BISS LIST PICKS for SF BAY AREA

BISS 12.19.13 - JGB / NAT KEEFE / BAD JELLYFISH / ERIC MCFADDEN / HAPPY HOLIDAYS!

Happy Holidays dear BISS Listers!!! All a BISS Lister wants for Christmas is to end the year with EPIC shows. Well, put your seat belts on Listers....cause the reindeer are ready to get down!

Tonight, Thursday, get in the Christmas spirit with MELVIN SEALS & JGB with a "Very Jerry Christmas" at The New Parish. (*Congrats to Sean S & Nancy Z!)

If you feel like staying in the city cause you were shopping late, then head to the Indy for the Nat Keefe Carnival, always an annual good time (*Congrats to Nick G & Cody G )!   Or get your funky mistletoe on with AFROLICIOUS at the Elbo Room (*WIN)!

Friday is a night of stellar music all around town...The Return of BAD JELLYFISH is here with DJ LOGIC, TONY LINDSAY, JAY LANE, WILL BERNARD, SERGIO RIOS & VICTOR LITTLE at The Boom Boom Room (*WIN)! They will be going LATE LATE night leaving you plenty of time to hit a holiday party and another show... or two!

Long time BISS fave, Mr ERIC MCFADDEN will be shredding it to confetti at his Holiday Bash at Bottom of the Hill (*WIN) on Friday, Dec 20th with Jon Weiss (Jello Biafra) & Larry Boothroyd (Victim's Family)!! PLUS ROCK n ROLL HALL OF FAME ARTIST (and general bad-ass), RON DONOVAN, will be exhibiting his artwork. A LUCKY FAN will get to take home a signed-Ron Donovan piece of their choice!! Show also features Pleasure Kills & Campbell Apartment, plus special guests!(*WIN)

Saturday, along with MORE holiday parties, it's night two of LOS LOBOS, this time with ZIGABOO MODELISTE opening! We love you ZIG! Plus the The MOTHER HIPS are back at The Great American for a second night and THE FUNK REVIVAL ORCHESTRA takes you LATE NIGHT at The Boom Boom Room (*Congrats to Traci L!)

Sunday, if you're not hunkering down to get ready to celebrate XMAS or Lexy's Birthday, (Happy Birthday Lex!!), you can check out the talented stylings of the cyphers as they take the mic at BBR with another FREE Sunday with Kevvy Kev and Return of the Cypher! Or you can make your Sunday dubby with DJ Sep at Dub Mission (*WIN)

We here at BISS want to wish you and yours a very very Merry Christmas!!

....tis the season to be BISSful!

Have you made your NEW YEARS EVE plans yet? BISS has recommendations and **FREE TICKETS**! To enter to win any of these shows, spread the word about the show you want to win on Facebook, Twitter, MySpace, your Blog, Ning, LinkedIn, the bathroom wall at work, and/or anywhere else you can think of! Then email us to let us know when, where, and how many times you shared. Winners will be picked week of New Years!

12/31 - Sea of Dreams @ Bill Graham Civic!! Thievery Corporation, Little Dragon, A-Trak, Dillon Francis, Emancipator, LowRIDERz, Minnesota, Rob Garza, Dirtybird Records artists J. Phlip, Worthy and Christian Martin and Thriftworks headline Sea of Dreams NYE 2014: VibrantSea. 

 
12/31 - California Honeydrops @ Yoshi's with DJ Harry Duncan - TWO SHOWS!! 8pm still available! 10:30and all night tickets are already sold out so get on it for that 8pm show!!

12/31 & 12/28 - Stu Allen & Mars Hotel @ Brick & Mortar. Complimentary champagne toast atmidnight on NYE!

 
12/31 - Petty Theft @ Mill Valley Community Center - Join Murphy Productions and Famous 4 in association with Mill Valley Recreation for a NEW YEARS EVE party with the ultimate tribute to Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers, Petty Theft plus Fleetwood Mask opens!

SAVE THE DATE!!!
BISS PRESENTS IS PLEASED TO ANNOUNCE!!
GUITARFISH MUSIC FESTIVAL 2014!!
AUGUST 1, 2, 3!!!

BISS CALENDAR 
Thurs, 12/19/2013
CAUGHT A GHOST+ *THE COFFIS BROTHERS & THE MOUNTAIN MEN* **WIN TICKETS**
Boom Boom Room, San Francisco, CA
http://www.boomboomtickets.com/events
Show: 915PM
$8

Thurs, 12/19/2013
MIDNIGHT NASTIES, Working From Home **WIN TICKETS**
Brick & Mortar, San Francisco, CA
http://www.brickandmortarmusic.com/
Show: 9PM
$5 adv - $7 dos

Thurs, 12/19/2013
Black Christmas with Afrofunk Experience and The Broun Fellinis!
Cafe Du Nord , San Francisco, CA
http://www.cafedunord.com/calendar
Show: 830PM
$8.00 - $10.00

Thurs, 12/19/2013
Afroliciouswith DJs/ Hosts Pleasuremaker & Senor Oz Plus resident percussionists and special guest DJ Juan Data (Stronghold Sound) **WIN TICKETS**
Elbo Room, San Francisco, CA
http://www.elbo.com/Calendar.php
Show: 930PM
Tickets $5 b4 10:30
$8 after

Thurs, 12/19/2013
Dedicated Maniacs 
Giordano Brothers, San Francisco, CA
http://www.thededicatedmaniacs.com/live/ 
Show: 8PM
FREE

Thurs, 12/19/2013
MELVIN SEALS AND JGB, Pat Nevins
New Parish, Oakland, CA
http://www.thenewparish.com/
Show: 8PM
$20-$25

Thurs, 12/19/2013
Bayonics, Native Elements, Da Mainland, DJ Mr. Lucky 
Slim's, San Francisco, CA
http://www.slimspresents.com/
Show: 9PM
$14

Thurs, 12/19/2013
House of Blues 20th Anniversary Presents Third Eye Blind 
The Fillmore , San Francisco, CA
http://thefillmore.com/calendar/
Show: 8PM
$39.50

