All Ears

A month of listening adventurously

From Flower Pianos and Morton Feldman to "Final Fantasy" and Phono del Sol: A guide to July's cool music bounty

Switchboard Music Fest lights up with new sounds

From a soaring girls chorus to electro-acoustical wizardry, Sat/18's daylong happening plugs in to the contemporary music scene.

DJ Minx comes through

From "A Walk in the Park" to the Honey Soundsystem party, the Detroit veteran blazes a path for female DJs.

Synth City

Let's get modular: Not one but two electronic music expos hit San Francisco March 5.

Pussy Riot, unmasked

At the Warfield, the famous anti-Putin punk provocateurs had an awkward, but still inspiring, night.

Party Radar: All the Bowie bashes

Singalongs, danceathons, kinky shindigs, '80s nights, and a devotional burlesque mark the passing of the Goblin King.
48 Hills: The First Church of the Sacred Silversexual celebrated David Bowie's birthday last Friday with a theatrical spectacular at the Chapel.

David Bowie, Starman

Rock icon's death of cancer at age 69 prompts cosmic reflection from leader of SF's "religion of Bowie."

Jazzing up Jackson

When SFJAZZ Collective pays tribute to the King of Pop, don't expect Muzak -- but maybe a moonwalk or two. By Andre Torrez ALL EARS Nothing...
48 Hills: Community Music Center, Sean Jones

Pick up your horn and blow!

Housed in a stunning Mission Edwardian for 94 years, Community Music Center continues to bring music to the masses. ALL EARS "Take up a musical instrument....

Lydia Lunch: “I’m still the enemy within”

No Wave pioneer brings her band RETROVIRUS -- and 38 years of music -- to DNA Lounge, Wed/29.  By Marke B. ALL EARS It's a perverse thrill...