Quaaludes. Left to right: Morgan, Aimee, Susie, Courtney
The first time I saw Quaaludes was at Think and Die Thinking. For me, that festival was a welcoming into a [...]
Dick Stusso (photo: by Matt Sorenson)
The universe of Dick Stusso is expanding, and its big bang echoed throughout music industry inboxes and across excited friends' Facebook pages last month — the [...]
LEX (photo: Robert Alleyne)
I'll start out with some honesty: I had no idea what to expect from this Brick & Mortar show last Saturday. Five bands strong, my first thought was [...]
There's a handful of news tidbits from the Kendra McKinkley camp. For one, she has a new video for single "Party Mask," and it's a sublime little masterpiece that [...]
We can't believe it's finally here: We're in the last week of our Social Studies video release project! For those of you who are just catching this series, we'll give you a [...]
Attention fellow Berkeley residents (and Bay Area music fans in general): there's a new music venue soon to be within our city limits in April, and it's called The [...]
Big Sur based Gnome Life Records has built up an impressive catalog of musicians who create dreamy music that feel as if they were all perfectly made for the [...]
We've really enjoyed following the growth of Oakland's Cougar on a Meth Binge, who first grabbed our attention with sweet, banjo-laced lo-fi recordings posted to soundcloud. They've released a [...]
Oakland-bred Wax Idols are hitting the Haight Street venue with Southern California-based nu-new wave group HUNNY this weekend, and it's bound to be a ball.
Wax Idols most recent release — American Tragic [...]
Daydream is a new band, but the members have long been staples in the Bay Area music scene.
Hailing from Oakland, California, Kyle Martin, Scott Goodrich, and Travis Pacheco have [...]
As I continue to morph into a fly upon the wall of the various workplaces of local musicians for this ongoing series, a surprising observation has surfaced — passion has [...]
Kev Choice is a staple in the Bay Area hip-hop scene. There's no doubting it.
He's recorded and toured with the likes of Too $hort, Lauryn Hill, and Goapele, worked [...]