Music for the Mission: This week at Pop’s

[Editor's note: Thanks again to Pop's for sponsoring us, and for keeping the party alive in the Mission every single night of the week.]

This week’s music line up at Pop’s Bar:

 

3/2/15 MONDAY

6-9PM Blues Happy Hour with U9LIFT & TIMO

MOM at POPS

Motown on Mondays

It’s only Monday if you treat it like one.

M.O.M

9PM START, 1:30AM end

The most talked about night in town.

Hey!

Check out my

M.O.M.

Mondays at Pops

DJ GORDO CABEZA, TIMOTEO GIGANTE, THE CAPTAIN AND WEEKLY GUESTS

PLAY ORIGINALS, EXCLUSIVE REMIXES

AND CLOSE RELATIVES OF YOUR FAVORITE

MOTOWN SONGS…

 

3/3/15 TUESDAY

TROPICANA TUESDAYS

“Quality Latin BASS”

Every Tuesday at POPS BAR

Music: FREE (Local BayArea DJ`s)

Salsa Lesson: FREE (Instructor La Muerte)

Time: 9pm – 2am

Tropicana is BACK in town! Every TUESDAY night for the WINTER season. Bringing “Quality Latin BASS”, by playing some of the latest – up to date latino music genres.. of course respecting the classics…

With Tropicana Nights, our purpose is to create space for cultural diversity and environmental awareness. Community and music can do a lot of great positive impact in society.

Music by local BayArea DJ`s, such as Stepwise, El Kool Kyle, Mr. Lucky, Mr. E, J Boogie and more…

Salsa I LatinHouse I Latin HipHop I Moombahton I DubCumbia I Merengue I Bachata I Dancehall I LatinReggae I and more…

 

3/4/15 WEDNESDAY

Eighty-Five Song Happy Hour 6-9PM

Nick Pal spins short songs because life is short. Hard rock, power pop, punk and pop vinyl.

Wu Tang Wednesdays

9PM-1:30AM

Every Wednesday Night at POPS BAR

Razor Sharp Sounds sliced by DJ Kevvy Kev

Classic 90s Hip Hop

No Cover

 

3/5/15 THURSDAY

6-9PM Happy Hour Entertainment

Alabaster’s Record Collection. ALL VINYL ALL THE TIME. Electoc, Rock & Roll, Punk, Indie, 80s & Whatever.

7-10PM STEAL THE GLASS: While supplies last, order a Lagunitas and take home the glass!

BFF.FM Night

Rotating DJs from BFF.fm radio! This week: Pro Fans – Katie & Marisa spin goddamn every danceable jam!

9PM-1:30am

No Cover!

 

3/6/15 FRIDAY

Happy Hour Entertainment 6-9PM

Uncle Rifkin is a 4 piece, mostly acoustic, homegrown San Francisco band. Their style ranges from stripped down country to blues, rock & folk, all with a funky edge and storytelling vibe.

CULT OF CHOICE

Shortshortzz and Lisa P present CULT OF CHOICE. Sway, groove, nod, float, fly, small-dance, big-dance, talk, or stare to rarities and well-knowns—from Chic and Chaka Khan to Todd Terje and Tensnake. Nine pm until no one is watching.

9PM-1:30AM

No Cover

 

3/7/15 SATURDAY

Happy Hour Entertainment 6-9PM with Alabaster and Tim. Down home alt Rock duo.

OUR JAMS
All about feeling like you’re somewhere warm and fun. the sounds can be an island with sugary umbrella drinks or a black + white checked-tile dance floor in a long lost detroit. trinidadian calypso from the 30′s 40′s and 50′s, brazilian jungle jams, 60′s motown/teenage funky stuff, 70′s boogie and everything in between.

9pm-1:30am / No Cover

 

2/8/15 SUNDAY

Bushman’s Bash Open Jam

Join us for an open Jam at Pop’s!

6-10PM

No Cover

 

POPS BAR

2800 24th Street @ York

San Francisco, CA 94110

www.popssf.com

Watch this pretty video of Rocky Yazzie performing a song in a backyard garden

(Thanks, Adam!)

