Skeletal System’s Andy Peterson releases solo EP

Ander (a.k.a. Andy Peterson) has taken the more ambient, dreamy side of Skeletal System and fleshed it out into a solo, self-titled EP. Listen now:

The Ander EP is out [...]

By |March 29, 2011|Comments Off on Skeletal System’s Andy Peterson releases solo EP

Song Premiere: Dreamdate – “Pyramids”; new album out now, release show 3/31/11

Dreamdate - "Pyramids"

We've long loved SF's Dreamdate, a trio with a knack for a winning jangle that's equal parts garage and indie pop. Melody Walk is the band's [...]

By |March 29, 2011|Comments Off on Song Premiere: Dreamdate – “Pyramids”; new album out now, release show 3/31/11

The Horns of Happiness – Be Where Your Aim is Brave & Sound tape out now on Magnetic South, US tourdates

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The Horns of Happiness are hitting the road just after the release of their new cassette, Be Where [...]

By |March 24, 2011|Comments Off on The Horns of Happiness – Be Where Your Aim is Brave & Sound tape out now on Magnetic South, US tourdates

Video: tUnE-yArDs – “Bizness”

Check out this colorful new video from tUnE-yArDs, from the upcoming album w h o k i l l, out 4/19 on 4AD.

tUnE-yArDs - “Bizness”

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The Morning Benders release new EP to support Japan earthquake relief

The Morning Benders decided to show their support for Japan in the aftermath of the devastating earthquake the only way they know how - by releasing a special Japan [...]

By |March 24, 2011|Comments Off on The Morning Benders release new EP to support Japan earthquake relief

New LP from Blackbird Blackbird + show on 3/28/11 at Milk Bar

As Blackbird Blackbird himself says on his Bandcamp, this new LP is "no biggie" - just a set of B-sides and previously unreleased tunes. For Blackbird Blackbird fans, however, [...]

By |March 23, 2011|Comments Off on New LP from Blackbird Blackbird + show on 3/28/11 at Milk Bar

Song Premiere: Sands – “Fares and Tolls”

Sands returns with the new track "Fares and Tolls" -- featuring the otherwordly backing vocals of Two Sheds' Caitlin Gutenberger -- one of [...]

The Alps: new album ‘Easy Action’ coming soon on Mexican Summer

The Alps - "For Isabel"

Easy Action is the new album from SF's The Alps, out March 29th on Mexican Summer. The noisier parts of "For Isabel" feel more [...]

By |March 21, 2011|2 Comments

KIT offers free remix album featuring remixes by Xiu Xiu, Stereo Total, and more

In anticipation of KIT's current European tour, the band invited a number of musicians to remix their song "Rain," from last year's album, Invocation. Names as diverse as [...]

By |March 21, 2011|2 Comments

Sonny Pete – ‘Where the Shadows Pass (Odes to Death & Transience)’

SF folk-rock arist Sonny Pete releases Where the Shadows Pass (Odes to Death & Transience) on April 5th, and you can stream the album above.

Where the Shadows Pass [...]

By |March 18, 2011|Comments Off on Sonny Pete – ‘Where the Shadows Pass (Odes to Death & Transience)’

Michael Musika releases Spells on Friday, 3/18/11

Michael Musika @ Chasing The Moon 6.07.09 from Scott McDowell on Vimeo.

As the story goes, San Francisco's Michael Musika was stranded on the side of a road in Colorado, [...]

By |March 17, 2011|Comments Off on Michael Musika releases Spells on Friday, 3/18/11

tUnE-yArDs – ‘w h o k i l l’ out 4/19 on 4AD

Judging from the crowd to see them yesterday at the Force Field/Terrorbird party and a slate of high-profile shows the rest of the week, Merrill Garbus and TUnE-yArDs are [...]

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