Video: Sugar Candy Mountain – "Soak Up The City"

Sugar Candy Mountain just released a video for "Soak Up The City" off their forthcoming Saudade Love LP. The track was written by frontman Will Halsey and local favorite [...]

By |June 18, 2013|Comments Off on Video: Sugar Candy Mountain – "Soak Up The City"

Giveaway: LA's Hands @ Brick & Mortar

No less an arbiter of good musical taste than Time says LA quartet Hands is one of the 11 bands that you don't know (but should). Better get on [...]

By |June 18, 2013|Comments Off on Giveaway: LA's Hands @ Brick & Mortar
  • Permalink Gallery

    Check out this rare gem: Primus on KZSU's Wednesday Night Live in 1989

Check out this rare gem: Primus on KZSU's Wednesday Night Live in 1989

Not so quietly operating out of KZSU's warren-like studio on Stanford's campus, Wednesday Night Live has consistently showcased the finest in local Bay Area music for the past 25 [...]

By |June 17, 2013|Comments Off on Check out this rare gem: Primus on KZSU's Wednesday Night Live in 1989
  • Permalink Gallery

    Editors' Picks: What We've Been Listening to This Week (Eleanor Friedberger, Magnetic Fields, GRMLN and more)

Editors' Picks: What We've Been Listening to This Week (Eleanor Friedberger, Magnetic Fields, GRMLN and more)

Deafheaven (Photo: Randi Sumner)

Editors' Picks is a new feature collecting music that we've been enjoying recently.

Ben: I'm normally a "the weirder the better" kind of guy, but I'm really [...]

By |June 14, 2013|Comments Off on Editors' Picks: What We've Been Listening to This Week (Eleanor Friedberger, Magnetic Fields, GRMLN and more)

Warm Soda performs "Star Gazer" for Converse Rubber Tracks

Warm Soda is so hot right now! Seriously though, we've been posting a lot about these guys lately, but for good reason. So far this year, the band has [...]

By |June 14, 2013|Comments Off on Warm Soda performs "Star Gazer" for Converse Rubber Tracks

Ticket Giveaway: The Dandy Warhols at The Fillmore, 6/15/13

We're giving away a pair of tickets to see The Dandy Warhols play at the Fillmore on Saturday night. But wait. Before you disregard this as another giveaway for [...]

By |June 13, 2013|Comments Off on Ticket Giveaway: The Dandy Warhols at The Fillmore, 6/15/13
  • Music Video Race
    Permalink Music Video RaceGallery

    Ticket Giveaway: Music Video Race Screening Party & Awards Show @ Rickshaw Stop

Ticket Giveaway: Music Video Race Screening Party & Awards Show @ Rickshaw Stop

We have two pairs of tickets to give away for the Music Video Race Screening Party & Awards Show at Rickshaw Stop this Saturday, June 15. If you are [...]

By |June 13, 2013|Comments Off on Ticket Giveaway: Music Video Race Screening Party & Awards Show @ Rickshaw Stop

"Converse Represent" free concert series at Slim's

In anticipation of the grand opening of the Converse San Francisco retail store on June 28, the legendary shoe company (and shoe supplier for too many musicians to count) [...]

By |June 12, 2013|2 Comments
  • Burnt Ones @ Eagle SF 6/11/13 - photo by Jackie Andrews
    Permalink Burnt Ones @ Eagle SF 6/11/13 - photo by Jackie AndrewsGallery

    Review/Photos: Sonny & the Sunsets, Burnt Ones, Cool Ghouls @ Eagle SF 6/11/13

Review/Photos: Sonny & the Sunsets, Burnt Ones, Cool Ghouls @ Eagle SF 6/11/13

Thursdays are usually the night for shows at the former Eagle Tavern, now Eagle SF, but last night was a special Tuesday. It was the release date of the [...]

  • Permalink Gallery

    Joseph Childress to release 'The Rebirths' on Empty Cellar, 8/20/13

Joseph Childress to release 'The Rebirths' on Empty Cellar, 8/20/13

Photo: Darren Race

After several years of only playing live and releasing a handful of singles over, San Francisco's Joseph Childress is set to release his first proper LP later [...]

By |June 11, 2013|Comments Off on Joseph Childress to release 'The Rebirths' on Empty Cellar, 8/20/13

Warm Soda premiere video for 'Jeanie Loves Pop' with SPIN

Oakland's Warm Soda unveiled a video for "Jeanie Loves Pop" last week with Spin. A send-up-slash-love-letter to the wicked power of rock 'n' roll that Warm Soda embodies and [...]

By |June 10, 2013|Comments Off on Warm Soda premiere video for 'Jeanie Loves Pop' with SPIN

Video: 100s – "1999"

Berkeley's 100s released a video for his track "1999", and it confirms that 100s is a star in the making if you didn't catch that already. In making [...]

By |June 10, 2013|Comments Off on Video: 100s – "1999"