Tag Archives: Ken McCain

Earth, Wind & Fire play San Jose City National Civic

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Review+Photos by Ken McCain May 15, 2018 | San Jose, CA – The legendary group Earth, Wind & Fire made a stop on their latest tour and played the San Jose City National Civic. After a month of touring, last March ended with the group on a month-long break to chill and rest up for their latest jaunt across America. They ... Read More »

As The Crow Flies: A Murder at The Fox in Oakland, CA

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Review+Photos by Ken McCain May 11, 2018 | Oakland, CA –  First off, no one got hurt. In fact, everyone had a good time even while there was a murder upon the stage in Oakland. Yes, on the stage. Yet, there was no alarm. That’s because a “murder” is a group crows, and last Friday night a group of Crowes ... Read More »

Review: Durand Jones & The Indications at The Independent in San Francisco

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Review+Photos by Ken McCain March 29, 2018 | San Francisco, CA – On a warm, nearly full moonlit night in San Francisco, CA Durand Jones & The Indications stopped in at The Independent for a few hours. The soldout venue was packed full of young music fans along with some veterans, too. It was stimulating to witness this rebirth of ... Read More »

OK Go Takes the Stage at The Fillmore Auditorium in San Francisco

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Photos by Ken McCain November 2, 2017 | Fillmore, San Francisco, CA – Expect the unexpected is what I’ve been told when confronting a new challenge. I’ve taken this adage with me to deal with many situations, some difficult, some not. The situation last Thursday was not difficult, though, in fact, I’d been to hundreds of concerts since I was a ... Read More »

Review: Zac Brown Band Closes Out Shoreline Amphitheater’s Summer

Review+Photos by Ken McCain October 27, 2017 | Mountain View, CA –  As summer has drawn to an end, it’s brought the falling leaves and a chill to the air. The warm nights that we’ve enjoyed through the recent months are fleeting, and the outdoor concerts everywhere are taking their final curtains. The artists that have made their stops at the ... Read More »

Review: Silversun Pickups at the Catalyst Club in Santa Cruz, CA

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Review+Photos by Ken McCain October 21, 2017 | Santa Cruz, CA – A four-piece band from Southern California took to the stage of the Catalyst Club in Santa Cruz, CA last Saturday night. I honestly didn’t really know what to expect other than what friends had told me. They said I was in for a great show, and they were right. ... Read More »