Tuesday: Black Moth Super Rainbow Listening Party

Black Moth Super Rainbow - "Born On A Day The Sun Didn't Rise"

Black Moth Super Rainbow's much anticipated new album Eating Us comes out tomorrow, Tuesday, May 26th. [...]

By |May 25, 2009|Comments Off on Tuesday: Black Moth Super Rainbow Listening Party

The Blacks Call It a Day with Tiger Songs

It breaks my heart to report word from Tricycle Records that San Francisco-New York trio The Blacks are breaking up, with a farewell performance at the Rickshaw Stop on [...]

Port O’Brien’s stuck on a boat to Europe

An update from Port O'Brien brings much news of productivity as of late. Before a trip to Europe (most likely by plane, not boat) the band will embark on [...]

By |May 20, 2009|Comments Off on Port O’Brien’s stuck on a boat to Europe

Ticket Giveaway: The Blue Up Ball this Saturday at the Independent

If you're looking for a break between BBQing and enjoying at the Mission District's Carnaval this Memorial Day Weekend, The Independent is throwing The Blue Up Ball - an [...]

By |May 19, 2009|Comments Off on Ticket Giveaway: The Blue Up Ball this Saturday at the Independent

SF Popfest: May 21st – 24th

Unfortunately The Hidden Cameras have had to cancel due to visa issues. The Botticellis have replaced them on the Sunday night Popfest show.

Indie pop fans better stay in [...]

By |May 15, 2009|Comments Off on SF Popfest: May 21st – 24th

Wallpaper. remixes Passion Pit, new and old

Here's how it went down: Wallpaper. (Oakland) won the Fingers on the Pulse contest with their wacky remix of Passion Pit's hit "Sleepyhead" -- a fabulous exaggeration of the [...]

John Vanderslice CD Release and Giveaway!

John Vanderslice will be releasing his 6th full length album, Romanian Names, on Dead Oceans next Tuesday, May 19th. In celebration of the release he will be performing [...]

By |May 13, 2009|Comments Off on John Vanderslice CD Release and Giveaway!

Ticket giveaway: M. Ward, Saturday May 16 @ the Fox

Another big show at one of the newest hosting sites, Oakland's Fox Theater, goes down on Saturday May 16: it's M. Ward with fellow Portlanders Richmond Fontaine (8pm, $29.50). [...]

By |May 12, 2009|Comments Off on Ticket giveaway: M. Ward, Saturday May 16 @ the Fox

Stitchcraft + Record Release = Hotel Utah Tonight

Can I call Stitchcraft harmonius?

Yes. I think I will.

Stitchcraft - "Dakota" (from Through The Hoolaboo)

Former Floridians, Heather Normandale (vocals and guitar/mandolin) and Anna Perlmutter (vocals and violin) make [...]

Cryptacize, Battlehooch open for Ponytail tomorrow @ BotH

Weekends sometimes don't pan out to what they should be, which is why your Tuesday is looking so much better than the past few days combined: Cryptacize and Battlehooch [...]

By |May 11, 2009|Comments Off on Cryptacize, Battlehooch open for Ponytail tomorrow @ BotH

Photons – Glory!

Photons - "Where Were You Last Night" (from the Glory! EP)

San Francisco indie-poppers Photons are back with a new EP titled Glory! The eight-member band's 2008 self-titled release [...]

By |May 11, 2009|Comments Off on Photons – Glory!

Still Flyin’ Releases Never Gonna Touch the Ground

What ever happened to fun? Why does it seem like everyone is so caught up trying to say something lately that they forget to have a good time?  [...]

By |May 8, 2009|Comments Off on Still Flyin’ Releases Never Gonna Touch the Ground