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    Interview: Cœur de Pirate playing Bimbo’s this Thursday (ticket giveaway)

Interview: Cœur de Pirate playing Bimbo’s this Thursday (ticket giveaway)

Béatrice Martin has been performing since 2008 under the stage name Coeur de Pirate, but she's been playing the piano and performing much longer than that (since she was 3 years [...]

By |September 22, 2015|1 Comment

Video: Mall Walk – “Pales In Comparison”

A tune that wanted, more than anything, to be a love song. It is not a love song. It may have been close at one point, but now the song is lying [...]

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    Embark on a cross-dimensional joyride with Diet Cig’s “Sleep Talk” video

Embark on a cross-dimensional joyride with Diet Cig’s “Sleep Talk” video

It's a Monday, so you're probably feeling the requisite weekend withdrawals. We have the perfect pick-me-up that'll give your day a proper injection of cuteness and wanderlust: Diet Cig's brand [...]

By |September 21, 2015|Comments Off on Embark on a cross-dimensional joyride with Diet Cig’s “Sleep Talk” video

Watch Loma Prieta’s dizzying video for “Love”

Just weeks away from the release of their latest LP Self Portrait, Loma Prieta just dropped a frenetic new video for album opener “Love”.

“Love” is an exercise in [...]

By |September 18, 2015|Comments Off on Watch Loma Prieta’s dizzying video for “Love”
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    Wax Idols plot national tour in support of upcoming release, American Tragic

Wax Idols plot national tour in support of upcoming release, American Tragic

It’s been more than two years since fearsome post-punk group Wax Idols released their last album — the haunting and alluring Discipline and Desire — a hiatus that has [...]

By |September 18, 2015|Comments Off on Wax Idols plot national tour in support of upcoming release, American Tragic
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    Video Premiere: Watch Day Wave perform poolside at Phoenix Hotel

Video Premiere: Watch Day Wave perform poolside at Phoenix Hotel

Back in early August, Oakland's Day Wave — the solo project of Jackson Phillips — performed the lo-fi surf pop song "Drag" from his debut EP Headcase alongside the pool at [...]

By |September 17, 2015|Comments Off on Video Premiere: Watch Day Wave perform poolside at Phoenix Hotel
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    Video: make mini and the Bear your ‘power volume’ “xBOYFRIENDx”

Video: make mini and the Bear your ‘power volume’ “xBOYFRIENDx”

San Francisco "power volume" duo mini and the Bear just released a video for their track "xBOYFRIENDx", and it's got everything you need for an afternoon with that special [...]

By |September 17, 2015|1 Comment
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    Video premiere: Madeline Kenney brings the “general badassery” in “Heart Lion”

Video premiere: Madeline Kenney brings the “general badassery” in “Heart Lion”

Bay Area, meet Oakland's Madeline Kenney. Madeline's a recent Seattle transplant who is sharing a brand new video for her track "Heart Lion" for the first time today, and [...]

By |September 17, 2015|Comments Off on Video premiere: Madeline Kenney brings the “general badassery” in “Heart Lion”

Colleen Green plays Hemlock Tavern this Sunday

Colleen Green not only is constantly listed as one of the best bands out of LA, but she's overall just fun and real. She has the capability to sing [...]

By |September 11, 2015|Comments Off on Colleen Green plays Hemlock Tavern this Sunday

Video Premiere: Go on an Oakland adventure with Halcyonaire

Oakland trio Halcyonaire immediately caught our ear with their western-influenced soundscapes and lead singer Christopher Damien's distinct, haunting vocals. Earlier this summer, Halcyonaire released an EP, World Afire, and [...]

By |September 11, 2015|Comments Off on Video Premiere: Go on an Oakland adventure with Halcyonaire

Video Premiere: Meet The Cherries with “Welcome Back”

The Cherries is a new SF band featuring former members of Permanent Collection, The Broonies, and Grandma's Boyfriend. The group's first video, "Welcome Back," is a extremely catchy slice [...]

By |September 10, 2015|Comments Off on Video Premiere: Meet The Cherries with “Welcome Back”
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    Video Premiere: Watch a relationship unfold in Anna Hillburg’s “Your Room”

Video Premiere: Watch a relationship unfold in Anna Hillburg’s “Your Room”

The song "Your Room" kicks off the self-titled debut LP from San Francisco's Anna Hillburg. The Greg Ashley-recorded album arrived a few years ago on California Clap, but it [...]

By |September 9, 2015|Comments Off on Video Premiere: Watch a relationship unfold in Anna Hillburg’s “Your Room”