BISS LIST PICKS for SF BAY AREA

BISS 07.18.12 - FAR WEST FEST / EDDIE MONEY / RAY DAVIES / VICTOR WOOTEN / EDDIE ROBERTS / KIMOCK / BASK MUSIC!!

Hey hey BISS Listers!! Have you got your tickets yet for GUITARFISH II, "The Sea Quill"? It's the Official BISS Festival which takes place in Cisco Grove, CA, on September 14th-16th featuring EDDIE ROBERTS & THE WEST COAST SOUNDS, MAGICGRAVY, NEW MONSOON, SAMBADA, CA HONEYDROPS, ALBINO!, THE NIBBLERS, and many more!!

We have two semi-local festivals this weekend to keep you all warmed up and in the festival mood! Just north of the Bay Area in Point Reyes is the FAR WEST FEST (*WIN) on Saturday 7/21, featuring LES NUBIANS, ORGONE, VINYL, SPARK AND WHISPER, KELLY MCFARLING, BO CARPER, and more. Far West Fest was Voted the Best Music Festival in Marin! Over $150, 000 raised for area nonprofit organizations. Good times for the greater good!! This one is a BISS crew favorite every year!! Travel a little further north to the beautiful Russian River Valley this weekend to the BASK MUSIC FESTIVAL (*WIN) on July 20 - 22nd, with ART, FOOD, DRINK, & MUSIC featuring WOOSTER, ALBINO!, SMITHFIELD BARGAIN and many more!! Listen, Indulge, Imbibe!!

*TO WIN TICKETS* to one of these two festivals: Spread the word by sharing the event on facebook or tweeting about it or forwarding this email to your friends! **Email biss@bisslist.com to let us know where and when you shared to be entered to win. Yes, you can enter more than once if you share more than once. Winners selected based on most shares, best content, highest visibility, most tags & Because I Said So!

Tonight, Tuesday we have TOOTS AND THE MAYTALS smoking up The Fillmore. He was awesome last week at High Sierra! I am sure tonight will be at least that awesome! Plus he'll get the Fillmore hood warmed up for EDDIE MONEY's two night run starting on Wednesday at Yoshi's.

Thursday the heat keeps coming with RAY DAVIES at The Fillmore or THE VICTOR WOOTEN BAND starts the first of a two night run at Yoshi's in Oakland (*Congrats to George L!).

Friday, no matter where you are you will be able to get down. Swing your hips to THE MOTHER HIPS at Sweetwater Music Hall. (*WIN) SAM BUSH is at The Great American Music Hall. (*WIN) And EDDIE ROBERTS & THE WEST COAST SOUNDS is at The Boom Boom Room (*WIN).

Saturday, we get the groove going with WILL MAGID's WORLD WIDE DANCE PARTY featuring RUMEN SHOPOV, WILL MAGID TRIO, and IZZY*WISE at Cafe Du Nord (*WIN). TOO $HORT with a Live Band is at Yoshi's Lounge (*WIN). And we got night two of EDDIE ROBERTS at The BBR (*WIN).

Also, Saturday, we have STEVE KIMOCK, BERNIE WORRELL, WALLY INGRAM & ANDY HESS at The Fillmore (*WIN). Not only can you win tickets from the BISS LIST, but if you come into JAMMIN ON HAIGHT and spend $100 or more you can be entered to win a pair of tickets to the show and a poster, a total twofer! Jammin on Haight will be doing the tie-dyed backdrops for the show so be prepared to see the colors. Ohhhhh, here at THE BISS LIST there are so many ways to win tickets, how you could not love it!??!!?!!

Sunday THE E FAMILY is playing for FREE at Stern Grove. You go Sundays in the park!

The Mike Olmos takes us into next week on Monday at the Union Room.

Tuesday, keep a look out for the next BISS list in your mail box.

Cause the BISS LIST keeps you in the KNOW.




There are so many many more shows and festivals coming up in the next four weeks and they are all listed below. We have even more shows listed on our google calendar:  https://www.google.com/calendar/embed?src=hckhd8c90tv4fivsmb3eph9j64%40group.calendar.google.com&ctz=America/Los_Angeles  

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BISS CALENDAR
Tues, 7/17/2012
Cajun/Zydeco/Blues Tom Rigney & Flambeau **WIN TICKETS**
Ashkenaz, Berkeley, CA
http://www.ashkenaz.com/2011/calendar.html
Show: 9PM
$10

Tues, 7/17/2012
Ooze, Mystery School, Electro Sonic Chamber **WIN TICKETS**
BRICK AND MORTAR MUSIC HALL, San Francisco, CA
brickandmortarmusic.com
Show: 9PM
$5 adv, $7 at the door

