Premiere: The Soft White Sixties – “Lemon Squeezer”

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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 [...]

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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

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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

The Midnight Snackers release ‘Foul Weather Friends’ LP

Following up two previous EPs, garage rock band The Midnight Snackers have come out with their first full-length release, Foul Weather Friends. The album is fun, melodic, and a nice break-away [...]

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Premiere: El Terrible’s self-titled EP

El Terrible is a new project fronted by Terry Ashkinos of Fake Your Own Death. El Terrible began when Ashkinos was in Berlin studying the fall of communism in [...]

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    Interview: Not content to be #1 in the UK, Biffy Clyro heads to America

Interview: Not content to be #1 in the UK, Biffy Clyro heads to America

Few rock bands in the United Kingdom had as successful of a 2013 as Biffy Clyro. After more than 15 years of sweating it out on stage with a [...]

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    ‘Giraffage Remixes The-Dream’ available for free download

‘Giraffage Remixes The-Dream’ available for free download

San Francisco producer Giraffage (a.k.a. Charlie Yin) has always been known to chop up smooth R&B samples on his homegrown beats, but today he's taken that skill to the [...]

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    Live This Month: February 2014 — an audio guide through SF concerts this month (Podcast #327)

Live This Month: February 2014 — an audio guide through SF concerts this month (Podcast #327)


Download: Live This Month: February 2014 — an audio guide through SF concerts this month (Podcast #327)

In Live This Month, we sample some of the great local and out-of-town [...]

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Tycho releases first single from new album, tour dates

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Tycho has released the first single from new album Awake, due out March 18 on Ghostly International. "Montana" premiered on Pitchfork last week and makes it [...]

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