Slims San Francisco CA (Nightclub)


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Slims - Description

Opened in 1988 by legendary R&B artist Boz Scaggs, Slim's is a live music nightclub dedicated to providing the public with excellent service, a congenial atmosphere, good food & drinks, and the finest of American Roots Music--Blues, R&B, Cajun/Zydeco, Jazz, Alternative, and more.

Pollstar Magazine has voted Slim's the best nightclub in America five out of the last eleven years, and for the past two years Slim's was awarded Best Bar & Club by the readers of the San Francis...[more]

Upcoming Events

Foxy Shazam : The Gonzo Tour Flyer

Foxy Shazam The Gonzo Tour Foxy Shazam has never been good at following the rules, but the latest chapter in their rollercoaster tale is undoubtedly the most groundbreaking. Exploring musical territory only hinted at in previous releases, the band’s latest album GONZO depicts Foxy Shazam in their most penetrating and exposed form. It is at once...[more]

Zepparella Flyer

Zepparella Welcome to Zepparella, four women intent on bringing the passion, the beauty, the aggression, the musicality of Led Zeppelin alive. Zepparella explores their own improvised magic within the framework of Zeppelin’s mighty songs. For five years, the Zeppelin love has washed in waves out of the doors of the venues. Initial skeptics ha...[more]

The Venting Machine Flyer

Slim's presents The Venting Machine Gathered from the eclectic divergences of San Jose CA, Tracy CA, Houston TX, and Guatemala, TVM formed in the central valley of California in 2001 to ultimately become one of the most powerful and long-running local metal bands in the San Francisco bay area. Proud to call the birth place of thrash metal their...[more]

Rick Stevens & Love Power 2nd Year Anniversary Flyer

Dr. Rock and Latin Rock Inc presents Rick Stevens & Love Power 2nd Year Anniversary Rick has been singing since the age of four, and started his professional singing career as a teenager. Rick's soulful vocals helped put the Bay Area band Tower of Power on the charts in the early 1970s, with such songs as Sparkling in the Sand and fan favorit...[more]

Us The Duo Flyer

Us The Duo 3 years ago, two emerging solo artists from opposite sides of the country randomly collided, fell in love, and combined their talents to form Us The Duo. A few successful YouTube videos (23+ million views) encouraged these songwriters to write their own music together, leading them to produce their first self-titled album, Us. After i...[more]

La Gente Flyer

Slim's presents La Gente La Gente is a Bay Area based international recording group led by singer-songwriter Rafael Bustamante Sarria. The group has created their own unique multilingual blend of Reggae, Cumbia, Hip-Hop, Salsa, Rock, and World Music. They perform a high energy dance party and have cultivated a large, loyal and diverse following...[more]

Built To Spill Flyer

Built To Spill with Slam Dunk, The Warm Hair When Built To Spill wanted to find out what their music sounded like they locked themselves in Doug Martschs garage. Without a tentative conclusion or even a hypothesis the four members began to experiment. Their collaborative efforts lasted seasons and yielded dozens of hours of ADAT tape. The album Y...[more]

Built To Spill Flyer

Built To Spill with Slam Dunk, The Warm Hair When Built To Spill wanted to find out what their music sounded like they locked themselves in Doug Martschs garage. Without a tentative conclusion or even a hypothesis the four members began to experiment. Their collaborative efforts lasted seasons and yielded dozens of hours of ADAT tape. The album Y...[more]

Built To Spill Flyer

Built To Spill with Slam Dunk, The Warm Hair When Built To Spill wanted to find out what their music sounded like they locked themselves in Doug Martschs garage. Without a tentative conclusion or even a hypothesis the four members began to experiment. Their collaborative efforts lasted seasons and yielded dozens of hours of ADAT tape. The album Y...[more]

Balance and Composure Flyer

Slim's presents Balance and Composure Balance and Composure is an American post-hardcore band from Doylestown, Pennsylvania. They formed in the winter of 2007, after the break up of two local Doylestown bands. The band's music is often suggested having similarities to Sunny Day Real Estate, Circa Survive, and Nirvana. Their album, The Things ...[more]

Rixton Flyer

Rixton British Pop/Rock/R&B band Rixton made their US debut with Me And My Broken Heart EP on March 18. Following release, the music video for the title track and their first single premiered on MTV worldwide while the song has already cracked the Top 20 chart. Hailing from Manchester, UK foursome Rixton are lead singer and rhythm guitarist Jake...[more]

Wolf Hamlin & The Front Porch Drifters Flyer

Shelby Ash presents Wolf Hamlin & The Front Porch Drifters Wolf Hamlin Wolf Hamlin burst on to the national music scene in 2012 after appearing on American Idol season 11 and taking his smokey sweet voice on the road with his outlaw country band The Front Porch Drifters. Wolf, a Kansas boy, grew up working on engine blocks in his living room...[more]

Presidents of the United States of America Flyer

Presidents of the United States of America ...[more]

Whiplash Flyer

Whiplash Tony Portaro, legendary guitarist of WHIPLASH since 1984, leads the power-trio lineup of Dan "Loord" Foord and Dank DeLong - delivering performances of raw, adrenaline-fueled energy. London, England's "Loord" Foord takes the reigning seat on drums. Foord pounds the drums with mathematical precision. Formerly of SikTh, Foord has the p...[more]

Senses Fail - Let It Enfold You Tour Flyer

Senses Fail - Let It Enfold You Tour with No Bragging Rights, Knuckle Puck Senses Fail are a post-hardcore/alternative rock band formed in New Jersey in 2002. The band’s original lineup consisted of James “Buddy” Nielsen, Dan Trapp, Dave Miller, Garrett Zablocki, and Mike Glita. The band released their debut EP From The Depths Of Dreams with a li...[more]

