by Gabe Meline
Bob Marley’s backup band plays ‘Exodus’ and ‘Uprising’ on consecutive nights. Aug 4-5 at the Independent.Los Van Van
Juan Formell and 14-piece orchestra a rich weave of Cuban and Caribbean soul. Aug 5-7 at Yoshi’s Oakland.Torche
Heavy-as-hell sludge metal from Miami; Big Business and Thrones open. Aug 6 at Slim’s.RX Bandits
Long-running unclassifiable SoCal four-piece on their “Farewell Tour.” Aug 7 at Regency Ballroom.Imelda May
Irish superstar channels Billie Holiday, PJ Harvey and Chrissie Hynde. Aug 9 at the Independent.
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