Music

Reason for the Season

Backstage with Soulstice, skittering on the edge of breakbeat, old-school soul, and jazz.

Crumbs of Musical History

The Cheap Suit Serenaders stop off in Berkeley on their way into the past.

Hearsay

Our reviewers give you the low-down on new and notable recordings

Rock in a Hard Place

Deep inside the local scene

The Metronome Diary

Like any good epiphany, the gaffer song has to be a slow-dawning thing

Without a Bullet

Marine World. Wednesday afternoon. High school audience. Remember Creeper Lagoon?

Rock in a Hard Place

Deep inside the local scene

On the One

Woodpeckers, CAMAs, and power soul

Hearsay

Our reviewers give you the low-down on new and notable recordings

Quetzal Logic

Friday the 13th at La Peña was anything but unlucky

Reaching for the Stars

Carlos Forster writes beautifully about heartbreak, too. He writes beautifully about a lot of things.

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Rock in a Hard Place

Deep inside the local scene
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