New Tyler Holmes EP: ‘Nothing’

Thank god for all this new music that is raining down upon us these days, eh? We're so happy to hear from Tyler Holmes again, who today released a [...]

By |May 1, 2020|Comments Off on New Tyler Holmes EP: ‘Nothing’

Premiere: Baybs’ dreamy “Would You Dare”

(photo: Nikki Pratchios)

After the release of last year’s single “You’re the Only One,” we’ve been ready and waiting for Baybs’ next dreamy pop tune and were delighted to put [...]

Stay inside with Destroy Boys’ “Honey I’m Home”

Today we're taking a trip (virtually — maintain social distancing!) to Sacramento to hear Destroy Boys' newest single, '"Honey I'm Home." Because, well, aren't we all home?

Though it comes [...]

By |April 24, 2020|Comments Off on Stay inside with Destroy Boys’ “Honey I’m Home”
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    Little Shrine are sparkling and confrontational on ‘The Good Thing About Time’

Little Shrine are sparkling and confrontational on ‘The Good Thing About Time’

Last Friday, San Francisco’s Little Shrine released their sophomore LP, The Good Thing About Time. On it, bassist and singer-songwriter Jade Shipman thoroughly explores the past while simultaneously interrogating [...]

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    FREDDIE releases debut EP, hosts digital release party for ‘Melanin Monroe’

FREDDIE releases debut EP, hosts digital release party for ‘Melanin Monroe’

Fresh off a recent stint at Black Joy parade (remember those?), Bay Area local Freddie Seipoldt is primed for the spotlight.

Their EP, released digitally today, is a vibrant showcase [...]

By |April 20, 2020|1 Comment

Album Premiere: Unconditional Arms, ‘Formation’

So I think it's safe to say we're all in a transition period, right? Both as individuals and as a society? Yeahhhh. That's why the timing for the release [...]

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“The Good Times Roll” with DONCAT

At a time of unprecedented change and uncertainty, San Francisco-based songwriter and performer Duncan Nielsen of DONCAT brings us a sunny new single titled "The Good Times Roll" to uplift [...]

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    Oakland’s Day Wave releases new single “Potions” off upcoming EP

Oakland’s Day Wave releases new single “Potions” off upcoming EP

Day Wave (photo: Jessica Perez)

In preparation of the upcoming release of his EP Crush, Oakland shoegaze project Day Wave released the second single titled "Potions." The song "is about being drawn towards the [...]

By |March 31, 2020|Comments Off on Oakland’s Day Wave releases new single “Potions” off upcoming EP

Once + Future Band’s “Freaks” is freakin good

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This month, Oakland’s Once & Future Band released two fresh singles off their forthcoming album, Deleted Scenes. Single “Freaks” is a tune with that jumps in with [...]

By |March 27, 2020|Comments Off on Once + Future Band’s “Freaks” is freakin good

Boy Scouts release video for “Wish”

Boy Scouts (photo: Norm deVeyra)

Last month, Oakland singer-songwriter Taylor Vick of Boy Scouts released "Wish," her first track since her most recent album Free Company, which was recorded entirely in a [...]

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Video Premiere: Schlee, “Run Run Baby”

Look around you. Doesn't it feel like you're living in a dream world right now? Can you even remember what life was like before this? My advice: go with [...]

By |March 20, 2020|2 Comments
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    Premiere: Shrouded Strangers release “Night Prancer” video

Premiere: Shrouded Strangers release “Night Prancer” video

After last year’s album Night Prancing (Burger Records), Shrouded Strangers just released the video for single “Night Prancer” and it's a trippy fun treat. The song feels perfect for [...]

By |March 12, 2020|Comments Off on Premiere: Shrouded Strangers release “Night Prancer” video