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    TBB Premiere: Life Coach (Phil Manley and Mars Volta's Jon Theodore) debut "Fireball"

TBB Premiere: Life Coach (Phil Manley and Mars Volta's Jon Theodore) debut "Fireball"

Consider Alphawaves the debut of Life Coach 2.0, as Phil Manley's former solo project is now a partnership between the Trans Am/Fucking Champs member and drummer Jon Theodore (The [...]

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    Review & Photos: KUSF in Exile benefit with Carlton Melton, Disappearing People @ The Lab, 3/29/13

Review & Photos: KUSF in Exile benefit with Carlton Melton, Disappearing People @ The Lab, 3/29/13

For many, KUSF - one of only two decent SF independent radio stations alongside KPOO - disappeared overnight, leaving a dull, queasy unease about the subpar state of broadcast [...]

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Anna Hillburg (of Dreamdate) releases solo debut

Anna Hillburg of Dreamdate just released her solo debut on California Clap Records. In addition to her work with Dreamdate, Hillburg's also a classically trained trumpet player who you've [...]

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    Photos & Review: Fuzz, Acid Baby Jesus, Las Ardillas, Hellshovel, Los Vigilantes @ The Stork Club, 3/27/13

Photos & Review: Fuzz, Acid Baby Jesus, Las Ardillas, Hellshovel, Los Vigilantes @ The Stork Club, 3/27/13

Las Ardillas, from San Juan, Puerto Rico. Sponsored by PBR now in 24oz. alcoholic size, sold out of pink vinyl before I could reach for the cash. [...]

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White Fence shares "Fragility"

It’s been a month since White Fence released “Pink Gorilla,” the first single from their upcoming album, Cyclops Reap. Now, the psychedelic powerhouse band gives us a B-side from [...]

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B. Hamilton – "As Stupid as the Sun"

As Stupid as the Sun (Single) by B. Hamilton

B. Hamilton funded the pressing of his first full-length Everything I Own is Broken last year, and returns with a new [...]

Warm Soda stream new album, 'Someone for You,' on Paste

Released only a few days ago, Warm Soda’s debut record, Someone for You, is now available for streaming at Paste. If you’re not ready to pony up for the [...]

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    Photo Essay: La Semana en Vivo! Las Ardillas Siempre! Tambien: King Tuff, Kermit Ruffins, Guantanamo Baywatch y Anomalys

Photo Essay: La Semana en Vivo! Las Ardillas Siempre! Tambien: King Tuff, Kermit Ruffins, Guantanamo Baywatch y Anomalys

Editor's note: Yes, this is how M B L submitted this recap to us, so we're relying on him for spelling and grammar.

El Rey: King Tuff en Berkeley! [...]

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KUSF-in-Exile's Blown-Out, Blowout Benefit II, 3/29/13

Still on the hunt for a place to call home, the old Save KUSF (soon to be known as San Francisco Community Radio) crew is hosting another show to [...]

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    Oakland producer Bobby Browser announces new EP, performs at Icee Hot with Teengirl Fantasy, 3/29/13

Oakland producer Bobby Browser announces new EP, performs at Icee Hot with Teengirl Fantasy, 3/29/13

Andre Ferriera aka Bobby Browser is an Oakland-based producer who has performed a number of times in the Bay Area, but this Friday will deliver a live set in [...]

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    Interview: Woodsist's Woolen Men talk Portland and film (playing The Knockout 3/28/13)

Interview: Woodsist's Woolen Men talk Portland and film (playing The Knockout 3/28/13)

In high school I briefly lived on a cul de sac in a suburban development. For some reason, my father wanted to take a crack at suburban living, but [...]

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    Useless Eaters (Nashville) join Blasted Canyons tonight at the Hemlock Tavern, 3/28/13

Useless Eaters (Nashville) join Blasted Canyons tonight at the Hemlock Tavern, 3/28/13

Nashville-based punk outfit Useless Eaters have wasted no time taking it easy over the last few years. On top of releasing a studio album every year for the last three years, [...]

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