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Regrettes’ Lydia Night preaches empowerment

Pop punk band’s second album is ‘How Do You Love’

Rick Wakeman brings his piano and comedy tour to The City

Yes keyboardist covers five-decade career in solo concert

Temples build ‘Hot Motion’ in deluxe studio

Frontman James Bagshaw builds sound space from scratch

Bastille’s ‘Doom Days’ an ‘intimate escapist’ record

Frontman Dan Smith finds inspiration in film

Ingrid Michaelson inspired by ‘Stranger Things’

Songwriter finds solace in nostalgic TV show

Vocalist Abby Weems tells the story of punk’s Potty Mouth

Singer met bandmates at very first practice

HSB acts to check out

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Banks is back in action with ‘III’

Songwriter develops dynamic new material during self-imposed hiatus

Social Distortion’s Mike Ness revisits his past

Garage rocker takes break from writing his autobiography

Kate Tempest an eclectic, evocative poet and more

English spoken-word artist defies classification

Meg and Dia take second chances

Duo on tour with comeback ‘Happysad’

Dorothy frontwoman OK waiting for big break

Vocalist, songwriter tours with her hard-rock heroes

Wombats’ Matthew Murphy goes solo with Love Fame Tragedy

English musician busy with new SoCal life

Elton John bids a fond farewell in epic show

Captain Fantastic covers long career in Chase Center concert

Gruff Rhys sings in Welsh on ‘Pang’

Super Furry Animals’ rocker collaborates well with producer Muzi on solo album

No sibling rivalry with Brother Brothers

Adam, David Moss in harmony on debut CD

Madonna to play S.F.’s Golden Gate Theatre

Madame X tour concerts slated for Oct. 31, Nov. 2, Nov. 4

S&M2 opens Chase Center with grandeur

Metallica, San Francisco Symphony reunite in big show