The Pendletons are wishing they can “Funk Forever”

Together, E Da Boss (of Myron and E on Stone's Throw) and Trailer Limon make up the Pendletons — a boogie-funk and modern soul project. Two years ago, they [...]

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    Kat Robichaud’s “Song for David Bowie” is a tear-jerking tribute

Kat Robichaud’s “Song for David Bowie” is a tear-jerking tribute

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For anyone who loved Major Tom, this song rings about as true as it gets. From the first feeling of being radically accepted by David Bowie's music, [...]

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Flour Flour release new single “Become Animal”

Flour Flour (photo: Leon Saperstein)

Berkeley alt-pop natives Flour Flour (Brian Baughn and Philip Wright) took the idea of exploring how animals see the world to create their latest single, [...]

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Spooky Mansion share “Torture” from forthcoming LP

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San Francisco's Spooky Mansion are back with a brand-new track "Torture" off their forthcoming LP Alright. As usual, the track is dominated by Grayson Converse's impassioned wails [...]

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Kid Queen premiere two new singles

This past Monday, indie pop project Kid Queen released two new tracks in advance of their showcase at SXSW. If you love Florence and the Machine and Blood Orange, [...]

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    Premiere: Van Goat’s swing-punk “Willie the Weeper” electrifies

Premiere: Van Goat’s swing-punk “Willie the Weeper” electrifies

Van Goat is making a name for itself as one of San Francisco's funnest bands. Their newest release, "Willie the Weeper," a ska-styled swing-punk take on the classic tune, [...]

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    Hear new rock and roll from Vinyl Spectrum with “She Has a Wall”

Hear new rock and roll from Vinyl Spectrum with “She Has a Wall”

Vinyl Spectrum is kicking off 2018 with their new single, “She Has a Wall.” The San Francisco band has a reputation for successfully navigating many different music genres and [...]

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They Might Be Giants might actually be giants

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When it comes to sheer productivity, diversity of projects, and embracing innovation, there is no doubt that They Might Be Giants is a giant among bands.

John Linnell and [...]

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Check out Aish’s dreamy new single “Orcas”

San Francisco artist Aish brings a cinematic presence to the noise pop genre with his new single "Orcas." The track is only a taste of what we're going to [...]

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    New SF band Sis releases “My King Plays Bowie” ahead of Bottom of the Hill show

New SF band Sis releases “My King Plays Bowie” ahead of Bottom of the Hill show

San Francisco experimental group Sis has debuted their new single, "My King Plays Bowie," ahead of their show at Bottom of the Hill tomorrow. That all-local concert also features [...]

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Rayana Jay drops Valentine’s Day EP, ‘Love, Rayana’

Richmond's Rayana Jay released a semi-surprise EP today: Love, Rayana.

Rayana has been dropping hints on her social channels for the last few days that a new EP was due [...]

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    Premiere: The Beloved Stranger sets sail in debut music video “Tequila Song”

Premiere: The Beloved Stranger sets sail in debut music video “Tequila Song”

Oakland-based band The Beloved Stranger took to the seas for five months, chronicled their journey, and are now debuting the first song of their new visual album. "Tequila Song" [...]

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