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    Video: A Million Billion Dying Suns – "Journey To The Center Of Your Life Pt. II"

Video: A Million Billion Dying Suns – "Journey To The Center Of Your Life Pt. II"

Nate Mercerau's solo project A Million Billion Dying Suns just released a third video from the forthcoming Brillgnar LP. Like the videos for "Brillgnar" and "Woke Up Floating", "Journey [...]

John Vanderslice – "Big Brother" (David Bowie cover)

Via Stereogum: John Vanderslice is planning a huge new release, and he's provided a first taste. One part of his new Dagger Beach project (currently more than fully funded [...]

Video: Astronauts, etc. – "Sideswiped"

Before I wrote my Best of 2012 list, Berkeley's Anthony Ferraro told me his solo project, Astronauts, etc. was on a temporary hiatus. Luckily for us, the hiatus didn't [...]

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White Fence – "Pink Gorilla"

Powerhouse Tim Presley of White Fence continues to impress musicians and listeners alike with his seemingly superhuman ability to churn out consistently brilliant songs at a rapid fire pace. [...]

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    Ticket Giveaway: The Thermals at the Rickshaw Stop, 3/1/13 (Noise Pop 2013)

Ticket Giveaway: The Thermals at the Rickshaw Stop, 3/1/13 (Noise Pop 2013)

Friday's Noise Pop show at the Rickshaw Stop, featuring the Thermals, Dirty Ghosts, the SHE's, and E V Kain is sold out. For one lucky winner, however, we have [...]

By |February 28, 2013|Comments Off on Ticket Giveaway: The Thermals at the Rickshaw Stop, 3/1/13 (Noise Pop 2013)
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    Biv and the Mnemonics release new single, record release party 3/9/13

Biv and the Mnemonics release new single, record release party 3/9/13

Initially formed as Roy G Biv & The Mnemonic Devices by founders Dan Paggi and Ben Lang, Biv and the Mnemonics is a folk rock band that owns a refreshingly [...]

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Tony Molina's 'Dissed and Dismissed' out on Melters

Tony Molina has never suffered a shortage of musical outlets over the years. He was the frontman of the late, great SF band Ovens. He played in Sopors. [...]

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Legs – "Two Colours"

Legs have come a long way since their formation in early 2011 - the once duo band, consisting of Jeffrey Harland and Matt Bullimore, has expanded to include five [...]

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    The Blank Tapes announce new LP on Antenna Farm Records; playing Noise Pop 2/27/13

The Blank Tapes announce new LP on Antenna Farm Records; playing Noise Pop 2/27/13

After a long hiatus, SF-via-SoCal’s The Blank Tapes, has announced plans for a new record, Vacation, out May 14th on Oakland’s Antenna Farm Records. Though the sun-and-surf vibe is [...]

By |February 26, 2013|Comments Off on The Blank Tapes announce new LP on Antenna Farm Records; playing Noise Pop 2/27/13

Interview: Cruel Summer talks debut EP and Noise Pop show

A year and a half after Cruel Summer’s conception in fall 2011, the band is finally gearing up to release their debut, self-titled EP in late March 2013, right [...]

By |February 26, 2013|1 Comment

'Needs' mixtape by Giraffage released as a free download

After releasing a handful of singles over the past few months, the latest release from Giraffage, the Needs mixtape, is finally available. The 23 year old multi-instrumentalist/producer has been [...]

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Foals announce North American Tour in support of new LP

The five indie rockers of Foals have finally emerged with their dancing shoes freshly polished and a new studio album, Holy Fire. Released on February 12th, the album is the third full-length [...]

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