Thursday, July 22, 2010

BISS 07.22.10 - BISS Night @ Pier 23 w/ Mark Karan! / Ivan Neville's Dumstaphunk / Queensryche / Sugar Booty Pageant Next Fri!

HI BISS Listers!!
This Friday, FIND MISS BISS and WIN TICKETS FROM THE LIST on July 23rd @ Pier 23. It's BISS Night with Mark Karan's Jemimah Puddleduck featuring Mark Karan (Bob Weir & RatDog) on guitars/vocals, JT Thomas (Bruce Hornsby) on keys, Bob Gross (Albert King/Delaney Bramlett) on bass, and Billy Lee Lewis (Tommy Castro/Roy Rogers) AND Wally Ingram (David Lindley, Stockholm Syndrome) on double drums. Congrats to Audrey J & Sarah H!

Next weekend, on July 29th, join BISS for the 1st annual Sugar Booty Pageant at The Boom Boom Room. Featuring:Parliament Funkadelic's ~RonKat Spearman's Band~...*KATDELIC*Acrobatic Burlesque Dance Troupe...*CIRQUE NOIR*And:The MISS SUGAR BOOTY 2010 CONTESTANTSWith Celebrity Judges:*JELLO BIAFRA* (of Dead Kennedys)*ZANDER* (of BBRP) *GABBY LaLa*Prizes:Over $1500 dollars in prizes awarded to the winner.Prizes donated by The Boom Boom Room, Gentle Star Health Spa, Salon 801, Glama-Rama, Solid Swank, Spunk Salon, Cafe Flore, Dr. Ted Fratto (chiropractor), plus many more. ***There are still a few spots left for contestants. Email biss@bisslist.com if interested. **WIN TICKET**

The week after that of course is PHISH week @ The Greek. But where to go after the shows? On August 5th, BISS recommends one of our new favorites, New Fangled Wasteland @ Shattuck Down Low! plus Ten Mile Tide & Sean Leahy.**WIN TICKETS** On August 6th, in Berkeley AFTER phish, catch another great show @ Shattuck with Kraddy, Lazer Sword, J Tonal & Majitope. **WIN TICKETS** Also on August 6th, AFTER Phish, get back to the city 7 Walkers @ GAMH! And on August 7th, get to the Great American EARLY for BISS favorite band, Tracorum as they open up for 7 Walkers plus The Mardi Gras Indians!!

You can see a full list of recommendations plus giveaways if you scroll down. Or go to www.bisslist.com to see the full Google calendar on the bottom with as many shows as we could find in the Bay Area and beyond.



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BISS CALENDAR
Thurs, 7/22/2010
Better Than LAHAR **WIN TICKETS**
Boom Boom Room, San Francisco, CA
http://www.boomboomblues.com/
Show: 10PM
$5

Thurs, 7/22/2010
Afrolicious, With DJs/Hosts, Pleasuremaker and Senor Oz
Elbo Room, San Francisco, CA
http://elbo.com/Calendar.php
Show: 9PM
Day of show only Tickets $5 b4 11, $7 after

Thurs, 7/22/2010
BAYONICS
Hopmonk Tavern, Sebastopol, CA
http://www.hopmonk.com/index.html
Show: 9PM
$7

Thurs, 7/22/2010
The Dead Weather
The Warfield, San Francisco, CA
http://thewarfieldtheatre.com/
Show: 8PM
$40 in advance, $42 at the door

Thurs, 7/22/2010
LEELA JAMES
Yoshi's SF, San Francisco, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/sanfrancisco/calendar
Show: 8PM
$30

Thurs, 7/22/2010
THE FOREIGN EXCHANGE With YahZarah, Darien Brockington, Zo! and Live Band,Grammy Nominated Soul/Hip Hop Outfit Returns
Yoshi's SF, San Francisco, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/sanfrancisco/calendar
Show: 10PM
$25

Fri, 7/23/2010
PURO BANDIDO (Latin-Rock-Funkk-Salsa-StarBeats) + guests **WIN TICKETS**
Boom Boom Room, San Francisco, CA
http://www.boomboomblues.com/
Show: 10PM
$10

Fri, 7/23/2010
Albino!, with J. Boogie (Om Records, Dubtronic Science)
Elbo Room, San Francisco, CA
http://elbo.com/Calendar.php
Show: 9PM
$10

Fri, 7/23/2010
IVAN NEVILLE's DUMPSTAPHUNK **Congrats to Larry N. & Lisa C.**
Great American Music Hall, San Francisco, CA
http://www.gamh.com
Show: 9PM
$22
**FIND MISS BILY and win tickets from the list!! (And ask her what BILY stand for) Check out the BISS List facebook page to find out who she is!!

