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04 April 2024

BISS List 4.4.24: Spotlight on NOLA Jazz Fest Nights + Best of BISS this Week

Happy April, you music-loving fools! There were some good gotchas on Monday. Hope you had a laugh. I know I mentioned spring last week, but now it’s really evident that it’s here because I can’t stop sneezing! Ah, the joys of seasonal allergies. Nevertheless, as I gaze out my window here in sunny San Francisco, I can’t help but revel in the beauty of this day and the excitement of the week ahead. Let’s kick... Read More

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04/12
SambaD‡ musically unites the Americas, drawing from percussion-based styles of South and Central America!
04/12
Circles Around The Sun is a first-of-its-kind band that has continued to trail-blaze the instrumental cosmic disco space for nearly a decade, shapeshifting through several iterations. Joined by Reed Mathis In The Now, a one time only show featuring Jay Lane and Steve Adams.
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04/12
Broken Compass Bluegrass is a new breed in the jamband scene.
04/12
Mariachi Vargas De Tecalitlan is a Mexican folk ensemble. It is mariachi music founded by Gaspar Vargas in 1897. The ensemble has been working under the artistic guidance of Ruben Fuentes since 1950
04/12
Grateful Tuna returns to Ashkenaz for their ÒNot Necessarily DeadÓ series! Special guest Joe Craven joins the band for an evening of amazing Hot Tuna and so much more!
04/12
Blending groovy funk and scrumptious, slippery blues on Sgt. Splendor demonstrates what alt-funk and desert roots are all about.
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04/12
Musician. Producer. Beatsmith. Recording artist. Composer. Dance-floor general. Label-head. A mystery man of many hats, The Polish Ambassador rocks more than just a trademark jumpsuit, authoring sublime, intentional artistic works, animated safaris in technicolor sound.
04/13
Dogs In A Pile is a dynamic and eclectic musical ensemble blending elements of funk, jazz, rock, and improvisation into their vibrant sound.
04/13
The Black Crowes are leaving the bullshit in the past. 15 years after their last album of original music, the Robinson Brothers present Happiness Bastards Ð their 10th studio album. Some may say the project has been several tumultuous years in the making, but we argue itÕs arriving at just the right time.
04/13
In celebration of the beginning of the 2024 baseball season, the Marcus Shelby Orchestra will present excerpts from Shelby’s Black Ball: The Negro Leagues and the Blues, a suite that honors the history of Black baseball.
04/13
David Nelson Band has been recording and performing around the country since 1994, palette spans the Almost Acoustic style that Nelson played with Jerry Garcia, through roots rock nÕ roll, and psychedelic country-rock
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04/13
D.J. Williams is an acclaimed guitarist, singer-songwriter, and producer based in Denver, CO whose illustrious career has seen him traverse the globe, igniting stages ranging from intimate clubs to renowned festivals with his bandÕs fiery performances.
04/13
Fourth Position are a sophisticated unit of passionate musicians wowing audiences with their unique blend of original California Psychedelic Funk, Soul, Jazz, and Rock.
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04/14
Santa Cruz, CA. The ExpendablesÕinfectious hybrid of ska, surf-rock, punk, reggae and metal heard in their latest streamingtrack, ÒSurfman Cometh,Ó a spaghetti-western meets ÒPipelineÓ twang that could easily form thesoundtrack to the latest Quentin Tarantino film.
04/14
Come together to explore RetroBlakesberg: The Music Never Stopped with an afternoon of music, photography, and fun with your community at The CJM. Enjoy live music by RetroBand, featuring Lebo, Steve, and Ezra from ALO; Grahame Lesh; Mookie Siegel; and more special guests. Plus, gain unique insights into the exhibition on gallery walkthroughs with artist Jay Blakesberg.
04/15
A legend of American blues music
04/16
Brittany Howard: What Now Tour electrifies audiences with soul-stirring rock anthems and introspective ballads from her latest album, celebrating resilience and growth through captivating stage presence.
04/17
Brittany Howard: What Now Tour electrifies audiences with soul-stirring rock anthems and introspective ballads from her latest album, celebrating resilience and growth through captivating stage presence.
04/17
Formerly the Hungry i Comedy Showcase, at the famous Boom Boom Room on Fillmore Street for a special comedy event featuring future local comedy legends
04/17
Described by Rolling Stone as “pure Americana heart and soul”, The Bastard Sons of Johnny Cash are the voice and vision of songwriter Mark Stuart.
04/18
Bill Frisell, an innovative guitarist and composer, melds elements of jazz, country, folk, and rock into his unique and atmospheric musical style
04/18
Bearing witness to the accelerating negativity of global affairs, Steel Pulse emerges withmusical vengeance to halt the disarray of humanity
04/18
6 Piece Band and Emcees. Founded by Daniel ÒThe D3Ó Cohen, Tiger Kotschnig, and Eitan Spiegel, DangerAte is a JazSFunk fusion musical collective.