Music for the Mission: This week at Pop’s

Have you hopped on POPS yet? A neighborhood favorite keeping you in good spirits for a long long time, POPS recently added a full line up of the best local live music and bay area DJ parties. Happy hour entertainment from 6-9pm delivers chill vibes while nightlife entertainment every day at 9pm gets you on your feet all night long. Since it’s always 5pm somewhere, you can even grab a “Bacon Bloody Mary” Saturday & Sunday as early as 10am. See what’s in store this week at POPS:

 

2/23/15 MONDAY

6-9PM Blues Happy Hour with U9LIFT & TIMO

MOM at POPS:

Motown on Mondays

It’s only Monday if you treat it like one.

M.O.M

9PM START, 1:30AM end

The most talked about night in town.

Hey!

Check out my

M.O.M.

Mondays at Pops

DJ GORDO CABEZA, TIMOTEO GIGANTE, THE CAPTAIN AND WEEKLY GUESTS

PLAY ORIGINALS, EXCLUSIVE REMIXES

AND CLOSE RELATIVES OF YOUR FAVORITE

MOTOWN SONGS…

 

2/24/15 TUESDAY

Tropicana Tuesdays

“Quality Latin BASS”

Every Tuesday at POPS BAR

Music: FREE (Local BayArea DJ`s)

Salsa Lesson: FREE (Instructor La Muerte)

Time: 9pm – 2am

Tropicana is BACK in town! Every TUESDAY night for the WINTER season. Bringing “Quality Latin BASS”, by playing some of the latest – up to date latino music genres.. of course respecting the classics…

With Tropicana Nights, our purpose is to create space for cultural diversity and environmental awareness. Community and music can do a lot of great positive impact in society.

Music by local BayArea DJ`s, such as Stepwise, El Kool Kyle, Mr. Lucky, Mr. E, J Boogie and more…

Salsa I LatinHouse I Latin HipHop I Moombahton I DubCumbia I Merengue I Bachata I Dancehall I LatinReggae I and more…

 

2/25/15 WEDNESDAY

Happy Hour Tunes with DJ Bezera 6-9PM

Wu Tang Wednesdays

9PM-1:30AM

Every Wednesday Night at POPS BAR

Razor Sharp Sounds sliced by DJ Kevvy Kev

Classic 90s Hip Hop

No Cover

 

2/26/15 THURSDAY

BFF.FM Night

9PM-1:30AM

Rotating DJs from local BFF.fm radio! This week: Cosmic Amanda – new wave, disco and other danceable delights.

Come support local community radio.

No Cover!

 

2/27/15 FRIDAY

Happy Hour Tunes with Trent & Tyler 6-9PM

SWEET

Hip-Hop and R&B, Electronic & Indie Jams and Classic Vibes

DJs: King Most and special guest Jon Reyes

9PM-1:30AM

No Cover

 

2/28/15 SATURDAY

Happy Hour Tunes with Patch & Rita 6-9PM

FringePop

Want more Fringe in your life? Then this is the event for you! DJs Blondie K & subOctave spin all your favorite indie music videos plus the latest remixes causing a buzz on the dance floor. Fringe voted “BEST DANCE PARTY” in SFWeekly. Come see what all the buzz is about. It’s better on the edge.

www.fringesf.com

9pm-1:30am

No Cover

 

3/1/15 SUNDAY

Spill the Wine

CUMBIA * CHICANO ROCK * LATIN SOUL * BOOGALOO

5-10PM

No Cover

 

POPS BAR

2800 24th Street @ York

San Francisco, CA 94110

www.popssf.com

Music for the Mission: This week at Pop’s

Come by any night of the week to check out our line up of the best local live music and bay area DJ parties! See what we have in store this week at POPS:

 

2/16/15 MONDAY

6-9PM Blues Happy Hour with U9LIFT & TIMO

MOM at POPS: Motown on Mondays

It’s only Monday if you treat it like one.

M.O.M

9PM START, 1:30AM end

The most talked about night in town.

Hey!

Check out my

M.O.M.

Mondays at Pops

DJ GORDO CABEZA, TIMOTEO GIGANTE, THE CAPTAIN AND WEEKLY GUESTS

PLAY ORIGINALS, EXCLUSIVE REMIXES

AND CLOSE RELATIVES OF YOUR FAVORITE

MOTOWN SONGS…

 

2/17/15 TUESDAY

FAT TUESDAY with

Tropicana Tuesdays

“Quality Latin BASS”

Every Tuesday at POPS BAR

Music: FREE (Local BayArea DJ`s)

Salsa Lesson: FREE (Instructor La Muerte)

Time: 9pm – 2am

Tropicana is BACK in town! Every TUESDAY night for the WINTER season. Bringing “Quality Latin BASS”, by playing some of the latest – up to date latino music genres.. of course respecting the classics…

With Tropicana Nights, our purpose is to create space for cultural diversity and environmental awareness. Community and music can do a lot of great positive impact in society.

