When former Gravy Train!!!! frontman Seth Bogart isn't flaunting what God gave him in Girls videos (NSFW, his junk is the microphone) or running a kitschy hair salon that John Waters would die for, he's fronting vintage rock group Hunx And His Punx. Their full-length debut, Too Young...

I can't help but want The Dodos to do well; they're from my hometown, after all, and nothing's cooler than picking up a copy of the SF Chronicle and reading "Local Band Makes Good." After their initial success with 2008's Visiter, the band gave San Franciscans another reason to...

I can't dance. Usually this isn't a problem. At most shows I go to, try anything more than a head bob, and the rest of the crowd is embarrassed for you. But it's hard to hide my self-consciousness at electronic shows like this. As everyone loses it on the dance...

Rickshaw Stop - San Francisco, CA - 03 April 2011 For an opening band, holding the audience's attention can be tricky. That's especially true in electronic music, where you'll often find introverted DJs shyly hunched over laptops, ignoring the audience completely. Let's face it, turning knobs and pressing buttons isn't the...