The Band Of Heathens Flyer

The Band Of Heathens The Band of Heathens’ imposing reputation as a live act was reflected in their decision to launch their recording career with a pair of live albums, 2006’s Live From Momo’s and 2007’s CD/DVD Live at Antone’s. 2008 saw the release of an eponymous first studio effort, produced by iconic Texas troubadour Ray Wylie Hubbard. That...[more]

Andre Nickatina Flyer

Andre Nickatina Khan Mecca Tour Born and raised in the Fillmore District of San Francisco, Andre Nickatina has been a Hip-Hop/Rap luminary since the release of his critically acclaimed debut, "The New Jim Jones." A favorite at public venues and on college campuses, Andre Nickatina continues to sustain a loyal fan-base, while engaging new suppor...[more]

The Orwells with Skaters Flyer

The Orwells with Skaters The Orwells The Orwells are five guys from Chicago, IL, playing rock ‘n’ roll music with an unmatched ragged intensity. Cousins Mario Cuomo (vocals) and Dominic Corso (guitar), twins Grant (bass) and Henry Brinner (drums), and Matt O’Keefe (guitar) have been playing together since late 2009, when they were in 9th grad...[more]

Aaron Carter Flyer

Aaron Carter On November 7, 2011, Carter began starring in the Off-Broadway production of the world's longest running musical, The Fantasticks, at the Snapple Theater Center in New York City. Carter has been cast in the role of Matt, the play's central character. In January 2012, Carter was one of eight celebrities participating in the Food N...[more]

Moon Taxi Flyer

Moon Taxi Animal Syle Tour Presented By Ones To Watch With Skype For the members of Moon Taxi, their third album, Mountains Beaches Cities, represents the idea of exploration - searching both the world and themselves for new experiences. The Nashville rock group, who had honed in on a notably compelling aesthetic with their previous album Caba...[more]

Glass Animals Flyer

Glass Animals Glass Animals vocalist and songwriter David Bayley draws influence for both music and artwork from his involvement in the world of medicine and neuroscience (at just 22 yrs old, he has studied both) creating a sound with it's roots spread between the electronic and live instrumentation. The result is the warm, narcotic space betwee...[more]

Uncle Acid And The Deadbeats Flyer

Uncle Acid And The Deadbeats with Danava From humble beginnings in the witchy flat lands of Cambridgeshire, England, Uncle Acid & the Deadbeats have devolved into an international band of street creeps, burnouts and draft dodgers. Since unleashing the monumental, internationally feared and revered set of blood-curdling chainsaw anthems known as...[more]

Bahamas Flyer

Bahamas Afie Jurvanen isn’t from the Bahamas. He’s a Finnish-Canadian from Barrie – a working class town in rural Ontario. But his chosen epithet is fitting. Since 2009 he’s been making music under the name Bahamas – writing songs about sunsets, love affairs, and making out with crooked smiles. Through simple arrangements, he charts an escape ro...[more]

Burger Records Caravan Of Stars Featuring Together Pangea Flyer

Burger Records Caravan Of Stars Featuring Together Pangea with Mozes & The Firstborn The Memories AJ Davila & Terror Amor Together Pangea Together Pangea do rock ‘n’ roll as it was meant to be – raw, unpredictable, and probably dangerous, but also blazing with intelligence, emotion, and edgy experimentation. The Los Angeles-based trio m...[more]

Andrew Mcmahon In The Wilderness Flyer

Slim's Presents Andrew Mcmahon In The Wilderness Fall Tour 2014 + Junior Prom There is so much happening in the new world of Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness, but few things more important than the announcement of our fall tour. It's been some time since I have embarked on a proper headlining run and an even longer time since I have been out s...[more]

The Slackers Flyer

Slim's presents The Slackers One of the most notable bands to emerge out of the New York City ska revival scene of the 1990s, the Slackers smashed stereotypes of "Ska" as happy, uptempo, and shallow music, playing with an aggressive edge and exploring themes from the personal to the political. Since 1997, the band has been doing around 110 sh...[more]

Charli XCX Flyer

Charli XCX with Special Guests Elliphant Femme London-based singer/songwriter Charli XCX delivers a new video for her single, 'Boom Clap' off the highly anticipated The Fault in Our Stars: Music From the Motion Picture soundtrack. The 21 year-old, Charli XCX, is responsible for writing the current #1 smash single, 'Fancy' (with Iggy Azalea)...[more]

Pissed Jeans Flyer

Slim's Presents Pissed Jeans Age and four full-lengths haven't mellowed Pissed Jeans; they can still unleash a blare that will exfoliate your cochlea. Formed in Allentown, Pennsylvania, Pissed Jeans released Shallow, their first album, in 2005 on Parts Unknown Records. The band relocated to Philadelphia more than seven years ago, and Sub Pop re...[more]

The Matches Flyer

The Matches 10 Year Anniversary of E Von Dahl Killed The Locals Oakland, CA punk/pop/alternative band The Matches reform for the ten-year anniversary of the Epitaph Records release of their first album E. Von Dahl Killed the Locals, which garnered the band international attention. In addition to their subsequent two full length albums released ...[more]

Minus The Bear Flyer

Slim's Presents Minus The Bear Lost Loves & Beer Commercials 10 Year Anniversary Tour with Mansions Adventurous rock quintet Minus the Bear are finally following up their well-received 2008 acoustic EP Acoustics with a new full length LP titled Acoustics II. The new release features eight reimagined and elegantly pared down Minus the Bear sta...[more]

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Address: 333 - 11th Street @ Folsom Str
San Francisco CA US

Phone: 415-255-0333
Website: Slims
Age: 21+
Venue Type: Nightclubs