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 [...]

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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 [...]

By |August 3, 2013|Comments Off on Editors’ Picks: What We’ve Been Listening to This Week (Deer Tick, Moderat, Whirr, The Postal Service)

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 [...]

By |August 2, 2013|Comments Off on Push The Feeling with K-Maxx and Devonwho tomorrow night

Foli – "Figure Eight"

Photo: Vanessa Hellmann

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
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    Stream Side A of Wild Moth's debut LP 'Over, Again', due 9/17/13

Stream Side A of Wild Moth's debut LP 'Over, Again', due 9/17/13

San Francisco post-punk four-piece Wild Moth will release its full-length debut album Over, Again September 17 on Asian Man Records. Can't wait to hear it? No problem. You can [...]

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    Live This Month: August 2013 — an audio guide through SF concerts this month (Podcast #311)

Live This Month: August 2013 — an audio guide through SF concerts this month (Podcast #311)

Live This Month: August 2013 — an audio guide through SF concerts this month (Podcast #311)

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

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    Warm Soda – "Tell Me In A Whisper" b/w "This Changes Everything"

Warm Soda – "Tell Me In A Whisper" b/w "This Changes Everything"

Before heading out on a month-long European tour in early July, Warm Soda quietly released a new 7-inch with two brand new tracks via Italian label Goodbye Boozy Records. [...]

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    Dwyer & Co. Update: Oh Sees announce October residency, Coachwhips reissuing debut LP

Dwyer & Co. Update: Oh Sees announce October residency, Coachwhips reissuing debut LP

For the previously uninitiated, Thee Oh Sees cemented their reputation as a spectacular live band during Phono del Sol, and, true to form, the band hasn't wasted any time [...]