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Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: That Ghost, Azure Ray, Micachu & The Shapes

Thursday, July 16th - That Ghost @ Rickshaw Stop

That Ghost - "I Crossed Out the Options"

Santa Rosa's That Ghost just put out a new EP titled Get It and [...]

New from No One and The Nobodies – “Firefly”

No One and The Nobodies - "Firefly"

Here's a brand new exclusive song titled "Firefly" from SF garage-psych-pop band No One and The Nobodies, who are performing this Thursday at [...]

By |July 13, 2009|Comments Off on New from No One and The Nobodies – “Firefly”

Mission Creek: Free show this Saturday in McLaren Park

Bart Davenport - "Jon Jon"

There's a lot of great stuff happening as part of this year's Mission Creek Music Festival, but few can compete with the FREE show happening [...]

By |July 13, 2009|Comments Off on Mission Creek: Free show this Saturday in McLaren Park

The Ferocious Few at Bottom of the Hill

SF Station - The Ferocious Few from Fenny Kuo on Vimeo.

It was smart to show up early to The Blacks' CD release/breakup show last month, as I got my [...]

By |July 10, 2009|Comments Off on The Ferocious Few at Bottom of the Hill

Ticket Giveaway Wednesday (Part 2 of 2): Cracker, Tortoise, LUCE

You know the drill already...Plenty of great shows coming up and plenty of tickets to score!

Friday, July 10th - Cracker @ The Independent

David Lowery and Cracker head to The [...]

By |July 8, 2009|Comments Off on Ticket Giveaway Wednesday (Part 2 of 2): Cracker, Tortoise, LUCE

The Rural Alberta Advantage at Bottom of the Hill this Thursday

The Rural Alberta Advantage - "Frank, AB"

As I mentioned in the notes for this week's podcast, The Rural Alberta Advantage were a SXSW highlight, with an amazing set full [...]

By |July 8, 2009|Comments Off on The Rural Alberta Advantage at Bottom of the Hill this Thursday

A reconfigured Grand Lake headlines “OMFG Oakland”

Grand Lake - "Concrete Blonde On Blonde"

"OMFG Oakland!," indeed. The 2009 Mission Creek Music Festival kicks off this weekend with a couple of Oakland shows, before heading back [...]

By |July 7, 2009|Comments Off on A reconfigured Grand Lake headlines “OMFG Oakland”

Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Tall Men and Unclean Projectors

It's time for our weekly installment of Ticket Giveaway Wednesday. There are some great bands playing around the area - and you can see them for free!

Thursday, July [...]

By |July 1, 2009|Comments Off on Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Tall Men and Unclean Projectors

Details emerge on Girls’ Album

Girls - "Hellhole Ratrace"

Congrats to SF's Girls, whose debut full length album, er, Album, will be released September 22nd on True Panther Sounds in conjunction with the venerable Matador [...]

By |June 29, 2009|Comments Off on Details emerge on Girls’ Album

The Dodos announce Time to Die

The Dodos - "Fables" (from Pitchfork.tv)

Last week, The Dodos announced details surrounding their upcoming third album, including its ominous title, Time To Die. Word is that the band's [...]

By |June 22, 2009|Comments Off on The Dodos announce Time to Die

Sex, air, and rock and roll at the Independent (Win Tix!)

Clear out some space in the living room and find some time when nobody's around, because you should probably already have started training for the Bay Area regionals in [...]

By |June 19, 2009|Comments Off on Sex, air, and rock and roll at the Independent (Win Tix!)

The Blacks CD release at Rickshaw tonight

The Blacks - "Sunday Boys" (from Tiger Songs)

As we reported last month, San Francisco-New York trio The Blacks' final show is tonight at the Rickshaw Stop with The Red [...]

By |June 18, 2009|Comments Off on The Blacks CD release at Rickshaw tonight
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