We Will Be Lions – "Sunflowers"

San Francisco's We Will Be Lions released their debut EP You Will Be Heroes earlier this year and as you may subconsciously guess from the album title, these guys [...]

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  • Radio Silene presents Doe Eye
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    DOE EYE to perform Arcade Fire's 'Funeral' in full (win tickets!)

DOE EYE to perform Arcade Fire's 'Funeral' in full (win tickets!)

Nine years ago, Arcade Fire released its seminal debut album Funeral, giving music connoisseurs and indie rock savants something fresh to obsess over. After two (almost three!!!) more LPs, the [...]

By |September 19, 2013|Comments Off on DOE EYE to perform Arcade Fire's 'Funeral' in full (win tickets!)
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    Saturday: Oakland Music Festival brings together The Coup, Dam-Funk and many more

Saturday: Oakland Music Festival brings together The Coup, Dam-Funk and many more

This Saturday, September 21, over twenty bands will be heading to Oakland's Uptown District for the first annual Oakland Music Festival 2013. It's a wide ranging mix of artists, [...]

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    Ticket Giveaway: Stephen Stills' new supergroup The Rides at The Fillmore

Ticket Giveaway: Stephen Stills' new supergroup The Rides at The Fillmore

The Rides – a new supergroup consisting of the one-and-only Stephen Stills, highly tauted guitar wunderkind Kenny Wayne Shepherd, and legendary blues keyboardist Barry Goldberg – formed as the [...]

By |September 19, 2013|1 Comment
  • Aerobic International/Voltaire Records party
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    Aerobic International & Voltaire Records party this weekend with Yip Deceiver

Aerobic International & Voltaire Records party this weekend with Yip Deceiver

This weekend at Brick & Mortar, Aerobic International and Voltaire Records invite you to join them "for a night of making shapes to futuristic dance sounds." This will include [...]

By |September 18, 2013|Comments Off on Aerobic International & Voltaire Records party this weekend with Yip Deceiver
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    Interview: Sugar Candy Mountain talks new LP 'Mystic Hits' (WIN TICKETS!)

Interview: Sugar Candy Mountain talks new LP 'Mystic Hits' (WIN TICKETS!)

Sugar Candy Mountain, a project led by Ash Reiter and her band's drummer Will Halsey, just released their album Mystic Hits on their Bandcamp page. The LP is full [...]

By |September 18, 2013|Comments Off on Interview: Sugar Candy Mountain talks new LP 'Mystic Hits' (WIN TICKETS!)
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    Mixtape: Diving into San Francisco Bay Area Electronic Music (Podcast #315)

Mixtape: Diving into San Francisco Bay Area Electronic Music (Podcast #315)

Download: Mixtape: Diving into San Francisco Bay Area Electronic Music (Podcast #315)

As we've documented before on the podcast, the Bay Area has, for years, hosted a vibrant scene of [...]

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    Yalls joins Emily Reo & more for Pro Fans showcase at DNA Loft

Yalls joins Emily Reo & more for Pro Fans showcase at DNA Loft

Emily Reo and Cuddle Formation (Noah Klein) are winding down their TOUR64 road trip with Peace Arrow. The three artists will perform at Professional Fans Showcase 011 with Berkeley's [...]

By |September 17, 2013|Comments Off on Yalls joins Emily Reo & more for Pro Fans showcase at DNA Loft
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    Ticket Giveaway: The Big Rock Show with The Y Axes, Sahab, A Yawn Worth Yelling, Eager Eyes

Ticket Giveaway: The Big Rock Show with The Y Axes, Sahab, A Yawn Worth Yelling, Eager Eyes

Listen up, South Bay! This Saturday, the Art Boutiki’s monthly Big Rock Show will see a veritable UN of NorCal bands, hailing from Alameda, San Francisco, San Jose and [...]

By |September 17, 2013|1 Comment

Win tickets to see Stars, Trails and Ways at Slim's!

Bay Area chamber pop band (and video game producer) Trails and Ways is currently touring with Stars, and the two bands are playing two days of shows in SF: [...]

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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 [...]

By |September 16, 2013|Comments Off on Mollusk Jamboree: Vetiver, Beachwood Sparks, Cass McCombs, Allah-Las, and many more in Big Sur
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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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