FALL ARTS: MUSIC From Rock the Bells to Kate Nash, a sonic smorgasbord of can't-miss upcoming concerts
Oct. 1 Peach Kelli Pop Hemlock Tavern, SF. www.hemlocktavern.com.
Oct. 3 MØ Brick and Mortar Music Hall, SF. www.brickandmortarmusic.com.
Oct. 4-6 Hardly Strictly Bluegrass: Bonnie Raitt, Bettye LaVette, Nicki Bluhm & the Gramblers, Devil Makes Three, Chris Isaak, Mark Lanegan, First Aid Kit, Sallie Ford & the Sound Outside. As the free annual fest releases lineup names in glorious song medleys, this is who we know for sure will fill GG Park with folk-country-hardly-strictly-bluegrass notes this year, as of press time. There will be more added in the coming weeks, so check the site. Golden Gate Park, SF. www.hardlystrictlybluegrass.com.
Oct. 5 Har Mar Superstar Bottom of the Hill, SF. www.bottomofthehill.com.
Oct. 7 No Joy Brick and Mortar Music Hall, SF. www.brickandmortarmusic.com.
Oct. 8 Fucked Up Terror Oakland Metro Opera House, Oakl. www.oaklandmetro.org.
Oct. 9 Iceage Rickshaw Stop, SF. www.rickshawstop.com.
Oct. 10 Thee Oh Sees Chapel, SF. www.thechapelsf.com
Oct. 11 Extra Action Marching Band Mezzanine, SF. www.mezzaninesf.com
Oct. 12 Marky Ramone with Andrew W.K.: Is this pairing crazy enough that it just might work? While Joey Ramone has sadly passed on to punk rock heaven (lots of leather and skinny jeans), drummer Marky Ramone is carrying on the legacy by enlisting pizza guitar-having party rocker Andrew W.K. as his frontperson. The band known as Marky Ramone's Blitzkrieg performs classic Ramones songs. Independent, SF. www.theindependentsf.com.
Oct. 13 Legendary Pink Dots DNA Lounge, SF. www.dnalounge.com.
Oct. 14 Langhorne Slim Great American Music Hall, SF. www.slimspresents.com
Oct. 15 Tim Kasher Rickshaw Stop, SF. www.rickshawstop.com.
Oct. 16 Dustin Wong Great American Music Hall, SF. www.slimspresents.com.
Oct. 17 CHVRCHES Fox Theater, Oakl. www.thefoxoakland.com.
Oct. 18 Robert Glasper Experiment SFJazz Center, SF. www.sfjazz.org.
Oct. 19 Treasure Island Music Festival: the forward-thinking two-day fest out on windswept Treasure Island includes Atoms for Peace, Beck, Major Lazer, Little Dragon, Animal Collective, James Blake, Holy Ghost!, Sleigh Bells, and more. Giraffage, and Antwon are the locals on the bill. Treasure Island, SF. www.treasureislandfestival.com.
Oct. 20 Goblin Warfield Theatre, SF. www.thewarfieldtheatre.com.
Oct. 21 Hunx & His Punx Chapel, SF. www.thechapelsf.com.
Oct. 22 Brian Wilson and Jeff Beck Paramount Theater, Oakl. www.paramounttheatre.com.
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