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    Live This Month: July 2013 — an audio guide through SF concerts this month (Podcast #309)

Live This Month: July 2013 — an audio guide through SF concerts this month (Podcast #309)

Live This Month: July 2013 — an audio guide through SF concerts this month (Podcast #309)

In Live This Month, we sample some of the great local and out-of-town bands [...]

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    This Week in SF, 7/1-7/7/13: Freedom Fest, Burger Boogaloo, White Denim and more!

This Week in SF, 7/1-7/7/13: Freedom Fest, Burger Boogaloo, White Denim and 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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Phono del Sol 2013 is two weeks away – get your tickets!

As the subject line says, the 2013 Phono del Sol Music and Food Festival is just two weeks away! Our discounted 6-packs of tickets are sold out, and while [...]

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The Dodos – "Confidence" / "Substance"

The Dodos' new album was teased back in May - and since then, further details have been revealed.

 
"Confidence" and "Substance" come from Carrier, the band's fifth album overall and [...]

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  • Mastodon @ Slim's 6/26/13 - Converse Represent in San Francisco - photo by Matthew Reamer
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    Photo Recap: Converse Represent San Francisco with Tycho, Deltron3030, Quicksand, and more

Photo Recap: Converse Represent San Francisco with Tycho, Deltron3030, Quicksand, and more

Photos: Converse Represent San Francisco by Matthew Reamer

June 23: Black Rebel Motorcycle Club, DIIV, Metz, Tamaryn, The She’s

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June 24: Deltron 3030, Juicy J, Blackalicious, Angel Haze, 100s

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June [...]

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    Video: Ash Reiter – "Treasure Island" (Music Video Race winner)

Video: Ash Reiter – "Treasure Island" (Music Video Race winner)

Ash Reiter is set to play their last scheduled show of the summer this evening at the Presidio Yacht Club, which is good for three reasons. The first reason [...]

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    Editors’ Picks: What We’ve Been Listening to This Week (Vetiver, Owen, Hausu, Tony Molina)

Editors’ Picks: What We’ve Been Listening to This Week (Vetiver, Owen, Hausu, Tony Molina)

Andy Cabic of Vetiver

Anna: Yesterday's news that DOMA was declared unconstitutional and the US District Court's ruling overturning Prop 8 would stand had me grinning from ear to ear [...]

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    Ticket Giveaway: Coo Coo Birds open for White Denim at The Independent

Ticket Giveaway: Coo Coo Birds open for White Denim at The Independent

SF's own Coo Coo Birds keep climbing up the rock and roll food chain, self-releasing a solid debut LP, recording their sophomore effort with cameos from the likes of [...]

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Ticket giveaway: VIP access to Phono del Sol 2013!

We love our very own Phono del Sol, and we want you to love it too. That's why we're offering a pair of VIP tickets to this year's festival, [...]

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Blackbird Blackbird releases another new track, "Refresh"

Just a month after releasing his first track since last year's Boracay Planet EP, SF's Mikey Maramag (aka Blackbird Blackbird) is back with another new song, "Refresh". It's another [...]

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    Art Boutiki brings back rock shows with Picture Atlantic, Cartoon Bar Fight 6/29/13

Art Boutiki brings back rock shows with Picture Atlantic, Cartoon Bar Fight 6/29/13

After taking a break to set up shop in their new home on Race Street, the beloved Art Boutiki will start hosting rock shows again. Starting with Picture Atlantic, [...]

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Interview: Jeff Lewis on tightening up The Spyrals

A year and a half after dropping their reverb-doused debut album, the San Francisco-based rock and rollers of  The Spyrals are ready to release their sophomore LP, Out of Sight, and this time around, they [...]

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