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The Fox Theater

Magik*Magik Orchestra and Bay Area Greats Put On Benefit for 'Magik for Kids'

Adam Rutkowski | Posted 04.06.2014 | San Francisco
Adam Rutkowski

Take a look at some shots from Friday night's performance of Magik*Magik Orchestra with some local legends.

Alt-J Tessellates at the Fox, Woos Everyone

Brian Holton Henderson | Posted 11.13.2013 | Entertainment
Brian Holton Henderson

The humble soar of Alt-J's harmonies, the pick and pluck of their eerie lyrics, their crashing synth and well-paired acoustic arpeggios are suited perfectly to the west coast in winter.

Rebirth: A New Musical Brings the Talented Lynn Whitfield and 'Nephew Tommy' Miles to the Stage

Akoshia Yoba | Posted 07.02.2013 | Arts
Akoshia Yoba

Set in the year 2156, Jackson's theatrical production fast forwards us into a future where freedom and the power to choose for oneself have been obliterated by cataclysmic world events.

Lauryn Hill and Nas Take Fans Back to the Golden Era

SF Critic | Posted 01.21.2013 | San Francisco
SF Critic

Hip hop legends Nas and Lauryn Hill brought the Fox Theater to life on Monday night. As the lights dimmed, fans had no idea what they were in store for: two of the greatest '90s hip hop acts coming back to shine.

Photos: Grizzly Bear at the Fox Theater in Oakland

SF Critic | Posted 12.12.2012 | San Francisco
SF Critic

Visually, Grizzly Bear looked right at home; however, this was Grizzly's first time (forgive me) occupying Oakland. They dove right in with new tracks from their critically acclaimed Shields.

Here to Stay: New Order at the Fox Theater, Oakland

Kayley Kravitz | Posted 12.09.2012 | San Francisco
Kayley Kravitz

Filing out of the Fox Theater into the cool Oakland night air, I knew that I had just witnessed part of history -- an iconic group playing songs loved by millions and paying a tasteful tribute to their post-punk beginnings.

Animal Collective Live Review at the Fox Theater

SF Critic | Posted 11.24.2012 | San Francisco
SF Critic

Animal Collective's performance Friday night at the Fox Theater in Oakland was a bit of a carnival. The band's constantly developing style is also happening in their live set, moving towards a more accessible (even if unfamiliar) show.

Natalie Merchant a Disappointment in Concert

Dr. Jim Taylor | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Dr. Jim Taylor

Natalie Merchant is undoubtedly a tremendous songwriting talent with a extraordinary voice. But as far as her concerts go, she has lost this fan and customer forever.