This Week in SF: Picks and a Mix for 2/11-2/17/12

Enjoy this 8tracks 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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Kacey Johansing – "Pinecone"

Kacey Johansing makes lovely music. The San Francisco-based singer-songwriter, who's played with fellow Bay Area acts Geographer and Yesway, has a voice like velvet and creates moody, meandering melodies. [...]

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    Interview: Colin Langenus continues to chart abstract musical path, touring California with Colin L. Orchestra, playing tonight in SF and next week in Oakland

Interview: Colin Langenus continues to chart abstract musical path, touring California with Colin L. Orchestra, playing tonight in SF and next week in Oakland

Colin Langenus – an artist that holds a space near and dear to this music lover's heart – is descending upon California this weekend for a short tour with [...]

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    The Warlocks, LSD & the Search for God, Cellar Doors and guest DJ Joel Gion of Brian Jonestown Massacre set to hypnotize Brick & Mortar 2/16/13

The Warlocks, LSD & the Search for God, Cellar Doors and guest DJ Joel Gion of Brian Jonestown Massacre set to hypnotize Brick & Mortar 2/16/13

Three decades of psychedelic sounds are coming together on February 16th in the intimate setting of Brick & Mortar. There will be an excess of shuddering guitars, reverberating vocals [...]

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The Lawlands shuffle lineup, release new single "Youth"

The Lawlands recently began sharing their new single "Youth" on Indie Shuffle, which marks the first release by the band with Anthony Ferraro as their lead singer. Ferraro, [...]

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    Push The Feeling: La Vampires, Roche, YR SKULL, epicsauce @ Underground SF this Friday, 2/8/13

Push The Feeling: La Vampires, Roche, YR SKULL, epicsauce @ Underground SF this Friday, 2/8/13

Push The Feeling is back at Underground SF this Friday with a DJ set from LA Vampires and a live performance by Roche. As usual, founding residents epicsauce and [...]

By |February 7, 2013|Comments Off on Push The Feeling: La Vampires, Roche, YR SKULL, epicsauce @ Underground SF this Friday, 2/8/13
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    Interview: Trails and Ways discuss their history and future, playing The New Parish tomorrow, 2/8/13

Interview: Trails and Ways discuss their history and future, playing The New Parish tomorrow, 2/8/13

Oakland's Trails and Ways started 2013 with a bang: they sold out Cafe Du Nord and released Detornar-Se, a remix album that features reworks from Wallpaper and Yalls, among [...]

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Tour Diary: Grandma's Boyfriend recaps a trip to Japan

Editor's note: In January, SF's Grandma’s Boyfriend toured Japan for the second time, playing six shows in Tokyo, Yokohama, Kyoto and Osaka. When they returned, the guys sent us [...]

By |February 6, 2013|Comments Off on Tour Diary: Grandma's Boyfriend recaps a trip to Japan
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    Seatraffic releases free new song and video – "Superficial Heart"

Seatraffic releases free new song and video – "Superficial Heart"

Anyone who thought that electronic dream pop was a temporal moment in music was wrong - it’s here to stay, and in the Bay Area, it’s big. Seatraffic is [...]

By |February 5, 2013|Comments Off on Seatraffic releases free new song and video – "Superficial Heart"
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    The Bay Bridged Presents: A Noise Pop Happy Hour with Golden Void, Wild Moth and DSTVV!

The Bay Bridged Presents: A Noise Pop Happy Hour with Golden Void, Wild Moth and DSTVV!

Artwork by Nic Buron

Noise Pop 21 arrives later this month with a full slate of exciting shows. One of our favorite festival traditions is the nightly series of free [...]

By |February 5, 2013|Comments Off on The Bay Bridged Presents: A Noise Pop Happy Hour with Golden Void, Wild Moth and DSTVV!
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    The Stone Foxes gear up for 2/12/13 LP release, drop new single and video

The Stone Foxes gear up for 2/12/13 LP release, drop new single and video

The Stone Foxes own a reputation of being one of the most clean-cut rock and roll bands in San Francisco. While "clean-cut" isn't usually a positive image to associate [...]

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    Review: Geographer, Midi Matilda, On An On @ The Fillmore, 1/31/13

Review: Geographer, Midi Matilda, On An On @ The Fillmore, 1/31/13

"I remember when we couldn't even get a show in this town...and now we're at the FUCKING Fillmore," proclaimed Geographer frontman/guitarist/synth-master Michael Deni last Thursday night, during a banter-break [...]

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