Stories about Music

Arts Forecast: Autumn Lights, Space Visitors, Clarion Alley Block Party …

Gathering of the Tribes, Liszt Gala, Open Carry Guitar Rally, Ed Asner, and more cool things ahead this week.

Arts Forecast: Sandcastles, Teotihuacan, Street Food Fest, Poke-Con….

10 upcoming arts (and food and music and nightlife) events of note, in our new regular column.

Summer’s bright highlights

From Opera in the Park to Jerry Day -- with stops at the Symphony, SFJazz, Stern Grove, and more -- San Francisco festivals and shows abound.

APART of the scene

APARTY at Hotel Utah showcases Asian rappers and rockers -- and skewers cultural stereotypes.

Bursting into color

Meklit's new album 'When the People Move, the Music Moves Too" blossoms with Ethio-jazz and big-name guests.

Sax, unleashed

Local saxophone sensation Howard Wiley of Extra Nappy dishes out hot licks before his appearance at SFJAZZ, Sat/22.

Synthesizing a legacy

Packed weekend of memorial concerts celebrates electronic instrument inventor and music pioneer Don Buchla.

Party Radar: Summers of Love

50th anniversary celebrations kick off! Plus: Tony Humphries, Josh Wink, Afrolicious, Lovefingers, Puffy AmiYumi, and more.

La Favi reigns

With flamenco influence and a trans-border sound, SF's rising reggaeton voice knows the power of a mood.

Champagne supernovas, spilling over

Playing one day only, doc 'Oasis: Supersonic' charts the '90s biggest British band's rise into infamy.