Live Shows for You to Go See

Here are some shows that may match what you're looking for (club addresses/phone numbers are below). If you want, try another search at the bottom of this page.

Date/Time Band(s) Playing Where Cost Age Notes* Other Comments
Mon, Dec 5
9pm
Inward Creature, Grex (playing A Love Supreme)  Studio Grand, 3234 Grand Avenue, Oakland    a/a  **  $7-$15 sliding 
Mon, Dec 5
6pm/7pm
Children Of Bodom, Abbath, Exmortus, Oni (Cayman Islands)  Regency Ballroom, S.F.  $28/$30  a/a  # *** @   
Mon, Dec 5
8pm/9pm
Peter Murphy "Stripped"  Chapel, S.F.  $38/$40  a/a  ***  (sold out) 
Mon, Dec 5
7:30pm/8pm
City Of the Sun  Independent, S.F.  $12/$15  21+  **   
Mon, Dec 5
8:30pm
Yellow Dress, Diners, The Total Bettys, Tabor Mountain  Hemlock  $7  21+  **   
Mon, Dec 5
7pm
Dead Horse Trauma, The Alpha Complex, Dimidium, The Eye Sores  Broken Spoke, 370 Saratoga Ave., San Jose  free  21+  *** @   
Mon, Dec 5
7:30pm
Jonny Lang, Reeve Carney  Crest Theatre  $30/$55/$65  a/a  ***   
Mon, Dec 5
6:30pm
The Grouch, Murs, Eligh, Aesop, Sunspot Jonz, Scarub, Bicasso, Luckyiam, dj Fresh  Ace of Spades, Sacramento  $30/$34  a/a  ***   
Mon, Dec 5
7pm/8pm
Merchandise (Tampa, FL), Gun Outfit, Marbled Eye  Harlow's, Sacramento  $12/$14  21+  **   
Tue, Dec 6
7:30pm/8pm
Pere Ubu, Obnox  Slim's  $25  6+  ***   
Tue, Dec 6
7pm/8pm
The Living Legends, dj Fresh, Evidence, Grand Tapestry  Regency Ballroom, S.F.  $32.50/$35  a/a  # ***   
Tue, Dec 6
7pm
Flor, Lostboycrow, Bows  Rickshaw Stop, S.F.  $10/$12  a/a  **   
Tue, Dec 6
9pm
The Lumineers  Great American Music Hall    6+  ***  (Live 105's 30th birthday - tickets from Live 105) 
Tue, Dec 6
6pm
jazz night  Depot, SFSU Student Center, S.F.  free  a/a  **  til 8pm 
Tue, Dec 6
7pm/8pm
Merchandise (Tampa, FL), Gun Outfit, Marbled Eye  Swedish American Hall, S.F.  $13/$15  21+  **   
Tue, Dec 6
7:30pm
Cables And Arms, Belle Reve, Twin Screw Steamer  El Rio  $6  21+  **   
Tue, Dec 6
8:30pm/9pm
Night Moves, Haley Bonar, Heart Of The Whale  Bottom of the Hill  $12/$14  21+  **   
Tue, Dec 6
8:30pm/9pm
Grosero, Flail, Dioretix, Modern Needs  Knockout, S.F.  $6  21+  ** @   
Tue, Dec 6
9pm
Tele Novella (Austin)  Elbo Room    21+  **   
Tue, Dec 6
8:30pm/9pm
Benjamin Francis Leftwich  Catalyst  $15  16+  **   
Tue, Dec 6
7pm
The Chris Robinson Brotherhood  Ace of Spades, Sacramento  $24.50/$27.50  a/a  **   
Tue, Dec 6
7:30pm
Jim Brickman (piano)  Crest Theatre  $60/$50/$40  a/a  **   
Tue, Dec 6
Sims, Air Credits  Blue Lamp Lounge, Sacramento    21+  **   
Tue, Dec 6
cancelled: Giraffe Tongue Orchestra  Independent, S.F.         
Wed, Dec 7
7pm
Maxwell, Mary J. Blige, Ro James  Arena, Oakland    a/a  # **  $150-$45 
Wed, Dec 7
7pm/8pm
The Handsome Family, Drunken Prayer  Great American Music Hall  $21  6+  ***   
Wed, Dec 7
7pm/8pm
Louis The Child (Chicago), Bearson  Regency Ballroom, S.F.  $20/$25  18+  # ***   
Wed, Dec 7
7pm/8pm
Brothers Osborne, Lucie Silvas  Fillmore  $25  a/a  # **   
Wed, Dec 7
8pm
Griffin House, Ismay (solo)  Slim's  $21/$23  6+  **   
Wed, Dec 7
7pm/8pm
Gary Gulman (comedy), Irene Tu  Independent, S.F.  $22/$25  21+  **  and 10pm/10:30pm (8pm show sold out) 
Wed, Dec 7
8:30pm/9pm
The Well, Beastmaker, R.I.P. (Portland), dj Rob Metal  Bottom of the Hill  $10  21+  ** @   
Wed, Dec 7
9pm
Down Dirty Shake, 100 Watt Mind, Young Elders  Elbo Room  $7  21+  **   
Wed, Dec 7
8pm
Zebop (tribute)  Empress Theater, Vallejo    a/a  **   
Wed, Dec 7
8:30pm/9pm
Sims, Air Credits  Catalyst  $13/$15  16+  **   
Wed, Dec 7
Merchandise (Tampa, FL), Gun Outfit  Moe's Alley, 1535 Commercial Way, Santa Cruz    21+  **   
Wed, Dec 7
7pm/8pm
Pere Ubu (performing songs fron 1975-1982), Obnox  Harlow's, Sacramento  $20/$25  21+  ***   
Wed, Dec 7
9pm
Le Wolves (Fresno), Corner/Store, Flood Fire Death Drought, Moons Of Vega  Shea's Tavern, Reno NV  $6  21+  **   
Wed, Dec 7
7:30pm
Jake Shimabukuro  Harris Center, Folsom  $45/$55/$65  a/a  **   
Thu, Dec 8
9:30pm
Anchors Up, Fooling Marie, Eki Shola  Octopus Literary Salon, Oakland    a/a  **   
Thu, Dec 8
9pm
Dick Dale, Grit & Gold  Uptown, Oakland  $30  21+  ***   
Thu, Dec 8
8pm
Kehoe International  Ivy Room, Albany  $8/$10  21+  **   
Thu, Dec 8
7pm/8pm
Old Dominion, Steve Moakler  Regency Ballroom, S.F.  $21/$23  a/a  # ***   
Thu, Dec 8
8pm
LSD And the Search For God, Asteroid #4, Jesus Sons  Rickshaw Stop, S.F.  $10/$12  a/a  **   
Thu, Dec 8
7pm/8pm
Sorority Noise, Never Young  Swedish American Hall, S.F.  $13/$15  a/a  ***   
Thu, Dec 8
7:30pm/8pm
Tribal Theory (San Diego), Jessica Domingo  Slim's  $16/$21  6+  **   
Thu, Dec 8
6pm/7pm
Band Of Horses, Blind Pilot, The Revivalists  Masonic, S.F.    a/a  # ***  $68-$40 (KFOG Concert for Kids) 
Thu, Dec 8
7pm/7:30pm
Gene Loves Jezebel, Roadside Memorial, The Ink Bats  DNA Lounge  $15/$20  a/a  ***   
Thu, Dec 8
8:30pm/9pm
Sims, Air Credits, Wolf Langis & Oscar Goldman  Bottom of the Hill  $13/$15  21+  **   
Thu, Dec 8
8:30pm
Perfect Loss, New Spell, Ol' Silver Tongue  Hemlock  $8  21+  **   
Thu, Dec 8
8:30pm/9pm
Dancer, Cumstain, Year Zero  Knockout, S.F.  $7  21+  ***   
Thu, Dec 8
9pm/9:30pm
Butt Problems, Diesel Dudes, High Anxiety, Clashing Steel  Eagle, S.F.  $8  21+  *** @  (Brady's Bon Voyage) 
Thu, Dec 8
8pm
Bishop Briggs (U.K.), How To Dress Well, Sundara Karma (U.K.), dj Aaron Axelsen  Mezzanine, S.F.  $20/$23  21+  *** $  (LIVE 105 club NSSN) 
Thu, Dec 8
Charlie Daniels Band  Merced Teater, 301 West Main Street, Merced    a/a  # ***   
Thu, Dec 8
7:30pm
Dave Mason  Rio Theater, 1205 Soquel, Santa Cruz  $55  a/a  ***   
Thu, Dec 8
7pm/8pm
Chris Robinson Brotherhood  Fillmore  $32.50  a/a  # ***  thr sat/fri 8pm/9pm 
Fri, Dec 9
7pm/8pm
Chris Robinson Brotherhood  Fillmore  $32.50  a/a  # ***  thr sat/fri 8pm/9pm 
Sat, Dec 10
7pm/8pm
Chris Robinson Brotherhood  Fillmore  $32.50  a/a  # ***  thr sat/fri 8pm/9pm 
Thu, Dec 8
8:30pm/9pm
X, Mike Watt And The Secondmen (thr), Small Wigs (fri), LP3 And the Tragedy (sat), The Blasters (sun)  Independent, S.F.  $35  21+  ***  ($99 vip) (fri/sat) 7:30pm/8pm (thr/sun) (sunday sold out) 
Fri, Dec 9
8:30pm/9pm
X, Mike Watt And The Secondmen (thr), Small Wigs (fri), LP3 And the Tragedy (sat), The Blasters (sun)  Independent, S.F.  $35  21+  ***  ($99 vip) (fri/sat) 7:30pm/8pm (thr/sun) (sunday sold out) 
Sat, Dec 10
8:30pm/9pm
X, Mike Watt And The Secondmen (thr), Small Wigs (fri), LP3 And the Tragedy (sat), The Blasters (sun)  Independent, S.F.  $35  21+  ***  ($99 vip) (fri/sat) 7:30pm/8pm (thr/sun) (sunday sold out) 
Sun, Dec 11
8:30pm/9pm
X, Mike Watt And The Secondmen (thr), Small Wigs (fri), LP3 And the Tragedy (sat), The Blasters (sun)  Independent, S.F.  $35  21+  ***  ($99 vip) (fri/sat) 7:30pm/8pm (thr/sun) (sunday sold out) 
Fri, Dec 9
7:30pm/8pm
Forget It, Waterfly Spigot, Gone Fishin', Thought Police, Flim Flam  Gilman  $7  a/a  *** @   
Fri, Dec 9
Blink-182, Empire Of The Sun, Jimmy Eat World, Glass Animals, Capital Cities, The Strumbellas  Arena, Oakland    a/a  # ***  $35-$85 ($150 2 day) (Live 105 Not so Silent Night day 1) 
Fri, Dec 9
8pm
Yaslin Bey, Reggie Watts, Jalla  Fox Theater, Oakland  $40.50  a/a  # **   
Fri, Dec 9
9:30pm
Misisipi Mike, Caitlin Webster, Blind J. Wakins  Octopus Literary Salon, Oakland    a/a  **   
Fri, Dec 9
8pm
The Straight Ups, Skookum, Daryus Monday  Ivy Room, Albany  $10/$12  21+  **   
Fri, Dec 9
9pm
Slotface (Norway)  Rickshaw Stop, S.F.  $10  a/a  **   
Fri, Dec 9
7pm/8pm
Lindsey Stirling, Andy Grammer, Gavin DeGraw, Walking On Cars  Masonic, S.F.    a/a  # ***  $80-$40 (Star 101.3) 
Fri, Dec 9
7pm/8pm
Young Thug, 21 Savage  Warfield  $35/$45  a/a  # ***  ($100 vip) 
Fri, Dec 9
8pm/9pm
Doyle Bramhall II, Future Stuff  Slim's  $21  6+  **   
Fri, Dec 9
7pm
Jordan Glenn, Voicehandler, Neem  Adobe Books, 3130 24th Street, S.F.    a/a  **  donation 
Fri, Dec 9
8pm/8:30pm
Vile Augury, Everything Goes Cold, Decay  DNA Lounge  $10/$15  a/a  ***   
Fri, Dec 9
9pm
Muuy Bien (Athans), Life Stinks, Cursed Graves, Heart Beach (Austrailia)  Hemlock  $10  21+  **   
Fri, Dec 9
8:30pm/9pm
The Missing Pieces (tribute), Vandella, Dragland  Bottom of the Hill  $12  21+  **   
Fri, Dec 9
8pm
Name, Wrvth, Sharp Tongue, Gangrene  Phoenix Theater  $10/$12  a/a  *** @   
Fri, Dec 9
8pm/9pm
Mike Watt & The Secondmen, The Freak Accident, dj Sid Presley  Winter's Tavern, Pacifica  $17  21+  ***   
Fri, Dec 9
The Blasters  Ritz, San Jose    21+  **   
Fri, Dec 9
7pm
Brothers Osborne  Ace of Spades, Sacramento  $20/$22  a/a  **   
Fri, Dec 9
5:30pm/7pm
Geoff Muldaur & Jim Kweskin  Harlow's, Sacramento  $25  ?/?  **   
Fri, Dec 9
postponed: Leon Russell  UC Theater, Berkeley         
Sat, Dec 10
7pm
H2O  Gilman    a/a  *** @   
Sat, Dec 10
GREEN DAY, Bastille, The Head And The Heart, Phantogram, Catfish And The Bottlemen, K.Flay  Arena, Oakland    a/a  # ***  $35-$85 ($150 2 day) (sold out - Live 105 Not So Silent Night) 
Sat, Dec 10
1:30pm
Leftover Bowiskies, Space Toilet, Namorados Da lua, Scars, Under 15 Seconds, Bob Ross  3238 Louise Street, Oakland    a/a  ** @  $5-$20 sliding scale BBQ (Punks with Lunch) 
Sat, Dec 10
8pm
Lane 8  Fox Theater, Oakland  $25  a/a  # **   
Sat, Dec 10
7pm
Strife, Spite, Helm's Deep, Hand Of God  Metro, Oakland  $12/$15  a/a  # *** @  (final Lionheart show) 
Sat, Dec 10
7pm
Joe Baer Magnant Group  Octopus Literary Salon, Oakland    a/a  **   
Sat, Dec 10
9:30pm
Heart Beach (Tasmania), Unity, Morning Hands  Octopus Literary Salon, Oakland  $10  a/a  **   
Sat, Dec 10
9pm
Drab Majesty, Silence In The Snow, The Razor Skyline  Golden Bull, Oakland  $12  21+  **   
Sat, Dec 10
8pm/9pm
Shake It! Booty Band, Milf!  Ivy Room, Albany  $10  21+  **   
Sat, Dec 10
2pm
Collision Stories, Angela K Roberts & Scott Goff, Eoin Callery, Tujurikkuja, Jorge Bachmann  Noisebridge Hackerspace, S.F.    a/a  **  noon till 
Sat, Dec 10
7pm/8pm
The Reverend Peyton's Big Damn Band / Chuck Ragan, Rocky Voltolato, Travis Hayes, Royal Oaks  Slim's  $26  6+  ***  (Benefit for Cast Hope) 
Sat, Dec 10
8pm/9pm
Sara Naeini & Oceanic Blue, Parnaz Partovi & Band  Great American Music Hall  $43.50/$51  6+  **  (seated) 
Sat, Dec 10
8pm
Zeds Dead, Keys N Krates, Mija, Pusher  Civic Center, 99 Grove Street, S.F.  $39.50  18+  # ***   
Sat, Dec 10
9pm
Creepers, Religious Girls, Weed Alien  Hemlock  $10  21+  ***   
Sat, Dec 10
