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    Video Premiere: E.G. Phillips’ “Lighthouse at the Edge of the World”

Video Premiere: E.G. Phillips’ “Lighthouse at the Edge of the World”

E.G. Phillips, a San Francisco based singer-songwriter with a fake band called Ducks With Pants.

The creativity that blossoms out of San Francisco often feels unparalleled in variety and in [...]

By |September 19, 2019|0 Comments
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    “Hotel Figueroa” is Text Me’s third single off of ‘Group Chat Vol. 2’

“Hotel Figueroa” is Text Me’s third single off of ‘Group Chat Vol. 2’

And we have another one from the folks from Text Me camp: An LA excursion with the one-two punch combo of Ricky Lake and Sam Johnson.

"Hotel Figueroa" arrives as [...]

By |September 18, 2019|0 Comments

Faye Webster is comin’ to town

We were curious to know how Faye Webster’s new Atlanta Millionaires Club would feel and boy-dee-la were we delighted at what we heard. Tunes like “Room Temperature” and “Right Side [...]

By |September 10, 2019|0 Comments
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    Rexx Life Raj is on a space mission in new single and video, “Moonwalk”

Rexx Life Raj is on a space mission in new single and video, “Moonwalk”

Rexx Life Raj is a rapping space cadet in his new video, "Moonwalk" sent on an expedition to save Kenny Beats. The producer has been missing since the 1980s [...]

By |September 6, 2019|0 Comments

John Courage goes unplugged for “Afraid to Fall”

Songwriter John Courage returns to his roots as an acoustic troubadour with his first acoustic-centric release in almost 10 years. All sounds were recorded and performed by the towering Santa Rosa [...]

By |September 5, 2019|0 Comments

Alex Lahey comes up from down under to the Independent

(Photo: Callum Preston)

Alex Lahey’s sophomore LP, The Best of Luck Club, is filled with those power-punk anthems she’s known for but this time with a little more sophistication. Songs are [...]

Video Premiere: Aish’s “Joy and Sorrow”

Ahead of his forthcoming album, The Sex Issue (MCV Records) Aish just released his new music video for “Joy and Sorrow” and it is a truly captivating piece. The [...]

By |August 22, 2019|Comments Off on Video Premiere: Aish’s “Joy and Sorrow”
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    Premiere: Roam Mendocino with Lady Fair Cigarettes in “How Did I Get Into This Bikini?”

Premiere: Roam Mendocino with Lady Fair Cigarettes in “How Did I Get Into This Bikini?”

Last week, we brought you the video for "Two Tylers" from Oakland's Tyler Holmes, and promised you another project of theirs within the next week. Today we have the [...]

By |August 21, 2019|Comments Off on Premiere: Roam Mendocino with Lady Fair Cigarettes in “How Did I Get Into This Bikini?”
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    Video Premiere: A cult convenes in Tyler Holmes’ “Two Tylers”

Video Premiere: A cult convenes in Tyler Holmes’ “Two Tylers”

(photo: Adrian Octavius Walker)

In a situation like this, where we are bringing you a brand-new video from an emerging artist, I would normally say something like "Be on the [...]

By |August 14, 2019|1 Comment

Premiere: Milk for the Angry, “Snake Eyes”

Words by William Wayland

Milk for the Angry’s most popular video so far was an accident. Riffing with a neighbor, they improvised Cleopatra’s “Jumper Cable Jam,” shared it on [...]

By |August 2, 2019|Comments Off on Premiere: Milk for the Angry, “Snake Eyes”
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    Nanosaur + Jay Casio got the drip in video for new single, “Fountain”

Nanosaur + Jay Casio got the drip in video for new single, “Fountain”

Photo by @wheres.wables

Jay Casio has tried to forge a new identity since going solo from his initial outfit, one-half of Oakland party rappers RnB Millionaires. In 2014, the autotuned [...]

By |July 12, 2019|Comments Off on Nanosaur + Jay Casio got the drip in video for new single, “Fountain”
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    Singer-songwriter Samaria releases “Piece By Peace” video + tour announcement

Singer-songwriter Samaria releases “Piece By Peace” video + tour announcement

As the Bay Area continues to grow as an R&B hotspot, singer-songwriter Samaria seems to have aligned her silent trajectory right alongside it. The 22-year-old has been quietly dropping [...]

By |July 3, 2019|Comments Off on Singer-songwriter Samaria releases “Piece By Peace” video + tour announcement
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