Okay: Huggable Dust

By |July 28, 2008|Comments Off on Okay: Huggable Dust

Video Podcast Episode 3: The Dodos – “Paint the Rust”

We're back with the next episode in our ongoing video podcast series. This is the first of two programs spotlighting The Dodos, from their sold-out homecoming show at [...]

Review: Rykarda Parasol live at the Uptown – July 12, 2008

Rykarda Parasol headlined a bill at the Uptown in Oakland on Saturday July 12 that was notable for both its eclectic mix and darkly classic feel. The local blogs [...]

By |July 25, 2008|2 Comments

Lemonade – “Sunchips” over at RCRD LBL

The RCRD LBL site recently posted a free mp3 from San Francisco avant-electronic band Lemonade. The song, "Sunchips," which can be downloaded here, showcases the band's loves for [...]

By |July 24, 2008|Comments Off on Lemonade – “Sunchips” over at RCRD LBL

Weekend Picks: July 24th-27th

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


- Raised By Robots, The Papersons, Low Red [...]

By |July 24, 2008|2 Comments

Tickets on Sale Today for (((folkYEAH!))) Festival in the Forest

The amazing (((folkYEAH!))) is bringing us yet another amazing festival in Big Sur, and you can get your tickets as of noon today.

The festival will take place Sept. 26 [...]

By |July 23, 2008|2 Comments

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 [...]

By |July 21, 2008|Comments Off on The Debut of Mark Matos & Os Beaches

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 [...]

By |July 21, 2008|Comments Off on Raised by Robots, The Papersons Begin “On Tour” Tour

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