, Native Elements, Sambaxe
       at the Chapel, S.F. a/a $17/$20 8pm/9pm **
aug  1 fri Papa Bear And The Easy Love, The Collective CA, Mike Pinette,
       Michael Musgrove, Graham Patzner, Rachel Lark, Trevor Bahnson,
       Lisa Donnelly, Patchy Sanders
       at the Great American Music Hall, S.F. 6+ $16/$18 8pm/9pm **
aug  1 fri Xlu Xlu, Circuit Des Yeux, Father Murphy (Italy)
       at the Bottom of the Hill, S.F. a/a $12/$14 8:30pm/9:30pm ***
aug  1 fri Mad Noise at the Red Poppy Art House, 2698 Folsom St. at 23rd., S.F.
       a/a $10-$15 7pm/7:30pm **
aug  1 fri El Elle, Dot Punto, Ishi, The Y Axes
       at the DNA Lounge, S.F. a/a $8/$10 8pm/8:30pm **
aug  1 fri Omar Souleyman at the Independent, S.F. 21+ **
aug  1 fri Soft Bombs, The Moore Bros., The Rabbles
       at the Hemlock, S.F. 21+ $8 9pm **
aug  1 fri Aan (Portland, OR), Yassou Benedict (N.Y.), Nathan Blaz (dj set)
       at the Milk Bar, S.F. 21+ $8/$10 8:30pm **
aug  1 fri Cash'd Out, The Mosswoods
       at the Brick and Mortar, S.F. 21+ $12/$15 8pm/9pm **
aug  1 fri Lucia Comnes at Studio 55 Marin, San Rafael a/a $15-$18/$20 8pm **
aug  1 fri In School, flesh World, Pig DNA, Bascom
       at House of the Dead Rat, San Jose a/a $5 6:30pm ** @
aug  1 fri The Beach Boys at the Mountain Winery, Saratoga a/a # ***
aug  1 fri Talky Tina, Bibles & Hand Grenades,
       Them Slack Jawed Sons Of Bitches, dj Frank
       at the Blank Club, San Jose 21+ $8 8pm/9pm **
aug  1 fri Lyken21 (N.J.) at the Caravan Lounge, San Jose 21+ free 9pm/10pm **
aug  1 fri Y&T at Beach Boardwalk, Santa Cruz a/a free 6:30pm and 8:30pm ***
aug  1 fri Transoceana, Urban Theory
       at the Crepe Place, Santa Cruz a/a $8 9pm **
aug  1 fri Mike Stud, Vokab Kompany, IamG, Cody Brazil, Futuristic
       at the Catalyst Atrium, Santa Cruz 16+ $14-$50 8:30pm/9pm # ***
aug  1 fri Jon Pardi, Joey Hyde at the Ace of Spades, Sacramento a/a $18 7pm **
aug  1/2   Tainted Love, Petty Theft (fri), Super Huey (sat)
       at Bimbo's 365 Club, S.F. 21+ $25 8pm/9pm **
aug  2 sat Them Creatures, Tides, The Unending Thread, Build Them To Break,
       Wreck Department at 924 Gilman Street, Berkeley a/a $8 7pm/8pm *** @
aug  2 sat In School, Pig DNA, Apriori, First World Problems
       at World Rage Center, 911 35th St. & Market, Emeryville a/a $6 8pm ** @
aug  2 sat Alabama Mike, Twice As Good, Babs Caravan Of Allstars,
       Tommy Castro And The Painkillers, art, dance, speakers
       at Art & Soul, Downtown Oakland a/a $10 noon ** (blues)
aug  2 sat New Edition, Joe & The World Famous Rick And Russ Show
       at the Arena, Oakland a/a # **
aug  2 sat Cosmic Gate, Andrew Rayel
       at the Fox Theater, Oakland a/a $38.50/$42.50 7:30pm # **
aug  2 sat Dangermaker, Sticky Valentines, The Wearies, Modern Kicks
       at the Stork Club, Oakland 21+ 9pm **
aug  2 sat Zepparella, Michael Lee Firkins at Slim's, S.F. 6+ $18 8pm/9pm **
aug  2 sat Echo & The Bunnymen at the Regency Ballroom, S.F. a/a 9pm # ***
aug  2 sat Ceremony at the Rickshaw Stop, S.F. a/a $12 8pm ***
aug  2 sat Hamilton Leithauser, Avid Dancer
       at the Chapel, S.F. a/a $25/$28 8pm/9pm **
aug  2 sat McRad, Drunk Injuns, Free Beer, Motorhome
       at Bottom of the Hill, S.F. 18+ $15/$18 8:30pm/9pm *** @
aug  2 sat Ed Motta at the Brick and Mortar, S.F. 18+ $15/$18 8pm/9pm **
aug  2 sat The Loudmouths, Slouching Stars, Society Dog,
       Exploding Castro Cigars, We Could Be Friends, Raging Malcontents,
       Off The Grid (Hilo HI), Uke Band, Peddlers, David Nudelman (solo)
       at the Hemlock, S.F. 21+ $10 6pm *** @ (Rotfest)
aug  2 sat Trainwreck Riders, The Pine Hill Haints (Auburn, Alabama),
       Zealous Doxy (Leeds, England), Sean Solow (solo)
       at thee Parkside, S.F. 21+ $8 9pm/9:30pm **
aug  2 sat The Copper Tones at the Riptide, S.F. 21+ free 9pm/9:30pm **
aug  2 sat Thee Merry Widows, Swamp Angel, burlesque acts
       at Bender's, S.F. 21+ $5 9pm/10pm **
aug  2 sat The Good Luck Thrift Store Outfit
       at Marin JCC, 200 North San Pedro Road, San Rafael
       a/a $22/$25 (17 and under free) 6:15pm/7pm **
aug  2 sat Galactic, the Mother Hips, Brokedown In Bakersfield,
       Sister Sparrow & The Dirty Birds, David Luning, T Sisters,
       Andre Thierry & Zydeco Magic, Adam theis & Jazz Mafia,
       The Highway Poets, The Pine Needles, The Market Farmers Band, Iriefuse,
       Levi Lloyd & The 501 Band, Ariel Garcia
       at the Petaluma Music Festival, 175 Fairgrounds Drive, Petaluma
       a/a $40 ($85 vip) noon ***
aug  2 sat Real Estate at Gundlach Bundschu Winery, 2000 Denmark St., Sonoma
       a/a $40 6pm/7:30pm ***
aug  2 The Ferments, Kushgrinder, Scully (Santa Cruz), Gardens (Salinas),
       Machetaso Profano (Portland) at the Rock Shop, San Jose a/a $2-$4 ** @
aug  2 sat Boston, The Doobie Brothers, John Kay & Steppenwolf
       at Shoreline, Mountain View a/a $106-$31 5:30pm/7pm # *** (Bonebash)
aug  2 sat Austin Mahone, The Vamps, Fifth Harmony, Shawn Mendes
       at Event Center, 290 S. 7th St., San Jose State a/a # ***
aug  2 sat Andrew Bird & The Hands Of Glory
       at the Mountain Winery, Saratoga a/a # **
aug  2 sat Dead Souls (tribute), Reptile House, Spellbound
       at the Blank Club, San Jose 21+ $10 8pm/9pm **
aug  2 sat Total Badass at the Caravan Lounge, San Jose 21+ free 9pm/10pm **
aug  2 sat Snap (covers)
       at Seabright Brewery, 519 Seabright Ave. #107, Santa Cruz a/a **
aug  2 sat Patch Sanders, Marya Stark, Kendra McKinley
       at the Crepe Place, Santa Cruz a/a $10 9pm **
aug  2 sat Gentleman And The Evolution, Thrive
       at the Catalyst, Santa Cruz 16+ $28/$32 8pm/9pm # **
aug  2 sat Mihkal, The Coo Coo Birds, Humanimal
       at the Catalyst Atrium, Santa Cruz 21+ $10 8:30pm/9pm # **
aug  2 sat The Beach Boys
       at the Silver Legacy Casino, 407 N. Virginia Street, Reno NV 18+ 8pm ***
aug  2 sat Xlu Xlu, Circuit Des Yeux at Jambalaya, 915 H Street, Arcata 21+ ***
aug  3 sun Five Tempting Men, Dazz Band, Rose Royce, Lakeside,
       Ensemble Mik Nawooj, Jennifer Johns, Alta California,
       Pacific Mambo Orchestra, art, dance, speakers
       at Art & Soul, Downtown Oakland a/a $10 noon ** (funk & latin)
aug  3 sun Axwell at the Craneway Pavilion, 1414 Harbour Way, Richmond
       a/a $30/$50 7pm/8pm # **
aug  3 sun Scale The Summit, Glass Cloud, Erra, Reflections, Monuments, Aethere
       at the Metro, Oakland a/a $13 6pm # *** @ (was at thee Parkside)
aug  3 sun Gentleman And The Evolution
       at the New Parish, Oakland 18+ $25/$30 10pm ^ **
aug  3 sun Grendel, Ludivico Technique, Mechanical Vein,
       dj Electronic Commando, dj Decay
       at the DNA Lounge, S.F. a/a $12/$15 8pm/8:30pm **
aug  3 sun Melvin Seals & JGB (3:30pm), Stu Allen & Mars Hotel,
       Tea Leaf Trio, Josh Mcintosh
       at Jerry Garcia Amphitheater, McLaren Park, S.F.
       a/a 11am/11:15pm # ** (Jerry Day)
aug  3 sun All For Patricia, iFire, Dark Satellite
       at the Brick and Mortar, S.F. 18+ $5/$8 8pm/9pm **
aug  3 sun Third World, See-I at the Independent, S.F. 21+ **
aug  3 sun Sweet Ghosts, The Human Condition
       at the Hemlock, S.F. 21+ $7 8:30pm **
aug  3 sun Sick Tones, Dyer, The Skyriders, Arash Sheikh
       at Milk, 1840 Haight Street, S.F. 21+ 6:30pm **
aug  3 sun Kilaueas (Germany), Threesome (Serbia), Frankie And The Pool Boys,
       dj Sid Presley at the Surf Spot, 4627 Coast Highway, Pacifica
       ?/? (probably a/a) $10 noon/2pm ** (KFJC - Surf)
aug  3 sun Creedence Clearwater Revisited, Robert Randolph & The Family Band
       at the Mountain Winery, Saratoga a/a # **
aug  3 sun Real Estate, Corey Cunningham
       at the Catalyst Atrium, Santa Cruz 16+ $22/$25 8pm/9pm # ***
aug  3 sun Bad Suns, Kiev at Harlow's, Sacramento 21+ $10/$12 7pm/8pm **
aug  3 sun Boston at Outdoor Arena, Harveys, Lake Tahoe ?/? ***
aug  4 mon Sea Of Shit, Slag, Terror Cell Unit
       at 1-2-3-4 Go! Records, Oakland a/a 7pm **
aug  4 mon Primitive Man (CO), Hexis (Denmark), Plague Widow, Augurs
       at Sub-Mission Gallery, S.F. a/a 7pm *** @
aug  4 mon Prom Body, Banshee Boardwalk, Union Pacific, Numb Bats
       at the Brick and Mortar, S.F. 18+ $5 8pm/9pm **
aug  4 mon Hurry Up Shotgun, Songs For Snakes, Skinaffect
       at the Elbo Room, S.F. 21+ $7 9pm ** @
aug  4 mon Bad Suns, Kiev at the Independent, S.F. 21+ **
aug  4 mon Foxygen
       at Lagunitas Brewing Company, 1280 N. McDowell Blvd., Petaluma ?/? **
aug  4 mon Nickel Creek at the Mountain Winery, Saratoga a/a # ***
aug  4 mon Real Estate at Harlow's, Sacramento 21+ $18/$20 7pm/8pm ***
aug  5 tue Primitive Man, Hexis, Negative Standards, Abstracter
       at the First Church of the Buzzard, 2601 Adeline, Oakland a/a *** @
aug  5 tue Balms at the Night Light, Oakland 21+ **
aug  5 tue Our Last Night, Set If Off, Heartist
       at the Bottom of the Hill, S.F. a/a $12/$14 8pm/8:30pm *** @
aug  5 tue The Bilinda Butchers, Be Calm Honcho, Banta, dj Wilson Zheng
       at the Brick and Mortar, S.F. 18+ free 8pm/9pm **
aug  5 tue Clap Your Hands Say Yeah, Stagnant Pools
       at the Independent, S.F. 21+ ***
aug  5 tue Dancer, Blank Pages (Berlin, Germany), So What, Dirty Denim,
       dj Lightnin' Jeff G. at the Knockout, S.F. 21+ $7 8:30pm/9:30pm **
aug  5 tue The Kilaueas (Germany), Threesome (Serbia), Bad Bad, dj Sid Presley
       at the Elbo Room, S.F. 21+ $8 9pm *** (surf)
aug  5 tue Michael McDonald, Toto at the Mountain Winery, Saratoga a/a # **
aug  5/6   Beyonce, Jay Z
       at S.F. Giants Ball Park, S.F. a/a $256-$41 6pm/8pm # *** (tue sold out)
aug  6 wed Francisca Valenzuela
       at the New Parish, Oakland 18+ $10/$12 7pm/8pm ^ **
aug  6 wed Toyota War, The Lucky Eejits, Divisions, full On Dweeb
       at the Uptown, Oakland 21+ free 8pm **
aug  6 wed The Good Life, Big Harp at the Chapel, S.F. a/a $15 7pm/8pm **
aug  6 wed Air Traffic Controller, the Tragic thrills, Fever Charm
       at the Bottom of the Hill, S.F. a/a $10/$12 8:30pm/9pm **
aug  6 wed Wild Moth, Scraper, Blood Sister
       at the Brick and Mortar, S.F. 18+ $7 8pm/9pm ** @
aug  6 wed Emerson Hart & Tony Lucca at Yoshi's, S.F. 21+ $22/$24 8pm **
aug  6 wed Yonatan Gat (N.Y.C.), Andy Human & The Reptoids, Queen Crescent
       at the Hemlock, S.F. 21+ $8/$10 8:30pm/9pm **
aug  6 wed Girls With Guns, Bite, Dick And Jane, Bay Area Vixens
       at the Knockout, s.F. 21+ $7 9pm **
aug  6 wed !Aparato!, Phillip Anderson's Slam Nancy, The Eh Meh Ceh Project
       at the Blank Club, San Jose 21+ free 8pm/9pm **
aug  6 wed Phora, Locksmith, Jeff Turner
       at the Catalyst Atrium, Santa Cruz 16+ $16/$35 8:30pm/9pm # **
aug  6 wed Tony Bennett at Wente Vineyards, 5565 Tesla Road, Livermore a/a ***
aug  7 thr Shinobu, Sidekicks, Sundials, Dowsing
       at 1-2-3-4 Go! Records, Oaland a/a 7pm **
aug  7 thr Glen Hansard, Sean Hayes
       at the Fox Theater, Oakland a/a $35 8pm # **
aug  7 thr Shotgun Hodown, Girl Fry, Lucabrazzi, the Chemtrails
       at the Stork Club, Oakland 21+ $5 8pm **
aug  7 thr Plebian Grandstand (France), Reproacher (Wyoming), Your Enemy,
       No Limbs, Argentavis (Santa Rosa), Backstabber
       at the Legionnaire, 2272 Telegraph Ave., Oakland 21+ $5 8pm/8:30pm ** @
aug  7 thr Wild Cub, Grizfolk
       at the Great American Music Hall, S.F. 6+ $16 8pm/9pm **
aug  7 thr RX Bandits, The Dear Hunter, From Indian Lakes
       at the Fillmore, S.F. a/a $22.50 7pm/8pm # ***
aug  7 thr Goodnight Texas, Strage Vine, Ghost And Gale
       at the Chapel, S.F. a/a $15 8pm/9pm **
aug  7 thr The Body Rampant, Idlehands, Belle Noire, The Soonest
       at the DNA Lounge, S.F. a/a $8/$10 8pm/8:30pm **
aug  7 thr Those Darlins, Diarrhea Planet (Nashville, TN), Jesus Sons
       at the Brick and Mortar, S.F. 18+ $12/$15 8pm/9pm **
aug  7 thr Coo Coo Birds, The Singles, Wag
       at thee Parkside, S.F. 21+ $8 9pm ***
aug  7 thr Ian Fays, Happy Otherwise at the Hemlock, S.F. 21+ $7 8:30pm **
aug  7 thr Drenge, Wax Witches
       at the Bottom of the Hill, S.F. 21+ $10 8:30pm/9pm **
aug  7 thr Meat Market, Michael & The Strange Land, Pogo Ono
       at the Eagle Tavern, S.F. 21+ $7 8:30pm/9:30pm **
aug  7 thr New Monsoon
       at City Winery, 1030 Main Street, Napa a/a $30-$20 6pm/8pm **
aug  7 thr Sarah Brightman at the Mountain Winery, Saratoga a/a # **
aug  7 thr Foxygen at Gundlach Bundschu Winery, 2000 Denmark St., Sonoma
       a/a $37.50 6pm/7:30pm ***
aug  7 thr The Chop Tops, The Highway Murderers, The Swillbillys,
       The Atomic Aces, The Infirmities
       at the Catalyst Atrium, Santa Cruz ?/? $10 8pm/8:30pm ***
aug  7 thr Chainsmokers, Max Styler
       at the Catalyst, Santa Cruz 18+ $20/$35 8pm # **
aug  7 thr Snarky Puppy at Harlow's, Sacramento 21+ 7pm/8pm **
aug  7 thr Cash Prophets (tribute)
       at El Dorado Hills Town Center, 4364 Town Center Blvd., El Dorado Hills
       a/a free 6:30pm **
aug  8 fri The Re-Volts, Great apes, Falcon A!, the Bombpops, Heartless Fol
       at 924 Gilman Street, Berkeley a/a $8 7pm/8pm *** @
aug  8 fri Aceyalone, Myka 9, Self Jupiter, P.E.A.C.E.,
       dj Kiilu at the New Parish, Oakland 18+ $12/$15 8pm/9pm ^ **
aug  8 fri Civil War Rust, The Bombpops (L.A.)
