About Jody Amable

Jody is TBB's Content Director. A Bay Area native, her work has been seen in KQED, Paste, Consequence of Sound, No Depression, and several local weeklies.

Interview: Eric Fanali's sweet sixteen

After sixteen years in (and out of – mostly out of) "the biz", in whatever form it exists in San Jose, music promoter Eric Fanali and his production company, [...]

By |August 17, 2012|Comments Off on Interview: Eric Fanali's sweet sixteen

Goodnight, Texas – "Jesse Got Trapped in a Coal Mine"

San Francisco's Goodnight, Texas premiered "Jesse Got Trapped in a Coal Mine" with American Songwriter magazine last Wednesday, and trust us – you'll want to hear it. A loping [...]

By |August 16, 2012|Comments Off on Goodnight, Texas – "Jesse Got Trapped in a Coal Mine"

Hunx and his Punx announce tour dates

Hunx and his Punx will be embarking on a brief West coast tour beginning – and ending – in September.

Perhaps "embarking" is too grand of a word – it's [...]

By |August 13, 2012|Comments Off on Hunx and his Punx announce tour dates

Buxter Hoot'n EP release show, Cafe du Nord 8/17/12

Dreamy, harmony-laden San Francisco Americana outfit Buxter Hoot'n will play Cafe du Nord on August 17th, 2012 to herald the arrival of their new EP, Na Na Na.

To celebrate, [...]

By |August 10, 2012|Comments Off on Buxter Hoot'n EP release show, Cafe du Nord 8/17/12

Video: Shannon and the Claims – "Ozma," from new 7"

Oakland doo-wop revivalists Shannon and the Clams have released a new 7" on Oakland's 1-2-3-4 Go! Records. The first single, "Ozma", is "one of the sweetest odes to a [...]

By |August 10, 2012|Comments Off on Video: Shannon and the Claims – "Ozma," from new 7"
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    Video: Nick Waterhouse performs "Some Place" at Different Fur Studios

Video: Nick Waterhouse performs "Some Place" at Different Fur Studios

In the last few years, Nick Waterhouse has become the stuff of San Francisco legend; a one-man R&B revolution. If you haven't encountered his work yet (though you might [...]

By |August 6, 2012|Comments Off on Video: Nick Waterhouse performs "Some Place" at Different Fur Studios

Recap: San Jose Drive-In Party, 7/24/12

When you're a music fan, promoter, or musician in the San Jose area, you quickly get used to taking what you can get when it comes to venues. A [...]

By |July 30, 2012|Comments Off on Recap: San Jose Drive-In Party, 7/24/12

Ceremony cover Violent Femmes' "Kiss Off"

Though the idea of a cover song is usually to turn the original on its head, sometimes an existing song is so good that you welcome a largely note-for-note [...]

By |July 27, 2012|Comments Off on Ceremony cover Violent Femmes' "Kiss Off"

Phono del Sol Preview: The Fresh and Onlys 101

If you've never heard of the Fresh and Onlys it's not too late to get to know them. One of San Francisco's favorite bands for four-going-on-five years, the Fresh [...]

By |July 20, 2012|Comments Off on Phono del Sol Preview: The Fresh and Onlys 101
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    Review: Amanda Palmer, Jherek Bischoff, Die Roten Punkt at Public Works 7/13/12

Review: Amanda Palmer, Jherek Bischoff, Die Roten Punkt at Public Works 7/13/12

(photos: Vanessa Solis)

When AFP comes to SF, it's a BFD. Amanda Palmer, whose name is often abbreviated as AFP (give you one guess as to what the F stands [...]

By |July 20, 2012|Comments Off on Review: Amanda Palmer, Jherek Bischoff, Die Roten Punkt at Public Works 7/13/12

Judgement Day set to release 'Polar Shift' on 7/31/12

Now that you've learned that, even though it looks weird, 'judgment' really is spelled like that, we'd like you to meet Judgement Day, a string-slaying, big-haired metal band from [...]

By |July 19, 2012|1 Comment
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    Outside Lands night show schedule 2012 announced: Two Gallants, MSTRKRFT, Of Monsters and Men, more

Outside Lands night show schedule 2012 announced: Two Gallants, MSTRKRFT, Of Monsters and Men, more

Attention Outside Lands attendees! Once you're done liberally applying aloe to your raging sunburn (your mother was right: no matter how foggy it is outside, you should always wear [...]

By |July 13, 2012|Comments Off on Outside Lands night show schedule 2012 announced: Two Gallants, MSTRKRFT, Of Monsters and Men, more
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