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Phil Crumar and the Wonderfuls @ Makeout Room tonight

On his myspace page, singer/songwriter/rapper Phil Crumar lists Grandmaster Flash, Public Enemy, early Police (see "not nearly as creepy as Sting playing overlong by himself; see also "extremely tired [...]

By |October 22, 2009|Comments Off on Phil Crumar and the Wonderfuls @ Makeout Room tonight

Songwriter Sessions: Chantelle Tibbs

Songwriter Sessions is Bay Bridged contributor Chris DeMento's new series of of audio profiles with Bay Area singer-songwriters. In the first episode, Chris gets to know Chantelle Tibbs [...]

By |October 16, 2009|2 Comments

Chantelle Tibbs et al. headed to Great Northwest

Indie Abundance tour and bbq party at El Rio, at 1pm on August 30 in San Francisco, terminus, Seattle, WA.

With expertise spanning financial management, multi-instrumentalism and yoga training in [...]

By |August 27, 2009|2 Comments

maus haus @ Bottom of the Hill tomorrow night!

Never did review their 2008 LP (but wanted to), which comprises a lot of what they'll be playing tomorrow night, here goes, in brief:

On a scale of one to [...]

By |July 24, 2009|Comments Off on maus haus @ Bottom of the Hill tomorrow night!

Nnn. And Get Some: Emily Jane White and Miranda Lee Richards @ Du Nord from 7/20/09

not pictured here: singing cellist and singing violinist

Still hating yourself for abusing the ever available food-as-music trap in your journalism, Gus? Me too!

Have you ever had the Maple [...]

By |July 23, 2009|Comments Off on Nnn. And Get Some: Emily Jane White and Miranda Lee Richards @ Du Nord from 7/20/09

“Jesus on that mainline”: The Moondoggies at Rickshaw Tonight

Written by: Chris DeMento

Well, what about it? The Moondoggies' Don't Be a Stranger is truly bluesier than a lot of what gets called garage cuts these days, and I'm [...]

By |July 2, 2009|Comments Off on “Jesus on that mainline”: The Moondoggies at Rickshaw Tonight

Review: The Blacks @ The Rickshaw Stop, 6/18

Photos by: Julie Schuchard

Yes indie'd a sincere, sweaty performance out of your SF-based The Blacks. Also a CD release but yes, idie'd again (and proud of ourselves and clever [...]

By |June 22, 2009|Comments Off on Review: The Blacks @ The Rickshaw Stop, 6/18

We Be the Echo CD release at Hemlock this Friday (Updated with new mp3!)

We be the Echo - "Wilhelm Scream Dream Team"

Hey, yourself. We Be the Echo is throwing a CD release at Hemlock this Friday (9pm, $7) with the well [...]

By |June 17, 2009|Comments Off on We Be the Echo CD release at Hemlock this Friday (Updated with new mp3!)

Review: Manicato @ Cafe du Nord 6/13

I am not going to say much more about Manicato's performance this past Saturday (6/13) than can be seen here. The audience was certainly grooving, and this despite a [...]

By |June 16, 2009|Comments Off on Review: Manicato @ Cafe du Nord 6/13

Go See Manicato: This Saturday at Du Nord

Go see Israel Matos and his band Manicato at Cafe Du Nord this Saturday, June 13th. It's a mystery how their music is yet undiscovered to so many San [...]

The Airborne Toxic Event with The Henry Clay People and Rademacher @ The Bottom of the Hill, 2/13/09

The rhythm section of LA's own The Henry Clay People, Mike (drums) and Jonathan (bass), were all smiles out back after their set, having warmed up the stage quite [...]

By |February 20, 2009|4 Comments

Review: Wiretap Anniversary at Thee Parkside Oct. 19

This was an all-day affair at Thee Parkside, an old-hat venue for some of you, I'd imagine. I like a good and greasy dink, tho, and whenever a performer [...]

By |October 23, 2008|Comments Off on Review: Wiretap Anniversary at Thee Parkside Oct. 19
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