Baby it’s cold outside…


But it’s warm, toasty and cozy at Pops Bar. Whether you love or hate the holidays, Pops Bar is open to serve you up music and drinks to warm your insides. Thursday night is Melly G with “Toasty holiday jams to get you in the mood, or to help shake off your HOLIDAY H8Rs.”

Check out the rest of the entertainment line up this week at Pops:


Benefit for Oakland fire featuring Diners, all the way from Arizona

The event is called “Re-member,” it’s this Thursday evening, it features a bunch of local bands plus the touring band as headliner, and it’s at a place in Downtown Oakland called E.M. Wolfman’s General Interest Small Bookstore. Check out this hit song:

Here’s the full invite:

NOTE: After the tragic events at Ghost Ship, this event has changed its shape. We’ll be raising money for this fund aimed at immediate support of those affected by the fire ( But please do bring some extra money if you can to support the touring band. ♥


Diners (AZ)

Dingbat Superminx

And a variety of brief and lovely experiences by:
Colin Mutchler and the Benefits

Steph Nelson
Very meaningful snacks
+ more (Reach out if you want in)

Encouraged donation of $5-$10 for Ghost Ship and additional donation very very welcomed for Diners who’s here all the way from Arizona.

RSVP and/or invite your friends!

Send some love to Oakland by going to a party in Oakland and seeing a bunch of local bands


It’s this coming Friday at the Night Light, a very very Oakland little club, just a short ferry ride away. Here’s the invite:

A final 2016 bash at NL for Christmas with all the trimmings, eggnog, giveaways and great music.

All proceeds go to the Ghost Ship Fire Relief fund:


B. Hamilton rules. RSVP and invite your friends!

Rhythm & Booze


Blues for the Soul and Soul for the Blues. That’s what it’s all about This Thursday at Pops Bar with our new event RHYTHM & BOOZE. DJs Booker D and Slopoke play the records we love to hear: Blues 45’s, deep soul, hard funk and then some. These DJs pride themselves on life long collections of hard to find records. Join us for a night of powerful Soul Sides and Boozey Blues 45’s. Make it a double.

Check out this week’s full entertainment line up at Pops Bar:


Please enjoy this Serrano’s Pizza commercial

Home of the most expensive slice in SF.

(Thnaks, Jess!)

Don’t miss Alex Cameron opening for Thee Oh Sees tonight at the Chapel

He and his band totally stole the show last night. (But Thee Oh Sees ruled too.) Watch this video:

The show has been sold out for a while, but I’m sure you can find a way in.

Friendly Fired Up

Photo by Brendan Mainini (SF Night Moves Project)

It should come as no surprise that resident DJ Sonny Phono is starting up a night featuring the music of the California. Equal parts Northern and Southern California, local man on the go Sonny is known for throwing parties up and down the state. In SF you can catch his double header of The No Theme Super Dance Jam at Pops Bar on 5th Fridays as well as 5th Saturdays at Madrone Art Bar. We can’t wait to see what this seasoned DJ brings out for Friendly Fire, a night of all Cali Independent and Underground Music, this Thursday at Pops Bar!

Check out this week’s full entertainment line up at Pops Bar:


Har Mar Superstar is playing at the Chapel tonight, it’ll be beautiful

Just check out this intense performance of the tearjerker “How Did I Get Through the Day?” from his latest album:

Tickets and info here.

Stinky’s al Fresco! Starring the Gories, High on Fire, Me First and the Gimme Gimmes, the Spits and lots more!!!


Here’s something new! It’s Stinky’s al Fresco, a weekend-long block party just outside the Mission, starring some of the best rock ‘n’ roll bands ever! I mean, THE GORIES. (Your beloved Ty Segall masqueraded as them for Halloween in the Mission a few years back.)

Here’s the Saturday lineup:

  • The Gories
  • Me First & The Gimme Gimmes
  • The Spits
  • Bass Drum of Death
  • The Pagans
  • NOTS
  • Audacity
  • The Booby Trapz

And Sunday:

  • Naked Raygun
  • Mac Sabbath
  • Radio Moscow
  • Mondo Drag
  • Glitter Wizard
  • The Re-Volts
  • Wild Eyes

And a little bit about the Stinky’s team:

From the debased and deviant heads that devised that shotgun-marriage of rock and sleaze called Stinky’s Peepshow comes the next step in the evolution of live entertainment in San Francisco!

Naturally, the more evolved among you will select to attend Stinky’s al Fresco, where you can expect to enjoy smutty back-room scenarios dreamt-up by our city’s pervert avant-garde, and be smitten by the next generation of large & lovely go-go dancers as they shake their leg-meat to the jungle beat of rock n’ roll, punk, and soul.

Saturday (and weekend-long) tickets here. Sunday tickets here. SEE YOU THERE

Saturday afternoon rock show


For like if you’re not that into staying out late anymore (laaaaame) or like if you’re just not into going out on Saturday nights in SF anymore (understandable), here’s a pretty good lineup:

$10. 3pm DJs, 5pm bands.

Who doesn’t love a daytime dance party??? We are flying the Hex Dispensers from Austin in for 2 special shows. Oakland Friday and a right royal knees up on the Saturday. YOFC Djs spinning the hits and 3 killer bands. All done by 9pm. (Austin) (New Orleans)

c u there! rsvp and invite yr frens