About Erika Delgado

Twee on the outside, emo on the inside. Not a white suburban male. Actual chicanx born in SF. Follow on twitter @abue1a
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    Review: Frances Quinlan made us cry and Barry Johnson was at the Chapel

Review: Frances Quinlan made us cry and Barry Johnson was at the Chapel

On January 13, 2016, Frances Quinlan of Hop Along and Barry Johnson of Joyce Manor did something they rarely do, play solo. This will always be remembered as the [...]

By |January 19, 2016|Comments Off on Review: Frances Quinlan made us cry and Barry Johnson was at the Chapel

Q&A: Try The Pie opens their doors to all that need a home

Photo by Walter Wlodarczyk

Out of all the Bay Area music projects I've found out about in 2015, South Bay's Try The Pie has to be one of the most meaningful [...]

By |January 14, 2016|Comments Off on Q&A: Try The Pie opens their doors to all that need a home
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    Barry Johnson & Frances Quinlan to play solo at The Chapel on Jan 13

Barry Johnson & Frances Quinlan to play solo at The Chapel on Jan 13

Whenever you are connected to the phrase “pop-punk” it’s harder to be taken seriously. I’ve seen Joyce Manor live a couple of times, twice when they were opening for [...]

By |January 8, 2016|Comments Off on Barry Johnson & Frances Quinlan to play solo at The Chapel on Jan 13

Tacocat is bringing their feminist sci-fi punk to SF

One of my Halloween costumes this year was Tacocat, so based on that, I think it's obvious that I am kind of obsessed. Laying on the floor, in too much [...]

By |December 2, 2015|Comments Off on Tacocat is bringing their feminist sci-fi punk to SF
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    Q&A: Tonopah & Kitchen Hips on touring, DIY, female musicians, and their new albums

Q&A: Tonopah & Kitchen Hips on touring, DIY, female musicians, and their new albums

Tonopah and Kitchen Hips are two ice cream devouring bands from LA that are going on a West Coast tour, and dropping down in the Bay Area twice along the way. Both [...]

By |November 30, 2015|Comments Off on Q&A: Tonopah & Kitchen Hips on touring, DIY, female musicians, and their new albums
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    Review: Drunk off Dopamine with BØRNS and Avid Dancer at The Independent

Review: Drunk off Dopamine with BØRNS and Avid Dancer at The Independent

BØRNS (photo: Ian Young)

On Sunday, November 22 BØRNS entranced a sold out crowd at The Independent. Garrett Borns, aka BØRNS, already has a widely agreed "instant classic" after only one album that [...]

By |November 24, 2015|Comments Off on Review: Drunk off Dopamine with BØRNS and Avid Dancer at The Independent
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    Darwin Deez releases ‘money’ new video, plays Rickshaw Stop on Nov. 24

Darwin Deez releases ‘money’ new video, plays Rickshaw Stop on Nov. 24

Back in 2009, I discovered New York City's Darwin Deez through a monthly online playlist that I had subscribed to. The moment "Bay Day" played the bouncy negativity had [...]

By |November 17, 2015|Comments Off on Darwin Deez releases ‘money’ new video, plays Rickshaw Stop on Nov. 24

Silver Shadows to play El Rio on Monday

If you have gone to El Rio on a Monday, then you already know it's one of the craziest nights to be there, because it's their classic $1 beer [...]

By |November 13, 2015|Comments Off on Silver Shadows to play El Rio on Monday

Eskimeaux will make everything O.K.

Have you been searching for a new band to blanket you in your thriving loss of emotional control and make everything O.K. for 35 minutes? Well, Eskimeaux's album O.K. is [...]

By |October 21, 2015|Comments Off on Eskimeaux will make everything O.K.
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    The Total Bettys are here to kidnap your feelings and put them in a song

The Total Bettys are here to kidnap your feelings and put them in a song

I first heard of The Total Bettys (SF) was thanks to my friends at The Sugar Bowl. They had made an 8tracks playlist and their track "No Kings" was the first song. [...]

By |October 19, 2015|1 Comment

TIMF Interview: Shamir, the 20-year-old killing the game

There are many musicians and bands playing at Treasure Island Music Festival, and all of them are worth knowing, but Shamir is the one you need to keep an [...]

By |October 15, 2015|Comments Off on TIMF Interview: Shamir, the 20-year-old killing the game

Cassette Store Day 2015 is this Saturday

As you may have noticed, cassettes are back. Burger Records are a major figure in indie and garage rock scene right now, while also truly being a cassette label. [...]

By |October 14, 2015|Comments Off on Cassette Store Day 2015 is this Saturday
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