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  • Planes of Satori
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    Planes of Satori releases eponymous LP on Germany’s Who Can You Trust? Records

Planes of Satori releases eponymous LP on Germany’s Who Can You Trust? Records

 
On Planes of Satori’s Facebook page, the Oakland-based quartet lists their joint interests as "enhancing perception, space, the future," and they all describe their music as "pure light and [...]

By |February 23, 2015|Comments Off on Planes of Satori releases eponymous LP on Germany’s Who Can You Trust? Records

Get To Know: Phosphene

 
Oakland indie rock outfit Phosphene released its self-titled debut last summer, an LP recorded and mixed at San Francisco's Tiny Telephone Recording. Just a few months following that album, [...]

By |February 23, 2015|Comments Off on Get To Know: Phosphene
  • Noise Pop NightLife
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    Giveaway: Noise Pop NightLife with !!! DJs, Dawn Golden, and more

Giveaway: Noise Pop NightLife with !!! DJs, Dawn Golden, and more

 
In case you've been living under a rock, you know that Noise Pop starts this weekend. In fact, everything kicks off TOMORROW NIGHT when Noise Pop takes over NightLife [...]

By |February 18, 2015|Comments Off on Giveaway: Noise Pop NightLife with !!! DJs, Dawn Golden, and more
  • Mikal Cronin, 'MCIII'
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    Best of the Rest – January 2015 (Mikal Cronin, Geographer, Sonny & the Sunsets, & more)

Best of the Rest – January 2015 (Mikal Cronin, Geographer, Sonny & the Sunsets, & more)

 
Every month, our editors hear lots of great new music, at shows around the Bay, exploring the far reaches of the Interwebs, and sifting through the veritable deluge of [...]

By |January 30, 2015|Comments Off on Best of the Rest – January 2015 (Mikal Cronin, Geographer, Sonny & the Sunsets, & more)
  • The Vaselines
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    The Vaselines play the Independent tomorrow night, touring in support of new LP

The Vaselines play the Independent tomorrow night, touring in support of new LP

Like many music fans my age, I first heard about The Vaselines thanks to Kurt Cobain. The Glaswegians, headed by the duo of Eugene Kelly and Frances McKee, released [...]

By |January 26, 2015|Comments Off on The Vaselines play the Independent tomorrow night, touring in support of new LP
  • Records Collecting Dust
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    Records Collecting Dust documentary playing in Oakland and SF

Records Collecting Dust documentary playing in Oakland and SF

Who doesn't like sifting through their record collection (large or small), uncovering old favorites or forgotten gems and giving them another spin on the turntable? And who wouldn't love [...]

By |January 23, 2015|Comments Off on Records Collecting Dust documentary playing in Oakland and SF

Giveaway: WATERS & Hot Flash Heat Wave at The Independent

As they ready for the release of their new record, Bay Area rising stars WATERS kicked off a brief West Coast tour this week with shows in San Diego [...]

By |January 23, 2015|Comments Off on Giveaway: WATERS & Hot Flash Heat Wave at The Independent
  • The Tropics, Take You Home
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    The Tropics talk Noise Pop, “Take You Home”, and horns (that’s right—horns)

The Tropics talk Noise Pop, “Take You Home”, and horns (that’s right—horns)

Indie popsters The Tropics have been one of the most buzzworthy local acts in recent months with the release of their brilliant Wind House EP last October. Riding the [...]

By |January 15, 2015|Comments Off on The Tropics talk Noise Pop, “Take You Home”, and horns (that’s right—horns)
  • Noise Pop 2015
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    Noise Pop adds Best Coast, Flight Facilities, James Vincent McMorrow, and more!

Noise Pop adds Best Coast, Flight Facilities, James Vincent McMorrow, and more!

Noise Pop continues to gear up for the 23rd iteration of the famed festival, coming to you February 20 through March 1, and they're not just printing programs and [...]

By |January 14, 2015|Comments Off on Noise Pop adds Best Coast, Flight Facilities, James Vincent McMorrow, and more!
  • William Ryan Fritch
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    Listen to “In Denial”, new track off William Ryan Fritch’s forthcoming Revisionist

Listen to “In Denial”, new track off William Ryan Fritch’s forthcoming Revisionist

William Ryan Fritch’s seemingly never-ending onslaught of releases for Leave Me Sessions subscription series continues with a new LP entitled Revisionist, due February 10 via Lost Tribe Sound. In [...]

By |January 9, 2015|Comments Off on Listen to “In Denial”, new track off William Ryan Fritch’s forthcoming Revisionist
  • O Presidente
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    Stream O Presidente’s sophomore full length Crazy Swells; album release party Saturday at Bottom of the Hill

Stream O Presidente’s sophomore full length Crazy Swells; album release party Saturday at Bottom of the Hill

Almost two years after returning to the Bay Area following graduation from Wesleyan University, the members of O Presidente are back with their second full length album, a nine-track [...]

By |January 8, 2015|Comments Off on Stream O Presidente’s sophomore full length Crazy Swells; album release party Saturday at Bottom of the Hill
  • Lee Bob & The Truth, "I Won't Let The Hate In"
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    Lee Bob & The Truth – “Let The Hate In (I Won’t)” b/w “Every 28 Hrs In America (Silent Night)”

Lee Bob & The Truth – “Let The Hate In (I Won’t)” b/w “Every 28 Hrs In America (Silent Night)”

The recent grand jury decisions not to prosecute white police officers accused of killing unarmed black men in Ferguson and Staten Island shocked a large portion of the country, [...]

By |January 7, 2015|Comments Off on Lee Bob & The Truth – “Let The Hate In (I Won’t)” b/w “Every 28 Hrs In America (Silent Night)”
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