• Big Something at the Cornerstone, by Joshua Huver
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    Review + Photos: Aqueous and BIG Something at Cornerstone Berkeley

Review + Photos: Aqueous and BIG Something at Cornerstone Berkeley

Aqueous (photo: Joshua Huver)

East Coast jam band sensations Aqueous and BIG Something teamed up to take on the West Coast, and on Wednesday, February 27 they brought their co-headlining tour to Cornerstone [...]

By |March 7, 2019|0 Comments

Photos: Angie Stone at Yoshi’s

Angie Stone (photo: Ria Burman)

Angie Stone brought a quadruple-whammy set of shows to Yoshi's last weekend. Exuding a relaxed, mellow energy, Angie Stone brought the old-school tunes and new [...]

By |March 6, 2019|0 Comments

Photos: Petit Biscuit at 1015 Folsom

Petit Biscuit (photo: Priscilla Rodriguez)

French DJ Petit Biscuit brought his signature sound to 1015 Folsom as part of Noise Pop 2019 with support from Slenderbodies. Our photographer by Priscilla Rodriguez was at [...]

  • Buckman Coe at The Back Room, by Ria Burman
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    Photos: Buckman Coe and Daniel Riera’s Ensemble at the Back Room

Photos: Buckman Coe and Daniel Riera’s Ensemble at the Back Room

Buckman Coe (photo: Ria Burman)

Gracing The Back Room's cozy, intimate stage, Buckman Coe, fresh from Vancouver, sang acoustic solo versions of his big band creations. He'll soon begin touring [...]

By |March 5, 2019|0 Comments
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    Noise Pop 2019: The Marias, Katzù Oso, Ginger Root and Derek Ted at the Chapel

Noise Pop 2019: The Marias, Katzù Oso, Ginger Root and Derek Ted at the Chapel

Closing out the final night of Noise Pop Festival 2019 was a melting pot of the Marías, Katzù Oso, Ginger Root, and Derek Ted on Sunday, March 3. The [...]

By |March 5, 2019|0 Comments
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    Noise Pop 2019: Dude York + Partner bring spritely performances to Cafe du Nord for festival’s final night

Noise Pop 2019: Dude York + Partner bring spritely performances to Cafe du Nord for festival’s final night

On what made for a very fun, very female, very queer final night of Noise Pop, Bay Area locals the Total Bettys joined Blushh, Dude York, and Partner for one last [...]

By |March 5, 2019|0 Comments
  • Vagabon at Swedish American Hall
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    Noise Pop 2019: Rosie Tucker, Sucker Crush, Boy Scouts, Vagabon at Swedish American Music Hall

Noise Pop 2019: Rosie Tucker, Sucker Crush, Boy Scouts, Vagabon at Swedish American Music Hall

Vagabon photos: J.D. Bray)

Amidst a week of more bombastic acts for Noise Pop, Rosie Tucker, Sucker Crush, Boy Scouts, and Vagabon brought an intimate respite to Swedish American Music [...]

By |March 4, 2019|0 Comments
  • Beirut and Helado Negro at the Fox Theater
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    Noise Pop 2019: Helado Negro, Beirut play sold-out show on final weekend of festival

Noise Pop 2019: Helado Negro, Beirut play sold-out show on final weekend of festival

On the last Saturday of Noise Pop, the blissful tunes of Helado Negro and indie darlings Beirut permeated the Fox Theater in Oakland.

Roberto Carlos Lange creates dreamlike tunes as [...]

By |March 4, 2019|0 Comments
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    Noise Pop 2019: Rose Droll, Superet, Caroline Rose make the most of a full house at the Independent

Noise Pop 2019: Rose Droll, Superet, Caroline Rose make the most of a full house at the Independent

On Thursday night, Bay Area locals Rose Droll, Los Angeles' Superet, and the "sardonic synth pop" of Caroline Rose graced the stage of the Independent, playing to a packed crowd.

Each [...]

By |March 3, 2019|0 Comments
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    Noise Pop 2019: Bobby, SOAR, Club Night, Illuminati Hotties bring delightful distortion to Starline Social Club

Noise Pop 2019: Bobby, SOAR, Club Night, Illuminati Hotties bring delightful distortion to Starline Social Club

Noise Pop is in full swing.

On Wednesday (night three), Local bands Bobby, Soar, and the recently-featured quintet Club Night joined Illumnati Hotties at the Starline Social Club in Oakland.

Though a [...]

By |March 2, 2019|0 Comments
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    Review: Miserable, Super Unison, Same Girls at Bottom of the Hill

Review: Miserable, Super Unison, Same Girls at Bottom of the Hill

Tuesday night at Bottom of the Hill kicked off this week's Noise Pop festival with an all-local showcase with impressive performances from Miserable, Super Unison, and Same Girls, all [...]

By |February 28, 2019|0 Comments

Photos: Love Jerks and Tangerine at Rickshaw Stop

Love Jerks (photo: Patric Carver)

Earlier this month, rock band Love Jerks swung by Rickshaw Stop with support from Tangerine. Our photographer Patric Carver was at the Valentine's Day show [...]

By |February 28, 2019|0 Comments