Parmesans release 'Wolf Eggs' LP

The Parmesans have been fairly quiet this year since releasing four EPs over six months at the end of the 2012. It turns out they're ready to break their [...]

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DSTVV – "Push Push"

Late last month, DSTVV released the single "Push Push", which is available on Wormhole Records' Compilation Volume One. A look into the "janglegaze" genre (always make sure to see [...]

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    Video: The Spyrals – "Out of Sight," announce Northwest tour dates

Video: The Spyrals – "Out of Sight," announce Northwest tour dates

The Spyrals just released a music video for "Out of Sight," the title track off of their latest LP, and like the two minute and fifty-second song, its a [...]

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    White Fence playing Rickshaw Stop with Jessica Pratt and Jonathan Rado

White Fence playing Rickshaw Stop with Jessica Pratt and Jonathan Rado

Tim Presley of White Fence (Photo: Ruth Swanson)

White Fence will be performing at the Rickshaw Stop on Wednesday, August 7 with Jessica Pratt, and Jonathan Rado of Foxygen.

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Best of Submissions from just beyond the Bay: Satan Wriders, Pablo, Feed Me Jack, Finite

We have been getting so many great submissions lately, and we thank all of those hardworking musicians for sending their work our way. Most of our submissions come from [...]

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Part Time kicks off mini tour in SF

San Francisco's synthpop outfit Part Time recently dropped their sophomore LP, PDA, on Mexican Summer, and the record is a push forward for the band, not out of  1980s synth-driven territory [...]

By |August 5, 2013|Comments Off on Part Time kicks off mini tour in SF
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    This Week in SF, 8/5-8/11/13: Outside Lands, White Fence, Lightning Dust, Dirty Ghosts & more!

This Week in SF, 8/5-8/11/13: Outside Lands, White Fence, Lightning Dust, Dirty Ghosts & 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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    Comedian Kurt Braunohler to celebrate release of 'How Do I Land?' in SF (Win tickets here)

Comedian Kurt Braunohler to celebrate release of 'How Do I Land?' in SF (Win tickets here)

The very funny Kurt Braunohler is the first comedian to release an album on Kill Rock Stars, and he's celebrating the arrival of How Do I Land? at the [...]

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    Editors’ Picks: What We’ve Been Listening to This Week (Deer Tick, Moderat, Whirr, The Postal Service)

Editors’ Picks: What We’ve Been Listening to This Week (Deer Tick, Moderat, Whirr, The Postal Service)

Jason: I wasn't a huge fan of Deer Tick's last album Divine Providence, with its faster pace and hepped up barroom style of rock and roll. Like many of [...]

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Push The Feeling with K-Maxx and Devonwho tomorrow night

Get ready for another installment of Push The Feeling, now taking place the first Saturday of each month instead of Friday. Stop by Underground SF tomorrow, August 3, to [...]

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Foli – "Figure Eight"

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Foli began as the solo project of Social Studies guitarist Ben McClintock, who told me he started Foli as a traditonal songwriting outlet after several years in [...]

By |August 2, 2013|1 Comment
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    Giveaway! San Franpsycho Presents: Ben Kweller Benefit Concert for Surf For Life

Giveaway! San Franpsycho Presents: Ben Kweller Benefit Concert for Surf For Life

San Franpsycho is teaming up with the non-profit foundation Surf For Life to put on one helluva show for one helluva great cause on Friday night at the Independent. [...]

By |August 1, 2013|Comments Off on Giveaway! San Franpsycho Presents: Ben Kweller Benefit Concert for Surf For Life