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    Interview: SoFA Street Fair returns with eclectic day of free music in San Jose

Interview: SoFA Street Fair returns with eclectic day of free music in San Jose

Before reading Jody Amable’s fantastic “In Defense of San Jose,” I had forgotten that city even existed, let alone existed with a thriving music and arts scene. San Jose, […]

By |September 9, 2014|2 Comments
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    Interview: SF’s Cathedrals find balance in opposing forces

Interview: SF’s Cathedrals find balance in opposing forces

Imagine two entities traveling along opposite frequencies. The first sine wave is bouncing frantically, along its axis, hitting different targets along the way, as if in a game of […]

By |September 3, 2014|0 Comments
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    Q&A: Night Terrors of 1927 prone to accidents, accidentally starting bands

Q&A: Night Terrors of 1927 prone to accidents, accidentally starting bands

Jarrod Gorbel is having a hard three days. For reasons that will soon become clear, the leading vocalist of SoCal anthemic pop duo Night Terrors of 1927 (which includes […]

By |August 18, 2014|0 Comments
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    Outside Lands Interview: Glasgow’s Chvrches hurtling over growing pains

Outside Lands Interview: Glasgow’s Chvrches hurtling over growing pains

Perhaps it’s superstition, but Iain Cook says that his band, Glasgow’s Chvrches, will have a tough decision to make once the trio heads back to the studio to record […]

By |August 5, 2014|Comments Off

A ride in a van with the boys of Goodnight, Texas

7:40 p.m.

Avi Vinocur is practicing. The back of his new car, a 2011 Ford E-150—a behemoth on the slender streets of San Francisco—is hanging open; a stack of black […]

By |August 1, 2014|Comments Off
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    Outside Lands Interview: L.A. sisters Haim find connection with the City by the Bay

Outside Lands Interview: L.A. sisters Haim find connection with the City by the Bay

The three sisters in Los Angeles’s Haim have only performed two headlining shows in the Bay Area, but San Francisco holds special significance to them.

Bassist Este (28) briefly held […]

By |July 30, 2014|Comments Off
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    Outside Lands Interview: Bleachers’ Jack Antonoff continues to find inspiration in his past

Outside Lands Interview: Bleachers’ Jack Antonoff continues to find inspiration in his past

Jack Antonoff has written songs that have dealt with the death of his sister, and how her death impacted his life, for most of his musical career. The 30-year-old […]

By |July 28, 2014|Comments Off

Interview: Outside Lands producers gear up for seventh year

For more on Outside Lands 2014, check out our spotlight on local artists performing at this year’s festival.

The seventh annual Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival (August 8 to […]

By |July 23, 2014|Comments Off
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    Outside Lands a homecoming for performers with Bay Area ties

Outside Lands a homecoming for performers with Bay Area ties

Outside Lands is just one of dozens of summer music festivals that spring up out of nowhere in America’s parks, dustbowls, parking lots and beaches. Nationwide, it’s still at […]

By |July 23, 2014|1 Comment
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    Interview: The Bilinda Butchers discuss debut LP ‘Heaven’ and release show at The Chapel

Interview: The Bilinda Butchers discuss debut LP ‘Heaven’ and release show at The Chapel

This Thursday night The Bilinda Butchers will be throwing a record release show for Heaven at The Chapel, with Craft Spells headlining. Their ambitious debut full-length is a historical concept album set […]

Interview: Sandy’s on ‘Fourth Dementia’ LP

We let you know about Bay Area based Sandy’s as soon as we got our first taste of their music a little over a year ago, and now the […]

By |July 8, 2014|Comments Off
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    Interview/Premiere: Travis Hayes breaks through his ‘Young Daze’

Interview/Premiere: Travis Hayes breaks through his ‘Young Daze’

Travis Hayes is not a new name in the San Francisco music community. Many know him from his run as the booker at Thee Parkside, or maybe for his […]

By |July 7, 2014|Comments Off
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