Where it’s going, where it’s at, and where it’s been.
The Riptide looks to close the chapter on the fire that has suspended its operation since last year, possibly reopening next month. But there’s a catch. The Riptide had been hosting live music for tenRead More »
Hicks with Sticks presents Bay Area Americana May 5th on KALX and May 7th KALW. New releases from Jinx Jones, The Vivants, The Earl Brothers, Buck Nichols, The Easy Leaves, Flash Crash & Thunder, JonEmory,Read More »
Hipster Hoedown, the Bay Area’s latest Americana calendar to list bluegrass and old time festivals, gigs, dances and jams, joins the Northern California Bluegrass Association and California Bluegrass Association as Internet hot spots for bands and players on the acoustic side ofRead More »
Venue Reports: Riptide, Amnesia, Elbo Room, Outland, Empress Theater, Doc’s Lab, Smoking Pig, Club DeLuxe
Live music venues come and go. The Riptide, Amnesia, Overland in Oakland, Empress Theater in Vallejo, Doc’s Lab, Smoking Pig BBQ in Fremont, and Club DeLuxe are seven on the up-swing. The Elbo Room, which was predicted toRead More »