Tues, 7/17/2012
Toots and the Maytals
The Fillmore, San Francisco, CA
http://www.livenation.com/venue/the-fillmore-san-francisco-ca-tickets
Show: 8PM
$29

Tues, 7/17/2012
Ray Davies
Uptown Theatre, Napa, CA
http://theatrenapa.com/?gclid=CIPlkM7P3a8CFSsHRQodJTxBCQ
Show: 8PM
$103

Tues, 7/17/2012
THE COMPANY MEN **WIN TICKETS**
Yoshi's SF , San Francisco, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/sanfrancisco/calendar
Show: 10PM
$15 adv, $20 door

Wed, 7/18/2012
Stu Allen & Mars Hotel **Congrats to Sean S.**
Ashkenaz, Berkeley, CA
http://www.ashkenaz.com/2011/calendar.html
Show: 9PM
$10

Wed, 7/18/2012
WATERS **WIN TICKETS**
BRICK AND MORTAR MUSIC HALL, San Francisco, CA
brickandmortarmusic.com
Show: 9PM
$12 adv, $15 at the door

Wed, 7/18/2012
This Old Earthquake **WIN TICKETS**
Sweetwater Music Hall, Mill Valley, CA
http://sweetwatermusichall.inticketing.com/events
Show: 8PM
$8

Wed, 7/18/2012
Scott Weiland
The Independent, San Francisco, CA
http://www.theindependentsf.com/
Show: 9PM
$49.50

Wed, 7/18/2012
EDDIE MONEY
Yoshi's SF , San Francisco, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/sanfrancisco/calendar
Show: 8PM
$35

Thurs, 7/19/2012
BRIAN JORDAN's BOOGALOO BAND [Guitarist from Lauryn Hill's band] **WIN TICKETS**
Boom Boom Room, San Francisco, CA
http://boomboomtickets.com/evlist.php
Show: 10PM
$8

Thurs, 7/19/2012
Boneless Children Foundation, Bonnie & the BANG BANG, Taxes **WIN TICKETS**
BRICK AND MORTAR MUSIC HALL, San Francisco, CA
brickandmortarmusic.com
Show: 9PM
$5 adv, $8 at the door

Thurs, 7/19/2012
Afrolicious With DJs/Hosts: Pleasuremaker & Senor Oz **WIN TICKETS**
Elbo Room, San Francisco, CA
http://www.elbo.com/Calendar.php
Show: 10PM
$5

Thurs, 7/19/2012
The SSV Trio
Nourish at the Harbor Point Club, Mill Valley, CA
Show: 7PM
Admission is $8, free if dining

Thur, 7/19/2012
Spirit Vibrations Presents: Jay Trainer Band EP Release Party! with special guests Segue & Jeff Zittrain BandSegueJeff Zittrain Band
Red Devil Lounge, San Francisco, CA
http://www.reddevillounge.com/
Show: 8PM
$8

Thurs, 7/19/2012
Ray Davies
The Fillmore, San Francisco, CA
http://www.livenation.com/venue/the-fillmore-san-francisco-ca-tickets
Show: 8PM
$50

Thurs, 7/19/2012
Les Nubians, Cleome, Antique, Hosted by Raw-G, DJ Jah Styles **WIN TICKETS**
The New Parish, Oakland, CA
http://www.thenewparish.com/
Show: 9PM
$25 - $65

Thurs, 7/19/2012
Victor Wooten Band  **Congrats to Gearge L.**
Yoshi's Oakland, Oakland, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/oakland/calendar
Show: 8PM & 10PM
$28

Thurs, 7/19/2012
EDDIE MONEY **Congrats to Johnny M.& Jeff K.**
Yoshi's SF , San Francisco, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/sanfrancisco/calendar
Show: 8PM & 10PM
8pm $35, 10pm $30

Fri, 7/20/2012
*EDDIE ROBERTS WEST COAST SOUNDS* (UK) & THE GREYHOUNDS (Austin, TX) **WIN TICKETS**
Boom Boom Room, San Francisco, CA
http://boomboomtickets.com/evlist.php
Show: 10PM
$20

Fri, 7/20/2012
POW!, Permanent Collection, Future Twin, Al Lover & The Haters **WIN TICKETS**
BRICK AND MORTAR MUSIC HALL, San Francisco, CA
brickandmortarmusic.com
Show: 9PM
$5 adv, $8 at the door

Fri, 7/20/2012
AllofaSudden will channel the spirit and songs of The Band for a very special performance to honor the life of Levon Helm **WIN TICKETS**
Connecticut Yankee, San Francisco, CA
http://www.theyankee.com/livemusic.htm
Show: 9PM
$7