Fri, 7/23/2010
GARAJ MAHAL
Hopmonk Tavern, Sebastopol, CA
http://www.hopmonk.com/index.html
Show: 9PM
$12 Advance / $15 Day of Show

Fri, 7/23/2010
Aerosmith, Sammy Hagar
Oracle Arena, Oakland, CA
http://www.ticketmaster.com/event/1C004353E5836B23?artistid=736365&majorcatid=10001&minorcatid=1
Show: 7PM

Fri, 7/23/2010
Biss Entertainment Presents.. Mark Karan & Jeme Puddleduck **Congrats to Audrey J. & Sarah H.**
Pier 23, San Francisco, CA
http://www.pier23cafe.com/events
Show: 9PM

Fri, 7/23/2010
Tommy Castro Band
The Palm Ballroom, San Rafael, CA
http://www.murphyproductions.com
Show:
$15 advance, $20 day of show, $20 GA seated, $30 Reserved seat @ Table with cocktail service and a limited menu

Fri, 7/23/2010
Adam Lambert with Orianthi
The Warfield, San Francisco, CA
http://thewarfieldtheatre.com/
Show: 8PM
**SOLD OUT**

Fri, 7/23/2010
LEELA JAMES
Yoshi's SF, San Francisco, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/sanfrancisco/calendar
Show: 8PM
$30

Fri, 7/23/2010
THE FOREIGN EXCHANGE With YahZarah, Darien Brockington, Zo! and Live Band,Grammy Nominated Soul/Hip Hop Outfit Returns
Yoshi's SF, San Francisco, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/sanfrancisco/calendar
Show: 10PM
$25

Sat, 7/24/2010
FRO & DESTRUMENTS **WIN TICKETS**
Boom Boom Room, San Francisco, CA
http://www.boomboomblues.com/
Show: 10PM
$10

Sat, 7/24/2010
Jackson Browne with David Lindley
Greek Theatre, Berkeley, CA
http://www.ticketmaster.com/venue/229421
Show: 8PM
$39.50 - $89.50

Sat, 7/24/2010
Michael LaMacchia's Organic Jive Collective, JECONTE, Cheap Therapy
Mill Valley Masonic Hall, Mill Valley, CA
www.wwodsmv.com
Show: 8PM
$12 Advance Tickets

Sat, 7/24/2010
LEELA JAMES
Yoshi's SF, San Francisco, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/sanfrancisco/calendar
Show: 8PM & 10PM
$30

Sun, 7/25/2010
IVAN NEVILLE'S DUMPSTAPHUNK
Hopmonk Tavern, Sebastopol, CA
http://www.hopmonk.com/index.html
Show: 9PM
$15 Advance / $18 Day of Show

Sun, 7/25/2010
JOVANOTTI / Bomba Estéreo
Stern Grove Festival, San Francisco, CA
http://www.sterngrove.org/
Show: 2PM
Admission Free Concerts

Sun, 7/25/2010
Queensryche Congrats to Eric!
The Regency Ballroom, San Francisco, CA
http://www.ticketmaster.com/The-Grand-Ballroom-At-the-Regency-Center-tickets-San-Francisco/venue/229653?
Show: 8PM
$38 - $48

Sun, 7/25/2010
Ensemble Mik Nawooj presents Great Integration:A Chamber Hip-Hop Opera
Yoshi's SF, San Francisco, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/sanfrancisco/calendar
Show: 8PM
$15 adv; $20 door

Mon, 7/26/2010
Grammy Award Winning Sly & Robbie and The Taxi Gang
**WIN TICKETS**
Yoshi's SF, San Francisco, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/sanfrancisco/calendar
Show: 8PM
$26

Tues, 7/27/2010
Jazz Mafia Tuesdays feat.
Coda Jazz and Supper Club, San Francisco, CA
www.codalive.com
Show: 9PM
$7

