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    Naytronix (aka bassist of tUnE-yArDs) to release LP ‘Mister Divine,’ hear single now

Naytronix (aka bassist of tUnE-yArDs) to release LP ‘Mister Divine,’ hear single now

Solo projects are most always such a sweet deal, especially because whichever musician is involved gets to explore music on their own terms and without the weight of another [...]

By |September 29, 2015|Comments Off on Naytronix (aka bassist of tUnE-yArDs) to release LP ‘Mister Divine,’ hear single now

The emo kid’s guide to Hardly Strictly Bluegrass

The first time I went to Hardly Strictly Bluegrass was 2010. This was the first time I saw Conor Oberst live. I had been a fan for 5 years, [...]

By |September 28, 2015|3 Comments
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    Dirty Ghosts premiere “Moving Pictures,” new album to be released on Last Gang

Dirty Ghosts premiere “Moving Pictures,” new album to be released on Last Gang

Dirty Ghosts (Photo: Liz Caruana)

Allyson Baker has certainly been busy since the release of her band Dirty Ghosts' debut record Metal Moon. Though her marriage with San Francisco-based MC/producer Aesop Rock dissolved, [...]

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    Premiere: Antiphony and Gay Henry team up for experimental hip-hop video

Premiere: Antiphony and Gay Henry team up for experimental hip-hop video

Screenshot from KUMQUATS/LATTES/CIGARETTES

Antiphony is a heady, playfully moody minimal hip-hop project based out of California's Sonoma County. Comprised of the producer/rapper alter egos of Anthony Jimenez, KUMQUATS/LATTES/CIGARETTES is six tracks [...]

By |September 25, 2015|Comments Off on Premiere: Antiphony and Gay Henry team up for experimental hip-hop video

Field Medic releases new LP “Light Is Gone”

As prolific as singer-songwriter Kevin Patrick is, it's surprising to realize he only recently dropped his first full-length album under side project Field Medic. Entitled Light Is Gone and [...]

By |September 25, 2015|Comments Off on Field Medic releases new LP “Light Is Gone”

‘Sassy Sister Folk’: A Q&A with the T Sisters

The T Sisters (photo: Souls of San Francisco)

The T Sisters (Chloe, Rachel, and Erika Tietjen) are three sisters (two twins and one not) who make timeless folky tunes that are as sweet [...]

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The Gooch Palms are landing their UFO in Oakland on 10/1

Coming all the way from the interstellar city of Newcastle, Australia, where they’re already making a name for themselves, The Gooch Palms are currently my favorite band. I’ve seen them [...]

By |September 24, 2015|Comments Off on The Gooch Palms are landing their UFO in Oakland on 10/1

Giveaway and interview: A-1 on his hometown show

San Francisco's Adam Traore, better known as A-1, has been hard at work over the past few years, gradually growing a following backed by a steady stream of new [...]

By |September 24, 2015|Comments Off on Giveaway and interview: A-1 on his hometown show

The Bay Abridged: Sept 13 – Sept 21

In this recurring feature known as The Bay Abridged, our staff writers will provide short, witty recaps on shows they attended around the Bay Area. A scene check, a [...]

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Ghost & the City set to unveil ‘Patchwork Soul’

Ghost & the City have a brand new, seven-song EP coming out called Patchwork Soul. Tomorrow, you can find it on iTunes and Spotify, but today you can [...]

By |September 23, 2015|Comments Off on Ghost & the City set to unveil ‘Patchwork Soul’
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    The Mantles release new song “Police My Love”, album release party in October

The Mantles release new song “Police My Love”, album release party in October

In my downtime I tend to listen to a lot of slow, sad, and lyrical music about emotions that you wish you could ignore. When I'm done ignoring all my problems, [...]

By |September 22, 2015|Comments Off on The Mantles release new song “Police My Love”, album release party in October
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    Premiere: Watch Hungry Skinny get weird with “John Wayne’s Teeth”

Premiere: Watch Hungry Skinny get weird with “John Wayne’s Teeth”

San Francisco rock 'n roll outfit Hungry Skinny will drop their debut s/t LP on September 26. In the meantime, check out The Bay Bridged video premiere for the [...]

By |September 22, 2015|Comments Off on Premiere: Watch Hungry Skinny get weird with “John Wayne’s Teeth”