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    Mollusk Jamboree: Vetiver, Beachwood Sparks, Cass McCombs, Allah-Las, and many more in Big Sur

Mollusk Jamboree: Vetiver, Beachwood Sparks, Cass McCombs, Allah-Las, and many more in Big Sur

Taking place at Big Sur's Fernwood Resort on September 27 and 28, the Mollusk Jamboree has "rad road trip" written all over it. The fest's presented by (((folkYEAH!))) and [...]

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    Fuzz gets ready for LP release with new single "What's In My Head"

Fuzz gets ready for LP release with new single "What's In My Head"

With the release of their self-titled debut full-length just two weeks, the retro blues metal trio Fuzz has another track to share with their soon-to-be sizable legion of fans. [...]

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    This Week in SF, 9/16-9/22/13: Cosmonauts, Oakland Music Festival, Woods, Wild Moth & more!

This Week in SF, 9/16-9/22/13: Cosmonauts, Oakland Music Festival, Woods, Wild Moth & 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 (Willis Earl Beal, The Wrens, Terry Malts, Blood Sister)

Editors' Picks: What We've Been Listening to This Week (Willis Earl Beal, The Wrens, Terry Malts, Blood Sister)

Jason: After hearing what Willis Earl Beal's voice was capable of in a handful of early videos when he was still something of an enigma a couple years ago, [...]

By |September 13, 2013|Comments Off on Editors' Picks: What We've Been Listening to This Week (Willis Earl Beal, The Wrens, Terry Malts, Blood Sister)

Dustin Wong tours with The Dodos in support of new album

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Dustin Wong (a former member of Ponytail) is touring in support of his new album, Mediation of Ecstatic Energy, and will be performing with The Dodos on [...]

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Ticket giveaway: Magic Trick at the Chapel

Here's a small point of confusion: Magic Trick's show at the Chapel on September 14th is being billed as a record release for The Glad Birth of Love. It [...]

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Interview: Greg Mabry on Evil Eyes' debut LP, 'Borderlines'

After releasing a four-song EP and a handful of singles in 2012, Greg Mabry and Joe Frabotta established their project Evil Eyes with a style they describe as the [...]

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Big Tree – "Wonder"

Local folk-rock quintet Big Tree drew from the band's move from Brooklyn to the Bay on its new EP, My, How You've Grown, due on September 17th. Take a [...]

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Kristian Rodriguez adds full band, releases live single

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Atlanta native and current Berkeley resident Kristian Rodriguez released a very solid acoustic folk album, Evergreen, that heavily featured his voice layered in harmonies to create some [...]

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    Listen to Nedelle Torrisi's new LP, then win tix to her show with Julia Holter

Listen to Nedelle Torrisi's new LP, then win tix to her show with Julia Holter

Former local Nedelle Torrisi was part of the severely underrated, Sufjan Stevens-endorsed band Cryptacize, and she's back now with a new self-titled LP. Even though it's a solo release, [...]

By |September 11, 2013|Comments Off on Listen to Nedelle Torrisi's new LP, then win tix to her show with Julia Holter
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    Giveaway: Weekend, Disappears, and Wymond Miles coming to The Chapel

Giveaway: Weekend, Disappears, and Wymond Miles coming to The Chapel

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Not to oversell things here, but I simply cannot see this Thursday's show at The Chapel being anything less than excellent, what with co-headliners Weekend [...]

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Gamble Gamble Die – "Chicken"

New San Francisco band Gamble Gamble Die has released a pair of tracks from their debut EP, Badman. The mostly spoken word track "Chicken" is a great introduction to [...]

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