Tues, 7/27/2010
Grammy Award Winning Sly & Robbie and The Taxi Gang
**WIN TICKETS**
Yoshi's SF, San Francisco, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/sanfrancisco/calendar
Show: 8PM
$26

Wed, 7/28/2010
JIMMY LESLIE'S REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEM **WIN TICKETS**
Boom Boom Room, San Francisco, CA
http://www.boomboomblues.com/
Show: 9:30PM
$5

Wed, 7/28/2010
Celebrating 88 Years of Charles Mingus, MINGUS AMUNGUS
Yoshi's SF, San Francisco, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/sanfrancisco/calendar
Show: 8PM
$12 adv $16 door

Thurs, 7/29/2010
SUGAR BOOTY PAGEANT (Ronkat's 'First Annual Sugar Booty Pageant') **WIN TICKETS**
Boom Boom Room, San Francisco, CA
http://www.boomboomblues.com/
Show: 9:30PM
$5

Thurs, 7/29/2010
INTERSTELLAR GRAINS, SEAN TABOR BAND, ONE F
Cafe Du Nord, San Francisco, CA
http://www.cafedunord.com/
Show: 9PM
$10

Thurs, 7/29/2010
Afrolicious, With DJs/Hosts, Pleasuremaker and Senor Oz
Elbo Room, San Francisco, CA
http://elbo.com/Calendar.php
Show: 9PM
Day of show only Tickets $5 b4 11, $7 after

Thurs, 7/29/2010
ALBINO!
Hopmonk Tavern, Sebastopol, CA
http://www.hopmonk.com/index.html
Show: 9PM
$13

Thurs, 7/29/2010
Angel Magik & Jimmy Vargas Present: Katchafire and Tomorrows Bad Seeds
Mezzanine, San Francisco, CA
http://www.facebook.com/n/?event.php&eid=116167111762817&mid=297cb30G1eea2b0dG6cfe73aG7&n_m=bomahoney%40yahoo.com

Thurs, 7/29/2010
Big Head Todd & The Monsters Congrats to Claire C!
The Fillmore, San Francisco, CA
http://www.livenation.com/venue/the-fillmore-san-francisco-ca-tickets
Show: 9PM
On Sale 05/23/10

Fri, 7/30/2010
Larry Carlton Trio
Yoshi's SF, San Francisco, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/sanfrancisco/calendar
Show: 8PM & 10PM
$32, $22

Fri, 7/30/2010
Mission Players
Grant & Green, San Francisco, CA

Sat, 7/31/2010
The Destruments feat. The Monophonics Horns
Coda Jazz and Supper Club, San Francisco, CA
www.codalive.com

Sat, 7/31/2010
Diego's Umbrella, The Real Nasty, The Loyd Family Players
Elbo Room, San Francisco, CA
http://elbo.com/Calendar.php
Show: 9PM
$10 in advance/ 412 at the door

Sat, 7/31/2010
Ronnie Montrose Trio Unplugged with Bo Carper
Mill Valley Masonic Hall, Mill Valley, CA
www.wwodsmv.com
Show: 8PM
$15 Advance Tickets

Sat, 7/31/2010
JECONTE
Mojito's, San Francisco, CA

Sat, 7/31/2010
Larry Carlton Trio
Yoshi's SF, San Francisco, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/sanfrancisco/calendar
Show: 8PM
$32

Sat, 7/31/2010
Macy Gray DJ Set
Yoshi's SF, San Francisco, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/sanfrancisco/calendar
Show: 10PM
0PM- 2AM: $5 Early Bird **SOLD OUT**/$10 Limited Early Bird Tickets/ $20 General Admission

Sun, 8/1/2010
Rickie Lee Jones, Meklit Hadero
Stern Grove Festival, San Francisco, CA
http://www.sterngrove.org/
Show: 2PM
Admission Free Concerts

Sun, 8/1/2010
Squeeze and English Beat
The Fillmore, San Francisco, CA
http://www.livenation.com/venue/the-fillmore-san-francisco-ca-tickets
Show: 9PM
$43

Sun, 8/1/2010
BONEY JAMES, Celebrated saxophonist and songwriter
Yoshi's SF, San Francisco, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/sanfrancisco/calendar
Show: 7PM & 9PM
7pm $55 & 9pm $50

