Stream the new Grass Widow album, 'Internal Logic'

San Francisco's own Grass Widow is streaming their new album Internal Logic over at Stereogum. A follow-up to 2010's Past Time, Internal Logic is a tight collection of tracks, [...]

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Future Twin announces July 31 "dual release"

Future Twin has announced a "dual release" for July 31: the band is putting out a new 7", called the Resist 7", as well as Future Twin Deluxe Edition, [...]

By |May 21, 2012|2 Comments

The Invisible Cities – "Freeze Ray Knees"

On May 11, San Francisco based indie-pop band The Invisible Cities announced they were releasing a new song every Friday for ten weeks, calling it the Meet the Lampreys [...]

Permanent Collection share track from upcoming LP

Permanent Collection’s previous EP, last year’s Delirium (a solo effort from ex-Young Prism Jason Hendardy), was a reverb-heavy release that had some folks divided on whether it was an [...]

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Adios Amigo – "Chicken"

Adios Amigo have a new album called Dos coming out on June 1, and they've just premiered one of the album cuts, "Chicken", via Prefix (but you can listen [...]

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New 7" from Grandma's Boyfriend out on Loglady Records

While the designation "punk-pop" might suggest that slick, whiny garbage that somehow became popular around the turn of the millennium, Grandma's Boyfriend is helping to seize back nervy, sped-up [...]

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    Sonny Smith releases 'One Act Plays' and shares new track from upcoming LP with the Sunsets

Sonny Smith releases 'One Act Plays' and shares new track from upcoming LP with the Sunsets

That Sonny Smith of Sonny and the Sunsets would bridge music and theater is a matter of natural progression. Smith began his musical career at 18 playing Jimmy Yancy [...]

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    Check out Billy & Dolly's new album, recorded by Papercuts' Jason Quever

Check out Billy & Dolly's new album, recorded by Papercuts' Jason Quever

In 2009, Bill Rousseau and Dahlia Gallin Ramirez released In the Beginning, an appropriately-named debut as the likewise appropriately-named Billy & Dolly. Three years later, the duo of [...]

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SF's Cazadero releases 'Dusk for Dawn'

New SF band Cazadero serves up dusty folk-rock with a notable country feel on its debut LP, Dusk for Dawn, which you can stream in its entirety below. The [...]

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Stream the new Mount Eerie LP 'Clear Moon' on NPR

Mount Eerie — the always soft yet threateningly strange project of Phil Elverum — are getting set to release their newest album Clear Moon on May 22. According to [...]

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Night Dust: Barn Owl's Evan Caminiti releases new solo LP

Evan Caminiti of Barn Owl's latest solo release is Night Dust, out now on Immune Recordings. The album is out on LP and cassette, and, as Caminiti told [...]

By |May 16, 2012|Comments Off on Night Dust: Barn Owl's Evan Caminiti releases new solo LP

Oakland beatsmith Jel remixes Sleigh Bells

Check out this very cool remix by Jel — aka Oakland's Jeff Logan — of the Sleigh Bells' single "Comeback Kid," from their newest album Reign of Terror. The [...]

By |May 16, 2012|Comments Off on Oakland beatsmith Jel remixes Sleigh Bells