9pm
Wolves In Argyle (first show), The Sorority  Bender's, S.F.  $5  21+  **   
Sat, Dec 10
8:30pm/9pm
Bodacious Ancients, Pluto And The Wlfcnts, Noble Savages  Bottom of the Hill  $10/$12  21+  **   
Sat, Dec 10
9pm
Old Pal, The Love Songs, The Big Forgive, Stranger Than Fact  Parkside  $8  21+  *** @   
Sat, Dec 10
9pm/10pm
The Mass (album release), Roland, Reptoid  El Rio  $8  21+  **   
Sat, Dec 10
7pm/8pm
New Monsoon Rhythm Reunion  Terrapin Crossroads, San Rafael  $20  16+  **   
Sat, Dec 10
8pm
Toast Machine, One Armed Joey, The Illumignarly, Oddjob Ensemble  Phoenix Theater  $10  a/a  *** @   
Sat, Dec 10
The Sacto Storytellers, dj's  Johnny V's, 31 East Santa Clara St., San Jose    21+  (Toys for Tots and Clothing Drive) 
Sat, Dec 10
Dick Dale  Ritz, San Jose    21+  ***   
Sat, Dec 10
8:30pm/9pm
Wild Child  Catalyst  $14/$17  16+  ***   
Sat, Dec 10
7pm/8pm
David Bazan  a Living Room, someplace, Modesto  $25  a/a  ***   
Sat, Dec 10
7:30pm
Lee Ann Womack, Ruston Kelly  Crest Theatre  $25/$35/$45  a/a  **   
Sat, Dec 10
7pm/8pm
Chernobog, Unprovoked, Glug, Suburban Paranoia, Nothing But Losers  Starlite Lounge, 1517 21st Street, Sacramento  $10  21+  **   
Sat, Dec 10
6pm/7pm
Felipe Esparza (comedy)  Harlow's, Sacramento  $20/$25  21+  **  9:15/10pm (late show sold out) 
Sat, Dec 10
6pm/6:50pm
In Flames (Sweden), Hellyeah, From Ashes To New  Senator Theatre, Chico  $27.50/$30  a/a  ***   
Sat, Dec 10
11am
Damian Marley, Dirty Heads, Stick Figure, Tribal Seeds, The California Honeydrops, Kabaka Pyramid, hirie, Raging Fyah, Nattali Rize, Vokab Kompany, Thrive, Arden Park Roots  Sonoma County Fairgrounds, 1350 Bennett Valley Road, Santa Rosa  $60  18+  **  ($110 2 day) (Emerald Cup) 
Sun, Dec 11
11am
Damian Marley, Dirty Heads, Stick Figure, Tribal Seeds, The California Honeydrops, Kabaka Pyramid, hirie, Raging Fyah, Nattali Rize, Vokab Kompany, Thrive, Arden Park Roots  Sonoma County Fairgrounds, 1350 Bennett Valley Road, Santa Rosa  $60  18+  **  ($110 2 day) (Emerald Cup) 
Sat, Dec 10
8pm
David Benoit, Sara Gazarek, Voena  Empress Theater, Vallejo    a/a  **  (sat) 2pm and 7pm (sun) (A Charlie Brown Christmas) 
Sun, Dec 11
8pm
David Benoit, Sara Gazarek, Voena  Empress Theater, Vallejo    a/a  **  (sat) 2pm and 7pm (sun) (A Charlie Brown Christmas) 
Sun, Dec 11
5pm/5:30pm
Cruel Hand (ME), Lifeless Nlftw (N.J.), Varials (PA), Judiciary (TX), Purgatory (NE), Drail  Gilman  $15  a/a  *** @   
Sun, Dec 11
8pm
Moderat (Berlin, Germany), Telefon Tel Aviv  Fox Theater, Oakland  $35  a/a  # ***   
Sun, Dec 11
8pm/9pm
Life, Evil Tha Illest, MaQ SteeZ, The Nugget King, Demented Naychir  Ivy Room, Albany  $5  21+  **  (hip hop) 
Sun, Dec 11
7pm/8pm
Michael Kiwanuka, Cloves  Fillmore  $25  a/a  # **   
Sun, Dec 11
7pm/8pm
Wild Child, Walker Lukens, Helyn Rain And Jeffrey Loft  Slim's  $19/$21  6+  ***   
Sun, Dec 11
6pm/6:45pm
In Flames (Sweden), Hellyeah, From Ashes To New  Regency Ballroom, S.F.  $29.50/$35  a/a  # *** @   
Sun, Dec 11
6:30pm/7:30pm
PartyNextDoor, Jeremih  Masonic, S.F.    a/a  # **  $40-$60 
Sun, Dec 11
8pm/9pm
Ayria, Inertia, Vore Aurora, dj Decay, dj Melting Girl  DNA Lounge  $12/$18  a/a  **   
Sun, Dec 11
4pm
Mick Shaffer & The Floor Models, Crosby Tyler  Parkside  free  a/a  **   
Sun, Dec 11
9pm
Panoram, Future Twin, Blurred Out, Diagonal Mints  Elbo Room  $7  21+  **   
Sun, Dec 11
7pm/7:30pm
Trebuchet (single release), Mare Island, Ryan Wong  Bottom of the Hill  $10  21+  **   
Sun, Dec 11
7pm/8pm
David Bazan  a Living Room, someplace, Santa Cruz  $25  a/a  ***   
Sun, Dec 11
7pm/8pm
The California Honeydrops, Steep Ravine  Harlow's, Sacramento  $20/$25  21+  **   
Mon, Dec 12
8pm
Snoop Dogg, Bone Thugs-N-Harmony, dj Quik, Warren G, The Dogg Pound  Fox Theater, Oakland    a/a  # ***  $89.50-$69.50 
Mon, Dec 12
7:30pm/8pm
Pylon Reenactment Society, Cruel Summer  Independent, S.F.  $16/$18  21+  **   
Mon, Dec 12
8:30pm
Tvsk, Sugar Skulls & Marigolds (Denver), Realms Of Vision  Hemlock  $7  21+  **   
Mon, Dec 12
8pm
Aria Rostami, Markus, dj Odi Me, dj Guillaume  Elbo Room  $7  21+  **   
Mon, Dec 12
Damage Inc (tribute), Ozzy Alive And Ancient Mariner (tribute)  Club Fox, 2209 Broadway, Redwood City    21+  **   
Mon, Dec 12
8pm/8:30pm
The Aggrolites  Catalyst  $15/$17  16+  ***   
Tue, Dec 13
8pm
Tig Notaro  Fox Theater, Oakland  $35  a/a  # **   
Tue, Dec 13
7pm
Swoon, Yogurt Brain, Nopes, Lacker & Sleeping On Drugs (Badersfield)  Octopus Literary Salon, Oakland    a/a  ***   
Tue, Dec 13
8pm/9pm
Ze Bib!, Kipperman/Aurora Josephson/Katerina Kopelevich, Oa  Uptown, Oakland    21+  **   
Tue, Dec 13
7pm/8pm
David Bazan, Advance Base  Swedish American Hall, S.F.  $20/$24  21+  ***   
Tue, Dec 13
7pm/8pm
Rooney, Royal Teeth, Swimm  Slim's  $19/$21  6+  **   
Tue, Dec 13
8pm
Mako, dj Aaron Axelsen  Rickshaw Stop, S.F.  $15  a/a  **   
Tue, Dec 13
7:30pm/8pm
Charlie Hunter Quartet, Harry Duncan  Independent, S.F.  $20  21+  **   
Tue, Dec 13
8:30pm
The BJ Rubin Show, Kate NV (Moscow)  Hemlock  $10  21+  **   
Tue, Dec 13
8:30pm/9pm
Murder Murder, Jackal Fleece, Shame Wave, Voco  Knockout, S.F.  $7  21+  ** @   
Tue, Dec 13
7pm
Stevie Nicks, Pretenders  Golden 1 Center, Sacramento    a/a  # ***  $47-$148 
Tue, Dec 13
8pm/9pm
Big Daddy Kane  Harlow's, Sacramento  $20/$25  ?/?  **   
Tue, Dec 13
6:30pm/7:30pm
Jonny Lang, Reeve Carney  Tower Theater, 815 E Olive Ave., Fresno  $30/$40/$50  a/a  **   
Wed, Dec 14
6:30pm/7:30pm
G-Eazy, Lil Yachty  Arena, Oakland    a/a  # **  $35-$125 
Wed, Dec 14
7pm
The Sleight Ensemble, Madalyn Merkey  Octopus Literary Salon, Oakland    a/a  **   
Wed, Dec 14
9:30pm
Advance Base, Stephen Steinbrink  Octopus Literary Salon, Oakland    a/a  **   
Wed, Dec 14
7pm
Kugelplex, Belle Bottoms, Byz II Mensch, Heather Gold, Kylie Minono, Trixie Lamonte  Uptown, Oakland  $8/$10/$15  21+  **  (Queer Hanukkah) 
Wed, Dec 14
8:30pm/9:30pm
Toh Kay  Social Hall, S.F.  $20/$22  a/a  # ***   
Wed, Dec 14
8pm
Jamila Woods  Rickshaw Stop, S.F.  $10/$15  a/a  **   
Wed, Dec 14
8:30pm/9pm
The Atom Age, Down And Outlaws, Half Stack  Bottom of the Hill  $10  a/a  **   
Wed, Dec 14
7:30pm
Marie Digby, Stephen Gibson  Brick and Mortar, S.F.  $15  18+  **   
Wed, Dec 14
7:30pm/8pm
The Paper Kites (Melbourne, Australia), Doe Paoro  Independent, S.F.  $17/$20  21+  *** $   
Wed, Dec 14
8:30pm
Teenage Sex, Squishers, Don't Ask  Hemlock  $7  21+  ** @   
Wed, Dec 14
9pm
The Bellfuries, Grit & Gold, Paul Hayward  Elbo Room  $10  21+  **   
Wed, Dec 14
8pm
Gary Hoey (holiday show)  Empress Theater, Vallejo    a/a  **   
Wed, Dec 14
6pm/7pm
Stevie Nicks, Pretenders  Shark Tank, San Jose    a/a  # ***  $150-$50 
Wed, Dec 14
Mirrors For Psychic Warfare  Cafe Colonial, 3520 Stockton Blvd., Sacramento    a/a  **   
Wed, Dec 14
5:30pm/7pm
Anuhea Acoustic, Justin Young  Harlow's, Sacramento  $30/$35  a/a  **   
Wed, Dec 14
7pm/8pm
David Bazan  a Living Room, someplace, Sacramento  $25  a/a  ***  (sold out) 
Thu, Dec 15
8pm
Kehlani  Fox Theater, Oakland  $29.50  a/a  # **  (sold out) 
Thu, Dec 15
7pm
Gillian Grassie, Alzara, Brother Spellbinder  Octopus Literary Salon, Oakland    a/a  **   
Thu, Dec 15
8pm
Fishbone, 7 Come 11  New Parish, Oakland  $20  18+  ***  (puls $5 if under 21) 
Thu, Dec 15
8pm
Andre Nickatina  Uptown, Oakland  $25  21+  **   
Thu, Dec 15
8pm
The Gentlemens Amateurs, No Lovely Thing, ESG Collective  Ivy Room, Albany  $8/$10  21+  **   
Thu, Dec 15
Elegant Machinery (Sweden), Zanna Nera  Golden Bull, Oakland    21+  **   
Thu, Dec 15
7pm/8pm
Seu Jorge (The Life Aquatic a Tribute to David Bowie)  Regency Ballroom, S.F.  $42.50/$59.50  a/a  # **   
Thu, Dec 15
8pm/9pm
Fat Nick, Lil Peep, Mikey The Magician, SmokePurpp, Don Krez, Tyler Grosso  Social Hall, S.F.  $16/$18  a/a  # **   
Thu, Dec 15
7pm/8pm
Jonathan Richman, Daria Johnson 4  Great American Music Hall  $17  6+  **   
Thu, Dec 15
7:30pm/8pm
PE 2.0, Kingmakers Of Oakland, Karen Less, Zumbi, Ryan Nicole/Nu Dekades, Do. Dat, 5th Register, dj Intune  Slim's  $13/$15  6+  **  (Black Power Mixtape) 
Thu, Dec 15
9pm
CCR Headcleaner, Violence Creeps, B.D., Yi  Hemlock  $8  21+  ** @   
Thu, Dec 15
8:30pm/9pm
Joist, Blossom, Double Skeleton  Bottom of the Hill  $8  21+  **   
Thu, Dec 15
9pm
Lee Bob & The Truth, The Ha, Stubborn Sun (Seattle)  Elbo Room  $8  21+  **   
Thu, Dec 15
8pm/9pm
Cam'ron  Harlow's, Sacramento  $25/$30  21+  **   
Thu, Dec 15
8pm
Hitmantis, Pissmixer, Rob Ford Explorer, In A Dream I Saw A City Invincible, Adhdod, Sans Ami  Shea's Tavern, Reno NV  $5  21+  ** @  (Quintons Birthday) 
Fri, Dec 16
7:30pm
Brzowski, dj Halo, OneWerd, Casper Grant (U.K.), Mike Incite, ANewHope  Gilman    a/a  ***  (hip Hop Night) 
Fri, Dec 16
8pm
John Prine, Sara Watkins  Fox Theater, Oakland    a/a  # ***  $49.50-$99.50 
Fri, Dec 16
9:30pm
Greg Ashley, John Morgan & Crosby Morgan  Octopus Literary Salon, Oakland    a/a  **   
Fri, Dec 16
8pm/9pm
The Butlers, Mofu  Ivy Room, Albany  $10/$12  21+  **   
Fri, Dec 16
Mirrors For Psychic Warfare  Golden Bull, Oakland    21+  **   
Fri, Dec 16
8pm/9pm
The Holdup, Crsb  Social Hall, S.F.  $15/$18  a/a  # **   
Fri, Dec 16
8pm/9pm
Citizen Cope (solo acoustic)  Fillmore  $40.50  a/a  # ***   
Fri, Dec 16
8:30pm/9pm
Spooky Mansion (record release), Tino Drima, Bear Call  Bottom of the Hill  $10  a/a  **   
Fri, Dec 16
9pm
Sumif, Birthday, dj Cathedrals, dj Aaron Axelsen  Rickshaw Stop, S.F.  $13/$15  18+  **   
Fri, Dec 16
8:30pm/9pm
The Album Leaf, Rituals Of Mine  Independent, S.F.  $18  21+  ***   
Fri, Dec 16
9pm
Consolidated Electric, Invisible Cinema, Mr. Riff  Hemlock  $8  21+  **   
Fri, Dec 16
8pm
The Honey Toads, Corporeal, Kirsten Van Dyke  Phoenix Theater  $8  a/a  ***   
Fri, Dec 16
The Aggrolites  Ritz, San Jose    21+  ***   
Fri, Dec 16
9pm
The Commons, Pop Bottle Bombers  Appleton Ballroom, 410 Rodriquez Street, Watsonville  $12  a/a  **   
Fri, Dec 16
D.I.  Planet Gemini, 2110 Fremont Street, Monterey    21+  *** @   
Fri, Dec 16
6:30pm
Kidz Bop Kids  Ace of Spades, Sacramento  $25  a/a  **   
Fri, Dec 16
7pm
Animals As Leaders, Intervals, Plini  Boardwalk  $22/$25  a/a  **   
Fri, Dec 16
5:30pm/6:30pm
Ken Emerson & Jim "Kimo" West  Harlow's, Sacramento  $20/$25  ?/?  **   
Fri, Dec 16
9:30pm/10pm
Joy & Madness, Dirty Revival  Harlow's, Sacramento  $10/$15  21+  **   
Fri, Dec 16
9pm
