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    Atlas Cafe celebrates 20 years with Young Moon, Paint the Trees White, dogs

Atlas Cafe celebrates 20 years with Young Moon, Paint the Trees White, dogs

Here's a list of things that are 20 years old: The Spice Girls' "Wannabe." The Atlanta Olympics. Nintendo 64. Victor Valle, when he started with us.

Also? Atlas Cafe, one [...]

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    Cool Ghouls are all grown up: listen to a pair of tracks from ‘Animal Races’

Cool Ghouls are all grown up: listen to a pair of tracks from ‘Animal Races’

Cool Ghouls seemed so young back when we first wrote about them in depth nearly four years ago: they were purveyors of a joyous San Francisco sound that just [...]

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    Joe Pug and Korey Dane bring open mic vibe to The Independent

Joe Pug and Korey Dane bring open mic vibe to The Independent

Joe Pug (photo: Joshua Huver)

Shortly after Phono del Sol wrapped up at Potrero del Sol Park in San Francisco on Saturday July 9, a wholly independent live music experience was [...]

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  • Chairlift at Phono del Sol 2016, by Paige K. ParsonsChairlift at Phono del Sol 2016, by Paige K. Parsons
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    Photos: More great photos from the 2016 Phono del Sol Music and Food Festival!

Photos: More great photos from the 2016 Phono del Sol Music and Food Festival!

Crowd at Phono del Sol 2016 (By: Paige K. Parsons)

Here's one more collection of great photos from our 2016 Phono del Sol Music & Food Festival, as captured by Paige K. Parsons.

Thanks again to every [...]

  • The She's at Phono del Sol 2016, by Jon Bauer
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    Photos: The 2016 Phono del Sol Music and Food Festival and Phono del Sol Brunch

Photos: The 2016 Phono del Sol Music and Food Festival and Phono del Sol Brunch

The Seshen (photo: Jon Bauer)

On Saturday, July 9, 2016, thousands of people filled Potrero del Sol Park for the sixth annual Phono del Sol Music and Food Festival, which featured performances by nine local [...]

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M. Ward at The UC Theater: Short, Sweet, Nice AF

M. Ward (photo: Joshua Huver)

On Friday night, M. Ward and his unique introspective brand of awareness returned to the Bay Area for an hour and a half show at the [...]

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  • Down and Outlaws at the Great American Music Hall, by Jon Ching
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    Photos: Down and Outlaws celebrate album release at Great American Music Hall

Photos: Down and Outlaws celebrate album release at Great American Music Hall

Down and Outlaws (photo: Jon Ching)

Words by Jon Ching

Local blues rockers, the Down and Outlaws, played the Great American Music Hall last Friday, July 8th, releasing their new album, Above Snakes.  Not [...]

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Happy Diving release singles ahead of LP, announce tour

(Happy Diving. photo: AV Club)

Birthed in the suburbs of the East Bay but now distributed across the West Coast, Happy Diving turned heads in 2014, releasing a self-titled EP [...]

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Widespread Panic return to The Fox this weekend

Widespread Panic, the Southern rock jam band behemoth from Atlanta, who recently announced that they will not continue touring after 2016, will pay their loyal fans in spades with [...]

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    Thank you for attending the 2016 Phono del Sol Music and Food Festival!

Thank you for attending the 2016 Phono del Sol Music and Food Festival!

Chairlift (photo: Jon Bauer)

What a beautiful way to continue the summer!

We had so much fun at the sixth annual Phono del Sol Music & Food Festival, which saw thousands of people come to [...]

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Singer-songwriter Joe Pug to play The Independent

Independent and acclaimed solo musician Joe Pug swept headlines and turned heads with his 2008 EP Nation of Heat, earning him a feature on NPR's Second Stage blog. Three complete albums and [...]

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Phono del Sol is tomorrow! Buy your tickets now.

Generationals at last year's event.
Friends, flamingos, countrypeople, lend us your ears: Phono del Sol Music and Food Festival is tomorrow.

Now in its fifth year, this year's festival features performances [...]

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