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Southern California singer-songwriter and producer Jonathan Wilson’s new recording is “Rare Birds.” (Courtesy Andrea Nakhla)

Jonathan Wilson revels in rock ‘n’ roll classicism

North Carolina-bred, Los Angeles-based tunesmith and producer Jonathan Wilson has found his…

 

ELO’s Jeff Lynne opened his first U.S. tour in nearly 40 years in Oakland on Thursday.  (Courtesy Wrealano@aol.com)

Great ELO music in Oakland and all over the world

Electric Light Orchestra’s Jeff Lynne is the oddly shy rock star. But…

 

Metallica’s James Hetfield, left, and Kirk Hammett took control during their headlining set on Saturday, the second day of Outside Lands 2017.  (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

Outside Lands 2017 Day 2: Metallica rules, A Tribe Called Quest cancels

Hip hop fans were disappointed Saturday at the cancellation of headliners A…

 

Former Bay Area resident K.Flay appears Sunday at Outside Lands 2017. (Courtesy photo)

A few acts to check out at Outside Lands 2017

Still can’t decide who to see? Try these acts: FRIDAY, AUG. 11…

Former Bay Area resident K.Flay appears Sunday at Outside Lands 2017. (Courtesy photo)