About Zack Frederick

A California native, Zack suffers from an uncompromising addiction to Mexican food.
  • Iceage @ Rickshaw Stop 3/25/13 - photo by Nicole L. Browner
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    Review & Photos: Iceage, Merchandise @ Rickshaw Stop, 3/25/13

Review & Photos: Iceage, Merchandise @ Rickshaw Stop, 3/25/13

Photos by Nicole L. Browner

The Danish post-punk group Iceage pounded their way through an intense set on Monday night at the Rickshaw Stop. Draped in a blue darkness occasionally [...]

By |March 27, 2013|Comments Off on Review & Photos: Iceage, Merchandise @ Rickshaw Stop, 3/25/13
  • Autre Ne Veut @ The Independent 3/11/13 - photo by Zack Frederick
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    Review & Photos: Autre Ne Veut, Majical Cloudz, Bago @ Independent, 3/11/2013

Review & Photos: Autre Ne Veut, Majical Cloudz, Bago @ Independent, 3/11/2013

Following in the footsteps of other bedroom artists turned headliners (Toro Y Moi comes to mind), Brooklyn’s Autre Ne Veut — the one-man project of Arthur Ashin — represents [...]

By |March 13, 2013|1 Comment
  • Noise Pop 2013: Permanent Ruin @ Rickshaw Stop - photo by Nicole L. Browner
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    Review & Photos: Ceremony, Terry Malts, Comadre, Permanent Ruin, Synthetic ID @ Rickshaw Stop 2/27/13 (Noise Pop 2013)

Review & Photos: Ceremony, Terry Malts, Comadre, Permanent Ruin, Synthetic ID @ Rickshaw Stop 2/27/13 (Noise Pop 2013)

Photos by Nicole L. Browner

It's not always clear which part of Noise or Pop you're going to encounter for any specific show — or frankly, whether the festival has [...]

By |March 4, 2013|Comments Off on Review & Photos: Ceremony, Terry Malts, Comadre, Permanent Ruin, Synthetic ID @ Rickshaw Stop 2/27/13 (Noise Pop 2013)
  • Noise Pop 2013: Jason Lytle (of Grandaddy) - Brick & Mortar - photo by Nicole L. Browner
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    Review & Photos: Jason Lytle, Jenny-O, Will Sprott, Michael Statis @ Brick & Mortar Music Hall, 2/26/12 (Noise Pop 2013)

Review & Photos: Jason Lytle, Jenny-O, Will Sprott, Michael Statis @ Brick & Mortar Music Hall, 2/26/12 (Noise Pop 2013)

Photos by Nicole L. Browner

Noise Pop 2013 kicked off with an easy going show at Brick & Mortar on Tuesday night. Although I only caught their last three songs, [...]

By |February 28, 2013|Comments Off on Review & Photos: Jason Lytle, Jenny-O, Will Sprott, Michael Statis @ Brick & Mortar Music Hall, 2/26/12 (Noise Pop 2013)
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    Review & Photos: Solange, Kelela at The Independent, 2/5/2013

Review & Photos: Solange, Kelela at The Independent, 2/5/2013

Despite a brisk Tuesday night breeze, a line had already formed outside The Independent more than a half-hour before doors were scheduled to open for Solange's sold-out performance. Scalpers [...]

By |February 7, 2013|Comments Off on Review & Photos: Solange, Kelela at The Independent, 2/5/2013
  • Father John Misty @ The Fillmore - 1/24/13 - photo by Paige K. Parsons
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    Review & Photos: The Walkmen, Father John Misty @ The Fillmore, 1/24/13

Review & Photos: The Walkmen, Father John Misty @ The Fillmore, 1/24/13

In some ways, pairing The Walkmen with Father John Misty is the perfect bill, as both acts have a similar two-bottles-of-wine flavor to them. From Joshua Tillman’s (aka Father [...]

By |January 30, 2013|Comments Off on Review & Photos: The Walkmen, Father John Misty @ The Fillmore, 1/24/13
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    Review: FIDLAR, Pangea, Meat Market @ Bottom of the Hill, 1/18/13

Review: FIDLAR, Pangea, Meat Market @ Bottom of the Hill, 1/18/13

After milling about in an unusually long door queue, I wandered into Bottom of the Hill on Friday night smack in the middle of Oakland-via-Santa Cruz garage-surf foursome Meat [...]

By |January 24, 2013|1 Comment

Elektrik Sunset's new LP “Fish Dinner Party” out now

Sometimes I get these mind-cravings for surf rock. It's been bothering me since I finished Thomas Pynchon's detective novel Inherent Vice — which takes place in the beach towns [...]

By |January 11, 2013|1 Comment
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    Parquet Courts (NYC), Andy Human, and Fine Steps at the Hemlock, 1/16/13

Parquet Courts (NYC), Andy Human, and Fine Steps at the Hemlock, 1/16/13

Up-and-coming NYC-based indie rockers Parquet Courts — whose lineup includes Andrew Savage of the Texas garage rock group Fergus & Geronimo — will headline an excellent roster at the Hemlock [...]

By |January 10, 2013|Comments Off on Parquet Courts (NYC), Andy Human, and Fine Steps at the Hemlock, 1/16/13

Loma Prieta touring West Coast & Japan to start 2013

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Fresh off a punishingly heavy set opening for Comadre recently at Sub-Mission, Loma Prieta continue to roll in 2013; the foursome have announced shows up and [...]

By |January 8, 2013|Comments Off on Loma Prieta touring West Coast & Japan to start 2013

Best of 2012: Zack Frederick's Favorite Shows

1. Future Islands @ FYF Fest

With the early evening sun casting a warm orange glow on the smallest FYF stage, I had a feeling we were in for something [...]

By |December 28, 2012|Comments Off on Best of 2012: Zack Frederick's Favorite Shows

Review & Photos: Death Grips @ Slim’s 12/3/12

Sacto punk-grime-rap duo Death Grips brought their aggressive live show to Slim’s last Monday. They blasted through a twelve song, sweat-soaked set while the mosh pit below them twisted [...]

By |December 12, 2012|3 Comments
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