• Blitzen Trapper at The Atrium in The Catalyst, by Joshua Huver
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    Review + Photos: Blitzen Trapper treat The Catalyst to intimate, playful show

Review + Photos: Blitzen Trapper treat The Catalyst to intimate, playful show

Blitzen Trapper (photo: Joshua Huver)

On Tuesday, October 25, the Pacific Northwest's psychedelic Americana band Blitzen Trapper headlined The Atrium, the front room of Santa Cruz's downtown live music venue The [...]

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    Blitzen Trapper looking back on impressive catalog with show at The Independent

Blitzen Trapper looking back on impressive catalog with show at The Independent

In 2008, Portland freak-folk group Blitzen Trapper released Furr, a pastiche of psych, Americana, roots, and lo-fi tunes that garnered the band widespread critical acclaim. The highlight of that [...]

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Giveaway: Blitzen Trapper at the Regency Ballroom

The recent release of VII was the seventh time that Blitzen Trapper has released a full-length album. If that's not enough to highlight the band's creativity and perseverance, we [...]

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    Live This Month: June 2013 — an audio guide through SF concerts this month (Podcast #307)

Live This Month: June 2013 — an audio guide through SF concerts this month (Podcast #307)

Live This Month: June 2013 — an audio guide through SF concerts this month (Podcast #307)

In Live This Month, we sample some of the great local and out-of-town bands [...]

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    Listen to Ty Segall's 'Goodbye Bread' performed entirely on synthesizers

Listen to Ty Segall's 'Goodbye Bread' performed entirely on synthesizers

Via Pitchfork, here's Goodbye Bread "recreated using the Moog Taurus 3 and Voyager XL plus Moogerfooger array" by Marty Marquis of Blitzen Trapper. It's a fitting listen for [...]

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This week at Amoeba Records SF: free sets by Zola Jesus, Blitzen Trapper, Girls

The schedule of free live shows at Amoeba SF this week is impressive. Tonight at 6:00 pm, Zola Jesus will be playing in support of their new album, Conatus, [...]

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Fleet Foxes soon-to-be Bay Area residents?

Photos by: Charlie Homo

Tuesday night at the Fillmore, Fleet Foxes leadman Robin Pecknold constantly insinuated the band's interest in moving to what he called "the place he thinks of [...]