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    Ty Segall, Thee Oh Sees, The Fresh & Onlys on 'The Velvet Underground & Nico' tribute

Ty Segall, Thee Oh Sees, The Fresh & Onlys on 'The Velvet Underground & Nico' tribute

Ty Segall, Thee Oh Sees, and The Fresh & Onlys are among those that recorded cover tracks for an upcoming The Velvet Underground & Nico 45th anniversary tribute. If [...]

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    Brand New Trash covers 2Pac's "Brenda's Got a Baby" on forthcoming debut LP

Brand New Trash covers 2Pac's "Brenda's Got a Baby" on forthcoming debut LP

Brand New Trash, the nacent "trash pop" project from Buxter Hoot'n founders and brothers Vince and Jimmy Dewald, is primed to release its debut full-length on November 15th. The [...]

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This Week in SF: Picks and a Mix for 9/24-9/30/12

Below, enjoy an 8tracks mix featuring local and touring bands performing in SF this week. After the jump, find out more about when they're all playing! For [...]

By |September 24, 2012|Comments Off on This Week in SF: Picks and a Mix for 9/24-9/30/12
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    Studio Update & Sneak Preview: Coo Coo Birds premiere "Stop My Heart" from forthcoming LP 'Psychedelic Warrior'

Studio Update & Sneak Preview: Coo Coo Birds premiere "Stop My Heart" from forthcoming LP 'Psychedelic Warrior'

Since forming at the dawn of 2012, San Francisco's Coo Coo Birds have taken the proverbial bull by the horns, attacking the writing and recording process while leaving little [...]

By |September 21, 2012|2 Comments
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    Tonight: Mission Creek Oakland presents Antwon, Cities Aviv, Friendzone and more at The Uptown

Tonight: Mission Creek Oakland presents Antwon, Cities Aviv, Friendzone and more at The Uptown

Tonight, recent Bay Bridged Q&A participant Antwon headlines a mostly local and thoroughly excellent hip-hop and electronica bill that's part of the ongoing Mission Creek Oakland Music and Arts [...]

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Youth of the Beast – "Shotgun Army"

Youth of the Beast is an alternative pop duo formed by Adrian Symcox of San Fransisco and Blake Carver of Los Angeles. Both Carver and Symcox got their start [...]

By |September 20, 2012|1 Comment

Video premiere: Adios Amigo – "Chicken"

Adios Amigo dropped the video for "Chicken", the lead single from their new EP Dos. According to head Amigo Johnny Major, the video is a pretty accurate representation of [...]

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    Seatraffic plays Thee Parkside 9/20/12, gets remixed by Yalls

Seatraffic plays Thee Parkside 9/20/12, gets remixed by Yalls

San Francisco duo Seatraffic will be performing Thursday, September 20th at Thee Parkside in San Francisco with Between The Cities Are Stars, Night Fruit, and Tomihira. The shoegaze-meets-dream pop [...]

By |September 19, 2012|Comments Off on Seatraffic plays Thee Parkside 9/20/12, gets remixed by Yalls
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    Mixtape: Hardly Strictly Bluegrass 2012 Preview Mix (Podcast #287)

Mixtape: Hardly Strictly Bluegrass 2012 Preview Mix (Podcast #287)

Mixtape: Hardly Strictly Bluegrass 2012 Mix (Podcast #287)

By its twelfth year, you'd be forgiven for taking the annual occurence of the Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival for granted. The passing [...]

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    Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Sondre Lerche 9/20/12, Django Django 9/25/12 and more

Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Sondre Lerche 9/20/12, Django Django 9/25/12 and more

We've got loads of tickets to give away today, including Sondre Lerche and Django Django at The Independent, Reptar, Kelly McFarling and loads more. Hands on the buzzer -- [...]

By |September 19, 2012|Comments Off on Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Sondre Lerche 9/20/12, Django Django 9/25/12 and more
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    Interview: Trainwreck Riders discuss their forthcoming LP 'Ghost Yards'

Interview: Trainwreck Riders discuss their forthcoming LP 'Ghost Yards'

The Trainwreck Riders have been kicking out excellent country-rock for nearly a decade, and are now streaming their forthcoming LP Ghost Yards on Bandcamp. The album will be released [...]

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Black Cobra Vipers release debut EP

EP by Black Cobra Vipers

Meet San Francisco's Black Cobra Vipers. A young rock trio comprised of guitarist/lead singer Gregory DiMartino, bassist Julian Borrego and drummer Rob Mills, their debut [...]

By |September 18, 2012|Comments Off on Black Cobra Vipers release debut EP