       at the Stork Club, Oakland 21+ $6 9pm ** @
aug  8 fri Crocodiles, Tweens at the Chapel, S.F. a/a $12/$15 8pm/9pm ***
aug  8 fri Karl Denson's Tiny Universe
       at the Fillmore, S.F. a/a $29.50 9pm/10pm *** (jazz/funk sax)
aug  8 fri The Venting Machine, Potential Threat, Mystic Rage, Flesh Assembly
       at Slim's, S.F. 6+ $13 8pm/8:30pm *** @
aug  8 fri Brasil, Cash For Gold, Memory Motel, Grandma's Boyfriend
       at the DNA Lounge, S.F. a/a $10/$12 8pm/8:30pm **
aug  8 fri Jon Cleary, Dredgetown
       at the Brick and Mortar, S.F. 18+ $12/$15 7pm/8pm ** (early show)
aug  8 fri The Soul Rebels
       at the Brick and Mortar, S.F. 18+ $20 9:30pm/10pm ** (late show)
aug  8 fri Black Market Prophets, Absinthe Rose, The Parmesans
       at the Hemlock, S.F. 21+ $7 9pm/9:30pm **
aug  8 fri Early Graves, Theories, Bedrucken
       at thee Parkside, S.F. 21+ $10 9pm *** @
aug  8 fri Polkacide, Black Cat Grave, Pachuco Cadaver (tribute)
       at the Bottom of the Hill, S.F. 21+ $10/$12 8:30pm/9:30pm **
aug  8 fri Joan Rivers
       at the Mountain Winery, Saratoga a/a $35-$75 5:30pm # ***
aug  8 fri Forrest Day, All-City Elite
       at the Blank Club, San Jose 21+ $10 8pm/9pm **
aug  8 fri Starship
       at the Beach Boardwalk, Santa Cruz a/a free 6:30pm and 8:30pm **
aug  8 fri Kuckaw!, The Go Agead at the Crepe Place, Santa Cruz a/a $8 9pm **
aug  8 fri Juicy J, Luke Christopher
       at the Catalyst, Santa Cruz 16+ $35-$125 8pm/9pm # ***
aug  8 fri Acapulco Tropical
       at the Catalyst Atrium, Santa Cruz 21+ $20/$25 8:30pm/9pm # **
aug  8 fri Miranda Lambert, Justin Moore, Thomas Rhett, Jukebox Mafia
       at the Amphitheatre, 2677 Forty Mile Road, Wheatland
       a/a $54-$30 6pm/7:30pm # ***
aug  8 fri Aerosmith, Slash, Myles Kennedy And the Conspirators
       at Harveys, Stateline NV ?/? # ***
aug  8-11  Kanye West, Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers, The Killers,
       Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Arctic Monkeys, Tiesto, Death Cab For Cutie,
       Disclosure, The Flaming Lips, Ray LaMontagne, Spoon, Atmosphere,
       Cut Copy, Tedeschi Trucks Band, Tegan & Sara, Duck Sauce, Haim, Chromeo,
       Ben Howard, Lykke Li, Chvrches, Paolo Nutini, Capital Cities,
       Kacey Musgraves, Local Natives, Jenny Lewis, Grouplove,
       John Butler Trio, Tycho, The Kooks, Sbtrkt,
       Nicki Bluhm And The Gramblers, Boys Noize, Phosphorescent,
       Run The Jewels, Deer Tick, Holy Ghost!, Warpaint, Flume, Lucius,
       Typhoon, Dum Dum Girls, The Soul Rebels, Gold Panda, Christopher Owens,
       Greensky Bluegrass, Bleachers, Big Freedia, Jagwar Ma, Woods, Watsky,
       Nahko And Medicine For The People, Valerie June, Mikal Cronin,
       Imelda May, Vance Joy, The Brothers Comatose, Gardens & Villa,
       Jonathan Wilson, Tumbleweed Wanderers, Givers, Aer, Courtney Barnett,
       Bear Hands, Finish Ticket, The Districts, RayLand Baxter,
       Night Terrors Of 1927, Trails And Ways, Nocona
       at Outside Lands, Golden Gate Park, S.F. a/a $255/$275 # *** (sold out)
aug  9 sat Union 13, Nihilist Cunt, Antisocial, F.U.X., Heavy Hands,
       Let It Burn, Granted Earth, Heroes At Gunpoint, N.M.E., Blank Spots,
       Ridicule, Thares, Losing Teeth, Hellfish
       at 924 Gilman Street, Berkeley a/a $8 4pm/5pm *** @
aug  9 sat Street Eaters, Nerve Beats (Hawaii), Tyrants (Portland), The Blues
       BatMagik Throne Drone at the Boat, Oakland a/a 8pm ** @
aug  9 sat All dogs, Joyride!, Try The Pie, California
       at 1-2-3-4 Go! Records, Oaland a/a 7pm **
aug  9 sat Sweat Lodge at the Legionnaire Saloon, Oakland 21+ **
aug  9 sat Milo Greene, Wild Belle at the Rickshaw Stop, S.F. a/a **
aug  9 sat Big Sam's funky Nation at the Chapel, S.F. a/a $18/$20 8pm/9pm **
aug  9 sat Inc at the Great American Music Hall, S.F. 6+ $15/$18 9pm/10pm **
aug  9 sat Rick Stevens & Love Power, Missin Varrio Project, Adelante
       at Slim's, S.F. 6+ $15/$20 8pm **
aug  9 sat Woods, Steve Gunn, Skygreen Leopards
       at the Brick and Mortar, S.F. 18+ $15 9:30pm/10pm **
aug  9 sat Ex-Cult, Zig Zags, Quaaludes at the Hemlock, S.F. 21+ $10 9pm ** @
aug  9 sat Forrest Day, The Record Highs
       at the Bottom of the Hill, S.F. 21+ $12 8:30pm/9pm **
aug  9 sat City Heat, Mwahaha, Wild Eyes at the El Rio, S.F. 21+ $5 3pm **
aug  9 sat Rank/Xerox, Generation Loss, Silver Shadows
       at the El Rio, S.F. 21+ $8 9pm/10pm ** (late show)
aug  9 sat The Nickel Slots at the Riptide, S.F. 21+ free 9pm/9:30pm **
aug  9 sat Vice Maker at Bender's, S.F. 21+ $5 9pm/10pm **
aug  9 sat Blame Sally at Marin JCC, 200 North San Pedro Road, San Rafael
       a/a $22/$25 (17 and under free) 6:15pm/7pm **
aug  9 sat Mick Foley, Nick Hoffman
       at the Phoenix Theater, Petaluma a/a $25 7pm/8pm *** (seated)
aug  9 sat Miranda Lambert, Justin Moore, Thomas Rhett, Jukebox Mafia
       at Shoreline, Mountain View a/a # ***
aug  9 sat Amos Lee Amy Helm & The Handsome Strangers
       at the Mountain Winery, Saratoga a/a # **
aug  9 sat George Lopez
       at City National Civic, 135 San Carlos Street, San Jose a/a 8pm # **
aug  9 sat Powder Train (reunion)
       at the Caravan Lounge, San Jose 21+ free 9pm/10pm **
aug  9 sat Slow Motion Cowboys at the Crepe Place, Santa Cruz a/a $8 9pm **
aug  9 sat .38 Special, Creedence Clearwater Revisited
       at Thunder Valley Casino, 1200 Athens Avenue, Lincoln 18+ 7pm **
aug  9 sat Chrysalis, Lose Control
       at Jub Jub's Thirst Parlor, 71 S Weels Avenue, Reno NV 21+ **
aug  9/10  Railroad Earth, Zappa Plays Zappa, Rodney Crowell,
       Animal Liberation Orchestra, James McMurtry Band,
       Dead Winter Carpenters, New Monsoon
       at Mountain Sol, Roaring Camp Meadows, Felton a/a noon ***
aug 10 sun Blue Sabbath Black Cheer, Echo Beds, Rust Worship
       at Terminal, 3957 San Leandro Street, Oakland a/a **
aug 10 sun FLESHIES, Underground Railroad To Candyland (San Pedro),
       Lenguas Largas (Tucson, AZ), Treasure Fleet (Chicago),
       White Night (Fullerton), Swing Ding Amigos (Tucson, AZ),
       High Anxiety at Eli's Mile High Club, Oakland 21+ $8 3pm/4pm *** @
aug 10 sun The Gillbillies, Toyota War (Austrailia)
       at Fireside Lounge, Alameda 21+ $3 **
aug 10 sun Us The Duo, Caroline Glaser at Slim's, S.F. 6+ 8pm ** (sold out)
aug 10 sun The Tedtones at the Chapel, S.F. a/a free 8pm **
aug 10 sun Apogee Sound Club, Violence Creeps, Nerve Beats, Tyrants
       at the Hemlock, S.F. 21+ $6 8:30pm *** @
aug 10 sun The Coathangers, Pizza Punx at someplace, Santa Rosa a/a ** @
aug 10 sun Ex-Cult, Zig Zags
       at Arlene Francis Center, 99 Sixth St., Santa Rosa a/a ** @
aug 10 sun Aaron Neville And Dr. John & The Nite Trippers,
       The New Orleans Suspects at the Mountain Winery, Saratoga a/a # **
aug 10 sun Unauthorized Rolling Stones (tribute), Petty Theft (tribute),
       Foreverland (tribute)
       at Hamburger & Hops Music Fest, 100 Aptos Creek Road, Aptos a/a 11am **
aug 10 sun Race To The Bottom, Vanishing Affair, Alex Vincent Band,
       Once An Empire at Harlow's, Sacramento 21+ $10 7pm/8pm **
aug 11 mon Basement, Cloakroom, Creative Adult, Fell To Low
       at Bottom of the Hill, S.F. a/a $12/$14 7pm/7:30pm *** @ (sold out)
aug 11 mon Nonono, Erik Hassle
       at the Great American Music Hall, S.F. 6+ $14 8pm **
aug 11 mon Charm City Devils
       at the Brick and Mortar, S.F. 18+ $10/$12 7:30pm/8:30pm **
aug 11 mon Underground Railroad To Candyland (San Pedro),
       Treasure Fleet (Chicago), Lenguas Largas (Tucson, AZ), Pins Of Light,
       White Night (Fullerton) at the Elbo Room, S.F. 21+ $8 8pm/8:30pm *** @
aug 11 mon Justin Timberlake
       at the Shark Tank, San Jose a/a $200-$50 7pm/8pm # ***
aug 11 mon Smash Mouth, Sugar Ray, Blues Traveler, Uncle Kracker
       at the Mountain Winery, Saratoga a/a # ***
aug 11 mon I Declare War, Oceano, The Last Ten Seconds Of Life, Barrier
       at the Catalyst Atrium, Santa Cruz 16+ $12/$15 6pm/6pm # ***
aug 11 mon The Coathangers at Don Quixotes, 6275 Highway 9, Felton ?/? ** @
aug 11 mon Ex-Cult, Zig Zags at the Shanty. 213 3rd St., Eureka 21+ ** @
aug 12 tue The Coathangers at the Rick Shawstop, S.F. a/a ** @
aug 12 tue Antemasque, Le Butcherettes
       at the Great American Music Hall, S.F. 6+ $20 8pm *** $
aug 12 tue The California Sons, Cave Clove, Rust And Whisky
       at the Brick and Mortar, S.F. 18+ $5/$8 8pm/9pm **
aug 12 tue No Body, Be Calm Honcho, Julian Gervasi
       at the Hemlock, S.F. 21+ $6 8:30pm **
aug 12 tue Crimson Scarlet, Kohosh (Seattle), The New Flesh, Zanna Nera,
       dj Pariah Carey at the Knockout, S.F. 21+ $7 8:30pm/9:30pm **
aug 12 tue ZZ Top & Jeff Beck at the Mountain Winery, Saratoga a/a # ***
aug 12 tue Joan And The Rivers, So Stressed
       at the Caravan Lounge, San Jose 21+ free 9pm/10pm **
aug 12 tue Usnea, Forn, Augurs, Abstracter
       at the Witch Haus, Santa Cruz a/a 7pm ** @
aug 12 tue Goodnight Texas, The Bones Of J.R. Jones
       at the Catalyst Atrium, Santa Cruz 21+ $10 8:30pm/9pm **
aug 13 wed Dispirit, Gravecode Nebula (Salt Lake City), Lluvia
       at Legionnaire Saloon, Oakland 21+ $7 9pm ** @
aug 13 wed Della Mae, The Easy Leaves (duo)
       at the Chapel, S.F. a/a $15/$17 7pm/8pm **
aug 13 wed Fka Twigs
       at the Great American Music Hall, S.F. 6+ $15 8pm/9pm ** (sold out)
aug 13 wed Sururban Legends, Space Monkey Gangstars, Skandalism
       at the DNA Lounge, S.F. a/a $12/$15 8pm/8:30pm *** @
aug 13 wed Big Tits, Wimps (Seattle), Mane, Talkies
       at the Hemlock, S.F. 21+ $7 8:30pm **
aug 13 wed The Kegels, The Shell Corporation, D-Cent Jerks (Puerto Rico)
       at the El Rio, S.F. 21+ $8 8pm/9pm **
aug 13 wed Liquid Sky (tribute), The Memphis Murder Men,
       Whistlin' Past The Graveyard (tribute)
       at the Bottom of the Hill, S.F. 21+ $10 8:30pm/9pm **
aug 13 wed Aerosmith, Slash, Myles Kennedy And the Conspirators
       at the Pavilion, Concord a/a $225-$49 6:30pm/7:30pm # ***
aug 13 wed Communion Of Thieves, Negative Standards, Folivore, Deathgrave
       at the Rock Shop, San Jose a/a 7pm *** @
aug 13 wed Lila Downs
       at Montalvo Arts Center, Saratoga a/a $75-$35 6pm/7:30pm **
aug 13 wed Deep Purple at the Mountain Winery, Saratoga a/a # ***
aug 13 wed Sonny & The Sunsets at Cafe Stritch, 374 S. 1st St., San Jose a/a **
aug 13 wed The Sonics at the Blank Club, San Jose 21+ $30/$35 8pm/9pm ***
aug 13 wed Just Chill, Ital Vibes, Lya Terra
       at the Catalyst Atrium, Santa Cruz 21+ $8/$12 8:30pm/9pm **
aug 13 wed The Coathangers at Holland Project, 121 Vesta St., Reno, NV a/a ** @
aug 14 thr PianoFight Music Department (ep release), Midtown Social, Jet Trash
       at Leo's Music Club, 5447 Telegraph, Oakalnd a/a $10/$13 8:3pm **
aug 14 thr Kevin Morby, Mall Walk, Younger Lovers
       at 1-2-3-4 Go! Records, Oaland a/a 7pm **
aug 14 thr Sara Bareilles at the Greek Theater, U.C. Berkeley Campus a/a # **
aug 14 thr Gaymous, Daddies Plastick, Fatty Cakes And The Puff Pastries
       at the Uptown, Oakland 21+ $8 9pm **
aug 14 thr Paul McCartney at Candlestic Park, S.F. a/a 8pm # **** $
aug 14 thr Flagship, Black Cobra Vipers, French Cassettes, Feat. O
       at the Chapel, S.F. a/a $12 8pm/9pm ** (see August 21st & 28th)
aug 14 thr The Life And Times, Ten Days New, Together We Can Rule The Galazy
       at the Bottom of the Hill, S.F. 21+ $10/$12 8:30pm/9pm **
