Local Music

12:21pm

Wed August 20, 2014
Arts & Culture

Today's Local Music: Bayonics

The band you’re hearing now, Bayonics, has become known over the past decade as a Latin hip-hop fusion band. Now, they’re turning their talents to reggae.

Bayonics will be featuring their new sound when they play on Sunday, August 24th at San Francisco’s Union Square. The show is part of Union Square Live, a series of free concerts. This one starts at 2:00pm.

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9:04am

Mon August 18, 2014
Arts & Culture

Today's Local Music: French Cassettes

Anna Larina

If you’re looking for something to help you get through the rest of the week, you might listen to The French Cassettes, who you’re hearing now. (Click the player above.)

 You can hear the summery sounds of French Cassettes live on Thursday, August 21st. They're playing at The Chapel in San Francisco. Music starts at 9:00pm.

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11:24am

Thu August 14, 2014
Arts & Culture

Today's Local Music: LoCura

Many musical styles have washed up on the shores of the Bay Area, and LoCura – the band you’re hearing now – has scooped up several of them, swirled them together, and created their own sound from these diverse ingredients.

LoCura will be performing at Stern Grove on Sunday, August 17th, opening for Sergio Mendez. The Stern Grove Festival has been presenting “concerts free to the public and for everyone’s enjoyment” for 77 years.

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10:54am

Wed August 13, 2014
Arts & Culture

Today's Local Music: Matt Jaffe & The Distractions

Matt Jaffe may be tiring of comments about how young he is. “Your birthday is no measure of your age,” he sings in “Young Enough.” But there’s no way around it: hearing a performer this good at 19 years old is notable.

Matt Jaffe & The Distractions have a strong live performance. They are not kidding around, yet it is clear that they are also having a lot of fun.

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9:02am

Tue August 12, 2014
Arts & Culture

Today's Local Music: Mr. Kind

Emily Kiyomi

The music you’re hearing now is from the new release by the band Mr. Kind, from Oakland.

You can hear this and other songs, old and new, when Mr. Kind plays at Bottom of the Hill in San Francisco on Friday, August 15th. They are the second of three bands that evening. Music starts at 9:00pm.   

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