From Friday 02/02 thru Sunday 02/04: Friday: Start out your weekend right by dancing to bhangra-infused hip hop with world renowned BBC DJ Bobby Friction at 111 Minna Gallery. It's for a worthy cause as all profits go to music education for under privileged children around the world. ... Also, critically acclaimed indie-rockers Of Montreal play at the Great American Music Hall Thursday thru Saturday.
Saturday: Anticon recording artist Dosh makes the kind of experimental jazz breaks with hints of indie rock that will unite the hip-hop headz with the hipsters at Bottom of the Hill. ... Ali Shaheed Muhammad of Tribe Called Quest will be taking us back into the heyday of hip-hop at Club Mighty. ... Portland folk artist M. Ward will be delivering his brand of folk- pop at Bimbo's. He has just been hitched to open up for Norah Jones so check him at a reasonable price while you can.
Sunday: Support the SF Bluegrass Festival with Mad Cow Stringband at 12 Galaxies after the Super Bowl. ... Local all girl psycho-billy band Thee Merry Widows will be playing at Café Du Nord. -- Oscar Medina