Thurs, 12/19/2013
Nat Keefe Concert Carnival Featuring:, Tim Carbone (Railroad Earth, the Contribution), DJ shOOey, Tim Flannery (Lunatic Fringe, SF Giants), the T Sisters, Melody Walker & Jacob Groopman (Front Country), Matt Sharkey, the Coeds, members of Hot Buttered Rum **WIN TICKETS**
The Independent, San Francisco, CA
http://www.theindependentsf.com/
Show: 8PM
$20 GA - $35 RESERVED

Thurs, 12/19/2013
Tony! Toni! Tone! **WIN TICKETS** 10PM
Yoshi's Oakland, Oakland, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/oakland/calendar?y=2013&m=12
Show: 8PM & 10PM
8pm & 10pm $34

Fri, 12/20/2013
Chrome Johnson! Featuring Ryan Scott (Monophonics on Trumpet)
19 Broadway, Fairfax, CA
http://www.19broadway.com/contact/calendar/
Show: 9PM
$10

Fri, 12/20/2013
BAD JELLYFISH*DjLogic-SergioRios-JayLane-WillBernard-VictorLittle,TONY LINDSAY, MIC BLAKE, CB Special Guests:THE HIGH BEAMZ **WIN TICKETS**
Boom Boom Room, San Francisco, CA
http://www.boomboomtickets.com/events
Show: 930PM
$20

Fri, 12/20/2013
Eric McFadden & Friends , The Pleasure Kills, The Campbell Apartment **WIN TICKETS**
Bottom of the Hill, San Francisco, CA
http://www.bottomofthehill.com/calendar.html#sthash.fAFq1W2K.dpbs
Show: 930PM
$10 in advance / $12 at the door

Fri, 12/20/2013
Tribute to Duane Allman.FREESTONE PEACHES, Pat Nevins **WIN TICKETS**
Brick & Mortar, San Francisco, CA
http://www.brickandmortarmusic.com/ 
Show: 9PM
$7adv-$10dos

Fri, 12/20/2013
The Mother Hips w/The Donkeys 
Great American Music Hall, San Francisco, CA
http://www.slimspresents.com/calendar/
Show: 9PM
$23

Fri, 12/20/2013
AN EVENING w/ JGB FEAT. MELVIN SEALS **WIN TICKETS**
Hopmonk Sebastapol, Sebastapol, CA
http://www.hopmonk.com/sebastopol/music-and-events/
Show: 930PM
$25

Fri, 12/20/2013
Holiday Party NON STOP BHANGRA, BAYONICS, THE SHOTGUN WEDDING QUINTET **WIN TICKETS**
New Parish, Oakland, CA
http://www.thenewparish.com/
Show: 9PM
$12 adv - $15 dos

Fri, 12/20/2013
Lucent Dossier Experience with special guests Cello Joe, ShovelMan, and special guest DJ 
Regency Ballroom, San Francisco, CA
http://www.theregencyballroom.com/
Show: 9PM
Price: $22.50
Door Price: $25.00

Fri, 12/20/2013
Jordan & the RituaL, Fenton Coolfoot & the Right Time, (Rondre. opens) Studio 352 Holiday Show! Going Late 4am +
Studio 352 (Clement & 5th), San Francisco, CA
https://www.facebook.com/events/558436760909352/?ref=22&source=1
Show: 9PM
$10 donation 
BYOB (we can't sell alcohol)

Fri, 12/20/2013
Los Lobos with La Santa Cecilia 
The Fillmore , San Francisco, CA
http://thefillmore.com/calendar/
Show: 9PM
$42.50

Fri, 12/20/2013
Tony! Toni! Tone!
Yoshi's Oakland, Oakland, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/oakland/calendar?y=2013&m=12
Show: 8PM & 10PM
8pm & 10pm $37

Sat, 12/21/2013
*FUNK REVIVAL ORCHESTRA* (plus: *SWOOP UNIT*, *DJ K-OS*) **WIN TICKETS**
Boom Boom Room, San Francisco, CA
http://www.boomboomtickets.com/events 
Show: 930PM
$10

Sat, 12/21/2013
HEFFRON DRIVE FEATURING KENDALL SCHMIDT Plus Special Guests **WIN TICKETS**
Brick & Mortar, San Francisco, CA
http://www.brickandmortarmusic.com/
Show: 6PM
$25 GA - $125 Meet & Greet

Sat, 12/21/2013
13th Annual Cougnut Memorial Holiday Party: RAPPIN' 4-TAY, RBL POSSE, CELLSKI Plus Special Guests, Hosted by: Equipto**WIN TICKETS**
Brick & Mortar, San Francisco, CA
http://www.brickandmortarmusic.com/
Show: 1030PM
$8.00 - $10.00

Sat, 12/21/2013
An evening with The Mother Hips 
Great American Music Hall, San Francisco, CA
http://www.slimspresents.com/calendar/
Show: 9PM
$23

Sat, 12/21/2013
SISTER CAROL *reggae | roots | dancehall) + DJ JACQUES (WBLK DANCEHALL MASSIVE) **WIN TICKETS**
Hopmonk Novato, Novato, CA
http://www.hopmonk.com/novato/music-and-events/
Show: 930PM
ADV $15 DOS $20

Sat, 12/21/2013
THE AGGROLITES ("Dirty Reggae," fusion of reggae, soul, grit & determination), Skandalism **WIN TICKETS**
New Parish, Oakland, CA
http://www.thenewparish.com/
Show: 9PM
$15 adv - $18 dos

Sat, 12/21/2013
Los Lobos with Zigaboo Modeliste and the New Aahkesstra 
The Fillmore , San Francisco, CA
http://thefillmore.com/calendar/
Show: 9PM
$42.50

Sat, 12/21/2013
Tony! Toni! Tone!
Yoshi's Oakland, Oakland, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/oakland/calendar?y=2013&m=12
Show: 730PM & 930PM
7:30pm & 9:30pm $39

Sun, 12/22/2013
Return of the Cypher * Freestyle Hip-Hop * DJ Kevvy Kev * Davu & Bottom Hammer 
Boom Boom Room, San Francisco, CA
http://www.boomboomtickets.com/events
Show: 930PM
FREE

Sun, 12/22/2013
JASMINE NICHOL, 8th Grader **WIN TICKETS**
Brick & Mortar, San Francisco, CA
http://www.brickandmortarmusic.com/ 
Show: 8PM
$15.00 - $25.00