Music by local BayArea DJ`s, such as Stepwise, El Kool Kyle, Mr. Lucky, Mr. E, J Boogie and more…

Salsa I LatinHouse I Latin HipHop I Moombahton I DubCumbia I Merengue I Bachata I Dancehall I LatinReggae I and more…

 

2/18/15 WEDNESDAY

Happy Hour 6-9PM with Al Lover

Come have an early one with your boy Al Lover at Pops Bar. I’ll be spinning punk, post punk, dub, soulful rock steady, sleazy 70′s trash, earthy funk and soul, hip hop / electro, kraut and world psychedelia from 6pm to 9pm.

Wu Tang Wednesdays

9PM-1:30AM

Every Wednesday Night at POPS BAR

Razor Sharp Sounds sliced by DJ Kevvy Kev

Classic 90s Hip Hop

No Cover

 

2/19/15 THURSDAY

BFF.FM Night

9PM-1:30AM

Rotating DJs from local BFF.fm radio! This week: The Listening Party featuring shoe gaze dance music. Best of all, you’re supporting community radio!

No Cover!

 

2/20/15 FRIDAY

Candy Rain

THE GAWDS OF MEDIOCRE RAP MP3S PLAYED TOO LOUDLY OUT OF A SUBPAR HOUSE PARTY SOUND SYSTEM ARE BACK.

9PM-1:30AM

Throwback 90s, early 2000s hip hop and R&B

No Cover

 

2/21/15 SATURDAY

6-9PM Happy Hour Music with Bare Bear

Champagne Campaign with DJ SAKE ONE

A true veteran of the Bay Area hip hop and music scene, DJ Sake One is a born and raised renaissance man, known to doing anything from community projects to opening up for big acts such as Mos Def or Kanye West. Whether it’s soulful lounge tracks or bass-filled remixes, his talent and musical palate does not discriminate.

9pm-1:30am / No Cover

 

2/22/15 SUNDAY

Bushman’s Bash Open Jam

Join us for an open Jam at Pop’s!

6-10PM

No Cover

POPS BAR

2800 24th Street @ York

San Francisco, CA 94110

www.popssf.com

Scenes from Toshio Hirano’s final performance

This past Monday’s appearance at Amnesia was apparently Toshio’s last show. Here are some tasty snippets:

Music for the Mission: This week at Pop’s

[Editor's note: Pop's reopened a few months back, to much fanfare and accolades, and now they're going full-steam with a nightly lineup of musical entertainment. And then they decided to sponsor us for a little while! Pop's rules! Thanks, guys.]

Have you hopped on POPS yet? Come by any night of the week to check out our new line up of the best local live music and bay area DJ parties! See what we have in store this week at POPS:

2/9/15 MONDAY

MOM at POPS: Motown on Mondays

It’s only Monday if you treat it like one.

M.O.M

8PM START, 1:30AM end

The most talked about night in town.

Hey!

Check out my

M.O.M.

Mondays at Pops

DJ GORDO CABEZA, TIMOTEO GIGANTE, THE CAPTAIN AND WEEKLY GUESTS

PLAY ORIGINALS, EXCLUSIVE REMIXES

AND CLOSE RELATIVES OF YOUR FAVORITE

MOTOWN SONGS…

 

2/10/15 TUESDAY

Tropicana Tuesdays

“Quality Latin BASS”

Every Tuesday at POPS BAR

Music: FREE (Local BayArea DJ`s)

Salsa Lesson: FREE (Instructor La Muerte)

Time: 9pm – 2am

Tropicana is BACK in town! Every TUESDAY night for the WINTER season. Bringing “Quality Latin BASS”, by playing some of the latest – up to date latino music genres.. of course respecting the classics…

With Tropicana Nights, our purpose is to create space for cultural diversity and environmental awareness. Community and music can do a lot of great positive impact in society.

Music by local BayArea DJ`s, such as Stepwise, El Kool Kyle, Mr. Lucky, Mr. E, J Boogie and more…

Salsa I LatinHouse I Latin HipHop I Moombahton I DubCumbia I Merengue I Bachata I Dancehall I LatinReggae I and more…

 

2/11/15 WEDNESDAY

Happy Hour Entertainment 6-9PM

Rude Awakenings

Forgotten underground classics of the 60s, 70s, and 80s with DJ Cathy 2-Tone & Scooter Stalin.