04/19
this band is a musical powerhouse devoted to authentically bringing Pink Floyd’s experience to life
04/19
Mr. Hat Presents Jazz Mafia’s Grateful Brass ft. Erin Honeywell, with special guests Jefferson Bergey (Freestone Peaches) & Jules Leyhe.
04/19
Bill Frisell, an innovative guitarist and composer, melds elements of jazz, country, folk, and rock into his unique and atmospheric musical style
04/19
Jazz Mafia’s Grateful Brass are a brass band offering a spirited reinterpretation of the music of the Grateful Dead.  
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04/19
Pussy Riot is a Russian feminist protest group that uses punk rock music and performance art to challenge political authority.
04/19
A living lesson in fortitude, the vocal trio of Cecil “Skeley” Spence, Albert “Apple Gabriel” Craig, and Lascelle “Wiss” Bulgin overcame adversity, illness, and poverty to become one of the finest roots groups in Jamaica’s history. Israel Vibration is a reggae harmony group known for their soulful vocals and powerful messages of unity and spiritual upliftment.
04/19
The exuberant Bay Area ten-piece, delivers a unique brand of psychedelic soul & rock tinged with Americana.
04/20
The New Mastersounds are back for their first US tour in 5 years! This British four-piece brings the heat with their fusion of funk, jazz, and blues. They’ve been grooving audiences worldwide for 25 years with an impressive discography under their belt, including their brand new record Old School. Get ready for a smokin’ live show from this BISS List fave. Make sure to get there early for an extra dose of Eddie Roberts with The Lucky Strokes!!
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04/20
Bill Frisell, an innovative guitarist and composer, melds elements of jazz, country, folk, and rock into his unique and atmospheric musical style
04/20
Effie Zilch & Otis McDonald is a celebration of passion, innovation, and community. Embrace the opportunity to explore the world of in a dynamic setting in California, COUNTRY / FOLK
04/20
Pussy Riot is a Russian feminist protest group that uses punk rock music and performance art to challenge political authority.
04/20
Unfortunately, the 420 Hippie Hill event in Golden Gate Park will not be happening as planned this yearÑdue to city wide budget cutbacks, the climate of the cannabis industry & economy we have been unable to secure enough financial sponsorship to get everything required for a safe, clean, city & state compliant event. We encourage everyone to go support their local equity brands, dispensaries, and lounges on 4/20 as we all celebrate plant medicine. We will be back next year!
04/20
The New MastersoundsÕ guitarist Eddie Roberts teams up with Mississippi-based guitarist and vocalist, Shelby Kemp and Tampa Bay-based Galbraith sisters’ simpatico rhythm section to create a new tour de force ensemble that makes listeners stop in their tracks.
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04/21
A 60th Birthday Celebration for Maynard James Keenan
04/21
The New Mastersounds are a British instrumental funk band renowned for their tight grooves, energetic performances, and soulful melodies that seamlessly blend elements of jazz, funk, and Afrobeat.
04/21
Pioneer of the West Coast Cali Reggae scene, whose new album is a psychedelic trip through reggae, rock, ska, hip hop, hard dub, and soul.
04/21
Ramblin’ Jack Elliott is a legendary American folk musician known for his intricate fingerpicking style and his influence on the folk music revival of the 1960s.
04/21
With the passing of Skelly and Apple, the other two original singers in IV, Wiss is now the last man singing, holding it strong, successfully fronting ISRAEL VIBRATION performing all of the great classic I-Vibes songs!
04/21
Make this your day for a celebration of Mother Earth, for gathering as eco-activists and growing our environmental awareness. And having fun in the process!
04/22
The Austin,Texas band have carefully and continuously studied the greatest records ever made, but they write songs just dumb enough to drink, dance, and fight to.
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04/22
The New Mastersounds are a funk and jazz-influenced instrumental quartet renowned for their tight grooves and soulful improvisations.
04/24
Cut Chemist, known as a turntablist, has been recording and performing for nearly 30 years. Cut was a founding member of both the rap group Jurassic 5 and the Grammy award winning Latin funk outfit, Ozomatli.
04/25
The guitar giant brings the latest version of his supercharged trio featuring bassist Vicente Archer and drummer Nasheet Waits.
04/25
The keyboardist and creator of Papa Grows Funk and his band! (ALL TIMES LISTED ARE C.D.T. )
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04/25
A double dose of duets and quartet collaboration. Strawberry Station is a backyard house concert in Mill Valley. Please check the details on the website.
04/26
Brothers Comatose is a high-energy bluegrass band known for their infectious melodies, tight harmonies, and lively performances that blend traditional roots music with modern influences.
