In Which It’s More Like Rocktober Amiright?

SF Denmark Digest Vol. X

by Danish Aziz

Tuesday, October 9

Beirut @ Herbst Theater [D’Aziz recommends]

Beirut – “Guyamas Sonoras” [mp3]

Jose Gonzalez @ Great American Music Hall

Jose Gonzalez – “Hand On Your Heart” [mp3]

Shout Out Louds @ The Independent

Shout Out Louds – “The Comeback” [mp3]

Philip Glass, Book of Longing @ Memorial Auditorium in Stanford

Philip Glass – “Closing” [mp3]

Black Francis (of the Pixies) @ Cafe du Nord

Wednesday, October 10

Justice @ Mezzanine

Justice – “Valentine” [mp3]

Aesop Rock @ The Fillmore

Aesop Rock – “9 to 5ers Anthem” [mp3]

Nina Nastasia & Jim White @ Rickshaw Stop [D’Aziz recommends if you didn’t have the foresight like me to buy Justice tickets in July]

Jim White – “Static on the Radio” [mp3]

Q-Tip @ The Independent

Q-Tip – “Barely In Love” [mp3]

The Hers Day, October 11

Akron/Family @ The Independent

Bat for Lashes @ Slims (Natasha Khan is what my children will look like, she is the British Joanna Newsom meets Bjork. Joanna Newsom is a relative of SF Mayor Gavin Newsom. Gavin Newsom is a puppet for billionaire Gordon Getty. Gordon Getty is the uncle of actor Balthazar Getty. Balthazar Getty looks like Charlie Sheen. Charlie Sheen sawed a giant wedding picture in half and spray painted “the dumbest day of my life” on it during an argument with then wife Denise Richards.)

Bat for Lashes – “What’s A Girl To Do” [mp3]

Moving Units @ PopScene

Scout Niblett @ Hemlock Tavern [D’Aziz recommends ’cause she’s like a British Cat Power before Karl Lagerfeld]

Scout Niblett – “Kiss” [mp3]

Friday, October 12

Fujiya & Miyagi @ Mezzanine

Fujiya & Miyagi – “Collarbone” [mp3]

Rogue Wave @ Bimbo’s 365

Michael Ian Black @ The Fillmore

Oktoberfest By The Bay @ Fort Mason

Dillinger Escape Plan @ Bottom of the Hill

A Fistful of Dollars @ Berkeley Art Museum & Pacific Film Archive

Saturday, October 13

Akron/Family @ The Henry Miller Library in Big Sur, CA [D’Aziz recommends]

Akron/Family – “Running, Returning” [mp3]

Oktoberfest By The Bay @ Fort Mason

The Good, The Bad and The Ugly @ Berkeley Art Museum & Pacific Film Archive

Sunday, October 14

Boris @ The Independent

Great Lake Swimmers @ Cafe du Nord

Manufactured Landscapes @ Berkeley Art Museum & Pacific Film Archive

Monday, October 15

Black Lips @ Great American Music Hall [D’Aziz recommends]

Black Lips – “Not A Problem” [mp3]

Patrick Wolf @ Mezzanine

Patrick Wolf – “The Libertine” [mp3]

You can find out more about Danish Aziz on our new contributors page. He is a writer living in San Francisco, CA.


This week brings new science corner, revisit an old classic here.

We got fanmail.

We made Will watch The Bachelor.

Sweet new Wii game.

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