Dead Luke's 'God Takes LSD' out now on Moon Glyph

Wisconsin psych-rock band Dead Luke has a new release out on Oakland record label Moon Glyph. The full length cassette tape God Takes LSD is available locally at Aquarius [...]

By |October 1, 2012|2 Comments

G. Green release debut 'Crap Culture' LP, new video

Garage punks G. Green have released their debut LP Crap Culture — a scuzzy lo-fi record that comes as the result of a good few years toiling away in [...]

By |September 28, 2012|Comments Off on G. Green release debut 'Crap Culture' LP, new video

Pancho-san rolls out new album, 'Americans'

Pancho-san, a project of Patrick Abernethy (of Rogue Wave and Beulah fame), has released Americans, a follow-up to 2010's Oh, Mellow Melody.

The word 'eclectic' gets thrown around a lot [...]

By |September 27, 2012|Comments Off on Pancho-san rolls out new album, 'Americans'

Thee Oh Sees – "Wait Let's Go"

Thee Oh Sees - Wait Lets Go by Thee Oh Sees/ The Mallard

Thee Oh Sees released their newest LP Purifiers II just this month, and yet share another new [...]

By |September 26, 2012|Comments Off on Thee Oh Sees – "Wait Let's Go"

Vasona – "We Find Our Way"

You may not have heard of San Francisco's Vasona yet, but if you've been to a Giants game or seen one of their goosebump-inducing commercials, you've heard their work. [...]

By |September 26, 2012|2 Comments

The Album Leaf coming to Bottom of the Hill, 9/30/12

San Diego-based ambient/electronic/post-rock band The Album Leaf is coming to the Bottom of the Hill in support of its self-released Forward/Return EP, which just came out on September 18th. [...]

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LENZ's Andy Human releases 'Freeze'

Andy Human - "Land Of The Dinosaurs"

We've been digging Andy Jordan's work with LENZ, but the former Cuts/Time Flys member also has been recording solo as Andy Human. [...]

By |September 25, 2012|Comments Off on LENZ's Andy Human releases 'Freeze'
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    Kacey Johansing releasing latest LP at Brick and Mortar, 9/28/12

Kacey Johansing releasing latest LP at Brick and Mortar, 9/28/12

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Oakland's Kacey Johansing will release her newest LP Grand Ghosts at a performance at Brick and Mortar September 28th. This forthcoming effort was recorded a [...]

By |September 24, 2012|Comments Off on Kacey Johansing releasing latest LP at Brick and Mortar, 9/28/12
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    Ty Segall, Thee Oh Sees, The Fresh & Onlys on 'The Velvet Underground & Nico' tribute

Ty Segall, Thee Oh Sees, The Fresh & Onlys on 'The Velvet Underground & Nico' tribute

Ty Segall, Thee Oh Sees, and The Fresh & Onlys are among those that recorded cover tracks for an upcoming The Velvet Underground & Nico 45th anniversary tribute. If [...]

By |September 24, 2012|Comments Off on Ty Segall, Thee Oh Sees, The Fresh & Onlys on 'The Velvet Underground & Nico' tribute
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    Brand New Trash covers 2Pac's "Brenda's Got a Baby" on forthcoming debut LP

Brand New Trash covers 2Pac's "Brenda's Got a Baby" on forthcoming debut LP

Brand New Trash, the nacent "trash pop" project from Buxter Hoot'n founders and brothers Vince and Jimmy Dewald, is primed to release its debut full-length on November 15th. The [...]

By |September 24, 2012|Comments Off on Brand New Trash covers 2Pac's "Brenda's Got a Baby" on forthcoming debut LP
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    Studio Update & Sneak Preview: Coo Coo Birds premiere "Stop My Heart" from forthcoming LP 'Psychedelic Warrior'

Studio Update & Sneak Preview: Coo Coo Birds premiere "Stop My Heart" from forthcoming LP 'Psychedelic Warrior'

Since forming at the dawn of 2012, San Francisco's Coo Coo Birds have taken the proverbial bull by the horns, attacking the writing and recording process while leaving little [...]

By |September 21, 2012|2 Comments

Youth of the Beast – "Shotgun Army"

Youth of the Beast is an alternative pop duo formed by Adrian Symcox of San Fransisco and Blake Carver of Los Angeles. Both Carver and Symcox got their start [...]

By |September 20, 2012|1 Comment