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John Vanderslice’s Emerald City

Photo By: Autumn de Wilde

John Vanderslice seems to be simultaneously the most successful indie musician in San Francisco today as well as the most respected, and he has a [...]

By |July 23, 2007|Comments Off on John Vanderslice’s Emerald City

Mandrake’s Featherweight release party

Click to listen to our feature episode on Mandrake!

Last August, we spoke with Mandrake, an Oakland foursome who create a unique sound out of [...]

By |July 23, 2007|Comments Off on Mandrake’s Featherweight release party

Weekend Picks: July 19th-22nd

Rubies (Photo by Danielle Rubi)Wow, it's a packed weekend. Get out and see some music!

Thursday

- Form & Fate and Parker Street Cinema at the Hemlock Tavern, with Cloud [...]

By |July 19, 2007|Comments Off on Weekend Picks: July 19th-22nd

The Lovemakers’ CD Release Party this Saturday

Although their new EP Misery Loves Company doesn't hit stores until next Tuesday, The Lovemakers are celebrating the release this Saturday at the always-swanky Bimbo's. We got a [...]

By |July 18, 2007|Comments Off on The Lovemakers’ CD Release Party this Saturday

Episode 73: Monthly Mix for July 2007

Thee More Shallows

This week's podcast episode features eight songs, all from new or recently released CDs by some great Bay Area bands:

We kick off the episode with a song [...]

By |July 17, 2007|Comments Off on Episode 73: Monthly Mix for July 2007

Early this week

Campo Bravo

Some early week notes:

- The benefit for Roisin Isner, the Tinkture drummer who was severly injured by an exploding firework on the Fourth of July, is tonight at [...]

By |July 16, 2007|Comments Off on Early this week

Asian Man Records’ 11th Anniversary

Indie record labels come and go, so when one's been around for eleven years it's cause to celebrate, especially when it's one with as strong a Bay Area history [...]

Weekend Picks and Links: July 13th-15th

Magic Bulletsphoto by jordan fraker

Friday:

- Release party for The Bay Bridged, Volume 1 at Thee Parkside! There are, as usual, a bunch of great concerts tonight, but we'd [...]

By |July 13, 2007|Comments Off on Weekend Picks and Links: July 13th-15th

The Makes Nice free show Sunday

Click to listen to our Monthly Mix for January 2007 featuring The Makes Nice!

If you're looking for a way to shake that sense of [...]

By |July 11, 2007|Comments Off on The Makes Nice free show Sunday

A Humboldt music showcase

The Ian Fays

Click to listen to our feature episode on The Ian Fays!

Before they moved to San Francisco, The Ian Fays were members of [...]

By |July 11, 2007|Comments Off on A Humboldt music showcase

Loquat and The Rondo Brothers

LoquatSan Francisco indie-poppers Loquat emerge from the studio to play a rare show this Saturday night at the Independent. The band won critical accolades and radio attention for [...]

By |July 9, 2007|Comments Off on Loquat and The Rondo Brothers

Benefit for Roisin Isner Monday, July 16th

Roisin IsnerBy now, you have likely heard about the tragic injury suffered on July 4th by Roisin Isner, a 17-year-old San Francisco resident known to many within the music [...]

By |July 9, 2007|Comments Off on Benefit for Roisin Isner Monday, July 16th