The Lives We Live, Nevermute  Shea's Tavern, Reno NV    21+  ** @  (Benjamin/Johnny Birthday) 
Fri, Dec 16
7pm/8pm
Death Angel, Dress The Dead, Ghoul (fri), Mudface (sat)  Slim's  $24/$26  6+  *** @   
Sat, Dec 17
7pm/8pm
Death Angel, Dress The Dead, Ghoul (fri), Mudface (sat)  Slim's  $24/$26  6+  *** @   
Fri, Dec 16
7pm/8pm
The Mother Hips  Great American Music Hall  $25  6+  ***  (fri & sat) 3pm/4pm (sun acoustic) 
Sat, Dec 17
7pm/8pm
The Mother Hips  Great American Music Hall  $25  6+  ***  (fri & sat) 3pm/4pm (sun acoustic) 
Sun, Dec 18
7pm/8pm
The Mother Hips  Great American Music Hall  $25  6+  ***  (fri & sat) 3pm/4pm (sun acoustic) 
Fri, Dec 16
Tony! Toni! Tone!  Yoshi's, Oakland    21+  ***  $39-$75 (two shows each night) 
Sat, Dec 17
Tony! Toni! Tone!  Yoshi's, Oakland    21+  ***  $39-$75 (two shows each night) 
Sun, Dec 18
Tony! Toni! Tone!  Yoshi's, Oakland    21+  ***  $39-$75 (two shows each night) 
Mon, Dec 19
Tony! Toni! Tone!  Yoshi's, Oakland    21+  ***  $39-$75 (two shows each night) 
Sat, Dec 17
7pm
The Skunkadelics, Steady 45s, Skank Bank, The E-Reulars, Leftover Bowlskis  Gilman  $10  a/a  *** @  (Ska) 
Sat, Dec 17
7pm/8pm
Lukas Nelson & Promise Of The Real, Pour Man's Whiskey, Corinne West, host Wavy Gravy  UC Theater, Berkeley  $42.50  a/a  # **  ($77.50 vip) 
Sat, Dec 17
7pm
Godstomper, Captured By Robots!, Pavel Chekov (TX) vs. Concussive, Striations, Deadpressure, Extraction, Under 15 Seconds  Metro, Oakland  $10  a/a  # *** @  (Mark's 40th Birthday) 
Sat, Dec 17
9pm
Metallica  Fox Theater, Oakland  $100  a/a  # ***  (sold out) 
Sat, Dec 17
4pm
Decision Height  Octopus Literary Salon, Oakland    a/a  **   
Sat, Dec 17
7pm
Moonshine Jelly, Hardly Strictly Jazz  Octopus Literary Salon, Oakland    a/a  **   
Sat, Dec 17
9:30pm
Rosie Cima, Molly James, The Grasping Straws, Bodies In Revolt  Octopus Literary Salon, Oakland    a/a  **   
Sat, Dec 17
9pm
dj Sid Presley, dj Jello Biafra  Forbidden Island, 1304 Lincoln Avenue, Alameda  $5  21+    (dj's only) 
Sat, Dec 17
7pm/8pm
NEUROSIS, Yob, Kowloon Walled City  Regency Ballroom, S.F.  $25/$30  a/a  # *** @ $   
Sat, Dec 17
5pm/6pm
Kidz Bop  Palace of Fine Arts, 3301 Lyon Street, S.F.    a/a  # **  $45-$25 noon/1pm and 
Sat, Dec 17
7pm/8pm
Animals As Leaders (D.C.), Intervals, Plini  Social Hall, S.F.  $26/$29  a/a  # *** @   
Sat, Dec 17
8pm/9pm
Planes Mistaken For Stars, Retox, Hesitation Wounds  Bottom of the Hill  $13/$15  a/a  *** @   
Sat, Dec 17
8pm/9pm
The Dandy Warhols, Telegram, Warbly Jets  Fillmore  $27.50  a/a  # ***   
Sat, Dec 17
8:30pm/9pm
Shobaleader One, Corey King  Independent, S.F.  $25/$30  21+  **   
Sat, Dec 17
9pm
Bones And Bootleggers, Alvie And The Breakfast Pigs, Dead County Gentlemen  Hemlock  $8  21+  **   
Sat, Dec 17
9pm/10pm
Dealer, The Control Freaks, Stucko  Bender's, S.F.  $5  21+  ** @   
Sat, Dec 17
8pm
Glen Meadmore, Jon Ginoli (solo), Not From Jersey, dj Johnny Kat  Stud, 399 9th Street at Harrison, S.F.  $10  21+  **   
Sat, Dec 17
8pm
Mozzy  Phoenix Theater  $25  a/a  ***   
Sat, Dec 17
2pm
The Olate Dogs  Empress Theater, Vallejo    a/a  **   
Sat, Dec 17
6:30pm/7pm
Ken Emerson & Jim "Kimo" West  Kuumbwa Jazz Center, 230-2 Cedar Street, Santa Cruz  $20/$25  a/a  **  (ends at 9pm) 
Sat, Dec 17
8pm/9pm
The Expendables, The Expanders, Law  Catalyst    16+  ***  $22-$65 
Sat, Dec 17
7pm
Andre Nickatina  Ace of Spades, Sacramento  $22  a/a  **   
Sat, Dec 17
5:30pm/6pm
Todd Morgan & The Emblems, Mleo, Dyli  Harlow's, Sacramento  $8/$10  a/a  **   
Sat, Dec 17
9:30pm/10pm
Charlie Hunter  Harlow's, Sacramento  $18/$20  21+  ***   
Sun, Dec 18
5pm
Mind Of Emotion, new Car Smell, Moody's, Millards, Sisil  Gilman    a/a  *** @   
Sun, Dec 18
3pm
Mixx'd  Ivy Room, Albany  $10  21+  **   
Sun, Dec 18
The Mother Hips (acoustic)  Slim's    6+  ***  (matinee show) 
Sun, Dec 18
7pm/7:30pm
The Aggrolites, The Steady 45s, Titan Ups  Bottom of the Hill  $15  a/a  **   
Sun, Dec 18
7pm/8pm
The Sounds, Zipper Club, My Jerusalem  Fillmore  $27.50  a/a  # ***   
Sun, Dec 18
5pm/5:30pm
Burn River Burn, Spacefire, 30 Cent Solution, Vanilla King Court, Six Thirty, Fat Lizzy  DNA Lounge  $10/$12  a/a  ***   
Sun, Dec 18
8:30pm
The Blind Shake, FNU Clone, End Time  Hemlock  $10  21+  **   
Mon, Dec 19
8pm
Buck Thrifty  Ivy Room, Albany  free  21+  **   
Mon, Dec 19
5pm/6:30pm
The Rat Pack Christmas Show  Harlow's, Sacramento  $15/$18  a/a  **   
Mon, Dec 19
10pm/11pm
Barrington Levy  Harlow's, Sacramento  $25/$28/$32  21+  **   
Tue, Dec 20
9pm
Meatbodies  Chapel, S.F.  $15  a/a  **   
Tue, Dec 20
8:30pm/9pm
Virgo Supercluster, Sea Knight, Father Howl  Bottom of the Hill  $8/$10  21+  **   
Tue, Dec 20
8:30pm
The Gloomies (San Diego), Hideout, Tino Drima  Hemlock  $8  21+  **  (new date - was dec 21) 
Tue, Dec 20
7pm
Kendra McKinley, Emily Afton  Bimbo's 365 Club  $5  21+  ***   
Wed, Dec 21
7:30pm/8pm
The Singing Limbs, Mosaics, Before The Brave  Great American Music Hall  $13/$16  6+  **   
Wed, Dec 21
8:30pm
Trash Vampires, Laytcomers, Impuritan  Hemlock  $7  21+  **  (new date - was dec 20) 
Wed, Dec 21
5:30pm/7pm
Rick Stevens, Lydia Pense, Paula Harris, Dana Moret  Harlow's, Sacramento  $25/$28  a/a  **   
Thu, Dec 22
8pm
The Biletones & The Western Hemisphere American Roots  Ivy Room, Albany  free  21+  **   
Thu, Dec 22
7pm/8pm
J Stalin, Husalah, Ezale, dj Fresh, Remedy  Social Hall, S.F.  $19.50/$25  a/a  # ***   
Thu, Dec 22
7:30pm/9pm
Friendless Summer, Kamikaze Palm Tree, Elipsis  Bottom of the Hill  $10  a/a  **   
Thu, Dec 22
The Mumlers, Doctor Nurse, Plantain  Ritz, San Jose    21+  **   
Thu, Dec 22
7:30pm
Barbara Higbie, Will Ackerman, Alex deGrassi  Harris Center, Folsom    a/a  **  $41-$81 (30th anniversary of Windham Hill's Winter Solstice Tour) 
Fri, Dec 23
9pm
dj Adrian Younge, dj Shortkut, dj Platurn, The M-Tet  Uptown, Oakland  $15/$20  21+  **  (Soul Power - James Brown tribute) 
Fri, Dec 23
8pm
Shelby Lanterman, Laura Benitez & The Heartache, Sugar Ponies, Nell Maynard & The Ampersands  Great American Music Hall  $15/$20  6+  **   
Fri, Dec 23
8pm
Chick Jager (tribute), Physical Graffiti (tribute), Malice Cooper (tribute), Amelia Rose Trio  Slim's  $15/$20  a/a  **  (Benefit for Glide Memorial) 
Fri, Dec 23
7pm/8pm
Berner & Friends  Warfield    a/a  # **  $35-$55 
Fri, Dec 23
8pm/9pm
Bud E. Luv  Chapel, S.F.  $22/$25  a/a  **  (Christmas show) 
Fri, Dec 23
9pm
Trainwreck Riders, Beau Wiley, Mr. Turkey  Hemlock  $8  21+  **   
Fri, Dec 23
8pm/9pm
The Freak Accident, Dinosaurs, The Sea Men, dj Sid Presley  Winter's Tavern, Pacifica  free  21+  ***  (toy donation) (Please bring a toy to donate to S.F. Fire Fighters Toy Program) 
Fri, Dec 23
The Limousines, Panic Is Perfect, Love  Ritz, San Jose    21+  ***   
Fri, Dec 23
6:30pm
Too Short  Ace of Spades, Sacramento  $27  a/a  ***   
Fri, Dec 23
8pm/9pm
The Funky 16s  Harlow's, Sacramento  $10  21+  **   
Fri, Dec 23
Void Omnia  Siren's Song Tavern, 325 2nd Street, Eureka    21+  **   
Sat, Dec 24
7pm/8pm
The Brian Setzer Orchestra  Warfield    a/a  # ***  $49.50-$69.50 
Sat, Dec 24
6pm/7pm
Oakland Interfaith Gospel Choir Ensemble (two shows)  Slim's  $15  6+  **  and 9pm/9:30pm 
Tue, Dec 27
7pm/8pm
The Tiny Universe, Nicki Bluhm, Luther Dickinson, Mike Dillon, Bernard Fowler, Ivan Neville  Fillmore  $35  a/a  # ***  (Karl Denson's 60th Birthday) 
Tue, Dec 27
7pm/8pm
Tom Ayres & Angelina Moysov, Prairie Prince Of The Tubes  Chapel, S.F.  $15  a/a  **   
Tue, Dec 27
7:3pm/8pm
Cracker, Camper Van Beethoven  Independent, S.F.  $28  21+  ***   
Wed, Dec 28
7pm
Yukon General Election 1955 + Rachel Anarchy, The Lalo Gonzales Experience, Lawn Chairs  Gilman    a/a  *** @  (covers - This Year Sucked Fest) 
Wed, Dec 28
8pm
The Black Queen, Telefon Tel Aviv, Vogel  Rickshaw Stop, S.F.  $15/$20  a/a  **   
Wed, Dec 28
8pm/9pm
Marc & The Casuals  Chapel, S.F.  $18/$20  a/a  **   
Wed, Dec 28
7pm/8pm
Blackalicious, Lyrics Born, Lateef  Fillmore  $25  a/a  # **  (Quannum Mcs) 
Wed, Dec 28
8pm
Lucky Otis (tribute)  Empress Theater, Vallejo    a/a  **   
Wed, Dec 28
6:30pm/7:30pm
War, Joy And Madness  Crest Theatre  $45/$55  a/a  # ***   
Wed, Dec 28
The Devil Makes Three  Veteran's Memorial Amphitheater, Grass Valley    a/a  # ***   
Wed, Dec 28
8pm/9pm
Leftover Salmon, Tea Leaf Green (wed), The Mother Hips (thr)  Crystal Bay Casino, 14 Highway 28, Crystal Bay NV  $30  21+  **   
Thu, Dec 29
8pm/9pm
Leftover Salmon, Tea Leaf Green (wed), The Mother Hips (thr)  Crystal Bay Casino, 14 Highway 28, Crystal Bay NV  $30  21+  **   
Thu, Dec 29
Too Short, Mistah Fab  New Parish, Oakland    ?/?  ***   
Thu, Dec 29
8pm
Henry Rollins (spoken word)  Herbst Theatre, 401 Van Ness Avenue, S.F.  $35  a/a     
Thu, Dec 29
8pm/9pm
Antonio Guedes & The Chillaquiles, Maracatu Pacifico, dj Elan Kamesar, dj Izzy Wise  Chapel, S.F.  $15/$25/$30  a/a  **   
Thu, Dec 29
8:30pm
Electric Machine Gun Tits, Kamikaze Palm Tree  Hemlock  $7  21+  **   
Thu, Dec 29
8:30pm/9pm
Family Of Light Band, Crown Chakra, The Howlin Wolves, Cosmic Correlation Conspiracy  Bottom of the Hill  $8/$10  21+  **   
Thu, Dec 29
8pm
War, Con Brio  City National Civic, San Jose    a/a  # ***  $29.50-$59.50 
Thu, Dec 29
Huey Lewis And The News  Silver Legacy Casino, 407 N. Virginia Street, Reno NV    18+  ***   
Thu, Dec 29
The Chainsmokers, Curt Reynolds, Flume, Gavin Turek, Hvob, Kasbo, Lil Yachty, LP Giobbi, RL Grime, Snails, Sofi Tukker, Stelouse, Taylor Bennett, Thatsound, Vincent, Whethan  Snowglobe Festival, 1 College Way, South Lake Tahoe  $179  a/a  ***  (3 day pass) (under 10 free with paying adult) (day 1) 
Thu, Dec 29
The Stylistics  Yoshi's, Oakland    21+  ***  $39-$99 (two shows fri and sat nights) 
Fri, Dec 30
The Stylistics  Yoshi's, Oakland    21+  ***  $39-$99 (two shows fri and sat nights) 
Sat, Dec 31
The Stylistics  Yoshi's, Oakland    21+  ***  $39-$99 (two shows fri and sat nights) 
Fri, Dec 30
7pm
Dog Party, Sarchasm, The Love Songs, Public Safety, Crowd Nine  Gilman  $12  a/a  *** @  (1986'd record release) 
Fri, Dec 30
9pm
North Beach Brass Band  Ivy Room, Albany  $10  21+  **   
Fri, Dec 30
8pm/9pm
Swingin' Utters, Uke-Hunt, Sciatic Nerve  Slim's  $16  6+  *** @   
Fri, Dec 30
7pm/8pm
Andre Nickatina, Rappin 4-Tay, Chali 2na, Yukmouth, A-Plus, Traxamillion, Deacon The Villain, AMP Live, Domino, dj Aspect, host Del The Funky Homosapien  Regency Ballroom, S.F.  $24.50/$35  a/a  # ***   