Sun, 12/22/2013
Dub Mission presents the best in dub, roots reggae & dancehall with DJ Sep plus Special Guests, Kush Arora (Surya Dub) and Jimmy Love (Non Stop Bhangra)(Surya Dub) **WIN TICKETS**
Elbo Room, San Francisco, CA
http://www.elbo.com/Calendar.php
Show: 9PM
Tickets Free b4 930
$6 after

Sun, 12/22/2013
Gene Taylor Blues Band featuring DAVE ALVIN with Buck Nickels & Loose Change **WIN TICKETS**
Sweetwater Music Hall, Mill Valley, CA
http://www.sweetwatermusichall.com/calendar?month=2013-12
Show: 8PM
$22

Sun, 12/22/2013
Tony! Toni! Tone!
Yoshi's Oakland, Oakland, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/oakland/calendar?y=2013&m=12
Show: 7PM & 9PM
7pm & 9pm $34

Mon, 12/23/2013
BREAKAWAY PATRIOT, Musical Charis **WIN TICKETS**
Brick & Mortar, San Francisco, CA
http://www.brickandmortarmusic.com/
Show: 9PM
$7 adv - $10 dos

Mon, 12/23/2013
Monday Soul Holiday Toy Drive With Special Guest TOO SHORT LIVE! The R.O.D. Project, Nio Tha Gift, DJ Toure, Featuring Resident DJ D-Sharp **WIN TICKETS**
New Parish, Oakland, CA
http://www.thenewparish.com/
Show: 10PM
$20 adv - $25 dos / $30 VIP Reserved Seating

Mon, 12/23/2013
NATASHA MILLER'S Annual Holiday Concert
Yoshi's SF, San Francisco, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/sanfrancisco/livemusic/artist/show/3910
Show: 8PM
$16 adv, $20 door

Tues, 12/24/2013
UNDERGROUND NOMADS: tribute to the life and music of Cheb I Sabbah : DJ AMAR, Full lineup tba 
F8 1192 Folsom St, San Francisco, CA
https://www.facebook.com/events/595024257182309/?ref_dashboard_filter=upcoming
Show: 930PM
$5 Cover on resident nights, Free before 9:30. 2-for-1 before 11.
Drink Specials.

Tues, 12/24/2013
The Brian Setzer Orchestra: Christmas Rocks
The Warfield, San Francisco, CA
http://www.thewarfieldtheatre.com/events/index/10
Show: 8PM
$49.50 - $69.50

Thurs, 12/26/2013
*VICTOR LITTLE's BIG HIT* w/Victor Little, Joe Cohen, Cedricke Dennis, Kevin Wong, John Mader **WIN TICKETS**
Boom Boom Room, San Francisco, CA
http://www.boomboomtickets.com/events 
Show: 930PM
$5

Thurs, 12/26/2013
CALDECOTT, Spooky Flowers **WIN TICKETS**
Brick & Mortar, San Francisco, CA
http://www.brickandmortarmusic.com/
Show: 9PM
$8 adv - $10 dos

Thurs, 12/26/2013
AFROLICIOUS with DJs/Hosts PLEASUREMAKER & SENOR Oz, plus DJ JUAN DATA and resident percussionists (Afro-Tropi/Electric/Samba/Funk- LIVE MUSIC) **WIN TICKETS**
Elbo Room, San Francisco, CA
http://www.elbo.com/Calendar.php
Show: 930PM
Tickets $5 b4 10:30
$8 after

Thurs, 12/26/2013
David Grisman Bluegrass Experience w/ Jim Nunally, Keith Little, Chad Manning & Sam Grisman
Freight & Salvage, San Francisco, CA
http://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/282609
Show: 8PM
$18.50 - $36.50

Thurs, 12/26/2013
Luther Vandross Holiday Tribute Show Feat: Ray McCoy **WIN TICKETS**
Yoshi's Oakland, Oakland, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/oakland/calendar?y=2013&m=12
Show: 8PM
$27

Fri, 12/27/2013
*STEPPIN'* (Fillmore Nasty Funk) Featuring Oscar Myers, Brandon Etzler, Daniel Casares, Max Cowan, Steve Burke Aaron Germaine + DJ K-OS **WIN TICKETS**
Boom Boom Room, San Francisco, CA
http://www.boomboomtickets.com/events
Show: 930PM
$10

Fri, 12/27/2013
DOWN AND OUTLAWS, DIRTY DOWN SHAKE, Psychic Jiu-Jitsu, DJs Derek See & Mario Delia **WIN TICKETS**
Brick & Mortar, San Francisco, CA
http://www.brickandmortarmusic.com/
Show: 9PM
$5 adv - $7 dos

Fri, 12/27/2013
David Grisman Bluegrass Experience w/ Jim Nunally, Keith Little, Chad Manning & Sam Grisman 
Freight & Salvage, Berkeley, CA
http://www.ticketfly.com/purchase/event/282613
Show: 8PM
$18.50 - $36.50

Fri, 12/27/2013
ZONGO JUNCTION (afro-beat from NYC), BIG TREE, DRMS, BRASS MAGIC
Great American Music Hall, San Francisco, CA
http://www.slimspresents.com/venue_detail/gamh/
Show: 830PM
$16

Fri, 12/27/2013
BROTHERS COMATOSE + JED (MEMBERS OF POOR MANS WHISKEY) **WIN TICKETS**
Hopmonk Sebastapol, Sebastapol, CA
http://www.hopmonk.com/sebastopol/music-and-events/ 
Show: 9PM
$20

Fri, 12/27/2013
Cracker & Camper Van Beethoven 
McNear's Mystic, Petauma, CA
http://www.mystictheatre.com/
Show: 830PM
$26

Fri, 12/27/2013
Martha Davis And The Motels, LUCE ( The RED DEVIL is CLOSING 12/31/13 show) 
Red Devil Lounge, San Francisco, CA
http://www.reddevillounge.com/calendar/
Show: 9PM
$25

Fri, 12/27/2013
Infected Mushroom Presents FUNGUSAMONGUS Infected Mushroom with special guest Savant, Blix Cannon
Regency Ballroom, San Francisco, CA
http://www.theregencyballroom.com/events
Show: 9PM
$25.00 - $45.00

