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    SYML shares new single “Clean Eyes” with his sights set on debut album

SYML shares new single “Clean Eyes” with his sights set on debut album

Washington artist Brian Fennell, whose solo project goes by the name SYML, admits he has the “ugly trait” of being cynical while his wife holds a brighter outlook.

SYML sings [...]

By |October 16, 2018|0 Comments

Radkey rocks through the bond of brotherhood

Photo by Matt Radke

Radkey has been a rock band since 2010 and a band of brothers for life.

The three homeschooled Radke siblings grew up in St. Joseph, Missouri, listening [...]

By |September 26, 2018|Comments Off on Radkey rocks through the bond of brotherhood
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    Trashcan Sinatras serve generous portions of ‘Cake’ on new tour

Trashcan Sinatras serve generous portions of ‘Cake’ on new tour

(photo: Mort Shuman)

The Scottish progressive pop band Trashcan Sinatras are playing their first two records in their entirety during the One Night, Two Albums tour.

It may sound like a [...]

By |June 21, 2018|Comments Off on Trashcan Sinatras serve generous portions of ‘Cake’ on new tour

Giveaway: Damien Jurado returns to San Francisco

 (photo: Elise Tyler)

During his 23-year career, Seattle singer-songwriter Damien Jurado has crafted a distinguished catalog of a dozen albums and about 15 EPs. Jurado has earned critical acclaim for [...]

By |May 25, 2018|Comments Off on Giveaway: Damien Jurado returns to San Francisco

Planet Booty and TWRP unite for a “Tactile Sensation”

Planet Booty and TWRP
Planet Booty of Oakland and TWRP of Toronto are musical compadres.

The East Bay trio and the Canadian foursome first met in June 2017 when Planet Booty [...]

By |May 21, 2018|1 Comment
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    Faustina Masigat creates folk ballads from heartbreak, returns to Bay Area

Faustina Masigat creates folk ballads from heartbreak, returns to Bay Area

Faustina Masigat’s self-titled debut album was born from emotional and artistic struggles.

The Portland singer-songwriter was heartbroken by the end of a relationship and stifled by her traditional musical studies. [...]

By |April 23, 2018|Comments Off on Faustina Masigat creates folk ballads from heartbreak, returns to Bay Area
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    Review: A rockin’ stroll down sentimental street with Night Ranger

Review: A rockin’ stroll down sentimental street with Night Ranger

Night Ranger (photo: Carla Bova)

Night Ranger put on a show of past-meets-present perfection at the Fillmore in San Francisco.

The Bay Area rock and roll band opened with “Somehow Someway,” the [...]

By |April 10, 2018|2 Comments
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    Airbnb adds intimate concerts at unique venues to its range of experiences

Airbnb adds intimate concerts at unique venues to its range of experiences

Sol Development performs Airbnb Concert hosted by Zoo Labs of Oakland

Since its inception 10 years ago, Airbnb has changed the face of lodging, offering  4.5 million listings for short-term rent [...]

By |March 27, 2018|Comments Off on Airbnb adds intimate concerts at unique venues to its range of experiences
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    Hollie Cook sits atop tropical pop with a Sex Pistols pedigree

Hollie Cook sits atop tropical pop with a Sex Pistols pedigree

(photo: Ollie Grove)

British singer-songwriter Hollie Cook grew up in a musical family and kept the company of rockers and pop stars. Amid her storied exposure to musical luminaries, Cook [...]

By |March 23, 2018|Comments Off on Hollie Cook sits atop tropical pop with a Sex Pistols pedigree

They Might Be Giants might actually be giants

Photo by Shervin Lainez

When it comes to sheer productivity, diversity of projects, and embracing innovation, there is no doubt that They Might Be Giants is a giant among bands.

John Linnell and [...]

By |February 28, 2018|Comments Off on They Might Be Giants might actually be giants
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    Review: Original members of Bananarama perform for the first time ever in San Francisco

Review: Original members of Bananarama perform for the first time ever in San Francisco

Even though the female British pop trio Bananarama formed in 1981, the band’s founding members have never toured together until now.

Sara Dallin, Keren Woodward, and Siobhan Fahey had multiple [...]

By |February 23, 2018|Comments Off on Review: Original members of Bananarama perform for the first time ever in San Francisco
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    Joshua McClain shares his journey with the cello as his voice

Joshua McClain shares his journey with the cello as his voice

Oakland avant-rock cellist and composer Joshua McClain left his fast-paced, senior-level tech job to spend a month in the Amazon jungle, where he worked with shamans and participated in [...]

By |February 14, 2018|Comments Off on Joshua McClain shares his journey with the cello as his voice
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