Sept. 15-22: Across the BridgeMenomena
Three dudes from Portland, two nights in SF, one fine new album. Sept. 15 at the Great American Music Hall.Nomeansno
Bellow-heavy, senior-citizen punk at its barraging, horrified best. Sept. 18 at the Bottom of the Hill.Kele
Bloc Party’s lead singer steps out with electronic-inflected solo career. Sept. 18 at Mezzanine.Melvins
An evening with tireless purveyors of howling buzz. Sept. 19 at Slim’s.The Charlatans
Charming UK popsters with new album “Who We Touch” play free in-store. Sept. 20 at Amoeba SF.Charles Lloyd New Quartet
With Jason Moran, Reuben Rogers and Eric Harland, Lloyd is unbeatable. Sept. 22-23 at Yoshi’s Oakland.More San Francisco events at www.sfstation.com.