04/26
Roots rock with a heavy dose of blues, folk, and country, with influences ranging from Buddy Holly to the Eagles and Tom Petty.
04/26
The guitar giant brings the latest version of his supercharged trio featuring bassist Vicente Archer and drummer Nasheet Waits.
04/26
Talent: Melvin Seals, John Kadlecik, JP McLean, Jeremy Hoenig, Ron Holloway (ALL TIMES LISTED ARE C.D.T. )
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04/27
FREE OUTDOOR – ALL AGES SHOW in the BEER GARDEN after the APPLE BLOSSOM PARADE !!
04/27
Brothers Comatose is a high-energy bluegrass band known for their infectious melodies, tight harmonies, and lively performances that blend traditional roots music with modern influences.
04/27
The long-running relationship between guitar icon John Scofield and the all-star jam band Lettuce is built on a deep and abiding love of funk.
04/27
The long-running relationship between guitar icon John Scofield and the all-star jam band Lettuce is built on a deep and abiding love of funk.
04/27
Talent: Melvin Seals, John Kadlecik, JP McLean, Jeremy Hoenig, Ron Holloway (ALL TIMES LISTED ARE C.D.T. )
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04/28
Adam Ant, one of the defining musicians of new wave, brings his ANTMUSIC tour to North America in 2024, extending a legacy that stretches back to the heady days of post-punk.
04/28
John Daversa is a distinguished trumpet-player, composer, arranger, producer, bandleader and educator
04/28
The long-running relationship between guitar icon John Scofield and the all-star jam band Lettuce is built on a deep and abiding love of funk.
04/28
Wil Blades Ð Hammond B-3, Donald Harrison Jr. Ð Sax, Mike Clark Ð Drums, Bill Summers Ð Percussion (ALL TIMES LISTED ARE C.D.T. )
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04/28
Current Futures features an evening of Hammond-drenched tunes led by Robert Walter, a founding member of the seminal groove band The Greyboy Allstars (ALL TIMES LISTED ARE C.D.T. )
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04/28
Wendy Garf-Lipp with her signature Haggadahs + a mighty group of musicians featuring Jeannette Ferber, Scott Law, Mookie Siegel, Danny Eisenberg, Ezra Lipp, Jordan Feinstein, Ben Bernstein and special guests, (acoustic set 4pm, Deadhead Seder 5pm followed by electric music and dancing, till they shut us down!)
04/28
John Daversa is a distinguished trumpet-player, composer, arranger, producer, bandleader and educator
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04/28
Sister Carol is an electrifying Grammy nominated, award winning veteran in the sphere of Reggae Music.
04/29
James Singleton Ð Bass, Will Bernard Ð Guitar, Brian Haas – Piano, Mike Dillon Ð Vibes, Percussion, Aurora Nealand Ð Vocals, Accordion, Woodwinds, Electronics, James Evans Ð Woodwinds, Trombone (ALL TIMES LISTED ARE C.D.T. )
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04/30
English indie rock band from Crouch End, London, consisting of Jack Steadman, Jamie MacColl, Suren de Saram, and Ed Nash, guitar-fronted with different genres, including folk, electronica, world music and indie rock
04/30
Hot 8 Brass Band is a 2022 Grammy-winning New Orleans based brass band whose sound draws on the traditional jazz heritage of New Orleans alongside more modern styles including elements of funk, hip-hop, rap and its local variation, Òbounce.Ó (ALL TIMES LISTED ARE C.D.T. )
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05/01
There arenÕt many models to follow for SticklerPhonics, though Barondown with tenor saxophonist Ellery Eskelin and trombonist Steve Swell is a major source of inspiration.
05/01
Performing the self-titled Debut and Hallowed Ground albums cover to cover
05/02
Led by sonic architect Michael Gira, Swans traverse emotional extremes with their ever-evolving sound, weaving noise rock, post-punk, and dark beauty into sonic tapestries that push the boundaries of rock.
05/02
Graham Parker is a British singer-songwriter known for his soulful voice and energetic performances, pioneering the pub rock movement in the 1970s.
