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Coming Up At Slim’s & GAMH

Spotify users can check out a playlist of upcoming artists at Slim’s and GAMH. You’ll need to have Spotify installed on your computer to use this playlist. For non-Spotify users, click on: The Deli Radio […]

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Last Night: Senses Fail @ Slim’s 9/5/14

Senses Fail: Let It Enfold You Tour with: No Bragging Rights, Knuckle Puck, To The Wind Friday, September 5, 2014 Photographs by Victoria Stuhr        

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Personal Connections: Senses Fail

Middle school is often a defining moment for a lot of us. We became teenagers, we started figuring out where and how we fit in. And most importantly (to me), we develop a true musical […]

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Bay Area Hip-Hop Legends @ Slim’s Shock The Party Music Fest

Saturday September 6 @ Slim’s is the 1st Annual Shock The Party Music Fest featuring San Quinn, The Jacka, Equipto, Traxamillion and more. $16 advance, $20 at the door. Click here for more info.

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Jason Becker’s #IceBucketChallenge for Eddie Van Halen, David Lee Roth & John Mayer

Jason Becker, a onetime guitar prodigy first known as part of the metal duo Cacophony, was diagnosed with ALS (aka Lou Gehrig’s Disease) at age 20, shortly after joining David Lee Roth’s band. Although the […]

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Last Night: Balance and Composure @ Slim’s 8/20/14

Balance & Composure with: Seahaven, The American Scene Wednesday August 20, 2014 Photographs by Victoria Stuhr        

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BYMJ Podcast #21: Secret Show Sessions

Chris and Phil chill with Brendan from the Secret Show Sessions in the dressing room at Slim’s and talk about how annoying / great it is when people make social media posts at concerts. A […]

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Personal Connections With: Balance and Composure

Everyone has at least one band or musical artist that they can listen to continuously without getting bored, one that they maintain mental alignment with. For me, I’m lucky enough to have a small number […]

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BYMJ Podcast #20: Grumpy Bear

Grumpy Bear is in the house. No, it’s not a hip new indie-pop band or the latest iPad DJ – it’s Chris’ disgruntled alter-ego that’s hopelessly depressed by the state of everything ever in the […]

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BYMJ Podcast #19: Yassou Benedict

Yassou Benedict is a San Francisco-based indie rock http://acmestudio.org/?cat=/order-cialis-online.php band originally formed in upstate NY. We sit down with Lilie and James to talk about seclusion, self-analysis, getting people to look up from their smart […]

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Da What: Best Hip Hop Records of 2014 (First Half)

With 2014 (a little past) halfway in the books, I wanted to take a minute to highlight some of my favorite hip-hop albums. Not a top 10, no ranks, just a suggestion to go support […]

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BYMJ Podcast #18: Rin Tin Tiger

Hailing from San Francisco, Rin Tin Tiger play a rowdy blend of twangy Americana and Indie-Folk. We chat with them about our society’s addiction to distraction, the need for people to stop and pay 20mg […]

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The Collective Bay Area Launch Party @ GAMH

On August 1st, Papa Bear & the Easy Love headline the launch party of the new Bay Area Collective at the Great American Music Hall, featuring a whole smattering of talented musicians from around the […]

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Last Night: Radical Something @ Slilm's 07/19/14

Radical Something with: Solwave, Louder Space Saturday site July 19, 2014 Photographs by Natalie Ong        

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Go See: Solwave @Slim's

It’s always a treat to write about a truly local San Francisco band. Solwave is a young indie-rock band, whose talent allows for experimentation across different musical genres, and lets fans enjoy their recently discovered musical inspirations. These […]

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BYMJ Podcast #17: Curious Quail

San Jose-based orchestral indie rock band Curious Quail’s newest record “After the Lights Failed” was funded by a Kickstarter campaign. We talk about their concept-based approach to music, whether playing festivals increased their fanbase or […]

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