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‘Art of the Brick’

Artist Nathan Sawaya uses a ubiquitous children's toy to create colorful figurative sculptures.
Sep 29Dec 20
Bedford Gallery

Tobias Jesso Jr.

The gangly, painstakingly earnest singer-songwriter-pianist brings songs from his buzzy debut, Goons, to San Francisco.
Sep 29
The Fillmore

‘Glorious Ravage’

The field of exploration was dominated by men in the 19th century. But intrepid female adventurers were more common than many people realize. Composer and bassist Lisa Mezzacappa ...
Oct 12
Brava Theater

Maria Guzman Capron

The recent CCA MFA grad fills an entire gallery with her fabric, ceramic and sculptural work. Past work resembled brightly-painted set pieces from an absurdist variety show. There ...
Oct 2Nov 7
City Limits

Flipper with David Yow

Flipper used to be the band punks loved to hate (except for the cool ones, that is) but as the years have gone on, there’s no debate: Flipper rules, okay? The band was so inf ...
Oct 10
Bottom of the Hill

Kurt Vile

Kurt Vile's first hit came from a mostly bedroom-recorded album, but since he added the Vilolaters he's developed a sound that could compete with any radio-worthy band, and yet he' ...
Oct 16
The Fillmore

Gang of Four

Tagged with the purposefully non-descriptive genre of "post-punk," Gang Of Four led the charge of bringing punk out of the rock world and made it more intellectual.
Oct 16
New Parish


Deafheaven charts a new course — toward adulthood — with its forthcoming album and returns to its old stomping grounds in S.F.
Oct 17
The Fillmore


The perpetually provocative blonde one returns to the Bay Area on Oct. 19 — here are several ways to get tickets ahead of the general public onsale on Monday, Mar. 9.
Oct 19
SAP Center