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    Ticket Giveaway: Japandroids & Bleached at The Fillmore, 11/12/12

Ticket Giveaway: Japandroids & Bleached at The Fillmore, 11/12/12

Canadian wunderkinds Japandroids are coming back to the City next Monday, continuing to ride the wave of their second full-length album, June's Celebration Rock. Just nine days after that [...]

By |November 9, 2012|Comments Off on Ticket Giveaway: Japandroids & Bleached at The Fillmore, 11/12/12
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    Video Interview: San Antonio's Girl in a Coma at Fun Fun Fun Fest, playing Regency Ballroom with Minus the Bear and Cursive on 11/13/12

Video Interview: San Antonio's Girl in a Coma at Fun Fun Fun Fest, playing Regency Ballroom with Minus the Bear and Cursive on 11/13/12

While I was down at Fun Fun Fun Fest in Austin, I caught up with San Antonio's Girl in a Coma. We talked about the festival, the trio's current [...]

By |November 8, 2012|Comments Off on Video Interview: San Antonio's Girl in a Coma at Fun Fun Fun Fest, playing Regency Ballroom with Minus the Bear and Cursive on 11/13/12
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    Limited edition Loma Prieta 'Dark Mountain' 12" repress available now

Limited edition Loma Prieta 'Dark Mountain' 12" repress available now

San Francisco hardcore veterans Loma Prieta are repressing their 2009 Dark Mountain LP in a limited edition lot of 500 on cloudy clear vinyl. Pick up a copy now [...]

By |November 7, 2012|Comments Off on Limited edition Loma Prieta 'Dark Mountain' 12" repress available now
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    Kitty Pryde, Main Attrakionz, Hottub playing #Y3K at DNA Lounge this Friday, 11/9/12

Kitty Pryde, Main Attrakionz, Hottub playing #Y3K at DNA Lounge this Friday, 11/9/12

East Bay hip hop duo Main Attrakionz – fresh off their first proper full-length album Bossalinis & Fooliyones (out now on Young Ones Records) – will bring their local [...]

By |November 7, 2012|Comments Off on Kitty Pryde, Main Attrakionz, Hottub playing #Y3K at DNA Lounge this Friday, 11/9/12
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    Video Interview: A Place To Bury Strangers at Fun Fun Fun Fest, coming to The Independent tonight, 11/7/12

Video Interview: A Place To Bury Strangers at Fun Fun Fun Fest, coming to The Independent tonight, 11/7/12

A Place To Bury Strangers played a set on Sunday down at Fun Fun Fun Fest in Austin, Texas and are scheduled to be all the way up in [...]

By |November 7, 2012|Comments Off on Video Interview: A Place To Bury Strangers at Fun Fun Fun Fest, coming to The Independent tonight, 11/7/12
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    Interview: Social Studies on the new record, green beer, and being a smart band

Interview: Social Studies on the new record, green beer, and being a smart band

Social Studies have developed a reputation as a “smart” band, something they kind of scoff at. Still, when I find them sitting in a coffee shop on 24th St. [...]

By |November 6, 2012|Comments Off on Interview: Social Studies on the new record, green beer, and being a smart band
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    Ears of the Beholder hosting Twin Sister, Exray's, Some Ember, and Yalls (DJ) at Rickshaw Stop, 11/7/12

Ears of the Beholder hosting Twin Sister, Exray's, Some Ember, and Yalls (DJ) at Rickshaw Stop, 11/7/12

Ears of the Beholder is presenting Twin Sister at the Rickshaw Stop this Wednesday, November 7th, with local support from Exray's and Some Ember, plus DJ sets from Peter [...]

By |November 6, 2012|Comments Off on Ears of the Beholder hosting Twin Sister, Exray's, Some Ember, and Yalls (DJ) at Rickshaw Stop, 11/7/12
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    Dirty Ghosts announce fall tour, returning to SF on 11/30/12

Dirty Ghosts announce fall tour, returning to SF on 11/30/12

San Francisco trio Dirty Ghosts keep on rolling (and rocking): fresh off a performance at the Treasure Island Music Festival, the band played the Fun Fun Fun Fest in [...]

By |November 5, 2012|1 Comment
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    Matthew Edwards and the Unfortunates release 'The Fates' — playing Amoeba SF on 11/3/12

Matthew Edwards and the Unfortunates release 'The Fates' — playing Amoeba SF on 11/3/12

Three years after the dissolution of SF's The Music Lovers, bandleader Matthew Edwards returns with the debut album of folk-pop from Matthew Edwards and the Unfortunates. The Fates comes [...]

By |November 2, 2012|1 Comment
  • TIMF 2012 Time Lapse - produced by The Bay Bridged
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    Video: A time-lapsed look at the 2012 Treasure Island Music Festival

Video: A time-lapsed look at the 2012 Treasure Island Music Festival

If you were among the many thousands at the 2012 Treasure Island Music Festival, then you know how special the combination of beautiful weather and excellent music was. We [...]

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Side With Us anniversary bash at Thee Parkside, 11/4/12

San Jose's Side With Us Records is turning three with a big ol' bash at Thee Parkside on November 4th. Side With Us bands Not To Reason Why and [...]

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    Toro y Moi announces new album 'Anything In Return,' San Francisco listening party

Toro y Moi announces new album 'Anything In Return,' San Francisco listening party

Berkeley resident and chillwave pioneer Chaz Bundick announced his next album under the Toro y Moi moniker. Anything In Return will come out January 22nd via Carpark Records. Here's [...]

By |October 31, 2012|1 Comment