Video: Moonface — "Faraway Lightning" (plus tour dates)

In Spencer Krug's dense, sprawling musical domain, bands come and go — whether that means putting Wolf Parade on indefinite hiatus or seemingly neglecting his former side-project Sunset Rubdown [...]

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    (((folk yeah))) presents Carletta Sue Kay and Baby Dee at Brick and Mortar

(((folk yeah))) presents Carletta Sue Kay and Baby Dee at Brick and Mortar

The good folks at (((folk yeah))) are putting on a little show tonight at Brick and Mortar featuring SF's own, cherished, beloved, one-of-a-kind Carletta Sue Kay. Here's the video [...]

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Video: Birds & Batteries – "Let the Door Swing"

Birds & Batteries are set to release a new full-length album, Stray Light, on August 7, 2012, and they've just released this video for lead single "Let the Door [...]

By |June 28, 2012|1 Comment

Video: Wymond Miles – "Pale Moon"

Check out the new video for “Pale Moon,” the title track off of Wymond Miles’ first full length LP just released on Sacred Bones. It was filmed over eight [...]

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Video: Ceremony destroys 924 Gilman

In a fortuitous turn of events for everyone involved (including — perhaps especially — you and me), the guys from a video production crew called Glasnost NYC just so [...]

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K-Holes playing Brick and Mortar this Tuesday 6/26/12 with Dirty Ghosts and Blasted Canyons

Brooklyn's K-Holes will descend upon the City this Tuesday, 6/26/12, as their North American tour in support of their second LP Dismania continues into the summer. The sludgy garage [...]

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Video: My Second Surprise – "Bring The Sunshine"

My Second Surprise is the project of Israeli-born Ayal Nistor, who lived in Britain for a time and eventually settled here in San Francisco. My Second Surprise began as [...]

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Trails and Ways – "Nunca"

Nunca by TRAILS AND WAYS

In April we tipped you off on the new track by Trails and Ways, "Tereza," off their forthcoming album Trilingual. The band has posted a [...]

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  • Bicycle Music Festival 2012
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    Saturday: The Sixth Annual Bicycle Music Festival, with Birds & Batteries, Rupa and the April Fishes, Jazz Mafia, and more

Saturday: The Sixth Annual Bicycle Music Festival, with Birds & Batteries, Rupa and the April Fishes, Jazz Mafia, and more

On Saturday, June 23rd, the sixth annual Bicycle Music Festival pedals through the city, with music all day and night, and all powered by bicycles. Yes, you read that [...]

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Help Sunbeam Rd. let you hear their new album

Sunbeam Rd. has recorded a new album, BREATHERS, and they think it's pretty good. They really want you to hear it. But they could use your help to make [...]

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    Review: Benjamin Henderson and River City Extension, The Blank Club, San Jose 6/17/12

Review: Benjamin Henderson and River City Extension, The Blank Club, San Jose 6/17/12

San Jose has long lived under the shadow of its accomplished older brother, San Francisco, especially when it comes to the music and arts scene. However, this past Sunday [...]

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Watch Ty Segall play "You Make The Sun Fry" in a closet

There are times when purpose is overrated. What's the point in filming Ty Segall's band playing their scorching garage rock in a tiny, closet-like space? I have no idea, [...]

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