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Photo of Fleet Foxes. Credit: Bianca Lu
Posted on 5/9/2018

On the most relaxed day of the year, Fleet Foxes took the stage at the Hearst Greek Theatre and lulled the crowd into a dream state with their baroque pop/orchestral magic. 

Photo of Turnover. Credit: Carmen Llerena
Posted on 4/23/2018

On Saturday, April 14th, concert goers at Cornerstone Berkeley were able to relax and jam out to the chill, upbeat music of Virginia based, alternative rock band, Turnover. 

Photo of The Drums. Credit: Elle Henriksen
Posted on 4/19/2018

The Drums return to the Bay with a bang! 

Photo of Fox Theater
Posted on 4/18/2018

On Thursday, April 12th, everyone inside the Fox Theater Oakland had a chance to “forget about life” for a few hours as they sang and swayed to the melodies of Canadian indie pop band, Alvvays.

Artwork by Melissa Silvers
Posted on 4/16/2018

Brooklyn band Heaven embodies 80s and 90s nostalgia in their newest album, All Love Is Blue

Photo of Kate Nash
Posted on 4/16/2018

Prior to her show at the Fillmore this past Monday, I spoke with Kate Nash about her new record, Yesterday Was Forever. After a five year hiatus, this is her first major release since 2013’s Girl Talk.

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Posted on 4/13/2018

L.A duo Dream System 8 refreshes synth-wave music with their recent release We Sleep Again that all 80s lovers would want to hear! 

Photo of Pussy Riot
Posted on 4/9/2018

A nuclear security researcher considers how Pussy Riot informs American political action in 2018. 

Photo of Margaret Cho with DJ Velvet Einstein
Posted on 4/4/2018

On March 21st, comedienne Margaret Cho dropped by KALX to have a chat with DJ Velvet Einstein only a few hours prior to her show in Zellerbach Hall, held exclusively for Cal students.

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Posted on 4/2/2018

Orchestral Manoeuvres in the Dark lights up The Regency Ballroom with their 80s nostalgia while keeping it modern.