Weekend Picks: May 15th-18th

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

Thursday:

- Social Studies, BOAT (Seattle) and The Attachments [...]

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SF MusicTech Summit

When I started getting gigs, just north of ten years ago, I got them by mailing a cassette tape to someone. The intervening decade has seen technological invention and [...]

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Shuteye Unison New Untitled CD Out Now

Shuteye Unison, comprised of Daniel Mckenzie, Jon Fee, Jake Krohn and (sometimes) Jonny Latimer, have a brand new untitled CD out now on Jon's fairly new label Parks and [...]

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Port O’Brien: All We Could Do Was Sing

Port O'Brien, claimed by both the Bay Area and the Central Coast as their own, has been continuously growing in popularity as their music moves beyond the college radio [...]

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Rose Hill Collective: New CD, Show Saturday, Ticket Giveaway

There's quite the all-local show going down Saturday night at the Great American Music Hall. It's the CD release party for the new compilation from the The Rose [...]

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The Botticellis’ Old Home Movies Released Tomorrow

The Botticellis (Feature Podcast), whose relaxed and reverb-laden surf rock has been spreading like wildfire around the Bay Area, will release their long-awaited first full-length album tomorrow. Old Home [...]

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Photos: Beatbeat Whisper, Emily Jane White, The Porchsteps

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Review: 4-30 at the Hemlock: Master/Slave; Vows; Pants, Pants, Pants

The ever sartorial Matt Jones . . . so let us begin at evening's ending, yes? Dressed down, as it were, in a sport coat, our Jones, the mensch, [...]

Weekend Picks: May 8th-11th

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

Thursday:

- Wallpaper (cd release party!), Sugar & Gold [...]

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Wallpaper Wants You to Dance This Thursday

It may be the weirdest thing you've heard recently, but it could also be the coolest, depending on your disposition. The Bay Area's dance- parody- hiphop- everything-band Wallpaper will [...]

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DJ Shadow – “San Francisco”

Via the excellent MissingToof, Bay Area instrumental hip hop titan DJ Shadow has partnered with Nokia for a contest called "What does your city sound like?" Contestants are [...]

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Morning Benders CD Release Friday

The Morning Benders certainly are one of the most booming local bands at the moment, with appearances in music publications across the country, and an upcoming tour with UK [...]

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