Fri, 7/20/2012
Sam Bush **WIN TICKETS**
Great American Music Hall, San Francisco, CA
http://www.gamh.com/calendar/
Show: 8PM
$26

Fri, 7/20/2012
BASK Music Festival featuring Wooster, Albino!, Smithfield Bargain,Quinn DeVeaux and The Blue Beat Review, Deep Chatham, Black Flamingo, Rovetti & Meatballs, Aaron Glass and Friends, Sit Kitty Sit, Mama D and the Dirty Suns, Steve Pile Band, The Mowgli
Hilton Park Campground, Forestville, Ca
http://baskmusic.com/
$50 - $600, "USE PROMO CODE BISSBASK to get $25 off"

Fri, 7/20/2012
The Mother Hips **WIN TICKETS**
Sweetwater Music Hall, Mill Valley, CA
http://sweetwatermusichall.inticketing.com/events
Show: 8PM
$27

Fri, 7/20/2012
King Britt, Pegasus Warning, Kev Choice, Zakiya Harris, Sunru **WIN TICKETS**
The New Parish, Oakland, CA
http://www.thenewparish.com/
Show: 9PM
$10 Adv, $15 at the door

Fri, 7/20/2012
Victor Wooten Band
Yoshi's Oakland, Oakland, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/oakland/calendar
Show: 8PM & 10PM
$28

Fri, 7/20/2012
CHARO **CANCELED DUE TO ILLNESS**
Yoshi's SF , San Francisco, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/sanfrancisco/calendar
Show: 8PM & 10PM
8pm $40, 10pm $30

Sat, 7/21/2012
*EDDIE ROBERTS WEST COAST SOUNDS* (UK) & THE GREYHOUNDS (Austin, TX) **WIN TICKETS**
Boom Boom Room, San Francisco, CA
http://boomboomtickets.com/evlist.php
Show: 10PM
$20

Sat, 7/21/2012
My Best Fiend **WIN TICKETS**
BRICK AND MORTAR MUSIC HALL, San Francisco, CA
brickandmortarmusic.com
Show: 9PM
$7 adv, $10 at the door

Sat, 7/21/2012
Will Magid's World Wide Dance Party: Balkan Extravaganza featuring: Master Romani Musician: RUMEN SHOPOV (With Balkan Brass Band with  members of Inspector Gadje)WILL MAGID TRIO, IZZY*WISE (DJ/Live Cumbia/Balkan)MSK.FM (DJ Set, Italy) **WIN TICKETS**
Cafe du Nord, San Francisco, CA
http://www.cafedunord.com/?temp=calendar&cal_view=month&cal_date=10|2011|29&so1=0
Show: 8PM
$15

Sat, 7/21/2012
BASK Music Festival featuring Wooster, Albino!, Smithfield Bargain,Quinn DeVeaux and The Blue Beat Review, Deep Chatham, Black Flamingo, Rovetti & Meatballs, Aaron Glass and Friends, Sit Kitty Sit, Mama D and the Dirty Suns, Steve Pile Band, The Mowgli'
Hilton Park Campground, Forestville, Ca
http://baskmusic.com/
$50 - $600, "USE PROMO CODE BISSBASK to get $25 off"

Sat, 7/21/2012
Far West Fest 2012 featuring Les Nubians, Orgone, VINYL with very special guests, MC RADIOACTIVE, MARSHALL PAYNE, Spark and Whisper, Kelly McFarling, Bo Carper (of New Monsoon), Katie Freeman and Matt Silva, Eric Pollard, Pat Nevins, Garrin
Benfield, Kim **WIN TICKETS**
Love Field, Point Reyes, CA
http://farwestfest.org/
Show: 11AM

Sat, 7/21/2012
Unknown Mortal Orchestra, The Fresh & Onlys, Dominant Legs, Sea of Bees, La Sera, Gardens and Villa
Potrero del Sol Park, San Francisco, CA
Show: 12PM

Sat, 7/21/2012
Tommy Castro and the Painkillers **WIN TICKETS**
Sweetwater Music Hall, Mill Valley, CA
http://sweetwatermusichall.inticketing.com/events
Show: 8PM
$30

Sat, 7/21/2012
STEVE KIMOCK with BERNIE WORRELL, WALLY INGRAM & ANDY HESS  **WIN TICKETS**
The Fillmore, San Francisco, CA
http://www.livenation.com/venue/the-fillmore-san-francisco-ca-tickets
Show: 8PM
$30

Sat, 7/21/2012
Manmade God, 8mm, Beer Drinker and Hell Raisers **WIN TICKETS**
The New Parish, Oakland, CA
http://www.thenewparish.com/
Show: 9PM
$15 adv, $20 at the door

