Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Odawas, Octopus Project, Love is Chemicals, Emiliana Torrini

It's time for another Ticket Giveaway Wednesday! We've got giveaways for a bunch of great shows this week.

Thursday, August 13th - Odawas @ Rickshaw Stop

Odawas - "Harmless Lover's [...]

By |August 12, 2009|Comments Off on Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Odawas, Octopus Project, Love is Chemicals, Emiliana Torrini

Petracovich releases Crepusculo

Petracovich - "Heaven Help the Day"

Crepusculo is the brand new third album from Petracovich, the musical identity of Santa Rosa's Jessica Peters. Like Peters' other works, the album [...]

By |August 11, 2009|2 Comments

Homo A Go Go Festival: August 13th-16th

Girl in a Coma - "Say"

After a year off, the Homo A Go Go Festival has relocated from Olympia, Washington to San Francisco for four days of events celebrating [...]

By |August 10, 2009|Comments Off on Homo A Go Go Festival: August 13th-16th

New, Improved, LIVE: Yoni Wolf (of WHY?) Studio Session Videos

We are pleased to offer some great new videos from our Yoni Wolf studio session, courtesy of our partners at Pandora. We have two available for viewing here [...]

By |August 10, 2009|Comments Off on New, Improved, LIVE: Yoni Wolf (of WHY?) Studio Session Videos

Adam Stephens and The Finite Plain: Performing this Friday at Regional Bias

Adam Stephens, live at the Swedish American Hall, 9/25/2008

While you likely know Two Gallants, it would be understandable if you're not familiar with 2Gs guitarist Adam Stephens' solo project. [...]

By |July 29, 2009|Comments Off on Adam Stephens and The Finite Plain: Performing this Friday at Regional Bias

Triple Record Release Saturday: Brian Glaze, The Splinters, The Perverts

The Splinters - "Splintered Bridges"

There's a triple record release show going down this Saturday at Amnesia, with Brian Glaze, The Splinters, and The Perverts all celebrating new vinyl. [...]

By |July 27, 2009|Comments Off on Triple Record Release Saturday: Brian Glaze, The Splinters, The Perverts

Leopold and his Fiction: Parlour to Parlour; Performing at Regional Bias on 7/31!

Leopold and His Fiction - "Ain't No Surprise"

Leopold and his Fiction's Daniel James was the recent subject of this great video profile as part of PopDose's "Parlour to Parlour" [...]

Wallpaper. – Pool Party; Doodoo Face coming soon

Wallpaper. - "Pool Party"

How do Oakland electro-R&B-pop geniuses Wallpaper. find the time to breathe? The group's debut full length Doodoo Face comes out September 22nd on Eenie Meenie, [...]

By |July 23, 2009|Comments Off on Wallpaper. – Pool Party; Doodoo Face coming soon

Geographer at Cafe Du Nord Thursday Night

There's two parts to a great show - an awesome venue and awesome music. You'll find both of those tomorrow night when Geographer plays Cafe Du Nord. An [...]

By |July 22, 2009|4 Comments

RiP: A Remix Manifesto

Don't worry.  You're not the only one confused by the landscape of laws surrounding sampling, DRM, remixing and similar music/new media issues.   Thankfully, web activist Brett Gaylor will [...]

By |July 21, 2009|Comments Off on RiP: A Remix Manifesto

Mission Creek Holds Court at McLaren Park

Mission Creek held a major free concert in McLaren Park on Saturday featuring over a dozen great bands and a bunch of good times. For me, the event [...]

Sade Sundays #2: The Secret Lives of Men – ABC BBD

A sort of tired determinism lay in the air over the second Sade Sunday meeting between Josh and myself. We intended on talking at a rope swing, which we [...]

By |July 19, 2009|Comments Off on Sade Sundays #2: The Secret Lives of Men – ABC BBD