Video: Carletta Sue Kay – "Pretty Inside"

Carletta Sue Kay released a video for "Pretty Inside", a standout track from the album Incongruent, out now on Kitten Charmer Records.

Things are going well for Carletta, the alter [...]

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    Ty Segall, Thee Oh Sees, The Fresh & Onlys on 'The Velvet Underground & Nico' tribute

Ty Segall, Thee Oh Sees, The Fresh & Onlys on 'The Velvet Underground & Nico' tribute

Ty Segall, Thee Oh Sees, and The Fresh & Onlys are among those that recorded cover tracks for an upcoming The Velvet Underground & Nico 45th anniversary tribute. If [...]

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    A Place To Bury Strangers releases video for "Leaving Tomorrow"; playing The Independent 11/7/12

A Place To Bury Strangers releases video for "Leaving Tomorrow"; playing The Independent 11/7/12

Brooklyn noise-rock outfit A Place To Bury Strangers recently premiered the video for "Leaving Tomorrow", a track from their 2012 record Worship, over on SPIN. The video was shot [...]

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    Studio Update & Sneak Preview: Coo Coo Birds premiere "Stop My Heart" from forthcoming LP 'Psychedelic Warrior'

Studio Update & Sneak Preview: Coo Coo Birds premiere "Stop My Heart" from forthcoming LP 'Psychedelic Warrior'

Since forming at the dawn of 2012, San Francisco's Coo Coo Birds have taken the proverbial bull by the horns, attacking the writing and recording process while leaving little [...]

By |September 21, 2012|2 Comments

Video premiere: Adios Amigo – "Chicken"

Adios Amigo dropped the video for "Chicken", the lead single from their new EP Dos. According to head Amigo Johnny Major, the video is a pretty accurate representation of [...]

By |September 20, 2012|1 Comment

Review: Mac DeMarco and Surf Club @ Rickshaw Stop, 9/14/12

The few who attended last Friday's show at Rickshaw Stop were treated to a wild night of danceable indie rock and hilarious stage banter from Mac DeMarco and Surf [...]

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Black Cobra Vipers release debut EP

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Meet San Francisco's Black Cobra Vipers. A young rock trio comprised of guitarist/lead singer Gregory DiMartino, bassist Julian Borrego and drummer Rob Mills, their debut [...]

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HUME playing with Pregnant at The Depot (SFSU) 9/19/12

Baltimore-based experimental rock outfit HUME is coming to San Francisco on September 19th to play a show with Sacramento's Pregnant at The Depot, located in the Cesar Chavez Student [...]

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    Stream the new Woods album 'Bend Beyond,' catch them on 10/17/12 at the brand new Preservation Hall

Stream the new Woods album 'Bend Beyond,' catch them on 10/17/12 at the brand new Preservation Hall

Woods may hail from Brooklyn but they know how to show the west coast considerable love. We're treated to the Woodsist Festival each year in Big Sur - their [...]

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    Frightened Rabbit releasing 'State Hospital' EP 9/25/12, playing The Independent 10/18/12

Frightened Rabbit releasing 'State Hospital' EP 9/25/12, playing The Independent 10/18/12

Scotland's Frightened Rabbit has been busy as the summer charges toward the finish line, readying a five-track EP entitled State Hospital, dropping videos for the EP's title track and [...]

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Video: Moon Duo – "Sleepwalker"

Moon Duo — the psych-rock brainchild of Ripley Johnson (guitarist for Wooden Shjips) and Sanae Yamada — recently dropped the official video for their track "Sleepwalker". The song opens [...]

By |September 13, 2012|1 Comment

Animal Collective performing two nights at The Fox Theater

In support of their highly anticipated new album Centipede Hz, Animal Collective is touring the U.S. and Europe, including two consecutive nights scheduled at The Fox Theater in Oakland. [...]

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