The City | NBC Bay Area
The City
YOUR CONNECTION TO THE LOCAL MUSIC SCENE
Friday, Apr 26, 2013 at 5:51 AM
|
By Tamara Palmer

Take a Chance on Quaaludes

Take a Chance on Quaaludes

This girl group throws the bird to requests for "Freebird." Read »

Friday, Mar 29, 2013 at 3:25 PM
|
By Mosi Reeves

K-Maxx Brings The Funk

K-Maxx Brings The Funk

The multi-talented KPOO DJ debuts his newest music this weekend at Sweater Funk. Read »

Thursday, Mar 28, 2013 at 1:38 PM
|
By Mosi Reeves

Kafani Is Ready Now

Kafani Is Ready Now

The Oakland rapper behind club hits like "Swag Swerve" appears with Trinidad James at Mezzanine on April 4. Read »

Tuesday, Mar 19, 2013 at 3:46 PM
|
By Mosi Reeves

Blue Sky Black Death Hits 120 Minutes

Blue Sky Black Death Hits 120 Minutes

Transplanted hometown group hits Elbo Room on Mar. 22. Read »

Thursday, Feb 21, 2013 at 5:14 PM
|
By Mosi Reeves

Toro Y Moi Blooms in Berkeley

Toro Y Moi Blooms in Berkeley

Since moving to the East Bay, the music of Chazwick Bundick aka Toro y Moi has blossomed. Read »

Wednesday, Feb 13, 2013 at 12:40 AM
|
By Mosi Reeves

Holly Herndon Moonlights in Techno

Holly Herndon Moonlights in Techno

Holly Herndon balances producing electronic music with earning a doctorate at Stanford. She performs live at Public Works on Valentine's Day. Read »

Monday, Feb 11, 2013 at 8:50 PM
|
By Mosi Reeves

Mara Hruby Revitalizes Standards

Mara Hruby Revitalizes Standards

The Oakland artist bridges the gap between cabaret-era jazz-pop and alternative soul. Catch her at Mezzanine on Valentine's Day. Read »

About The City
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.
Top Entertainment
Paris Jackson Discusses Suicide Attempts, Father's Death

Paris Jackson Discusses Suicide Attempts, Father's Death

The 18-year-old tells Rolling Stone in a wide-ranging interview that she battled depression and drug addiction and was entered into a residential therapy program after her last attempt at age 15.

Lin-Manuel Miranda, Timberlake, Sting Snag Oscar Music Noms

Lin-Manuel Miranda, Timberlake, Sting Snag Oscar Music Noms

Lin-Manuel Miranda is getting closer to EGOT status, thanks to his Oscar nomination for best original song.

Oscar Shows No Love For 'Hidden Figures' Star Henson

Oscar Shows No Love For 'Hidden Figures' Star Henson

The Best Actress snub of the actress’ portrayal of pioneering NASA mathematician Katherine Johnson marks a miscalculation by Academy Awards voters.

Mad Max is Back: Has Hollywood Forgiven Mel Gibson?

Mad Max is Back: Has Hollywood Forgiven Mel Gibson?

Mel Gibson is having quite a week: On Friday, he became a father for the ninth time and on Tuesday he earned an unexpected Oscar nomination, capping what appears to be a remarkable comeback from Hollywood's...

What's the Big Deal? Brady Speaks on Friendship With Trump

What's the Big Deal? Brady Speaks on Friendship With Trump

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady has opened up a bit on his friendship with President Donald Trump.

See more Top Entertainment