aug 14 thr Street Eaters (record release), No Babies
       at the Hemlock, S.F. 21+ free 8:30pm **
aug 14 thr Whitey Morgan And the 78's, Elliot Randall & The Deadmen
       at thee Parkside, S.F. 21+ $8 9pm **
aug 14 thr Iron Lung, Una Bestia Incontrolable (Spain), Ritual Control
       at the El Rio, S.F. 21+ $8 8:30pm/9:30pm *** @
aug 14 thr The Original Wailers at the Independent, S.F. 21+ **
aug 14 thr 12 Gauge Promise
       at the Caravan Lounge, San Jose 21+ free 9pm/10pm **
aug 14 thr David Luning, Cave Clove
       at the Crepe Place, Santa Cruz a/a $8 9pm **
aug 14 thr Kraddy at the Catalyst, Santa Cruz 18+ $10/$15 8:30pm **
aug 14 thr Frankie Valli And The Four Seasons
       at Wente Vineyards, 5565 Tesla Road, Livermore a/a **
aug 14 thr Built To Spill, Slam Dunk, The Warm Hair
       at Harlow's, Sacramento 21+ $25/$30 7pm/8pm ***
aug 15 fri Multiple Organisms, Without Noeka, Full Moon Freaks, Volver,
       Mala Vida, State Secrets
       at 924 Gilman Street, Berkeley a/a $8 7pm/7:30pm *** @
aug 15 fri Impaled, Sourvein (VA), Bloody Phoenix (L.A.),
       Splatter House (Portland), Bell Witch (Seattle), Endless Demise (L.A.),
       Megaton Leviathan (Portland), Strong Intention (MD), Harassor (L.A.),
       Age Of Collapse (San Diego), Pig Life (San Diego), Angst (L.A.),
       Negative Standards, Augurs, Connoisseur, Enemigo
       at the Metro, Oakland a/a $20 6:45pm/7pm # *** @ (Deadfest day 1)
aug 15 fri Iron Lung, Una Bestia Incontrolable (Spain), Replica,
       Frkse/Xiphoid Dementia at 1-2-3-4 Go! Records, Oaland a/a 7pm *** @
aug 14 thr Sara Bareilles at the Greek Theater, U.C. Berkeley Campus a/a # **
aug 15 fri Counting Crows, Toad The Wet Sproket, Daniel & The Lion
       at the Greek Theater, U.C. Berkeley a/a $85-$39.50 7pm # ***
aug 15 fri Special Forces, The Criminals, Jewdriver
       at Eli's Mile High Club, Oakland
       21+ $10-$100 sliding scale 8pm/8:30pm *** @ (Benefit for Fraggle's)
aug 15 fri Random Rab, Rena Jones, SaWi, Duffrey And Biomigrant
       at the Uptown, Oakland 21+ $20/$30 9pm ** (Electornic/dj)
aug 15 fri The Good Luck Thrift Store Outfit, The Weary Boys,
       Tom Vandenavond & THe Say Hey Kids, Lonesome Lster T. Rawn
       at the Great American Music Hall, S.F. 6+ $15/$20 9pm **
aug 15 fri MC Lars, Mr. Kind (ep release), Rivvrs (record release)
       at Bottom of the Hill, S.F. a/a $12 8:30pm/9pm **
aug 15 fri The Mighty Mighty Bosstones
       at the Fillmore, S.F. a/a $30 8pm/9pm # *** @
aug 15 fri La Gente, J Boogie at Slim's, S.F. 6+ $16 9pm **
aug 15 fri Sun Hop Fat, Whiskerman, Harry & The Hitmen
       at the Chapel, S.F. a/a $12/$15 8pm/9pm **
aug 15 fri Survival Guide, Kitten Grenade, I Am Animal, Delta Blue
       at the DNA Lounge, S.F. a/a $10/$12 8pm/8:30pm **
aug 15 fri The Seshen at the Brick and Mortar, S.F. 18+ $12/$15 8pm/9pm **
aug 15 fri Spray Paints (Austin), Life Stinks, Male Gaze
       at the Hemlock, S.F. 21+ $8 9pm **
aug 15 fri The Copyrights at thee Parkside, S.F. 21+ $10 9pm **
aug 15 fri Bang Data (album release) at the Independent, S.F. 21+ ***
aug 15 fri Built To Spill, Slam Dunk, The Warm Hair
       at the Uptown Theater, Napa 12+ $25 8pm ***
aug 15 fri Some Fear None, Shotgun Harlot, Pushing The Sun
       at Vinnie's Bar, 2045 Mount Diablo Street, Concord 21+ **
aug 15 fri Bruno Mars at the Shark Tank, San Jose a/a # ***
aug 15 fri Wanda Jackson, Red Meat
       at the Blank Club, San Jose 21+ $20/$25 8pm/9pm **
aug 15 fri D Tox (Long Beach)
       at the Caravan Lounge, San Jose 21+ free 9pm/10pm **
aug 15 fri Eddie Money
       at the Beach Boardwalk, Santa Cruz a/a free 6:30pm and 8:30pm ***
aug 15 fri Mariee Sioux, Sky Country, Strange Ideas
       at the Crepe Place, Santa Cruz a/a $8 9pm **
aug 15 fri Puddle Of Mudd at the Catalyst, Santa Cruz 16+ $27/$30 7pm/8pm # ***
aug 15 fri Marty O'Reily And the Old Soul Orchestra, Carolyn Sills Combo
       at the Catalyst Atrium, Santa Cruz 21+ $15/$18 8pm/8:30pm # **
aug 15 fri Against Me!  at the Ace of Spades, Sacramento a/a $18 7pm *** @
aug 15 fri ZZ Top, Jeff Beck
       at Ironstone Vineyards, Murphys a/a $153-$48 7pm # ***
aug 15/16  Brownout, The Nibblers, Jelly Bread, Stymie, Afrofunk Experience,
       Big Sticky Mess, Drop Theory, Funk Revival Orchestra, GravyBrain,
       Groovincible, High Beamz, Idea Team, Indian From Pluto, Mark Sexton,
       Mission Players, Mojo Green, Moksha, Swamp Zen, Sway, Tracorum, Zuhg
       at Forthe Funk of It Festival, Belden a/a *** (camping)
aug 16 sat Day Labor, No Such Noise, the Waffle Stompers,
       Ridgway Space Station, Mom Jeans
       at 924 Gilman Street, Berkeley a/a $10 7pm/8pm *** @
aug 16 sat Excruciating Terror (L.A.), Noothgrush, Mass Grave (Canada),
       Gehenna, Night Nurse (Portland), Transient (Portland),
       Raw Nerves (Portland), Usnea (Portland), Forn,
       Communion Of Theives (TX),Bio Crisis (Mexico), Theories (Seattle),
       Wake (Canada), War Fair? (AZ), Biocidio (AZ), Dead Issue (L.A.),
       Final Draft (L.A.), Diatribe (San Diego), Funerary (AZ), Green Terror
       Marron Berry (L.A.), Godstomper (Campbell), Your Enemy,
       Dead Pressure (San Jose), Plauge Widow (Sacramento),
       Tomxhanks (Sacramento), Ordstro, Feind (Fresno), No Fucks Given,
       Volatile Substance, Monte (San Jose)
       at the Metro, Oakland a/a $20 4pm # **** @ (Deadfest day 2)
aug 16 sat Mordred, My Victim, Proudflesh
       at Leo's Music Pro Audio, 54th & Telegraph, Oakalnd a/a **
aug 16 sat Lila Downs at the Fillmore, S.F. a/a $38 8pm/9pm # **
aug 16 sat Stu Allen And Mars Hotel, The Fall Risk
       at the Great American Music Hall, S.F. 6+ $18/$22 9pm **
aug 16 sat Lynyrd Skynyrd at the Warfield, S.F. a/a # ***
aug 16 sat Night Riots, The Hundred Days, New Beat Fund
       at Bottom of the Hill, S.F. a/a $12 8:30pm/9pm **
aug 16 sat The Donkeys, Extra Classic, The Hot Toddies
       at the Chapel, S.F. a/a $12 8pm/9pm **
aug 16 sat The Coup's Shadowbox, Dead Prez, Classical Revolution,
       W. Kamau Bell, Mortar And Pestle, Snow Angel, Eat The Fish,
       Extra Action Marching Band, Ashleigh Castro
       at Y.B.C.A., 701 Mission Street, S.F. a/a $25-$30 5pm and 9pm ***
aug 16 sat Black Kids at the Brick and Mortar, S.F. 18+ $8/$10 8pm/9pm **
aug 16 sat Stripmall Architecture, Silent Pictures, Spiral Electric
       at the Hemlock, S.F. 21+ $8 9pm **
aug 16 sat Grandma's Boyfriend, The Bobbleheads, The Spinning Jennies,
       David Brookings And The Average Lookings, Cheating Daylight,
       Talk Tonight, Sea Dramas the Hotel Utah, S.F. 21+ $10 7:30pm **
aug 16 sat Undead Boys (tribute), The Whoosie What's-It's,
       The Wastedeads (1st show) at Bender's, S.F. 21+ $5 9pm/10pm ** @
aug 16 sat Smooth Hound Smith (Nashville, TN)
       at the Riptide, S.F. 21+ free 9pm/9:30pm **
aug 16 sat Too Much Pressre, Custom Fit
       at thee Parkside, S.F. 21+ $8/$10 8pm/9pm ** @
aug 16 sat The 85's at Sweetwater Music Hall, Mill Valley a/a **
aug 16 sat Against Me!, Creepoid, Venus De Mars
       at the Phoenix Theater, Petaluma a/a $18 7:30pm/8pm *** @
aug 16 sat Reckless Kelly at the Mystic Theater, Petaluma 21+ **
aug 16 sat Kool & The Gang, En Vogue at the Mountain Winery, Saratoga a/a # ***
aug 16 sat Buddy Banter, Hawk Jones, Darling, Monster
       at the Crepe Place, Santa Cruz a/a $8 9pm **
aug 16 sat Philthy Rich
       at the Catalyst Atrium, Santa Cruz 16+ $16/$20 8:30pm/9pm # **
aug 16 sat Puddle Of Mudd, Kryptic Memories, Nothing Less, Zercoclient
       at the Ace of Spades, Sacramento a/a $25 6:30pm *** @
aug 16 sat The Purple Ones (tribute)
       at Harlow's, Sacramento 21+ $12/$15 9:30pm/10:30pm **
aug 16/17  Bay Area World Guitar Show
       at Marin Civic Exhibit Hall, 10 Avenue of the Flags, San Rafael a/a
aug 16/17/18 Built To Spill, Slam Dunk, The Warm Hair
       at Slim's, S.F. 6+ $26/$28 9pm (sat) 8pm (sun/mon) ***
aug 17 sun M. Lockwood Porter, Feeding Frenzy
       at thee Parkside, S.F. a/a free 11am/4pm **
aug 17 sun Reckless Kelly, Micky & The Motorcars, Cody Canada & The Departed
       at the Great American Music Hall, S.F. 6+ $20 8pm **
aug 17 sun Bell Witch (Seattle), Badr Vogu, Ephemeros (Portland), Larvae
       at the Knockout, S.F. 21+ $8 4pm/4:20pm *** @ (early show)
aug 17 sun Modern Kicks, Dirty Denim, Dirty Eyes
       at the Hemlock, S.F. 21+ $7 8:30pm **
aug 17 sun Jpnsgrls (Vancouver, Canada) at the Milk Bar, S.F. 21+ $5 9pm **
aug 17 sun Fall Out Boy, Paramore, New Politics
       at the Pavilion, Concord a/a $69-$29 6pm/7pm # ***
aug 17 sun Lynyrd Skynyrd at the Mountain Winery, Saratoga a/a # ***
aug 18 mon City Mouse at 1-2-3-4 Go! Records, Oakland a/a 7pm **
aug 18 mon Man Man, Landlady at the Chapel, S.F. a/a $20 8pm/9pm **
aug 18 mon M.O.T.O. (New Orleans, LA), Jpnsgrls (Vancouver, Canada),
       Midnight Yard Sale at the Caravan Lounge, San Jose 21+ free 9pm/10pm **
aug 18 mon Mustered Courage at the Crepe Place, Santa Cruz a/a $8 9pm **
aug 18 mon Future Islands
       at Harlow's, Sacramento 21+ $15/$18 7pm/8pm ** (sold out)
aug 19 tue Darto, Wild Moth, Balms at 1-2-3-4 Go! Records, Oakland a/a 7pm ** @
aug 19 tue Benjamin Booker at the New Parish, Oakland 18+ $12/$15 8pm/9pm ^ **
aug 19 tue St. Tropez, Denny Breakfast, Spring (Vancouver, BC, Canada),
       Spencer Owen at the Uptown, Oakland 21+ $8 8pm **
aug 19 tue The Dirty Heads, Pepper
       at the Warfield, S.F. a/a $29.50/$32 7pm/8pm # **
aug 19 tue Helio Sequence With Liam Finn
       at the Chapel, S.F. a/a $18/$20 7pm/8pm **
aug 19 tue Adore Delano at the DNA Lounge, S.F. a/a $22.50 ($40 vip) 8pm/9pm **
aug 19 tue Eric Lindell, Sidewalk Chalk
       at the Brick and Mortar, S.F. 18+ $15 8pm/9pm **
aug 19 tue Fucked Up, Tijuana Panthers at the Independent, S.F. 21+ ** @
aug 19 tue Amanda X, Beach Day (Miami, FL)
       at the Hemlock, S.F. 21+ $7 8:30pm **
aug 19 tue Meathook & The Vital Organs, Tiger Honey Pot, Butt Problems,
       dj Ryan Smith at the Knockout, S.F. 21+ $7 8:30pm/9:30pm ** @
aug 19 tue Yes at City National Civic, 135 San Carlos St., San Jose a/a # ***
aug 19 tue Against Me!, Creepoids, Venus de Mars
       at the Catalyst, Santa Cruz 16+ $16/$18 7pm/8pm # *** @
aug 20 wed Joanna Gruesome, tony Molina, Hard Left
       at 1-2-3-4 Go! Records, Oakland a/a 7pm **
aug 20 wed Balance And Composure, Seahaven, The American Scene
       at Slim's, S.F. 6+ $16 8pm ***
aug 20 wed Dwntwn at the Bottom of the Hill, S.F. a/a $10/$12 8:30pm/9pm **
aug 20 wed The Spiritual Bat, Crimson Scarlet,
       Headless Lizzy & Her Icebox Pussy, Roadside Memorial
       at the DNA Lounge, S.F. a/a $8/$10 8pm/9pm **
aug 20 wed Benjamin Booker at the Brick and Mortar, S.F. 18+ $12/$15 8pm/9pm **
aug 20 wed Boris, Marriages at the Independent, S.F. 21+ $20 7:30pm/8pm ***
aug 20 wed Koward, Green Beret, Condition, Trenches
       at the Hemlock, S.F. 21+ $8 8:30pm ** @
aug 20 wed Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue, Galactic
       at the Mountain Winery, Saratoga a/a # **
aug 20 wed The Murder City Devils, Deep Creep, Corey J. Brewer
       at the Blank Club, San Jose 21+ $20/$25 8pm/9pm ***
aug 20 wed Feed Me Jack, Ark Nikels
       at the Crepe Place, Santa Cruz a/a $5 9pm **
aug 20 wed Man Man, Landlady
       at Catalyst Atrium, Santa Cruz 16+ $16/$18 8pm/8:30pm # **
aug 20 wed Dirty Rotten Imbeciles
       at Lost on Main, Chico, 319 Main Street, Chico 21+ *** @
