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    Live This Month: February 2017 — an audio guide to upcoming Bay Area concerts

Live This Month: February 2017 — an audio guide to upcoming Bay Area concerts


Download: Live This Month: February 2017 (Podcast #401)

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

By |February 8, 2017|Comments Off on Live This Month: February 2017 — an audio guide to upcoming Bay Area concerts
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    Death Records to hold inaugural DEATHSTOCK, a three-day festival in Guerneville this June

Death Records to hold inaugural DEATHSTOCK, a three-day festival in Guerneville this June

If the name didn't already hint at it, DEATHSTOCK isn't a festival for the weak-hearted.

To celebrate the first year anniversary of San Francisco-based Death Records' existence, DEATHSTOCK brings together more than 25 bands (on [...]

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Wand playing Bottom of the Hill with CCR Headcleaner

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LA garage-rockers Wand are coming to Bottom of the Hill on April 15 to headline an all ages gig with The Strange Land and CCR Headcleaner.

Wand's new [...]

By |April 9, 2015|1 Comment

Deathstock Fest coming to Guerneville in June

There was Woodstock ’69, Woodstock ’94 and ’99 (yikes), and now, on a completely new note, there’s Deathstock. SF label Death Records is celebrating their one year anniversary how? [...]

By |March 13, 2015|1 Comment
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    CCR Headcleaner, Skate Laws, and Bicycle Day: A Noise Pop happy hour recap

CCR Headcleaner, Skate Laws, and Bicycle Day: A Noise Pop happy hour recap

Photos by Jon Ching

There’s something incredibly comforting about Benders: a dive on the corner of 19th and South Van Ness the bar is a host to a multitude of [...]

By |February 28, 2014|Comments Off on CCR Headcleaner, Skate Laws, and Bicycle Day: A Noise Pop happy hour recap

FUZZ and CCR Headcleaner release new split seven-inch

In the newest edition of Famous Class Records’ “Less Artists More Condos”  7” split series, the label brings #10 with San Francisco groups FUZZ (which includes former Bay Area [...]

By |January 21, 2014|Comments Off on FUZZ and CCR Headcleaner release new split seven-inch
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    Review & Photos: Parquet Courts, White Fence, CCR Headcleaner @ Great American Music Hall, 1/16/14

Review & Photos: Parquet Courts, White Fence, CCR Headcleaner @ Great American Music Hall, 1/16/14

Photos by: Ryan McDonald

Last night's sold-out Parquet Courts/White Fence show at Great American Music Hall is the kind of lineup that builds great expectations. And yet, throughout the sometimes [...]

By |January 17, 2014|Comments Off on Review & Photos: Parquet Courts, White Fence, CCR Headcleaner @ Great American Music Hall, 1/16/14

Best of 2013: Anthony Bedard on CCR Headcleaner

CCR Headcleaner live at Hemlock Tavern, Sept. 19th, 2013. Photo by Chris Anderson.

I'd seen CCR Headcleaner several times before, usually an entertaining mess of fucked-up rock racket that emerged [...]

By |December 24, 2013|Comments Off on Best of 2013: Anthony Bedard on CCR Headcleaner
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    Mixtape: Bay Area Jams to Accompany Beer Drinking (Podcast #320)

Mixtape: Bay Area Jams to Accompany Beer Drinking (Podcast #320)

Download: Mixtape: Bay Area Jams to Accompany Beer Drinking (Podcast #320)

As we've long said, we're love great beer almost as much as we love great music. Combine the two, [...]

By |November 13, 2013|Comments Off on Mixtape: Bay Area Jams to Accompany Beer Drinking (Podcast #320)

CCR Headcleaner releases debut LP

It’s not an unpredictable occurrence that somewhere along the line of garage rock revival, the fuzz genre would mate with psychedelia. From there the diehards and grunge heads would [...]

By |October 22, 2013|Comments Off on CCR Headcleaner releases debut LP
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    Mixtape: Bay Area Rock and Roll, Garage Punk, Lo-Fi, and Power Pop (Podcast #312)

Mixtape: Bay Area Rock and Roll, Garage Punk, Lo-Fi, and Power Pop (Podcast #312)

Download: Mixtape: Bay Area Rock and Roll, Garage Punk, Lo-Fi, and Power Pop (Podcast #312)

Over the past few years, the San Francisco Bay Area has dominated the world of [...]

By |August 14, 2013|Comments Off on Mixtape: Bay Area Rock and Roll, Garage Punk, Lo-Fi, and Power Pop (Podcast #312)

‘Gnarcotics Unanimous’ comp collects unreleased songs from Little Wings, CCR Headcleaner, Speculator, and many more

GNARCOTICS UNANIMOUS by GNAR TAPES

Gnarcotics Unanimous is a new tape/digital comp from Portland's Gnar Tapes, which includes unreleased songs from 34 bands and artists. The comp's got a [...]

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