Photos: The Y Axes album release at Rickshaw Stop

The Y Axes (photo: Ian Young)

SF faves The Y Axes celebrated the release of their newest album, No Waves, by playing to a hometown crowd at Rickshaw Stop. The [...]

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Photos: Emma Ruth Rundle at Great American Music Hall

Emma Ruth Rundle (photo: Kristin Cofer)

Singer-songwriter Emma Ruth Rundle performed at Great American Music Hall last week in support of her fifth solo album, last year's On Dark Horses. Our [...]

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Photos: Mattiel at Cafe du Nord

Mattiel (photo: Ian Young)

Cafe du Nord hosted a 1-2 punch of rollicking indie rock with Atlanta's Mattiel and Detroit's Moonwalks last Wednesday night. Take a look at photos below [...]

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Blisses B host album release party at Bottom of the Hill

Blisses B is an upbeat, Americana indie pop band with a Dr. Dog vibe and a passion for positivity. On July 5, they release their album Tell your Friends [...]

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Jay Som announces sophomore album, tour with Boy Scouts

Jay Som, the moniker under which musician Melina Duterte releases music, recently announced her new album Anak Ko (2019) and an accompanying fall tour.

The title translates to “my child” [...]

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Phono del Sol: Keep the party going with Junior SF

You already know this year's Phono del Sol is free, and chock-full of great bands from the Bay Area and beyond. What could make this deal even sweeter? Pre- [...]

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    Phono del Sol: ‘Weird’ is precisely what Salami Rose Joe Louis is aiming for

Phono del Sol: ‘Weird’ is precisely what Salami Rose Joe Louis is aiming for

You can call Salami Rose Joe Louis a master chef. She uses rather simple ingredients — piano, guitar, bass, drums, keys — but the concoctions are complex and plentiful. [...]

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    Listen to Lisa Azzolino’s rousing new single “Hey You”

Listen to Lisa Azzolino’s rousing new single “Hey You”

(photo: Jorge Moreno)

If you needed some good news this week, here it is: Bay Area-based singer/songwriter Lisa Azzolino's new song "Hey You" is an honest-to-goodness love song. Not a [...]

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Getting to know Ariana and the Rose before her show

No plans tonight? Say no more. Head on over to the Rickshaw Stop to check out the absolutely mind-blowing, Ariana and The Rose. Whether you've heard a few of [...]

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Last call with Nothington at Bottom of the Hill

Walking his new puppy through Alamo Square on a clear SF morning, Chris Matulich seems content with the prospect of taking his foot off the gas for awhile. "When [...]

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    Live This Month: Celebrate summer with Noname, Kendra McKinley, Carly Rae Jepsen and more

Live This Month: Celebrate summer with Noname, Kendra McKinley, Carly Rae Jepsen and more

Summer. Is. Here.

And while we may have our eyes on all things Phono Del Sol (only eight days away), there's plenty more to celebrate as the weather gets hot [...]

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Brijean releases single “Walkie Talkie” off new album

Earlier this week, Brijean released the single “Walkie Talkie” off their first album of the same name and lordy, it’s a tune that’s hard to get out of your [...]

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