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Music, All Shook Down Quinn DeVeaux: The Bluesy Traveler

Quinn DeVeaux: The Bluesy Traveler

Quinn DeVeaux uses his bluesy, soulful voice to channel the vibes of Ray Charles, Bo Diddley, and Chuck Berry in what many would consider neo-soul or neo-gospel, but if you ask DeVeaux, it’s just “timeless music.” DeVeaux actually found his…
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Music, All Shook Down Bear Lincoln Leads a Funk "Revival"

Bear Lincoln Leads a Funk "Revival"

East Bay funk masters Bear Lincoln have flexed their muscles on a new release and are throwing a party to celebrate. Bare Lincoln, which features the infectious "Revival," builds on the bands' previous recordings and conveys the inexhaustible atmosphere of…
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Music, Hear This Quinn DeVeaux: Show Preview

Quinn DeVeaux: Show Preview

Woe to those who've no room in their souls for soul — the old-school, good-feelin'-bad kind of music in which San Francisco's Quinn DeVeaux specializes. His songs come across like a '63 T-Bird gliding down the street: big, resplendent, and…
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Music, Hear This Two Gallants: Show Preview

Two Gallants: Show Preview

We have an embarrassment of outdoor music events in San Francisco, and yet there's always room for more, right? That's what the organizers of this weekend's free 20th Street Block Party are hoping, and for good reason. The party's music…
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Music, All Shook Down Noise Pop Announces Free Foodie Block Party With Two Gallants and Mac DeMarco

Noise Pop Announces Free Foodie Block Party With Two Gallants and Mac DeMarco

So Noise Pop is doing another food- and music-pairing party this year (anyone remember Noisette last year?) but with a few twists: This time it'll be an outdoor block party on 20th Street; the bands performing are Two Gallants, Mac…
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Music, All Shook Down S.F.'s Meklit Hadero and Quinn DeVeaux Give Arcade Fire's "Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels)" a New Intimacy

S.F.'s Meklit Hadero and Quinn DeVeaux Give Arcade Fire's "Neighborhood #1 (Tunnels)" a New Intimacy

Ethiopian-born S.F. singer (and NPR favorite) Meklit Hadero and soul/bluesman (and SF Weekly favorite) Quinn DeVeaux are working on a new covers album slotted for release next January. Their project began with a live acapella take on Sam Cooke's…
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Music, Hear This Quinn Deveaux and the Blue Beat Revue: Show Preview

Quinn Deveaux and the Blue Beat Revue: Show Preview

He calls his music "blue beat." But what comes out when Quinn Deveaux hits the mic might as well just be called joy. The Indiana native distills decades of American blues, country, soul, and gospel into a funky sound that…
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Music, All Shook Down Music Links: San Francisco's Problem with Live Music, Kreayshawn at Thrift Town, and More

Music Links: San Francisco's Problem with Live Music, Kreayshawn at Thrift Town, and More

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Calendar, Night&Day What Did She Just Say?

What Did She Just Say?

The Cat's Pajamas has been a variety show curated and emceed by a hurricane named Ginger Murray. This editor of Whore! magazine, classic hot bartender, and homegrown intellectual is, frankly, a danger to sloppy thinking even as her skirts are…
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Calendar, Night&Day Pete Devine Is a Blowhard

Pete Devine Is a Blowhard

Doctor, put down that ether vaporizer and give us another shot of "party music for hard times" — make it a double, and don't be stingy. Taking the old-timey revival up another notch, Devine's Jug Band's new album, Terrible Operation…
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Calendar, Night&Day Kind of Blue

Kind of Blue

We've admired Quinn DeVeaux's music for years, whether he's in a hot-jazz New Orleans getup sweating the hipsters, scraping hearts raw with his extra-old-fashioned blues getup, or just calling out his own songs alone onstage but for a very beautiful…
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