As always, one of the only things that can ease the pain of summer’s tragic end is the promise of a plethora of shows in the autumn months to come. We’ve rounded up those we consider deserving of your (parents’) hard-earned cash. Enjoy.

At The Fox: read more »

5303870159_bbc9f34467Too bad the stormy shenanigans of late feel like anything but spring. It’s all the more reason to get cozy indoors with this semester’s SUPERB film line-up:

- Tangled (Feb. 25)
- Tron: Legacy (March 4)
- True Grit (April 7)
- Don’t Be Afraid of the Dark (April 22)

Also, if the weather gods permit, we can all enjoy the following concerts Lower Sproul-styles:

- Birdhouse (Feb. 18)
- The Mumlers (Feb. 25)
- Hosannas (March 4)
- White Arrows (April 1)
- Atlas (April 8 ) read more »


Summer, it’s about time. This post comes slightly early this year, and not a moment too soon. Because a) finals blow. We know you appreciate our turning your thoughts toward the blissful aftermath. And b) ’cause this summer is seriously front-loaded concertwise and we don’t want tickets to sell out on you.

Prepare yourself: read more »


When recession settles, fun things fall into two camps: luxuries and necessary luxuries. Concerts, of course, could qualify for either, depending on the awesomeness of the concert. So, for your strictly discerning eyes The Clog has assembled a list of all the potentially kick-ass shows that will be going down in the East Bay and SF throughout the semester. Deep breath, here we go: read more »

spinal tap

The kids at SUPERB! are back and booking. Having lured the likes of both Girl Talk and the Counting Crows to the depths of lovely Lower Sproul Plaza in semesters past, this time around expect yet another incredibly hit and miss lineup. But wait—get enthusiastic! This time around, the hit/miss ratio may depend on you. Seems a band or two may hinge on popular demand. If you care about Islands or Wu-Tang’s Raekwon the Chef, read on … read more »

fall concert calendar

If you’re like us, you’ve already spent a full afternoon meticulously pouring through East Bay and SF concert calendars to scope out Your Hearing Loss Fall 2009 (and then proceeded to blog about it, so here we are!). For the rest of you, allow the Clog to streamline the process. We humbly suggest these highlights from our favorite venues: read more »