• Permalink Gallery

    Los Angeles' together PANGEA play Bottom of the Hill in support of new album, 'Badillac'

Los Angeles' together PANGEA play Bottom of the Hill in support of new album, 'Badillac'

Photo by Alice Baxley

Catching a together PANGEA performance is rejuvenating; watching them at Total Trash’s Burger Boogaloo at Mosswood Park last year, it's obvious that the band has complete control over any [...]

By |January 29, 2014|Comments Off on Los Angeles' together PANGEA play Bottom of the Hill in support of new album, 'Badillac'
  • Permalink Gallery

    Creative Adult readying for release of debut LP 'Psychic Mess'

Creative Adult readying for release of debut LP 'Psychic Mess'

Given that they count the likes of Ceremony and Trash Talk as fans, it's no wonder local punk outfit Creative Adult has already generated a good bit of buzz [...]

By |January 29, 2014|Comments Off on Creative Adult readying for release of debut LP 'Psychic Mess'
  • Sleepy Sun
    Permalink Sleepy SunGallery

    Interview: Bret Constantino of Sleepy Sun talks analog recording and live energy

Interview: Bret Constantino of Sleepy Sun talks analog recording and live energy

While we've known the San Francisco-based band under its chosen moniker since 2007,  Sleepy Sun was initially formed as Mania in 2005, making 2014 the eve of its decade-long existence. Aside [...]

By |January 28, 2014|1 Comment
  • Pale Blue Dot
    Permalink Pale Blue DotGallery

    Premiere: Stream Pale Blue Dot's new EP ahead of Oakland release show

Premiere: Stream Pale Blue Dot's new EP ahead of Oakland release show

Greetings, fellow music nerds. We are receiving an incoming transmission from our favorite space-disco trio Pale Blue Dot, in the form of a digital EP premiere. Voyage was written [...]

By |January 28, 2014|1 Comment

Angelica Rockne – "Human Being"

Folk singer Angelica Rockne just released "Human Being", the first single from her forthcoming EP entitled What Will I Dream. You may recognize Rockne's voice if you've spent time [...]

By |January 27, 2014|Comments Off on Angelica Rockne – "Human Being"

Burnt Ones announce third LP

After stepping off the show circuit and spending the last six months recording and perfecting a new album, Burnt Ones have emerged out of the smoke to announce the March 28 release [...]

By |January 27, 2014|Comments Off on Burnt Ones announce third LP
  • Permalink Gallery

    Editors' Picks: What We've Been Listening to This Week (Painted Palms, Holly Herndon, Pontiak, Blank Realm)

Editors' Picks: What We've Been Listening to This Week (Painted Palms, Holly Herndon, Pontiak, Blank Realm)

Editors' Picks is a feature collecting music that we’ve been enjoying recently.

Anna: I've hit play a few times on Painted Palms' Forever, always enjoying and finding the whole record [...]

By |January 24, 2014|Comments Off on Editors' Picks: What We've Been Listening to This Week (Painted Palms, Holly Herndon, Pontiak, Blank Realm)

SF's Echo and Maw release new single, "Float Away"

With the newest single off of their up-and-coming debut album E V E R G R E E N, Echo and Maw are looking to take San Francisco into rarely [...]

By |January 23, 2014|Comments Off on SF's Echo and Maw release new single, "Float Away"

Q&A: Niilo Smeds of Dim Peaks talks debut album

California's Dim Peaks released its debut album, Time of Joy, on Gold Robot Records in September. Led by guitarist/vocalist Niilo Smeds, the band's current roster includes Tomas Galvan, Russell [...]

By |January 23, 2014|Comments Off on Q&A: Niilo Smeds of Dim Peaks talks debut album

Video: POW! – "Hi-Tech Boom"

Hannah Lew directed this clip for "Hi-Tech Boom," the title track from POW!'s debut LP. The record's out now on Castle Face Records, and the band is performing tonight [...]

By |January 23, 2014|Comments Off on Video: POW! – "Hi-Tech Boom"

Come see Big Tits take on Warm Soda

Days after announcing the March 11 release of Warm Soda's sophomore LP, Young Reckless Hearts, Matthew Melton prescribed us with a dose of sugary pop in the form of [...]

By |January 21, 2014|Comments Off on Come see Big Tits take on Warm Soda

FUZZ and CCR Headcleaner release new split seven-inch

In the newest edition of Famous Class Records’ “Less Artists More Condos”  7” split series, the label brings #10 with San Francisco groups FUZZ (which includes former Bay Area [...]

By |January 21, 2014|Comments Off on FUZZ and CCR Headcleaner release new split seven-inch