Nov 30, 2022

Kristin Hersh Brings Muse Music to Palo Alto

Kristin Hersh has some simple advice for aspiring musicians in the 2020s.  “Don’t suck.” Echoed in the title of her 2015 memoir, Don’t Suck, Don’t Die: Giving Up Vic Chesnutt, the forthright command reflects Hersh’s fierce independence. Her advice is what it is, she explains, “because this industry discourages music itself,...
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Oct 26, 2022

Latin Grammy Winner Nella Comes to Montalvo Arts Center

“I feel like lately every concert is very emotional… como a flor de piel,” says Venezuelan songstress Nella Rojas.  Revered...
Oct 19, 2022

Deerhoof Attribute Their Success To Trust

Two things have helped Deerhoof withstand the last two-odd decades of touring in the ever-changing music industry: trust and...
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Oct 12, 2022

Allways Kahlil Keeps it ‘Forever Green’

Allways Kahlil says he made his newest music because he felt disrespected. The San Jose hip hop artist had...
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Oct 6, 2022

Oingo Boingo: Ranking the Albums

Almost 30 years after Oingo Boingo broke up, its legacy is a study in contradictions. It was a cult...
Oct 5, 2022

LA Hardcore Band Zulu Returns to Cupertino’s X Bar

When LA hardcore band Zulu took the stage at Cupertino’s X Bar last July, few in the audience realized...
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Oct 5, 2022

Touring Tribute Celebrating David Bowie Comes to San Jose Civic

David Bowie was one of popular music’s most groundbreaking artists.  He was the Space Oddity, Ziggy Stardust, the Thin White...

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