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Tuesday: Spencey Dude & the Doodles at 1-2-3-4 Go!

Spencey Dude & the Doodles - "Flirting"

Local garage poppers Spencey Dude & the Doodles are performing their first show in months at 1-2-3-4 Go! Records on Tuesday, January 24th [...]

By |January 23, 2012|Comments Off on Tuesday: Spencey Dude & the Doodles at 1-2-3-4 Go!

Mark Matos & Os Beaches to release 'Coyote and the Crosser'

In March, local psych-rock mystic Mark Matos will release his second album with Mark Matos & Os Beaches, Coyote and the Crosser. Matos calls the new record a [...]

By |January 23, 2012|Comments Off on Mark Matos & Os Beaches to release 'Coyote and the Crosser'

Video: Mwahaha – "Rainbow Diamond"

Check out Mwahaha's vibrant video for "Rainbow Diamond," from the band's self-titled debut LP, which you can stream below. Mwahaha is performing tonight at The New Parish, and [...]

By |January 20, 2012|Comments Off on Video: Mwahaha – "Rainbow Diamond"

Video: Dominant Legs – "Make Time For The Boy"

Dominant Legs' latest video comes a few weeks before the band tours the West Coast with Eleanor Friedberger. That pairing comes to The Independent on February 4th (8:30pm, [...]

By |January 13, 2012|Comments Off on Video: Dominant Legs – "Make Time For The Boy"
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    Noise Pop 20: Flaming Lips, Class Actress, Bob Mould, more great additions

Noise Pop 20: Flaming Lips, Class Actress, Bob Mould, more great additions

The show calendar for Noise Pop 20 has fleshed out nicely. Recent additions include a pre-party with Class Actress at the Academy of Sciences, The Flaming Lips playing [...]

By |January 12, 2012|Comments Off on Noise Pop 20: Flaming Lips, Class Actress, Bob Mould, more great additions

Jeff Mangum. Fox Theater. Tickets on sale today.

We've been grumbling for a while now about the lack of news about West Coast dates from Neutral Milk Hotel leader Jeff Mangum, whose return to live performances had [...]

By |January 12, 2012|Comments Off on Jeff Mangum. Fox Theater. Tickets on sale today.
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    Jonathan Toubin benefit on 1/18/12: Ty Segall, Shannon and the Clams and more to perform

Jonathan Toubin benefit on 1/18/12: Ty Segall, Shannon and the Clams and more to perform

New York Night Train's Jonathan Toubin was seriously injured in Portland last month, when a cab burst through his ground floor hotel room wall and ran him over. While [...]

By |January 11, 2012|Comments Off on Jonathan Toubin benefit on 1/18/12: Ty Segall, Shannon and the Clams and more to perform

SorryEverAfter – "Constellations" / "Honey Girl"

SorryEverAfter is a supercharged power pop quartet whose members spent time in Sassy!!!, Fabulous Disaster, 28th Day, and MDC. The new group's debut EP, Meet Us When the [...]

By |January 11, 2012|Comments Off on SorryEverAfter – "Constellations" / "Honey Girl"

The Tambo Rays – "Lost Beach"

Here's a hazy new track from locals The Tambo Rays, who will be performing with Violet Hour, and The Symbolick Jews this Wednesday night at the Brick & Mortar [...]

By |January 10, 2012|Comments Off on The Tambo Rays – "Lost Beach"
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    An awesome poster for Silian Rail and MINOT at the Hemlock Tavern, 1/13/12

An awesome poster for Silian Rail and MINOT at the Hemlock Tavern, 1/13/12

Check out this awesome poster for Silian Rail and MINOT (ex-From Monument to Mass) at the Hemlock Tavern on January 13th. They'll be joined by Reno's Elephant Rifle. [...]

By |January 9, 2012|Comments Off on An awesome poster for Silian Rail and MINOT at the Hemlock Tavern, 1/13/12

The Mallard – "I Listen to Lyrics Last" / "Vines"

I listen to Lyrics Last by The Mallard

That The Mallard's Yes On Blood is coming out on Castle Face Records is reason enough [...]

By |January 9, 2012|Comments Off on The Mallard – "I Listen to Lyrics Last" / "Vines"

Donovan Quinn – "Shadow on the Stone"

Donovan Quinn - "Shadow on the Stone"

Donovan Quinn is one-half of Skygreen Leopards, but he's also a talented solo artist who has previously released two strong albums. His [...]

By |January 6, 2012|Comments Off on Donovan Quinn – "Shadow on the Stone"