Advance Base (ex-Casiotone) playing Cafe Du Nord, 6/7/12

Advance Base, the new project of former Casiotone for the Painfully Alone singer/songwriter Owen Ashworth, is coming to San Francisco on June 7. Their debut album A Shut-In’s Prayer [...]

By |April 30, 2012|Comments Off on Advance Base (ex-Casiotone) playing Cafe Du Nord, 6/7/12

Video & Photos: Farewell to Casiotone for the Painfully Alone (1997-2010)


It starts and ends here in San Francisco for Casiotone for the Painfully Alone, the musical diary of Owen Ashworth which closed its covers this Sunday evening at Bottom [...]

By |December 7, 2010|4 Comments

Live This Month: December 2010 – an audio guide through SF concerts this month (Podcast #239)

Live This Month: December 2010 — an audio guide through SF concerts this month (Podcast #239)

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

By |December 1, 2010|2 Comments

Recommended, 11/29-12/5: Casiotone, Terrorbird’s holiday party, Hosannas, The Actors

Every Monday, we'll be offering you early picks for some of the week's best concerts. Do you think we omitted something worthwhile? Let us know in the [...]

By |November 29, 2010|Comments Off on Recommended, 11/29-12/5: Casiotone, Terrorbird’s holiday party, Hosannas, The Actors

SF Popfest Review: Casiotone for the Painfully Alone, Nodzzz, Antarctica Takes It!, English Singles 5/28

Photos by: Nicole Browner

Drinking beer with ice and having nothing for sale, Sacramento's English Singles opened the night and tore through a short but very satisfying set of sweet [...]

By |June 2, 2010|Comments Off on SF Popfest Review: Casiotone for the Painfully Alone, Nodzzz, Antarctica Takes It!, English Singles 5/28

Live This Month: May 2010 (Podcast #212)

Every month, we dedicate the first week's podcast to highlighting some of the great local and out-of-town bands performing soon in the San Francisco Bay Area. We've got [...]

By |May 4, 2010|Comments Off on Live This Month: May 2010 (Podcast #212)

Casiotone for the Painfully Alone goes full band for BotH Tuesday

Casiotone for the Painfully Alone isn't about to change his moniker, but maybe everything else behind it. The once solo electronic musician Owen Ashworth (born of Redwood City, CA) [...]

By |July 20, 2009|Comments Off on Casiotone for the Painfully Alone goes full band for BotH Tuesday