aug 21 thr Dead Prez, Kev Choice, Jennifer Johns, Jahi As PE 2.0,
       Sellassie, dj Leydis at the New Parish, Oakland 18+ $15/$25 8pm/9pm ^ **
       (Benefit the Freedom Archives)
aug 21 thr Bell Witch (Seattle), Ephemeros (Portland), Lycus, Gloam
       at the Night Light, Oakland 21+ $8 7pm *** @
aug 21 thr Rixton, T. Mills at Slim's, S.F. 6+ $21 8pm **
aug 21 thr French Cassettes, Flagship, Black Cobra Vipers, Feat. O
       at the Chapel, S.F. a/a $12 8pm/9pm ** (see August 14th & 28th)
aug 21 thr Joanna Gruesome, Manatee, dj's
       at the Rickshaw Stop, S.F. 18+ $12/$14 9:30pm **
aug 21 thr Hawthorne Heights, The Red Jumpsuit Apparatus
       at Yoshi's, S.F. 21+ $19/$23 8pm ***
aug 21 thr Ride The Blinds, the Richmond Sluts, Hot Lunch
       at Bottom of the Hill, S.F. 21+ $10/$12 8:30pm/9pm **
aug 21 thr Mane, Growth (Sweden) at the Hemlock, S.F. 21+ $6 8:30pm **
aug 21 thr Dirty Rotten Imbeciles, Angerhead, Iron Assault
       at the Phoenix Theater, Petaluma a/a $20 6:30pm/7pm *** @
aug 21 thr Dirty Artichokes (Italy), O'Craven
       at the Caravan Lounge, San Jose 21+ free 9pm/10pm **
aug 21 thr Zoe Muth And The Lost High Rollers
       at the Crepe Place, Santa Cruz a/a $15 9pm **
aug 21 thr Boris, Marriages
       at the Catalyst Atrium, Santa Cruz 16+ $16/$17 8pm/8:30pm # ***
aug 21 thr Journey Unauthorized (tribute)
       at El Dorado Hills Town Center, 4364 Town Center Blvd., El Dorado Hills
       a/a free 6:30pm **
aug 21/22  Murder City Devils, Deep Creep (thr), Constant Lovers (fri),
       Corey J. Brewer at the Great American Music Hall, S.F. 6+ $25 9pm ***
aug 22 fri Global Affront, Sarchasm, Mfb, Waterfly Spigot, Arv Ov Light
       at 924 Gilman Street, Berkeley a/a $8 7pm/8pm *** @
aug 22 fri Dirty Rotten Imbeciles, Hatriot, Blind Illusion, Angerhead,
       Cultural Warfare, The King Must Die
       at the Metro, Oakland a/a $25 6:30pm/7pm # *** @
aug 22 fri Little Dragon
       at the Fox Theater, Oakland a/a # *** (sold out - see oct 24th)
aug 22 fri Sambada Candelaria
       at the New Parish, Oakland 18+ $12/$15 8pm/9pm ^ **
aug 22 fri Pentacle (Netherlands), Raped God (Mexico), Unholy Lust (L.A.),
       Morgengrau, Old Coven at Eli's Mile High Club, Oakland 21+ 6:30pm *** @
aug 22 fri B.B. King at the Warfield, S.F. a/a # ***
aug 22 fri Patrizio (Italy) at the Chapel, S.F. a/a $38/$40 8pm/9pm **
aug 22 fri Giggle Party, Doppio, Your Cannons, Callow
       at the DNA Lounge, S.F. a/a $8/$10 8pm/9pm **
aug 22 fri Cocktails, Zodiac Death Valley, O Presidente
       at the Hemlock, S.F. 21+ $7 9pm **
aug 22 fri Lee Scratch Perry at the Independent, S.F. 21+ ***
aug 22 fri Joseph, Marshall McLean
       at Bottom of the Hill, S.F. 21+ $10/$12 8:30pm/9pm **
aug 22 fri Foreverland (tribute), The Funk Revival Orchestra
       at Bimbo's 365 Club, S.F. 21+ $22 8pm/9pm **
aug 22 fri When Earth Awakes, Pushing The Sun, Approaching Fiction,
       Breakaway Patriot, Jurimiko
       at the Phoenix Theater, Petaluma a/a $8 8pm *** @
aug 22 fri The Marshall Tucker Band at the Uptown Theater, Napa 21+ **
aug 22 fri Dave Koz & Friends, Mindi Abair, Gerald Albright & Richard Elliot
       at Montalvo Arts Center, Saratoga a/a $125-$40 6pm/7:30pm **
aug 22 fri Wiz Khalifa, Tyga, Rich Homie Quan, Iamsu, Mack Wilds, dj Drama
       at Shoreline, Mountain View a/a $79-$29 5pm/6pm # **
aug 22 fri Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings
       at the Mountain Winery, Saratoga a/a # **
aug 22 fri Ins Crew at the Blank Club, San Jose 21+ $10 8pm/9pm **
aug 22 fri Great White
       at the Beach Boardwalk, Santa Cruz a/a free 6:30pm and 8:30pm ***
aug 22 fri The Gutz, Tenderpaw, Lucky Eejits
       at the Crepe Place, Santa Cruz a/a $8 9pm **
aug 22 fri Fiji, Drew Deezy
       at the Catalyst, Santa Cruz 16+ $23/$28 8pm/9pm # **
aug 22 fri Sirensceol, Downsquarez, Dabcity, Oreyon
       at the Catalyst, Santa Cruz 18+ $10/$15 8:30pm/9pm # **
aug 22 fri Common Kings, Tenelle, Kayasun
       at the Ace of Spades, Sacramento a/a $20 6:30pm **
aug 22 fri Rascal Flatts, Sheryl Crow, Gloriana
       at the Amphitheatre, 2677 Forty Mile Road, Wheatland a/a # ***
aug 22/23  Jack White at Civic Center, 99 Grove Street, S.F. a/a # ***
aug 22/23/24 Dave Matthews Band
       at the Greek Theater, U.C. Berkeley Campus a/a 7pm # ***
aug 23 sat The Weirdos, The Richmond Sluts
       at the Uptown, Oakland 21+ $18/$20 9pm *** @
aug 23 sat Marc & The Casuals, Etienne DeRocher, Persephone's Bees,
       Fredo Ortiz, Karina Denike, Meryl Press, Brigid Dawson, Bob Reed,
       Jason Morgan, Virgil Shaw at the Chapel, S.F. a/a $18/$20 8pm/9pm **
aug 23 sat Keyshia Cole at the Fillmore, S.F. a/a $29.50 8pm/9pm # **
aug 23 sat Wolf Hamlin & The Front Porch Drifters,
       Misisipi Mike Wolf And The Midnight Gamblers,
       Jon Emery & The Dry County Drinkers, Miss Kay Marie
       at Slim's, S.F. 6+ $15 8pm ** (honky-tonk showdown)
aug 23 sat Kawehi at the Conservatory of Music, 40 Oak Street, S.F. a/a **
aug 23 sat Part Time, Gap Dream Danny James
       at the Brick and Mortar, S.F. 18+ $10/$12 8pm/9pm **
aug 23 sat Charmless, Half Blast, Lucky Jesus
       at the Hemlock, S.F. 21+ $7 9pm **
aug 23 sat Sylvan Esso, Dana Buoy
       at the Independent, S.F. 21+ $13/$15 8:30pm/9pm ** (sold out)
aug 23 sat Eric McFadden, InterChords
       at Bottom of the Hill, S.F. 21+ $12 8:30pm/9:30pm **
aug 23 sat Turbonegra (tribute) at Bender's, S.F. 21+ $5 9pm/10pm **
aug 23 sat Rascal Flatts, Sheryl Crow, Gloriana
       at Shoreline, Mountain View a/a $76-$28 6pm/7:30pm # ***
aug 23 sat B.B. King, The Blind Boys Of Alabama
       at the Mountain Winery, Saratoga a/a # ***
aug 23 sat The Spit Muffins, Drug
       at the Blank Club, San Jose 21+ $10 8pm/9pm **
aug 23 sat Wooden Suns, Go By Ocean, Zula
       at the Crepe Place, Santa Cruz a/a $8 9pm **
aug 23 sat Husalah, D-Lo at the Catalyst, Santa Cruz 16+ $18/$22 8pm/9pm # **
aug 23 sat Y&T, Restrayned, Force Of Habit
       at the Ace of Spades, Sacramento a/a $22 7pm ***
aug 23 sat Steelin' Dan (tribute) at Harlow's, Sacramento 21+ 5:30pm/7pm **
aug 23/24  Beck, The National, The Naked And Famous, Phantogram, Best Coast,
       Dawes, Cults, Cocorosie, Blind Pilot, Lake Street Dive,
       Tokyo Police Club, Geographer, Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Midlake,
       How To Dress Well, San Fermin, The Men, Lo-Fang, Miniature Tigers,
       Midi Matilda, Speedy Ortiz, Sleepy Sun, The Stepkids, Mimicking Birds,
       Quilt, Mr Little Jeans, The Lonely Wild, The Family Crest, Doe Eye,
       Cool Ghouls, Survival Guide, Liars, Future Islands,
       Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr., Tanlines, Connan Mockasin,
       vauderville, carnival, marketplace
       at County Fair & Event Center, 2004 Fairground Road, Monterey
       a/a $160 (2 day) # *** (First City Festival)
aug 24 sun Hornss, No Limbs, United Defiance, and many more
       at Linden Street Brewery, 95 Linden Street, Oakland a/a noon ***
       (Fraggle Fest - Benefit and Memorial)
aug 24 sun Voodoo Dolly, Funeral Kings, dj Fact 50
       at Fireside Lounge, Alameda 21+ $5 **
aug 24 sun The Tough Brothers at thee Parkside, S.F. a/a free 11am/4pm **
aug 24 sun Avey Tare's Slasher Flicks, Raleigh Moncrief
       at the Great American Music Hall, S.F. 6+ $16 8pm **
aug 24 sun Dissident Souls, Halyk, Carmichael's Day Off, Tenatus,
       The Hoodslam Band, Retaliator, State Secrets, Skunk Funk,
       They Run By Night, Ginger And The Jeffries, We Are Relentless
       at the DNA Lounge, S.F. a/a $10/$12 5:30pm *** (battle of the bands)
aug 24 sun Jagerita, Christopher Youmans Band, Paper Islands, Savage Haven,
       The SoundWaves, Reishi, No Exit, Cactus, Forever For A Second,
       Super Nintenbros, Two Star Town, Shepherds We Shall Be
       at the DNA Lounge, S.F. a/a $10/$12 5:30pm *** (battle of the bands)
aug 24 sun Ancient Altar (L.A.), Infinite Waste
       at the Hemlock, S.F. 21+ $7 6pm/6:30pm ** @ (early show)
aug 24 sun Nine Ince Nails, Soundgarden, Death Grips
       at Shoreline Amphitheater, Mountain View a/a $106-$36 6pm/7pm # *** @
aug 24 sun Brian Regan at the Mountain Winery, Saratoga a/a # ***
aug 24 sun Dirty Rotten Imbeciles, Ghoul, Evol, Total Badass
       at the Catalyst Atrium, Santa Cruz 16+ $20/$24 8pm # *** @
aug 25 mon Dropdead, Brainoil, Full Of Hell, Noisem, Augurs
       at the Metro, Oakalnd a/a $12 7pm # *** @
aug 25 mon Slint at the Fillmore, S.F. a/a # ***
aug 25 mon Earth Wind & Fire at the Mountain Winery, Saratoga a/a # ***
aug 25 mon Pray For Locusts (Sweden), Blood and Thunder (Seattle, WA)
       at the Caravan Lounge, San Jose 21+ free 9pm/10pm **
aug 25 mon Together Pangea, Meat Market, Sandy Pussy
       at the Crepe Place, Santa Cruz a/a $10 9pm **
aug 25 mon Avey Tare's Slaher Flicks
       at the Catalyst Atrium, Santa Cruz 16+ $15 8pm/8:30pm # **
aug 25/26  Jason Mraz, Raining Jane
       at Davies Symphony Hall, S.F. a/a $75/$45/$25 7pm/8pm # **
aug 26 tue Jack Johnson, Michael Kiwanuka
       at the Greek Theater, U.C. Berkeley Campus a/a # **
aug 26 tue Nick Turner's Hawkwind, Witch Mountain, Hedersleben
       at the Uptown, Oakland 21+ $12/$15 9pm **
aug 26 tue The Entrance Band, Jacco Gardner
       at the Chapel, S.F. a/a $15 7pm/8pm **
aug 26 tue Men Without Hats at the DNA Lounge, S.F. a/a $15/$20 8pm/8:30pm **
aug 26 tue Apocryphon, Redacted, Connoisseur, Infinite Waste
       at the Elbo Room, S.F. 21+ $10 8pm/8:30pm ** @ (Jesika Christ Benefit)
aug 26 tue The Rosebuds at the Independent, S.F. 21+ $12/$15 7:30pm/8pm **
aug 26 tue Pins Of Light, Wild Eyes at the Hemlock, S.F. 21+ free 9pm **
aug 26 tue Frampton's Guitar Circus at the Mountain Winery, Saratoga a/a # ***
aug 26 tue Presidents Of The United States Of America, July Talk
       at the Catalyst, Santa Cruz 16+ $22/$25 7pm/8pm # ***
aug 26 tue Dropdead, Godstomper, Full Of Hell, Noisem
       at the Catalyst Atrium, Santa Cruz 16+ $10/$14 8:30pm/9pm # *** @
aug 26 tue Earth Wind & Fire
       at Wente Vineyards, 5565 Tesla Road, Livermore a/a ***
aug 27 wed The Presidents Of The United States Of America, July Talk
       at Slim's, S.F. 6+ $26 8pm ***
aug 27 wed Mount Kimbie, dj Dials at the Chapel, S.F. a/a $20/$25 8pm/9pm **
aug 27 wed Terry Malts, Girl Tears, Satan Wriders, dj Al Lover
       at the Brick and Mortar, S.F. 18+ $8/$10 8pm/9pm ** @
aug 27 wed Groundation at the Independent, S.F. 21+ **
aug 27 wed Creepold (Philadelphia), Creative Adult, The Down House, Mall Walk
       at the Hemlock, S.F. 21+ $8 8:30pm/9pm *** @
aug 27 wed Fortress, Hafner, Asthma
       at Bottom of the Hill, S.F. 21+ $8 8:30pm/9pm ** @
aug 27 wed Gipsy Kings, Ole' Noys at the Mountain Winery, Saratoga a/a # **
aug 27 wed Bog Oak at the Blank Club, San Jose 21+ free 8pm/9pm **
aug 27 wed Drag The River, Joe Ginsberg, Thanks Buddy
       at the Crepe Place, Santa Cruz a/a $10 9pm **
aug 27 wed David Ryan Harris
       at the Catalyst Atrium, Santa Cruz 21+ $12/$15 8:30pm/9pm # **
aug 27 wed The Beach Boys
       at Wente Vineyards, 5565 Tesla Road, Livermore a/a 8:15pm ***
aug 28 thr Creepold (Philadelphia), Airs, Fish Breath
       at 924 Gilman Street, Berkeley a/a $7 7:30pm/8pm *** @
aug 28 thr Brand New, Joyce Manor, Broncho
       at the Fox Theater, Oakland a/a # *** (sold out)
aug 28 thr David Gray (U.K.)
