Cloud Nothings bring the intensity to The Independent

Inserted between the bookending Coachella weekends, Cloud Nothings worked their way up the West Coast for a short jaunt and played to a packed house Sunday night at The […]

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Review: Florence and The Machine dazzles at the Masonic

Florence Welch (photo: Roman Gokhman)

The time off between records and touring has done Florence Welch a lot of good. While Florence and the Machine’s sophomore effort, Ceremonials, directly followed the […]

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    Review: Lust For Youth plays to a problematic crowd at Elbo Room

Review: Lust For Youth plays to a problematic crowd at Elbo Room

Last weekend, Copenhagen’s Lust For Youth headlined EBM/New Beat dance night Bodyshock’s 2 year anniversary at Elbo Room, along with Marshstepper, Varg, and resident DJs Crackwhore, Blk Rainbow, and […]

Photos & Thanks: The Bay Brewed 2015

Tumbleweed Wanderers at The Bay Brewed (Photos: Jon Bauer)

After a year off, we were really excited to bring back The Bay Brewed in 2015, and yesterday’s festival definitely delivered […]

Review & Photos: Title Fight’s cult comes to Slim’s

Title Fight (Photo Credit: Nikolas Soelter)

Touring in support of their new LP, Hyperview, Pennsylvania’s  Title Fight brought their unique brand of culty alt rock to San Francisco on Friday […]

By |March 16, 2015|Comments Off

Viet Cong stumbles at Rickshaw Stop

Fresh off a major hype boost from Pitchfork’s 8.5 Best New Music rating in January for their eponymous debut LP, Viet Cong made their first stop in San Francisco last Thursday […]

By |March 12, 2015|Comments Off

Noise Pop 2015: Check out all of our festival coverage!

Jessica Pratt at The Chapel (Photo Credit: Jon Ching)
 
Got any plans for the weekend? If you’re like us, you’re still recovering from the week that was Noise Pop 2015, […]

By |March 6, 2015|Comments Off
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    Noise Pop 2015: Photos from Grouper with Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith, Briana Marela, Aria Rostami, Daniel Blomquist at Swedish American Hall

Noise Pop 2015: Photos from Grouper with Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith, Briana Marela, Aria Rostami, Daniel Blomquist at Swedish American Hall

 
Last Friday, Grouper was joined at Swedish American Hall by Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith, Briana Marela, and Aria Rostami and Daniel Blomquist. Enjoy these photos taken by our own Daniel […]

By |March 4, 2015|Comments Off

Noise Pop 2015: Holly Herndon monitors The Lab

For all involved, Holly Herndon’s prodigious set at The Lab on Sunday night for Noise Pop was an exercise in the limitations of sound, vision, social agitation, supervision, and […]

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    Noise Pop 2015: Dan Deacon brings energy and crowd participation to The Chapel

Noise Pop 2015: Dan Deacon brings energy and crowd participation to The Chapel

Photos by Jon Ching

Dan Deacon – Baltimore’s hero of the experimental underground – delivered a classic, highly interactive performance on Saturday night at the Chapel. Using a full light […]

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    Noise Pop 2015: New Pornographers headline an evening of pop at the Fox Theatre

Noise Pop 2015: New Pornographers headline an evening of pop at the Fox Theatre

Photos by Paige Parsons

During last night’s near-perfectly curated Noise Pop show at the Fox Theatre in Oakland, surrounded by lots of eager New Pornographers fans, I couldn’t stop thinking about […]

By |March 2, 2015|Comments Off
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    Noise Pop 2015: Benders Happy Hour with Wild Eyes, War Cloud, The Traveling Ills

Noise Pop 2015: Benders Happy Hour with Wild Eyes, War Cloud, The Traveling Ills

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Noise Pop Happy Hour 2: The Re-Drinkening.

With an aching liver and a head still thumping from the previous night’s show, I braced myself for another evening of heavy […]

By |March 2, 2015|Comments Off
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