The Raveonettes Interview and Prize Pack Giveaway!

One of our favorite non-local bands, The Raveonettes, is coming to San Francisco's Bimbo's on Friday, January 23rd, where they'll be performing with San Diego's The Soft Pack (tickets [...]

By |January 12, 2009|4 Comments

The Botticellis: “Here I Go Again” (Whitesnake cover)

The Botticellis recently contributed a recording to the Barcelona-based Buffetlibre DJs' "Rewind" project, a ongoing collection of indie and underground artists covering a wide variety of 70s, 80s, and [...]

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Wallpaper. Remixes, Gets Remixed

2008 SF Weekly Award winner Wallpaper. caps off a big year with T REX RMXd, a new collection of remixes of songs from Ricky Reed's terrific T Rex EP. [...]

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Magic Me Release EP2

Featuring members of The Jim Yoshii Pile-Up, Oakland's Magic Me recently released their second EP, just a few months after their debut. Out now on the Sneakmove label, [...]

By |December 18, 2008|2 Comments

Dance This Mess Around! Benefit Concert

The Mills Dance Collective are putting on a benefit fundraiser show this Tuesday at the Uptown Nightclub in Oakland. Proceeds will go towards the Mills College dance program and [...]

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Three Classic Albums Live This Wednesday at Elbo Room

This Wednesday, Dec. 10 there is a truly different type of show at the Elbo Room. Three local bands will be performing three classic albums from start to finish.

Battlehooch [...]

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Von Iva EP Release Friday!

The ladies of Von Iva are back at it again! With their latest EP, Girls on Film, released at the end of October they are now headed home [...]

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The Old-Fashioned Way CD Release Wednesday

This Wednesday at Bottom of the Hill there is a great local lineup. The Old-Fashioned Way will be celebrating their EP release, joined by The Botticellis and My First [...]

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Mike Relm Releases Free Black Friday Version of Spectacle

Mike Relm - "Tron" (from the Black Friday Special)

Keeping with the theme of the day, Mike Relm has decided to join along with the majority of today's major retailers [...]

By |November 28, 2008|Comments Off on Mike Relm Releases Free Black Friday Version of Spectacle

The Spinto Band, The Aimless Never Miss, and Silian Rail @ Retox Lounge Next Friday!

After their double-header over at Bottom of the Hill earlier this month, The Spinto Band will be back playing an intimate, low-cost show over at the Retox Lounge next [...]

By |November 12, 2008|Comments Off on The Spinto Band, The Aimless Never Miss, and Silian Rail @ Retox Lounge Next Friday!

Kid Mud CD Release Tomorrow

Kid Mud, one of the newest editions to San Francisco's New and Used Records, will celebrate his CD release party at the Hotel Utah tomorrow (Tuesday). The album, a [...]

By |November 10, 2008|Comments Off on Kid Mud CD Release Tomorrow

New Music from Social Studies

It's been a while since we've heard from Social Studies, whose endearing debut EP This is the World's Biggest Hammer and great live show have made them one of [...]

By |November 10, 2008|Comments Off on New Music from Social Studies