       at Paramount Theatre, 2025 Broadway, Oakland a/a $90-$40 7pm/8pm # **
aug 28 thr Shortfuse, Solitary Priapism, Boms Overhead,
       Purification By Fire, Boudica, Echoic, Taco Ninjas
       at the Metro, Oakland a/a $10 7pm # *** @
aug 28 thr A Tribe Called Red at the New Parish, Oakland 21+ $12/$15 8pm/9pm **
aug 28 thr David Ryan Harris at Bottom of the Hill, S.F. a/a $15 8:30pm/9pm **
aug 28 thr Black Cobra Vipers, French Cassettes, Flagship, Feat. O
       at the Chapel, S.F. a/a $12 8pm/9pm ** (also August 14th & 21st)
aug 28 thr Corrosion Of Conformity, Bl'ast,
       Brant Bjork & The Low Desert Punk Band, Lord Dying
       at the DNA Lounge, S.F. a/a $20/$25 6:30pm/7:30pm *** @
aug 28 thr El Terrible (single release), The Trims, Rich Girls
       at the Brick and Mortar, S.F. 18+ $5/$8 8pm/9pm ***
aug 28 thr Upstairs Downstairs, Origami Ghosts (Seattle), Maria Jose Montijo
       at the Hemlock, S.F. 21+ $7 8:30pm **
aug 28 thr The Members (U.K.) at thee Parkside, S.F. 21+ $12 9pm *** @
aug 28 thr Panic! At The Disco, Walk The Moon, Youngblood Hawke
       at the Event Center, 290 S 7th Street, San Jose State
       a/a $35 6:30pm/7:30pm # ***
aug 28 thr Matisyahu, Ozomatli, Makua Rothman
       at the Mountain Winery, Saratoga a/a # **
aug 28 thr One Life Animal (Vancouver, Canada), Funeral Horse (Houston, TX)
       at the Caravan Lounge, San Jose 21+ free 9pm/10pm **
aug 28 thr Mattson 2 at the Crepe Place, Santa Cruz a/a $8 9pm **
aug 28 thr The Faceless (L.A.), Rings Of Saturn, Archspire, Fallujah,
       Black Crown Initiate
       at the Catalyst Atrium, Santa Cruz 16+ $15/$18 8pm/8:30pm ***
aug 28 thr Dustin Lynch at the Ace of Spades, Sacramento a/a $25 7pm **
aug 28 thr Super Huey (tribute)
       at El Dorado Hills Town Center, 4364 Town Center Blvd., El Dorado Hills
       a/a free 6:30pm **
aug 29 fri Gravehill, Solstice, Psychosomatic, Abrupt, Genocaust, Truculance,
       Enabler, Bloodgeon, Archea at the Metro, Oakland a/a $15 8pm # *** @
aug 29 fri Whiplash, Sinners, Mudface at Slim's, S.F. 6+ $17/$20 9pm **
aug 29 fri Marshall Crenshaw, The Bottle Rockets, Dan Bern
       at the Great American Music Hall, S.F. 6+ $22/$26 8pm ***
aug 29 fri Petty Theft (tribute) at the Chapel, S.F. a/a $16/$18 8pm/9pm **
aug 29 fri Halcyonaire, Mild Meddle, Thick Red wine, The Weather Machine
       at the DNA Lounge, S.F. a/a $10/$12 8pm/8:30pm **
aug 29 fri Rat Columns, Cold Beat, Yi at the Hemlock, S.F. 21+ $10 9pm **
aug 29 fri Mission Of Burma at the Independent, S.F. 21+ *** $
aug 29 fri The Fab Four (tribute) at the Mountain Winery, Saratoga a/a # **
aug 29 fri Carbonine (LA), Stateside Radio, The Sonic Heavy
       at the Caravan Lounge, San Jose 21+ free 9pm/10pm **
aug 29 fri The Trims, The Lovemakers
       at the Blank Club, San Jose 21+ $12/$15 8pm/9pm ***
aug 29 fri Papa Doo Run Run
       at the Beach Boardwalk, Santa Cruz a/a free 6:30pm and 8:30pm **
aug 29 fri Mylo Jenkins at the Crepe Place, Santa Cruz a/a $8 9pm **
aug 29 fri J-Boog, Groundation
       at the Catalyst, Santa Cruz 16+ $30/$35 8pm/9pm # ***
aug 29 fri Corrosion Of Conformity, Bl'ast, Brant Bjork, Lord Dying
       at the Catalyst Atrium, Santa Cruz 21+ $17/$20 8pm/8:30pm *** @
aug 30 sat Possessed, Verbal Abuse, Embryonic Devourment, Cursed, Apothesary,
       Crush Your Enemies, Crypt Infection, Infex, Locust Furnace
       at the Metro, Oakland a/a $20 5pm # *** @
aug 30 sat Jesse McCartney at the Fillmore, S.F. a/a $25 8pm/9pm # **
aug 30 sat Richie Kotzen, Michael Lee Firkins, Ben Woods
       at the Great American Music Hall, S.F. 6+ $25 8pm **
aug 30 sat Peaking Lights at the Chapel, S.F. a/a $16/$8 8pm/9pm **
aug 30 sat Luke Sweeney, Magic Trick
       at the Brick and Mortar, S.F. 18+ $7/$10 8pm/9pm ***
aug 30 sat Strand Of Oaks at the Independent, S.F. 21+ **
aug 30 sat The Young, Musk at the Hemlock, S.F. 21+ $8/$10 9pm **
aug 30 sat Black Carl at thee Parkside, S.F. 21+ $8 9pm **
aug 30 sat Birdmonster, Wag
       at Bottom of the Hill, S.F. 21+ $10 8:30pm/9:30pm **
aug 30 sat Tainted Love at Sweetwater Music Hall, Mill Valley a/a **
aug 30 sat Dog Party at San Pedro Square Market, San Jose a/a free **
aug 30 sat Tom Bailey, Howard Jones, Midge Ure, Katrina
       at the Mountain Winery, Saratoga a/a # **
aug 30 sat Terminally Ill (Orange County), Projekt2
       at the Caravan Lounge, San Jose 21+ free 9pm/10pm **
aug 30 sat George Clinton & Parliament Funkadelic
       at the Ace of Spades, Sacramento a/a $32 7:30pm ***
aug 31 sun Decry, Public Enema, Living Eyes, Infirmities, Stressors
       at 924 Gilman Street, Berkeley a/a $10 7pm/8pm *** @
aug 31 sun The Young, Rat columns, Violent Change
       at 1-2-3-4 Go! Records, Oakland a/a 7pm **
aug 31 sun The Highway Poets at thee Parkside, S.F. a/a free 11am/4pm **
aug 31 sun Rain Parade, The Asteroid No. 4, Powder, dj Joel Gion
       at the Brick and Mortar, S.F. 18+ $9/$14 8pm/9pm **
aug 31 sun Pookie & The Poodles, The Gooch Palms (Austrailia), Elvis Christ
       at the Hemlock, S.F. 21+ $7 9pm **
aug 31 sun Bombino at the Independent, S.F. 21+ $22/$25 8:30pm/9pm **
aug 31 sun Sutrero, Mutant Theory, Anotherbodyfound
       at Bottom of the Hill, S.F. 21+ $8 8pm/8:30pm **
aug 31 sun Babyface, Blackstreet, Jagged Edge, 112, Dru Hill & Next
        at the Pavilion, Concord a/a $134-$31 4pm/5pm # ** (KBLX)
aug 31 sun The Offspring, Bad Religion, Pennywise, The Vandals,
       Stiff Little Fingers, The Story So Far
       at Shoreline Parking Lot, Mountian View a/a $26 2:30pm/3:30pm # *** @
aug 31 sun Strand Of Oaks at the Crepe Place, Santa Cruz a/a $12 9pm **
sep  1 mon My Man Mike, Conquest For Death
       at 1-2-3-4 Go! Records, Oakland a/a 7pm ** @
sep  1 mon De La Tierra at the Regency Ballroom, S.F. a/a # **
sep  2 tue Elvis Costello & The Imposters
       at the Mountain Winery, Saratoga a/a # ***
sep  3 wed Enrique Bunbury at the Fillmore, S.F. a/a $49.50 7pm/8pm # **
sep  3 wed Kins at the Rickshaw Stop, S.F. a/a $10 8pm **
sep  3 wed Bear In Heaven at the Independent, S.F. 21+ $15 7:30pm/8pm ***
sep  3 wed Joey Cape, Chris Cresswell, Brian Wahlstrom
       at thee Parkside, S.F. 21+ $10 8pm **
sep  4 thr Together Pangea, Guantanamo Baywatch, Blood Sister
       at the New Parish, Oakland 18+ $12/$15 8pm/9pm ^ **
sep  4 thr Slave Unit, Stiff Valentine at the Uptown, Oakland 21+ $10 9pm **
sep  4 thr Hail The Sun, Stolas at thee Parkside, S.F. a/a $10 9pm **
sep  4 thr The Love Dimension (record release), Trainwreck Riders,
       Lee Gallagher And The Hallelujah, Mad Alchemy (visuals)
       at the Chapel, S.F. a/a $12/$15 8pm/9pm **
sep  4 thr Doyle at the DNA Lounge, S.F. a/a *** @
sep  4 thr Patrick Sweany, Doyle, The Record Company
       at the DNA Lounge, S.F. a/a $10/$13 8pm/8:30pm **
sep  4 thr Shiny Toy Guns at the Great American Music Hall, S.F. 6+ ***
sep  4 thr Carletta Sue Kay, Lonesome Leash, Singing Whitman
       at the Hemlock, S.F. 21+ $7 8:30pm **
sep  4 thr Skynnyn Lynnyrd Band (tribute)
       at El Dorado Hills Town Center, 4364 Town Center Blvd., El Dorado Hills
       a/a free 6:30pm **
sep  5 fri Dead Winter Carpenters, The Jugtown Pirates
       at the New Parish, Oakland 18+ $12/$15 8pm/9pm ^ ***
sep  5 fri The Sam Chase, Rin Tin Tiger, TV Mike & The Scarecrows,
       The Heather Jovanelli Band at the Uptown, Oakland 21+ free 6pm/9pm **
sep  5 fri Senses Fail, No Bragging Rights, Knuckle Puck
       at Slim's, S.F. 6+ 8pm ***
sep  5 fri Tribal Seeds, New Kingston, The Expanders
       at the Fillmore, S.F. a/a $22.50 8pm/9pm # **
sep  5 fri Luce, The Ponies, New American Farmers,
       Melissa Phillips And James DePrato
       at the Great American Music Hall, S.F. 6+ **
sep  5 fri Bellavista, Michael & The Strange Land, Garate (L.A.), dj
       at the Brick and Mortar, S.F. 18+ $6/$10 9pm/9:30pm **
sep  5 fri Film School, Hot Fog (record release), Peace Creep, dj Foodcourt
       at Bottom of the Hill, S.F. 21+ $10 8:30pm/9pm **
sep  5 fri Honduran (Portland), Drunk Dad (Portland), Disastroid
       at the Hemlock, S.F. 21+ $7 9pm/9:30pm ** @
sep  5 fri The Chop Tops, Hayride To Hell, Los High Tops, Swamp Angel
       at the Blank Club, San Jose 21+ $10 8pm/9pm ***
sep  5 fri The California Honeydrops, Tumbleweed Wanderers
       at the Catalyst, Santa Cruz 16+ $15/$19 8pm/9pm # **
sep  6 sat Drunk Dad, Godstomper, Honduran, Sete Star Sept, Gods America
       at the Metro, Oakland a/a $8 7pm # *** @
sep  6 sat Feed Me at the Warfield, S.F. a/a # **
sep  6 sat The Bruce Lee Band, Keyser Soze, Monkey, Skank Bank
       at Bottom of the Hill, S.F. a/a $10/$12 8:30pm/9pm *** @
sep  6 sat Mother Falcon at the Chapel, S.F. a/a $15 8pm/9pm **
sep  6 sat Danny Click & The Hell Yeahs, San Geronimo
       at the Great American Music Hall, S.F. 6+ **
sep  6 sat Hazzard's Cure at Bender's, S.F. 21+ $5 9pm/10pm **
sep  6 sat Scott & Charlene's Wedding, The Stevens (Austrailia)
       at the Hemlock, S.F. 21+ 48 9pm **
sep  6 sat Midnight North, Tea Leaf Trio, The Patients,
       Joshua Coffey (live paintings)
       at the Brick and Mortar, S.F. 21+ $10/$15 9pm/9:30pm **
sep  6 sat Keith Urban, Jerrod Niemann, Brett Eldredge
       at Shoreline, Mountain View a/a $60-$30 # **
sep  6 sat Huey Lewis And The News at the Mountain Winery, Saratoga a/a # ***
sep  6 sat The Faction, The Flames
       at the Blank Club, San Jose 21+ $25 8pm/9pm *** @
sep  6 sat Tribal Seeds, New Kingston, The Expanders
       at the Ace of Spades, Sacramento a/a $18 7pm **
sep  7 sun Coheed And Cambria, Thank You Scientist
       at the Fox Theater, Oakland a/a $29.50 7:30pm # ***
sep  7 sun Roland, Panther Attack, Twin Trilogy
       at the Hemlock, S.F. 21+ $7 8:30pm **
sep  7 sun Marc Anthony at the Pavilion, Concord a/a $234-$39 6pm/7pm # ***
sep  7 sun Bruce Lee Band, Dan P And the Bricks
       at the Crepe Place, Santa Cruz a/a $8 9pm *** @
sep  7/8   Dita Von Teese at the Fillmore, S.F. a/a **
sep  8 mon Shakey Graves
       at Lagunitas Brewing Company, 1280 N. McDowell Blvd., Petaluma ?/? **
sep  8/9   Swans, Carla Bozulich at the Independent, S.F. 21+ ***
sep  9 tue Pow! at the Hemlock, S.F. 21+ $6 8:30pm **
sep  9 tue Earth, King Dude
       at the Catalyst Atrium, Santa Cruz 16+ $13/$15 8pm/8:30pm **
sep 10 wed Jantsen, Dirt Monkey
       at the Brick and Mortar, S.F. 18+ $10/$13 8pm/9pm **
sep 10 wed Wiener Kids, Young Nudist, Laura Steenberge
       at the Hemlock, S.F. 21+ $7 8:30pm **
sep 11 thr Passenger at the Fox Theater, Oakland a/a $28.50 8pm # **
sep 11 thr Paradise Fears, Hollywood Ending, William Beckett
       at Bottom of the Hill, S.F. a/a $12/$14 7pm/8pm ***
sep 11 thr Slow Magic at the Independent, S.F. 21+ **
sep 11 thr The Shape, Buzzmutt, Wild Pack Of Canaries
       at the Hemlock, S.F. 21+ $6 8:30pm **
sep 11 thr Sonny & The Sunsets at the Eagle Tavern, S.F. 21+ **
sep 11 thr Chicago at the Mountain Winery, Saratoga a/a # ***
sep 12 fri Owen Pallett at the Great American Music Hall, S.F. 6+ **
sep 12 fri Porter Robinson at Civic Center, 99 Grove St., S.F. a/a # ** (EDM)
sep 12 fri Il Sogno Del Marinaio (with Mike Watt), Lite, Apogee Sound Club
       at Bottom of the Hill, S.F. a/a $10/$12 8:30pm/9pm *** @
sep 12 fri Otis, dj Kirk at the Chapel, S.F. a/a $16/$18 8pm/9pm **
sep 12 fri Meercaz, Universe People (Seattle)
       at the Hemlock, S.F. 21+ $7 9pm **
sep 12 fri Pop Rocks, Notorious at Bimbo's 365 Club, S.F. 21+ $20 8pm/9pm **
sep 12 fri Wonderland Syndrome, Flytraps For Supper, Beyond The Cemetery,
       Ickis, Arbitrational Asshole
       at the Phoenix Theater, Petaluma a/a $8 8pm ***
sep 12 fri Wanda Sykes
       at Montalvo Arts Center, Saratoga a/a $95-$35 6pm/7:30pm **
sep 12 fri Jantsen, Dirt Monkey
       at the Catalyst, Santa Cruz 18+ $12/$15 8:30pm **
sep 13 fri Wilt, Deathgrave, Dead Pressure, Plague Widow, Tom Hank,
       Lizard Is The Bastard at the Metro, Oakland a/a $5 7pm # *** @
sep 13 sat Cornelius Asbergers And The Bi-Curious Unicorns, Blank Spots,
       Instant Gratification, Them Creatures
       at Merchants Saloon, 401 2nd Street, Oakland 21+ $5 8:30pm ** @
sep 13 sat Greg Brown at the Great American Music Hall, S.F. 6+ **
sep 13 sat Blockhead, Elaquent, Yppah at the Chapel, S.F. a/a $18 9pm/10pm **
sep 13 sat Kowloon Walled city, Gaytheist (Portland), Whatfunlifewas
       at Bender's, S.F. 21+ $5 9pm/10pm ** @ (Bender's 11th Anniversary)
sep 13 sat Slowness, Dead Leaf Echo, Cruel Summer, Moonbeams
       at the Hemlock, S.F. 21+ $8 9pm **
sep 13 sat The Phenomenauts, Crash & Attack, Legal Disaster
       at the Phoenix Theater, Petaluma a/a $10 7:30pm/8pm *** @
sep 13 sat Blake Shelton, The Band Perry, Dan + Shay, Neal McCoy
       at Shoreline, Mountain View a/a $59/$29.25 5:30pm/7pm # ***
sep 13 sat The Breeders, Gateway Drugs, Kelly Stolz, The Neptunas
       C2SV Music Festival, S. First Street & San Carlos Street, San Jose
       a/a $25 # **
sep 13 sat Il Songno Del Marinaio (with Mike Watt), Lite
       at the Catalyst, Santa Cruz 21+ $12/$15 8pm/8:30pm **
sep 13 sat Weezer, The Offspring, Limpbizkit, Awolnation, Chevelle,
       Bad Religion, pepper, Black Label Society, Hellyeah, Memphis May Fire,
       Fuel, Dead Sara, Nothing More, The Last Internationale, Butcher Babies,
       Emmure, Sleepwave, Anti-Mortem (OK), Eyes Set To Kill, Viza,
       Dig The Kid at Discovery Park, 1600 Garden Hwy., Sacramento
       a/a $59.50 11am **** @ (Aftershock Festival day 1)
sep 14 sun R5 at the Regency Ballroom, S.F. a/a $32.50/$35 5:30pm/6:30pm # ** $
sep 14 sun Ben Harper at the Mountain Winery, Saratoga a/a # ***
sep 14 sun Black Label Society, Butcher Babies, Anti-Mortem
       at the Catalyst, Santa Cruz 16+ $29/$33 7pm/8pm ** @
sep 14 sun Roberto Carlos
       at Event Center, 290 S. 7th St., San Jose State a/a # **
sep 14 sun Rob Zombie, Godsmack, Five Finger Death Punch, Rise Against,
       See Ther, Mastodon, Pennywise, Theory Of A Deadman, Buckcherry,
       Of Mice & Men, We Came As Romans, Black Stone Cherry, Kyng, Otherwise,
       Lacuna Coil, Redlight King, We Are harlot, Burn Halo, Crossfaith,
       New Medicine, Cilver at Discovery Park, 1600 Garden Hwy., Sacramento
       a/a $59.50 11am **** @ (Aftershock Festival day 2)
sep 15 mon Richard Buckner at the Hemlock, S.F. 21+ $12 8pm **
sep 15 mon John Rybak at Off the Grid, Mission & D Street, Hayward a/a 6pm *
sep 15/16  The Stylistics at Yoshi's, Oakland 21+ **
sep 16 tue Yanni at the Arena, Oakland a/a # **
sep 16 tue Justin Furstenfeld at the Chapel, S.F. a/a $25/$30 7pm/8pm **
sep 16 tue Mark Ford, Elijah Ford
       at the Brick and Mortar, S.F. 18+ $12/$15 8pm/9pm **
sep 16 tue James McMurtry
       at Lagunitas Brewing Company, 1280 N. McDowell Blvd., Petaluma ?/? **
sep 16 tue Heart at the Mountain Winery, Saratoga a/a # ***
sep 16 tue Rob Zombie
       at City National Civic, 135 San Carlos Street, San Jose a/a # ***
sep 16 tue Drake vs. Lil Wayne
       at Shoreline, Mountain View a/a $140-$35 6pm/7pm # ***
sep 17 wed Ian Anderson (the Best of Jethro Tull)
       at the Fox Theater, Oakland a/a $45.50 8pm # ***
sep 17 wed Sole & dj Pain 1 at the New Parish, Oakland 18+ $10/$12 7pm/8pm ^ **
sep 17 wed Cloud Cult at the Great American Music Hall, S.F. 6+ **
sep 17 wed Andrew Belle, Sugar & The Hi Lows
       at the Brick and Mortar, S.F. 18+ $10/$12 8pm/9pm **
sep 17 wed Drake, Lil Wayne
       at the Amphitheatre, 2677 Forty Mile Road, Wheatland a/a # **
sep 17 wed The Dig Music at Evergreen Lodge, Yosemite a/a free **
sep 18 thr You Me At Six, Young Guns, Stars In Stereo
       at the Metro, Oakland a/a 7pm # **
sep 18 thr FouseyTube at the Great American Music Hall, S.F. 6+ **
sep 18 thr The Silent Comedy
       at Bottom of the Hill, S.F. a/a $12/$14 8:30pm/9pm **
sep 18 thr Bell X1 at the Chapel, S.F. a/a $20/$22 7pm/8pm **
sep 18 thr The Dig, Scary Little Friends, A Yawn Worth Yelling
       at the Brick and Mortar, S.F. 18+ $7/$10 8pm/9pm **
sep 18 thr the Vibrators, Point Of View
       at thee Parkside, S.F. 21+ $10 9pm *** @
sep 18 thr Clairy Browne & The Bangin' Rackettes
       at Bimbo's 365 Club, S.F. 21+ $18/$20 7pm/8pm **
sep 18 thr Natalie Cole
       at Montalvo Arts Center, Saratoga a/a $125-$40 6pm/7:30pm ***
sep 18 thr Martina McBride at the Mountain Winery, Saratoga a/a # **
sep 18 thr Sole & dj Pain 1, Open Mike Eagle
       at the Catalyst Atrium, Santa Cruz 16+ $10/$14 8:30pm/9pm # **
sep 18 thr Linkin Park, Thirty Seconds To Mars, A.F.I.
