Ten Bay Area-Related Releases for Record Store Day 2012

This Saturday is Record Store Day 2012, a time to celebrate independent record stores and break the bank snatching up exclusive, limited edition releases. Among the many, many [...]

By |April 16, 2012|Comments Off on Ten Bay Area-Related Releases for Record Store Day 2012

Gold Robot split 7″ series begins with Colossal Yes/The Good Fear

In an effort to capture a musician's geography and mirror it against another, Oakland label Gold Robot launches a new themed 7" series that pairs bands from different regions. [...]

By |December 8, 2010|Comments Off on Gold Robot split 7″ series begins with Colossal Yes/The Good Fear

Independent Thurs: Espers, Wooden Shjips, Colossal Yes

Espers - "Caroline"

Wooden Shjips keep their evenings quite busy. This week at The Independent they'll play alongside Philadelphia ethereal folk band Espers, and Oakland's Colossal Yes (Thursday, 8pm). [...]

By |December 9, 2009|Comments Off on Independent Thurs: Espers, Wooden Shjips, Colossal Yes

Weekend Picks: Thanksgiving Weekend

Wednesday: Deastro, Max Tundra, White Cloud @ Bottom of the Hill (9pm, $12)

White Cloud - "Galapagos (demo)"

Friday: Lilofee, Danny James & Pear, Ferocious Few @ The Hemlock (9:30pm, $7)

Lilofee [...]

By |November 25, 2009|Comments Off on Weekend Picks: Thanksgiving Weekend

Noise Pop: Thursday Night Preview!

Start off your Thursday with a great local Happy Hour show at Bender's from 5-8pm, presented by SomaFM. With the high-energy performances of Scissors for Lefty, Picture Atlantic and [...]

By |February 25, 2009|Comments Off on Noise Pop: Thursday Night Preview!