Wu Tang Wednesdays

9PM-1:30AM

Every Wednesday Night at POPS BAR

Razor Sharp Sounds sliced by DJ Kevvy Kev

Classic 90s Hip Hop

No Cover

 

2/12/15 THURSDAY

6-9PM Happy Hour Entertainment

Drew Smith, singer/songwriter plays popular songs from the 70s-00s with a few originals. Your favorite beach campfire jams whll have you singing along in no time!

BFF.FM Night

9PM-1:30AM

Rotating DJs from BFF.fm radio! This week: DJ Pizza Party & Tuff Signals – garage rock, emo and FREE PIZZA! (While supplies last). Best of all, you’re supporting community radio!

No Cover!

 

2/13/15 FRIDAY

Happy Hour Music with Robbie Shanes

6-9PM

24 & YORK

A new dance party for the neighborhood! Music from Shane King.

9pm-1:30am / free

 

2/14/15 SATURDAY

HAPPY VALENTINE’S DAY!

Tonight everyone is lucky in love at:

GET LUCKY!

DJs Six & Candy spinning indie dance & electro music videos.

Win tickets to see THE WOMBATS at the Fillmore, drawing at midnight!

9pm-1:30am / No Cover

 

2/15/15 SUNDAY

Bushman’s Bash Open Jam

Join us for an open Jam at Pop’s!

6-10PM

No Cover

 

POPS BAR

2800 24th Street @ York

San Francisco, CA 94110

www.popssf.com

Wood Shoppe turns 3, come celebrate!

WoodShoppe

Tomorrow night is Wood Shoppe SF‘s 3 Year Anniversary show at Brick and MortarWood Shoppe SF is a free music series held on the first Tuesday of every month, that seems to continuously be presenting the next best thing in music. Tomorrow night’s show follows in that pattern, featuring the smooth, electro-soul sounds of Astronauts, Etc, the SF debut of 90s-R&B-influenced indie-soul artist Caroline Smith, “romantic funk” with Harriet Brown, plus a DJ set by Trails and Ways. Should be a very fun night of FREE music!

Music for the Mission: This week at Pop’s

[Editor's note: Pop's Bar, at 24th and York, is now programming musical entertainment every night of the week! For instance, as you can see in the artwork above, every Thursday, they've got a DJ from BFF.fm, the award-winning and Mission-based radio station.]

2/2/15 MONDAY

MOM at POPS: Motown on Mondays

It’s only Monday if you treat it like one.

M.O.M

8PM START, 1:30AM end

The most talked about night in town.

Hey!

Check out my

M.O.M.

Mondays at Pops

DJ GORDO CABEZA, TIMOTEO GIGANTE, THE CAPTAIN AND WEEKLY GUESTS

PLAY ORIGINALS, EXCLUSIVE REMIXES

AND CLOSE RELATIVES OF YOUR FAVORITE

MOTOWN SONGS…

 

2/3/15 TUESDAY

“Quality Latin BASS”

Every Tuesday at POPS BAR

Music: FREE (Local BayArea DJ`s)

Salsa Lesson: FREE (Instructor La Muerte)

Time: 9pm – 2am

Tropicana is BACK in town! Every TUESDAY night for the WINTER season. Bringing “Quality Latin BASS”, by playing some of the latest – up to date latino music genres.. of course respecting the classics…

With Tropicana Nights, our purpose is to create space for cultural diversity and environmental awareness. Community and music can do a lot of great positive impact in society.

Music by local BayArea DJ`s, such as Stepwise, El Kool Kyle, Mr. Lucky, Mr. E, J Boogie and more…

Salsa I LatinHouse I Latin HipHop I Moombahton I DubCumbia I Merengue I Bachata I Dancehall I LatinReggae I and more…

 

2/4/15 WEDNESDAY

Happy Hour 6-9PM

Come have an early one with your boy Al Lover. Spinning punk, post punk, dub, soulful rock steady, sleazy 70s trash, earthy funk and soul, hip hop, electro, kraut and world psychedelia.