Fri, 12/27/2013
Monophonics Annual Soulful Social with Gene Washington and the Ironsides **WIN TICKETS**
Sweetwater Music Hall, Mill Valley, CA
http://www.sweetwatermusichall.com/calendar?month=2013-12
Show: 9PM
$17-$20 (2 Day Pass $30)

Fri, 12/27/2013
Phil Lesh & Friends ft. Anders Osborne, John Kadlecik, Tony Leone & Jeff Chimenti 
Terrapin Crossroads, San Rafael, CA
http://www.terrapincrossroads.net/events/
Show: 730PM
$79

Fri, 12/27/2013
The Devil Makes Three 
The Fillmore , San Francisco, CA
http://thefillmore.com/calendar/
Show: 9PM
$25

Fri, 12/27/2013
Con Funk Shun
Yoshi's Oakland, Oakland, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/oakland/calendar?y=2013&m=12
Show: 8pm & 10pm
$33

Sat, 12/28/2013
** Chris Zanardi & The High Beamz ** plus: *MARK SEXTON BAND*: **WIN TICKETS**
Boom Boom Room, San Francisco, CA
http://www.boomboomtickets.com/events
Show: 930PM
$5

Sat, 12/28/2013
STU ALLEN & MARS HOTEL, Lonesome Locomotive **WIN TICKETS**
Brick & Mortar, San Francisco, CA
http://www.brickandmortarmusic.com/ 
Show: 9PM
$15 adv - $20 dos

Sat, 12/28/2013
Dedicated Maniacs 
Connecticut Yankee, San Francisco, CA
http://www.thededicatedmaniacs.com/live/
Show: 10PM
FREE

Sat, 12/28/2013
Afrolicious Live, w/ Will Magid Trio, Pleasuremaker Live, Zieke McCarter 
Great American Music Hall, San Francisco, CA
http://www.slimspresents.com/calendar/
Show: 9PM
$15

Sat, 12/28/2013
Chuck Prophet **WIN TICKETS**
Hopmonk Sebastapol, Sebastapol, CA
http://www.hopmonk.com/sebastopol/music-and-events/
Show: 9PM
$20

Sat, 12/28/2013
BESO NEGRO **WIN TICKETS**
New Parish, Oakland, CA
http://www.thenewparish.com/
Show: 9PM
$7 adv - $10 dos

Sat, 12/28/2013
Infected Mushroom: Back to the Old School
with special guest Astrix, Dutch
Regency Ballroom, San Francisco, CA
http://www.theregencyballroom.com/events
Show: 9PM
$25.00 - $45.00
Door Price: $35.00

Sat, 12/28/2013
Monophonics Annual Soulful Social w/Dredgetown **WIN TICKETS**
Sweetwater Music Hall, Mill Valley, CA
http://www.sweetwatermusichall.com/calendar?month=2013-12
Show: 9PM
$17-$20 (2 Day Pass $30)

Sat, 12/28/2013
Phil Lesh & Friends ft. Anders Osborne, John Kadlecik, Tony Leone & Jeff Chimenti 
Terrapin Crossroads, San Rafael, CA
http://www.terrapincrossroads.net/events/
Show: 730PM
$79

Sat, 12/28/2013
SambaDa plus Special Guest **WIN TICKETS**
The Chapel, San Francisco, CA
http://www.thechapelsf.com/calendar/
Show: 9PM
$15 adv / $18 door

Sat, 12/28/2013
The Devil Makes Three 
The Fillmore , San Francisco, CA
http://thefillmore.com/calendar/ 
Show: 9PM
$25

Sat, 12/28/2013
Cracker, Camper Van Beethoven
The Independent, San Francisco, CA
http://www.theindependentsf.com/
Show: 9PM
$25adv-$27dos

Sat, 12/28/2013
Con Funk Shun 
Yoshi's Oakland, Oakland, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/oakland/calendar?y=2013&m=12
Show: 7:30pm & 9:30pm
$35

Sun, 12/29/2013
Return of the Cypher * Freestyle Hip-Hop * DJ Kevvy Kev * Davu & Bottom Hammer * FREE Party! 
Boom Boom Room, San Francisco, CA
http://www.boomboomtickets.com/events
Show: 930PM
FREE

Sun, 12/29/2013
WAX, Dumbfoundead, EOM, Anderson Paak **WIN TICKETS**
Brick & Mortar, San Francisco, CA
http://www.brickandmortarmusic.com/
Show: 9PM
$15 adv - $20 dos

Sun, 12/29/2013
DUB MISSION SOUND SYSTEM featuring MISTA CHATMAN (ChatAttak Productions/WA) on the mic and DJ SEP on the turntables; plus VINNIE ESPARZA (Groove Merchant/Amoeba) (Dub/Reggae/Dancehall- LIVE MUSIC/DJs) **WIN TICKETS**
Elbo Room, San Francisco, CA
http://www.elbo.com/Calendar.php
Show: 9PM
Tickets Free b4 930
$6 after"

Sun, 12/29/2013
AN EVENING w/ZONGO JUNCTION (afro | world | funk from NYC) **WIN TICKETS**
Hopmonk Sebastapol, Sebastapol, CA
http://www.hopmonk.com/sebastopol/music-and-events/
Show: 8PM
$10

Sun, 12/29/2013
Snowglobe music festival Tiesto, Snoop Dogg-Snoop Lion, Zeds Dead, Beats Antique, Gramatik, Claud Von Stroke, Holy Ghost, Kill Paris, Zion I, Cashmere Cat, Polish Ambassador, Luminox, Vokab Kompany, and many many more 
Lake Tahoe Community College , South Lake Tahoe, CA
http://www.snowglobemusicfestival.com/ 
3 Day Pass GA $164, VIP $299

Sun, 12/29/2013
Jason Crosby & Friends feat. Stu Allen, Robin Sylvester,& Jay Lane **WIN TICKETS**
Sweetwater Music Hall, Mill Valley, CA
http://www.sweetwatermusichall.com/calendar?month=2013-12
Show: 830Pm
$14-$17

Sun, 12/29/2013
ANDERS OSBORNE (solo acoustic), American Jubilee opens 
Terrapin Crossroads, San Rafael, CA
http://www.terrapincrossroads.net/events/
Show: 8PM
$25

Sun, 12/29/2013
The Go-Go's 
The Fillmore , San Francisco, CA
http://thefillmore.com/calendar/
Show: 8PM
$45