Sat, 7/21/2012
Charlie Musselwhite **WIN TICKETS 10PM show**
Yoshi's Oakland, Oakland, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/oakland/calendar
Show: 8PM & 10PM
$25

Sat, 7/21/2012
CHARO**CANCELED DUE TO ILLNESS**
Yoshi's SF , San Francisco, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/sanfrancisco/calendar
Show: 8PM & 10PM

Sat, 7/21/2012
TOO SHORT with Live Band **WIN TICKETS**
Yoshi's SF Lounge, San Francisco, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/sanfrancisco/calendar
Show: 10PM
$30

Sun, 7/22/2012
Yonat & Her Muse
Disco Volante, Oakland, CA
http://discovolanteoakland.com/sites/default/files/imagecache/Standard/events/yonat%20strum.jpg
Show: 7PM
FREE

Sun, 7/22/2012
BASK Music Festival featuring Wooster, Albino!, Smithfield Bargain,Quinn DeVeaux and The Blue Beat Review, Deep Chatham, Black Flamingo, Rovetti & Meatballs, Aaron Glass and Friends, Sit Kitty Sit, Mama D and the Dirty Suns, Steve Pile Band, The Mowgli'
Hilton Park Campground, Forestville, Ca
http://baskmusic.com/
$50 - $600, "USE PROMO CODE BISSBASK to get $25 off"

Sun, 7/22/2012
The E Family
Stern Grove, San Francisco, CA
http://www.sterngrove.org/home/celebrate75/calendar2012
Show: 2PM
Free event

Sun, 7/22/2012
Leo Kottke
Yoshi's Oakland, Oakland, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/oakland/calendar
Show: 7PM
$35

Mon, 7/23/2012
Before You Fall, The Light Iris, Truly Terrifying, The Sun Sets Here, For A Better Kind  **WIN TICKETS**
BRICK AND MORTAR MUSIC HALL, San Francisco, CA
brickandmortarmusic.com
Show: 9PM
$5 adv, $8 at the door

Mon, 7/23/2012
THE Mike Olmos presents: Bay Area Jazz Jam
Players and music lovers welcome!
the Union Room (Upstairs from Biscuits and Blues) , San Francisco, CA
Show: 7PM
$5 (free before 8pm)

Mon, 7/23/2012
Leo Kottke **WIN TICKETS**
Yoshi's Oakland, Oakland, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/oakland/calendar
Show: 8PM
$35

Tues, 7/24/2012
Donna Jean Godchaux Band with Mark Karan plus special guest, Mookie Siegel **WIN TICKETS**
BRICK AND MORTAR MUSIC HALL, San Francisco, CA
brickandmortarmusic.com
Show: 9PM
$10 adv, $13 at the door

Tues, 7/24/2012
Boca Do Rio
Elbo Room, San Francisco, CA
http://www.elbo.com/Calendar.php
Show: 10PM
$7

Tues, 7/24/2012
The Machiavelvets **WIN TICKETS**
Sweetwater Music Hall, Mill Valley, CA
http://sweetwatermusichall.inticketing.com/events
Show: 8PM
$10

Wed, 7/25/2012
Spoek Mathambo **WIN TICKETS**
BRICK AND MORTAR MUSIC HALL, San Francisco, CA
brickandmortarmusic.com
Show: 9PM
$10 adv, $13 at the door

Wed, 7/25/2012
Donna Jean Godchaux Band **WIN TICKETS**
Sweetwater Music Hall, Mill Valley, CA
http://sweetwatermusichall.inticketing.com/events
Show: 8PM
$15

Thur, 7/26/2012
Stu Allen & Mars Hotel **WIN TICKETS**
Ashkenaz, Berkeley, CA
http://www.ashkenaz.com/2011/calendar.html
Show: 9PM
$10

Thurs, 7/26/2012
**BAY GOT SOUL** feat. MIDTOWN SOCIAL and MISS HIX & THE SUPERTHICKS  **WIN TICKETS**
Boom Boom Room, San Francisco, CA
http://boomboomtickets.com/evlist.php
Show: 10PM
$5

Thurs, 7/26/2012
Afrolicious With DJs/Hosts: Pleasuremaker & Senor Oz **WIN TICKETS**
Elbo Room, San Francisco, CA
http://www.elbo.com/Calendar.php
Show: 10PM
$5

Thurs, 7/26/2012
Rattlebox **WIN TICKETS**
Sweetwater Music Hall, Mill Valley, CA
http://sweetwatermusichall.inticketing.com/events
Show: 8PM
$10

Thurs, 7/26/2012
The Grandmothers of Invention featuring legendary members of Frank Zappa's Mothers of Invention **WIN TICKETS**
Yoshi's Oakland, Oakland, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/oakland/calendar
Show: 8PM
$22 advance / $25 day-of-show

