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Penny Arcade’s Second Anniversary

Click to listen to our feature episode on The Dodos!

Billed as "A Semi-Acoustic Local Music Showcase," over the last two years Penny Arcade's monthly [...]

Record Club comes to SF

Poster Design By Kristin Cofer RC13A

Indie pop afficionados in the Sacramento area have a regular destination on Sundays, heading to the Press Club for shows presented by the folks [...]

By |June 11, 2007|Comments Off on Record Club comes to SF

Weekend Picks and Links: June 7th-10th

As always, you should check our Calendar for more dates, but here are this weekend's picks:

Thursday

- Low Red Land and Silian Rail at the Stork Club. You can [...]

By |June 7, 2007|Comments Off on Weekend Picks and Links: June 7th-10th

Hear The Bay Bridged on KALW’s Artery!

KALW 91.7FM is known for its eclectic local programming as well as its national public radio lineup, and one example of the former is Artery, an 8-minute arts and [...]

By |June 7, 2007|Comments Off on Hear The Bay Bridged on KALW’s Artery!

Moustache-a-Thon Celebration

Photo from 826 Valenica Mustache-a-thon

If you picked up on a trend of increased upper-lip hair over the past month, you were witnessing Moustache May, a time of charitable moustache [...]

By |June 4, 2007|Comments Off on Moustache-a-Thon Celebration

Dreamdate Today, Weekend Reading

Click to listen to our feature episode on Dreamdate!

Dreamdate

We've updated our Local Concert Calendar with all of the June shows by bands featured on [...]

By |June 1, 2007|Comments Off on Dreamdate Today, Weekend Reading

Magic Bullets CD Release Party Tuesday Night

San Francisco's Magic Bullets celebrate the release of their debut full-length a CHILD but in life yet a DOCTOR in love tomorrow night, with a show at Cafe du [...]

By |May 28, 2007|Comments Off on Magic Bullets CD Release Party Tuesday Night

MCMAF Show Review: Pillows and Roman Ruins @ The Make-Out Room

Photo by: Reid Williams

Truthfully, I had never seen Pillows play live until this show, despite being a huge fan of Two Step, an album I've been replaying since our [...]

By |May 23, 2007|Comments Off on MCMAF Show Review: Pillows and Roman Ruins @ The Make-Out Room

Cool Waves Festival III this Saturday

If you're at all a fan of post rock, shoegaze, space rock, slowcore, psych, ambient or dream pop music you really should check out Cool Waves, a web site [...]

By |May 23, 2007|Comments Off on Cool Waves Festival III this Saturday

The Death of a Party CD Release Party

The Death of a Party celebrate the release of their new full length album Thursday night at Bottom of the Hill. The CD, titled The Rise and Fall [...]

By |May 23, 2007|Comments Off on The Death of a Party CD Release Party

MCMAF Show Review: Black Fiction, Lemonade, The Fucking Ocean, Head Like a Kite @ 12 Galaxies

Saturday the 12th's bill at 12 Galaxies traversed the pop, punk, and electronic universes, but provided a good time for the many who swung through for part or all [...]

MCMAF Show Review: Port O’Brien and Andy Tisdall @ Hemlock Tavern

Port O Brien

For Port O'Brien, Saturday's set at the Hemlock Tavern served as both a homecoming and a farewell for a large and enthusiatic audience. The band's set [...]