Makeunder return with “Promethean Heat”

I literally said "Whoa!" out loud when this came barreling through my garage-sale-sourced speakers. Though he's been an Oakland fixture since the earlier part of this decade, I'm mostly [...]

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Review + Photos: Hollywood Vampires at the Warfield

Hollywood Vampires (photo: Kate Haley)

Words by Kate Haley

Hollywood Vampires raised the highly-punctual dead, whom took the stage precisely at 8pm, on Sunday night. The legends of those who rocked hard, [...]

Shutups come through heavy with “Cement Hands”

Off the heels of “Yellowjacket," here comes Shutups with “Cement Hands,” the second single from their upcoming Every Day I'm Less Zen album.

With the release of the new single, [...]

Photos: Kevin Morby at the Fillmore

Kevin Morby (photo: Norm deVeyra)

Tireless singer-songwriter Kevin Morby has put out stellar work over five solo albums now and doesn't show any signs of stopping. His shows have a [...]

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    Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Sonny and the Sunsets, Shannon Shaw and more

Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Sonny and the Sunsets, Shannon Shaw and more

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By |May 15, 2019|0 Comments

Photos: LÉON at August Hall

LÉON (photo: Ian Young)

Lotta Lindgren, better known by her stage name LÉON, made herself at home Friday night at August Hall by transforming the stage into a cozy living room [...]

By |May 14, 2019|0 Comments

Review + Photos: Junk Parlor at the Ivy Room

Junk Parlor (photo: SarahJayn Kemp)

I first saw Junk Parlor at the Uptown in Oakland some months back. Performing as part of a cabaret, Junk seemed very at home being [...]

  • The Bobbleheads at The Makeout Room, by SarahJayn Kemp
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    Review + Photos: Scott Gagner, Tripwire, the Bobbleheads at the Make-Out Room

Review + Photos: Scott Gagner, Tripwire, the Bobbleheads at the Make-Out Room

The Bobbleheads (photo: SarahJayn Kemp)

Saturday night at the Make-Out Room, the place was nearly empty save for the bands performing, their friends, and their families. I'd never been to [...]

Photos: Omar Apollo at Great American Music Hall

Omar Apollo (photo: Norm deVeyra)

The quickly-rising singer Omar Apollo gave a very energetic and fun performance at Great American Music Hall last week. Our photographer Norm deVeyra captured the exquisite gallery [...]

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    Laura + Anton’s shared solitude comes through in ‘Live Recordings’

Laura + Anton’s shared solitude comes through in ‘Live Recordings’

Laura Weinbach and Anton Patzner have been playing music together for a number of years, but 2019 marks their first release as a duo. They have chosen to expand [...]

The Y Axes release “Get Away,” announce upcoming LP

Picture this: It’s the first day of your sophomore year of high school. You wake up in your twin bed and stumble into the shower. Your binder says “school [...]

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    Holly Herndon performing at August Hall with FOOZOOL + 8ULENTINA

Holly Herndon performing at August Hall with FOOZOOL + 8ULENTINA

Locally-based experimentalist Holly Herndon is touring in support of her new album PROTO, which was just released on May 10 via 4AD. The PROTO tour begins May 16, and [...]

By |May 10, 2019|1 Comment