Fri, Dec 30
9pm
The Old Firm Casuals, The Workin' Stiffs, Troublemaker  Parkside  $12  a/a  *** @   
Fri, Dec 30
9pm
Nopes  Hemlock  $7  21+  **   
Fri, Dec 30
8:30pm/9pm
Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Morgan Delt  Independent, S.F.  $30  21+  **   
Fri, Dec 30
7pm/8pm
Henry Rollins (spoken word)  Crest Theatre    a/a    $25-$165 
Fri, Dec 30
8pm/9pm
Daisy Spot, The Proles, Pinnacles  Harlow's, Sacramento  $10/$12  ?/?  **   
Fri, Dec 30
8pm
Cheech & Chong  Silver Legacy Casino, 407 N Virginia St., Reno NV  $45/$55  18+  ***   
Fri, Dec 30
Big Gigantic, Big Wild, Billy Kenny, Brasstracks, Chet Porter, D.R.A.M., Echos, Justin Jay, Joyzu, Landis Lapace, Lido, Lil Uzi Vert, Major Lazer, Marian Hill, Masha, Party Favor, PleasureKraft, Ruexx, Translucent, Walker & Royce  Snowglobe Festival, 1 College Way, South Lake Tahoe  $179  a/a  ***  (3 day pass) (under 10 free with paying adult) (day 2) 
Fri, Dec 30
8pm/9pm
The Brothers Comatose, The Coffis Brothers (fri), T-Sisters (sat), The Rainbow Girls (sat)  Great Ameircain Music Hall, S.F.  $22  6+  **  ($40 nye) 
Sat, Dec 31
8pm/9pm
The Brothers Comatose, The Coffis Brothers (fri), T-Sisters (sat), The Rainbow Girls (sat)  Great Ameircain Music Hall, S.F.  $22  6+  **  ($40 nye) 
Fri, Dec 30
8pm/9pm
Con Brio, Otis McDonald (fri), Will Magid (sat)  Chapel, S.F.  $25/$30  a/a  **  (fri) 8pm/10pm $45/$50 (sat) 
Sat, Dec 31
8pm/9pm
Con Brio, Otis McDonald (fri), Will Magid (sat)  Chapel, S.F.  $25/$30  a/a  **  (fri) 8pm/10pm $45/$50 (sat) 
Fri, Dec 30
8pm/9pm
The Devil Makes Three  Catalyst  $30/$40  21+  ***  (fri) $49.50 (NYE) (fri) 8:30pm/9:30pm (nye) 
Sat, Dec 31
8pm/9pm
The Devil Makes Three  Catalyst  $30/$40  21+  ***  (fri) $49.50 (NYE) (fri) 8:30pm/9:30pm (nye) 
Sat, Dec 31
7pm
PRIMUS, The Claypool Lennon Delirium, The Duo de Twang  Fox Theater, Oakland  $69.50  a/a  **** @  (sold out) 
Sat, Dec 31
7pm/8pm
The California Honeydrops, The Seshen  UC Theater, Berkeley  $55  a/a  # **   
Sat, Dec 31
8pm/9pm
Rupa & The April Fishes  Ivy Room, Albany  $40  21+  **   
Sat, Dec 31
8pm/9pm
Sleater-Kinney  Masonic, S.F.    a/a  # ***  $55-$75 
Sat, Dec 31
8pm/9pm
Hepcat  Slim's  $40  6+  **   
Sat, Dec 31
9pm/10pm
Knapsack, Cutlass Supreme  Bottom of the Hill  $20/$25  a/a  ** @   
Sat, Dec 31
9pm
Dead Dreams (A Grateful Dead Dance Party), dj Rob Bleetstein  Fillmore  $35  a/a  # **   
Sat, Dec 31
8:30pm/9pm
Unknown Mortal Orchestra  Independent, S.F.  $99  21+  ***  (open bar) 
Sat, Dec 31
8pm
Afrolicious, Midtown Social, Smoked Out Soul  Rickshaw Stop, S.F.    21+  ***  $35-$50 
Sat, Dec 31
9pm
Scraper, The World, Tough Customer (Vancouver), Lovebirds  Hemlock  $12/$15  21+  ***   
Sat, Dec 31
9pm
Kaytranada, Anderson .Paak & The Free Nationals, Pomo, Jarami  1015 Folsom, S.F.  $90/$125  21+  **   
Sat, Dec 31
9pm
De La Soul, Del The Funky Homosapien  Mezzanine, S.F.    21+  ***  $125-$175 
Sat, Dec 31
10pm
Dzeko & Torres  Temple, 540 Howard St., S.F.    21+  **  $40-$50 
Sat, Dec 31
9pm
dj Justice  Armory, 333 14th St., S.F.  $69.50/$75  21+  **   
Sat, Dec 31
8pm/9pm
Tainted Love, John Brothers Piano Company, The Cottontails  Bimbo's 365 Club  $60/$65  21+  ***   
Sat, Dec 31
9pm
The Sons Of Champlin  Empress Theater, Vallejo    a/a  **   
Sat, Dec 31
8pm/9pm
Harry And The Hitmen  Crepe Place, Santa Cruz  $20  a/a  **   
Sat, Dec 31
Y&T, Evolution Eden, SJ Syndicate, Anarchy Lace  Ace of Spades, Sacramento  $35/$40  a/a  ***   
Sat, Dec 31
8:30pm
Jackie Greene Band, The Mother Hips  Crest Theatre  $80  a/a  **   
Sat, Dec 31
9pm/10pm
Mustache Harbor  Harlow's, Sacramento  $30  21+  **   
Sat, Dec 31
Azizi Gibson, Big Baby Bruiser + Young Lat, Bleep Bloop, Cassian, Classixx, Creams & Lotions, Darnell Williams, Elohim, Hotel Garuda, Illenium, The Knocks, Manila Killa, Mr. Carmack, Odesza, Pat Lok, Poolside, Rufus Du Sol, Sam Gellaitry, Snow Sessions  Snowglobe Festival, 1 College Way, South Lake Tahoe  $179  a/a  ***  (3 day pass) (under 10 free with paying adult) (day 3) 
Sun, Jan 1
Tilt, The Sewer Trout Experience, The Criminals, Kamala & The Karnivores, Black Cat Music  Gilman  $20  a/a  *** @ $  (4-day pass sold out) (924 Gilman's 30th Anniversary - The Lookouting day 1) 
Wed, Jan 4
8pm
Kyle Morton  Swedish American Hall, S.F.    21+  **   
Wed, Jan 4
8pm
James Garner's tribute to Johnny Cash  Empress Theater, Vallejo    a/a  **   
Thu, Jan 5
8:30pm
Beauty Marks, Grosero, Laughing Matter  Hemlock  $7  21+  **   
Thu, Jan 5
7:30pm/8pm
Lord Huron  Independent, S.F.  $29.50  21+  **  (sold out) 
Fri, Jan 6
7:30pm/8pm
Lord Huron  Independent, S.F.  $29.50  21+  **  (sold out) 
Sat, Jan 7
7:30pm/8pm
Lord Huron  Independent, S.F.  $29.50  21+  **  (sold out) 
Fri, Jan 6
Monsula, Corrupted Morals, Surrogate Brains, Wynona Riders, Scherzo  Gilman  $20  a/a  *** @  (4-day pass sold out) (sold out) (924 Gilman's 30th Anniversary - The Lookouting day 2) 
Fri, Jan 6
8pm/8:30pm
Shakey Zimmerman, Sasha Lanier And Rob Thompson  Ivy Room, Albany  $13  21+  **   
Fri, Jan 6
8pm/9pm
Xeb  Slim's  $18/$21  6+  ***   
Fri, Jan 6
8:30pm
Hot Flash Heat Wave, No Vacation, Tino Drima, Max Gardener  Rickshaw Stop, S.F.  $10  a/a  ***   
Fri, Jan 6
8pm
E Money, Nu, G Rob, No Limit Creation, Jay Williz, Ether  Phoenix Theater  $8/$10  a/a  ***   
Fri, Jan 6
6:30pm
Puddle Of Mudd, Motorize, Some Fear None, Broken  Ace of Spades, Sacramento  $20/$25  a/a  ***   
Sat, Jan 7
Mr. T Experience, Pansy Division, Smugglers, Squirtgun, Brent's TV, Potatomen, Kepi Ghoulie  Gilman  $20  a/a  *** @  (4-day pass sold out) (sold out) (924 Gilman's 30th Anniversary - The Lookouting day 3) 
Sat, Jan 7
8pm
Tycho, Nitemoves  Fox Theater, Oakland  $35  a/a  # ***  (sold out) 
Sat, Jan 7
8pm/9pm
The Easy Leaves, Country Lips, Caleb Klauder, Reeb Willms  Great American Music Hall  $20  6+  **   
Sat, Jan 7
7:30pm/8pm
Puddle Of Mudd, State Line Empire, Eight 80, Lord Rifa, Ghoul Kids  Slim's  $19.95/$22/$35  6+  ***   
Sat, Jan 7
8:30pm/9pm
The Herms, Apache, J Burd (Long Beach), dj  Bottom of the Hill  $10/$12  a/a  *** @   
Sat, Jan 7
Mr. Big, Dave Meniketti And Friends  Empress Theater, Vallejo    a/a  ***  $150-$55 (Celebrate the Life of Tom Size) 
Sat, Jan 7
8pm
X-Method, Thought Vomit, Blessed Curse, To Kill A Mockingbird, The Publiquors  Phoenix Theater  $10  a/a  *** @   
Sat, Jan 7
7pm
Kane Brown  Ace of Spades, Sacramento  $24/$27  a/a  ***   
Sat, Jan 7
5:30pm/6pm
Whiskey And Stitches, The Pikeys, One Eyed Reilly  Harlow's, Sacramento  $8/$10  a/a  **  (Irishpalooza) 
Sun, Jan 8
Nuisance, The Avengers, Cringeworthy, Juke, Black Fork, The Jimmies  Gilman  $20  a/a  *** @ $  (4-day pass sold out) (924 Gilman's 30th Anniversary - The Lookouting day 4) 
Sun, Jan 8
7:30pm
Pepe Aguilar  Paramount Theatre, Oakland    a/a  # **  $63-$123 
Sun, Jan 8
7pm/8pm
Lord Huron  UC Theater, Berkeley  $32.50  a/a  # ***   
Sun, Jan 8
7pm/8pm
Perturbator  DNA Lounge  $20/$25  a/a  **   
Sun, Jan 8
8pm
Voodoo Glow Skulls, Buck-O-Nine, The Porkers  Shea's Tavern, Reno NV    21+  *** @   
Mon, Jan 9
7pm/8pm
Eric Bachman  a Living Room, someplace, Santa Cruz  $25  a/a  ***   
Mon, Jan 9
7pm/8pm
Midge Ure  Harlow's, Sacramento  $20/$25  21+  **   
Tue, Jan 10
7pm/8pm
Brujeria, The Casualties, Pinata Protest, dj Chaos  DNA Lounge  $23/$17  a/a  *** @   
Tue, Jan 10
7pm/8pm
Eric Bachman  a Living Room, someplace, S.F.  $25  a/a  ***  (sold out) 
Tue, Jan 10
Midge Ure  Mystic Theater, Petaluma    21+  **   
Wed, Jan 11
7pm/8pm
Midge Ure  Social Hall, S.F.  $25/$28  a/a  # **   
Wed, Jan 11
8pm
Commando, Carletta Sue Kay  Rickshaw Stop, S.F.  $10/$15  a/a  **   
Wed, Jan 11
8:30pm
Rip Room, Fake Awake  Hemlock  $7  21+  **   
Thu, Jan 12
8pm
Plush, Tanukichan, Rayana Jay, Siri  Rickshaw Stop, S.F.  free  a/a  **  (Women in Music) 
Thu, Jan 12
7:30pm/8pm
Julia Lewis, Brogan Bentley  Parkside  free  21+  **   
Thu, Jan 12
Leftover Salmon, Absynth  Humbrews, 856 10th Street, Arcata    21+  **   
Fri, Jan 13
Leftover Salmon, Absynth  Humbrews, 856 10th Street, Arcata    21+  **   
Fri, Jan 13
9pm
Inhalt, Introflirt, Jihad  Golden Bull, Oakland  $12  21+  **   
Fri, Jan 13
8pm
Big Brother & The Holding Company, The Love Dimension  Uptown, Oaklanad  $20/$25  21+  ***   
Fri, Jan 13
9pm
Great Apes, Bum City Saints, Blank Spots, Blacktop Tragedy  Fireside Lounge, 1453 Webster Street, Alameda  $8  21+  *** @   
Fri, Jan 13
6pm/7pm
Chevelle, Black Map, Dinosaur Pile-Up  Fillmore  $35  a/a  # ***   
Fri, Jan 13
8pm/9pm
Sal's Greenhouse, Otis McDonald, Agapesoul, Martin Luther McCoy  Slim's  $20  6+  ***   
Fri, Jan 13
8pm/9pm
Pete Escovedo  Chapel, S.F.  $30/$32  a/a  **   
Fri, Jan 13
8pm/9pm
Fleetwood Mask (tribute)  Great American Music Hall  $15/$18  6+  **   
Fri, Jan 13
8:30pm/9pm
Dorothy  Bottom of the Hill  $12.50/$15  a/a  **   
Fri, Jan 13
8:30pm/9pm
Emancipator, Tor, Edamame, Lapa  Independent, S.F.  $25/$30  21+  ***  (sold out) 
Fri, Jan 13
9pm
Marbled Eye, The Oilies  Hemlock  $8  21+  **   
Fri, Jan 13
Strangelove (tribute), Temptation (tribute)  Ritz, San Jose    21+  **   
Fri, Jan 13
9pm/10pm
The Purple Ones (tribute)  Harlow's, Sacramento  $17/$20  21+  **   
Sat, Jan 14
7pm
Redacted North Fest  Gilman  $10  a/a  *** @   
Sat, Jan 14
8pm/8:30pm
Ardent Sons, The Bye Bye Blackbirds, David Brookings And The Average Lookings  Ivy Room, Albany  $10  21+  **   
Sat, Jan 14
8pm/9pm
Flock Of Seagirls, Max Headroom  Uptown, Oakland  $12/$15  21+  **  (80s covers - costume contest) 
Sat, Jan 14
7pm/8pm
Leftover Salmon, Dead Winter Carpenters  Fillmore  $25  a/a  # **   
Sat, Jan 14
8pm/9pm
Strangelove (tribute), Temptation (tribute)  Slim's  $17  6+  **   
Sat, Jan 14
8pm/9pm
Cate Le Bon, Tim Presley  Chapel, S.F.  $15  a/a  **   
Sat, Jan 14
9pm
Controversy, Queen Bitch  Rickshaw Stop, S.F.  $12  a/a  **  (Celebration of David Bowie & Prince - $10 if dressed as Bowie or Prince) 
Sat, Jan 14
9pm
Voodoo Glow Skulls, Buck-O-Nine, The Porkers, Monkey  Parkside  $12  21+  *** @  (ska) 
Sat, Jan 14
8:30pm/9pm
Brown Sabbath (Austin, TX)  Independent, S.F.  $15  21+  **   
Sat, Jan 14
8pm/9pm
Wonder Bread 5  Sweetwater Music Hall, Mill Valley  $24/$27  21+  **   
Sat, Jan 14
8pm
Screw 32, The Wynona Riders, Monsula, Heartless Folk  Phoenix Theater  $12  a/a  *** @   
Sat, Jan 14