       at the Amphitheatre, 2677 Forty Mile Rd., Wheatland a/a $108-$40 # *** @
sep 18/19  Jose James, Gizmo at New Parish, Oakland 18+ $22/$25 8pm/9pm ^ **
sep 18/19  Marty O'Reilly And the Old Soul Orchestra, The Sam
       at the Crepe Place, Santa Cruz a/a $10 9pm **
sep 18/19/20 The Airborne Toxic Event
       at the Fillmore, S.F. a/a $25 7pm/8pm (thr) 8pm/9pm (fri/sat) # ***
sep 19 fri Dillon Francis, Diplo, Fatboy Slim, Strfkr
       at the Greek Theater, U.C. Berkeley Campus a/a # **
sep 19 fri Rise Against, Touche Amore, Radkey
       at the Fox Theater, Oakland a/a $39.50 7:30pm # *** @ $
sep 19 fri Macy Gray at Yoshi's, Oakland 21+ **
sep 19 fri Monarchy at the Rickshaw Stop, S.F. 18+ $15/$17 9:30pm ***
sep 19 fri Kaiser Chiefs, Howler
       at the Regency Ball Room, S.F. a/a $27/$30 8pm/9pm # ***
sep 19 fri Jon Batiste & Stay Human
       at the Great American Music Hall, S.F. 6+ **
sep 19 fri Better Than Ezra, Scars On 45
       at Bimbo's 365 Club, S.F. 21+ $25-$130 8pm/9pm ***
sep 19 fri Toast Machine, Arrythmia, The Honey Toads
       at the Phoenix Theater, Petaluma a/a $10 7:30pm/8pm ***
sep 19 fri Linkin Park, Thirty Seconds To Mars, A.F.I.
       at the Pavilion, Concord a/a 6:30pm # *** @
sep 19 fri Crosby Stills and Nash
       at City National Civic, 135 San Carlos Street, San Jose a/a # ***
sep 20 sat Interpol, Re Pila at the Fox Theater, Oakland a/a # ***
sep 20 sat Old Crow Medicine Show
       at Masonic Center, S.F. a/a $37.50 6:30pm/7:30pm # **
sep 20 sat Meshell Ndegeocello at the Great American Music Hall, S.F. 6+ **
sep 20 sat Samhain, Goatwhore, Kyng at the Warfield, S.F. a/a # *** @
sep 20 sat Son Lux, Helado Negro at the Independent, S.F. 21+ **
sep 20 sat Yassou Benedict, Split Screens (lp release)
       at Bottom of the Hill, S.F. 21+ $10/$12 8:30pm/9:30pm **
sep 20 sat Mane, Mansion, Moira Scar at the Hemlock, S.F. 21+ $6 9pm ** @
sep 20 sat Macy Gray at Yoshi's, S.F. 21+ **
sep 20 sat Saint Motel at the Crepe Place, Santa Cruz a/a $10 9pm **
sep 20 sat Andre Nickatina, Smoov-E, Town Biz
       at the Catalyst, Santa Cruz 16+ $23/$28 8pm/9pm # ***
sep 20 sat Sublime With Rome
       at Thunder Valley Casino, 1200 Athens Avenue, Lincoln 18+ # ***
sep 21 sun Austra (5:10pm), Monarchy, Mndr, Bright Light Bright Light (U.K.),
       Double Duchess, The Younger Lovers (12:40pm), Leather Titleholders,
       MicahTron, Zbornak (11am), dj's, 2 dance stages, vendors
       at Folsom Street Fair, S.F. a/a 11am ***
sep 21 sun Walrus, Hot Lunch, Brubaker, Garth's Rory Gallagher Tribute Band,
       dj Sasquatch Borracho, dj Blake Davis
       at Bottom of the Hill, S.F. a/a $12/$14 6pm/7pm ***
       (Cancer Relief Benefit show for Garth Petal)
sep 21 sun Gerry & The Pacemakers, Chad & Jeremy, Billy J. Kramer,
       Mike Pender's Searchers, Denny Laine
       at the Mountain Winery, Saratoga a/a # **
sep 21 sun Jose James at the Catalyst, Santa Cruz 16+ $18/$23 8pm/9pm # **
sep 21/22  Train at Masonic Center, S.F. a/a $55 6:30pm/7:30pm # ***
sep 22 mon La Roux at the Fox Theater, Oakland a/a # **
sep 22 mon Australian Pink Floyd Show
       at the Warfield, S.F. a/a $35/$55 8pm # **
sep 22 mon The Raveonettes, Coves at Bimbo's 365 Club, S.F. 21+ $28 7pm/8pm **
sep 22/23  Katy Perry, Tegan And Sara at the Shark Tank, San Jose a/a # ***
sep 23 tue George Thorogood & The Destroyers, Trampled Under Foot
       at the Fillmore, S.F. a/a $38.59 7pm/8pm # ***
sep 23 tue Kopecky Family Band at the Independent, S.F. 21+ $12 7:30pm/8pm **
sep 23 tue Temples, Wampire, Fever The Ghost
       at the Catalyst Atrium, Santa Cruz 16+ $20 8pm/8:30pm # **
sep 23 tue Sean Hayes, Eric And Erica at Harlow's, Sacramento 21+ 7pm/8pm **
sep 23 tue cancelled:  Little Mix at National Civic, San Jose
sep 24 wed Temples, Wampire at the Fillmore, S.F. a/a $25 7pm/8pm # **
sep 24 wed Rocco DeLuca at the Chapel, S.F. a/a $15 8pm/9pm **
sep 24 wed Skeletonwitch, Ghoul, Black Anvil, Connoisseur
       at the DNA Lounge, S.F. a/a $15/$18 7pm/8pm ** @
sep 24 wed Dan Bern at the Crepe Place, Santa Cruz a/a $15 9pm **
sep 25 thr Die Antwoord
       at the Fox Theater, Oakland a/a $39.50 8pm # *** (sold out)
sep 25 thr Within Temptation, Amaranthe
       at the Regency Ballroom, S.F. a/a 8pm # **
sep 25 thr Zac Brown Band
       at the Pavilion, Concord a/a $88.50-$38.50 6pm/7pm # **
sep 25 thr Mitis at the Catalyst, Santa Cruz 18+ $12/$15 8:30pm # **
sep 26 thr Paolo Nutini at the Fox Theater, Oakland a/a $29.50 8pm # ***
sep 26 fri Bob Mould, Cymbals Eat Guitars
       at the Fillmore, S.F. a/a $25 8pm/9pm # ***
sep 26 fri Andre Nickatina at Slim's, S.F. 6+ **
sep 26 fri A Day To Remember, Bring Me The Horizon, Chlodos
       at Event Center, 290 S. 7th St., San Jose State
       a/a $38.50 5:30pm/6:30pm # *** @
sep 26 fri Patti LaBelle, Lyfe Jennings
       at the Mountain Winery, Saratoga a/a # **
sep 26 fri Miss Lonely Hearts at the Crepe Place, Santa Cruz a/a $10 9pm **
sep 26 fri Amon Amarth, Sabaton, Skeletonwitch
       at the Catalyst, Santa Cruz 16+ $25/$29 7pm/8pm # *** @
sep 26 fri Aaron Carter, This Boy that Girl, Matt Ryan King
       at the Catalyst Atrium, Santa Cruz 16+ $15-$65 8:30pm/9pm # **
sep 26/27  The New Mastersounds & Friends
       at the Great American Music Hall, S.F. 6+ **
sep 27 sat Green Jelly, Guantanamo Dogpile, Mystic Knights Of The Cobra,
       Culo A Boca, Older Threat at 924 Gilman, Berkeley a/a $10 7pm/8pm *** @
sep 27 sat The Gaslight Anthem, Against Me!, Twopointeight
       at the Fox Theater, Oakland a/a $29.50 7:30pm # *** $
sep 27 sat bay area record fair
       at thee Parkside, S.F. a/a ($5 for 11am entry) free noon
sep 27 sat The Orwells, Skaters at Slim's, S.F. 6+ **
sep 27 sat Nerf Herder
       at the Bottom of the Hil, S.F. a/a $12/$14 8:30pm/9:30pm *** @
sep 27 sat Clean Bandit, Little Daylight, dj Aaron Axelsen
       at the Fillmore, S.F. a/a $22.50 8pm/9pm # **
sep 27 sat Wu-Tang Clan at the Warfield, S.F. a/a # **
sep 27 sat The Dodos, Dylan Shearer at the Chapel, S.F. a/a $18/$20 8pm/9pm **
sep 27 sat Houndmouth at the Independent, S.F. 21+ **
sep 27 sat Super Diamond (tribute), Reckless In Vegas
       at Bimbo's 365 Club, S.F. 21+ $22 8pm/9pm **
sep 27 sat Victim's Family, Black Cat Grave, Brubaker
       at the Phoenix Theater, Petaluma a/a $12 8pm *** @
sep 27 sat Jason Aldean, Florida Georgia Line, Tyler Farr
       at Shoreline, Mountain View a/a $59.50/$29.75 6pm/7:30pm # **
sep 27 sat Dana Carvey, Dennis Miller, Kevin Nealon
       at the Mountain Winery, Saratoga a/a # ** (comedy)
sep 27 sat Slim Cessna's Auto Club
       at the Crepe Place, Santa Cruz a/a $15 9pm **
sep 27 sat Amon Amarth, Sabaton, Skeletonwitch
       at the Ace of Spades, Sacramento a/a $25 7pm *** @
sep 27 sat Petty Theft (tribute) at Harlow's, Sacramento 21+ 9:30pm/10pm **
sep 28 sun Sam Smith at the Fox Theater, Oakland a/a # ** (sold out)
sep 28 sun Sonata Arctica, Delain, Xandria
       at the Regency Ballroom, S.F. a/a 8pm # **
sep 28 sun Aaron Carter at Slim's, S.F. 6+ **
sep 28 sun Slim Cessna's Auto Club
       at the Great American Music Hall, S.F. 6+ **
sep 28 sun Boney James, Jazz Attack, Jason Bodlovich Group
       at the Mountain Winery, Saratoga a/a # **
sep 28 sun The Orwells, Skaters
       at the Catalyst Atrium, Santa Cruz 16+ $15/$18 7pm/8pm # **
sep 28 sun Parachute, Matt Wertz
       at the Ace of Spades, Sacramento a/a $16 7pm **
sep 29 mon Christina Perri at Masonic Center, S.F. a/a $35 6:30pm/7:30pm # **
sep 30 tue Pixies, Royal Blood
       at Masonic Center, S.F. a/a $60/$50 6:30pm/7:30pm # ***
sep 30 tue Merchandise, Lower
       at the Catalyst Atrium, Santa Cruz 16+ $12/$14 8pm/8:30pm # **
oct  1 wed Broods at the Fillmore, S.F. a/a 3 **
oct  1 wed Living Colour at the Independent, S.F. 21+ **
oct  1 wed Kings Of Leon, Young The Giant
       at the Pavilion, Concord a/a $66-$30 6pm/7pm # ***
oct  1 wed Thievery Corportion
       at City National Civic, 135 San Carlos St., San Jose a/a $39.50 # ***
oct  1 wed Elton John
       at the Arena, 1 Sports Arena Pkwy, Sacramento a/a $30-$160 7pm/8pm # ***
oct  1 wed Social Distortion at the Senator Theater, Chico a/a # *** @
oct  2 thr Moon Taxi at Slim's, S.F. 6+ **
oct  2 thr Dark Star Orchestra at the Regency Ballroom, S.F. a/a # ***
oct  2 thr Crowbar, Revocation, Havok, Fit For An Autopsy,
       Armed For Apocolypse, dj Robb Metal
       at the DNA Lounge, S.F. a/a $15/$18 ($43 vip) 6:30pm/7:30pm ***
oct  2 thr Savoy, Bright Lights at the Independent, S.F. 21+ **
oct  2 thr Pinback, Tera Melos at Bimbo's 365 Club, S.F. 21+ $25 7pm/8pm ***
oct  2 thr Leo Kottke
       at City Winery, 1030 Main Street, Napa a/a $40-$30 6pm/8pm ***
oct  2 thr Elton John at the Shark Tank, San Jose a/a # ***
oct  2 thr Weezer, Kongos, Young Rising Sons
       at the Event Center, 290 S 7th Street, San Jose State
       a/a $49.50 7pm/8pm # ***
oct  2 thr Social Distortion at Red Lion Hotel, 500 Leisure Lane, Sacramento
       a/a $32 5:30pm/6:30pm # *** @
oct  2 thr Cymbals Eat Guitars
       at the Cellar Door, 101 W. Main Street, Visalia 21+ **
oct  2/3   Lorde, Majical Cloudz
       at the Greek Theater, U.C. Berkeley Campus a/a $49.50 8pm # ***
oct  3 fri Dr Know, Attitude Adjustment, Zero Bull Shit, No Fraud (FL),
       No Limbs at 924 Gilman Street, Berkeley a/a $12 7pm/8pm *** @
oct  3 fri Rising Appalachia
       at the New Parish, Oakland 18+ $17/$20 8pm/9pm ^ **
oct  3 fri Twin Shadow at the Regency Ballroom, S.F. a/a 9pm # **
oct  3 fri Glass Animals at Slim's, S.F. 6+ *** (was at the Chapel)
oct  3 fri Stromae at the Mezzanine, S.F. 21+ **
oct  3 fri Phaeleh (Bristol, U.K.) at 1015 Folsom, 1015 Folsom, S.F. 21+ **
oct  3 fri Larry The Cable Guy at the Mountain Winery, Saratoga a/a # **
oct  3 fri The Aquabats, Emily's Army
       at the Catalyst, Santa Cruz ?/? $20/$22 6pm/7pm # *** @
oct  3 fri Jimmy Eat World at the Ace of Spades, Sacramento a/a $28 7pm *** @
oct  3/4   King Crimson at the Warfield, S.F. a/a $55-$125 8pm ***
oct  3/4/5 Hardley Strictly Bluegrass, Golden Gate Park, S.F. a/a free ***
oct  4 sat Ought at Bottom of the Hill, S.F. a/a $10/$12 8:30pm/9:30pm ** @
oct  4 sat Cibo Matto at the Chapel, S.F. a/a $25 8pm/9pm **
oct  4 sat The Polish Ambassador, Liminus, Mr. Lif, Ayla Nereo & Wildlight
       at the Regency Ballroom, S.F. a/a # **
oct  4 sat dj Shadow & Cut Chemist at the Mezzanine, S.F. 21+ $35 8pm/9pm **
oct  4 sat Katchafire at the Ace of Spades, Sacramento a/a $20 7pm ***
oct  4 sat Axxa/Abraxas
       at Holland Project Show Space, 121 Vesta Street, Reno, NV a/a **
oct  4/5   Leftover Salmon & Friends at the Independent, S.F. 21+ ***
oct  5 sun Bombay Bicycle Club, Milo Greene
       at the Warfield, S.F. a/a # ***
oct  5 sun McCoy Tyler band, The Crow and The Canyon
       at the Crepe Place, Santa Cruz a/a $10 9pm **
oct  5/6   The War On Drugs, Class McCombs
       at the Fillmore, S.F. a/a $25 8pm/9pm # ***
oct  6 mon Kasabian, Bo Ningen at the Fox Theater, Oakland a/a $29 8pm # ***
oct  6 mon The Drums at the Great American Music Hall, S.F. 6+ **
oct  7 tue Sham 69, Total Chaos at the Uptown, Oakland 21+ $12/$15 8pm *** @ $
oct  7 tue Thurston Moore, Sebadoh
       at the Great American Music Hall, S.F. 6+ ***
oct  7 tue Wakey!Wakey!  at the Chapel, S.F. a/a $12/$14 7pm/8pm ***
oct  7 tue Carbon Leaf (Richmond, VA) at Yoshi's, S.F. 21+ $24/$29 8pm **
oct  7 tue Deaf Wish (Australia) at the Hemlock, S.F. 21+ **
oct  7 tue Coasts at the Catalyst Atrium, Santa Cruz 16+ $8/$10 8pm/8:30pm # **
oct  8 wed Lily Allen at the Fox Theater, Oakland a/a # **
oct  8 wed The Pretty Reckless, Adelitas Way
       at the Regency Ballroom, S.F. a/a 8pm # ***
oct  8 wed The King Khan & BBQ Show
       at the Great American Music Hall, S.F. 6+ **
oct  8 wed Angus & Julia Stone at the Independent, S.F. 21+ **
oct  8 wed Zola Jesus at Bimbo's 365 Club, S.F. 21+ $22 7pm/8pm **
oct  9 thr GusGus, Kiko King & Creativemaze
       at the Great American Music Hall, S.F. 6+ $22 8pm/9pm **
oct  9 thr Ghost Parade, Rags & Ribbons, Kiven
       at the Bottom of the Hil, S.F. a/a $10 8:30pm/9:30pm **
oct  9 thr Nick Waterhouse, Pep at the Regency Ballroom, S.F. a/a 8pm # **
oct  9 thr Justin Currie at the Chapel, S.F. a/a $25/$30 8pm/9pm **
oct  9 thr Sondre Lerche at the Independent, S.F. 21+ $15 7:30pm/8pm **
oct 10 fri S, Silver shadows, Slow Fast
       at 1-2-3-4 Go! Records, Oakland a/a 7pm **
oct 10 fri The Memphis Murder Men at the Uptown, Oakland 21+ $10 9pm **
oct 10 fri Uncle Acid & The Deadbeats, Danava at Slim's. S.F. 6+ **
oct 10 fri Calle 13 at the Warfield, S.F. a/a # **
oct 10 fri Glenn Tilbrook at the Brick and Mortar, S.F. 18+ $17/$20 7pm/8pm **
oct 10 fri Shonen Knife (Japan), Death Valley Girls, Great Apes
       at the Bottom of the Hill, S.F. 21+ $12/$14 8:30pm/9:30pm *** @
oct 10 fri Fink at the Independent, S.F. 21+ **
oct 10 fri Slaughter And The Dogs (U.K.), Juicehead, Modern Kicks
       at thee Parkside, S.F. 21+ $15 9pm *** @
oct 10/11  The Weeknd, Schoolboy Q, Jhene Aiko
       at Civic Center, 99 Grove Street, S.F.
