Episode 124: Minipop

This week's podcast features Minipop, a San Francisco quartet who describe their music as akin to "marshmallows on morphine and Care-Bears on Xanax"--an appropriate, if exaggerated, way to describe [...]

Railcars, Lady Genius Releases on Gold Robot

Railcars - "There Is Ice; It Is Blue" (from Cities vs Submarines)

Lady Genius - "New York Through York" (from upcoming 10")

The good people at local label Gold Robot Records, [...]

The Debut of Mark Matos & Os Beaches

Mark Matos & Os Beaches - On My Mind (demo)

It wasn't long after we interviewed singer-songwriter Mark Matos from "acid gospel" band Campo Bravo that the group announced a [...]

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Raised by Robots, The Papersons Begin “On Tour” Tour

Two Bay Area bands will embark on a two-week tour together this Thursday. Raised by Robots and The Papersons will play Cafe du Nord to kick off the "On [...]

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Announcing the 2008 Rock Make Street Festival!

Announcing the Rock Make Street Festival, a free all day local music and crafts street fair in the heart of San Francisco's Mission District

While there are many outdoor festivals [...]

60 Watt Kid: Free EP, Leaving the Bay

60 Watt Kid - "Cobblestone Sunglasses" (from 2012 Breakdown)

Local experimental rock trio 60 Watt Kid were responsible for one of the most unique interviews we've ever featured on The [...]

By |July 18, 2008|Comments Off on 60 Watt Kid: Free EP, Leaving the Bay

Photos: The Bay Bridged Presents 20 Minute Loop, Caves, Man/Miracle – 7/11 @ Bottom of the Hill

Photos by Francis Chung

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Weekend Picks: July 17th-20th

All Weekend - Mission Creek Music and Arts Festival - see schedule here, read a preview here.

Thursday:

- Mist and Mast (Feature Podcast) and Ben Becker (NY) at Mama Buzz [...]

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Andy Tisdall – CD Release This Saturday

Andy Tisdall may be better known as a member of Little Teeth, whose debut album comes out on Absolutely Kosher in September, but his solo work is equally compelling. [...]

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GOOD Mag Block Party This Sunday

Continuing with the fabulous San Francisco summer parties, this Sunday at 1pm, GOOD Magazine will host their 2nd annual Block Party at 111 Minna Street in SF.

GOOD is a [...]

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Rykarda Parasol – “Candy Gold” Video

Have you checked out our Videos page recently? In addition to our video podcast player, we've also got a regularly updated YouTube playlist capturing all of the newest [...]

By |July 15, 2008|Comments Off on Rykarda Parasol – “Candy Gold” Video

Episode 123: Two Sheds

This episode is presented by KQED Interactive.

This week's podcast features Two Sheds, a band whose melodic folk-rock songwriting has impressed us since we first heard their terrific debut Strange [...]