James Rabbit releases their 16th(!) album 'Marvels'

James Rabbit, the Santa Cruz-formed project centered around Tyler Martin's songwriting, released their 16th album Marvels last month. Marvels is the final James Rabbit album recorded at the Santa [...]

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    The Bay Brewed Artist Q&A: Golden Void on new songs, guitar lessons, and local brews

The Bay Brewed Artist Q&A: Golden Void on new songs, guitar lessons, and local brews

The Bay Brewed, San Francisco’s only indie rock beer festival, returns on December 7 at Public Works for a third year of great music and beer. Over the next month, we'll catch [...]

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Magic Trick drops single "Crazy Teeth"

Tim Cohen-led project Magic Trick is releasing River of Souls, its third installment, this December 3 via Empty Cellar Records. Recorded in Cohen's own attic studio (which he named The Tree [...]

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The Ian Fays release new record and weekly videos!

The Ian Fays' fourth LP, The Most Spectacular Party, is hot off the presses! Recorded at Jackpot! Recording Studio in Portland, the band will play a release show [...]

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Video: Deltron 3030 – "Melding Of The Minds"

Hip-hop supergroup Deltron 3030 just dropped a video for the track "Melding Of The Minds", and it's a great opportunity to give a little update on what the Del [...]

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Review & Photos: Lil B @ The Regency Ballroom, 11/15/13

For Lil B, the 24 year old Berkeley rapper, the internet has always been the place where his relentless productivity found an audience with the thirst to absorb nearly [...]

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Scraper releases first full-length album

San Francisco’s Scraper have released their first full-length album out on Cut-Rate records. Limited to a run of 500 copies, the album is a gritty, unpolished hiss of rock [...]

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    This Week in SF, 11/18-11/24/13: Wire, The Flamin' Groovies, Moonface, John Vanderslice & more!

This Week in SF, 11/18-11/24/13: Wire, The Flamin' Groovies, Moonface, John Vanderslice & more!

Enjoy this Spotify mix featuring local and touring bands performing in SF during the rest of this week. After the jump, find out more about when they're all playing! [...]

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    Editors' Picks: What We've Been Listening to This Week (Lord Huron, Sore Eros & Kurt Vile, Exray's)

Editors' Picks: What We've Been Listening to This Week (Lord Huron, Sore Eros & Kurt Vile, Exray's)

Anna: Seeing Lord Huron at this year's Treasure Island Music Festival was an unexpected treat. I had previously listened to the band's 2010 EPs (Mighty and Into the Sun), [...]

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Ezra Furman playing Cafe du Nord

As his extensive U.S. tour comes to a close, Oakland's Ezra Furman will play Cafe du Nord in what’s sure to be sweet homecoming after praise for his most [...]

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    Review: Those Darlins, Diane Coffee & Jesus Sons @ The Chapel

Review: Those Darlins, Diane Coffee & Jesus Sons @ The Chapel

Photos by: Emily Alexander

A good show is never hard to find in San Francisco, but it is rare to witness one where every band on the lineup gives you [...]

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RonDre. ready to play record release show

San Francisco-based outfit RonDre. is an acoustic rock ensemble made up of Ronnie Carrier and Andrew Cruz. With Ronnie on guitar, Andrew on a Djembe drum and the pair sharing vocal [...]

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