Wu Tang Wednesdays

9PM-1:30AM

Every Wednesday Night at POPS BAR

Razor Sharp Sounds sliced by DJ Kevvy Kev

Classic 90s Hip Hop

No Cover

 

2/5/15 THURSDAY

6-9PM Happy Hour Entertainment

Alabaster’s Record Collection. ALL VINYL ALL THE TIME. Electoc, Rock & Roll, Punk, Indie, 80s & Whatever.

BFF.FM Night

Rotating DJs from BFF.fm radio! This week: Pro Fans – Katie & Marisa spin goddamn every danceable jam!

9PM-1:30am

No Cover!

 

2/6/15 FRIDAY

Happy Hour Entertainment 6-9PM

Uncle Rifkin is a 4 piece, mostly acoustic, homegrown San Francisco band. Their style ranges from stripped down country to blues, rock & folk, all with a funky edge and storytelling vibe.

SOUL SLAP

A funky new party at Pop’s Bar spinning classic funk, boogie and soul all night long with DJs SPANK BANK & Honeyknuckles.

9pm-1:30am / free

 

2/7/15 SATURDAY

DJ Rick of RICAN/NICAN Productions playing old school R&B, dance jams of the 60s, 70s, 80s & 90s.

9pm-1:30am / No Cover

 

2/8/15 SUNDAY

Bushman’s Bash Open Jam

Join us for an open Jam at Pop’s!

6-10PM

No Cover

 

POPS BAR

2800 24th Street @ York

San Francisco, CA 94110

www.popssf.com

Music for the Mission: This week at Pop’s

[Editor's note: Thanks again to Pop's for sponsoring us this week! They're working hard to program a lot of fun entertainment every night of the week, so don't miss out!]

1/26/15 MONDAY

MOM at POPS: Motown on Mondays

It’s only Monday if you treat it like one.

M.O.M

9PM START, 1:30AM end

The most talked about night in town.

Hey!

Check out my

M.O.M.

Mondays at Pops

DJ GORDO CABEZA, TIMOTEO GIGANTE, THE CAPTAIN AND WEEKLY GUESTS

PLAY ORIGINALS, EXCLUSIVE REMIXES

AND CLOSE RELATIVES OF YOUR FAVORITE

MOTOWN SONGS…

 

1/27/15 TUESDAY

“Quality Latin BASS”

Every Tuesday at POPS BAR

Music: FREE (Local BayArea DJ`s)

Salsa Lesson: FREE (Instructor La Muerte)

Time: 9pm – 2am

Tropicana is BACK in town! Every TUESDAY night for the WINTER season. Bringing “Quality Latin BASS”, by playing some of the latest – up to date latino music genres.. of course respecting the classics…

With Tropicana Nights, our purpose is to create space for cultural diversity and environmental awareness. Community and music can do a lot of great positive impact in society.

Music by local BayArea DJ`s, such as Stepwise, El Kool Kyle, Mr. Lucky, Mr. E, J Boogie and more…

Salsa I LatinHouse I Latin HipHop I Moombahton I DubCumbia I Merengue I Bachata I Dancehall I LatinReggae I and more…

 

1/28/15 WEDNESDAY

Wu Tang Wednesdays

9PM-1:30AM

Every Wednesday Night at POPS BAR

Razor Sharp Sounds sliced by DJ Kevvy Kev

Classic 90s Hip Hop

No Cover

 

1/29/15 THURSDAY

BFF.FM Night

Rotating DJs from BFF.fm radio! This week: Steve Foxx & NITEPPL Heavy dark sounds remixed as dance jams.

9PM-1:30am

No Cover!

 

1/30/15 FRIDAY

Mission Diasopora

DJ Benezra & DJ Indio Cruize

9:30PM-1:30AM

No Cover

21 UP

 

1/31/15 SATURDAY

DJ Sweet Lou

A little bit of everything to keep you moving and groovin.

9PM-1:30AM

21 UP

No Cover

 

2/1/15 SUNDAY

Bar Opens at 10AM

Super Bowl Sunday

Join us in watching:
NFL Super Bowl XLIX
Sunday, February 1, 3:30 PM

New England
Patriots

vs.

Seattle
Seahawks

No Cover

Nick Pal’s Eighty-Five Song Happy Hour, tonight at Pop’s!

My pal Nick Pal is a great rock ‘n’ roll scholar, and he’s killer at spinning records while you sit at the bar and drink, and he’s also killer at writing short blurbs for DJ gigs:

Nick Pal spins short songs because life is short. Hard rock, power pop, punk and pop vinyl.

Plus, the poster art is pretty good. RSVP and invite your pals!