6pm
Chevelle  Ace of Spades, Sacramento  $34.50  a/a  ***   
Sat, Jan 14
9pm
Three Rounds, The Shames, Viva Revenge, The Habituals  Shea's Tavern, Reno NV  $6  21+  *** @   
Sat, Jan 14
7pm/8pm
Nahko And Medicine For The People  Senator Theater, Chico  $22/$25  a/a  **   
Sun, Jan 15
4:30pm
Voodoo Glow Skulls, Buck-O-Nine, The Porkers, Skandalism, Corazon Salvaje  Gilman  $15  a/a  *** @   
Sun, Jan 15
7:30pm/8pm
Protoje  Independent, S.F.  $20/$22  21+  **   
Sun, Jan 15
9pm
Disastroid, Motorhome, The Porno Riots, Girls With Guns  Parkside  $8  21+  ** @   
Mon, Jan 16
9pm
2 Ball Screwball, Murderock, American Slacker Society  Shea's Tavern, Reno NV  $5  21+  **   
Mon, Jan 16
Leftover Salmon  Sierra Nevada Brewing, 1075 E 20th Street, Chico    ?/?  **   
Tue, Jan 17
9pm
Marching Church, Bernardino Femminielli (Montreal)  Rickshaw Stop, S.F.  $12/$14  a/a  **   
Tue, Jan 17
7pm/8pm
Eric Bachman  a Living Room, someplace, Fremont  $25  a/a  ***   
Tue, Jan 17
6:30pm/7:30pm
Timothy B. Schmit  Crest Theatre  $35/$45/$55  a/a  # **   
Tue, Jan 17
6:30pm/7:30pm
Stick Men  Harlow's, Sacramento  $20/$25  21+  **   
Wed, Jan 18
Stephen Steinbrink, Dear Nora  Night Light, Oakland    21+  **   
Wed, Jan 18
7pm/8pm
Neal Morse Band, Mike Portnoy And Tony Levin's Stick Men  Regency Ballroom, S.F.    a/a  # **  $29.50-$52 
Wed, Jan 18
7pm/8pm
Bear's Den  Great American Music Hall  $21  6+  **   
Wed, Jan 18
7pm/8pm
Entombed A.D., Full Of Hell, Turbid North  Slim's  $17/$19  6+  *** @   
Wed, Jan 18
8:30pm/9pm
Homesafe, Life Lessons, Chase Huglin  Bottom of the Hill  $10/$12  a/a  ***   
Wed, Jan 18
7:30pm/8pm
Hamilton Leithauser, Alexandra Savior  Independent, S.F.  $15  21+  **  (sold out) 
Thu, Jan 19
7pm/8pm
The Gentlemen Amateurs  Ivy Room, Albany  $8/$10  21+  **   
Thu, Jan 19
7pm/8pm
The Early November, The Mother The Mechanic And The Path  Slim's  $21  6+  ***   
Thu, Jan 19
8:30pm
Healing Potpourri, Xds, Donald Beaman, Vasas  Hemlock  $8  21+  **   
Thu, Jan 19
7pm
Andrew St. James, Travis Hayes  Bimbo's 365 Club  $5  21+  ***   
Thu, Jan 19
7pm
Dnce  Ace of Spades, Sacramento  $31.50  a/a  ***   
Thu, Jan 19
5:30pm/6:30pm
Led Kaapana (Hawaiian slack guitar), Fran Guidry  Harlow's, Sacramento  $20/$25  a/a  **   
Thu, Jan 19
8pm/9pm
Luna (performs Bewitched), Britta Phillips  Chapel, S.F.  $28/$32  a/a  ***  (sold out) 
Fri, Jan 20
8pm/9pm
Sweet Plot, Brothers Prince, M. Gelpi  Ivy Room, Albany  $10  21+  **   
Fri, Jan 20
8pm
Van Goat (ep release), Battlehooch, Wicked Man, Johnny Soultrain  Uptown, Oakland    21+  **   
Fri, Jan 20
8pm/9pm
Great Good Fine Ok  Great American Music Hall  $15  6+  **   
Fri, Jan 20
8pm/9pm
Luna (performs Penthouse), LSD And the Search For God  Chapel, S.F.  $28/$32  a/a  ***  (sold out) 
Fri, Jan 20
9pm
Geographer, dj's  Rickshaw Stop, S.F.  $20  18+  ***   
Fri, Jan 20
8pm/9pm
Pride & Joy  Bimbo's 365 Club  $25  21+  ***   
Fri, Jan 20
Dead Man's Party (tribute)  Ritz, San Jose    21+  **   
Fri, Jan 20
6:30pm/7:30pm
Booker T Jones  Crest Theatre    a/a  # **  $30-$55 
Fri, Jan 20
Styx  Silver Legacy Casino, 407 N. Virginia Street, Reno NV    18+  ***   
Fri, Jan 20
8pm/9pm
Lucinda Williams  Fillmore  $40  a/a  # **   
Sat, Jan 21
8pm/9pm
Lucinda Williams  Fillmore  $40  a/a  # **   
Fri, Jan 20
7pm
Iration, Protoje  Ace of Spades, Sacramento  $27/$30  a/a  ***   
Sat, Jan 21
7pm
Iration, Protoje  Ace of Spades, Sacramento  $27/$30  a/a  ***   
Sat, Jan 21
8pm
Hot Lunch, Slow Season, Banquet, Drew Southern Band  Gilman  $12  a/a  *** @   
Sat, Jan 21
7pm/8pm
Talib Kweli, Styles P, K'Valentine  UC Theater, Berkeley  $30  a/a  # **   
Sat, Jan 21
4pm
Acid Feast (Seattle), Gorgonized Dorks, Radiation Vomit, Dope Resin (Phoenix), Chemically Crippled (Denver), Bruce Campbell (L.A.), Vulva Essers (L.A.), Fiend (Fresno),d Hateface (Kentucky), Haggus, Recalcitrant (L.A.), Bob Plant, Concussive, Bathtub Barracuda, Antagonizer  Eli's Mile High Club, Oakland  $10/$12  21+  *** @  (FYL Records) 
Sat, Jan 21
8pm/9pm
Dirkschneider  Slim's  $31  6+  ***   
Sat, Jan 21
8pm/9pm
Dead Man's Party (tribute), Luv'n Rockets (tribute)  Great American Music Hall  $21/$25  6+  **   
Sat, Jan 21
7pm/8pm
Kathy Griffin  Masonic, S.F.    a/a  # **  $80-$50 
Sat, Jan 21
2pm
Damion Romero (L.A.), Vulcanus 68, Jack Hertz, Telecaves (L.A.), Wall  Noisebridge Hackerspace, S.F.    a/a  **  noon till 
Sat, Jan 21
8:30pm/9pm
American Wrestlers  Bottom of the Hill  $12  a/a  **   
Sat, Jan 21
8pm/9pm
Luna (performs Rendezvous)  Chapel, S.F.  $28/$32  a/a  ***  (sold out) 
Sat, Jan 21
8:30pm/9pm
Lizzo  Independent, S.F.  $15  21+  **   
Sat, Jan 21
9pm
Gazebos, Boyfriends, Saything  Hemlock  $10  21+  **   
Sat, Jan 21
7pm/8pm
Martin Sexton  Bimbo's 365 Club  $28/$30  21+  **   
Sat, Jan 21
Wayne Brady  Cache Creek Casino Resort, Brooks    21+  **   
Sun, Jan 22
7pm/8pm
Dnce  Fillmore  $29.50  a/a  # ***   
Sun, Jan 22
6pm/7pm
One OK Rock (Tokyo, Japan)  Warfield  $25/$30  a/a  # *** $   
Sun, Jan 22
8pm/8:30pm
Velvet Acid Christ (Denver), Striplicker, dj Decay, dj Unit77  DNA Lounge  $10/$15  a/a  **   
Sun, Jan 22
6:30pm
August Burns Red  Ace of Spades, Sacramento  $25  a/a  *** @   
Sun, Jan 22
7pm/8pm
Metalachi  Harlow's, Sacramento  $12/$14  21+  **   
Tue, Jan 24
7pm
Ash Borer, Dispirt, Worm Ouroboros  Metro, Oakland  $12  a/a  # *** @   
Tue, Jan 24
8:30pm
Metalachi, The Tomorrowmen, dj Sid Presley  Longboard Bar, 180 Eureka Sq., Pacifica  $10/$12  21+  ***   
Tue, Jan 24
6:30pm
Switchfoot, Relient K  Ace of Spades, Sacramento  $38  a/a  ***   
Tue, Jan 24
6:30pm/7:30pm
Eric Johnson (acoustic guitar & piano)  Crest Theatre  $30/$35/$45  a/a  # ***   
Wed, Jan 25
8pm
Communist Daughter, James Taugher, Balto (Portland)  Rickshaw Stop, S.F.  $10  a/a  **   
Wed, Jan 25
6:30pm/7pm
Ledward Ka'apana, Fran Guidry  Kuumbwa Jazz Center, 230-2 Cedar Street, Santa Cruz  $20/$25  a/a  **   
Wed, Jan 25
7pm/8pm
Giant Panda Guerilla Dub Squad  Harlow's, Sacramento  $15/$18  21+  **   
Thu, Jan 26
7pm/8pm
Tribal Seeds, Raging Fyah, Nattlie Rize  UC Theater, Berkeley  $27.50  a/a  # ***   
Thu, Jan 26
8:30pm/9pm
July Talk, Mona  Bottom of the Hill  $12/$14  a/a  **   
Thu, Jan 26
8pm/9pm
Once And Future Band (record release), Kelley Stoltz, Dirty Ghosts  Chapel, S.F.  $15  a/a  **   
Thu, Jan 26
8pm
Great Highways, Your Fearless Leader, Mad Noise, The Damn Fanatics  Rickshaw Stop, S.F.  $10  a/a  **   
Thu, Jan 26
7pm/8pm
Devendra Banhart  Fillmore  $35  a/a  # **   
Thu, Jan 26
8:30pm
Acid Blast, Oort Cloud  Hemlock  $7  21+  **   
Thu, Jan 26
7pm
The Dustbowl Revival  Sweetwater Music Hall, Mill Valley  $17  a/a  **   
Thu, Jan 26
8pm/9pm
Felly, Gypps  Catalyst    16+  **  $15-$50 
Thu, Jan 26
7pm/8pm
Mac Sabbath (tribute)  Harlow's, Sacramento  $15/$17  21+  **   
Fri, Jan 27
7pm/8pm
Kings Of Leon, The Deerhunter  Civic Center, 99 Grove Street, S.F.  $69.50  a/a  # ***   
Fri, Jan 27
8pm/9pm
Mac Sabbath (tribute), ArnoCorps  Slim's  $20  6+  *** @   
Fri, Jan 27
8pm/9pm
Kitchen Dwellers, Gipsy Moon  Great American Music Hall  $15  6+  **   
Fri, Jan 27
8pm/9pm
Heron Oblivion  Chapel, S.F.  $15/$18  a/a  **   
Fri, Jan 27
9pm
Code Orange, Youth Code, Disgrace  Parkside  $13  a/a  ** @   
Fri, Jan 27
8:30pm/9pm
Shy Girls  Independent, S.F.  $15  21+  **   
Fri, Jan 27
8:30pm/9pm
Pine And Battery, Once Free, Mullerette  Bottom of the Hill  $15  21+  **   
Fri, Jan 27
9pm
Smokin' Ziggurats, Cardiod  Hemlock  $8  21+  **   
Fri, Jan 27
6:30pm/7:30pm
Lucinda Williams  Crest Theatre  $35/$45/$55  a/a  # ***   
Fri, Jan 27
7pm
Tribal Seeds  Ace of Spades, Sacramento  $24/$34.50  a/a  ***   
Fri, Jan 27
7pm/8pm
Railroad Earth  Fillmore  $27.50  a/a  # ***   
Sat, Jan 28
7pm/8pm
Railroad Earth  Fillmore  $27.50  a/a  # ***   
Sun, Jan 29
7pm/8pm
Railroad Earth  Fillmore  $27.50  a/a  # ***   
Sat, Jan 28
7pm/8pm
Bi-2 Live (Russia)  UC Theater, Berkeley    a/a  # ***  $67.50-$510 
Sat, Jan 28
7pm/8pm
Rudy Colombini & The Unauthorized Rolling Stones (tribute), The Butlers  Great American Music Hall  $20/$25  6+  **   
Sat, Jan 28
8pm/9pm
Grateful Bluegrass Boys, Kate Gaffney Band  Slim's  $16/$19  6+  **   
Sat, Jan 28
7pm/8pm
Pepper, Less Than Jake  Warfield  $25/$28/$35  a/a  # *** @   
Sat, Jan 28
8:30pm/9pm
Mark Eitzel, Howe Gelb, Lila Blue  Bottom of the Hill  $15/$17  a/a  **   
Sat, Jan 28
9pm
Roy Loney, Cyril Jordan, Rue '66, Matt Jaffe & The Distractions  Rickshaw Stop, S.F.  $15/$18  a/a  ***   
Sat, Jan 28
Jauz  Civic Center, 99 Grove Street, S.F.  $39.50  18+  **  8pm# 
Sat, Jan 28
9pm
The Toasters  Parkside  $12  21+  *** @  (ska) 
Sat, Jan 28
8:30pm/9pm
Lydia Loveless  Independent, S.F.  $18/$20  21+  **   
Sat, Jan 28
8pm
Silver Shadows  Hemlock  $8  21+  **   
Sat, Jan 28
Stephen Steinbrink, Dear Nora  Make-Out Room, S.F.    21+  **   
Sat, Jan 28
7pm/8pm
Y&T  Catalyst  $20/$25  21+  ***   
Sun, Jan 29
4:30pm
The Toasters, Jokes For Feelings, Garboots, No Flow, Chalk  Gilman  $12  a/a  *** @   
Sun, Jan 29
6pm/6:45pm
Frank Turner & The Sleeping Souls, John K. Samson, Arkells, Will Varley  Warfield  $26/$28/$36  a/a  # ***   
Sun, Jan 29
7pm/8pm
SafetySuit, Armors  Chapel, S.F.  $18/$20  a/a  **   
Sun, Jan 29
8pm
Lemuria, Mikey Erg  Rickshaw Stop, S.F.  $13/$15  a/a  ***   
Mon, Jan 30
8:30pm
Couches, Mascaras, Dirty Spells  Hemlock  $7  21+  **   
Tue, Jan 31
6pm/6:30pm
The Mermaid Gang With Felly, Gyyps  Harlow's, Sacramento    a/a  ^ **  $15-$50 (under 21 plus $5) 
Thu, Feb 2
7pm/8pm
Juicy J, Belly  Regency Ballroom, S.F.  $37.50/$40  a/a  # ***   
Thu, Feb 2
Dead Heavens, Lilys  Chapel, S.F.    a/a  **   
Thu, Feb 2
7pm/8pm
Run The Jewels, The Gaslamp Killer, mc Spark Master Tape, Cuz  City National Civic, San Jose  $35  a/a  # ***   
Fri, Feb 3
8pm
Run The Jewels, The Gaslamp Killer, mc Spark Master Tape, Cuz  Fox Theater, Oakland  $35  a/a  # ***  (sold out) 
Fri, Feb 3
6pm/7pm
Armin Van Buuren (Netherlands)  Arena, Oakland    a/a  # **  $100-$35 
Fri, Feb 3
8pm/9pm
Hibbity Dibbity, Whiskerman, Big Sticky Mess  Chapel, S.F.  $18/$20  a/a  **   
Fri, Feb 3
7:30pm/8:30pm
Tom Chaplin  Great American Music Hall  $30.50/$36  6+  **   
Fri, Feb 3
8:30pm/9pm
Plaid & The Bee  Independent, S.F.  $20  21+  **   
Fri, Feb 3
8pm/9pm
Prof, Finding Novyon, Metasota, dj Willie Wonka  Bottom of the Hill  $15/$18  21+  **   
Fri, Feb 3