Sun, 12/29/2013
Con Funk Shun 
Yoshi's Oakland, Oakland, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/oakland/calendar?y=2013&m=12
Show: 7PM
$33

Mon, 12/30/2013
Snowglobe music festival Tiesto, Snoop Dogg-Snoop Lion, Zeds Dead, Beats Antique, Gramatik, Claud Von Stroke, Holy Ghost, Kill Paris, Zion I, Cashmere Cat, Polish Ambassador, Luminox, Vokab Kompany, and many many more 
Lake Tahoe Community College , South Lake Tahoe, CA
http://www.snowglobemusicfestival.com/
3 Day Pass GA $164, VIP $299

Mon, 12/30/2013
TERRAPIN NATION HOUSE PARTY! Phil & Friends (ft. Anders Osborne, John Kadlecik, Tony Leone and Jeff Chimenti) 
Terrapin Crossroads, San Rafael, CA
http://www.terrapincrossroads.net/events/
Show: 6PM
SOLD OUT

Mon, 12/30/2013
2ND SHOW ADDED! Holy Ghost!, Breakdown Valentine, DJ Aaron Axelsen 
The Independent, San Francisco, CA
http://www.theindependentsf.com/
Show: 9PM
$30

Tues, 12/31/2013
Vinyl & Friends, The Bad Jones (formerly Soul Pie)
19 Broadway, Fairfax, CA
http://www.19broadway.com/contact/calendar/
Show: 9PM
$35ADV/$40DOS

Tues, 12/31/2013
Annual New Year's Eve Balkan Bash! Inspector Gadje, Joe Finn & Leslie Bonnett 
Ashkenaz, Berkeley, Ca
http://www.ashkenaz.com/ 
Show: 8PM
$25 (includes champagne toast)

Tues, 12/31/2013
SEA of DREAMS NYE: Thievery Corporation, A-Trak, Dillon Francis, Emancipator, Rob Garza, and Many More...... **WIN TICKETS**
Bill Graham Civic Center, San Francisco, CA
http://www.seaofdreamsnye.com/
Show: 9PM
GA $75-$95 / VIP $150-$170

Tues, 12/31/2013
New Year's Eve @BBR! *Ronkat's KATDELIC (w/Rasa Vitalia)* (plus: WIL BLADES TRIO & DJ Be Smiley) 8pm 'til 3:00am+ MANY SPECIAL GUESTS **WIN TICKETS**
Boom Boom Room, San Francisco, CA
http://www.boomboomtickets.com/events
Show: 9PM
$40

Tues, 12/31/2013
A New Year's Celebration! STU ALLEN & MARS HOTEL, Pat Nevins, Plus Special Guests **WIN TICKETS**
Brick & Mortar, San Francisco, CA
http://www.brickandmortarmusic.com/
Show: 9PM
$30 adv - $35 dos

Tues, 12/31/2013
Melvins / Redd Kross / Frightwig 
Great American Music Hall, San Francisco, CA
http://www.slimspresents.com/calendar/
Show: 9PM
$40

Tues, 12/31/2013
NEW YEARS EVE 2013 W/ NOTORIOUS !!!! ultimate 80s dance party rock show. .+ IPA TOAST + BALOON DROP AND MORE !! **WIN TICKETS**
Hopmonk Novato, Novato, CA
http://www.hopmonk.com/novato/music-and-events/
$30

Tues, 12/31/2013
NYE W/ AFROLICIOUS & DGIIN (afro | world | funk, gypsy jazz | flamenco | folk)..IPA TOAST + BALLON DROP AND MORE !! **WIN TICKETS**
Hopmonk Sebastapol, Sebastapol, CA
http://www.hopmonk.com/sebastopol/music-and-events/
adv $25/ DOS $35

Tues, 12/31/2013
Snowglobe music festival Tiesto, Snoop Dogg-Snoop Lion, Zeds Dead, Beats Antique, Gramatik, Claud Von Stroke, Holy Ghost, Kill Paris, Zion I, Cashmere Cat, Polish Ambassador, Luminox, Vokab Kompany, and many many more 
Lake Tahoe Community College , South Lake Tahoe, CA
http://www.snowglobemusicfestival.com/
3 Day Pass GA $164, VIP $299

Tues, 12/31/2013
Petty Theft, Fleetwood Mask (Proceeds to Benefit Mill Valley Recreation's New Music Program) **WIN TICKETS**
Mill Valley Community Center, Mill Valley, CA
http://www.murphyproductions.com/html/shows.htm
Show: 9PM
$40 ga standing $45 dos
$55 reserved seat at table.

Tues, 12/31/2013

The VERY LAST NIGHT @ The Red Devil Lounge: The Final Countdown: New Year's Eve at the Red Devil Lounge starring Pop Rocks. 
Red Devil Lounge, San Francisco, CA
http://www.reddevillounge.com/calendar/
Show: 9PM
$60

Tues, 12/31/2013
New Years Eve Bash Pete Escovedo Latin Jazz Orchestra 
SFJazz Miner Auditorium, San Francisco, CA
http://www.sfjazz.org/events-calendar
Show: 9PM
$85-$125

Tues, 12/31/2013
The Brothers Comatose, The Sam Chase,, Rainbow Girls 
Slim's, San Francisco, CA
http://www.slimspresents.com/
Show: 9PM
$30

Tues, 12/31/2013
Hot Buttered Rum New Year's Eve Celebration with Vintage Grass 
Sweetwater Music Hall, MIll Valley, CA
http://www.sweetwatermusichall.com/calendar?month=2013-12
Show: 9PM
$47-$102

Tues, 12/31/2013
PHIL LESH & FRIENDS NEW YEARS EVE!! ft. Anders Osborne, John Kadlecik, Tony Leone and Jeff Chimenti 
Terrapin Crossroads, San Rafael, CA
http://www.terrapincrossroads.net/events/
Show: 830PM
SOLD OUT

Tues, 12/31/2013
New Bohemia NYE : w/ Crystal Method, Vau de Vire Society, Syd Gris
Camacho, Melyss, Dulce Vita, Kimba, + DJs: Kinky Bohemia, DISTRIKT, Opulent Temple, Dusty Rhino, Lords of Chill, Big Art, The Jazz Mafia, Live Painting, 3D mapped visuals by Biolumence (OcuCult), Food Trucks 
The Armory, San Francisco, CA
http://newbohemianye.com/
Show: 9PM
$60-$150

