Xray Eyeballs – "X"

Splendor Squalor (Kanine Records, Feb.2012) by Xray Eyeballs

Xray Eyeballs is the product of San Francisco expatriate O.J. San Felipe (also responsible for Golden Triangle) who is apparently also some [...]

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Before new album, Sea of Bees gives away free live EP

Sea of Bees will release her sophomore album Orangefarben in May, but before she does, she is offering a free download of an exclusive live performance, now available on [...]

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    Sacramento's G. Green release new 7" through 12XU, album 'Crap Culture' on Bandcamp

Sacramento's G. Green release new 7" through 12XU, album 'Crap Culture' on Bandcamp

Sacramento garage punk group G. Green has released a new 7" through 12XU with a couple tracks that did not make the cut for their 2012 debut LP Crap [...]

By |February 3, 2012|Comments Off on Sacramento's G. Green release new 7" through 12XU, album 'Crap Culture' on Bandcamp
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    Little Wings’ Made It Rain LP now out on vinyl, with limited-edition covers hand-painted by Kyle Field

Little Wings’ Made It Rain LP now out on vinyl, with limited-edition covers hand-painted by Kyle Field

Originally released on cassette as part of Gnome Life’s beautifully designed Echomancy series, Little Wings’ Made It Rain LP is now out on limited-edition vinyl, with only 300 copies [...]

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oOoOO – “NoWayBack (featuring Butterclock)”

oOoOO – "NoWayBack (featuring Butterclock)"

"NoWayBack" is a beautiful-yet-brooding new song from Our Loving Is Hurting Us, the forthcoming EP from San Francisco's oOoOO. The EP's out on Tri [...]

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    Howlin Rain to celebrate new Rick Rubin-produced album at The Independent on 2/18/12

Howlin Rain to celebrate new Rick Rubin-produced album at The Independent on 2/18/12

Howlin Rain is set to drop their new LP, The Russian Wilds, on Valentine's Day, February 14. The album was produced by Rick Rubin. If you don't know who [...]

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Yalls – "Settle Down"

The other day, a new song from Yalls premiered on Ears of the Beholder. "Settle Down" is the A-side of Yalls' new 7-inch EP, Fantasy, which comes out on [...]

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    Cloud Nothings play Bottom of the Hill 3/3/12, in support of new record 'Attack on Memory'

Cloud Nothings play Bottom of the Hill 3/3/12, in support of new record 'Attack on Memory'

Cloud Nothings, "No Sentiment" by The FADER

Cloud Nothings' decidedly distinct follow-up to last year’s eponymous debut, Attack on Memory, dropped earlier this week via Carpark, and has already received [...]

By |February 1, 2012|Comments Off on Cloud Nothings play Bottom of the Hill 3/3/12, in support of new record 'Attack on Memory'
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    The Midnight Snackers release 'Sudden Death' EP recorded in 72 hours

The Midnight Snackers release 'Sudden Death' EP recorded in 72 hours

Over one weekend this past summer San Francisco garage group Midnight Snackers locked themselves into the studio, and just 72 hours or so later, came out with their second EP [...]

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    Video premiere: Future Twin – "Summer Song"; album release party Thursday 2/2/12 at Hemlock

Video premiere: Future Twin – "Summer Song"; album release party Thursday 2/2/12 at Hemlock

Behold, the latest video from Future Twin for "Summer Song." The video is one continuous shot of Jean Yaste, Future Twin's singer/guitarist/bandleader, playing an acoustic version of a song [...]

By |January 31, 2012|3 Comments

Oakland rockers B. Hamilton launch Kickstarter campaign

Originally self-released in November of 2011 as a free download, Oakland rock-and-rollers B. Hamilton are now looking to release their full-length Everything I Own Is Broken on vinyl through [...]

By |January 30, 2012|Comments Off on Oakland rockers B. Hamilton launch Kickstarter campaign

1-2-3-4-Go! Records' King Lollipop coloring contest

Previously only available on cassette, Cody from Shannon and the Clams, a.k.a. King Lollipop's LP release of Woodland Whoopee Songs of Ol' Callowhee! has officially hit the shelves, with [...]

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