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Monterey Pop Fest to Return for 50th Anniversary

First came the Gathering of the Tribes, and then the Monterey International Pop Festival initiated The Summer of Love 50 years ago. Just like then the harmony between bands and … Continue Reading →


Kurt Vile, Alabama Shakes rock the Greek

For the second week in a row the Greek Theater in Berkeley was treated to two headliners joining for one show. The week prior saw Brand New and Modest Mouse … Continue Reading →


Field of Haze Lights Up April 16th

Preview by Megan T. *To the Marley Roots, Rock, Reggae tune* Listen reggae music…Right before 4.20… Drink some tasty beers… Check the 215 spots. Since April’s holiday falls on a … Continue Reading →

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Victoria Reed can Cope

Review by Megan T. Rio Theater, SC – March 2016 Listen up! We’ve been on the down low, absorbing new music and drooling over summer tours. But we broke the … Continue Reading →

Sonic Radar: 17 Festivals for 2016

Written by Megan T. Some are free. Some are far from it. Some are near. Some are actually, quite far. Some are electronic, others rock. Here is a swath of … Continue Reading →

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Spring Fling through the San Joaquin Valley

Cage the Elephant announce a 15 date national tour, and starting off here in California. Fresno is the first stop, and then up to Sacramento and back down the San … Continue Reading →


SF’s dreamy Papercuts to open for Beach House

Jason Quever as Papercuts will be opening for the highly anticipated Beach House West Coast Tour. San Francisco and Los Angeles dates have been sold out for half a year, … Continue Reading →