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David Bowie
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 Duke, the Man Who Fell...
Mark A Rodriguez
Oct 5, 2022

Music Made Manifest: The Documentation of the Grateful Dead

Deadheads didn’t invent taping concerts. As Clinton Heylin chronicles in his exhaustive 1994 book, Bootleg: The Secret History of the Other Recording Industry, people...
The HU
Aug 17, 2022

The HU Bring Mongolian Metal to Shoreline

On Tuesday, some familiar names in heavy metal like Megadeth and Five Finger Death Punch rock the Shoreline Amphitheatre. With them is a relatively...
Jun 15, 2022

Primus Pays Tribute To Legendary Band Rush

Formed in 1984 by bassist Les Claypool, Bay Area prog/metal/alternative band Primus have long since established their bonafides as an original outfit, with nine...
JC Smith
Apr 27, 2022

J.C. Smith at War

The life of a touring musician is perilous enough: The general hazards of the road make everyday existence a constant challenge. Add to that...
Mar 16, 2022

Letting It Be With Ethan Russell

Among the compelling cast of characters in Peter Jackson’s sprawling Get Back documentary is an American photographer named Ethan Russell. Though his role in...
Feb 23, 2022

Joe Kye Finds a Loop Hole

Looping—the use of digital equipment to record and play back sounds in real time for musical self-accompaniment—has been around for decades. It’s most often...
Jan 19, 2022

That Rock and Roll

The Supersuckers have made a career out of not being serious. How else to explain a body of work that includes songs like “Pretty...

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