Premiere & Interview: Magic Fight’s swan song

Magic Fight made some noise locally last year when they released their debut album, participated in the Music Video Race, and capped it off with an appearance at our [...]

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Celebrate Valentine’s Day with tunes from local artists

It's Valentine's Day, and what better way to express your love for your significant than with music? Here are some creations from a wide variety of Bay Area artists [...]

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Jesus Sons to play Brick and Mortar

There’s been a lot of talk about the end times of San Francisco’s psych scene, and its subsequent migration to the southern part of the state, lately. From this [...]

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    SAINT PEPSI making West Coast debut at F8 with Glenn Jackson

SAINT PEPSI making West Coast debut at F8 with Glenn Jackson

If caffeinated Catholics are the only things that come to mind when you hear the words SAINT PEPSI, you clearly haven't been paying enough attention to the Internet. The [...]

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El Ten Eleven releases new EP, coming to The New Parish

El Ten Eleven has a new three-song EP out, called For emily, and are touring in support. Full dates below.

The band, which prefers to be called a "Power Duo" [...]

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Balms release new single, “All Right”

Balms have been ramping up their promo for their upcoming EP with their newest single, "All Right".

A follow up to their recent split, Surface // Over My Head, "All [...]

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Premiere: The Soft White Sixties – “Lemon Squeezer”

Photo by Anthony Deeying

San Francisco's soulful rock and roll band The Soft White Sixties are releasing their debut GET RIGHT. LP on March 4, and The Bay Bridged [...]

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    Waterstrider releases “Redwood,” hits the road with Gardens & Villa

Waterstrider releases “Redwood,” hits the road with Gardens & Villa

Berkeley's Waterstrider just released "Redwood", the first single from their upcoming LP due out later this year. The track's gotten some nice attention, including this wonderful review from the [...]

By |February 11, 2014|1 Comment
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    Q&A with Royal Teeth: Louisiana band hits SF while working on new songs

Q&A with Royal Teeth: Louisiana band hits SF while working on new songs

Louisiana pop sextet Royal Teeth will make its third San Francisco stop within a 12-month stretch Thursday, when it headlines at the Chapel. Still touring in support of 2013’s [...]

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    This Week in SF, 2/10-2/16/14: Thao, Hospitality, Quilt, Bay Area Record Label Fair & more!

This Week in SF, 2/10-2/16/14: Thao, Hospitality, Quilt, Bay Area Record Label Fair & more!

Enjoy this Spotify mix featuring local and touring bands performing in SF during the rest of this week. For a full list of upcoming concerts in the SF Bay [...]

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Video: Brasil – “Stay in Town”

Oakland's Brasil released a video for the track "Stay in Town" off their self-titled LP. The track is a great reminder that Jasper Patrick Leach is an outstanding frontman, [...]

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Doctor Popular releases ‘Destroy All Presets’ LP

Photo: Lester Barrows

Technology has made it incredibly easy for anyone with a computer to sit down with no musical training and start composing songs. The only problem is that [...]

By |February 7, 2014|3 Comments