Wednesday, June 21, 2017

BISS 06.21.17 : HAPPY SUMMER SOLSTICE / HAPPY PRIDE / SURREALISTIC SUMMER/ SOILED DOVE /CHRIS ROBINSON / TAJMO / THE ROCK COLLECTION / TANK AND THE BANGAS // NEXT WK: HSMF!

HAPPY SUMMER SOLSTICE & HAPPY PRIDE BISS LISTERS!  

If you have been keeping up with your weekly BISS List and checking the calendar for updates then you know that SF is celebrating Summer Solstice tonight in the park and you know that it's PRIDE weekend!
Hopefully this is in your mailbox today before 4pm and I am on my way to, if not already at, GG Park for the Conservatory Grand Lighting and Surrealistic Summer Solstice Concert with over forty legendary musicians including members of ALO, Ratdog, The Chambers Brothers, The Jefferson Airplane, Motherhips, Quicksilver Messenger Service, Tarnation, Katdelic, Terrapin Family Band, New Monsoon, Moonalice, and more! (Grand Lighting at approx 9:15pm) For more info check out:
http://bit.ly/SurrealisticSummerSolstice  See ya there?
What else is happening this week aside from the Summer Solstice and Pride celebrations? Well as always, you can jump right to the calendar and check it ALL out...

Or you can start making your weekend plans based on my picks for... 
BEST OF THE BISS 6/21 thru 6/28
6/21
  • Surrealistic Summer Solstice Concert at Conservatory of Flowers
  • (((folkYEAH!))) presents: Chris Robinson (solo acoustic) plus Mapache **WIN TICKETS** at The Chapel
  • TOOL  at SAP Center
6/22
  • (((folkYEAH!))) presents: Chris Robinson (solo acoustic) plus Mapache **WIN TICKETS** at The Chapel
  • **TRACORUM** **WIN TICKETS** at Boom Boom Room
  • Dopapod plus Sun Hop Fat  at The Independent
  • Smoked Out Soul & Amnesty International present Monophonics, Disco E, + SOS' ZEBUEL(DJ/Guitarist), Will Magid (Trumpeter/DJ), DJ FOX, Paul Oliphant (Drums) and Enrique Padilla (percussion) **WIN TICKETS** at Monarch
6/23
  • Vau de Vire Society presents The Soiled Dove: Under the Tortona Big Top  w/ musical accompaniment by Jazz Mafia / Realistic Orchestra, with surprise musical-guest cameos each evenin!  **WIN TICKETS**(Show Only) at The Point Alameda
*Side note: We went to Vau De Vire's Soild Dove last weekend... It was amazing! Again. There are four more performances in this run. Be sure to catch on of them!!**
  • TajMo: The Taj Mahal & Keb' Mo' Band **WIN TICKETS** at The UC Theatre Taube Family Music Hall
  • The Rock Collection, ft. Melvin Seals (Jerry Garcia Band/ Melvin Seals and JGB), Greg Anton (Zero), Stu Allen (Phil Lesh and Friends), Dan "LEBO" Lebowitz (ALO), and John-Paul McLean (JGB)  at Terrapin Crossroads
  • AIR + Lo Moon **WIN TICKETS** at The Masonic
  • Flyday Night Flux w/Beatbox Master, Heartcore Rapper Radioactive & Dj Kevvy Kev  at Bar Fluxxus
6/24
  • The Rock Collection, ft. Melvin Seals (Jerry Garcia Band/ Melvin Seals and JGB), Greg Anton (Zero), Stu Allen (Phil Lesh and Friends), Dan "LEBO" Lebowitz (ALO), and John-Paul McLean (JGB)  at Terrapin Crossroads
  • SF Pride Celebration and Rally FREE ($1 donation requested at gate) at Civic Center Plaza
  • Vau de Vire Society presents The Soiled Dove: Under the Tortona Big Top  w/ musical accompaniment by Jazz Mafia / Realistic Orchestra, with surprise musical-guest cameos each evenin!  **WIN TICKETS**(Show Only) at The Point Alameda
  • NICK CAVE & THE BAD SEEDS, Cat Power  at Greek Theatre
6/25
  • SF Pride Parade : Market Street, from Beale to 8th 10:30am
*Side note : Watch for London Breed's Float with Miss Sunny Awesomeness Powers & Miss BISS (They'll be wearing sparkles and rainbows) 
  • SF Pride Celebration and Rally FREE ($1 donation requested at gate) at Civic Center Plaza
  • Cat Power with Jade  at The Fillmore
  • BETTYE LAVETTE  at Yoshi's
  • Moonalice plus The Weight Band feat. members of The Band, Levon Helm Band & Rick Danko Group performing songs of THE BAND **WIN TICKETS** at Sweetwater Music Hall
6/27
  • Tank and The Bangas   at LAGUNITAS AMPHITHEATER
  • Galactic, The Urban Renewal Project  at Catalyst
  • Immersion Tour 2017: BRIT FLOYD  at The Warfield
6/28
  • White Denim plus Dick Stusso  at The Independent
I am sure that I will be seeing many of you next week at The 27th Annual High Sierra Music Festival in Quincy. It's the weekend before 4th of July this year, 6/29-7/2.
For those of you staying in the bay, I will be sending another BISS to your inbox next Tuesday before I leave... Maybe even from the road!
See ya at the shows!


FEATURED UPCOMING SHOWS
*Mark your calendar!*

6/9 -7/1 : Vau de Vire Society presents The Soiled Dove: circus-infused dinner theater under the Tortona Big Top w/ musical accompaniment by Jazz Mafia / Realistic Orchestra, B-3 organist Mighty Dave with surprise cameos each evenin! Ages 21+. Fri. & Sat. June 9th to July 1st. www.TheSoiledDove.com

6/24 : The Rock Collection, ft. Melvin Seals (Jerry Garcia Band/ Melvin Seals and JGB), Greg Anton (Zero), Stu Allen (Phil Lesh and Friends), Dan "LEBO" Lebowitz (ALO), and John-Paul McLean (JGB)  at Terrapin Crossroads
http://bit.ly/RockCollectionTerrapin

7/14 : Ozomatli : Non-Stop: Mexico to Jamaica Record Release Party **WIN TICKETS** at New Parish



7/23 : MATATU PRESENTS Seun Kuti & Egypt 80 plus DJ heyLove* **WIN TICKETS** at New Parish 

**THIS SUMMER**
 
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