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    Ticket Giveaway: Kelley Stoltz record release show at The Chapel

Ticket Giveaway: Kelley Stoltz record release show at The Chapel

Kelley Stoltz released his new record Double Exposure this week via Jack White's Third Man Records (order your copy here), and he's celebrating Saturday night at The Chapel with [...]

By |September 26, 2013|Comments Off on Ticket Giveaway: Kelley Stoltz record release show at The Chapel
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    Friday: Ghost & the City slims down to a quartet to celebrate new EP

Friday: Ghost & the City slims down to a quartet to celebrate new EP

Oakland's Ghost and the City usually perform as a 10-piece big-band, but for this special event they will be a unique Ghost (tet) or quartet as they celebrate the [...]

By |September 25, 2013|Comments Off on Friday: Ghost & the City slims down to a quartet to celebrate new EP
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    Exclusive Stream & Interview: Steel Cranes' savage debut 'Ouroboros' (win a copy of the album)

Exclusive Stream & Interview: Steel Cranes' savage debut 'Ouroboros' (win a copy of the album)

Oakland's Steel Cranes are about to start making some serious waves. Riding the strength of two massively heavy singles ("Boat Song" and "Moving On"), the duo – comprised of [...]

By |September 23, 2013|Comments Off on Exclusive Stream & Interview: Steel Cranes' savage debut 'Ouroboros' (win a copy of the album)
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    Editors' Picks: What We've Been Listening to This Week (múm, Johnny Flynn, No Tongue, Diarrhea Planet, & more)

Editors' Picks: What We've Been Listening to This Week (múm, Johnny Flynn, No Tongue, Diarrhea Planet, & more)

Ben: The new múm album, Smilewound, has a lot to offer fans of electroacoustic indie pop, but there's something about "The Colorful Stabwound" that has me listening to it [...]

By |September 20, 2013|Comments Off on Editors' Picks: What We've Been Listening to This Week (múm, Johnny Flynn, No Tongue, Diarrhea Planet, & more)

We Will Be Lions – "Sunflowers"

San Francisco's We Will Be Lions released their debut EP You Will Be Heroes earlier this year and as you may subconsciously guess from the album title, these guys [...]

By |September 20, 2013|1 Comment
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    Ticket Giveaway: Stephen Stills' new supergroup The Rides at The Fillmore

Ticket Giveaway: Stephen Stills' new supergroup The Rides at The Fillmore

The Rides – a new supergroup consisting of the one-and-only Stephen Stills, highly tauted guitar wunderkind Kenny Wayne Shepherd, and legendary blues keyboardist Barry Goldberg – formed as the [...]

By |September 19, 2013|1 Comment
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    Aerobic International & Voltaire Records party this weekend with Yip Deceiver

Aerobic International & Voltaire Records party this weekend with Yip Deceiver

This weekend at Brick & Mortar, Aerobic International and Voltaire Records invite you to join them "for a night of making shapes to futuristic dance sounds." This will include [...]

By |September 18, 2013|Comments Off on Aerobic International & Voltaire Records party this weekend with Yip Deceiver
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    Interview: Sugar Candy Mountain talks new LP 'Mystic Hits' (WIN TICKETS!)

Interview: Sugar Candy Mountain talks new LP 'Mystic Hits' (WIN TICKETS!)

Sugar Candy Mountain, a project led by Ash Reiter and her band's drummer Will Halsey, just released their album Mystic Hits on their Bandcamp page. The LP is full [...]

By |September 18, 2013|Comments Off on Interview: Sugar Candy Mountain talks new LP 'Mystic Hits' (WIN TICKETS!)

Video Premiere: Mammoth Life – "Making Moves"

Dreamy pop outfit Mammoth Life moved from Kansas to San Francisco in November 2011, a move partially inspired by fellow Kansans Mates of State who made a similar move [...]

By |September 17, 2013|Comments Off on Video Premiere: Mammoth Life – "Making Moves"
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    Fuzz gets ready for LP release with new single "What's In My Head"

Fuzz gets ready for LP release with new single "What's In My Head"

With the release of their self-titled debut full-length just two weeks, the retro blues metal trio Fuzz has another track to share with their soon-to-be sizable legion of fans. [...]

By |September 16, 2013|Comments Off on Fuzz gets ready for LP release with new single "What's In My Head"
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    Editors' Picks: What We've Been Listening to This Week (Willis Earl Beal, The Wrens, Terry Malts, Blood Sister)

Editors' Picks: What We've Been Listening to This Week (Willis Earl Beal, The Wrens, Terry Malts, Blood Sister)

Jason: After hearing what Willis Earl Beal's voice was capable of in a handful of early videos when he was still something of an enigma a couple years ago, [...]

By |September 13, 2013|Comments Off on Editors' Picks: What We've Been Listening to This Week (Willis Earl Beal, The Wrens, Terry Malts, Blood Sister)

Video: The Parmesans – "JuJaJe"

The Parmesans just released a video for the track "JuJaJe", off their Wolf Eggs LP, and in typical Parmesans fashion, it's a good time. Mandolin player Brendan Welch told [...]

By |September 13, 2013|Comments Off on Video: The Parmesans – "JuJaJe"