Powerman 5000, Orgy, Death Valley High  Ace of Spades, Sacramento  $18/$20  a/a  ***   
Fri, Feb 3
8pm/9pm
Cody Jinks  Harlow's, Sacramento    21+  **  $20-$75 (sold out) 
Sat, Feb 4
8pm/9pm
Pop Rocks  Chapel, S.F.  $16/$20  a/a  **   
Sat, Feb 4
8pm/9pm
Cody Jinks, Paul Cauthen  Great American Music Hall  $21/$26  6+  **   
Sat, Feb 4
9pm/9pm
Saved By The 90s (covers)  Slim's  $12/$15  6+  **   
Sat, Feb 4
7pm/8pm
The Motet, Skerik's Bandalabra  Fillmore  $24.50  a/a  # ***   
Sat, Feb 4
8pm/9pm
The Lemon Twigs, Savoy Motel  Brick and Mortar, S.F.  $12/$15  18+  ***   
Sat, Feb 4
8pm/9pm
Sango  Regency Ballroom, S.F.  $22.50/$25  18+  # **   
Sat, Feb 4
7:30pm/8pm
Mike Doughty, Wheatus  Independent, S.F.  $25  21+  **   
Sat, Feb 4
8pm/9pm
Foreverland (tribute)  Bimbo's 365 Club  $22  21+  **   
Sat, Feb 4
9pm
Stories From Shamehill (The Netherlands), Franke & The Pool Boys, Fascinating Creatures Of The Deep, dj Sid Presley  Winter's Tavern, Pacifica    21+  **  (surf night) 
Sat, Feb 4
Dead Heavens, Lilys  Crepe Place, Santa Cruz    a/a  **   
Sun, Feb 5
8pm/8:30pm
The Lemon Twigs (N.Y.), Savoy Motel  Cataliyst, Santa Cruz  $12/$15  16+  ***   
Sun, Feb 5
Run The Jewels, The Gaslamp Killer, mc Spark Master Tape, Cuz  Van Duzer Theater, Humboldt State University    a/a  # ***   
Sun, Feb 5
7pm/8pm
Sting, Joe Sumner, The Last Bandoleros  Masonic, S.F.  $65/$85/$145  a/a  # *** $   
Mon, Feb 6
7pm/8pm
Sting, Joe Sumner, The Last Bandoleros  Masonic, S.F.  $65/$85/$145  a/a  # *** $   
Mon, Feb 6
7pm
Alcest, The Body, Creepers  Metro, Oakland  $16.66/$20  a/a  # *** @   
Mon, Feb 6
7pm/8pm
Mayhem (Norway), Inquisition, Black Anvil  Social Hall, S.F.  $25/$28  a/a  # *** @   
Mon, Feb 6
Lordi  Catalyst    16+    $20-$40 7:30pm/8pm** 
Tue, Feb 7
7pm/8pm
Adam Ant, Glam Skanks  Fillmore  $35  a/a  # ***   
Tue, Feb 7
The Manhattan Transfer, Take 6  Gallo Center for the Arts, 802 12th Street, Modesto    a/a  # ***   
Wed, Feb 8
8pm
Tove Lo (Sweden), Phoebe Ryan  Fox Theater, Oakland  $35  a/a  # **   
Wed, Feb 8
8pm
Leroy Sanchez  Rickshaw Stop, S.F.  $12/$15  a/a  ***   
Wed, Feb 8
8:30pm/9pm
Lotus  Independent, S.F.  $25  21+  ***  ($45 2 day) 
Thu, Feb 9
8:30pm/9pm
Lotus  Independent, S.F.  $25  21+  ***  ($45 2 day) 
Thu, Feb 9
7pm/8pm
Wax Tailor  Regency Ballroom, S.F.  $25/$30  a/a  # **   
Thu, Feb 9
8pm/9pm
The Knocks, Skylar Spence, Mark Johns, Lophiile  Fillmore  $28.50  a/a  # ***   
Thu, Feb 9
8pm
TV Girl, Poppet, Dot Vom  Rickshaw Stop, S.F.  $12/$14  a/a  **   
Thu, Feb 9
Kpematopnn (Russia           
Fri, Feb 10
8:30pm
Rebelution, Passafire  Fox Theater, Oakland  $35  a/a  # ***   
Fri, Feb 10
7pm/8pm
Brian Regan  Masonic, S.F.    a/a  # ***  $60-$45 
Fri, Feb 10
8pm/9pm
Sarah Silverman (comedy)  Warfield  $34.50/$49.50  a/a  # **   
Fri, Feb 10
9pm
Basecamp, dj Aaron Axelsen  Rickshaw Stop, S.F.  $15/$17  18+  **   
Fri, Feb 10
9pm
Witch Ripper, Name, Aberrant Phase  Hemlock  $10  21+  **   
Fri, Feb 10
8pm
Chicago  Community Center, 1401 L Street, Sacramento    a/a  # ***  $49-$125 
Sat, Feb 11
Roadside Memorial, The Liar Script, Funeral Kings  Golden Bull, Oakland    21+  **   
Sat, Feb 11
8pm/9pm
Cherry Glazerr, Slow Hollows  Slim's  $15  6+  **   
Sat, Feb 11
2pm
Compression Of the Chest Cavity Miracle (L.A.), Angst Hase Pfeffer Nase, Coagulator, James Williamson  Noisebridge Hackerspace, S.F.    a/a  **  noon till 
Sat, Feb 11
5:30pm/6pm
Falling In Reverse, Issues, Motionless In White, Danger Kids, Dead Girls Academy  Warfield  $28.50/$32  a/a  *** @   
Sat, Feb 11
8:30pm/9pm
Joan Of Arc, Magas, Club Night  Bottom of the Hill  $12  21+  **   
Sat, Feb 11
9pm
Sweet Plot (album release), Mama's Soup, MJ's Brass Boppers  Rickshaw Stop, S.F.  $12/$15  21+  **   
Sat, Feb 11
8:30pm/9pm
The English Beat  Independent, S.F.  $29.50  21+  ***   
Sat, Feb 11
8pm
Chicago  City National Civic, San Jose    a/a  # ***  $79.50-$89.50 
Sat, Feb 11
7pm
Twenty One Pilots, Jon Bellion  Golden 1 Center, Sacramento    a/a  # ***  $35-$45 
Sat, Feb 11
6:30pm/7:30pm
Steelin' Dan (tribute)  Crest Theatre    a/a  # **  $20-$35 
Sat, Feb 11
7pm
Sevyn Streeter  Ace of Spades, Sacramento  $17  a/a  ***   
Sat, Feb 11
5:30pm/7pm
Paul Barrere & Fred Tackett  Harlow's, Sacramento    ?/?  **  $18.75-$30 
Sun, Feb 12
8:30pm/9pm
Phenomenauts, Mustard Plug  Bottom of the Hill  $15/$17  a/a  *** @   
Sun, Feb 12
7pm
You Blew It!, All Get Out, Free Throw  Rickshaw Stop, S.F.  $14/$17  a/a  **   
Sun, Feb 12
4pm
The Wooden Fish Ensemble, Gyeonggi Kayageum Ensemble  Old First Church, 1751 Sacramento Street, S.F.    a/a  **  $5-$20 (Korean folk music) 
Mon, Feb 13
6pm
Reel Big Fish, Anti Flag  Ace of Spades, Sacramento  $24.50/$27  a/a  *** @   
Tue, Feb 14
8pm/9pm
White Lies  Chapel, S.F.  $25/$30  a/a  ***   
Tue, Feb 14
8pm
Kevin Garrett  Rickshaw Stop, S.F.  $15/$17  a/a  **   
Tue, Feb 14
6:30pm
Rebelution, Passafire  Ace of Spades, Sacramento  $30/$35  a/a  ***   
Wed, Feb 15
6:30pm
Rebelution, Passafire  Ace of Spades, Sacramento  $30/$35  a/a  ***   
Wed, Feb 15
6pm/7pm
Reel Big Fish, Anti-Flag, Ballyhoo!, Pkew Pkew Pkew  Regency Ballroom, S.F.  $23/$25  a/a  # *** @   
Wed, Feb 15
7pm/8pm
David Duchovny  Social Hall, S.F.    a/a  # **  $26/$28-$75 
Wed, Feb 15
8pm/9pm
Slim Cessna's Auto Club  Chapel, S.F.  $15  a/a  ***   
Wed, Feb 15
8:30pm
Bill Orcutt, Tashi Dorji, Meg Baird, Danny Paul Grody  Hemlock  $10  21+  **   
Wed, Feb 15
7pm/8pm
Angel Olsen, Chris Cohen  Fillmore  $25  a/a  # **   
Thu, Feb 16
7pm/8pm
Angel Olsen, Chris Cohen  Fillmore  $25  a/a  # **   
Thu, Feb 16
8:30pm/9pm
Milemarker, Big Jesus  Bottom of the Hill  $10/$12  a/a  **   
Thu, Feb 16
7pm/8pm
The Infamous Stringdusters, Horseshoes And Hand Grenades  Harlow's, Sacramento  $20/$25  21+  **   
Thu, Feb 16
8pm
John Anderson Duo  Harris Center, Folsom    a/a  **  $35-$55 
Thu, Feb 16
8pm
Sham 69 (U.K.), The Creepshow (Burlington, Ontario), Gallows Bound  Shea's Tavern, Reno NV    21+  *** @   
Thu, Feb 16
7pm/8pm
Rebelution, Passafire  Senator Theater, Chico  $30  a/a  # ***   
Thu, Feb 16
8pm/9pm
Elephant Revival, Dead Horses (fri)  Great American Music Hall  $21/$26  6+  ***   
Fri, Feb 17
8pm/9pm
Elephant Revival, Dead Horses (fri)  Great American Music Hall  $21/$26  6+  ***   
Thu, Feb 16
7pm/8pm
Dark Star Orchestra  UC Theater, Berkeley  $32.50  a/a  # ***   
Fri, Feb 17
7pm/8pm
Dark Star Orchestra  UC Theater, Berkeley  $32.50  a/a  # ***   
Sat, Feb 18
7pm/8pm
Dark Star Orchestra  UC Theater, Berkeley  $32.50  a/a  # ***   
Fri, Feb 17
8pm/9pm
The Infamous Stringdusters, Horseshoes And Hand Grenades  Fillmore  $25  a/a  # **   
Fri, Feb 17
8pm/8pm
Dvbbs (Canada)  Warfield  $24.50/$33.50  18+  # ***   
Fri, Feb 17
8:30pm/9pm
Cheetah Chrome, Flexx Bronco, Shocker, The Pathogens, dj Jello Biafra  Bottom of the Hill  $15/$17  21+  *** @   
Fri, Feb 17
9pm
Riff Raff, dj Afterthought, Owey, DollaBillGates, Peter Jackson, Trapn Vic  Mezzanine, S.F.    21+  **  $15-$80 
Fri, Feb 17
Legendary Shack Shakers, The Brains, Delta Bombers  Ritz, San Jose    21+  **   
Fri, Feb 17
7pm
Louis The Child  Ace of Spades, Sacramento  $22  a/a  **   
Fri, Feb 17
7:30pm
Dennis DeYoung  Thunder Valley Casino, 1200 Athens Ave, Lincoln    21+  **  $44-$58 
Sat, Feb 18
8pm/9pm
Lucero, Esme Patterson  Fillmore  $29.50  a/a  # **   
Sat, Feb 18
7:30pm
Galactic, Funky Meters, The Bright Light Social Hour  Warfield    a/a  # ***  $39.50-$50 
Sat, Feb 18
8pm/9pm
Noname, Ravyn Lenae  Chapel, S.F.  $15/$18  a/a  **  (sold out) 
Sat, Feb 18
7pm/8pm
Laura Mvula  Regency Ballroom, S.F.  $35/$38  a/a  # **   
Sat, Feb 18
8:30pm/9pm
Peking Duk  Independent, S.F.  $15/$17  21+  ***   
Sat, Feb 18
8:30pm/9pm
Chad Valley, Computer Magic  Bottom of the Hill  $12/$15  a/a  **   
Sun, Feb 19
7pm/8pm
Electric Hot Tuna  Fillmore  $35  a/a  # ***   
Sun, Feb 19
7pm/8pm
B1A4 (South Korea)  Warfield    a/a  # ***  $50-$150 
Sun, Feb 19
7pm/8pm
Soul Of A Diva 5  Great American Music Hall  $31  6+  **   
Sun, Feb 19
7pm/8pm
Book Of Love, Introflirt  DNA Lounge  $25/$30  a/a  ***   
Sun, Feb 19
8:30pm
Vio\ator, Parae, The Truants, Gray Tolhurst  Hemlock  $7  21+  **   
Sun, Feb 19
6:30pm
J Boog  Ace of Spades, Sacramento  $22  a/a  **   
Sun, Feb 19
7pm/8pm
ALO, Rabbit Wilde  Harlow's, Sacramento  $20/$25  21+  ***   
Mon, Feb 20
6:30pm/7:30pm
Circa Survive, MewithoutYou, Turnover  Warfield  $23/$25  a/a  # ***   
Mon, Feb 20
7pm/8pm
Alter Bridge  Regency Ballroom, S.F.  $27.50/$30  a/a  # **   
Mon, Feb 20
8pm
The Staves  Great American Music Hall  $17  6+  ***   
Mon, Feb 20
7:30pm/8pm
Cloud Nothings  Independent, S.F.  $20/$22  21+  **   
Tue, Feb 21
7pm/8pm
Dawes  Fillmore  $29.50  a/a  # ***  (Noise Pop) 
Tue, Feb 21
8pm
Legendary Shack Shakers, The Brains (Montreal), Delta Bombers  Shea's Tavern, Reno NV    21+  **   
Thu, Feb 23
8pm/9pm
Moon Duo  Chapel, S.F.  $16/$18  a/a  **  (Noise Pop) 
Thu, Feb 23
7pm/8pm
Badbadnotgood (Toronto, Ontario)  Fillmore  $25  a/a  # ***  (Noise Pop) 
Thu, Feb 23
7:30pm/8:30pm
Crocodiles, AJ Davila  Bottom of the Hill  $15  a/a  ***  (Noise Pop) 
Thu, Feb 23
7:30pm/8pm
Deafheaven, This Will Destroy You, Emma Ruth Rundle  Independent, S.F.  $24/$26  21+  **   
Fri, Feb 24
8pm
Billy Cox, Buddy Guy, Zakk Wyide  Fox Theater, Oakland    a/a  # **  $130-$60 (Experience Hendrix) 
Fri, Feb 24
8pm/9pm
Overkill, Nile  Slim's  $31  6+  *** @   
Fri, Feb 24
7pm/8:15pm
Chrisette Michele  Warfield    a/a  # **  $35-$105 (originally was jul 31) 
Fri, Feb 24
7pm/8pm
Los Campesinos!, Crying  Great American Music Hall  $20/$22  6+  **  (Noise Pop) 
Fri, Feb 24
5:30pm/7pm
Will Kimbrough & Brigitte DeMeyer  Harlow's, Sacramento  $20  a/a  **   
Fri, Feb 24
8pm/9pm
ALO, Moon Hooch (fri), Twiddle (sat)  Fillmore  $25  a/a  # ***   
Sat, Feb 25
8pm/9pm
ALO, Moon Hooch (fri), Twiddle (sat)  Fillmore  $25  a/a  # ***   
Sat, Feb 25
8pm
Vince Staples, Kilo Kish  Fox Theater, Oakland  $27.50  a/a  # ***   
Sat, Feb 25
2:30pm/3pm
ALO (sing-along for kids)  Fillmore  $13  a/a  # **   
Sat, Feb 25
7pm/8pm
Tennis  Great American Music Hall  $18/$20  6+  **  (Noise Pop) 
Sat, Feb 25
7:30pm/8:30pm
Adia Victoria  Bottom of the Hill  $13/$15  a/a  ***  (Noise Pop) 
Sat, Feb 25
7:30pm/8pm
The Radio Dept.  Independent, S.F.  $22/$25  21+  ***   
Sat, Feb 25
9pm
Control Freaks  Hemlock  $8  21+  **   
Sat, Feb 25
9pm/10pm
