Upcoming Events By Date

Becca Stevens’ Perfect Animal

Indie jazz singer-songwriter Becca Stevens celebrates release of Perfect Animal in Berkeley & Santa Cruz
Jun 2
Freight & Salvage Coffeehouse

The Mountain Goats

The hyper-literate, hyper-prolific John Darnielle and Co. return to San Francisco with a new record, the indie-rock wrestling opera Beat the Champ.
Jun 2
Great American Music Hall

Christopher Owens

San Francisco's crown prince of jangly yet jarringly personal pop songs brings songs from his gospel-infused 'A New Testament' to The Chapel.
Jun 3
The Chapel

Choir Boy

Power plays and prejudice in a prep school gospel choir make for potent drama at Marin Theatre Company.
Jun 428
Marin Theatre Co.

Sufjan Stevens

Singer-songwriter brings his signature melancholic folk to two shows at the Fox.
Jun 56
Fox Theater

Ron Sexsmith

The melodic, introspective Canadian singer-songwriter has amassed a devoted following over two decades that includes Paul McCartney and Elvis Costello.
Jun 5
The Hotel Utah

Bay Area Book Festival

If you build a temple to books, lit lovers will come—to the first Bay Area Book Festival.
Jun 67
Downtown Berkeley

Seinabo Sey

The Swedish Gambian singer-songwriter is powering her way across the U.S.
Jun 8
Great American Music Hall

Todd Rundgren

The ever-changing rock artiste celebrates the release of his 25th solo album with a 'Global' tour.
Jun 10
The Fillmore

Neutral Milk Hotel

Jeff Mangum brings his resurrected outfit to the relatively small confines of Petaluma's Phoenix Theater for an intimate evening of intrigue and wonder.
Jun 11
Phoenix Theater

The Pillowman

Police interrogate a children's author about murders similar to his fairy tales in 'The Pillowman.'
Jun 1227
EXIT Theatre

Tiffany Austin

Bay Area jazz singer celebrates the release of her impressive debut CD, Nothing But Soul.
Jun 12
SFJAZZ Joe Henderson Lab

Dafnis Prieto

Brilliant Cuban drummer Dafnis Prieto debuts his new sextet at Yerba Buena Gardens and Douglas Beach House in one summer weekend.
Jun 1314
Yerba Buena Gardens

Huichica Festival

The food, wine, and music festival goes into its sixth year with a line-up including Atlas Sound and The Fresh and Onlys.
Jun 1314
Unnamed Venue

The Growlers

The party continues as the garage rockers of the Growlers park themselves at Great American Music Hall for three nights.
Jun 1820
Great American Music Hall


Suburban angst gets antsier and antsier in Lisa D’Amour’s play 'Detroit.'
Jun 19Jul 19
Aurora Theatre Company

Warped Tour

The long-running punk extravaganza -- now expanded to several other genres --returns for another year at the Shoreline.
Jun 20
Shoreline Amphitheatre