Kahley Avalon Emerson
Sweater-Funk-Mosphere & Direct Current
Elbo Room and SUB/Mission
Saturday, Dec. 30 2012
Better than: Staying in one place all night. Or staying at home for that matter.
The Mission was alive by...
Kahley Avalon EmersonTwo-thousand-twelve was an especially good year for electronic dance music in the Bay Area. Local club culture is experiencing a full-on renaissance that's bringing a whole new group...
Kahley Avalon EmersonSunset and Public Works present Moodymann
Friday, Nov. 30, 2012
Better than: Valentine's Day 2010, Moodymann's unfortunately aborted last appearance in San Francisco.
"It was 1981, we wasn't playing no...
Kahley Avalon EmersonFace and Public Works present DJ Harvey
Friday, Nov. 2, 2012
Better than: No better than, that would be unfair.
The volume levels dipped and the club went dark; only...
Hawa ArsalaLights Down Low presents L-Vis 1990, SFV Acid, Urulu
Friday, Oct. 26, 2012
Better than: The book I read afterwards, which featured grotesque images of a dead animal/machine hybrid called the...
Kahley Avalon EmersonHoney Soundsystem presents a Tribute to Patrick Cowley with Daniel Wang
Oct. 21, 2012
Better than: It's hard to compare, honestly.
The "golden age of San Francisco dance music" is...