Mstrkrft  Mezzanine, S.F.  $25  21+  ***  (Noise Pop) 
Sat, Feb 25
7pm/8pm
House Of Floyd (tribute)  Harlow's, Sacramento  $18/$20  21+  **   
Mon, Feb 27
7pm
Ty Segall, White Fence  Fox Theater, Oakland  $25  a/a  # ***  (Noise Pop) 
Tue, Feb 28
8pm
Hippo Campus, Magic City Hippies  Slim's  $15/$18  6+  **   
Tue, Feb 28
7:30pm/8pm
Jens Lekman  Independent, S.F.  $25  21+  **   
Tue, Feb 28
Bon Jovi  Golden 1 Center, Sacramento    a/a  # ***   
Wed, Mar 1
8pm/9pm
Bell X1  Chapel, S.F.  $20/$22  a/a  **   
Wed, Mar 1
6:30pm/7:30pm
Bon Jovi  Shark Tank, Santa Clara    a/a  # ***  $158-$38 
Fri, Mar 3
7pm
Jerry Seinfeld (comedy)  Paramount Theater, Oakland    a/a  # ***  $66-$148 and 9:30pm shows 
Fri, Mar 3
7pm/8pm
Adam Devine  Masonic, S.F.    a/a  # **  $30-$45 
Fri, Mar 3
7pm/8pm
Farhad Darya  Warfield    a/a  # **  $50-$150 (rescheduled show) 
Fri, Mar 3
8:30pm/9pm
Sinkane  Independent, S.F.  $15/$18  21+  **   
Fri, Mar 3
8:30pm/9pm
Shiner  Bottom of the Hill  $15  21+  **   
Fri, Mar 3
6:30pm/7:30pm
The Irish Rovers  Crest Theatre    a/a  **  $35-$55 
Sat, Mar 4
8pm
Steve Poltz, Willy Porter, Carmen Nickerson  Great American Music Hall  $25/$30  6+  **  (seated show) 
Sat, Mar 4
8pm/9pm
Weird Omen (France), The Darts (US), dj Sid Presley  Winter's Tavern, Pacifica  $10  21+  **   
Mon, Mar 6
8pm/9pm
P.O.S.  Bottom of the Hill  $15/$20  a/a  **   
Tue, Mar 7
7pm/8pm
The Wood Brothers  Fillmore  $27.50  a/a  # **   
Thu, Mar 9
7pm
Common Kings  Ace of Spades, Sacramento  $22  a/a  **   
Fri, Mar 10
Muck & The Mires (Boston), The Outta Sorts, dj Sid Presley  DNA Lounge    a/a  **   
Sat, Mar 11
7:30pm
Umphrey's McGee, Spafford  Fox Theater, Oakland  $29.50  a/a  # ***   
Sat, Mar 11
6:30pm/7:30pm
Elvin Bishop, Tommy Castro  Crest Theatre    a/a  # ***  $35-$55 
Sun, Mar 12
6pm/7:30pm
Red Hot Chili Peppers, Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue  Arena, Oakland    a/a  # *** $  $51.50-$104 (seated show) 
Sun, Mar 12
7pm/8pm
Michael Carbonaro  Masonic, S.F.  $45  a/a  # **   
Sun, Mar 12
The Cadillac Three  Regency Ballroom, S.F.    a/a  # **   
Sun, Mar 12
Umphrey's McGee  Terrapin Crossroads, San Rafael    16+  ***  (sold out) 
Mon, Mar 13
7pm/8pm
Trentemoller (Copenhagen)  Regency Ballroom, S.F.  $25/$30  a/a  # **   
Tue, Mar 14
Daya  Social Hall, S.F.    a/a  # **  $20/$227pm/8pm 
Tue, Mar 14
7pm/8pm
Japandroids, Craig Finn & The Uptown Controllers  Fillmore  $25  a/a  # ***   
Wed, Mar 15
7pm/8pm
The Menzingers (Philadelphia), Jeff Rosenstock, Rozwell Kid  Slim's  $21  6+  *** @   
Wed, Mar 15
7:30pm/8pm
UFO, Saxon, Jared James Nichols  Independent, S.F.  $39.50  21+  ***  (sold out) 
Thu, Mar 16
7pm/7:30pm
Architects, Stray From The Path, Make Them Suffer  Slim's  $21  6+  ***   
Fri, Mar 17
7:30pm
Lettuce, The Floozies, The Russ Liquid Test  Fox Theater, Oakland  $29.50  a/a  # ***  (funk) 
Fri, Mar 17
7pm
The Cadillac Three  Ace of Spades, Sacramento  $20/$22  a/a  **   
Sat, Mar 18
7pm/8pm
Travis Greene, Anthony Brown & Group Therapy, Jonathan McReynolds  Paramount Theatre, Oakland  $50/$35/$30  a/a  # **  (gospel) 
Sat, Mar 18
8pm
Lake Street Dive, Joey Dosik  Fox Theater, Oakland  $35  a/a  # ***   
Sat, Mar 18
7pm/8pm
Jake Miller, Max, Spencer Sutherland  Regency Ballroom, S.F.  $25/$28  a/a  # **   
Tue, Mar 21
7pm/8pm
Polyphia, Jason Richardson, Covet  Bottom of the Hill  $15  a/a  **   
Wed, Mar 22
8pm
The Kills  Fox Theater, Oakland  $37.50  a/a  # *** $   
Wed, Mar 22
7:30pm/8pm
Agnes Obel  Independent, S.F.  $25  21+  **   
Thu, Mar 23
7pm/8pm
Nikki Lane, Robert Ellis, Jonathan Tyler  Social Hall, S.F.  $20/$22  a/a  # **   
Thu, Mar 23
8:30pm/9pm
Save Ferris, Vista Kicks  Independent, S.F.  $15/$18  21+  ***   
Fri, Mar 24
9pm
Ganja White Night  Social Hall, S.F.  $20  18+  # **   
Fri, Mar 24
7pm/8pm
Save Ferris, Vista Kicks  Harlow's, Sacramento  $20/$25  21+  ***   
Sat, Mar 25
6pm/7pm
Panic! At The Disco, Misterwives, Saint Motel  Arena, Oakland    a/a  # ***  $60-$30 
Sun, Mar 26
Ariana Grande  Golden 1 Center, Sacramento    a/a  # ***   
Mon, Mar 27
7:30pm/8pm
Strand Of Oaks  Independent, S.F.  $19/$21  21+  **   
Mon, Mar 27
6pm/7:30pm
Ariana Grande  Shark Tank, San Jose    a/a  # ***  $200-$30 
Tue, Mar 28
7pm/8pm
Dead Man Winter  Slim's  $16  6+  **   
Tue, Mar 28
7:30pm/8pm
Ladyhawke  Independent, S.F.  $20  21+  ***   
Wed, Mar 29
7pm/8pm
Composer Ramin Djawadi with Orchestra and Choir  Shark Tank, San Jose    a/a  # ***  $125-$40 (Game of Thrones Experience) 
Wed, Mar 29
7pm
Strfkr (covers)  Ace of Spades, Sacramento  $20/$22  a/a  **   
Wed, Mar 29
Peppa Pig Live  Community Center, 1401 L Street, Sacramento    a/a  # **  $30-$50 
Thu, Mar 30
8pm
Passenger  Fox Theater, Oakland  $35  a/a  # ***   
Thu, Mar 30
6:30pm/7:30pm
Moose Blood (U.K.), Trophy Eyes, Boston Manor, A Will Away  Bottom of the Hill  $16/$19  a/a  *** @   
Thu, Mar 30
7:30pm/8pm
Delicate Steve  Independent, S.F.  $12/$14  21+  **   
Thu, Mar 30
8pm
Eric Church  Golden 1 Center, Sacramento    a/a  # ***  $21.50-$85 
Thu, Mar 30
7pm
Locash  Ace of Spades, Sacramento  $22  a/a  **   
Fri, Mar 31
8:30pm/9pm
G Jones, Plastician, Eastghost  Independent, S.F.  $20/$22  21+  **   
Sat, Apr 1
7pm/8pm
Tinariwen, Dengue Fever  UC Theater, Berkeley  $39.50  a/a  # ***   
Sat, Apr 1
7:30pm/8:30pm
Katatonia, Caspian, Uncured  Slim's  $25  6+  **   
Sat, Apr 1
The Avengers, Pansy Division, The Plus Ones  Bottom of the Hill    ?/?  *** @   
Sat, Apr 1
7:30pm/8:30pm
Methyl Ethel  Swedish American Hall, S.F.  $12/$14  21+  ***   
Sun, Apr 2
3pm
Peppa Pig Live  Fox Theater, Oakland    a/a  # **  $59-$17 
Mon, Apr 3
7pm
Bring Me The Horizon (Sheffield, England), Underoath, Beartooth  Warfield  $39.90  a/a  # ***   
Thu, Apr 6
Amorphis, Swallow The Sun  Slim's    6+  ***   
Thu, Apr 6
7pm/8pm
Senses Fail, Counterparts, Movements, Like Pacific  Great American Music Hall  $18/$21  6+  *** @   
Thu, Apr 6
8:30pm/9pm
The Werks  Independent, S.F.  $15  21+  **   
Fri, Apr 7
9pm
Sleaford Mods (Nottingham, England)  Slim's  $16/$21  6+  ***   
Fri, Apr 7
8:30pm/9pm
Foxygen  Independent, S.F.  $25  21+  ***   
Mon, Apr 10
6pm
Grouplove  Ace of Spades, Sacramento  $31.50  a/a  *** $   
Tue, Apr 11
7pm/8pm
The Damned  Fillmore  $35  a/a  # *** @   
Wed, Apr 12
7pm/8pm
King Gizzard & The Lizard Wizard  Fillmore  $25  a/a  # **   
Wed, Apr 12
7:30pm
Sohn  Regency Ballroom, S.F.  $23  18+  # ***   
Wed, Apr 12
6:30pm
The Damned  Ace of Spades, Sacramento    a/a  # *** @  $27-$106 
Thu, Apr 13
6:30pm/7:30pm
Kaleo, Judah And the Lion  Masonic, S.F.  $40/$30/$30  a/a  # **   
Thu, Apr 13
7pm
Grouplove  Catalyst  $25  16+  *** $   
Fri, Apr 14
9pm
Petit Biscuit (France), dj Aaron Axelsen  Rickshaw Stop, S.F.  $17/$17  16+  **   
Tue, Apr 18
7pm/8pm
Johann Johannsson  Regency Ballroom, S.F.    a/a  # ***  $27.50-$42.50 (seated) 
Sat, Apr 22
8pm
Bill Maher (comedy)  Fox Theater, Oakland    a/a  # **  $95-$65 
Mon, Apr 24
Deadmau5 (Toronto, Ontario)  Fox Theater, Oakland  $35  a/a  # **   
Tue, Apr 25
Deadmau5 (Toronto, Ontario)  Fox Theater, Oakland  $35  a/a  # **   
Tue, Apr 25
7pm/8pm
The Zombies  UC Theater, Berkeley    a/a  # ***  $40-$155 
Tue, Apr 25
8pm
Ne-Hi  Rickshaw Stop, S.F.  $10/$12  a/a  **   
Thu, Apr 27
7pm
Asphyx, Vastum, Mortuous, Extremity  Metro, Oakland  $15  a/a  # *** @   
Fri, Apr 28
6pm/7pm
Sebastian Maniscalco  Masonic, S.F.  $59.75/$39.75  a/a  # **  (seated) 
Fri, Apr 28
Okilly Dokilly, Beatallica  Slim's    6+  **   
Fri, Apr 28
8:30pm/9pm
The Wedding Present, Colleen Green  Independent, S.F.  $20  21+  ***   
Fri, Apr 28
6:30pm/7:30pm
The Weeknd  Shark Tank, San Jose    a/a  # ***  $150-$39.50 
Sat, Apr 29
8pm/9pm
Miracle Legion  Chapel, S.F.  $22/$25  a/a  **   
Sun, Apr 30
7:30pm
Dierks Bentley, Cole Swindell, Jon Pardi  Reno Events Center, 400 N Center St., Reno, NV    a/a  # **  $40-$70 
Mon, May 1
8pm
The Magnetic Fields, 50 Song Memoir  Fox Theater, Oakland    a/a  # **  $40-$50 ($85 2 day pass) 
Tue, May 2
7pm/8pm
Willie Nelson & Family, Insects Vs Robots  Fillmore  $75  a/a  # ***  (new dates) 
Wed, May 3
7pm/8pm
Willie Nelson & Family, Insects Vs Robots  Fillmore  $75  a/a  # ***  (new dates) 
Fri, May 5
7pm/8pm
Willie Nelson & Family, Insects Vs Robots  Fillmore  $75  a/a  # ***  (new dates) 
Sat, May 6
7pm/8pm
Willie Nelson & Family, Insects Vs Robots  Fillmore  $75  a/a  # ***  (new dates) 
Wed, May 3
D.R.I., Psychosomatic  Shea's Tavern, Reno NV    21+  *** @   
Thu, May 4
D.R.I., Psychosomatic  Ace of Spades, Sacramento    a/a  *** @   
Fri, May 5
D.R.I., Psychosomatic  Slim's    6+  *** @   
Sat, May 6
D.R.I., Psychosomatic  Fox Theater, 241 S Main Street, Salinas    a/a  *** @   
Sun, May 7
6pm/7pm
Andrew McMahon In The Wilderness, Atlas Genius, Night Riots  Fillmore  $33  a/a  # **   
Mon, May 8
8pm
Delain, Hammerfall  Social Hall, S.F.    a/a  # **  $32.50-$80 
Wed, May 10
7:30pm
Sabaton (Falun, Sweden)  Regency Ballroom, S.F.  $25/$28  a/a  # *** @   
Fri, May 12
9pm
La Oreja De Van Gogh (Spain)  Mezzanine, S.F.  $95  21+  ***   
Thu, May 25
7pm/8pm
Rodriquez  Warfield    a/a  # ***  $42.50-$70 
Sat, Jun 3
New Kids On The Block, Paula Abdul, Boyz II Men  Golden 1 Center, Sacramento    a/a  # ***  $100-$30 
Sat, Jun 3
Dead & Company  Shoreline Amphitheater, Mountain View    a/a  # **  $150-$40 
Sun, Jun 4
Dead & Company  Shoreline Amphitheater, Mountain View    a/a  # **  $150-$40 
Sun, Jun 4
6:30pm/7:30pm
New Kids On The Block, Paula Abdul, Boyz II Men  Shark Tank, San Jose    a/a  # ***  $100-$30 ($200 pit) 
Wed, Jun 7
8pm
Roger Waters  Shark Tank, San Jose    a/a  # ***  $52-$247 
Mon, Jun 12
8pm
Roger Waters  Golden 1 Center, Sacramento    a/a  # ***  $51-$196 
Sat, Jun 17
6:30pm/7pm
SuicideGirls (Blackheart Burlesque)  Independent, S.F.  $29.50/$35  21+  **   
Sat, Jul 1
Burger Boogaloo  Mosswood Park, Oakland    a/a  # ***  $29-$69 noon (fundraiser to help rebuild Mosswood Parks Rec Center) 
Sun, Jul 2
Burger Boogaloo  Mosswood Park, Oakland    a/a  # ***  $29-$69 noon (fundraiser to help rebuild Mosswood Parks Rec Center) 
Tue, Jul 18
Bruno Mars  Golden 1 Center, Sacramento    a/a  # ***   
Thu, Jul 20
6:30pm/8pm
Bruno Mars  Shark Tank, San Jose    a/a  # ***  $150-$50 
Sun, Jul 30
Neil Diamond  Shark Tank, San Jose    a/a  # ***  $150-$40 
Wed, Aug 2
Neil Diamond  Golden One Center, Sacramento    a/a  # ***  $150-$40 