       a/a $49.50 7:30pm/8:30pm # ** (fri sold out)
oct 11 sat Pomplamoose at the Fillmore, S.F. a/a $22.50 8pm/9m # **
oct 11 sat Anberlin at the Regency Ballroom, S.F. a/a 8pm # **
oct 11 sat Bahamas at Slim's, S.F. 6+ **
oct 11 sat Christoper Owens at the Great American Music Hall, S.F. 6+ **
oct 11 sat Eddie & The Hot Rods, Dime Runner, The Richmond Sluts, Bad Coyotes
       at thee Parkside, S.F. 21+ $12 9pm ***
oct 11 sat Apache Dropout at the Hemlock, S.F. 21+ **
oct 11 sat Andre Nickatina at the Ace of Spades, Sacramento a/a $25 7pm ***
oct 13 mon Turquoise Jeep at the Chapel, S.F. a/a $15 7pm/8pm **
oct 14 tue Together Pangea, Mozes & The Firstborn, The Memories,
       Aj Davila & Terror Amor at Slim's, S.F. 6+ ** (Burger Records)
oct 14 tue Enrique Iglesias, Pitbull at the Shark Tank, San Jose a/a # **
oct 14 tue Turquoise Jeep
       at the Catalyst Atrium, Santa Cruz 16+ $17/$20 8:30pm/9pm # **
oct 14/15  Of Montreal, Pillar Point
       at the Great American Music Hall, S.F. 6+ ***
oct 14/15  Cloud Nothings, Beat Connection, Grmln,
       Go Back To The Zoo (Netherlands), Glen Check (Korea),
       Glass Towers (Austrailia), alphabetics (Costa Rica), Klp (Australia),
       Love X Stereo (Korea), Monokino (Netherlands), Big Phony (Korea),
       From The Airport (Korea), Level & Tyson (Norway),
       Rock N Roll Radio (Korea)
       at Culture Collide, 40 Rondel Place, S.F. 21+ $20 ***
oct 15 wed La Ley at the Fillmore, S.F. a/a $45 7pm/8pm # **
oct 15 wed Lecrae, Andy Mineo, dj Promote at the Warfield, S.F. a/a # **
oct 15 wed Young Rebel Set at the Brick and Mortar, S.F. 18+ $8/$10 7pm/8pm **
oct 15 wed Ausmuteants (Austrailia) at the Hemlock, S.F. 21+ **
oct 15 wed Stick Figure, Pacific Dub, Hirie
       at the Mystic Theater, Petaluma 21+ **
oct 16 thr Gin Blossoms at Yoshi's, Oakland 21+ **
oct 16 thr The Horrors, Moon Duo at the Fillmore, S.F. a/a $22.50 7pm/8pm # **
oct 16 thr Babes at the Independent, S.F. 21+ **
oct 16 thr White Hinterland, Wildcat! Wildcat!
       at the Bottom of the Hill, S.F. ?/? **
oct 16 thr Stick Figure, Pacific Dub, Hirie
       at the Catalyst, Santa Cruz 16+ $15/$19 7pm/8pm **
oct 16 thr Mastodon, Gojira, Kvelertak
       at Grand Sierra Resort, 2500 East 2nd St., Reno NV a/a 7:30pm # *** @
oct 17 fri Hozler, James Bay at the Regency Ballroom, S.F. a/a # **
oct 17 fri Daryl Hall & John Oates
       at Masonic Center, S.F. a/a $65/$55 7pm/8pm # ***
oct 17 fri Cherub, Ghost Beach, Gibbz
       at the Fillmore, S.F. a/a $19.50 8pm/9pm # **
oct 17 fri Andrew McMahon In the Wilderness at Slim's, S.F. 6+ **
oct 17 fri Zoso (tribute) at the Catalyst, Santa Cruz 21+ $18/$21 8pm/9pm **
oct 17/18  Luke Bryan, Lee Brice, Cole Swindell
       at the Pavilion, Concord a/a $59.25/$29.50 5:30pm/7pm # **
oct 18 sat Billy Cox, Buddy Guy, Zakk Wylde, Jonny Lang
       at the Fox Theater, Oakland a/a $115-$55 8pm # *** (Experience Hendrix)
oct 18 sat Megan Slankard at the Great American Music Hall, S.F. 6+ **
oct 18 sat The California Honeydrops
       at the Fillmore, S.F. a/a $22.50 8pm/9pm # **
oct 18 sat Luke Bryan, Lee Brice, Cole Swindell
       at Shoreline, Mountain View a/a # **
oct 18/19  Outkast, Massive Attack, Zedd, Alt-J, TV On The Radio,
       Janelle Monae, The New Pornographers, Washed Out, St. Lucia, Banks,
       Jungle, White Denim, M0, Polica, The Growlers, Classixx, Chet Faker,
       Ryan Hemsworth, Ana Tijoux, Asgeir, Xxyyxx, Ratking, Tobacco, Bleached,
       Painted Palms, Waters
       at the Treasure Island Festival, S.F. Bay a/a $85-$275 # ***
oct 19 sun Kodaline, Birds Of Tokyo
       at the Fillmore, S.F. a/a $22.50 6pm/7pm # ***
oct 19 sun The Slackers at Slim's, S.F. 6+ **
oct 19 sun Sinkane, Helado Negro
       at the Independent, S.F. 21+ $15/$18 7:30pm/8pm **
oct 22 wed Suffocation, Katklysm, Jungle Rot, Pyrexia, Internal Bleeding
       at the DNA Lounge, S.F. a/a $18/$22 6:30pm/7:30pm *** @
oct 22 wed Mineral, Into It. Over It. at the Independent, S.F. 21+ **
oct 23 thr Trampled By Turtles, Elephant Revival
       at the Fox Theater, Oakland a/a $29.50 8pm # ***
oct 23 thr The Afghan Whigs at the Fillmore, S.F. a/a $35 7pm/8pm # ***
oct 23 thr Mineral, Into It. Over It.
       at the Bottom of the Hill, S.F. a/a $20 8pm/9pm ** @
oct 23 thr Metronomy at the Regency Ballroom, S.F. a/a 8pm # **
oct 23 thr Lewis Watson at the Chapel, S.F. a/a $15/$17 7pm/8pm **
oct 23 thr Marketa Irglova, Rosi Golan
       at Bimbo's 365 Club, S.F. 21+ $28 7pm/8pm **
oct 24 fri Little Dragon at the Fox Theater, Oakland a/a $29.50 8pm # ***
oct 24 fri Bonobo (dj set), Dark Sky (dj set)
       at the Regency Ballroom, S.F. a/a 9pm # **
oct 24 fri Tennis at the Great American Music Hall, S.F. 6+ **
oct 24 fri Grieves at the Catalyst, Santa Cruz 16+ $15/$20 8pm/9pm **
oct 24-27  Railroad Earth (3 nights), Moe., The Meter Men, Leftover Salmon,
       A.L.O., Jeff Austin Band, The Motet, Poor Man's Whiskey,
       Robert Walter's 20th Congress, Dead Winter Carpenters, New Monsoon,
       The Brothers Comatose, Shook Twins, The Good Luck Thrift Store Outfit,
       Mountain Standard Time, Scott Pemberton Trio, The Nibblers,
       Groove Session, Front Country, Achilles Wheel, Mark Sexton Band,
       SunSquabi, The Absynth Quintet, Mojo Green, Lonesome Locomotive,
       Paige Anderson & The Fearless Kin, Whiskey Tango, Jelly Bread,
       MerryGold, Sierra Drifters at El Dorado Fairgrounds, Placerville
       a/a $145-$389 # *** (camping) (Hangtown Halloween Ball)
oct 25 sat Charli XCX, Elliphant, Femme at Slim's, S.F. 6+ **
oct 25 sat Alter Bridge at the Warfield, S.F. a/a # ***
oct 25 sat The Titan Ups, Carletta Sue Kay, the Dead Ships, dj Kelley Stoltz
       at the DNA Lounge, S.F. a/a free 2pm **
       (S.F. Motorcycle Club 110th Anniversary)
oct 25 sat Rachael Yamagata at the Independent, S.F. 21+ **
oct 25 sat Cherub, Ghost Beach, Gibbz
       at the Catalyst Atrium, Santa Cruz 16+ $15/$17 8pm/9pm # **
oct 26 sun Timeflies, Kap Slap at the Regency Ballroom, S.F. a/a # **
oct 27 mon The Janoskians at the Fillmore, S.F. a/a $25 6:30pm/7:30pm # **
oct 27 mon Tinariwen at the Chapel, S.F. a/a $55/$60 7pm/8pm **
oct 27 mon Rural Alberta Advantage at the Independent, S.F. 21+ **
oct 28 tue Broken Bells, Austra
       at the Nob Hill Masonic Center, 1111 California St., S.F. a/a # ***
oct 28 tue Betty Who, Joywave, Great Good Fine Ok
       at the Fillmore, S.F. a/a $20 7pm/8pm # **
oct 28 tue O'Death at the Brick and Mortar, S.F. 18+ $12/$15 8pm/9pm **
oct 28 tue Airborne Toxic Event
       at the Ace of Spades, Sacramento a/a $20 7pm ***
oct 29 wed King Tuff at the Great American Music Hall, S.F. 6+ **
oct 29 wed The Kills at the Fillmore, S.F. a/a $35 7pm/8pm # ***
oct 29 wed Ben Frost at Grey Area Gallery, 371 11th St., S.F. a/a **
oct 29 wed Bernhoft at the Chapel, S.F. a/a $23/$25 8pm/9pm **
oct 29 wed Colt Ford, Demun Jones
       at the Ace of Spades, Sacramento a/a $20 7pm ***
oct 30 thr Yelle at the Regency Ballroom, S.F. a/a 8pm # **
oct 30 thr King Diamond at the Warfield, S.F. a/a # ***
oct 30 thr Patty Griffin at the Fillmore, S.F. a/a # **
oct 31 fri Zion I, Grieves, Dizzy Wright at the Metro, Oakland a/a 8pm # **
oct 31 fri Machine Head, Children Of Bodom, epica, Battlecross
       at the Fox Theater, Oakland a/a # *** @
oct 31 fri Freeman at the Independent, S.F. 21+ **
oct 31 fri Andre Nickatina, Smoov-E, Town Biz
       at the Phoenix Theater, Petaluma a/a $30 8pm ***
nov  1 sat Erasure, Superhumanoids
       at the Fox Theater, Oakland a/a $55/$45 8pm # ***
nov  1 sat Boy & Bear, Reuben And The Dark
       at the Regency Ballroom, S.F. a/a $20/$22 8pm/9pm # **
nov  3 mon The Black Keys, Jake Bugg
       at the Arena, Oakland a/a $80-$40 7pm/8pm # ***
nov  3 mon Black Veil Brides at the Warfield, S.F. a/a $26.50/$29 6pm # *** $
nov  3 mon Citizen Cope at the Catalyst, Santa Cruz 16+ $36-$150 8pm/9pm # ***
nov  4 tue Crowder (Waco, TX), All Sons & Daughters, Capital Kings
       at the Regency Ballroom, S.F. a/a $25/$28 7:30pm # ** (was april 9th)
nov  4 tue Pissed Jeans at Slim's, S.F. 6+ **
nov  4 tue We Were Promished Jetpacks
       at Bimbo's 365 Club, S.F. 21+ $25 7pm/8pm ***
nov  4 tue The Black Keys, Jake Bugg
       at the Arena, 1 Sports Pkwy., Sacramento a/a # ***
nov  4/5   Citizen Cope at the Fillmore, S.F. a/a $43.50 7pm/8pm # ***
nov  5 wed Dick Dale at the Uptown, Oakland 21+ $25/$30 8pm ***
nov  6 thr Richie Spice at the New Parish, Oakland 18+ $22/$25 8pm/9pm ^ **
nov  6 thr The Matches at the Great American Music Hall, S.F. 6+ *** (sold out)
nov  6 thr Nick Swardson
       at Masonic Center, 1111 California Street, S.F. a/a $39.50 7pm/8pm # **
nov  7 fri I Am Hardwell, Dannic
       at Civic Center, 99 Grove Street, S.F. 18+ $65 7pm/8pm # ** (dj)
nov  7 fri Slowdive (U.K.) at the Warfield, S.F. a/a # **
nov  7 fri Petty Theft (tribute)
       at the Catalyst Atrium, Santa Cruz 21+ $12/$17 8:30pm/9pm # **
nov  7/8   The Matches at Slim's, S.F. 6+ *** $ (sat sold out)
nov  8 sat Foster The People, Sylvan Esso
       at the Fox Theater, Oakland a/a $42.50 8pm # *** $
nov  8 sat Bassnectar, Griz
       at Civic Center, 99 Grove Street, S.F. a/a $45 8pm # **
nov  8 sat Secret Chiefs 3 at the Great American Music Hall, S.F. 6+ ***
nov  8 sat Shovels & Rope, Willie Watson
       at the Fillmore, S.F. a/a $25 8pm/9pm # **
nov  9 sun Rhye, Lo Fang at the Fox Theater, Oakland a/a # **
nov  9 sun Julian Casablancas + The Voidz
       at the Regency Ballroom, S.F. a/a 8pm # **
nov 10 mon Arch Enemy, Kreator, Huntress
       at the Regency Ballroom, S.F. a/a $25/$27 6pm/6:30pm # *** @
nov 10 mon The Psychedelic Furs, The Lemonheads
       at the Fillmore, S.F. a/a $35 7pm/8pm # ***
nov 10 mon Foster The People, Sylvan Esso
       at Memorial Auditorium, 1400 J Street at 15th, Sacramento a/a # ***
nov 11 tue Nils Frahm at the Great American Music Hall, S.F. 6+ **
nov 11 tue Mac Demarco at the Fillmore, S.F. a/a $25 7pm/8pm # **
nov 11 tue Blonde Redhead at the Regency Ballroom, S.F. a/a # ***
nov 12 wed Slayer, Suicidal Tendencies, Exodus
       at the Fox Theater, Oakland a/a $59.50/$39.50 7:30pm # *** @ $
nov 12 wed Adrian Belew Poser Triio at the Chapel, S.F. a/a $28/$32 7pm/8pm **
nov 12/13  Boyce Avenue at the Fillmore, S.F. a/a $25 6pm/7pm # **
nov 13 thr First Aid Kit at the Fox Theater, Oakland a/a $25 8pm # ***