Sun, 8/1/2010
Melvin Seals & JGB
Jerry Garcia Amphitheater (McLaren Park), San Francisco, CA
http://sf-recpark.org/

Wed, 8/4/2010
DJ Logic, Abstract Rude
Club 6, San Francisco, CA
http://clubsix1.com/

Wed, 8/4/2010
Blondie
The Fillmore, San Francisco, CA
http://www.livenation.com/venue/the-fillmore-san-francisco-ca-tickets
Show: 9PM
On Sale 06/13/10

Wed, 8/4/2010
Apollo Sunshine, Big Light, The Botticellis **WIN TICKETS**
The Independent, San Francisco, CA
http://www.theindependentsf.com/
Show: 8PM
$12 ADV | $14 DOOR

Thurs, 8/5/2010
VOKAB KOMPANY **WIN TICKETS**
Boom Boom Room, San Francisco, CA
http://www.boomboomblues.com/
Show: 9:30PM
$8

Thurs, 8/5/2010
Phish
Greek Theatre, Berkeley, CA
http://www.ticketmaster.com/venue/229421
Show: 6:30PM
$39.50 - $89.50

Thurs, 8/5/2010
Newfangled Wasteland ft members of Tea Leaf Green and ALO plus Ten Mile Tide
shattuckdownlow, Berkeley, CA
http://www.shattuckdownlow.com/
Show: 9PM
$10

Fri, 8/6/2010
GREAT AMERICAN TAXI plus THE CONGRESS
Ashkenaz, Berkeley, CA
http://www.ticketweb.com/t3/sale/SaleEventDetail?dispatch=loadSelectionData&eventId=1495095
Show: 9PM
$15

Fri, 8/6/2010
Eric McFadden & SHAKEWELL (w/ The STAXX BROTHERS) + *Phish Afterparty* **WIN TICKETS**
Boom Boom Room, San Francisco, CA
http://www.boomboomblues.com/
Show: 10PM
$12

Fri, 8/6/2010
7 Walkers featuring Bill Kreutzmann & Papa Mali with special guest George Porter, Jr.
Great American Music Hall, San Francisco, CA
http://www.gamh.com
Show: 8PM
$25

Fri, 8/6/2010
Phish
Greek Theatre, Berkeley, CA
http://www.ticketmaster.com/venue/229421
Show: 7PM
$39.50 - $89.50

Fri, 8/6/2010
Orgone
The Independent, San Francisco, CA
http://www.theindependentsf.com/
Show: 8PM
$13 ADV | $15 DOOR

Fri, 8/6/2010
Beyond Jazz Series: Chali2na w/live band
Yoshi's SF, San Francisco, CA
http://www.yoshis.com/sanfrancisco/calendar
Show: 10PM
10:30PM Show: $18 adv/ $22 at the door

Sat, 8/7/2010
The STAXX BROTHERS (w/ The CONGRESS) + *Phish Afterparty* **WIN TICKETS**
Boom Boom Room, San Francisco, CA
http://www.boomboomblues.com/
Show: 10PM
$12

Sat, 8/7/2010
7 Walkers featuring Bill Kreutzmann & Papa Mali with special guest George Porter, Jr., Tracorum opens
Great American Music Hall, San Francisco, CA
http://www.gamh.com
Show: 8PM
$25

Sat, 8/7/2010
Phish
Greek Theatre, Berkeley, CA
http://www.ticketmaster.com/venue/229421
Show: 7PM
$39.50 - $89.50

Sun, 8/8/2010
SAN FRANCISCO BALLET
Stern Grove Festival, San Francisco, CA
http://www.sterngrove.org/
Show: 2PM
Admission Free Concerts

Sat, 8/9/2010
RUSH Time Machine Tour 2010
Shoreline Amphitheatre, Mountain View, CA
http://www.livenation.com/venue/shoreline-amphitheatre-at-mountain-view-tickets/
Show: 8PM
$29.50 - $125.50

Wed, 8/11/2010
WEDNESDAY NIGHT LIVE MUSIC featuring Dr. Elmo (With Larry Carlin)
Iron Springs Pub, Fairfax, CA
http://ironspringspub.com/newsletter/
Show: 8PM
**FREE SHOW**

Wed, 8/11/2010
An Evening with Natalie Merchant
The Fox Theater, Oakland, CA
http://www.thefoxoakland.com/calendar.php
Show: 8PM
$45 & $59.50

