5 Bay Area Albums You May Have Missed in 2020

Words by William Wayland

As I write this, nationwide deaths from COVID-19 are expected to surpass 600,000 in only a few months. We’re close to a year without live music [...]

By |January 27, 2021|Comments Off on 5 Bay Area Albums You May Have Missed in 2020
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    Video Premiere: Planet Booty flaunts finer things in “Connoisseur”

Video Premiere: Planet Booty flaunts finer things in “Connoisseur”

Photo: Rachel Radcliffe

The Planet Booty bandmates have always been experts in funk, acceptance, and positivity, but in the video for their latest single “Connoisseur,” they show that taste is [...]

By |January 26, 2021|Comments Off on Video Premiere: Planet Booty flaunts finer things in “Connoisseur”
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    Video Premiere: Trebuchet dress up for new single “Failing Up”

Video Premiere: Trebuchet dress up for new single “Failing Up”

You might say that 2020 has been a crazy year for Trebuchet.

Since the dawn of the new decade, the North Bay indie rockers have welcomed a newborn into the [...]

By |July 31, 2020|Comments Off on Video Premiere: Trebuchet dress up for new single “Failing Up”
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    Wax Roof finally tells his story in new EP, ‘re(P)layer’

Wax Roof finally tells his story in new EP, ‘re(P)layer’

When he's not crafting songs for artists like Rexx Life Raj, Caleborate, or Seattle MC Dave B., Wax Roof has been spending time crafting the music that will finally [...]

By |July 15, 2020|Comments Off on Wax Roof finally tells his story in new EP, ‘re(P)layer’

The Y Axes premiere remix of single “How We Begin”

A little over a year from when San Francisco dreamy pop band the Y Axes blessed our ears with their second single “How We Begin,” the band has released [...]

By |July 2, 2020|1 Comment

Samantha Margret reminds us it’s OK to be “Emotional”

Bay Area native Samantha Margret reminds all of us, emotions are valid in her new song, "Emotional." She explains it beautifully, “Now, more than ever, whatever we feel is [...]

By |June 25, 2020|Comments Off on Samantha Margret reminds us it’s OK to be “Emotional”
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    San Jose artist and producer brbn drops new track “Nervous”

San Jose artist and producer brbn drops new track “Nervous”

San Jose artist and producer brbn just released his next track "Nervous" for the Bay Area and beyond to enjoy. This is a follow up to his recent release [...]

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    Pandemic Ricky: Text Me Records artist Ricky Lake drops new project, “Wobbles”

Pandemic Ricky: Text Me Records artist Ricky Lake drops new project, “Wobbles”

When you're quarantining in one of San Francisco's historic studios, I guess the only thing you can do is make music. Following the release of his last album, Last [...]

By |May 29, 2020|Comments Off on Pandemic Ricky: Text Me Records artist Ricky Lake drops new project, “Wobbles”

East Bay singer-songer Ian Santillano is “Cooped Up”

We're on day... what now, of quarantine? By Ian Santillano's count, it's around 23,102 and just like his new song, it's getting harder to shake this feeling he frames [...]

By |May 29, 2020|Comments Off on East Bay singer-songer Ian Santillano is “Cooped Up”

Budding indie band LOVVS premieres “King City Pt. 1”

After debuting their first single "So, How Do U Feel?" in April, emerging Bay Area indie artist LOVVS (pronounced "lows") releases another promising track titled "King City, Pt. 1." [...]

By |May 28, 2020|Comments Off on Budding indie band LOVVS premieres “King City Pt. 1”
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    “Not My Loneliness, But Ours”: Topographies premieres EP with proceeds going to SF New Deal

“Not My Loneliness, But Ours”: Topographies premieres EP with proceeds going to SF New Deal

In another episode of pandemic-inspired creativity and benevolence, dream pop quartet Topographies debuts their EP Not My Loneliness, But Ours. The EP was entirely written and recorded individually from each band [...]

By |May 22, 2020|Comments Off on “Not My Loneliness, But Ours”: Topographies premieres EP with proceeds going to SF New Deal

Producer Thomas Jordan debuts new EP, ‘My Ex Stacy’

The producer for one of our recent favorite rejection songs is stepping out out on his own with a new EP called My Ex Stacy.

Thomas Jordan, a Bay Area-based [...]

By |May 15, 2020|Comments Off on Producer Thomas Jordan debuts new EP, ‘My Ex Stacy’