05/02
Members of Pink Floyd, Jane’s Addiction and more! Scott Page (Sax), Stephen Perkins (Drums), Norwood Fisher (Bass), Kenny Olson (Guitar), Roberta Freeman (Vocals), Will Champlin (Keys & Vocals), Derek Day (Guitar & Vocals) ¥¥ Lights By Mad Alchemy (ALL TIMES LISTED ARE C.D.T. )
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05/02
Reed Mathis (Billy & the Kids), Billy Martin (Medeski, Martin and Wood) and Brian Haas (Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey) team up for a night of pure improvisational bliss and in-the-moment grooves featuring their good friend, legendary bassist George Porter, Jr (ALL TIMES LISTED ARE C.D.T. )
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05/03
AXIAL TILT: Jeff Mattson, Rob Eaton, Lisa Mackey, Mitch Stein, Skip Vangelas, Dino English, Wally Ingram – Both Nights: 1 Acoustic Set + 2 Electric Sets Ð 5 HOURS OF LIVE GRATEFUL DEAD MUSIC (including a couple of breaks) PER NIGHT – NO SONGS REPEATED BETWEEN NIGHTS! ¥¥ LIGHTS BY MAD ALCHEMY ¥ (ALL TIMES LISTED ARE C.D.T. )
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05/03
During the second weekend of Jazz Fest you can get an entire week’s worth of late-night shows in just one night at Bayou Rendezvous with Two Stages going All Night Long! Here’s the line-up. THE NEW ORLEANS ALL-STARS ft Johnny Vidacovich, John “Papa” Gros, Papa Mal, Terence Higgins, June Yamagishi, Kevin Scott COOL COOL COOL ft. former mbrs of Turkuaz THE RUMBLE ft. Chief Joseph Boudreaux Jr. ADAM DEITCH (Producer Set) ft. Eric “Benny” Bloom GOOD ENOUGH FOR GOOD TIMES ft Rob Mercurio, Jeff Raines, Joe Ashlar, Simon ROBERT WALTER, SIMON LOTT, REED MATHIS, & WILL BERNARD SGT SPLENDOR ft Kate Vargas, Eric McFadden, Norwood Fisher, Terence Higgins, Stephen Perkins
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05/03
Grahame Lesh ( founder and co-frontperson Midnight North) & Friends w/ Special Guest Stu Allen Friends Include: Scott Padden, Damian Calcagne, Justin Mazer, & Nathan Graham (from Midnight North)
05/04
AXIAL TILT: Jeff Mattson, Rob Eaton, Lisa Mackey, Mitch Stein, Skip Vangelas, Dino English, Wally Ingram – Both Nights: 1 Acoustic Set + 2 Electric Sets Ð 5 HOURS OF LIVE GRATEFUL DEAD MUSIC (including a couple of breaks) PER NIGHT – NO SONGS REPEATED BETWEEN NIGHTS! ¥¥ LIGHTS BY MAD ALCHEMY ¥ (ALL TIMES LISTED ARE C.D.T. )
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05/04
Sambada is a vibrant Brazilian-inspired musical ensemble blending Afro-Brazilian rhythms with funk, reggae, and samba, creating an electrifying fusion of sounds.
05/05
The Brothers Comatose are a dynamic bluegrass band known for their lively performances and infectious energy that captivates audiences worldwide.
05/05
World-renowned drummer Terence Higgins brings his Funky Party to CafŽ Istanbul for a rock-solid evening of deep grooves with A-Listers Wil Blades, Lyle Divinsky, Ari Teitel and Kevin Scott. (ALL TIMES LISTED ARE C.D.T. )
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05/05
Entering their 25th year and one of the favorite repeat performers in the CafŽ Istanbul Nightfest, BONERAMA is a trombone-fronted brass rock band that is viewed as one of the most genuine, unique and innovative bands to come out of the Crescent City. Mark Mullins – trombone / vocals, Greg Hicks – trombone, Chris Butcher – trombone, Michael Mullins – bass trombone / vocals, Bert Cotton – guitar, Matt Perrine – sousaphone, Eric Bolivar – drums (ALL TIMES LISTED ARE C.D.T. )
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05/09
Yellowman is a Jamaican reggae and dancehall artist known for his distinctive sound, energetic performances, and pioneering role in popularizing dancehall music globally.
05/10
AJ Lee & Blue Summit are a captivating musical ensemble blending bluegrass, folk, and Americana with AJ Lee’s emotive vocals leading the group to deliver soul-stirring performances.
05/10
Austin, Texas-based singer-songwriter, former frontman of The Ugly Americans and The Scabs, Bob Schneider is one of the most-celebrated musicians in the live music capital. Combining diverse styles, blending elements of folk, rock, rap, funk, bluegrass, reggae and country with the more traditional singer/songwriter aesthetic. In short, FRUNK.
05/10
San Diego, Ca. known for its remake of Peter Frampton’s “Baby, I Love Your Way” reggae band
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05/11
El Radio Fantastique is a cinematic, genre-bending band that defies classification.
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05/11
Scott Amendola’s, the drummer,new stripped-down trio SticklerPhonics brings together long-time collaborators Raffi Garabedian tenor saxophone & trombonist Danny Lubin-Laden, NewYork-seasoned improvisers whoÕve worked together since their formative years in the vaunted Berkeley High Jazz Band, circa 2003.
05/11
AJ Lee & Blue Summit is a captivating bluegrass band led by the soaring vocals of AJ Lee, blending traditional roots with contemporary flair.