Thurs, 8/12/2010
DEDICATED MANIACS plus HOWDY!
Ashkenaz, Berkeley, CA
http://www.ticketweb.com/t3/sale/SaleEventDetail?dispatch=loadSelectionData&eventId=1495095

Show: 9PM
$10/$8 advance or with a valid student ID

Thurs, 8/12/2010
Reverend Horton Heat
The Fillmore, San Francisco, CA
http://www.livenation.com/venue/the-fillmore-san-francisco-ca-tickets
Show: 9PM
$25

Fri, 8/13/2010
VINYL (plus: WONDERLAND PD + DJ K-OS & Special Guests) **WIN TICKETS**
Boom Boom Room, San Francisco, CA
http://www.boomboomblues.com/
Show: 9:30PM
$15

Fri, 8/13/2010
The Levon Helm Band Ramble
The Independent, San Francisco, CA
http://www.theindependentsf.com/
Show: 8PM
$13 ADV | $15 DOOR

Sat, 8/14/2010
Outside Lands Festival featuring Further, The Strokes, My Morning Jacket, Gogol Bordello, Rebirth Brass Band, The Levon Helm Band, Cat Power, Wolfmother and many many more....
Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, CA
http://www.sfoutsidelands.com/tickets/
Regular 2-Day Ticket - $140.00, Single Day Ticket - $75.00

Sat, 8/14/2010
Miles Schon Band B'day Bash & Honey Dust
Mill Valley Masonic Hall, Mill Valley, CA
www.wwodsmv.com
Show: 9PM
$12 Advance Tickets

Sun, 8/15/2010
Outside Lands Festival featuring Kings of Leon, Phoenix, Social Distortion, Al Green Slighty Stoopid, Garage A Trios and many many more....
Golden Gate Park, San Francisco, CA
http://www.sfoutsidelands.com/tickets/
Regular 2-Day Ticket - $140.00, Single Day Ticket - $75.00

Sun, 8/15/2010
Maceo Parker, Darondo
Stern Grove Festival, San Francisco, CA
http://www.sterngrove.org/
Show: 2PM
Admission Free Concerts

Tues, 8/17/2010
Billy Idol
The Fillmore, San Francisco, CA
http://www.livenation.com/venue/the-fillmore-san-francisco-ca-tickets
Show: 9PM
$60

Thurs, 8/19/2010
Steel Pulse
The Fillmore, San Francisco, CA
http://www.livenation.com/venue/the-fillmore-san-francisco-ca-tickets
Show: 9PM
$35

Fri, 8/20/2010
B.B King Blues Festival Featuring B.B. King, Al Green and Buddy Guy!
Ironstone Amphitheatre, Murphys, CA
http://www.ironstoneamphitheatre.net/
Show: 6PM

Sat, 8/20/2010
Chrome Johnson and El Radio Fantastique
Mill Valley Masonic Hall, Mill Valley, CA
www.wwodsmv.com
Show: 9PM
$12 Advance Tickets

Fri, 8/20/2010
New Orleans Bingo! Show
The Independent, San Francisco, CA
http://www.theindependentsf.com/
Show: 8PM
$13 ADV | $15 DOOR

Sat, 8/21/2010
Rufus Wainwright, Martha Wainwright
The Fox Theater, Oakland, CA
http://www.thefoxoakland.com/calendar.php
Show: 8PM
$45 & $59.50

Sun, 8/22/2010
Bay Vibes Summer Musicfest 3 featuring Crown City Rockers, Wallpaper, Hottub, Izabella, Native Elements, My Peoples, Dogman Joe, Alma Desnuda, Funky C, The Getback, Monophonics, London Street, So Timeless, Non Stop Bhangra, DJS Afrolicious, J Boogie, Cosm
Cafe Cocomo, San Francisco, CA
Cafe Cocomo
Show: 12 noon
$20 limited presale (100 tickets), $25 general admission presale, $30 door


Sun, 8/22/2010
ZIGABOO MODELISTE
Pier 23, San Francisco, CA
http://www.pier23cafe.com/events
Show: 4PM

Sun, 8/22/2010
They Might Be Giants, Rogue Wave
Stern Grove Festival, San Francisco, CA
http://www.sterngrove.org/
Show: 2PM
Admission Free Concerts

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