MondreM.A.N. drops his solo debut 'They Say I Struggle Rap'

MondreM.A.N., half of the East Bay cloud rap duo Main Attrakionz, dropped his debut solo album last week on SF label SWTBRDS. It's called They Say I Struggle Rap, [...]

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    Mark Kozelek, Marissa Nadler, & more on 826 Valencia benefit album

Mark Kozelek, Marissa Nadler, & more on 826 Valencia benefit album

A slew of indie-rock artists led by Mark Kozelek, Marissa Nadler, and Maps and Atlases have teamed up with 826 Valencia, to create You Be My Heart, a benefit [...]

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James Rabbit releases their 16th(!) album 'Marvels'

James Rabbit, the Santa Cruz-formed project centered around Tyler Martin's songwriting, released their 16th album Marvels last month. Marvels is the final James Rabbit album recorded at the Santa [...]

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Magic Trick drops single "Crazy Teeth"

Tim Cohen-led project Magic Trick is releasing River of Souls, its third installment, this December 3 via Empty Cellar Records. Recorded in Cohen's own attic studio (which he named The Tree [...]

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The Ian Fays release new record and weekly videos!

The Ian Fays' fourth LP, The Most Spectacular Party, is hot off the presses! Recorded at Jackpot! Recording Studio in Portland, the band will play a release show [...]

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Scraper releases first full-length album

San Francisco’s Scraper have released their first full-length album out on Cut-Rate records. Limited to a run of 500 copies, the album is a gritty, unpolished hiss of rock [...]

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    This Week in SF, 11/18-11/24/13: Wire, The Flamin' Groovies, Moonface, John Vanderslice & more!

This Week in SF, 11/18-11/24/13: Wire, The Flamin' Groovies, Moonface, John Vanderslice & more!

Enjoy this Spotify mix featuring local and touring bands performing in SF during the rest of this week. After the jump, find out more about when they're all playing! [...]

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    Editors' Picks: What We've Been Listening to This Week (Lord Huron, Sore Eros & Kurt Vile, Exray's)

Editors' Picks: What We've Been Listening to This Week (Lord Huron, Sore Eros & Kurt Vile, Exray's)

Anna: Seeing Lord Huron at this year's Treasure Island Music Festival was an unexpected treat. I had previously listened to the band's 2010 EPs (Mighty and Into the Sun), [...]

By |November 15, 2013|Comments Off on Editors' Picks: What We've Been Listening to This Week (Lord Huron, Sore Eros & Kurt Vile, Exray's)

RonDre. ready to play record release show

San Francisco-based outfit RonDre. is an acoustic rock ensemble made up of Ronnie Carrier and Andrew Cruz. With Ronnie on guitar, Andrew on a Djembe drum and the pair sharing vocal [...]

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Video: North Home – "Away From Home"

North Home, the solo project of Dan Nordheim (guitarist for The Yellow Dress and frontman for The Fancy Dan Band), just released a lovely new video for "Away From [...]

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    Those Darlins coming to The Chapel with Diane Coffee and Jesus Sons

Those Darlins coming to The Chapel with Diane Coffee and Jesus Sons

There's a lot happening in San Francisco tonight. See for yourself. Choosing a show to go to won't be an easy decision, but if you're looking for some primitive [...]

By |November 13, 2013|Comments Off on Those Darlins coming to The Chapel with Diane Coffee and Jesus Sons
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    Mixtape: Bay Area Jams to Accompany Beer Drinking (Podcast #320)

Mixtape: Bay Area Jams to Accompany Beer Drinking (Podcast #320)

Download: Mixtape: Bay Area Jams to Accompany Beer Drinking (Podcast #320)

As we've long said, we're love great beer almost as much as we love great music. Combine the two, [...]

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