05/12
Blending the traditions of Mali and American Rock/Funk with a retro feel, OG represents a world of powerful cross-cultural experience.
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05/12
he High Hawks feature members of Leftover Salmon, Railroad Earth and Hard Working Americans, and they make expansive roots-rock in the vein of The Grateful Dead
05/14
Portland, OR based singer-songwriter, John Craigie, covers the entire Beatles album ‘Rubber Soul’ with his unique “Lonely” blend of wit, humor, history and stories told between each beloved song.
05/15
The Sons of Champlin are an American rock band, from Marin County, California, in the San Francisco Bay Area, formed in 1965.
05/15
Portland, OR based singer-songwriter, John Craigie, covers the entire Beatles album ‘Rubber Soul’ with his unique “Lonely” blend of wit, humor, history and stories told between each beloved song.
05/16
Afroman is a comedic rapper best known for his hit single “Because I Got High,” recognized for its humorous lyrics and laid-back style.
05/16
Portland, OR based singer-songwriter, John Craigie, covers the entire Beatles album ‘Rubber Soul’ with his unique “Lonely” blend of wit, humor, history and stories told between each beloved song.
05/16
Buckethead, is an American guitarist, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist. He has received critical acclaim for his innovative virtuose electric guitar playing.
05/16
Chuck Prophet & The Mission Express is an electrifying American rock band known for their captivating blend of rootsy Americana, soulful grooves, and infectious hooks.
05/16
Polyrhythmics sound originated in Seattle’s underground deep funk scene combining impossibly tight grooves with bold brass and hypnotic percussion that showcased elements of R&B, progressive jazz, and Afrobeat which defined the instrumental group’s early era sound.
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05/17
Get ready for 3 full days of Funkadelic-Rock-Soul-Jam music that’ll make your feet lift and your body wiggle! The Golden Road Gathering is returning for a weekend of vibrant tunes and good times in the heart of the Sierra Nevada foothills. It doesn’t get much better than this! Line up includes Beats Antique, Railroad Earth, Dirtwire, Lotus, Fruition, Moontricks, Ryan Montbleau Band, The Nth Power, Steve Poltz, Diggin Dirt, Lebo & Friends, Mike Dillon Punkadelick, TV Broken 3rd Eye Open w/ Katie Skene, Polyrhythmics, The Humidors, The Gold Souls, Little Hurricane, Sun Hop Fat, Tha Exchange, Red Dirt Ruckus, Ryder Thieves, LAZWELL, Nipper Brothers, Blu Egyptian, Moody Cat, KNUF, Swamp Zen, Blue Turtle Seduction, and more to come! AND we’ve got a big giveaway for this one — a pair of Golden Ticket VIP packages! This is a full VIP package (!!) so this will require a little extra effort on your part to win. You all have one full…
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05/17
Litty Debungus is a 6-10 piece funk ensemble from Oakland – featuring powerful vocals, creative horn section, searing guitar solos, and rhythms that will get you groovinÕ.
05/17
Polyrhythmics sound originated in SeattleÕs underground deep funk scene combining impossibly tight grooves with bold brass and hypnotic percussion that showcased elements of R&B, progressive jazz, and Afrobeat which defined the instrumental groupÕs early era sound.
05/18
Cedric Burnside is a highly acclaimed blues musician, celebrated for his soulful vocals and masterful drumming, carrying on the rich legacy of Mississippi Hill Country blues with a contemporary and electrifying edge.
05/18
Outdoor Summer Sessions @ The Meritage Resort 850 Bordeaux Way, Napa- Undisputed masters of gypsy music, the group has sold over 20 million albums worldwide and has been awarded numerous gold, platinum and diamond discs
05/19
A new exploratory groove/electronic trio
05/19
Portland, Oregon quintet that performs folk-rock with touches of soul, bluegrass, and country
05/22
What began as an all-female festival collab quickly morphed into a serious passion project driven by sisterhood, harmony and humorÉÉalong with the shared desire to rage fiddle tunes and smash the patriarchy.
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05/22
The Black Tie & Tie Dye Gala is a San Francisco tradition benefitting thousands of low-income clients and people experiencing homelessness who turn to HealthRIGHT 360 each year for nonjudgmental, compassionate health care. Support our SF community with a rare live performance from BONE DIGGERS, celebrating the music of Paul Simon and featuring an all-star lineup of Reed Mathis (Billy & the Kids, Golden Gate Wingmen), Dan “Lebo” Lebowitz (ALO), Mookie Siegal (David Nelson Band), Steve Adams (ALO), and Scott Rager (Tea Leaf Green)!!! BISS List is proud to be a sponsor of this event.
