Andrew St. James makes party records for turbulent times

Words by Sarah Leighton

At his record release party at the Swedish American Hall on June 16, Andrew St. James took the stage and exhibited undeniable magnetism and stage presence [...]

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    What’s Happening This Week? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, Jan 16 – 19

What’s Happening This Week? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, Jan 16 – 19

Monday, January 16
SF Jazz Center Open House @ SF Jazz Center
This MLK Day, bring the kids and experience that true American art form of jazz with locals Jazz Mafia [...]

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    Another highlight from our fundraiser compilation: Andrew St. James — “Dangerous Love”

Another highlight from our fundraiser compilation: Andrew St. James — “Dangerous Love”

Drawling vocals over an acoustic guitar are practically their own genre at this point, but there's something about Andrew St. James that stands out from his peers.

Maybe it's his [...]

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Mixtape: Spotlight on San Francisco Singer-Songwriters


Download: Mixtape: Spotlight on San Francisco Singer-Songwriters (Podcast #361)

It's not entirely clear why a remarkable new wave of singer-songwriters has begun to emerge in the San Francisco Bay Area [...]

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    Live 105’s BFD 2015 lineup abounds with local independent acts

Live 105’s BFD 2015 lineup abounds with local independent acts

 
Live 105 bills itself as "The Bay Area's Alternative," and the radio station is living up to this title with its BFD 2015 lineup, which was announced this morning. [...]

Andrew St. James holds release party for ‘The Shakes’

San Francisco wunderkind Andrew St. James is closing his October residency with a release show.

Nineteen years old and already on his first full-length, Andrew St. James is taking October [...]

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New SF venue Doc’s Lab opens this weekend in North Beach

Doc's Lab – San Francisco's newest performance venue – opens this weekend at 124 Columbus Avenue in the city's North Beach neighborhood. A joint venture of Christopher Burnett (Darwin [...]

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    Premiere: Watch Andrew St. James’ video for “A Prayer for East Oakland”

Premiere: Watch Andrew St. James’ video for “A Prayer for East Oakland”

San Francisco's Andrew St. James released his debut LP Doldrums last year, and the singer-songwriter's powerful brand of alt-folk was present on the record from start-to-finish. With track [...]

By |February 24, 2014|Comments Off on Premiere: Watch Andrew St. James’ video for “A Prayer for East Oakland”