Thurs, 7/26/2012
JOHN PIZZARELLI QUARTET **WIN TICKETS 10PM show**
Yoshi's SF , San Francisco, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/sanfrancisco/calendar
Show: 8PM & 10PM
8pm $24, 10pm $20

Fri, 7/27/2012
The Memorials Plus Special Guests **WIN TICKETS**
BRICK AND MORTAR MUSIC HALL, San Francisco, CA
brickandmortarmusic.com
Show: 9PM
$10 adv, $15 at the door

Fri, 7/27/2012
COELHO & RIDNELL, CHILLAQUILES, DJ Senor Oz
Cafe du Nord, San Francisco, CA
http://www.cafedunord.com/?temp=calendar
Show: 9PM
$12

Fri, 7/27/2012
The Malone Brothers (Dave Malone of The Radiators & Tommy Malone of the subdudes) **WIN TICKETS**
Great American Music Hall, San Francisco, CA
http://www.gamh.com/calendar/
Show: 8PM
$21 adv., $25 at the door

Fri, 7/27/2012
Lumanation **WIN TICKETS**
Sweetwater Music Hall, Mill Valley, CA
http://sweetwatermusichall.inticketing.com/events
Show: 8PM
$10

Fri, 7/27/2012
Ziggy Marley
Uptown Theatre, Napa, CA
http://theatrenapa.com/?gclid=CIPlkM7P3a8CFSsHRQodJTxBCQ
Show: 8PM
$86 - $117

Sat, 7/28/2012
Moonalice **WIN TICKETS**
Ashkenaz, Berkeley, CA
http://www.ashkenaz.com/2011/calendar.html
Show: 9PM

Sat, 7/28/2012
SISTER SPARROW & THE DIRTY BIRDS **WIN TICKETS**
Boom Boom Room, San Francisco, CA
http://boomboomtickets.com/evlist.php
Show: 10PM
$12

Sat, 7/28/2012
Planet Booty, Hottub DJ's **WIN TICKETS**
BRICK AND MORTAR MUSIC HALL, San Francisco, CA
brickandmortarmusic.com
Show: 9PM
$7 adv, $10 at the door

Sat, 7/28/2012
Hamsa Lila With: Fanna-Fi-Allah Sufi Qawwali Party                                                                            
 **WIN TICKETS**
Great American Music Hall, San Francisco, CA
http://www.gamh.com/calendar/
Show: 8PM
$20

Sat, 7/28/2012
DRMS (album release party), The Shotgun Wedding Quintet, Quinn DeVeaux Trio
Rickshaw Stop, San Francisco, CA
http://www.rickshawstop.com/
Show: 8PM
$12

Sat, 7/28/2012
Fiona Apple, Blake Mills
The Fox Theater, Oakland, CA
http://www.thefoxoakland.com/calendar.php
Show: 8PM
**Sold Out**

Sat, 7/28/2012
Steel Pulse
The Independent, San Francisco, CA
http://www.theindependentsf.com/
Show: 9PM
$35

Sun, 7/29/2012
The Psychic Paramount, PHIL MANLEY (Trans Am)
 **WIN TICKETS**
BRICK AND MORTAR MUSIC HALL, San Francisco, CA
brickandmortarmusic.com
Show: 8PM
$9 adv, $12 at the door

Sun, 7/29/2012
San Francisco Ballet, Helgi Tomasson, Artistic Director
Stern Grove, San Francisco, CA
http://www.sterngrove.org/home/celebrate75/calendar2012
Show: 2PM
Free event

Mon, 7/30/2012
Acoustic Hot Tuna
Sweetwater Music Hall, Mill Valley, CA
http://sweetwatermusichall.inticketing.com/events
Show: 8PM
**Sold Out**

Mon, 7/30/2012
THE Mike Olmos presents: Bay Area Jazz Jam
Players and music lovers welcome!
the Union Room (Upstairs from Biscuits and Blues) , San Francisco, CA
Show: 7PM
$5 (free before 8pm)

Tues, 7/31/2012
Kissing Party, Bam! Bam!, Party Owl **WIN TICKETS**
BRICK AND MORTAR MUSIC HALL, San Francisco, CA
brickandmortarmusic.com
Show: 9PM
$5 adv, $7 at the door

Tues, 7/31/2012
Acoustic Hot Tuna
Sweetwater Music Hall, Mill Valley, CA
http://sweetwatermusichall.inticketing.com/events
Show: 8PM
**Sold Out**

Tues, 7/31/2012
Sinead O'Connor
The Fox Theater, Oakland, CA
http://www.thefoxoakland.com/calendar.php
Show: 8PM
$45 - $65

