Maybe we’re jumping the gun a bit on the summer status (although not if this weather has anything to say about it); but if you’re like us — i.e. poor — you’ll need plenty of time to financially strategize vis-a-vis all these shows.

At The Fox: read more »


There hasn’t even been a full week of classes, but we’re willing to bet (particularly given this phenomenal weather) that you’re already looking for an escape. Which is why we’ve put together this round-up of all the upcoming Bay Area concerts that we, according to our impeccable standards, expect to be worth your valuable time and hard-earned money … and which aren’t already sold out.

You’re welcome. 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 »

uc theater

For those of you who aren’t familiar with the City of Berkeley’s delicate and complex zoning regulations, don’t worry your pretty heads over it any longer; let’s celebrate! This time, a wee bit of rezoning has scored us a potentially awesome new concert hall. The cool cats who operate those landmark SF venues, The Great American Music Hall and Slim’s, hope to revamp the University of California Theater Building on University Avenue, just two blocks from campus. We approve. read more »