Video Premiere & Interview: Bill Baird – "Lost at Sea"

Bill Baird, whom we introduced you to shortly before the release of his double LP Spring Break of the Soul, is one of the more fascinating characters in the [...]

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    Video: Social Studies – “Terracur” (Live at the 2013 Phono del Sol Music & Food Festival)

Video: Social Studies – “Terracur” (Live at the 2013 Phono del Sol Music & Food Festival)

Last but surely not least in our series of videos produced out of this year's Phono del Sol Music & Food Festival, we present a live clip of Social [...]

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    Interview & TBB Premiere: Swiftumz releases new 'Love Ya 4EVA' 7"

Interview & TBB Premiere: Swiftumz releases new 'Love Ya 4EVA' 7"

Bay Area native Swiftumz has a brand new 7” out via Rocinante Records! The record, including a more upbeat, rocked out re-recording of “Love Ya 4EVA,” and a brand [...]

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    This Week in SF, 8/19-8/25/13: First City Festival, My Bloody Valentine, Majical Cloudz, Jel & more!

This Week in SF, 8/19-8/25/13: First City Festival, My Bloody Valentine, Majical Cloudz, Jel & more!

Enjoy this Spotify mix featuring local and touring bands performing in SF during the rest of this week. After the jump, find out more about when they're all playing! [...]

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Review: Jonathan Richman @ Make-Out Room, 8/15/13

For the last night of his four-night residency at the Make-Out Room, Jonathan Richman wasted no time perfecting THE SOUND. He asked politely and waited patiently for the [...]

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    Video: Thee Oh Sees perform "Dead Energy" live at the 2013 Phono del Sol Music & Food Festival

Video: Thee Oh Sees perform "Dead Energy" live at the 2013 Phono del Sol Music & Food Festival

Thee Oh Sees live from The Bay Bridged on Vimeo.

The final set on the Potrero Stage at this year's Phono del Sol Music & Food Festival was a [...]

By |August 15, 2013|Comments Off on Video: Thee Oh Sees perform "Dead Energy" live at the 2013 Phono del Sol Music & Food Festival
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    Mixtape: Bay Area Rock and Roll, Garage Punk, Lo-Fi, and Power Pop (Podcast #312)

Mixtape: Bay Area Rock and Roll, Garage Punk, Lo-Fi, and Power Pop (Podcast #312)

Download: Mixtape: Bay Area Rock and Roll, Garage Punk, Lo-Fi, and Power Pop (Podcast #312)

Over the past few years, the San Francisco Bay Area has dominated the world of [...]

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    This Week in SF, 8/13-8/18/13: Jonathan Richman, Part Time, Best Coast, Scraper & more!

This Week in SF, 8/13-8/18/13: Jonathan Richman, Part Time, Best Coast, Scraper & more!

Enjoy this Spotify mix featuring local and touring bands performing in SF during the rest of this week. After the jump, find out more about when they're all playing! [...]

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    Videos: Paul McCartney performs with Kronos Quartet, delivers a winning set at Outside Lands 2013

Videos: Paul McCartney performs with Kronos Quartet, delivers a winning set at Outside Lands 2013

Paul McCartney delivered the goods to a rapturous Outside Lands crowd on Friday night. Here are four videos (shot by our Roman Gokhman) from McCartney's set, including a performance [...]

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Outside Lands 2013 starts Friday!

The 2013 Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival starts Friday, with three full days of bands taking over Golden Gate Park (and a bunch of cool night shows too). [...]

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    Interview: MS MR began in secret, but the band's not a secret anymore

Interview: MS MR began in secret, but the band's not a secret anymore

To be fair, Lizzy Plapinger did not force herself onto Max Hershenow, who had sent the Neon Gold Records cofounder an email asking if she knew singers interested in [...]

By |August 7, 2013|1 Comment
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    This Week in SF, 8/5-8/11/13: Outside Lands, White Fence, Lightning Dust, Dirty Ghosts & more!

This Week in SF, 8/5-8/11/13: Outside Lands, White Fence, Lightning Dust, Dirty Ghosts & more!

Enjoy this Spotify mix featuring local and touring bands performing in SF during the rest of this week. After the jump, find out more about when they're all playing! [...]

By |August 5, 2013|Comments Off on This Week in SF, 8/5-8/11/13: Outside Lands, White Fence, Lightning Dust, Dirty Ghosts & more!