Video: Young Prisms – "Runner"

San Francisco's shoegazing dream pop outfit Young Prisms gives us something real to dream about with their new music video for "Runner." One of the more buoyant tracks off of [...]

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    Ticket Giveaway: Graveyard, The Shrine & Golden Void tonight at Slim's!

Ticket Giveaway: Graveyard, The Shrine & Golden Void tonight at Slim's!

Swedish psych-rock masters Graveyard return to SF this weekend for a two-night stand at Slim's with support from The Shrine and locals Golden Void (whom we've taken a particular [...]

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    The Lab launches Remote View with Painted Caves, Austin Cesear, Its Own Infinite Flower this Friday, 2/15/13

The Lab launches Remote View with Painted Caves, Austin Cesear, Its Own Infinite Flower this Friday, 2/15/13

The Lab is launching a monthly, three-part series called Remote View, playing host to real time experiments in performance and sound, and the inaugural event will take place this [...]

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    Video: Planet Booty – "Everyday Lightning" (playing Public Works 2/15/13)

Video: Planet Booty – "Everyday Lightning" (playing Public Works 2/15/13)

I'll be honest: when I initially saw that East Bay funk band Planet Booty submitted to The Bay Bridged, I didn't think I would enjoy what I was about [...]

By |February 14, 2013|2 Comments

Video: Cocktails – "Hey Winnie"

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We've been talking about Cocktails a great deal lately, with good reason. The songs that they've shared from their debut EP, "Hey Winnie" and "No Blondes [...]

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    Video: Foxygen – "San Francisco" (performing tonight with Unknown Mortal Orchestra)

Video: Foxygen – "San Francisco" (performing tonight with Unknown Mortal Orchestra)

Last month, LA-based Foxygen (made up of Jonathan Rado and Sam France) released a video that doubles as a time machine back to San Francisco circa 1973. The duo [...]

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    Interview: The Vaccines are healthy, energized for first headlining American tour

Interview: The Vaccines are healthy, energized for first headlining American tour

The Vaccines’ Justin Young didn’t take care of his health as much as he should have, and the English garage rock band’s singer-guitarist paid for it. After mounting an [...]

By |February 12, 2013|Comments Off on Interview: The Vaccines are healthy, energized for first headlining American tour
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    Video: Antwon – "Still Guarded" ('In Dark Denim' out on Greedhead, 2/14/13)

Video: Antwon – "Still Guarded" ('In Dark Denim' out on Greedhead, 2/14/13)

San Jose's Antwon continues his streak of hits with the release of the video for "Still Guarded", the first track from his forthcoming In Dark Denim mixtape. The [...]

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    Bleached announce debut album and spring tour (at the Independent 5/5/13)

Bleached announce debut album and spring tour (at the Independent 5/5/13)

With three 7” singles released in 2011 and a year full of touring in 2012, it seems odd that Bleached is only now about to drop their debut full [...]

By |February 11, 2013|1 Comment
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    Future|Perfect presents: NGUZUNGUZU & Holly Herndon at Public Works, 2/14/13

Future|Perfect presents: NGUZUNGUZU & Holly Herndon at Public Works, 2/14/13

Future|Perfect will present two of California's most promising experimental electronic acts, NGUZUNGUZU and Holly Herndon, at Public Works on Valentine's Day. Marco de la Vega and Loric Sih will [...]

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    Video: The Mallard – "Iceberg" (Live at the Hemlock Tavern)

Video: The Mallard – "Iceberg" (Live at the Hemlock Tavern)

Here's a little taste of the recent mind-bending performance by The Mallard at the Hemlock. The set's finale, "Iceberg" is a new song from the band's hotly anticipated second [...]

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    Review & Photos: Solange, Kelela at The Independent, 2/5/2013

Review & Photos: Solange, Kelela at The Independent, 2/5/2013

Despite a brisk Tuesday night breeze, a line had already formed outside The Independent more than a half-hour before doors were scheduled to open for Solange's sold-out performance. Scalpers [...]

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