The Mantles – "Shadow of Your Step"

The Mantles continue to release a steady stream of tracks off their forthcoming sophomore LP Long Enough to Leave, out June 18 Slumberland, this time dropping the laid back [...]

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International Noise Conference @ The Lab, 5/30/13

On Thursday, May 30, The Lab in San Francisco will celebrate the 10th anniversary of the International Noise Conference. The event will tour the U.S. through June, led by [...]

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    The Spyrals premiere "Out of Sight," the title track off of their upcoming LP

The Spyrals premiere "Out of Sight," the title track off of their upcoming LP

The Spyrals just dropped a killer single in the form of "Out of Sight," the title track off of their upcoming sophomore LP. The song opens with a familiar reverberating [...]

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    Adult Swim and Dr. Pepper released a compilation together and it doesn’t suck

Adult Swim and Dr. Pepper released a compilation together and it doesn’t suck

Adult Swim, Cartoon Network’s absurdist older sibling, has released compilations before, like the excellent Chrome Children series with Stones Throw records. But something about the addition of Dr. Pepper [...]

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    Q & A: OONA's Oona Garthwaite on her band's origins and her musical upbringing

Q & A: OONA's Oona Garthwaite on her band's origins and her musical upbringing

Prior to her band OONA’s show with Midi Matilda and Holychild last week, The Bay Bridged chatted with opener Oona Garthwaite.

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SF Popfest 2013 is happening this weekend

This weekend is the latest installment of SF Popfest, the somewhat intermittent, but pretty much yearly, festival inspired by the sounds of the jangly, dreamy, and shoegazy pop ethos [...]

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    The Bay Area takes Paris for City Sounds Festival: San Francisco Edition, 7/19-20/2013

The Bay Area takes Paris for City Sounds Festival: San Francisco Edition, 7/19-20/2013

With a mission to bring burgeoning music scenes from around the world to the streets of Paris, City Sounds Festival has hosted bands from cultural hubs like Los Angeles, [...]

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    Premiere: DSTVV – "Healing Enargy Crystels"; cassette out 5/28/13 on Wormhole Records

Premiere: DSTVV – "Healing Enargy Crystels"; cassette out 5/28/13 on Wormhole Records

Everyone's favorite industrial grungegaze band DSTVV is back with their second EP Underground Product, which will be released as a cassette on Wormhole Records on May 28.

We're pleased to [...]

By |May 22, 2013|Comments Off on Premiere: DSTVV – "Healing Enargy Crystels"; cassette out 5/28/13 on Wormhole Records

Sonny and the Sunsets premiere new song, add tour dates

San Francisco’s Sonny and the Sunsets have premiered another track from their upcoming record, Antenna to the Afterworld, via Stereogum. The new song, “Palmreader,” follows “Dark Corners,” which was [...]

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    Sandy's – "Lonely Hunter"; playing Hickey Fest this weekend

Sandy's – "Lonely Hunter"; playing Hickey Fest this weekend

Sandy's is a new project for Alexi Glickman, who was previously the singer and guitarist for The Botticellis. Glickman, who now lives in West Marin, is currently wrapping up [...]

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This Week in SF: Picks and a Mix for 5/20-5/26/13

Enjoy this Rdio 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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Ty Segall teams up with Chad & The Meatbodies on newest 7"

Ty Segall teams up with Chad & The Meatbodies to release new LAMC 7" and gets his own guitar pedal!

It’s become an expectation that every couple of months or [...]

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