The Velvet Teen & Say Hi Photos – 10/17/2007 Bottom of the Hill

Although The Velvet Teen played Bottom of the Hill a few weeks ago, the great memories of this show are still with us. We'd been looking forward to [...]

By |November 8, 2007|Comments Off on The Velvet Teen & Say Hi Photos – 10/17/2007 Bottom of the Hill

Rykarda Parasol this Friday night

Click to listen to our feature episode on Rykarda Parasol!

One of our favorite local artists, Rykarada Parasol, is joined by her band The Tower [...]

By |November 7, 2007|Comments Off on Rykarda Parasol this Friday night

KALX 45th Anniversary Party!

One of our favorite sources for new music, UC Berkeley's KALX 90.7FM, is celebrating 45 years of broadcasting with a fundraiser concert this Thursday night at the Rickshaw Stop [...]

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More CD releases this week

It's a pretty crazy week for local music (see our Calendar for more), including the release of two anticipated new CDs today:

60 Watt Kid's self-titled album

San Francisco's 60 Watt [...]

By |November 6, 2007|Comments Off on More CD releases this week

Digital Cloud Releases Firsts

Local DIY label Digital Cloud has put together a compilation titled and themed Firsts. It's stocked with exclusive tracks, seventeen in total, from a mix of San Francisco, regional, [...]

By |November 5, 2007|Comments Off on Digital Cloud Releases Firsts

Weekend Picks: November 1st-4th

Michael Zapruder's Rain of Frogs

Hope you had a good Halloween. Here are some great shows going on this weekend! Be sure to check our Calendar for all [...]

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Minipop’s CD Release Party

Saturday night is a big night for Minipop, as the San Francisco dream-pop band celebrates the release of its new album A New Hope with a show at the [...]

By |October 31, 2007|Comments Off on Minipop’s CD Release Party

The New Uptown Opens Friday

Birdmonster

The Uptown Nightclub in Oakland reopens this Friday under the new ownership of Larry Trujillo, also the owner of The Blank Club in San Jose. According to an [...]

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Spoonbender 1.1.1 Meets Vampires

We last discussed San Francisco avant-electronic-poppers I Am Spoonbender back in May, when the band's first live performance in three years was part of the Mission Creek Music Festival. [...]

By |October 29, 2007|Comments Off on Spoonbender 1.1.1 Meets Vampires

Carta’s CD Release Show Tonight

By |October 29, 2007|Comments Off on Carta’s CD Release Show Tonight

Weekend Picks and Links: October 25th-28th

Petracovich

Thursday

- Petracovich at Red Devil Lounge, with LOOP!STATION and Sonya Cotton. 8pm, $8/$10.

- The Guitar Zeros, We Be The Echo, Form And Fate, and Parker Street Cinema at [...]

By |October 25, 2007|Comments Off on Weekend Picks and Links: October 25th-28th

Tomorrow night at Bottom

If you're a fan of outside-of-the-box rock music, there's quite an eclectic show at Bottom of the Hill this Thursday night, as evidenced by the description provided on the [...]

By |October 24, 2007|Comments Off on Tomorrow night at Bottom