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San Francisco Examiner, The

San Francisco Examiner, The

26 articles

The Beatles: How the Frenzied, Furry Beatles Took Over England

Profile by Maureen Cleave, San Francisco Examiner, The, 2 February 1964

'We Are Our Friends, Pals And Buddies' ...

The Chipmunks: He Is Those Chipmunks

Interview by Maureen Cleave, San Francisco Examiner, The, 29 November 1964

Ross Bagdasarian's Electronic Creatures Are Vastly Real ...

Judy Garland: Circle Star Theater, San Carlos CA

Live Review by Philip Elwood, San Francisco Examiner, The, 2 September 1965

Judy's Electric, but Searching Evening ...

John Coltrane, Elvin Jones, McCoy Tyner: The John Coltrane Quartet: Jazz Workshop, San Francisco CA

Live Review by Philip Elwood, San Francisco Examiner, The, 15 September 1965

Coltrane, Jones Explode Together ...

The Beatles: Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (Capitol SMAS 2653)

Review by Philip Elwood, San Francisco Examiner, The, 3 June 1967

Last Respects to Beatles In an Album That Turns on ...

Tim Buckley, The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, The Sunshine Company, Brenton Wood: Tim Buckley, the Sunshine Company, the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band, Brenton Wood: The Circle Star, San Carlos CA

Live Review by Philip Elwood, San Francisco Examiner, The, 2 March 1968

"Rock and Roll '68" — Good Panorama of the Pop Scene ...

Buck Owens: Carousel Ballroom, San Francisco CA

Live Review by Philip Elwood, San Francisco Examiner, The, 11 March 1968

Exhilarating Time With Buck Owens ...

It's a Beautiful Day: New New Sounds

Interview by Philip Elwood, San Francisco Examiner, The, 30 June 1968

BRIGHTEST AND most compelling of the newer local modern music groups, and certainly the one with the most intriguing sounds and name is violinist David ...

Rahsaan Roland Kirk: Roland Kirk's Expanding World

Profile and Interview by Philip Elwood, San Francisco Examiner, The, 12 September 1968

MUCH OF Roland Kirk's life has been a dogmatic and frustrating crusade to make his listeners realize that the reason he plays two or three ...

Santana: Matrix, San Francisco CA

Live Review by Philip Elwood, San Francisco Examiner, The, 14 November 1968

Santana Band Up Close ...

The Beatles: The Beatles (Apple)

Review by Philip Elwood, San Francisco Examiner, The, 19 November 1968

Beatles' Latest-in a Plain Wrapper ...

Country Joe & The Fish, Led Zeppelin: Country Joe & the Fish, Led Zeppelin: Fillmore West, San Francisco CA

Live Review by Philip Elwood, San Francisco Examiner, The, 11 January 1969

Impressive New Rock Group ...

Charles Wright & The Watts 103rd St. Rhythm Band: Watts 103rd Street Band: Band May Be Wattless, but Powerful

Interview by Philip Elwood, San Francisco Examiner, The, 8 April 1969

WHAT'S THE magic ingredient that makes popular hit records? If anyone knew for sure he'd have a billion dollar industry rotating around him, at 45 ...

Ace of Cups, The Band, The Sons of Champlin: The Band, Sons of Champlin, Ace of Cups: Winterland, San Francisco SF

Live Review by Philip Elwood, San Francisco Examiner, The, 18 April 1969

The Band — Too Little, Too Late ...

Bobby Bland, Maxayn: Bobby "Blue" Bland, Paulette Parker: Basin Street West, San Francisco CA

Live Review by Philip Elwood, San Francisco Examiner, The, 3 December 1969

Bobby 'Blue' Bland Is Right On ...

Commander Cody: Cody's Airmen On the Way Up

Profile and Interview by Philip Elwood, San Francisco Examiner, The, 15 December 1969

THE NATIONAL pop music compass needle has been pointing toward Nashville for over a year and now it is digging into the past of country-and-western ...

Terry Riley: A Rainbow in Curved Air (Columbia 7315)

Review by Philip Elwood, San Francisco Examiner, The, 24 December 1969

THE WONDERFUL San Franciscan with the strange sounds, Terry Riley, has a second LP out, A Rainbow in Curved Air (Columbia 7315). ...

Miles Davis, Grateful Dead: Grateful Dead, Miles Davis: Fillmore West, San Francisco CA

Live Review by Philip Elwood, San Francisco Examiner, The, 10 April 1970

Miles' Marvelous Montage ...

Jerry Garcia, Merl Saunders: Dead Leader Who Is Very Much Alive

Report and Interview by Philip Elwood, San Francisco Examiner, The, 11 January 1971

JERRY GARCIA is the principal power plant and instrumental, as well as inspirational, leader of San Francisco's oldest continuing rock band, the Grateful Dead. ...

The Rolling Stones, Stevie Wonder: Rolling Stones, Stevie Wonder: Winterland, San Francisco CA

Live Review by Philip Elwood, San Francisco Examiner, The, 7 June 1972

Rolling, Rocking Stones Gather No Moss ...

Jimmy Reed: A Chicago blues great dead at 50

Obituary by Philip Elwood, San Francisco Examiner, The, 31 August 1976

JIMMY REED, one of the great Chicago blues artists, died early yesterday morning in Oakland. He had been playing club engagements throughout Northern California in ...

Cab Calloway: Of Minnie the Moocher and a Cab with ciass

Profile and Interview by Philip Elwood, San Francisco Examiner, The, 6 September 1976

CAB CALLOWAY, sharp, nimble, full of stories and laughs, moved through the noontime crowd at the Washington Square Bar and Grill and onto the sundrenched ...

Sylvester: Old Waldorf, San Francisco CA

Live Review by Philip Elwood, San Francisco Examiner, The, 21 July 1977

Sylvester: A turn in the right direction ...

Crystal Gayle: She's more than a little sister

Interview by Philip Elwood, San Francisco Examiner, The, 17 September 1977

OVER THE last few years, as her own star has been rising high over the country music scene, singer Crystal Gayle has learned to live ...

Sex Pistols: The Sex Pistols: Winterland, San Francisco CA

Live Review by Philip Elwood, San Francisco Examiner, The, 16 January 1978

Sex Pistols end U.S. offensive bored but richer ...

The Bee Gees: Disco: They said the same things about the Tango

Comment by Philip Elwood, San Francisco Examiner, The, 7 April 1978

"These new dances never lost their original reason for being — passion!" "If couples dancing these new steps could see themselves, especially from the rear, they ...

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