Thurs, 8/2/2012
Afrolicious With DJs/Hosts: Pleasuremaker & Senor Oz **WIN TICKETS**
Elbo Room, San Francisco, CA
http://www.elbo.com/Calendar.php
Show: 10PM
$5

Fri, 8/3/2012
The GAIA Festival featuring Michael Franti and Spearhead, Yonder Mountain String Band, Sierra Leone's Refugee All Stars, Hot Buttered Rum, Dumpstaphunk, Pimps of Joytime, Baka Beyond, SambaDa, David Lindley, Afromassave, Fanna-Fi-Allah Sufi Qawwali Ensemble
Black Oak Ranch, Laytonville, CA
http://www.thegaiafestival.com/
Show: All Day
$155 for 3 day tickets, vehicles are extra

Fri, 8/3/2012
Brazilian Music Festival, Brener Monducci, Tambores do Brazil, Sotaque Baiano, Tony Santos **WIN TICKETS**
BRICK AND MORTAR MUSIC HALL, San Francisco, CA
brickandmortarmusic.com
Show: 9PM
$15 adv, $20 at the door

Fri, 8/3/2012
Woods / Peaking Lights (co-headline)
  **WIN TICKETS**
Great American Music Hall, San Francisco, CA
http://www.gamh.com/calendar/
Show: 8PM
$30

Fri, 8/3/2012
Iron Maiden - Maiden England **WIN TICKETS**
Shoreline Amphitheatre, Mountain View, CA
http://www.livenation.com/Shoreline-Amphitheatre-tickets-Mountain-View/venue/229414
Show: 7PM
$26 - $95.50

Fri, 8/3/2012
El Radio Fantastique **WIN TICKETS**
Sweetwater Music Hall, Mill Valley, CA
http://sweetwatermusichall.inticketing.com/events
Show: 8PM
$15

Fri, 8/3/2012
Soul Asylum **WIN TICKETS**
The Independent, San Francisco, CA
http://www.theindependentsf.com/
Show: 9PM
$20

Sat, 8/4/2012
The GAIA Festival featuring Michael Franti and Spearhead, Yonder Mountain String Band, Sierra Leone's Refugee All Stars, Hot Buttered Rum, Dumpstaphunk, Pimps of Joytime, Baka Beyond, SambaDa, David Lindley, Afromassave, Fanna-Fi-Allah Sufi Qawwali Ensemble
Black Oak Ranch, Laytonville, CA
http://www.thegaiafestival.com/
Show: All Day
$155 for 3 day tickets, vehicles are extra

Sat, 8/4/2012
**VINYL** w/ DJ K-OS **WIN TICKETS**
Boom Boom Room, San Francisco, CA
http://boomboomtickets.com/evlist.php
Show: 10PM
$12

Sat, 8/4/2012
Extra Action Marching Band, Itchy-O Marching Band **WIN TICKETS**
BRICK AND MORTAR MUSIC HALL, San Francisco, CA
brickandmortarmusic.com
Show: 9PM
$15 adv, $20 at the door

Sat, 8/4/2012
Aerosmith, Cheap Trick
Oracle Arena, Oakland, CA
http://www.coliseum.com/
Show: 8PM

Sat, 8/4/2012
The Unauthorized Rolling Stones **WIN TICKETS**
Sweetwater Music Hall, Mill Valley, CA
http://sweetwatermusichall.inticketing.com/events
Show: 8PM
$15

Sat, 8/4/2012
The David Grisman Bluegrass Experience
The Independent, San Francisco, CA
http://www.theindependentsf.com/
Show: 9PM

Sat, 8/4/2012
Dumpstaphunk, Zigaboo Modeliste
 **WIN TICKETS**
The New Parish, Oakland, CA
http://www.thenewparish.com/
Show: 9PM
$20 adv, $25 at the door

Sun, 8/5/2012
The GAIA Festival featuring Michael Franti and Spearhead, Yonder Mountain String Band, Sierra Leone's Refugee All Stars, Hot Buttered Rum, Dumpstaphunk, Pimps of Joytime, Baka Beyond, SambaDa, David Lindley, Afromassave, Fanna-Fi-Allah Sufi Qawwali Ensemble
Black Oak Ranch, Laytonville, CA
http://www.thegaiafestival.com/
Show: All Day
$155 for 3 day tickets, vehicles are extra

Sun, 8/5/2012
Lynn Drury, Gal Holiday and the Honky Tonk Revue **WIN TICKETS**
BRICK AND MORTAR MUSIC HALL, San Francisco, CA
brickandmortarmusic.com
Show: 8PM
$5 adv, $8 at the door

