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Hardly Strictly Bluegrass festival to move online

Organizers announce charitable fund for musicians

 

Former Runaways Cherie Currie out with new solo album

Currie’s stature in rock history is nicely mapped out

 

Bay Area metal band members experienced COVID-19 first hand

Testament vocalist Chuck Billy and Exodus guitarist Gary Holt were among 10 band members and crew infected

 

Keeping the DNA Lounge on life support

The legendary San Francisco nightclub was already struggling financially. Then COVID-19 happened.

Mustangs musician Suzanna Spring seeks the silver lining

“I’ve noticed, as an artist and a musician, that it’s forced a whole new creativity to the forefront.”

Gathering to celebrate the music of Leonard Cohen

Little did we know that that night of mourning would be the genesis for a festival of celebration.

Medical treatment for Mick Jagger spurs Rolling Stones to postpone North American tour

The Rolling Stones have postponed their forthcoming No Filter North American tour…

Chase Center to open with Metallica, San Francisco Symphony

Chase Center, the Warriors’ new stadium, will get christened with a concert…

Pamela Rose gives women blues greats their due

Pamela Rose sings the blues – and much more. The Bay Area…

Headliners announced for BottleRock Napa Valley festival

The Foo Fighters, Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers and Maroon 5 were…

Mission District’s Community Music Center celebrates 95th birthday on Sunday

This weekend the San Francisco Community Music Center will be celebrating its…

Michael Franti gives impromptu performance at anti-pipeline protest in SF

Politically conscious musician Michael Franti gave an impromptu performance at the protest…

Prince’s death raises numerous questions about his health

MINNEAPOLIS — Despite his debauched stage presence and erotically charged music, Prince…

Radiohead, LCD Soundsytem and Lionel Richie to headline Outside Lands

Radiohead, LCD Soundsytem and Lionel Richie will headline this August's Outside Lands…

Design revealed for Jerry Garcia commemorative plaque in SF

The design of one of two plaques San Francisco plans to install…

Mariachi brings about new lessons

I am so excited for March 25. It will be a night…

Fillmore’s St. John Coltrane Church faces last notes

A proposal to allow the Fillmore Auditorium to add a large vertical…

Eagles co-founder Glenn Frey dead at 67

NEW YORK — Glenn Frey, who co-founded the Eagles and with Don…

Fillmore sign set to shine

San Francisco’s renowned Fillmore Auditorium is on the verge of winning city…