nov 13 thr Lights at the Regency Ballroom, S.F. a/a # **
nov 13 thr Generationals, Springtime at the Chapel, S.F. a/a **
nov 13 thr Adrian Belew Power Trio
       at the Catalyst, Santa Cruz 21+ $25/$28 7pm/8pm **
nov 14 fri Deltron 3030 at the Catalyst, Santa Cruz 16+ $20/$25 8pm/9pm **
nov 15 sat J Mascis at the Independent, S.F. 21+ $20 8:30pm/9pm **
nov 15 sat Southern Soul Assembly
       at Cargo, 255 N. Virginia Street, Reno NV a/a **
nov 16 sun Southern Soul Assembly at the Fillmore, S.F. a/a # **
nov 17 mon Bastille at Civic Center, 99 Grove Street, S.F. a/a # ***
nov 17 mon Death From Above 1979 at the Independent, S.F. 21+ **
nov 18 tue Jordan Knight & Nick Carter
       at the Regency Ballroom, S.F. a/a 8pm # **
nov 18 tue Gruff Rhys at the Chapel, S.F. a/a $14 7pm/8pm **
nov 18 tue The 1975 at Masonic Center, S.F. a/a $35 6:30pm/7:30pm # ***
nov 18 tue SoMo at the Fillmore, S.F. a/a $25 7pm/8pm # **
nov 19 wed James Vincent McMorrow at the Fillmore, S.F. a/a $25 7pm/8pm # **
nov 21 fri Cold War Kids at the Fox theater, Oakland a/a # *** $
nov 21 fri Fortunate Youth, Thrive
       at the Catalyst, Santa Cruz 16+ $15/$18 8pm/9pm **
nov 22 sat Angry Samoans, Wasted Ones, Oppressed Logic,
       Cornelius Asperger & The Bi-Curious Unicorns, Instant Gratification
       at 924 Gilman St., Berkeley a/a $10 *** @
nov 22 sat Justin Timberlake at the Arena, Oakland a/a # ***
nov 22 sat Noah Gundersen at the Chapel, S.F. a/a $15/$17 8pm/9pm **
nov 22 sat Mustache Harbor at Bimbo's 365 Club, S.F. 21+ $22 8pm/9pm **
nov 22 sat Cold War Kids at the Catalyst, Santa Cruz 16+ $20 8pm/9pm ***
nov 24 mon Fleetwood Mac at the Arena, 1 Sports Pkwy., Sacramento a/a # ***
nov 25 tue Fleetwood Mac at the Shark Tank, San Jose a/a $200-$50 7pm/8pm # ***
nov 29 sat London Grammar, Untill The Ribbon Breaks
       at the Fox Theater, Oakland a/a # **
nov 29 sat A John Waters Christmas at the Great American Music Hall, S.F. 6+ **
dec  3 wed Fleetwood Mac at the Arena, Oakland a/a $200-$50 7pm/8pm # ***
dec  4 thr Suicide Girls at the Regency Ballroom, S.F. 18+ $25/$27 8pm # ***
dec  5 fri Pierce The Veil, Sleeping With Sirens, Beartooth, the Wild Life
       at Knitting Factory, 211 North Virginia Street, Reno, NV a/a # *** $
dec  6 sat John Waters
       at City Winery, 1030 Main Street, Napa a/a $45/$55/$65 8pm ***
dec  7/8   Steve Hackett: Genesis Extended
       at the Regency Ballroom, S.F. a/a 7:30pm # **
dec 10 wed My Brightest Diamond at the Great American Music Hall, S.F. 6+ **
dec 11/12  American Football at the Fillmore, S.F.
       a/a $25 8pm/9pm # *** (fri sold out)
dec 18 thr MythBusters at City National Civic, San Jose a/a *** (tv show)
dec 19 fri Skinny Puppy (Canada), VNV Nation, Haujobb, Youth Code
       at the Regency Ballroom, S.F. a/a # ***
dec 29/30/31 Snow Globe Music Festival
       at Bijou Park, Lake Tahoe Community College Campus, CA a/a $109-$134

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1-2-3-4 Go! Records, 420 40th, Oakland a/a (shows over by 10pm)	510-985-0325
23 Club, 23 Visitacion Avenue, Brisbane a/a			415-467-7717
Ace of Spades, 1417 R Street, Sacramento a/a
Alley, 906 Victorian Way, Sparks, NV a/a
Amoeba Music, 2455 Telegraph, Berkeley a/a			510-549-1125
Amoeba Music, 1855 Haight, S.F. a/a				415-831-1200
Assembly Music Hall, 1000 K St., Sacramento a/a 18+ 21+		916-341-0176
Avalon Nightclub, 777 Lawrance Expressway, Santa Clara a/a 21+	408-241-0777
Bender's Bar And Grill, 806 South Van Ness Ave., S.F. 21+	415-824-1800
Bimbo's 365 Club, 1025 Columbus Avenue, S.F. 21+ 18+		415-474-0365
Blake's, 2367 Telegraph, Berkeley a/a 18+			510-848-0886
Blank Club, 44 South Almaden Avenue, San Jose 21+
Blue Lamp Lounge, 1400 Alhambra Blvd., Sacramento 21+		866-575-9405
Blue Lagoon, 923 Pacific Avenue, Santa Cruz 21+			831-423-7117
Boardwalk, 9426 Greenback Lane, Orangevale a/a			916-988-9247
Boom Boom Room, 1601 Fillmore, S.F. 21+				415-673-8000
Bottom of the Hill, 1233 17th St., S.F. a/a 21+			415-621-4455
Brick and Mortar Music Hall, 1710 Mission Street, S.F. 21+ 18+	415-371-1631
Cache Creek Casino Resort, 14455 Highway 16, Brooks 21+
Cafe Du Nord, Inc., 2170 Market Street, S.F. 21+		415-861-5016
Cafe Cocomo, 650 Indiana at Mariposa, S.F. 21+
Cafe Stritch, 374 South First Street, San Jose a/a		408-280-6161
Caravan Lounge, 98 South Almaden Avenue, San Jose 21+		408-995-6220
Catalyst, 1011 Pacific Ave., Santa Cruz a/a book 831-423-1338	831-423-1336
Cell Space, 2050 Bryant at 18th, S.F. a/a
Chapel, 777 Valencia Street at 19th, S.F. a/a
Crepe Place, 1134 Soquel Ave., Santa Cruz a/a			831-429-6994
DNA Lounge, 375 11th Street at Harrison, S.F. 21+ a/a		415-626-1409
Dosa Biryani, 250 E Java Drive, Sunnyvale a/a			408-400-0007
Eagle Tavern, 398 12th St. S.F. 21+				415-626-0880
El Rey Theatre, 230 West 2nd St., Chico 18+ (a/a with adult)	530-342-2727
El Rincon, 2700 16th Street at Harrison, S.F. 21+ 18+
El Rio, 3158 Mission Street, S.F., 21+				415-282-3325
Elbo Room, 647 Valencia near 17th St., S.F. 21+			415-552-7788
Eli's Mile High Club, 3629 Martin Luther King Jr. Way, Oakland 21+
Fillmore, 1805 Geary Blvd., S.F. a/a				415-346-6000
  leave soon after the last band for a free poster at the exit
Fireside Lounge, 1453 Webster Street, Alameda 21+		510-864-1244
Fox Theater, 1807 Telegraph Avenue, Oakland a/a
Gilman, 924 Gilman St. at 8th, Berkeley a/a book 510-524-8180
  ($2 yearly membership required) http://www.924gilman.org
  5pm membership meetings 1st and 3rd sat. of each month
George's, 842 Fourth St., San Rafael 21+			415-457-1515
Golden State Theater, 417 Alvarado St., Monterey a/a		831-372-4555
Great American Music Hall, 859 O'Farrell, S.F. ages 6+		415-885-0750
Harlow's, 2708 J Street, Sacramento 21+				916-441-4693
Hemlock, 1131 Polk at Post, S.F. 21+				415-923-0923
Henfling's Firehouse Tavern, 9450 Highway 9, Ben Lomond 21+	408-335-1642
Homestead Lanes, 20990 Homestead Road, Cupertino a/a		408-255-5700
Hotel Utah Saloon, 500 4th St. at Bryant, S.F. 21+		415-546-6300
Independent, 628 Divisadero, S.F. 21+				415-771-1420
Johnny Foley's Irish House, 243 O'Farrell Street, S.F. 21+	415-954-0777
Knitting Factory, 211 North Virginia Street, Reno, NV a/a	775-323-5648
Knockout, 3223 Mission St., S.F. 21+				415-550-6994
Konocti Harbor, 8727 Doda Bay Road, Kelseyville a/a		800-660-LAKE
Legionnaire Saloon, 2272 Telegraph Ave., Oakland 21+		510-891-8660
Li-Po Lounge, 916 Grant Ave., S.F. 21+
Lucky 13, 1301 Park St, Alameda 21+				510-523-2118
Make-Out Room, 3225 22nd St. at Mission, S.F. 21+		415-647-2888
Metro, 630 3rd St. at M.L.K., Oakland a/a			510-763-1146
Mezzanine, 444 Jessie Street at Mint, S.F. 21+			415-625-8880
Milk Bar, 1840 Haight Street, S.F. 21+				415-387-6455
Mountain Winery, 14831 Pierce Road, Saratoga a/a		408-741-2822
Monstros Pizza, 628 W. Sacramento Avenue, Chico a/a
Montalvo Arts Center, 15400 Montalvo Road, Saratoga a/a		408-961-5800
Mystic Theater, 23 Petaluma Blvd., Petaluma a/a 18+ 21+		707-765-2121
Neck of the Woods, 406 Clement at 5th Avenue, S.F. 21+
New Parish, 579 18th at San Pablo Avenue, Oakland 21+ 18+ a/a
Nickel City, 1711 Branham Lane, San Jose a/a			408-448-3323
Night Light, 311 Broadway, Oakland 21+				510-433-0340
Masonic Center, 1111 California Street, S.F. a/a
Octopus Lounge, 180 Eureka Square, Pacifica 21+			650-355-7775
On the Y, 670 Fulton Ave., Sacramento 21+			916-487-3731
Old Ironsides, 1901 10th St., Sacramento 21+			916-443-9751
Paramount Theatre, 2025 Broadway, Oakland a/a
Parkside, 1600 17th St., S.F. 21+				415-503-0393
Phoenix Theater, 201 Washington St., Petaluma a/a		707-762-3565
Pine Street Grill, 875 Rincon Ave., Livermore 21+
Pioneer, 105 Pioneer Street, Santa Cruz a/a
Pirate Cat Radio Cafe, 2781 21st Street, S.F. a/a
Pissed Off Pete's, 4528 Mission Street, S.F. 21+
Plea for Peace Center, 630 E Weber Ave, Stockton a/a
       ($2 yearly membership)
Rasputin's Music, 2401 Telegraph, Berkeley a/a			800-350-8700
Red Devil Lounge, 1695 Polk at Clay, S.F. 21+			415-921-1695
Red Hat, 1860 Monument Blvd., Concord 21+			925-685- 2122
Red House, 1667 Botelho Drive, Walnut Creek a/a			925-938-6900
Regency Ballroom, 1300 Van Ness Avenue, S.F. a/a
Retox Lounge, 628 20th Street at 3rd, S.F. 21+ a/a		415-626-7386
Rickshaw Stop, 155 Fell St. at Van Ness, S.F. a/a
Riptide Bar, 3639 Taraval St., S.F. 21+				415-681-8433
Rock Shop, 30 N 3rd Street, San Jose a/a
       ($2 yearly membership)
Route 92, 2128 South El Camino Real, San Mateo 21+
San Pedro Square Market, 87 North San Pedro St., San Jose a/a
Senator Theatre, 517 Main Street, Chico a/a			530-891-1809
Shattuck Down Low, 2284 Shattuck Ave., Berkeley 21+		510-548-1159
Shoreline Amphitheatre, One Amphitheatre Pkwy., Mountain View a/a
Slim's, 333 11th St., S.F. ages 6+				415-522-0333
Starry Plough, 3101 Shattuck, Berkeley 21+ (sometimes a/a)	510-841-2082
Streetlight Records, 980 S. Bascom Ave., San Jose a/a
Streetlight Records, 939 Pacific Ave., Santa Cruz a/a
Stork Club, 2330 Telegraph, Oakland 21+				510-444-6174
Stud Bar, 399 9th Street at Harrison, S.F. 21+			415-863-6623
Studio 55 Marin, 1455 East Francisco Blvd., San Rafael a/a
Sub-Mission Art Space, 2183 Mission Street, S.F. a/a
Swedish American Hall, 2170 Market Street, S.F. a/a		415-861-5016
Sweetwater Music Hall, 19 Corte Madera Avenue, Mill Valley a/a	415-388-1700
Swingin' Door, 106 East 25th Avenue, San Mateo 21+
Terminal, 3957 San Leandro Street, Oakland a/a
Thrillhouse Records, Mission at 30th, S.F. a/a
Transient Lounge, 400 E. Todd Road, Santa Rosa a/a
Toot's Tavern, 627 Second Avenue at Pomona, Crockett 21+	510-787-4840
Tupelo, 1337 Grant Ave., S.F. a/a (during sun shows)		415-981-9177
Warfield, 982 Market St., S.F. a/a				415-775-7722
Witch Room, 1815 19th Street, Sacramento a/a 18+		916-508-0213
Winter's Tavern, 1522 Francisco Blvd., Pacifica 21+
Uptown, 1928 Telegraph Avenue, Oakland 21+			510-451-8100
Uptown Theatre, 1350 Third Street, Napa 16+ (12+ with an adult)
Verdi Club, 2424 Mariposa at Potrero, S.F. a/a			415-505-8530
Vina Robles Amphitheater, 3800 Mill Road, Paso Robles a/a	805-227-4812
Vitus, 201 Broadway @ 2nd., Oakland 21+				510-452-1620
Vixens, 906 Victorian Avenue, Sparks NV a/a 21+			775-358-6969
Voodoo Lounge, 14 South Second Street, San Jose 21+		408-286-8636
Yoshi's, 1330 Fillmore Street, S.F. 21+
Yoshi's, 510 Embarcadero West, Oakland 21+			510-238-9200
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