Monthly Archives: September 2013

Kelly Clarkson Knows It All

Date: March 27, 2012 City: San Jose, CA Venue: San Jose State Event Center Artist: Kelly Clarkson Opening Act(s): Carolina Liar A friend got me to start watching “American Idol” late in the first season. I think I came in … Continue reading

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Fall Out Boy at America’s Cup Pavilion

Date: September 21, 2013 City: San Francisco, CA Venue: America’s Cup Pavilion Artist: Fall Out Boy Opening Act(s): Panic! at the Disco, Twenty One Pilots Fall Out Boy In 2006 I worked for the now defunct Amp’d Mobile, sponsors of … Continue reading

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Tribute Bands at Red Devil Lounge

Date: September 20, 2013 City: San Francisco, CA Venue: Red Devil Lounge Artist: Petty Theft Opening Act(s): Pretending I wasn’t able to travel to Los Angeles to see Tom Petty perform any of his weeklong shows at The Fonda Theater. … Continue reading

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The Trims Perform at Converse Rubber Tracks

Date: September 19, 2013 City: San Francisco, CA Venue: Converse (Market Street Store) Artist: The Trims Opening Act(s): N/A In preparation for the opening of their San Francisco store, Converse bought out Slim’s for an entire week and brought in … Continue reading

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Moving Units and The Trims at DNA Lounge

Date: September 11, 2013 City: San Francisco, CA Venue: DNA Lounge Artist: Moving Units Opening Act(s): The Trims, Some Ember Moving Units Moving Units, formed in 2001, is described as a “dance-punk band from Los Angeles on Wikipedia. Currently Blake … Continue reading

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Jason Mraz Leaves the Crowd Breathless

Date: September 1, 2013 City: San Francisco, CA Venue: America’s Cup Pavilion Artist: Jason Mraz Opening Act(s): Walk off the Earth I was obsessed with Jason Mraz when his debut album “Waiting for My Rocket to Come” was released. The … Continue reading

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The Breeders’ “Last Splash” at 20

Date: August 28, 2013 City: San Francisco, CA Venue: The Fillmore Artist: The Breeders Opening Act(s): Tweens “Last Splash” was released on August 31, 1993. In honor of its 20th anniversary The Breeders are playing the album cover to cover … Continue reading

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Selebrities Put Me In A John Hughes Film

Date: August 18, 2013 City: San Francisco, CA Venue: Neck of the Woods Artist: Selebrities Opening Act(s): Rare Times I won tickets to this show through Tixie. I figured it was a good opportunity to see new bands in a … Continue reading

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Steely Dan at America’s Cup Pavilion

Date: August 17, 2013 City: San Francisco, CA Venue: America’s Cup Pavilion Artist: Steely Dan Opening Act(s): Deep Blue Organ Trio I am not a huge Steely Dan fan but I am somewhat familiar with their music and know that … Continue reading

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Train’s Mermaids of Alcatraz Tour Comes to America’s Cup Pavilion

Date: August 11, 2013 City: San Francisco, CA Venue: America’s Cup Pavilion Artist: Train Opening Act(s): The Script, Gavin DeGraw I should preface this post with the fact that Train can do no wrong in my opinion. I love their … Continue reading

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