The City | NBC Bay Area
The City
YOUR CONNECTION TO THE LOCAL MUSIC SCENE
Tuesday, Apr 1, 2014 at 4:30 PM
|
By Tamara Palmer

Blackalicious, DJ Shadow and More Reunite

Blackalicious, DJ Shadow and More Reunite

Bay Area hip-hop artists plan a special show with Jurassic 5 at the Greek Theater Read »

Monday, Mar 31, 2014 at 11:40 AM
|
By The City

The City Live at Hotel Utah

The City party with Exhausted Pipes and Everyone Is Dirty on March 28 at Hotel UtahView gallery »

  • TheCityHU05
  • TheCityHU07
  • TheCityHU08
Friday, Mar 28, 2014 at 2:20 PM
|
By Tamara Palmer

DJ Platurn Shares His Sushi Grooves

DJ Platurn Shares His Sushi Grooves

An inventive mixtape is inspired by the food world Read »

Thursday, Mar 20, 2014 at 11:45 AM
|
By The City

RSVP Now for The City's Free Party

RSVP Now for The City's Free Party

Exhausted Pipes and Everyone Is Dirty play Hotel Utah on March 28 Read »

Friday, Mar 28, 2014 at 3:00 PM
|
By Josh Keppel

Kraftwerk's Three Night Stand in Oakland

German electronic music pioneers brought three sold-out nights to Oakland's Fox Theater.View gallery »

  • Kraftwerk Fox-001
  • Kraftwerk Fox-003
  • Kraftwerk Fox-004
Friday, Mar 28, 2014 at 12:16 PM
|
By Tamara Palmer

Remembering Kraftweek: A Week of California Kraftwerk Shows

Remembering Kraftweek: A Week of California Kraftwerk Shows

German act influenced electronic, hip-hop and rock music Read »

Tuesday, Mar 25, 2014 at 4:41 PM
|
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 »

Monday, Mar 24, 2014 at 5:16 PM
|
By Tamara Palmer

Romanowski's Art Celebrates Sampling Culture

Romanowski's Art Celebrates Sampling Culture

DJ/producer celebrates audio culture in visual collages Read »

Tuesday, Mar 18, 2014 at 7:40 PM
|
By Tamara Palmer

Chuy Gomez Returns to Radio

Chuy Gomez Returns to Radio

The veteran Bay Area disc jockey is on the new Hot 105.7 FM Read »

Monday, Mar 17, 2014 at 6:34 PM
|
By Tamara Palmer

Five Lessons We Learned at Prince's Oakland Concert

Five Lessons We Learned at Prince's Oakland Concert

The Purple One hints that he will return soon Read »

Monday, Mar 17, 2014 at 5:04 PM
|
By Tamara Palmer

Prince Plays Oakland's Fox Theater This Weekend

Prince Plays Oakland's Fox Theater This Weekend

A Prince concert at Oakland's Fox Theater on March 15 was quickly announced and sold out around 10:30 PM Wednesday night, but there's still hope if you want to see his royal funky highness in the Bay Area. Read »

Tuesday, Mar 11, 2014 at 4:42 PM
|
By Tamara Palmer

Neil Young Starts Digital Music Business

Neil Young Starts Digital Music Business

The Bay Area's latest music technology mogul is none other than Neil Young, who is introducing a new company called PonoMusic. Read »

Friday, Mar 7, 2014 at 4:49 PM
|
By Tamara Palmer

Listen to DJ Shadow's Prog Rock Remix

Listen to DJ Shadow's Prog Rock Remix

Dutch band Supersister gets a dramatic rework Read »

Friday, Mar 7, 2014 at 2:35 PM
|
By The City

Save The Date: The City's Next Party is March 28

Save The Date: The City's Next Party is March 28

Come jam with Exhausted Pipes and Everyone is Dirty at Hotel Utah Read »

Tuesday, Mar 4, 2014 at 5:23 PM
|
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 »

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
Austin Butler to Star as Elvis in Baz Luhrmann-Helmed Biopic

Austin Butler to Star as Elvis in Baz Luhrmann-Helmed Biopic

Baz Luhrmann's Elvis Presley biopic has found its King. After a competitive casting contest, 27-year-old actor Austin Butler has been cast as Presley. Ansel Elgort, Harry Styles and Miles Teller all reportedly...
Judge Combines R. Kelly Hearings in Separate Federal Cases

Judge Combines R. Kelly Hearings in Separate Federal Cases

A federal court hearing for R&B singer R. Kelly has been pushed back a day and will instead be held Tuesday when the singer was expected to be arraigned.
Social Media Influencer Ray Diaz Accused of Sexually Assaulting Teen Girl Bails Out

Social Media Influencer Ray Diaz Accused of Sexually Assaulting Teen Girl Bails Out

Social media influencer Raymundo Diaz posted bail and was released from jail following his arrest on suspicion of sexual assault.
Diddy's 'Making the Band' Officially Coming Back to TV

Diddy's 'Making the Band' Officially Coming Back to TV

Diddy's "Making the Band" is officially coming back to TV. The music mogul announced Monday that the hit series, where he discovered groups including platinum-sellers Danity Kane, would return to MTV in 2020.
Barbie Goes Glam Rock to Honor David Bowie's Ziggy Stardust

Barbie Goes Glam Rock to Honor David Bowie's Ziggy Stardust

Barbie has been many things over the years. Now, she's dressed as Ziggy Stardust.
See more Top Entertainment