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    Interview: Cadence Weapon talks 'Hope In Dirt City' and touring with rock bands (playing Brick & Mortar tonight, 10/29/12)

Interview: Cadence Weapon talks 'Hope In Dirt City' and touring with rock bands (playing Brick & Mortar tonight, 10/29/12)

Last seen in July opening for Liars at the Great American Music Hall, Polaris Prize-nominated Canadian rapper Cadence Weapon is back once again in San Francisco, this time headlining [...]

By |October 29, 2012|Comments Off on Interview: Cadence Weapon talks 'Hope In Dirt City' and touring with rock bands (playing Brick & Mortar tonight, 10/29/12)

Seth Bogart of Hunx and His Punx starts own label, TV show

After a successful Kickstarter campaign to overcome financial hurdles (“sequins don't grow on trees, ya know??!!!”), the Brandy Baugh and Seth Bogart-produced TV variety show called Hollywood Nails is [...]

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    Interview: The Limousines 'Kick' the record label to the curb

Interview: The Limousines 'Kick' the record label to the curb

The Limousines are going it alone. The San Jose-based electronic-indie duo of Eric Victorino and Giovanni Giusti have booted the record company execs from their neon stretch Lincoln and grabbed hold of the wheel, so that they [...]

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    Social Studies premiere new single "Away For The Weekend" and video for "Terracur", prepping for record release show at The Independent, 11/9/12

Social Studies premiere new single "Away For The Weekend" and video for "Terracur", prepping for record release show at The Independent, 11/9/12

With the release of their new LP Developer fast approaching, Social Studies is keeping busy, premiering a new single "Away For The Weekend" just a week after dropping a [...]

By |October 25, 2012|Comments Off on Social Studies premiere new single "Away For The Weekend" and video for "Terracur", prepping for record release show at The Independent, 11/9/12
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    The Rock Hop Halloween! featuring San Francesca, Hell & Lula and more, 10/28/12

The Rock Hop Halloween! featuring San Francesca, Hell & Lula and more, 10/28/12

The Rock Hop, a bi-monthly concert series at San Jose's Art Boutiki, is pulling out all the stops for a Halloween edition. South Bay bands San Francesca, Picture Atlantic, [...]

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    Video: An 18-minute documentary on the making of 'Long Slow Dance'

Video: An 18-minute documentary on the making of 'Long Slow Dance'

For my money, The Fresh & Onlys' Long Slow Dance is one of the best records of the year, so an opportunity to peer behind the curtain and learn [...]

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Video: A Place To Bury Strangers – "And I'm Up"

Brooklynite noise rockers A Place To Bury Strangers are back with a video for the blistering track "And I'm Up", off their 2012 album Worship. The video, directed by [...]

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    Q&A: Tea Leaf Green playing The Independent this Saturday, 10/20/12

Q&A: Tea Leaf Green playing The Independent this Saturday, 10/20/12

San Francisco jam band Tea Leaf Green wraps up a ten-gig West Coast Tour tomorrow night at The Independent, returning home for the culmination of their first proper tour [...]

By |October 19, 2012|Comments Off on Q&A: Tea Leaf Green playing The Independent this Saturday, 10/20/12

The Coup – "WAVIP" / "Guillotine"

Oakland's The Coup won't release their forthcoming album Sorry to Bother You until October 30th, but they've already released two videos from the album and most recently shared a [...]

By |October 19, 2012|Comments Off on The Coup – "WAVIP" / "Guillotine"
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    Interview: Allen Stone's soul music influenced by Stevie Wonder, religious upbringing

Interview: Allen Stone's soul music influenced by Stevie Wonder, religious upbringing

Whenever Seattle soul crooner Allen Stone happens to find himself in San Francisco at the beginning of a week, he makes time for Motown on Monday. Typically held at [...]

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    Video Premiere: Garrett Pierce – "Twenty Four Hours" (Joy Division cover)

Video Premiere: Garrett Pierce – "Twenty Four Hours" (Joy Division cover)

Garrett Pierce has been writing delicate, thoughtful folk songs either in or around the Bay Area for quite some time now, and is no stranger to The Bay Bridged. [...]

By |October 17, 2012|1 Comment

Ty Segall makes his late night TV debut tonight

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Everybody's favorite scrappy garage rocker Ty Segall continues his slow but steady domination of the entire planet by making his late night TV debut tonight on [...]

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