05/23
HUGE NOISE, world class musicianship, mind-bending solos, and uber funky jams Kevin Wong, Darian Gray, Tony Peebles & Bian Sheu 9pm-12:30am
05/25
Chuck Prophet & The Mission Express is a dynamic rock band known for their electrifying performances blending rootsy Americana with gritty rock ‘n’ roll swagger.
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05/25
The Soul Rebels are a contemporary brass band from New Orleans known for infusing traditional brass band music with elements of funk, soul, hip-hop, and jazz.
05/25
Since 1999, International punk band Gogol Bordello, led by Ukrainian frontman Eugene HŸtz, has been filling up rooms with an energy that could run a whole city
05/25
Smokey The Groove is a dynamic fusion band blending jazz, funk, and soul into a mesmerizing musical experience.
05/26
Memorial Day Weekend: BBQs on the lawn w/ Los Lobos: It’s a matter of time. 50 years to be exact. And in that time Los Lobos have created an unprecedented body of work, a legacy of greatness.
05/26
Muir Beach Volunteer Fire Department announces The 50th Annual Muir Beach Volunteer Firemen’s Barbecue Sunday Memorial Day Weekend, May 26, Santos Meadows near Muir Beach and Muir Woods, with delicious food, fantastic live music, tasty craft beers, premium wine, and a whole lot of fun for the family!
05/27
Memorial Day Weekend: BBQs on the lawn w/ Los Lobos: It’s a matter of time. 50 years to be exact. And in that time Los Lobos have created an unprecedented body of work, a legacy of greatness.
05/27
Say She She is a female-led discodelic soul band known for their dreamy harmonies and catchy hooks.
05/27
My Morning Jacket is an American rock band known for their eclectic blend of genres, characterized by lush instrumentation, ethereal vocals, and dynamic performances.
05/27
The son of Bob Marley, Marley is an eight-time Grammy Award winner
05/27
One of the most lauded artists in the contemporary blues arena
05/28
My Morning Jacket is an American rock band known for their eclectic blend of genres, characterized by lush instrumentation, ethereal vocals, and dynamic performances.
05/30
My Morning Jacket is an American rock band known for their eclectic blend of genres, characterized by lush instrumentation, ethereal vocals, and dynamic performances.
05/31
Freestone Peaches pays homage to the legendary Allman Brothers Band with their electrifying performances and heartfelt renditions of their timeless classics.
05/31
My Morning Jacket is an American rock band known for their eclectic blend of genres, characterized by lush instrumentation, ethereal vocals, and dynamic performances.
06/01
Grammy-award winner and member of the Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame Peter Rowan is a singer-songwriter with a career spanning over five decades.
06/02
After a dozen highly acclaimed full-length albums, remix LPs, concert recordings, and over two decades of incendiary live performances that have thrilled audiences worldwide, Thievery Corporation?s music and message is more relevant and important now than ever.
06/06
one of the most influential British bands in modern history
06/06
The Damned are a pioneering British punk rock band, known for their raw energy, rebellious spirit, and influential contributions to the punk movement since the 1970s.
06/07
The Teskey Brothers are an Australian musical group known for their soulful blend of blues, rock, and R&B, characterized by heartfelt vocals and mesmerizing instrumentation.
06/07
Willy Tea Taylor & The Fellership is a captivating Americana ensemble whose music blends heartfelt storytelling with soulful melodies, evoking the essence of the American folk tradition.
06/08
Keyboard master, bandleader, composer, and former member of Snarky Puppy, Cory Henry returns with his incendiary Funk Apostles band, performing music from across his career including material from his GRAMMY-nominated 2022 Culture Collective release, Operation Funk.
06/09
Outdoor Summer Sessions @ The Meritage Resort 850 Bordeaux Way, Napa
06/10
Kamasi Washington a multi-instrumentalist, composer and bandleader born/raised in LA. His three bodies of work to dateÑThe Epic; Harmony of Difference, an EP originally commissioned for the 2017 Whitney Biennial; and Heaven and Earth are among the most acclaimed of this century
06/12
The Together Again Tour will offer everyone the chance to reunite with Ms. Jackson in celebration of her 50th anniversary in entertainment and spotlight the milestones for three of JacksonÕs most critically acclaimed albums – 25 years of ÒThe Velvet RopeÓ, 30 years of ÒjanetÓ, and 35 years of ÒRhythm Nation.Ó featuring her biggest chart-topping hits.
06/12
Mulatu Astatke (born 1943) is an Ethiopian musician and arranger best known as the father of Ethio-jazz
06/13
Mulatu Astatke (born 1943) is an Ethiopian musician and arranger best known as the father of Ethio-jazz
06/13
The Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band is a high-energy, blues-infused trio known for their raw, authentic sound and captivating live performances.
06/15
With his iconic, signature jump and unrivaled crowd-captivating energy throughout his world-renowned live performances, Billboard chart topping saxophonist, songwriter, and performer, Eric Darius, is breaking the mold of modern Jazz.
