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    Four local release shows this weekend: Philistines/MINOT, Tussle, Glitter Wizard, Trails and Ways

Four local release shows this weekend: Philistines/MINOT, Tussle, Glitter Wizard, Trails and Ways

If you're not sure what to do this weekend, consider four options featuring local bands celebrating new releases:

Tonight is Y La Bamba's second night at Amnesia, and they'll be [...]

By |November 16, 2012|Comments Off on Four local release shows this weekend: Philistines/MINOT, Tussle, Glitter Wizard, Trails and Ways

Jessica Pratt releases debut, self-titled LP

San Francisco should be damn proud to call singer/songwriter Jessica Pratt its own. The young folk musician just released her debut, self-titled album on Birth Records - a label [...]

By |November 15, 2012|2 Comments
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    Premiere: Brand New Trash and Coo Coo Birds drop new tracks, celebrating record releases together at Bottom of the Hill tonight, 11/15/12

Premiere: Brand New Trash and Coo Coo Birds drop new tracks, celebrating record releases together at Bottom of the Hill tonight, 11/15/12

Brand New Trash (above, top) and Coo Coo Birds (above, bottom) are joining forces for a dual record release celebration tonight at Bottom of the Hill. The former band [...]

By |November 15, 2012|Comments Off on Premiere: Brand New Trash and Coo Coo Birds drop new tracks, celebrating record releases together at Bottom of the Hill tonight, 11/15/12

The Love Dimension – "True Love Comes 'Round Again"

As the hypnotic poster above indicates, SF quintet The Love Dimension is performing at the Great American Music Hall on Thursday night in support of their new album, Forget [...]

By |November 14, 2012|Comments Off on The Love Dimension – "True Love Comes 'Round Again"

Nate Mercereau – '$1,000,000 Worth of Twang'

Bedroom pop seems to be pretty common these days, but for some reason, you don't hear much about bedroom twang. Well, San Francisco's Nate Mercereau has released what is [...]

By |November 13, 2012|Comments Off on Nate Mercereau – '$1,000,000 Worth of Twang'
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    Best of Submissions: Jasper Patrick Leach, Everyone Is Dirty, and Darling Gunsel

Best of Submissions: Jasper Patrick Leach, Everyone Is Dirty, and Darling Gunsel

Once again, it's time to share some of the best music that came to us via our oh-so-easy-to-fill-out submissions page. Remember, we listen to EVERY submission, regardless of genre. [...]

By |November 13, 2012|Comments Off on Best of Submissions: Jasper Patrick Leach, Everyone Is Dirty, and Darling Gunsel
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    Big Tree's 'Little EP' available now, holding release party on 11/15/2012 at Cafe du Nord

Big Tree's 'Little EP' available now, holding release party on 11/15/2012 at Cafe du Nord

Little EP by Big Tree

By now some of you may know the story of Berkeley quintet Big Tree: falling under that common, often unexplainable, West Coast magnetic spell, one [...]

By |November 13, 2012|Comments Off on Big Tree's 'Little EP' available now, holding release party on 11/15/2012 at Cafe du Nord
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    The Walkmen announce tour with Father John Misty with 1/24/13 stop at The Fillmore, release live videos & new 7"

The Walkmen announce tour with Father John Misty with 1/24/13 stop at The Fillmore, release live videos & new 7"

The Walkmen recently announced a ten-date tour of North America with Father John Misty, including a gig at The Fillmore here in San Francisco. The Washington, D.C.-native quintet kicks [...]

By |November 13, 2012|Comments Off on The Walkmen announce tour with Father John Misty with 1/24/13 stop at The Fillmore, release live videos & new 7"

Stream GRMLN's debut EP 'Explore'

Santa Cruz' Yoodoo Park (aka GRMLN) just dropped his debut EP Explore, which we first told you about back in September. The album was initially streamed exclusively by Santa [...]

By |November 12, 2012|Comments Off on Stream GRMLN's debut EP 'Explore'
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    Tonight: Push the Feeling with High Places, Shock (record release)

Tonight: Push the Feeling with High Places, Shock (record release)

Push the Feeling is back at Underground SF (424 Haight St) tonight, with another rad lineup that includes live performances by High Places and Shock alongside YR SKULL and [...]

By |November 9, 2012|1 Comment

Satellite High releases 'Radd Axxion' EP

San Francisco's Satellite High (aka Jay Friedman) recently released Radd Axxion, an EP of studio odds and ends. There isn't a particular theme on the record, other than Friedman's [...]

By |November 8, 2012|Comments Off on Satellite High releases 'Radd Axxion' EP
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    Limited edition Loma Prieta 'Dark Mountain' 12" repress available now

Limited edition Loma Prieta 'Dark Mountain' 12" repress available now

San Francisco hardcore veterans Loma Prieta are repressing their 2009 Dark Mountain LP in a limited edition lot of 500 on cloudy clear vinyl. Pick up a copy now [...]

By |November 7, 2012|Comments Off on Limited edition Loma Prieta 'Dark Mountain' 12" repress available now