Jordannah Elizabeth revs up for new album, A Rush

It was a nice, brisk San Francisco morning when I met up with Jordannah Elizabeth in West Portal, a shop and restaurant-filled neighborhood that was beaming with people walking [...]

By |November 25, 2014|Comments Off on Jordannah Elizabeth revs up for new album, A Rush

Grace Sings Sludge releases Red Light Museum

Grace Sings Sludge, aka Grace Cooper of The Sandwitches, has released a cassette of home recordings, Red Light Museum, and earlier this month released a VHS video for "Such [...]

By |November 24, 2014|Comments Off on Grace Sings Sludge releases Red Light Museum

Battlehooch drops new EP Wink

"Come take a chance with me / The less that we know, the better we'll be," Battlehooch sings as a suitable invitation to their new EP Wink.  It's quite [...]

By |November 24, 2014|Comments Off on Battlehooch drops new EP Wink

Cotillon moves to SF and releases a new track

Cotillon’s Jordan Corso is a new San Francisco transplant via LA, a relocation that started when Corso and his band were recording their forthcoming debut LP with producer Chet [...]

By |November 21, 2014|1 Comment
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    Rent Control to play free album release show at Amnesia on Sunday

Rent Control to play free album release show at Amnesia on Sunday

Rent Control is the latest project from Jason Kick. You might know J. Kick from Maus Haus, and this new solo project is a spacey, electric-guitar driven soundscape; overall, [...]

By |November 20, 2014|Comments Off on Rent Control to play free album release show at Amnesia on Sunday
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    Al Lover remixes Rosetta’s singing comet, joining Li Xi at Brick & Mortar in December

Al Lover remixes Rosetta’s singing comet, joining Li Xi at Brick & Mortar in December

San Francisco producer Al Lover not only churns out psychedelic beats on the regular, but he's also apparently an aficionado of space exploration. Yep, Mr. Lover took note of [...]

By |November 19, 2014|Comments Off on Al Lover remixes Rosetta’s singing comet, joining Li Xi at Brick & Mortar in December

Get to Know: Lords of Sealand

Bookish and proud of it, Lords of Sealand is a band that upholds the cherished tradition of nerds displaying rockstar talent.  They're not the first (check out Rush or [...]

By |November 19, 2014|Comments Off on Get to Know: Lords of Sealand
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    Premiere: Radiation City – “Stutter” (see them at Rickshaw this Sunday)

Premiere: Radiation City – “Stutter” (see them at Rickshaw this Sunday)

Portland's Radiation City has always been one of the more sonically adventurous indie pop bands out there. They are known for riffing off of bossa nova, '60s girl groups, [...]

By |November 18, 2014|Comments Off on Premiere: Radiation City – “Stutter” (see them at Rickshaw this Sunday)
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    Castle Face’s Live in SF series continues with Ty Segall Band

Castle Face’s Live in SF series continues with Ty Segall Band

Castle Face is back with the fourth fifth installment of the label's Live in San Francisco series, featuring Ty Segall Band’s February 2014 performance at Rickshaw Stop. Just like [...]

By |November 17, 2014|Comments Off on Castle Face’s Live in SF series continues with Ty Segall Band
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    Premiere: Eline Cout (ex-Mallard Greer McGettrick) – “Eline7”

Premiere: Eline Cout (ex-Mallard Greer McGettrick) – “Eline7”

After shedding The Mallard's skin last year and stripping her songwriting process to the bone, Greer McGettrick has positioned herself at the helm of her own solo project. She's left the animals [...]

By |November 11, 2014|Comments Off on Premiere: Eline Cout (ex-Mallard Greer McGettrick) – “Eline7”

The Stone Foxes release third track from Twelve Spells

The Stone Foxes continue their yearlong journey toward the release of their new LP Twelve Spells,dropping a third track "It Ain't Nothin'" off the album last Friday. The band [...]

By |November 10, 2014|Comments Off on The Stone Foxes release third track from Twelve Spells

Battlehooch debuts new single “Fountaineer”

Battlehooch has a trippy new single out. Called "Fountaineer" and included on their upcoming new EP, WINK, the song finds the psych-rockers channeling the Brian Jonestown Massacre and the more [...]

By |November 10, 2014|Comments Off on Battlehooch debuts new single “Fountaineer”