Man/Miracle, Pancho Sanza (Rogue Wave), Caleb Nichols (ex-Port O’Brien) @ Hotel Utah

Man/Miracle (Feature Podcast) headline a quality show tonight at the Hotel Utah. The band's been touring quite a bit lately, and their debut 7" single is good stuff [...]

By |October 16, 2008|Comments Off on Man/Miracle, Pancho Sanza (Rogue Wave), Caleb Nichols (ex-Port O’Brien) @ Hotel Utah

Wiretap Music Anniversary Party This Saturday at Thee Parkside

Fellow local music blog Wiretap Music will be celebrating its one year anniversary this Saturday at Thee Parkside. The extensive and diverse lineup includes: Hey Three Eyes, The New [...]

By |October 15, 2008|Comments Off on Wiretap Music Anniversary Party This Saturday at Thee Parkside

Video Podcast Episode 9: Emily Jane White – “Bessie Smith”

Here is the first of two video podcast episodes featuring Emily Jane White, from a performance recorded in Heron's Head Park in San Francisco earlier this year. Simply [...]

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The Lovely Public Opens for Wire at The Fillmore Tonight

In an incredible opportunity for a local band, The Lovely Public will be opening for British post-punk pioneers Wire tonight at The Fillmore.

Wire - "One of Us" - From [...]

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Episode 136: Loquat

This week's podcast episode spotlights San Francisco's Loquat, a quintet who create catchy melodic indie pop with a mix of electronic and traditional rock sounds. In 2005, the [...]

By |October 14, 2008|Comments Off on Episode 136: Loquat

Obama Benefit Shows This Week

Sure, there's nothing more disappointing during a presidential race than being in "foregone conclusion" California. But while we won't get the stump speeches or ad barrage that the [...]

By |October 13, 2008|Comments Off on Obama Benefit Shows This Week

Hearts of Palm UK and The Music Lovers

The Make Out Room will be holding an awesome showcase of great sounds this Friday, October 17th. The Music Lovers (Feature Podcast) will be headlining the show to [...]

By |October 13, 2008|2 Comments

Tartufi’s tour kickoff Saturday night!

Our dear friends in Tartufi kick off a month-long tour this Saturday with a great lineup at El Rio. At recent shows, the band's been playing a lot [...]

By |October 10, 2008|Comments Off on Tartufi’s tour kickoff Saturday night!

Frisco Freakout this Saturday!

For a more detailed preview of the Frisco Freakout, head over to KQED.org

There's quite the psych fest at Thee Parkside this Saturday, as the first annual Frisco Freakout brings [...]

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Weekend Picks: October 9th-12th

Our weekly picks for some great live local music. Take a listen to some of these bands in our streaming audio player…

Thursday:

- Sean Hayes and Trainwreck Riders (Feature Podcast) [...]

By |October 9, 2008|Comments Off on Weekend Picks: October 9th-12th

CD Releases Friday: The New Trust and Photons

There are interesting CD release parties on both sides of the Bay this Friday night. Over in Berkeley, The New Trust (Feature Podcast) celebrate the release of their [...]

By |October 8, 2008|Comments Off on CD Releases Friday: The New Trust and Photons

Skygreen Leopards, Eyes, The Mantles to Play BOTH Thursday

Back to play shows in the Bay Area for the first time since early May, Skygreen Leopards will be performing at Bottom of the Hill this Thursday, October 9. [...]

By |October 8, 2008|Comments Off on Skygreen Leopards, Eyes, The Mantles to Play BOTH Thursday