Happy Friday: Dominant Legs – “About My Girls (Houses Remix)”

It's Friday, why not embark on the adventures of the weekend with a remix? This one comes from Lefse labelmates, Dominant Legs and Chicago's Houses. Blast it.

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By |December 17, 2010|Comments Off on Happy Friday: Dominant Legs – “About My Girls (Houses Remix)”

Winter’s Fall sign to Velvet Blue Music for new record, ‘At All Angles’

After releasing a few free teaser tracks back in early October, Winter's Fall have announced the official release date for At All Angles, the band's third album to date. [...]

By |December 16, 2010|Comments Off on Winter’s Fall sign to Velvet Blue Music for new record, ‘At All Angles’

Repost: Meric Long of The Dodos confesses new album to be the most exciting in Pitchfork interview

It's hard to conceal the excitement when hearing it straight from The Dodos that their new fourth album is their most exciting yet. Going back to the producer of [...]

By |December 15, 2010|Comments Off on Repost: Meric Long of The Dodos confesses new album to be the most exciting in Pitchfork interview

TBB Premiere: SF’s Jake Mann & The Upper Hand serve up rocking new single “Days Are Long”

Not but a few days ago, in beginning the process of preparing some end-of-2010 recap materials, I was remarking to another Bay Bridger that for all of the great [...]

By |December 15, 2010|Comments Off on TBB Premiere: SF’s Jake Mann & The Upper Hand serve up rocking new single “Days Are Long”

Shuteye Unison launches Kickstarter campaign to press album on vinyl

In the immortal words of Olivia Newton-John, Shuteye Unison says "Let's Get Physical!" in their new Kickstarter campaign:
What are we trying to do? Simple, raise money to press our [...]

By |December 14, 2010|Comments Off on Shuteye Unison launches Kickstarter campaign to press album on vinyl

Bleached Palms – “Been Asleep”

San Francisco's relatively new outfit Bleached Palms recently put out their second release, the Festive / Destructive EP, which has some great tracks deriving from the core of indie [...]

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Bird By Snow – “Across The Water” + After Birth EP

Last week was a busy one for Bird By Snow, releasing a new track from this year's excellent Common Wealth, and serving up a free two-song EP called After [...]

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Holiday records from Wooden Shjips and Moon Duo serve up warped takes on “Auld Lang Syne” and “Silver Bells”

Out December 14th are new records from Wooden Shjips and Moon Duo, featuring both bands' fuzzed-out takes on holiday traditionals. Wooden Shjips' versions of “O Tannenbaum" and "Auld [...]

By |December 13, 2010|Comments Off on Holiday records from Wooden Shjips and Moon Duo serve up warped takes on “Auld Lang Syne” and “Silver Bells”

Jean Marie – “Golden Cherries”

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Jean Marie's debut, Golden Cherries, is out now, including the title song below. Described by the artist herself as "bedroom-folk," the songs [...]

By |December 10, 2010|2 Comments

Happy Friday: Local Natives – “Stranger Things (Wallpaper Remix)”

Wallpaper. took a pass at Local Native's "Stranger Things," and from the great results I almost hope to hear that their sophomore release is a dance record. Stems from [...]

By |December 10, 2010|Comments Off on Happy Friday: Local Natives – “Stranger Things (Wallpaper Remix)”

Gold Robot split 7″ series begins with Colossal Yes/The Good Fear

In an effort to capture a musician's geography and mirror it against another, Oakland label Gold Robot launches a new themed 7" series that pairs bands from different regions. [...]

By |December 8, 2010|Comments Off on Gold Robot split 7″ series begins with Colossal Yes/The Good Fear

Deerhoof’s latest leaks: sample over half of the band’s upcoming album

Deerhoof - "The Merry Barracks"

Remember how Deerhoof is leaking one song a week until the release of Deerhoof vs. Evil on Polyvinyl on January 25th? Well, the band's [...]

By |December 8, 2010|Comments Off on Deerhoof’s latest leaks: sample over half of the band’s upcoming album