Pop Music

Clannad’s ‘In a Lifetime’ world tour on hold

Celtic band’s new release is a 50-year career retrospective

Green Day’s still vexed about planet’s sorry state

New album asks, How do you start a party as the world crumbles?

Live Nation, AEG ‘recommend’ postponing large events

Major entertainment promoters call for halt to upcoming big shows

Stephan Jenkins takes on the world in ‘Screamer’

New Third Eye Blind album addresses climate change, police brutality

Eager Beaver tickets on sale for Outside Lands

13th annual fest slated for Aug. 7-9 in Golden Gate Park

  • Mar 10, 2020

Coachella festival posponed until October

Tickets for April dates to be honored in the fall

  • Mar 10, 2020

Soul Asylum, Keane, Clan of Xymox in The City

Longtime acts remain artistically relevant in 21st century

New music from Miranda Lambert, Best Coast, The Seshen

Artists deal with, and overcome, darkness in latest projects

Raphael Saadiq takes deeply personal turn on new album

Singer reflects on his late brother in ‘Jimmy Lee’

Michael Des Barres, William DuVall, The Amazons in town

Veteran rockers boast long, varied careers

Bat For Lashes, Stonefield, Big Country on tour

BTL songwriter Natasha Khan busy with many diverse projects

At 2020 Grammys, new stars bail out the old-boys-club academy

Billie Eilish, 18, wins album, record and song of the year honors

  • Jan 27, 2020

Caroline Polachek, Mattiel Brown, Juliana Hatfield in town

Polachek promoting tuneful solo album ‘Pang’

Chatting with Elbow’s Guy Garvey, Maverick Sabre, Midge Ure

Garvey recounts troubled times in ‘Giants of All Sizes’

Red Hot Chili Peppers, Dave Matthews Band, Stevie Nicks, Miley Cyrus, Khalid at BottleRock

Brandi Carlile, Janelle Monáe, Zedd, Avett Brothers also among dozens of acts in three-day lineup

IDER’s in perfect harmony, Los Lobos reminisce

Young U.K. duo, vetern rockers in The City this week

Ten top rock records of 2019

Nothing comes close to Sam Fender’s ‘Hypersonic Missiles’

Christian Martin closes out Mezzanine

Dirtybird Records producer anticipates ‘emotional’ final set

Con Brio’s Ziek McCarter takes lessons in rap

Soul singer collaborates with Lyrics Born

  • Dec 26, 2019

A cappella heroes Straight No Chaser stick together

Singers bring their fun seasonal show to The City