Young Creatures — Coming to the Bay

With a San Francisco music scene already overstocked with enough psychedelic rock bands to populate Max Yasgur's farm a dozen times over, the last thing you probably want to [...]

By |November 4, 2015|1 Comment

Catching up with The Tet Holiday

Oakland band The Tet Holiday recently played at Bottom of the Hill with their new drummer Brandon Farmer, and they rocked it. If you don't know their music, check out [...]

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London post-punk outfit Shopping coming to The Knockout

In the pantheon of un-Googeable band names (I’m thinking Girls, Women and the Men get top prizes,  along with the most-NSFW one, Perfect Pussy), Shopping has to be right [...]

By |October 30, 2015|Comments Off on London post-punk outfit Shopping coming to The Knockout
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    Trip out with Blossom’s new video for “Weirdspell,” then see it live on Nov 4 at The Depot

Trip out with Blossom’s new video for “Weirdspell,” then see it live on Nov 4 at The Depot

San Francisco's own budding indie rock quartet Blossom recently dropped a trippy new music video for their track "Weirdspell" via online music outlet Groundsounds. The band, who are working on their first [...]

By |October 29, 2015|Comments Off on Trip out with Blossom’s new video for “Weirdspell,” then see it live on Nov 4 at The Depot
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    Relive summer nostalgia with The Mantles’ video for “Doorframe”

Relive summer nostalgia with The Mantles’ video for “Doorframe”

The Mantles (Photo by David Armstrong)

There's something about most jangle-pop that instantly recalls warm summer breezes and waxing nostalgic. Today, you deserve a bit of a summer throwback, and [...]

By |October 23, 2015|Comments Off on Relive summer nostalgia with The Mantles’ video for “Doorframe”

Eskimeaux will make everything O.K.

Have you been searching for a new band to blanket you in your thriving loss of emotional control and make everything O.K. for 35 minutes? Well, Eskimeaux's album O.K. is [...]

By |October 21, 2015|Comments Off on Eskimeaux will make everything O.K.

Giveaway: Small Black at the Independent this Saturday

A little over a week after the release of their third album Best Blues, Brooklyn-based synth-pop group Small Black, head to San Francisco to shake up The Independent on Saturday, [...]

By |October 20, 2015|Comments Off on Giveaway: Small Black at the Independent this Saturday
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    Face Tat re-cut famous German expressionist film for new video, announce West Coast tour

Face Tat re-cut famous German expressionist film for new video, announce West Coast tour

Perhaps San Francisco only sci-fi dark rock duo, Face Tat are back with a new video for the single "Open Up Your Arms" and a full West Coast tour. [...]

By |October 19, 2015|Comments Off on Face Tat re-cut famous German expressionist film for new video, announce West Coast tour
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    San Francisco’s EagleWolfSnake set to drop debut LP ‘Zang!’, playing Bottom of the Hill in November

San Francisco’s EagleWolfSnake set to drop debut LP ‘Zang!’, playing Bottom of the Hill in November

San Francisco natives EagleWolfSnake are set to release their full-length debut album, Zang! on Oct. 30. The three-piece band features Eli Meyskens (bass), Nick Bray (guitar), and Ryan Malley [...]

By |October 19, 2015|Comments Off on San Francisco’s EagleWolfSnake set to drop debut LP ‘Zang!’, playing Bottom of the Hill in November
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    TIMF Interview: Baio returns to Treasure Island “seven years bolder”

TIMF Interview: Baio returns to Treasure Island “seven years bolder”

Chris Baio comes across as an introvert trying to challenge himself to be the most charismatic guy in the room. His words are delivered as if he’s learning to [...]

By |October 16, 2015|Comments Off on TIMF Interview: Baio returns to Treasure Island “seven years bolder”
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    TIMF Preview: Skylar Spence’s future funk kicks off Saturday

TIMF Preview: Skylar Spence’s future funk kicks off Saturday

Ryan DeRobertis is a name you should already be familiar with — having been subject to a wide array of acclaim in the past few years, whether it's being [...]

By |October 16, 2015|Comments Off on TIMF Preview: Skylar Spence’s future funk kicks off Saturday
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    Ty Segall-led Fuzz playing at the Chapel in SF, Starline Social Club in Oakland

Ty Segall-led Fuzz playing at the Chapel in SF, Starline Social Club in Oakland

Fuzz, a no-nonsense garage rock trio that specializes in loud kickass songs and even louder kick ass songs, will play two shows in the Bay Area on Sunday and [...]

By |October 14, 2015|Comments Off on Ty Segall-led Fuzz playing at the Chapel in SF, Starline Social Club in Oakland