06/15
Surrounded by redwoods overlooking the SF Bay, this magical venue hosts only a few exclusive events each year. Proceeds will seed Tapestry Production’s Wavy Gravy FUNd, supporting projects that protect the natural environment, social justice, cultural survival, the arts, and build community
06/16
Carrying on the tradition of the first family of New Orleans R&B, Ivan Neville returns for the first time since his showstopping appearance with the Preservation Hall Jazz Band in 2016, performing a range of music including songs from his newest album Touch My Soul with members of his hard-grooving band Dumpstaphunk.
06/16
The San Francisco Jazz Festival comes to a funky, rollicking close with this performance by the hard-hitting Oakland-based soul and R&B crew SalÕs Greenhouse, led by the dynamic vocalist and baritone saxophonist Sally Green.
06/16
The San Francisco Jazz Festival comes to a funky, rollicking close with this performance by the hard-hitting Oakland-based soul and R&B crew SalÕs Greenhouse, led by the dynamic vocalist and baritone saxophonist Sally Green.
06/16
DNB shows are a joyous reunion for all Ð a communal gathering where regulars and newcomers all feel part of an extended family. Each show, being unique and exploratory in nature, is a magical adventure for band and audience alike.
06/21
Outdoor Summer Sessions @ The Meritage Resort 850 Bordeaux Way, Napa
06/23
ItÕs no longer a secret that California-based Jerry’s Middle Finger (JMF) delivers the best Jerry Garcia Band tribute experience in the world
07/04
Featuring: Ziggy Marley, Larkin Poe, Say She She, Bombino, The Allman Betts Band, Jackie Venson, Ghost-Note, AJ Lee & Blue Summit, Primus, Greensky Bluegrass, Adrian Belew, Jerry Harrison, The California Honeydrops, Shinyribs, Steve Poltz, Sam Grisman Project, The Polish Ambassador, Holly Bowling, Cool Cool Cool, Madeline Hawthorne, Jason Leech, Scott Amendola, Anna Moss & The Nightshades, Fireside Collective, Cimafunk, Dogs In A Pile, Melt, Marty Stuart and His Fabulous Superlatives, The Lucky Strokes, Magic Beans, High Step Society, Jerry Joseph, Joe Hertler & The Rainbow Seekers, The Mountain Grass Unit, Glitterfox, Robotaki, The Sensational Barnes Brothers, Big Richard, Eggy, ALO, Cris Jacobs Band, The Floozies, The Chris Chandler Show, Scott Pemberton, Artist at Large: Lebo (Dan Lebowitz)
07/04
Ghost-Note is a funk and jazz fusion band known for their electrifying performances and genre-bending compositions, blending intricate rhythms with infectious grooves.
07/13
BBQ on The Lawn w/ Jackie Green: Americana and roots singer-songwriter Jackie Greene is a jack-of-all-trades, and an artist who can croon over soulful piano ballads as much as he can shred a bluesy guitar solo
07/13
Son of celebrated Nigerian Afrobeat originator Fela Kuti, Seun Kuti has done more than carry on the musical tradition of his iconic father, expanding the mix of Yoruban folk music, jazz, and horn-driven funk to include contemporary influences while emerging as a self-assured artist possessed of deep passion and fearless conviction.
07/14
BBQ on The Lawn w/ Jackie Green: Americana and roots singer-songwriter Jackie Greene is a jack-of-all-trades, and an artist who can croon over soulful piano ballads as much as he can shred a bluesy guitar solo
07/19
Son of celebrated Nigerian Afrobeat originator Fela Kuti, Seun Kuti has done more than carry on the musical tradition of his iconic father, expanding the mix of Yoruban folk music, jazz, and horn-driven funk to include contemporary influences while emerging as a self-assured artist possessed of deep passion and fearless conviction.
07/20
Dave Alvin, Jimmie Dale Gilmore, and The Guilty Ones create a mesmerizing fusion of Americana, folk, and blues, delivering soul-stirring performances that resonate with raw emotion and timeless storytelling.
07/25
The Blind Boys of Alabama are a legendary gospel group renowned for their soul-stirring harmonies and profound spiritual messages, captivating audiences worldwide with their timeless music.
07/26
The Blind Boys of Alabama are a legendary gospel group renowned for their soul-stirring harmonies and profound spiritual messages, captivating audiences worldwide with their timeless music.
07/27
The Blind Boys of Alabama are a legendary gospel group renowned for their soul-stirring harmonies and profound spiritual messages, captivating audiences worldwide with their timeless music.
07/27
Keeping Music in the Schools: Our goal is simple: Òkeeping music in the schoolsÓ. Proceeds from this annual event will be distributed among PetalumaÕs public elementary and secondary schools to provide funding for their music programs.
