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Wednesday, Jun 11, 2014 at 5:43 PM
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By Tamara Palmer

Keyshia Cole Comes Home Amidst Family Rift

Keyshia Cole Comes Home Amidst Family Rift

Keyshia Cole journeyed from a tough upbringing in East Oakland to international musical acclaim. After nearly a decade in the recording business, she is now on the precipice of releasing a sixth studio album and... Read »

Thursday, May 8, 2014 at 5:15 PM
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By Tamara Palmer

Morrissey Hug Brings Bay Area Tour Opener to an End

Morrissey Hug Brings Bay Area Tour Opener to an End

The singer finally performed here after three consecutive cancellations, ending his show early after fans jumped onstage Read »

Tuesday, Mar 25, 2014 at 4:41 PM
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By Tamara Palmer

Danity Kane Starts Reunion Tour in San Francisco

Danity Kane Starts Reunion Tour in San Francisco

Former MTV reality stars play The Fillmore on May 16 Read »

Tuesday, Mar 4, 2014 at 5:23 PM
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By Tamara Palmer

Shannon and the Clams Play Both Sides of the Bay

Shannon and the Clams Play Both Sides of the Bay

Oakland band performs at home and in San Francisco this month Read »

Tuesday, Feb 18, 2014 at 5:20 PM
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By Tamara Palmer

Four Offbeat Shows Happening This Week

Four Offbeat Shows Happening This Week

It's a particularly interesting week for offbeat concerts here in the Bay Area. Here are four quick pick recommendations of off-the-radar local bands if you want to think outside the usual over the next few... Read »

Friday, Jan 17, 2014 at 6:15 PM
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By Tamara Palmer

Shoreline Announces Country Megaticket Lineup

Shoreline Announces Country Megaticket Lineup

Concerts from Tim McGraw, Lady Antebellum and more planned for 2014. Read »

Monday, Dec 2, 2013 at 5:12 PM
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By Tamara Palmer

Pomplamoose Performs Offline

Pomplamoose Performs Offline

North Bay duo known for YouTube videos take it to the stage. Read »

Friday, Nov 15, 2013 at 3:44 PM
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By Tamara Palmer

Locals Pay Tribute to Bob Dylan

Locals Pay Tribute to Bob Dylan

Boots Riley, Nicki and Tim Bluhm headline show at Great American Music Hall. Read »

Wednesday, Nov 13, 2013 at 5:26 PM
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By Tamara Palmer

Thomas Dolby Performs Sound and Vision

Thomas Dolby Performs Sound and Vision

The Eighties pop star behind "She Blinded Me With Science" screens his new film. Read »

Thursday, Nov 7, 2013 at 6:06 PM
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By Tamara Palmer

J. Cole, Mac Miller Headline Wild Jam

J. Cole, Mac Miller Headline Wild Jam

Urban stars come out for local radio station concert on December 15. Read »

Friday, Oct 18, 2013 at 9:56 AM
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By Tamara Palmer

Bridge School Benefit Webcasts First Day

Bridge School Benefit Webcasts First Day

How to watch and donate to the annual fundraiser on Oct. 26. Read »

Monday, Jul 29, 2013 at 6:18 PM
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By Tamara Palmer

Justin Timberlake Plots San Jose Date

Justin Timberlake Plots San Jose Date

If you missed his Candlestick Park performance last week, there's another chance to have JT's 20/20 Experience. Read »

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The San Francisco music scene is vibrant and eclectic; each district has its own vibe, its own rhythm, and its own social economy. The City: San Francisco Sounds is a blog that plugs the Bay Area audience in to local musicians and their music scenes.
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