Photos: The Black Keys at the Chase Center

The Black Keys (photo: Pedro Paredes Haz)

It was a night of garage rock celebration with three of the finest bands in the scene at the Chase Center on Nov. [...]

By |November 22, 2019|Comments Off on Photos: The Black Keys at the Chase Center
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    The Painted Horses’ sophomore record has a familiar richness

The Painted Horses’ sophomore record has a familiar richness

This month, Santa Cruz-based the Painted Horses released their second, self-titled album and it is a collection of folk rock songs we are delighted to have found. Following the [...]

By |November 21, 2019|Comments Off on The Painted Horses’ sophomore record has a familiar richness
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    Kowa’s new “Thumbs Up” single is deliciously danceable

Kowa’s new “Thumbs Up” single is deliciously danceable

Bay Area-based Kowa has one main objective: to make you move. This lively duo is comprised of longtime friends, Robinson Kuntz and Peter Davies, who began making music together [...]

By |November 19, 2019|Comments Off on Kowa’s new “Thumbs Up” single is deliciously danceable

Band Art with Megan Badilla

We’re always interested in artists whose collaboration with the music industry goes beyond the realm of typical. Artist Megan Badilla has had her hands in a lot of different [...]

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Toro y Moi releases ‘Soul Trash’ album, video

Berkeley-based Toro y Moi (Chaz Bear, as most of us know) recently released their latest album, Soul Trash, along with an accompanying full-length video piece.

The album comes as quite [...]

By |November 18, 2019|Comments Off on Toro y Moi releases ‘Soul Trash’ album, video

Credit Electric’s record release show at the Uptown

Credit Electric, the Oakland-based psych-Americana band is set to release their new self-released, self-titled LP, Credit Electric, and we are pleased with what our ol’ ears have found. If [...]

By |November 18, 2019|Comments Off on Credit Electric’s record release show at the Uptown

Photos: Black Belt Eagle Scout at Cafe Du Nord

Black Belt Eagle Scout (photo: Ria Burman)

Black Belt Eagle Scout brought their rock and roll indie vibes to Cafe Du Nord on Nov. 13. If you haven't checked out [...]

By |November 18, 2019|Comments Off on Photos: Black Belt Eagle Scout at Cafe Du Nord
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    The Seshen release “Dive” video and song ahead of new album

The Seshen release “Dive” video and song ahead of new album

“Dive,” released on November 5, is the first single released off forthcoming album CYAN, the third full LP from East Bay-based the Seshen. Vocalist Lalin St. Juste brings sensual [...]

By |November 15, 2019|Comments Off on The Seshen release “Dive” video and song ahead of new album

Photos: Chicago’s Twin Peaks at Great American Music Hall

Twin Peaks (photo: Pedro Paredes Haz)

Chicago rock band Twin Peaks performed at the Great American Music Hall for a energetic and rousing show in support of their latest album, [...]

By |November 15, 2019|Comments Off on Photos: Chicago’s Twin Peaks at Great American Music Hall
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    Premiere: Theaux Elliot, “CANTKEEPUP” feat. Jayem + Mayila

Premiere: Theaux Elliot, “CANTKEEPUP” feat. Jayem + Mayila

Elliot Slamet refuses to be boxed in. We’ve covered Slamet’s work on this blog before as EyyELL, one-half of Lord Morgan, but now the San Jose producer is starting [...]

By |November 15, 2019|Comments Off on Premiere: Theaux Elliot, “CANTKEEPUP” feat. Jayem + Mayila
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    Rexx Life Raj’s ‘Father Figure 3: Somewhere Out There’ is finally here

Rexx Life Raj’s ‘Father Figure 3: Somewhere Out There’ is finally here

One of the most highly-anticipated albums of the fall, Rexx Life Raj's Father Figure 3: Somewhere Out There is out now on all streaming platforms and he already has [...]

By |November 8, 2019|Comments Off on Rexx Life Raj’s ‘Father Figure 3: Somewhere Out There’ is finally here

Band Art with Annie Bacon

“This album was all about centering connection, which is what I see as my purpose as an artist.”

Annie Bacon’s folk rock has touches of Ani DiFranco and Joan Osborne [...]

By |November 7, 2019|Comments Off on Band Art with Annie Bacon