• Radiation City - Rickshaw 11:23:14 poster
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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)
  • Ty Segall Band - Live in San Francisco
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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 [...]

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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 [...]

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Whirr and Nothing release joint EP

Whirr (Art: Pascal Hauer)

Whirr has a way of creating an atmosphere out of their music. It's a soundscape, dense and ambient, almost like an overwhelming dream. The San Francisco-born band [...]

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Premiere: Lee Bob & The Truth – “Mission Breakdown”

(Photo: Kaitlyn Miller)

As we mentioned a couple months ago, Lee Bob Watson is back with his band Lee Bob & The Truth, and today we're happy to give you [...]

By |November 10, 2014|1 Comment
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    Thick Red Wine releasing Homesick EP, celebrating tomorrow night at Bottom of the Hill

Thick Red Wine releasing Homesick EP, celebrating tomorrow night at Bottom of the Hill

Thick Red Wine – the project of New Jersey transplant Mike Wojciechowski – drops its new Homesick EP next Tuesday, November 11 via Breakup Records, and he's celebrating tomorrow [...]

By |November 7, 2014|Comments Off on Thick Red Wine releasing Homesick EP, celebrating tomorrow night at Bottom of the Hill

Kid Trails release Feels The Same EP

Kid Trails, the project of Oakland's Patrick Jeffords and Andy Woodward, just dropped their Feels The Same EP, showing an expansion to their spacey pop sound. The opener "Never [...]

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    Howlin’ Rain shares “Big Red Moon”, announces ‘Mansion Songs’ LP

Howlin’ Rain shares “Big Red Moon”, announces ‘Mansion Songs’ LP

Photo: Alissa Anderson

Howlin' Rain, the project of Oakland's Ethan Miller, just shared "Big Red Moon", the first single from his forthcoming LP Mansion Songs. With an a capella intro [...]

By |November 5, 2014|Comments Off on Howlin’ Rain shares “Big Red Moon”, announces ‘Mansion Songs’ LP
  • Friends of Tricycle Records Compilation Vol. 4
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    Friends of Tricycle Records Compilation Vol. 4 drops today (FREE DOWNLOAD!)

Friends of Tricycle Records Compilation Vol. 4 drops today (FREE DOWNLOAD!)

Big news for those searching out burgeoning Bay Area bands: Tricycle Records has released yet another exemplary mix, entitled Friends of Tricycle Records Compilation Vol. 4. It features some of the best [...]

By |November 4, 2014|Comments Off on Friends of Tricycle Records Compilation Vol. 4 drops today (FREE DOWNLOAD!)

Happy Fangs premiere “Fangsgiving”

So you went to Safeway on November 1st and found the orange and black switched out for red and green. Not ready for it all just yet? Those of [...]

By |November 4, 2014|Comments Off on Happy Fangs premiere “Fangsgiving”