Jeff Mangum. Fox Theater. Tickets on sale today.

We've been grumbling for a while now about the lack of news about West Coast dates from Neutral Milk Hotel leader Jeff Mangum, whose return to live performances had [...]

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Video: Royal Baths – "Black Sheep"

Royal Baths - Black Sheep from Royal Baths on Vimeo.

Royal Baths have had a big year so far -- after recently moving to NYC, the band signed with the [...]

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  • tUnE-yArDs at the Rickshaw Stop, 8/12/11
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    tUnE-yArDs – "Bizness" / "You Yes You" on Jimmy Kimmel Live

tUnE-yArDs – "Bizness" / "You Yes You" on Jimmy Kimmel Live

tUnE-yArDs at the Rickshaw Stop, 8/12/11

Merrill Garbus and crew can now be considered familiar with the late-night television performance scene, after appearing on Late Night with Jimmy Fallon back [...]

By |January 6, 2012|2 Comments

Part Time releases 'Visions of the Future' 7"

SF's Part Time has a new 7" out this week on Loglady Records, and you can watch the video for the A-side, "Visions of the Future," below. For all [...]

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    Ticket Giveaway: Battlehooch, Man in Space, Ghost & the City Saturday 1/7 @ Slim's

Ticket Giveaway: Battlehooch, Man in Space, Ghost & the City Saturday 1/7 @ Slim's

There's tons of excitement surrounding Battlehooch, Man in Space and Ghost & the City's Slim's show on Saturday. First, we've got a pair of tickets to give away! E-mail [...]

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    Video: Thao & Mirah + Portlandia + Eric Kuhn – "Push It" (Salt-N-Pepa cover)

Video: Thao & Mirah + Portlandia + Eric Kuhn – "Push It" (Salt-N-Pepa cover)

You've probably already seen this video, since it's one of the greatest things on the internet right now - but just in case, here it is again. The Portlandia [...]

By |January 5, 2012|1 Comment
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    Bart Davenport – "Someone2Dance" / "Meet Me at Midnight" live videos

Bart Davenport – "Someone2Dance" / "Meet Me at Midnight" live videos

The Parlour to Parlour sessions recently featured Bart Davenport, filming the singer-songwriter at the Uptown in Oakland with his new live band (lead guitarist Allison Green, bassist Josh Miller [...]

By |January 4, 2012|1 Comment
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    Video: Burnt Ones – “This Christmas (Bury Me In Snow)”

Video: Burnt Ones – “This Christmas (Bury Me In Snow)”

Burnt Ones recently sent over this video for their original holiday instrumental, "This Christmas (Bury Me In Snow)." The song was written for The Holidays Don't Have To [...]

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Video: Parentz – “Back It Up”

If your climate's currently offering you grey skies or worse, enjoy this fun-in-the-sun video from Oakland's Parentz. "Back It Up" comes from Big, which you can stream below. [...]

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Geographer – “Life of Crime”

Yesterday, Paste Magazine premiered a brand-new song from Geographer: the lush and synth-driven "Life of Crime."

This new song comes from the much-anticipated new album from Geographer, entitled Myth, [...]

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    Video: Foxtails Brigade – “I’m Not Really in the Christmas Mood This Year”

Video: Foxtails Brigade – “I’m Not Really in the Christmas Mood This Year”

If you're a downer when the holiday season rolls around, then Foxtails Brigade has the perfect Christmas anthem for you, "I'm Not Really in the Christmas Mood This Year." [...]

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Tuesday: Extra Classic’s vinyl release party

Psych-dub band Extra Classic's debut album, Your Light Like White Lightning, Your Light Like A Laser Beam, just arrived on vinyl, and the band's celebrating Tuesday night at the [...]

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