Tues, 12/31/2013
The Fresh & Onlys / Vetiver, Sun Araw, Pure Bliss
The Chapel, San Francisco, CA
http://www.thechapelsf.com/calendar/
Show: 9PM
$25 adv / $30 door

Tues, 12/31/2013
Calexico 
The Fillmore , San Francisco, CA
http://thefillmore.com/calendar/
Show: 9PM
$65

Tues, 12/31/2013
Primus & The Chocolate Factory with the Frog Brigade Ensemble 
The FOX, Oakland, CA
http://www.thefoxoakland.com/calendar.php 
Show: 930PM
$49.50- $65

Tues, 12/31/2013
NEW YEAR'S EVE! Holy Ghost! 
The Independent, San Francisco, CA
http://www.theindependentsf.com/
Show: 9PM
$85 ADV - $100 DOOR

Tues, 12/31/2013
New Year's Eve with THE CALIFORNIA HONEYDROPS - 8PM TIX AVAIL; 10:30PM SOLD OUT!!! **WIN TICKETS** 8PM
Yoshi's SF, San Francisco, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/sanfrancisco/calendar?y=2013&m=12
Show: 8PM & 1030PM
8pm $36 GA, $49 VIP, 10:30pm $46 GA, $59 VIP, All Night Dance Pass [gets you in to both shows!] $75 GA, $100 VIP

Wed, 1/1/2014
NEW YEARS DAY HOUSE PARTY! Phil & Friends ft. Anders Osborne, John Kadlecik, Tony Leone and Jeff Chimenti plus special guests 
Terrapin Crossroads, San Rafael, CA
http://www.terrapincrossroads.net/events/
Show: 230PM
$100 (SOLD OUT)

Thurs, 1/2/2014
YOUNG REMEDY, City P, Hosted by: Roach Gigz **WIN TICKETS**
Brick & Mortar, San Francisco, CA
http://www.brickandmortarmusic.com/
Show: 9PM
$10 adv - $15 dos

Thurs, 1/2/2014
Afrolicious with DJs/ Hosts Pleasuremaker & Senor Oz plus resident percussionists and special guests (Afro-Tropi/Electric/Samba/Funk- LIVE MUSIC) **WIN TICKETS**
Elbo Room, San Francisco, CA
http://www.elbo.com/Calendar.php
Show: 930PM
Tickets $5 b4 10:30
$8 after"

Thurs, 1/2/2014
BRIAN McKNIGHT with Full Band (Multi-Award-Winning Singer, Songwriter, & Producer) 
Yoshi's SF, San Francisco, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/sanfrancisco/calendar?y=2014&m=01
Show: 8PM & 10PM
8pm $55, 10pm $50

Fri, 1/3/2014
*NAIVE MELODIES* ( Talking Heads tribute Bash! ) **WIN TICKETS**
Boom Boom Room, San Francisco, CA
http://www.boomboomtickets.com/events
Show: 930PM
$10

Fri, 1/3/2014
THE WARLOCKS, DJ Jodie Artichoke, Visuals by Molly **WIN TICKETS**
Brick & Mortar, San Francisco, CA
http://www.brickandmortarmusic.com/ 
Show: 9PM
$12 adv - $14 dos

Fri, 1/3/2014
ACHILLES WHEEL (jam | psych | rock) + DEADBEATS **WIN TICKETS**
Hopmonk Novato, Novato, CA
http://www.hopmonk.com/novato/music-and-events/
Show: 9PM
$8

Fri, 1/3/2014
PETTY THEFT + THE GRAIN **WIN TICKETS**
Hopmonk Sebastapol, Sebastapol, CA
http://www.hopmonk.com/sebastopol/music-and-events/
Show: 9PM
$15

Fri, 1/3/2014
Imperial Messenger Service w/ David Freiberg performs the music of Quicksilver Messenger Service*WIN TICKETS**
Sweetwater Music Hall, MIll Valley, CA
http://www.sweetwatermusichall.com/calendar?month=2014-01
Show: 9PM
$20-$22

Fri, 1/3/2014
Pharoah Sanders Quartet - legendary jazz saxophonist
Yoshi's Oakland, Oakland, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/oakland/calendar?y=2014&m=01
Show: 8PM & 10PM
8pm $32 & 10pm $26

Fri, 1/3/2014
BRIAN McKNIGHT with Full Band (Multi-Award-Winning Singer, Songwriter, & Producer) 
Yoshi's SF, San Francisco, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/sanfrancisco/calendar?y=2014&m=01
Show: 8PM & 10PM
8pm $65, 10pm $60

Sat, 1/4/2014
SOLGANIX, Aisha Fukushima & Raptivism, Power Struggle, Gordo Cabeza **WIN TICKETS**
Brick & Mortar, San Francisco, CA
http://www.brickandmortarmusic.com/
Show: 9PM
$7 adv - $10 dos

Sun, 1/5/2014
Return of the Cypher * Freestyle Hip-Hop * DJ Kevvy Kev * Davu & Bottom Hammer * FREE Party! 
Boom Boom Room, San Francisco, CA
http://www.boomboomtickets.com/events
Show: 930PM
FREE

Sun, 1/5/2014
C-PLUS, Nick Jame$ **WIN TICKETS**
Brick & Mortar, San Francisco, CA
http://www.brickandmortarmusic.com/
Show: 9PM
$7 adv - $10 dos

Sun, 1/5/2014
DUB MISSION presents the best in dub, roots reggae & dancehall with
DJ SEP, MANEESH the TWISTER and special guest JAH YZER (Jah Warrior Shelter HiFi) (Dub/Reggae/Dancehall- DJs) **WIN TICKETS**
Elbo Room, San Francisco, CA
http://www.elbo.com/Calendar.php
Show: 9PM
FREE before 9:30 pm/$6 after

Sun, 1/5/2014
Pharoah Sanders Quartet - legendary jazz saxophonist
Yoshi's Oakland, Oakland, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/oakland/calendar?y=2014&m=01
Show: 7PM
$32

