DRMS releases debut full-length at Rickshaw Stop, 7/28/12

San Francisco's DRMS (formerly known as Dreams) are releasing their debut full-length album at a record release show on July 28th at the Rickshaw Stop, performing with support from [...]

By |July 24, 2012|Comments Off on DRMS releases debut full-length at Rickshaw Stop, 7/28/12
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    King Tuff, Jaill, The Coathangers tour California (at Bottom of the Hill 7/26/12)

King Tuff, Jaill, The Coathangers tour California (at Bottom of the Hill 7/26/12)

Stop by Bottom of the Hill on Thursday, July 26th for a wild punk/garage-rock show featuring King Tuff, Jaill, and The Coathangers. The three bands are teaming up for [...]

By |July 23, 2012|Comments Off on King Tuff, Jaill, The Coathangers tour California (at Bottom of the Hill 7/26/12)
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    Mornin' Old Sport releases self-titled debut LP, on tour now

Mornin' Old Sport releases self-titled debut LP, on tour now

We previously brought you Mornin' Old Sport's track "When the Bomb", a lively and tongue-in-cheek number about the emotional fallout after losing a lover. The Oakland residents and Boston [...]

By |July 23, 2012|Comments Off on Mornin' Old Sport releases self-titled debut LP, on tour now
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    Don't sleep on this: Silian Rail collaborative album "every/one"

Don't sleep on this: Silian Rail collaborative album "every/one"

Back in May I posted about the new Silian Rail album each/other, which I was pretty stoked about. So stoked, apparently, that I neglected to properly follow up on [...]

By |July 23, 2012|Comments Off on Don't sleep on this: Silian Rail collaborative album "every/one"

Lightning Bolt announce Fall tour, EP of 'lost material'

Providence, RI noise-rock duo Lightning Bolt will return to the Bay Area on September 4th, 2012 to once again attempt to melt the Rickshaw Stop into the ground. Along [...]

By |July 20, 2012|Comments Off on Lightning Bolt announce Fall tour, EP of 'lost material'
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    Tussle to release new LP 'Tempest' on 9/25/2012, stream new track "Eye Context" now

Tussle to release new LP 'Tempest' on 9/25/2012, stream new track "Eye Context" now

On September 25th San Francisco dance-groovers Tussle will release their fourth studio album, Tempest. It's the band's first effort since 2008's Cream Cuts and was recorded in Glasgow and [...]

By |July 20, 2012|Comments Off on Tussle to release new LP 'Tempest' on 9/25/2012, stream new track "Eye Context" now

Phono del Sol Preview: The Fresh and Onlys 101

If you've never heard of the Fresh and Onlys it's not too late to get to know them. One of San Francisco's favorite bands for four-going-on-five years, the Fresh [...]

By |July 20, 2012|Comments Off on Phono del Sol Preview: The Fresh and Onlys 101

Meat Market – "Don't Surf"

DON'T SURF by MEAT MARKET

Oakland's Meat Market was formed in 2011 by a few college students in Santa Cruz just to play house parties and have a good time. [...]

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    Serengeti releases single "Talk To Me," off new LP produced by Jel & Odd Nosdam

Serengeti releases single "Talk To Me," off new LP produced by Jel & Odd Nosdam

Chicago-based rapper Serengeti has a new album called C.A.R.due out July 31, 2012 on Anticon records. Bay Area producer Jel and partner-in-crime Odd Nosdam produced the LP which can [...]

By |July 19, 2012|Comments Off on Serengeti releases single "Talk To Me," off new LP produced by Jel & Odd Nosdam

Judgement Day set to release 'Polar Shift' on 7/31/12

Now that you've learned that, even though it looks weird, 'judgment' really is spelled like that, we'd like you to meet Judgement Day, a string-slaying, big-haired metal band from [...]

By |July 19, 2012|1 Comment
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    Local compilation 'In A Cloud II' with Ty Segall Band, Tim Cohen out this week, release show is 7/19/12 @ Amnesia

Local compilation 'In A Cloud II' with Ty Segall Band, Tim Cohen out this week, release show is 7/19/12 @ Amnesia

In A Cloud II, the absolutely stellar compilation featuring a whole mess of San Francisco musicians (Vetiver, Sonny and the Sunsets, Ty Segall, and more), is finally coming out [...]

By |July 18, 2012|Comments Off on Local compilation 'In A Cloud II' with Ty Segall Band, Tim Cohen out this week, release show is 7/19/12 @ Amnesia

Om leaks another 'Advaitic' tune

Around the time I was beginning to get the hang of tiresome and underdeveloped adolescent sarcasm, which I would ultimately deploy in an all-out war to control the radio [...]

By |July 17, 2012|Comments Off on Om leaks another 'Advaitic' tune