Martin Phillipps, one of alt-rock’s best songwriters, rebounds from near-death experience
Caroline Rose plays the Crepe Place on Sunday, Feb. 27
John Craigie plays Flynn's on Monday, Feb. 18.
Tight-knit trio will play r.blitzer Gallery on Feb. 9.
Kurt Vile collaborator Steve Gunn looks to Dylan and Neil Young for new dimensions
Punk, folk and more genre-bending music on 'This Remedy'
Psych-prog pioneers reclaim their identity for ‘Hidden Details’
Singer Chris Lynch earns his fangs, pulls band out of the tomb
After an ill-fated solo detour, Ryan Kattner brings back the weird magic of his band
Jake Desrochers of Lonely Kings talks ’90s origins and supergroup reunion
California soul pioneers play Dec. 30 and 31 at Moe’s Alley
The singer-songwriter-bassist has worked with everyone from Kendrick Lamar to Kenny Loggins
Portland artist brings a new take on bluegrass to Santa Cruz
Jazz pianist Helen Sung's new collaboration is pure poetry.
Northern California ensemble sets date for Santa Cruz show.
The producer is a hip-hop poet’s best friend—but he saves some of the best beats for himself
The Midwestern duo find hope and empathy in trying times
A unique blend of Eastern music and Western rock-star panache
Houston trio plays the Catalyst on Nov. 13
Jakob Battick plays the Crepe Place on Saturday, Nov. 3.
Tauk takes on a futuristic soundscape on two new albums
James Durbin finds a country groove on new album ‘Homeland’
Alkaline Trio tackles dark thoughts of depression on unexpected new album
Alt-rockers expand their musical vision on ‘All at Once’
William McCarthy of the band Augustines comes home for U.S. premiere at SCFF
Old Soul Orchestra’s ‘Stereoscope’ is dark and emotional departure
After breaking up at the height of their success, indie-poppers return
Hiss Golden Messenger enjoys toying with a tangle of listener feelings on ‘Hallelujah Anyhow’
Kate Pierson on why her band is finally being taken seriously
Local program is spawning some of the most innovative musicians in the country