Sun, 1/5/2014
BRIAN McKNIGHT with Full Band (Multi-Award-Winning Singer, Songwriter, & Producer) 
Yoshi's SF, San Francisco, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/sanfrancisco/calendar?y=2014&m=01
Show: 7PM & 9PM
7pm $55, 9pm $50

Tues, 1/7/2014
Califone, The Luyas 
The Chapel, San Francisco, CA
http://www.thechapelsf.com/calendar/
Show: 8PM
$16

Tues, 1/7/2014
Tower of Power
Yoshi's Oakland, Oakland, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/oakland/calendar?y=2014&m=01
Show: 8PM & 10PM
8pm $42 & 10pm $35

Wed, 1/8/2014
Tower of Power 
Yoshi's Oakland, Oakland, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/oakland/calendar?y=2014&m=01
Show: 8PM & 10PM
8pm $42 & 10pm $39

WEd, 1/8/2014
YOUNG DUBLINERS 
Yoshi's SF, San Francisco, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/sanfrancisco/calendar?y=2014&m=01 
Show: 8PM
8pm $19 adv, $23 door

Thurs, 1/9/2014
Afrolicious With DJs/ Hosts Pleasuremaker & Senor Oz Plus resident percussionists 
and special guests **WIN TICKETS**
Elbo Room, San Francisco, CA
http://www.elbo.com/Calendar.php
Show: 930PM
Tickets $5 b4 10:30
$8 after"

Thurs, 1/9/2014
An evening w/ DUSTBOWL REVIVAL (bluegrass | gospel | jug band) **WIN TICKETS**
Hopmonk Novato, Novato, CA
http://www.hopmonk.com/novato/music-and-events/
Show: 8PM
$10

Thurs, 1/9/2014
ANDY McKEE - imaginative and masterful acoustic guitar virtuoso 
Yoshi's SF, San Francisco, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/sanfrancisco/calendar?y=2014&m=01
Show: 8PM
$31

Fri, 1/10/2014
GRANT GREEN JUNIOR w/ BERNARD PURDIE & EAMONN FLYNN & DANIEL CASARES **WIN TICKETS**
Boom Boom Room, San Francisco, CA
http://www.boomboomtickets.com/events
Show: 930PM
$15

Fri, 1/10/2014
DEATH VALLEY HIGH, Flexx Bronco, Happy Fangs **WIN TICKETS**
Brick & Mortar, San Francisco, CA
http://www.brickandmortarmusic.com/
Show: 9PM
$5 adv - $8 dos

Fri, 1/10/2014
BELLEZA CONNECTION: BRAZILIAN CARNIVAL PARTY Namorados da Lua - CD Release, Lucio K, Special Appearance by Papiba from Sambada, Batala, Capoeira Luanda California **WIN TICKETS**
New Parish, Oakland, CA
http://www.thenewparish.com/
Show: 9PM
$10 adv- $13 dos

Fri, 1/10/2014
Dead Winter Carpenters, American Nomad, Sleeping Giants 
The Independent, San Francisco, CA
http://www.theindependentsf.com/
Show: 9PM
$15

Fri, 1/10/2014
Tower of Power 
Yoshi's Oakland, Oakland, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/oakland/calendar?y=2014&m=01
Show: 8PM & 10PM
8pm & 10pm $45

Sat, 1/11/2014
Wil Blades, Skerik, Jeff Parker, Simon Lott **WIN TICKETS**
Boom Boom Room, San Francisco, CA
http://www.boomboomtickets.com/events 
Show: 930PM
$15

Sat, 1/11/2014
BANG DATA, EL CONJUNTO NUEVA OLA, Deejay Julicio **WIN TICKETS**
Brick & Mortar, San Francisco, CA
http://www.brickandmortarmusic.com/
Show: 9PM
$10 adv - $13 dos

Sat, 1/11/2014
MIDNGHT SUN MASSIVE (roots | rock | reggae) + TBA **WIN TICKETS**
Hopmonk Novato, Novato, CA
http://www.hopmonk.com/novato/music-and-events/
Show: 9PM
$10

Sat, 1/11/2014
KINGSBOROUGH + ROEM & THE REVIVAL AND GIRLS AND BOYS **WIN TICKETS**
Hopmonk Sebastapol, Sebastapol, CA
http://www.hopmonk.com/sebastopol/music-and-events/
Show: 9PM
$10

Sat, 1/11/2014
Grant Green Jr. w/ Bernard Purdie **WIN TICKETS**
Sweetwater Music Hall,
http://www.sweetwatermusichall.com/calendar?month=2014-01
Show: 9PM
$17.00 - $20.00

Sat, 1/11/2014
SUNSETSF PRESENTS Diego's Umbrella, Con Brio, plus special guests!s 
The Independent, San Francisco, CA
http://www.theindependentsf.com/
Show: 9PM
$20 ADV - $25 DOOR

Sat, 1/11/2014
Tower of Power 
Yoshi's Oakland, Oakland, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/oakland/calendar?y=2014&m=01
Show: 730PM & 930PM
7:30pm & 9:30pm $45

Sun, 1/12/2014
Return of the Cypher * Freestyle Hip-Hop * DJ Kevvy Kev * Davu & Bottom Hammer * FREE Party! 
Boom Boom Room, San Francisco, CA
http://www.boomboomtickets.com/events
Show: 930PM
FREE

Sun, 1/12/2014
AMOEBAPALOOZA SF **WIN TICKETS**
Brick & Mortar, San Francisco, CA
http://www.brickandmortarmusic.com/
Show: 9PM
$5

Sun, 1/12/2014
From Chicago: The J. Hanrahan Quartet performing John Coltrane's "A Love Supreme" **WIN TICKETS**
Sweetwater Music Hall, MIll Valley, CA
http://www.sweetwatermusichall.com/calendar?month=2014-01 
Show: 7PM
$12.00 - $14.00

Sun, 1/12/2014
Tower of Power 
Yoshi's Oakland, Oakland, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/oakland/calendar?y=2014&m=01
Show: 7PM & 9PM
7pm & 9pm $45

Tues, 1/14/2014
Lee Gallagher and the Hallelujah & New American Farmers (cosmic Americana) **WIN TICKETS**
Sweetwater Music Hall, MIll Valley, CA
http://www.sweetwatermusichall.com/calendar?month=2014-01
Show: 8PM
$10.00 - $12.00