* Key to notes:

*recommendable shows a/aall ages
$will probably sell out @pit warning
^under 21 must buy drink tickets #no ins/outs

Club Addresses

Name Address/Phone


1015 Folsom, S.F.

3238 Louise Street, Oakland

Ace of Spades, Sacramento

Adobe Books, 3130 24th Street, S.F.

Appleton Ballroom, 410 Rodriquez Street, Watsonville

Arena, Oakland

Armory, 333 14th St., S.F.

Bender's, S.F.

Bimbo's 365 Club

Blue Lamp Lounge, Sacramento

Boardwalk

Bottom of the Hill

Brick and Mortar, S.F.

Broken Spoke, 370 Saratoga Ave., San Jose

Cache Creek Casino Resort, Brooks

Cafe Colonial, 3520 Stockton Blvd., Sacramento

Cataliyst, Santa Cruz

Catalyst

Chapel, S.F.

City National Civic, San Jose

Civic Center, 99 Grove Street, S.F.

Club Fox, 2209 Broadway, Redwood City

Community Center, 1401 L Street, Sacramento

Crepe Place, Santa Cruz

Crest Theatre

Crystal Bay Casino, 14 Highway 28, Crystal Bay NV

DNA Lounge

Depot, SFSU Student Center, S.F.

Eagle, S.F.

El Rio

Elbo Room

Eli's Mile High Club, Oakland

Empress Theater, Vallejo

Fillmore

Fireside Lounge, 1453 Webster Street, Alameda

Forbidden Island, 1304 Lincoln Avenue, Alameda

Fox Theater, 241 S Main Street, Salinas

Fox Theater, Oakland

Gallo Center for the Arts, 802 12th Street, Modesto

Gilman

Golden 1 Center, Sacramento

Golden Bull, Oakland

Golden One Center, Sacramento

Great Ameircain Music Hall, S.F.

Great American Music Hall

Harlow's, Sacramento

Harris Center, Folsom

Hemlock

Herbst Theatre, 401 Van Ness Avenue, S.F.

Humbrews, 856 10th Street, Arcata

Independent, S.F.

Ivy Room, Albany

Johnny V's, 31 East Santa Clara St., San Jose

Knockout, S.F.

Kuumbwa Jazz Center, 230-2 Cedar Street, Santa Cruz

Longboard Bar, 180 Eureka Sq., Pacifica

Make-Out Room, S.F.

Masonic, S.F.

Merced Teater, 301 West Main Street, Merced

Metro, Oakland

Mezzanine, S.F.

Moe's Alley, 1535 Commercial Way, Santa Cruz

Mosswood Park, Oakland

Mystic Theater, Petaluma

New Parish, Oakland

Night Light, Oakland

Noisebridge Hackerspace, S.F.

Octopus Literary Salon, Oakland

Old First Church, 1751 Sacramento Street, S.F.

Palace of Fine Arts, 3301 Lyon Street, S.F.

Paramount Theater, Oakland

Paramount Theatre, Oakland

Parkside

Phoenix Theater

Planet Gemini, 2110 Fremont Street, Monterey

Regency Ballroom, S.F.

Reno Events Center, 400 N Center St., Reno, NV

Rickshaw Stop, S.F.

Rio Theater, 1205 Soquel, Santa Cruz

Ritz, San Jose

Senator Theater, Chico

Senator Theatre, Chico

Shark Tank, San Jose

Shark Tank, Santa Clara

Shea's Tavern, Reno NV

Shoreline Amphitheater, Mountain View

Sierra Nevada Brewing, 1075 E 20th Street, Chico

Silver Legacy Casino, 407 N Virginia St., Reno NV

Silver Legacy Casino, 407 N. Virginia Street, Reno NV

Siren's Song Tavern, 325 2nd Street, Eureka

Slim's

Snowglobe Festival, 1 College Way, South Lake Tahoe

Social Hall, S.F.

Sonoma County Fairgrounds, 1350 Bennett Valley Road, Santa Rosa

Starlite Lounge, 1517 21st Street, Sacramento

Stud, 399 9th Street at Harrison, S.F.

Studio Grand, 3234 Grand Avenue, Oakland

Swedish American Hall, S.F.

Sweetwater Music Hall, Mill Valley

Temple, 540 Howard St., S.F.

Terrapin Crossroads, San Rafael

Thunder Valley Casino, 1200 Athens Ave, Lincoln

Tower Theater, 815 E Olive Ave., Fresno

UC Theater, Berkeley

Uptown, Oaklanad

Uptown, Oakland

Van Duzer Theater, Humboldt State University

Veteran's Memorial Amphitheater, Grass Valley

Warfield

Winter's Tavern, Pacifica

Yoshi's, Oakland

a Living Room, someplace, Fremont

a Living Room, someplace, Modesto

a Living Room, someplace, S.F.

a Living Room, someplace, Sacramento

a Living Room, someplace, Santa Cruz


Try another search:

Band Name:
Club Name:
Date of Show: include today's shows
Show must allow at least this young:
I don't want to pay any more than:
Within this many miles: (as the crow flies, not street distance)
of this address:
(either zip or city/state)


This currently uses data from Steve Koepke's mighty fine "The List", available via email or "finger skoepke@calweb.com" or here. When I find other sources of event listings, I'll try to include them too.
© 1997 James Marshall (comments encouraged)