Local Music

9:09am

Wed February 12, 2014
Arts & Culture

Today's Local Music: Thao & the Get Down Stay Down

Do you have plans yet for Valentine’s Day? No? Then consider going to hear Thao & The Get Down Stay Down. NPR says Thao, of San Francisco, “infuses everything around her with electricity and mischievous boldness.”

Thao & the Get Down Stay Down appear at The Fillmore in San Francisco on Friday, February 14th. Doors open at 8:00pm.

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2:57pm

Tue February 11, 2014
Arts & Culture

Today's Local Music: Zydeco Flames

The toe-tapping style of music you’re hearing now is most often played in New Orleans. But this band, The Zydeco Flames, was formed right here in San Francisco, way back in 1990.  The Zydeco Flames are on the schedule on Friday, February 14th at The Eagle's Hall Valentine's Day in Alameda. The show begins at 9:00pm.

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9:04am

Mon February 10, 2014
Arts & Culture

Today's Local Music: Naked Fiction

This music is by a band called Naked Fiction. They describe their sound as “sexy, jazzy, indie, chamber-pop, with a twist of James Bond.”

If any of that sounds appealing, you can hear Naked Fiction live on Thursday, February 13th. They are the headliners at Hotel Utah, in their hometown of San Francisco. The opening band starts at 9:00pm.

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10:52am

Thu February 6, 2014
Arts & Culture

Today's Local Music: Professor Burns

Michael Rauner

Right now you’re hearing Professor Burns & the Lilac Field, a musical project of Sean Burns – who is actually a professor, and author. And now Professor Burns is a new father, so he isn’t performing much these days. But you can hear him on Sunday, February 9th at the UC Berkeley Art Museum. He is participating in a performance exhibition called “The Story of This Place,” which starts at 5:00pm. 

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9:05am

Wed February 5, 2014
Arts & Culture

Today's Local Music: Tea Leaf Green

Ted Wong

The band playing now is called Tea Leaf Green. A review of their current album says these San Francisco jam-rockers “pull the listener right in for a sonic journey, with a compelling array of twists and turns.” 

 You can experience these twists and turns yourself when Tea Leaf Green plays at Terrapin Crossroads in San Rafael on Friday, February 7th. The show starts at 8:00pm.

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