Tues, 1/14/2014
Robben Ford 
Yoshi's Oakland, Oakland, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/oakland/calendar?y=2014&m=01
Show: 8PM
8pm $26 / Premier seating + Meet and Greet $49

Tues, 1/14/2014
An Evening with SHAWN COLVIN 
Yoshi's SF, San Francisco, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/sanfrancisco/calendar?y=2014&m=01
Show: 8PM
$45

Wed, 1/15/2014
Albert Lee **WIN TICKETS**
Sweetwater Music Hall, MIll Valley, CA
http://www.sweetwatermusichall.com/calendar?month=2014-01
Show: 8PM
$25.00 - $30.00

Wed, 1/15/2014
Robben Ford
Yoshi's Oakland, Oakland, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/oakland/calendar?y=2014&m=01
Show: 8PM & 10PM
8pm & 10pm $26 / Premier seating + Meet and Greet $49

Wed, 1/15/2014
An Evening with SHAWN COLVIN 
Yoshi's SF, San Francisco, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/sanfrancisco/calendar?y=2014&m=01
Show: 8Pm
$45

Thurs, 1/16/2014
**SOPHISTAFUNK** **WIN TICKETS**
Boom Boom Room, San Francisco, CA
http://www.boomboomtickets.com/events 
Show: 930PM
$10

Thurs, 1/16/2014
THE ABIGAILS, Froth, Creeping Pink, DJ Al Lover **WIN TICKETS**
Brick & Mortar, San Francisco, CA
http://www.brickandmortarmusic.com/
Show: 9PM
$7

Thurs, 1/16/2014
AFROLICIOUS with DJs/Hosts PLEASUREMAKER & SENOR Oz, plus guests and resident percussionists **WIN TICKETS**
Elbo Room, San Francisco, CA
http://www.elbo.com/Calendar.php
Show: 930PM
Tickets $5 b4 10:30
$8 after"

Thurs, 1/16/2014
An Evening with SHAWN COLVIN 
Yoshi's SF, San Francisco, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/sanfrancisco/calendar?y=2014&m=01
Show: 8PM
$45

Fri, 1/17/2014
** IKE STUBBLEFIELD Band** Featuring:Ike Stubblefield, Eddie Roberts - New Mastersounds, Thomas McCREE (LYRICS BORN), Daniel Caseras (Sax) + MOONDOG MATINEE +DJ K-OS **WIN TICKETS**
Boom Boom Room, San Francisco, CA
http://www.boomboomtickets.com/events
Show: 930PM
$20

Fri, 1/17/2014
The Edwardian Worlds Faire 
Regency Ballroom, San Francisco, CA
http://www.theregencyballroom.com/events
Show: 8PM
$42.50 - $85.00

Fri, 1/17/2014
Stu Allen & Mars Hotel **WIN TICKETS**
Sweetwater Music Hall, MIll Valley, CA
http://www.sweetwatermusichall.com/calendar?month=2014-01
Show: 9PM
$22.00 - $24.00

Fri, 1/17/2014
TWO NIGHTS! Sly & The Family Stone's Stand! Feat. Music Director, David MÃschler, AwesÃme Orchestra Collective feat. The Bengsons + Members of Beats Antique, Bayonics, Ensemble Mik Nawooj, Marcus Shelby, Jazz Mafiz feat. Crossroads, Tumbleweed Wanderers, Will Magid & Friends, Zakiya Harris, Con Brio 
The Independent, San Francisco, CA
http://www.theindependentsf.com/
Show: 8PM
$25adv-$30dos

Fri, 1/17/2014

Booker T. Jones
Yoshi's Oakland, Oakland, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/oakland/calendar?y=2014&m=01 
Show: 8PM & 10PM
8pm $35 & 10pm $29
Add-on: Meet & Greet: $60

Sat, 1/18/2014
ALPHABET SOUP (plus: DJ LOGIC) **WIN TICKETS**
Boom Boom Room, San Francisco, CA
http://www.boomboomtickets.com/events
Show: 930PM
$15

Sat, 1/18/2014
SEAN HAYES + TREBUCHET **WIN TICKETS**
Hopmonk Sebastapol, Sebastapol, CA
http://www.hopmonk.com/sebastopol/music-and-events/
Show: 830PM
ADV $22 DOS $26

Sat, 1/18/2014
The 14th Annual Edwardian Ball 
Regency Ballroom, San Francisco, CA
http://www.theregencyballroom.com/events
Show: 8PM
$55 - $100

Sat, 1/18/2014
TWO NIGHTS! Sly & The Family Stone's Stand! Feat. Music Director, David MÃschler, AwesÃme Orchestra Collective feat. The Bengsons + Members of Beats Antique, Bayonics, Ensemble Mik Nawooj, Marcus Shelby, Jazz Mafiz feat. Crossroads, Tumbleweed Wanderers, Will Magid & Friends, Zakiya Harris, Con Brio 
The Independent, San Francisco, CA
http://www.theindependentsf.com/
Show: 8PM
$25adv-$30dos

Sun, 1/19/2014
Return of the Cypher * Freestyle Hip-Hop * DJ Kevvy Kev * Davu & Bottom Hammer * FREE Party! 
Boom Boom Room, San Francisco, CA
http://www.boomboomtickets.com/events
Show: 930PM
FREE

Sun, 1/19/2014
MOON TAXI **WIN TICKETS**
Brick & Mortar, San Francisco, CA
http://www.brickandmortarmusic.com/
Show: 9PM
$9 adv - $12 dos

Sun, 1/19/2014
Justin Timberlake: The 20/20 Experience World Tour 
SAP Center at San Jose (formerly HP Pavilion), San Jose, CA
http://www.ticketmaster.com/venue/229393?tm_link=edp_Venue_Name_2 
Show: 8PM
$49.50 - $175

Sun, 1/19/2014
The John Santos Sextet w/ Paquito d’Rivera, Walfredo de los Reyes,
Orestes Vilato & Classical Revolution Trio 
SFJazz Miner Auditorium, San Francisco, CA
http://www.sfjazz.org/events-calendar
Show: 7PM
$25-$65

Sun, 1/19/2014
Albert Lee with Kate Taylor
Yoshi's Oakland, Oakland, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/oakland/calendar?y=2014&m=01
Show: 7PM
$28