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Monday, Mar 3, 2014 at 4:58 PM
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By Tamara Palmer

E-40's Son, Issue, Makes Album About Tea

E-40's Son, Issue, Makes Album About Tea

'Liquid Wisdom' celebrates the world's second most popular drink Read »

Monday, Mar 3, 2014 at 2:15 PM

Moistboyz Crush SF On Way to Mill Valley

Moistboyz Crush SF On Way to Mill Valley

Dean Ween's guitar licks are back in the Bay for one more show. Read »

Friday, Feb 28, 2014 at 9:10 AM
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By Johnathon Nguyen

Photos from The City Live at Tupelo February 2014

Photos from The City and Jack Daniel's hosting another great show in North Beach.View gallery »

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Friday, Feb 28, 2014 at 11:24 AM
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By The City

Saving Cadence and Le Vice Play Our Free Party Tomorrow

Saving Cadence and Le Vice Play Our Free Party Tomorrow

RSVP now for free admission, drinks and a chance to win a guitar Read »

Tuesday, Feb 25, 2014 at 5:42 PM
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By Tamara Palmer

Last Minute Tips for Noise Pop

Last Minute Tips for Noise Pop

The annual music festival takes over San Francisco through March 2 Read »

Friday, Feb 21, 2014 at 6:12 PM
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By Tamara Palmer

Forget IKEA, Let Lookwright Build Your Record Holders

Forget IKEA, Let Lookwright Build Your Record Holders

An independent Bay Area company crafts crates for vinyl collectors Read »

Friday, Feb 21, 2014 at 3:02 PM

Morrissey to Open U.S. Tour in San Jose

Morrissey to Open U.S. Tour in San Jose

The onetime Smiths frontman has scheduled a May 7 date in San Jose... but he's canceled shows on us before. Read »

Thursday, Feb 20, 2014 at 6:30 PM
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By Tamara Palmer

Hardkiss Looks Back to Move Forward

Hardkiss Looks Back to Move Forward

Hardkiss is back with an ode to the local dance music scene of the Nineties 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... Read »

Friday, Feb 14, 2014 at 6:13 PM
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By Tamara Palmer

Five Local Musicians Who Need a Kick

Five Local Musicians Who Need a Kick

Bands seek public support to record albums and more Read »

Tuesday, Feb 4, 2014 at 5:30 PM
The City SF Sounds- Kingsborough and The Jaded play Maggie McGarry's

The City SF Sounds- Kingsborough and The Jaded play Maggie McGarry's

The City's host Amanda Rivas interviews Kingsborough for our new season! Watch »

Wednesday, Feb 12, 2014 at 3:38 PM
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By The City

Le Vice, Saving Cadence Headline Next Free Party

Le Vice, Saving Cadence Headline Next Free Party

Le Vice and Saving Cadence are the performing musical guests at The City's next installment of our monthly free party, taking place on February 27 at Tupelo (1337 Grant Avenue) in San Francisco. Read »

Monday, Apr 6, 2015 at 4:14 PM
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By Tamara Palmer

Fear FestEvil Draws Fans of Metal and Horror

Fear FestEvil Draws Fans of Metal and Horror

Metallica's lead guitarist Kirk Hammett is one of the world's leading collectors of horror movie memorabilia. And after two years of showing off a selection of his film posters and costumes at music events in an... Read »

Thursday, Feb 6, 2014 at 3:57 PM
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By Tamara Palmer

Steve Perry May Want to Reunite With Journey

Steve Perry May Want to Reunite With Journey

The former lead singer talks about getting the band back together. Read »

Monday, Feb 10, 2014 at 5:04 PM
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By Tamara Palmer

Ask Metallica's Hammett A Scary Question

Ask Metallica's Hammett A Scary Question

Submit a horror-related question for legendary Metallica guitarist Kirk Hammett as his Fear FestEvil goes down. 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.
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