628 Divisadero has been showcasing live music in San Francisco for over 30 years. The Half Note, Vis Club, Kennel Club and Justice League have all shared the same address. The Independent is the latest incarnation of one of the city’s most diverse live rooms. Since its inception in February 2004, many of today’s best known and emerging artists have graced The Independent’s stage.
The Independent is proud to be part of the burgeoning growth and improvement of the NOPA district around Divisadero, now home to some of the best restaurants and shops in San Francisco. With a continuous schedule of new and diverse performers on stage, The Independent plays a vital role in San Francisco’s storied live music past, present and future.