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In 1999, Built to Spill debuted “Carry the Zero,” an essentially-perfect song off Keep it Like a Secret, an essentially-perfect album, which completed an essentially-perfect three-release run [...]
More than 10 years after its release, Dig! remains one of the finest music documentaries ever made. The tale of two indie-rock bands — the Dandy Warhols and the [...]
Buzzmutt is no stranger to the Bay Area music scene.
But last summer, the band embarked on a 5 week US tour where they hit some major cities and got [...]
We're excited to premiere up-and-coming local noise rock group Never Young's latest video for their song "New Villain" from their NY Singles EP. For the video, the band teamed [...]
The narrative surrounding most musicians under the age of 20 is not often one of absolutes. You’ll hear that “she’s talented relative to other artists her age,” or that [...]
Local prog-rock band Lords of Sealand are back at it with a new video for their track, "Architect", off of their EP, Found Fiction.
A dramatic take on what would otherwise be an [...]
I think, more than anything, I miss that excitement when a band puts together a great-looking and awesome-sounding live video. Especially if it's one that really captures what it's like [...]
It's become a staple, the monthly event that takes over Brick & Mortar the first Tuesday of every month. It's free, has an eclectic mix of touring and local [...]
In 2011, post-punk outfit Yuck produced one of the year’s finest albums with their assured and fully-realized self-titled debut. Combining elements of slow-burning shoegaze a la Yo La Tengo, [...]
Down and Outlaws have redefined what it means to play rock n' roll in 2016.
And it's awesome.
Their newest track, "All Is Well," was recorded as part of the Converse Rubber [...]
With show season back in full swing, this weekend holds several intriguing live music options. If you're around The Mission on Sunday, a good bet would be to catch [...]
Photo credit: Luke Lasley
Hot Flash Heat Wave remind me of sweets. Specifically the sweets Theibaud has been painting since the sixties. There's a degree of play at hand in the band's [...]