Welcome to the official home of SOUNDWAVES XMAS 2019, “the all-star live music giveback celebration 30 years in the making!”
Hosted by Chasta, Dennis Willis and Steven Kirk, with first-time co-hosts Gianna Franco (KPIX) and Arthur Ballesteros (KFOG).
Produced in partnership with 107.7 The Bone, the 30th annual edition unfolds in the celebrated radio lounge in the Cumulus building in San Francisco, with other live performances happening at the Longboard Margarita Bar in Pacifica.
Exclusive performances by The Sam Chase, Danny & Essence, Forest Sun, Frantic Romantic, Dave Friday Band, Matthew Hansen, Morris Knight, Lola Kristine, Pamela Parker, State Line Empire, the debut performance from Royal Rebels, and the music video premiere from Handsome Young Ladies.
Featuring appearances from TV and radio personalities Dan Ashley (KGO-TV), The Bone’s Zakk, Lamont & Tonelli, and Baby Huey; KNBR’s Murph & Mac, KCBS’s Peter Finch, John Stanley (Creature Features), musicians Scott Mickelson and Ken Newman (Blanket the Homeless), and Soundwaves radio hosts Intern Steve (It’s a 90s Thing) and DJ Bear (PopOff!).
Nonprofits supported include Metallica’s All Within My Hands foundation, Blanket the Homeless, St. Jude, the San Francisco Firefighters Toy Program, Blue Bear School of Music, Rock the CASA, the Do It For the Love Foundation, Giants Community Fund, ARF, Matthew 25, and Hospice East Bay.
Watch and share all of the highlights, performances and nonprofit spotlights.