Sun, 8/5/2012
Stu Allen & Mars Hotel, Melvin Seals & JGB, Peter Rowan
Jerry Garcia Amphitheater (McLaren Park), San Francisco, CA
http://www.sfgov.org/404.aspx
Show: 4PM

Sun, 8/5/2012
Ozomatli, SMOD
Stern Grove, San Francisco, CA
http://www.sterngrove.org/home/celebrate75/calendar2012
Show: 2PM
Free event

Sun, 8/5/2012
Sierra Leone's Refugee All Stars, Black Nature Band **WIN TICKETS**
The Independent, San Francisco, CA
http://www.theindependentsf.com/
Show: 9PM
$20

Mon, 8/6/2012
Cool Ghouls, Brother Pacific, Black Cobra Vipers, Dj Al Lover **WIN TICKETS**
BRICK AND MORTAR MUSIC HALL, San Francisco, CA
brickandmortarmusic.com
Show: 9PM
$4 adv, $7 at the door

Tues, 8/7/2012
Foxygen
BRICK AND MORTAR MUSIC HALL, San Francisco, CA
brickandmortarmusic.com
Show: 9PM
This Is A Free Event

Tues, 8/7/2012
Langhorne Slim & The Law, Jessica Lea Mayfield, Benyaro  **WIN TICKETS**
The Independent, San Francisco, CA
http://www.theindependentsf.com/
Show: 9PM
$16 ADV - $18 DOOR

Wed, 8/8/2012
Fox & Woman, The Thoughts (Seattle, WA), Split Screens **WIN TICKETS**
BRICK AND MORTAR MUSIC HALL, San Francisco, CA
brickandmortarmusic.com
Show: 9PM
$7 adv, $10 at the door

Wed, 8/8/2012
New Riders of the Purple Sage **WIN TICKETS**
Sweetwater Music Hall, Mill Valley, CA
http://sweetwatermusichall.inticketing.com/events
Show: 8PM
$25

Thurs, 8/9/2012
The Lee Boys **WIN TICKETS**
BRICK AND MORTAR MUSIC HALL, San Francisco, CA
brickandmortarmusic.com
Show: 9PM
$7 adv, $10 at the door

Thurs, 8/9/2012
Afrolicious With DJs/Hosts: Pleasuremaker & Senor Oz **WIN TICKETS**
Elbo Room, San Francisco, CA
http://www.elbo.com/Calendar.php
Show: 10PM
$5

Thurs, 8/9/2012
Great American Taxi featuring Vince Herman of Leftover Salmon +
      special guest Mark Karen (special Jerry Garcia Tribute Joint Set!)
      / plus Huckle **WIN TICKETS**
Slim's, San Francisco, CA
http://www.slims-sf.com/
Show: 9PM
$16

Thurs, 8/9/2012
Eric McFadden and Clowns in Orbit **WIN TICKETS**
Sweetwater Music Hall, Mill Valley, CA
http://sweetwatermusichall.inticketing.com/events
Show: 8PM
$10

Thurs, 8/9/2012
God Street Wine
TRI Studios, San Rafael, CA
http://www.tristudios.com/upcoming?date=2012-08

Fri, 8/10/2012
White Denim, Futurebirds **WIN TICKETS**
BRICK AND MORTAR MUSIC HALL, San Francisco, CA
brickandmortarmusic.com
Show: 9PM
$15

Fri, 8/10/2012
Outside Lands Festival featuring Metallica, Stevie Wonder, Neil Young & Crazy Horse, Jack White, Foo Fighters, Beck, Skrillex, Sigur Ros, Justice, Norah Jones, Dispatch, The Kills, Regina Spektor, Passion Pit, Andrew Bird, Big Boi, Bloc Party, Explosions
Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, CA
http://www.sfoutsidelands.com/
Show: All Day

Fri, 8/10/2012
God Street Wine **WIN TICKETS**
Sweetwater Music Hall, Mill Valley, CA
http://sweetwatermusichall.inticketing.com/events
Show: 9PM
$27

Sat, 8/11/2012
Electric Guest, Midi Matilda **WIN TICKETS**
BRICK AND MORTAR MUSIC HALL, San Francisco, CA
brickandmortarmusic.com
Show: 9PM
$15

Sat, 8/11/2012
Outside Lands Festival featuring Metallica, Stevie Wonder, Neil Young & Crazy Horse, Jack White, Foo Fighters, Beck, Skrillex, Sigur Ros, Justice, Norah Jones, Dispatch, The Kills, Regina Spektor, Passion Pit, Andrew Bird, Big Boi, Bloc Party, Explosions
Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, CA
http://www.sfoutsidelands.com/
Show: All Day

