Local Label Profile: Absolutely Kosher Records

Cory Brown hasn't bought new jeans in three years.

I am not sure if he is making a joke when he states this at the Bandwidth Music and Technology Conference, [...]

By |October 27, 2008|Comments Off on Local Label Profile: Absolutely Kosher Records

Deerhoof: Offend Maggie

I'll probably get myself in trouble for saying that I think Offend Maggie is Deerhoof's best project yet. While many critics have been quick to point out [...]

By |October 27, 2008|Comments Off on Deerhoof: Offend Maggie

The Black Keys, Dr. Dog Ticket Giveaway!

Next week will have all of us running from venue to venue catching some amazing shows as October comes to a close. One of the non-local shows that [...]

By |October 24, 2008|Comments Off on The Black Keys, Dr. Dog Ticket Giveaway!

First Annual Indian Summer Jam

This Sunday, Oct. 26th, Dolorata are playing FREE OF CHARGE with fellow local bands, Th' Moonlight Sexy, The Departed and Mostro, at the first annual Indian Summer Jam. [...]

By |October 24, 2008|Comments Off on First Annual Indian Summer Jam

Review: Wiretap Anniversary at Thee Parkside Oct. 19

This was an all-day affair at Thee Parkside, an old-hat venue for some of you, I'd imagine. I like a good and greasy dink, tho, and whenever a performer [...]

By |October 23, 2008|Comments Off on Review: Wiretap Anniversary at Thee Parkside Oct. 19

The Deli SF Presents Bling It On: The Toy Soldiers EP Release

The Deli SF has prepared a delicious treat for this Sunday, Oct. 26th: Bling It On!

What started as a group of three friends playing music in Santa Cruz and [...]

By |October 23, 2008|Comments Off on The Deli SF Presents Bling It On: The Toy Soldiers EP Release

Weekend Picks: October 23rd-26th

Thursday:

- Pirate Cat Radio presents: Baghdad by the Bay Showcase featuring  That Blasted Hound (Davyd Nereo of Beatbeat Whisper’s solo project), Isabellas, Blammos, Blank Slates and Oona Garthwaite at [...]

By |October 23, 2008|2 Comments

Mountain Goats and Kaki King Play Thursday, Friday

The Mountain Goats return to the Bay Area once again for two shows in San Francisco - Thursday at The Independent and Friday at The Fillmore, both with Kaki [...]

By |October 22, 2008|Comments Off on Mountain Goats and Kaki King Play Thursday, Friday

Facing New York CD Release Shows

Facing New York will be celebrating the release of the their brand new album, Get Hot all weekend long down at Bottom of the Hill. Three strong now, [...]

By |October 22, 2008|Comments Off on Facing New York CD Release Shows

Episode 137: October 2008 Monthly Mix

It's time once again for a Monthly Mix episode of our weekly podcast. These eight songs are all from new or recently released albums by some great Bay [...]

By |October 21, 2008|Comments Off on Episode 137: October 2008 Monthly Mix

Pirate Cat Radio Showcase at Red Devil Thursday

Pirate Cat Radio, the Bay Area's oldest pirate radio station, will be putting on a showcase of bands featured on Baghdad by the Bay (one of their amazing radio [...]

By |October 20, 2008|2 Comments

Budget Rock Showcase VII

The annual Budget Rock Showcase takes over the The Stork Club in Oakland this weekend for "the West Coast's longest running festival for trashy, out of tune (formerly known [...]

By |October 20, 2008|Comments Off on Budget Rock Showcase VII