Garrett Pierce – “Everybody Breaks”

Garrett Pierce - "Everybody Breaks"

"Everybody Breaks" is the title track from singer-songwriter Garrett Pierce's new EP, out October 18th on Narnack Records. The EP is a warm-up of [...]

By |September 28, 2011|Comments Off on Garrett Pierce – “Everybody Breaks”

Jens Lekman: playing at the Academy of Sciences on 9/29/11

Jens Lekman - "An Argument With Myself"

With a new EP called An Argument With Myself out now, Jens Lekman will be performing his only SF show of a short [...]

By |September 28, 2011|Comments Off on Jens Lekman: playing at the Academy of Sciences on 9/29/11

Elvis Christ – “Wild at Heart”

Oakland's Elvis Christ will be releasing the band's debut 7" on 1-2-3-4 Go! Records soon, and "Wild at Heart" is upbeat garage pop with an endearing sentiment: "I'm wild [...]

By |September 26, 2011|Comments Off on Elvis Christ – “Wild at Heart”

New on Temporary Residence Limited: Albums from SF’s The Drift and Moholy-Nagy (The Alps, Tarentel)

Temporary Residence Limited, the label home to post-rock and prog household names like Explosions in the Sky, Three Mile Pilot and more, have new albums coming out from two [...]

By |September 23, 2011|Comments Off on New on Temporary Residence Limited: Albums from SF’s The Drift and Moholy-Nagy (The Alps, Tarentel)

Video: Pregnant – “Letter to a Friend” (with Raleigh Moncrief, Lou Breed, Javelin remixes)

Another track from Pregnant's Life Hard: I Try (Mush Records) has been re-expressed in video form, directed and edited by Sean Stout (Terroreyes.tv). "Letter to a Friend" has been [...]

By |September 22, 2011|Comments Off on Video: Pregnant – “Letter to a Friend” (with Raleigh Moncrief, Lou Breed, Javelin remixes)

Listen to the ‘I Can Feel The Heat’ 12″ from Magic Touch (Mi Ami’s Damon Palermo)

MAGIC TOUCH - SILK009 by Magic_Touch

Magic Touch is Mi Ami's Damon Palermo exploring club-ready disco-house sounds. Palermo's got a 12" out [...]

By |September 22, 2011|2 Comments

Extra Classic – “Give Me All Of Your Love”

The aptly named Extra Classic are gearing up for the release of their debut album, Your Light Like White Lightening, Your Light Like a Laser Beam, out September 27th [...]

By |September 21, 2011|Comments Off on Extra Classic – “Give Me All Of Your Love”

Burnt Ones announce West Coast tour with Cosmonauts + two local shows this month

Burnt Ones are heading out on a West Coast tour with Cosmonauts, their SoCal-based Burger Records labelmates. This includes two upcoming local shows: September 22nd with the Younger Lovers [...]

By |September 20, 2011|Comments Off on Burnt Ones announce West Coast tour with Cosmonauts + two local shows this month

Noted: The Wrong Words, WHY?, My Second Surprise, Foolproof Four and more

The Wrong Words recently performed a live set on WFMU, which you can download for free.

Well, shit. WHY? and Serengeti just cancelled their tour. Have you listened to [...]

By |September 20, 2011|Comments Off on Noted: The Wrong Words, WHY?, My Second Surprise, Foolproof Four and more

Listen to Dominant Legs’ new album now

Via Night Fog Reader, Dominant Legs' new album, Invitation, is now streaming in its entirety courtesy of Hype Machine. The album is out September 27th, when the band [...]

By |September 19, 2011|Comments Off on Listen to Dominant Legs’ new album now

Video: Raleigh Moncrief – “Lament For Morning”

As we mentioned a little while ago, Sacramento's Raleigh Moncrief is about to release the Watered Lawn LP on Anticon on October 25th. Here's a self-directed video for [...]

By |September 19, 2011|Comments Off on Video: Raleigh Moncrief – “Lament For Morning”

Wet Illustrated signs to True Panther, new video out now

SF's Wet Illustrated kicked off our Noise Pop Happy Hour earlier this year with a ridiculously fun set of from-the-garage art-pop. "Satellite Kids" comes from the band's upcoming [...]

By |September 19, 2011|Comments Off on Wet Illustrated signs to True Panther, new video out now