Sat, 8/11/2012
The Red Eye Review (formerly Heavy Petting Zoo) / Mr. Chin's Hot Sauce / Sunny Gunn;s Firestorm / Jim bruno **WIN TICKETS**
Slim's, San Francisco, CA
http://www.slims-sf.com/
Show: 9PM
$10

Sat, 8/11/2012
God Street Wine **WIN TICKETS**
Sweetwater Music Hall, Mill Valley, CA
http://sweetwatermusichall.inticketing.com/events
Show: 9PM
$27

Sun, 8/12/2012
Outside Lands Festival featuring Metallica, Stevie Wonder, Neil Young & Crazy Horse, Jack White, Foo Fighters, Beck, Skrillex, Sigur Ros, Justice, Norah Jones, Dispatch, The Kills, Regina Spektor, Passion Pit, Andrew Bird, Big Boi, Bloc Party, Explosions
Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, CA
http://www.sfoutsidelands.com/
Show: All Day

Sun, 8/12/2012
Al Jarreau and The George Duke Trio, Mara Hruby
Stern Grove, San Francisco, CA
http://www.sterngrove.org/home/celebrate75/calendar2012
Show: 2PM
Free event

Tues, 8/14/2012
Red Hot Chili Peppers
Oracle Arena, Oakland, CA
http://www.coliseum.com/
Show: 8PM
$39.50 - $59.50

Wed, 8/15/2012
Red Hot Chili Peppers
Oracle Arena, Oakland, CA
http://www.coliseum.com/
Show: 8PM
$39.50 - $59.50

Wed, 8/15/2012
THE TOUR 2012: KISS AND MOTLEY CRUE
Shoreline Amphitheatre, Mountain View, CA
http://www.livenation.com/Shoreline-Amphitheatre-tickets-Mountain-View/venue/229414
Show: 8PM

Wed, 8/15/2012
Wednesday Night Live with Mark Karan and Special Guests **WIN TICKETS**
Sweetwater Music Hall, Mill Valley, CA
http://sweetwatermusichall.inticketing.com/events
Show: 8PM
$10

Thurs, 8/16/2012
Alexz Johnson **WIN TICKETS**
BRICK AND MORTAR MUSIC HALL, San Francisco, CA
brickandmortarmusic.com
Show: 9PM
$15 adv, $30 at the door

Thurs, 8/16/2012
Afrolicious With DJs/Hosts: Pleasuremaker & Senor Oz **WIN TICKETS**
Elbo Room, San Francisco, CA
http://www.elbo.com/Calendar.php
Show: 10PM
$5

Thurs, 8/16/2012
Two Nights! Dr. John and the Lower 911 Featuring Jon Cleary **WIN TICKETS**
The Independent, San Francisco, CA
http://www.theindependentsf.com/
Show: 9PM

Fri, 8/17/2012
Phish
Bill Graham civic auditorium, San Francisco, CA
http://www.apeconcerts.com/venue_bgc.cfm
**Sold Out**

Fri, 8/17/2012
B-Side Players, La Misa Negra
Elbo Room, San Francisco, CA
http://www.elbo.com/Calendar.php
Show: 10PM
$15

Fri, 8/17/2012
PARTICLE , CON BRIO
Mezzanine, San Francisco, CA
http://www.mezzaninesf.com/calendar.asp
Show: 9PM
$15

Fri, 8/17/2012
iHome Presents IDENTITY FESTIVAL 2012 - must be 16+ to attend
Shoreline Amphitheatre, Mountain View, CA
http://www.livenation.com/Shoreline-Amphitheatre-tickets-Mountain-View/venue/229414
Show: 2PM
$40

Fri, 8/17/2012
Vinyl **WIN TICKETS**
Sweetwater Music Hall, Mill Valley, CA
http://sweetwatermusichall.inticketing.com/events
Show: 9PM
$20

Fri, 8/17/2012
Two Nights! Dr. John and the Lower 911 Featuring Jon Cleary
The Independent, San Francisco, CA
http://www.theindependentsf.com/
Show: 9PM

Sat, 8/18/2012
Phish
Bill Graham civic auditorium, San Francisco, CA
http://www.apeconcerts.com/venue_bgc.cfm
**Sold Out**

Sat, 8/18/2012
ESL Showcase w/ Rob Garza (Thievery Corporation) + Afrolicious DJs
Mighty, San Francisco, CA
http://mighty119.com/
Show: 9PM
adv $10

Sun, 8/19/2012
Phish
Bill Graham civic auditorium, San Francisco, CA
http://www.apeconcerts.com/venue_bgc.cfm
**Sold Out**

Sun, 8/19/2012
San Francisco Opera
Stern Grove, San Francisco, CA
http://www.sterngrove.org/home/celebrate75/calendar2012
Show: 2PM
Free event