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    Sea of Bees – "Broke" (from upcoming Team Love debut 'Orangefarben')

Sea of Bees – "Broke" (from upcoming Team Love debut 'Orangefarben')

Here's some big and exciting news from the quickly rising Sacramento-based Sea of Bees - Baenziger's second album Orangefarben will be released this spring on Team Love Records, and [...]

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Mark Matos & Os Beaches to release 'Coyote and the Crosser'

In March, local psych-rock mystic Mark Matos will release his second album with Mark Matos & Os Beaches, Coyote and the Crosser. Matos calls the new record a [...]

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    Bad Bibles' new EP out this week, play Hemlock Friday 1/27 with Kids on a Crime Spree, Adios Amigo

Bad Bibles' new EP out this week, play Hemlock Friday 1/27 with Kids on a Crime Spree, Adios Amigo

Bad Bibles EP by Bad Bibles

This week marks the release of a powerful new garage rock EP from Bad Bibles, who play Friday the 27th at the Hemlock with [...]

By |January 19, 2012|Comments Off on Bad Bibles' new EP out this week, play Hemlock Friday 1/27 with Kids on a Crime Spree, Adios Amigo
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    Spyrals record release show tonight (1/19/12) at Brick and Mortar

Spyrals record release show tonight (1/19/12) at Brick and Mortar

San Francisco certainly has no shortage of garage bands, a term once applied to bands who rehearsed in garages (one would assume, right?) but now refers to that 60s-era [...]

By |January 19, 2012|Comments Off on Spyrals record release show tonight (1/19/12) at Brick and Mortar
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    Allo Darlin' returns to the US in May upon release of second LP 'Europe'

Allo Darlin' returns to the US in May upon release of second LP 'Europe'

Allo Darlin' - Capricornia by Slumberland Records

Sadly, last time the adorable UK pop band Allo Darlin' toured the US, visa problems prevented them [...]

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    Wymond Miles (of The Fresh & Onlys) to release solo EP on Sacred Bones next month

Wymond Miles (of The Fresh & Onlys) to release solo EP on Sacred Bones next month

Wymond Miles - Hidden Things Are Asking You To Find Them by sacredbones

"Hidden Things Are Asking You To Find Them" is a terrifically epic first glimpse at the Fresh [...]

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Sleepy Sun announce details of new record, 'Spine Hits'

Shortly before Sleepy Sun put on a fantastic performance at the Bay Brewed, the band announced that there would be a new record in 2012. They're holding true to [...]

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    R. Stevie Moore – "No Escape from Loving You" (Sean Moore cover)

R. Stevie Moore – "No Escape from Loving You" (Sean Moore cover)

R. Stevie Moore ("a riveting genius") is set to release a series of cover tracks via Glowmobile Recording Company in early 2012. Keep your eyes peeled for more information [...]

By |January 13, 2012|1 Comment

SorryEverAfter – "Constellations" / "Honey Girl"

SorryEverAfter is a supercharged power pop quartet whose members spent time in Sassy!!!, Fabulous Disaster, 28th Day, and MDC. The new group's debut EP, Meet Us When the [...]

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Video: Royal Baths – "Black Sheep"

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Royal Baths have had a big year so far -- after recently moving to NYC, the band signed with the [...]

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Frankie Rose – "Know Me"

Frankie Rose - Know Me by Slumberland Records

Hear the first track from Frankie Rose's second full-length on Slumberland Records, Interstellar, due out next [...]

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    An awesome poster for Silian Rail and MINOT at the Hemlock Tavern, 1/13/12

An awesome poster for Silian Rail and MINOT at the Hemlock Tavern, 1/13/12

Check out this awesome poster for Silian Rail and MINOT (ex-From Monument to Mass) at the Hemlock Tavern on January 13th. They'll be joined by Reno's Elephant Rifle. [...]

By |January 9, 2012|Comments Off on An awesome poster for Silian Rail and MINOT at the Hemlock Tavern, 1/13/12