RICHARD BUCKNER “There are three kinds of American folk artist: those who sit, contented, on a back porch contemplating America’s landscape and ways; those for whom its landscape and ways are something to stand against or move boldly through; and those whose America is a shadowy, impressionistic place that moves inside of them. This [latter] is the area that the sombre-voiced Richard Buckner has been exploring since 1994.” — Sylvie Simmons, The Guardian ODAWAS Odawas was founded by Isaac Edwards…Find out more »
APOPKA DARKROOM SF dark pop. MOTOR INN EZANA EDWARDS (of Blood Sister)Find out more »
DANCER Power pop is often about pop, but sometimes, as in the case of certain Ramones Dolls, and other Bowery bad boys, it’s about power. And not in the sense of walls of sounds or raging rock, but in the sense of fearing that these singers of sweet somethings would just as soon kill you as kiss you. Dancer reminds me of Chicago’s great Mickey, in that all the amazing hooks and sugar are laced with a sense of crazy/wildcard/unsettlingness.…Find out more »
THE BUSINESS — the hit weekly comedy show now in residence at the Hemlock every Friday night, 7-10pm! Adv. tix on sale.
Comedy fans, be sure not to miss the Hemlock debut of THE BUSINESS, the award-winning weekly alt-comedy show now in residence every Friday night! Doors at 7pm, show at 7:30pm, over by 10pm. CLICK HERE FOR ADV. TICKET LINK (via Brown Paper Tickets) Join regulars Bucky Sinister, Nato Green, Jules Posner, David Gborie, Natasha Muse each Friday evening for laffs, laughter, and everything in between. All forms and styles of comedy exploited. The comedy equivalent to an “Everything Bagel”. The…Find out more »
DJ Omar kicks off our new regular Friday night DJ format tonight! 10pm til close.Find out more »
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San Francisco’s inimitable pop rock genius Swiftumz will be behind the decks tonight!Find out more »