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Video: Part Time – "I Won't Be Your Little Secret"

Rad things now and ahead for Part Time: a new video (above), the Saturday Night tape is out now on Burger Records, and David Speck's going to be touring [...]

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    Creators Project SF: free event featuring Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Antlers, Squarepusher, Zola Jesus and more

Creators Project SF: free event featuring Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Antlers, Squarepusher, Zola Jesus and more

Blending interactive art installations and live music, The Creators Project comes to Fort Mason on March 17 and 18 for two days of free events. Only Saturday the [...]

By |March 6, 2012|Comments Off on Creators Project SF: free event featuring Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Antlers, Squarepusher, Zola Jesus and more
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    Time and venue changed for free Oh Sees/!!! show tonight in Berkeley

Time and venue changed for free Oh Sees/!!! show tonight in Berkeley

So next week's Oh Sees show at The Independent is sold out, but you've got a chance to see them tonight with !!! on the UC Berkeley campus. [...]

By |March 2, 2012|Comments Off on Time and venue changed for free Oh Sees/!!! show tonight in Berkeley
  • Noise Pop 2012: Grimes @ Rickshaw Stop 2/22/12
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    Noise Pop 2012: Grimes, oOoOO, Born Gold, Yalls @ Rickshaw Stop 2/22/12

Noise Pop 2012: Grimes, oOoOO, Born Gold, Yalls @ Rickshaw Stop 2/22/12

Photos: Nicole L. Browner

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Wednesday night's Noise Pop show at the Rickshaw Stop should have been titled, "The Case for Live Electronica," as all four performers offered unique arguments [...]

By |February 24, 2012|Comments Off on Noise Pop 2012: Grimes, oOoOO, Born Gold, Yalls @ Rickshaw Stop 2/22/12

Noise Pop 2012: Saturday/Sunday Preview

Date: Saturday, February 25th and Sunday, February 26th

Number of Noise Pop Shows: 10 shows, 38 bands

Already Sold-Out: Hopefully you already got tickets if you wanted to see Surfer Blood's [...]

By |February 24, 2012|Comments Off on Noise Pop 2012: Saturday/Sunday Preview

Churches – "Feel Alright"

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Churches (Caleb Nichols and Pat Spurgeon) just released a new single, available, like the previous "Save Me," for a pay-what-you-want price. [...]

By |February 22, 2012|Comments Off on Churches – "Feel Alright"

On sale Friday: Nicolas Jaar at The Independent

Nicolas Jaar - "With Just Once Glance You"

Nicolas Jaar's debut album, Space Is Only Noise, was a wonderful collection of quiet electronic pop, so it's exciting that the New [...]

By |February 22, 2012|Comments Off on On sale Friday: Nicolas Jaar at The Independent

Video: Xiu Xiu – "Beauty Towne"

Xiu Xiu - "Beauty Towne"

From Xiu Xiu’s new album, Always, here's "Beauty Towne." The new album was produced by Greg Saunier of Deerhoof (who has produced several Xiu [...]

By |February 21, 2012|Comments Off on Video: Xiu Xiu – "Beauty Towne"

Ceremony – "Adult"

Ceremony – "Adult"

Here't s the latest leak from Ceremony's Zoo, which comes out on March 6th. The Rohnert Park hardcore band will be at Amoeba SF on 3/6 [...]

By |February 21, 2012|Comments Off on Ceremony – "Adult"
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    Video: The Mantles – "Brown Balloon" (currently unreleased)

Video: The Mantles – "Brown Balloon" (currently unreleased)

Here's a currently unreleased one from The Mantles, from their recent show at 1-2-3-4 Go! Records.

By |February 20, 2012|Comments Off on Video: The Mantles – "Brown Balloon" (currently unreleased)

Islands: Performing two shows at the Hotel Utah in March

I once saw Islands perform at Slim's, so fans should consider the opportunity to see the band at one of two Hotel Utah shows on March 13th (7pm, 10:15pm) [...]

By |February 16, 2012|Comments Off on Islands: Performing two shows at the Hotel Utah in March

Yalls – "Gave Away & Broke"

Here's a B-side from Yalls' new Fantasy 7". Grab this propulsive synth-pop jam above and then pre-order the single from Gold Robot.

By |February 16, 2012|Comments Off on Yalls – "Gave Away & Broke"