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The San Francisco Bay Area is thriving with live music every night of the week. Support your local music scene! Go see a band.

Live shows tonight Venues on the Web
Here is a sampling of shows happening tonight (Oct 21):
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  • Red Store Bums (L.A.), Head Casket, Free The Jester (WA), Get Married, The Paranotas (L.A.), 12 Steps To Nothing, Panhandler's Union at 924 Gilman Street, Berkeley a/a $10 7pm/7:30pm
  • Paul Weller, Lucy Rose at the UC Theater, Berkeley a/a $49.50 7pm/8pm
  • Nick Hakim at the Starline Social Club, Oakland a/a $15/$18 7pm/8pm
  • Arcade Fire, Angel Olsen at the Arena, Oakland a/a $85-$26 6:30pm/7:30pm # *** (new date - was oct 17th - in the round)
  • Van Morrison, Shana Morrison at the Fox Theater, Oakland a/a $149.50-$249.50 8pm # *** (sold out)
  • Kill Frenzy, Mintra, Invisible Children at Cornerstone, Berkeley 18+ $10-$20 9pm/10pm
  • Autonomics at the Starry Plough, Berkeley 21+
  • Engine 88, California at the Ivy Room, Albany 21+ $15 8pm
  • Equipto & Old Soul Kollective, Moira Scar, Younger Lovers, Pins Of Light, Stranger Than Fact, Future Twin, Badr Vogu, Shellshag, Remnants, 50 Million, Ripe Species, Alia Sharrief, Bitter Fruit, CCR Headcleaner, Nobby Styles, Kyle Ranson, dj's Mz amErika and Ser gee, dj Sabor Tx, dj Peligro, djShawna Shawnte, dj Necromos, dj Clandestino, dj Teeny Turner at Clarion Alley Block Party, S.F. a/a free 11am til 8pm *** (between Mission & Valencia and 17th and 18th)
  • The Klipptones, Rojai, The Rubber Souls at Potrero Hill Festival, 20th St. between Wisconsin and Missouri, S.F. a/a free 11am til 4pm
  • Tash Sultana, Pierce Brothers at the Fillmore, S.F. a/a $25 8pm/9pm # ** (sold out)
  • The Babe Rainbow, The Asteroid #4, The Orange Kyte at the Great American Music Hall, S.F. 6+ $16/$19 8pm/9pm
  • Together Pangea, Tall Juan, Meat Market at the Chapel, S.F. a/a $15/$18 8pm
  • Talib Kweli, Nef The Pharaoh, Bianca Richelle, The Sh8peshifter, The Mural Music And Art Project, tech experience area at Bayview Live, 1439 Egbert Avenue, S.F. a/a free noon til 7pm
  • I The Mighty, Hail The Sun, Static And Surrender at the Bottom of the Hill, S.F. a/a $15/$17 7pm/8pm
  • Christopher Hawley at the Rite Spot, S.F. a/a 9pm
  • Ancient Mariner (Denver, CO), Hammerdown, AC/DZ at McLaren Park, S.F. a/a free noon til 4pm
  • RL Grime, Graves, Kittens at the Civic Center, S.F. 18+ $39 8pm
  • Margaret ChoMargaret Cho at the Castro Theater, S.F. ?/? $60-?$35 6pm/7pm
  • Words & Music by Dan Wilson at the Swedish American Hall, S.F. 21+ $25 7:30pm/8:30pm
  • Eyelids (Portland), Hellenes, The Bye Bye Blackbirds at the Hemlock, S.F. 21+ $10 9pm
  • YehMe2 at the Independent, S.F. 21+ $20 8:30pm/9pm
  • Double Skeleton, The Same, Jesus Dude Mom at Bender's, S.F. 21+ $5 9pm/10pm
  • Mike Dillon Band at Boom Boom Room, S.F. 21+
  • Paul Collins, Modern Kicks, Latitude at thee Parkside, S.F. 21+ $10 9pm
  • The Motet, Dragon Smoke, Afrolicious, Frobeck, The Pulsators, Saffell at SOMO Village Event Ctr., 1100 Valley House Dr., Rohnert Park 21+ $49 ($140 vip) 3pm
  • Babylon A.D., Bad Boy Eddie at the Empress Theater, Vallejo a/a 8pm
  • Boz Scaggs at Fox Theatre, 2215 Broadway, Redwood City a/a $40-$99 6:30pm/7:30pm
  • Leksure at Streetlight Music, San Jose a/a free 4pm ** (hip hop)
  • The Vibrators, Ground Score, Spider & The Boys, Anti-Social at the Catalyst Atrium, Santa Cruz 16+ $12/$16 8pm/8:30pm
  • Silversun Pickups, Minus The Bear at the Catalyst, Santa Cruz 16+ $38/$40 8pm/9pm
  • Michael Nau at Sophia's Thai Kitchen, 129 E Street, Suite E, Davis 21+
  • The Convalescence, Wings Denied, Shaping The Legacy, Death Rattle at PJ's Roadhouse, 5641 Mother Lode Drive, Placerville 21+

These listings are excerpted real-time from thelist and slims. Contact us if you have listings that can be exported.

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