SomaFM celebrates 11 years of independent online radio at the Indy 4/7/11 with Tycho and Inu

Eleven years of independent online radio is no laughing matter. SomaFM first took to the online airways back in 2000 with "Drone Zone," "Groove Salad" and "Secret Agent" stations, [...]

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Wet Illustrated – “Gypsy Town”

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Our first take of Wet Illustrated was when they kickstarted our 2011 Noise Pop Happy Hour into high gear with a loud, [...]

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Snob Theater celebrates one year of comedy and music at the Dark Room, Friday 4/8/11

One year ago, Shawn Robbins of Kata Rokkar launched Snob Theater, an event series pairing local comedians and musicians at the Dark Room. The small setting of the theater [...]

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Michael Tapscott of Odawas releases new cassette

Michael James Tapscott - "Sample 1"
Michael James Tapscott - "Sample 2"

Odawas' Michael Tapscott has collaborated with friend who he calls a "revolutionary poet," Andrew Kenower, to release the cassette [...]

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Recommended, 4/4-4/10: Papercuts, The Wrong Words, The Dodos, and more

Every Monday, we'll be offering you early picks for some of the week's best concerts. Do you think we omitted something worthwhile? Let us know in the [...]

Craft Spells’ new album is great heat wave music

Craft Spells – "From The Morning Heat"

Craft Spells - "You Should Close The Door"

Even though Craft Spells' Justin Vallesteros recently relocated from Stockton to Seattle, the band's new album [...]

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New Vetiver album out via Sub Pop on 6/14/11 – ‘The Errant Charm’

As Pitchfork reported yesterday, Vetiver's new album will be called The Errant Charm and is scheduled for release on June 14th via Sub Pop. Check out "Can't You Tell," [...]

By |March 31, 2011|Comments Off on New Vetiver album out via Sub Pop on 6/14/11 – ‘The Errant Charm’

Sunday: fourth annual Switchboard Music Festival celebrates Bay Area musicians

Birds & Batteries - "Strange Kind of Mirror"

It's great to see annual happenings in San Francisco music, so we are pleased to share information about Switchboard Music Festival's fourth [...]

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Thursday Night: KUSF Benefit at Milk; KUSF in Exile streaming online

The SHE'S - "Surfer Boys"

If you are a little cynical, you might have expected the Save KUSF movement to start out with a lot of outrage that would gradually [...]

By |March 29, 2011|2 Comments

Eskmo remixes Bear In Heaven’s “You Do You”

Bear In Heaven: "You Do You" (Eskmo Remix) (2010) by Eskmo

Via Eskmo's web site, where you can also check out his upcoming US tour dates:

I was given the stems [...]

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Song Premiere: Dreamdate – “Pyramids”; new album out now, release show 3/31/11

Dreamdate - "Pyramids"

We've long loved SF's Dreamdate, a trio with a knack for a winning jangle that's equal parts garage and indie pop. Melody Walk is the band's [...]

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Recommended, 3/28-4/3: Hunx and his Punx, Salem/The Soft Moon, Lady Lazarus and more

Every Monday, we'll be offering you early picks for some of the week's best concerts. Do you think we omitted something worthwhile? Let us know in the [...]

By |March 28, 2011|Comments Off on Recommended, 3/28-4/3: Hunx and his Punx, Salem/The Soft Moon, Lady Lazarus and more