Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: A giveaway of epic proportions

I know every Wednesday we make some hyperbolic statement about how many sets of tickets we have to give away that week, but we really mean it this time. [...]

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    Mixtape: 2012 Treasure Island Music Festival Mix (Podcast #288)

Mixtape: 2012 Treasure Island Music Festival Mix (Podcast #288)

Mixtape: 2012 Treasure Island Music Festival Mix (Podcast #288)

The Treasure Island Music Festival quickly became one of the most reliable heights of festival season, and the sixth installment features [...]

By |September 25, 2012|1 Comment

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 [...]

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    A look inside the Mission's brand new Preservation Hall West, opening 10/4/2012

A look inside the Mission's brand new Preservation Hall West, opening 10/4/2012

Midway through leading a spirited tour of the Mission's brand new Preservation Hall West at The Chapel, located at 777 Valencia St. and set to open October 4th, renovator/developer/overall [...]

By |September 24, 2012|5 Comments

Photos & Thanks from the 2012 Rock Make Street Festival!

Photos by Charlie Homo

Last Saturday's 2012 Rock Make Street Festival was the best installment of this annual fest yet, with thousands of people checking out some of the Bay [...]

By |September 21, 2012|Comments Off on Photos & Thanks from the 2012 Rock Make Street Festival!
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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

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 [...]

By |September 20, 2012|1 Comment
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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 [...]

By |September 19, 2012|Comments Off on Mixtape: Hardly Strictly Bluegrass 2012 Preview Mix (Podcast #287)
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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 [...]

By |September 19, 2012|Comments Off on Interview: Trainwreck Riders discuss their forthcoming LP 'Ghost Yards'
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    Recap: What you said about the 2012 Rock Make Street Festival!

Recap: What you said about the 2012 Rock Make Street Festival!

We're still recovering from all the fun of the 2012 Rock Make Street Festival, which saw thousands of folks enjoy a warm Mission day full of great music, crafts, [...]

By |September 17, 2012|Comments Off on Recap: What you said about the 2012 Rock Make Street Festival!
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    Saturday: Don't miss our fifth annual Rock Make Street Festival!

Saturday: Don't miss our fifth annual Rock Make Street Festival!

The 2012 Rock Make Street Festival is happening this Saturday, September 15, 2012! Twelve great bands, 70 amazing arts and crafts vendors, food trucks, and a full day of [...]

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