07/28
Lake Street Dive blends soulful vocals, playful instrumentation, and witty lyricism into a genre-bending mix that swings from vintage charm to modern groove.
07/28
The Blind Boys of Alabama are a legendary gospel group renowned for their soul-stirring harmonies and profound spiritual messages, captivating audiences worldwide with their timeless music.
08/03
Eric Lindell is a soulful singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist known for his blend of blues, R&B, and roots rock.
08/03
The Outlaw Music Festival is a touring music festival created by Willie Nelson featuring a variety of country, folk, and rock artists.
08/04
Dweezil Zappa 9Son of Frank Zappa)continues to innovate and inspire, stands as a true luminary in the world of music and beyond
08/12
Tuareg nomads and cowboy drifters
08/14
Khruangbin is an instrumental trio acclaimed for their genre-defying sound, seamlessly fusing elements of psychedelic rock, Thai funk, and soulful grooves into a hypnotic and transcendent musical experience.
08/15
Khruangbin is an instrumental trio acclaimed for their genre-defying sound, seamlessly fusing elements of psychedelic rock, Thai funk, and soulful grooves into a hypnotic and transcendent musical experience.
08/15
The Preservation Hall Jazz Band is a renowned ensemble from New Orleans dedicated to preserving and propagating the traditional jazz sound of the city’s storied musical heritage.
08/16
Khruangbin is an instrumental trio acclaimed for their genre-defying sound, seamlessly fusing elements of psychedelic rock, Thai funk, and soulful grooves into a hypnotic and transcendent musical experience.
08/16
The Preservation Hall Jazz Band is a renowned ensemble from New Orleans dedicated to preserving and propagating the traditional jazz sound of the city’s storied musical heritage.
08/17
The Preservation Hall Jazz Band is a renowned ensemble from New Orleans dedicated to preserving and propagating the traditional jazz sound of the city’s storied musical heritage.
08/17
Reggae band Rebelution is taking their Good Vibes Cali Tour across California in August 2024, with special guests joining them for the fun.
08/18
The Preservation Hall Jazz Band is a renowned ensemble from New Orleans dedicated to preserving and propagating the traditional jazz sound of the city’s storied musical heritage.
08/18
Soul Ska serves up a high-energy mix of original & 1st and 2nd wave Jamaican/UK ska classics. Beso Negro is an intoxicating blend of Gypsy, Latin, and Americana
08/22
Rock legend Robert Plant and acclaimed bluegrass artist Alison Krauss are coming to Frost Amphitheater. Plant and Krauss share a maverick spirit and willingness to extend the boundaries of their respective genres.
08/27
Santana, the legendary guitarist, is renowned for pioneering a fusion of rock and Latin American music, creating iconic melodies that resonate across generations.
08/30
Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey¨ presents The Greatest Show On Earth¨ is the modern reinvention of the classic circus spectacle that has toured the globe for over 100 years.
08/31
Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey¨ presents The Greatest Show On Earth¨ is the modern reinvention of the classic circus spectacle that has toured the globe for over 100 years.
08/31
Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey¨ presents The Greatest Show On Earth¨ is the modern reinvention of the classic circus spectacle that has toured the globe for over 100 years.
08/31
Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey¨ presents The Greatest Show On Earth¨ is the modern reinvention of the classic circus spectacle that has toured the globe for over 100 years.
09/01
Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey¨ presents The Greatest Show On Earth¨ is the modern reinvention of the classic circus spectacle that has toured the globe for over 100 years.
09/01
Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey¨ presents The Greatest Show On Earth¨ is the modern reinvention of the classic circus spectacle that has toured the globe for over 100 years.
09/12
The Bender Jamboree is a 4-day concert experience within a Las Vegas Resort & Casino. ¥ All tickets are sold as 4-day packages that include hotel. ¥ A limited number of 4-day music only (No Hotel) wristbands will be available to NEVADA RESIDENTS ONLY.
09/12
Former King Crimson members Adrian Belew & Tony Levin w/ guitar virtuoso Steve Vai & explosive Tool drummer Danny Carey for the 1st time to create Beat, a creative reinterpretation of the three iconic Õ80s King Crimson albums Discipline, Beat and Three Of A Perfect Pair
09/20
A highly curated boutique festival for kind, music lovinÕ and nature appreciating folks who want to get away from the city, big festivals, and experience a stellar good time in the redwoods!
10/13
Rooted in acoustic music, PMW’s sound spills into rock, funk, pop, blues, and even disco. New Monsoon is a San Francisco Bay Area Jam/Rock Band scene staple.
10/27
Southern Culture On The Skids is a high-energy rock band known for their eclectic blend of rockabilly, surf, country, and swamp rock influences.

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