• Dan Deacon at The Chapel, by Jon Ching
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    Surprise! Dan Deacon to play the HackTheHits after-party this Saturday

Surprise! Dan Deacon to play the HackTheHits after-party this Saturday

Surprise! The beat-bending musical wizard known as Dan Deacon is hitting the Bay Area this Saturday.

I know, right? You may be just as flabbergasted as I was when I [...]

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The Bay Abridged: Jan 20 – Feb 2

In this recurring feature known as The Bay Abridged, our staff writers will provide short, witty recaps on shows they attended around the Bay Area. A scene check, a [...]

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Noise Pop 2015: Check out all of our festival coverage!

Jessica Pratt at The Chapel (Photo Credit: Jon Ching)
 
Got any plans for the weekend? If you're like us, you're still recovering from the week that was Noise Pop 2015, [...]

By |March 6, 2015|Comments Off on Noise Pop 2015: Check out all of our festival coverage!
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    Noise Pop 2015: Dan Deacon brings energy and crowd participation to The Chapel

Noise Pop 2015: Dan Deacon brings energy and crowd participation to The Chapel

Photos by Jon Ching

Dan Deacon – Baltimore's hero of the experimental underground – delivered a classic, highly interactive performance on Saturday night at the Chapel. Using a full light [...]

By |March 3, 2015|Comments Off on Noise Pop 2015: Dan Deacon brings energy and crowd participation to The Chapel
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    Noise Pop Festival announces first bands for 2015, badges and tickets on sale this week

Noise Pop Festival announces first bands for 2015, badges and tickets on sale this week

Our friends at Noise Pop announced the first batch of bands playing the 2015 edition of their iconic San Francisco indie music festival, and they're off to a great [...]

By |November 20, 2014|Comments Off on Noise Pop Festival announces first bands for 2015, badges and tickets on sale this week
  • Dan Deacon - Station to Station, 9/28/13, by Paige K. Parsons
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    Review & Photos: Station to Station @ 16th Street Station, 9/28/13

Review & Photos: Station to Station @ 16th Street Station, 9/28/13

After 4,345 miles, Doug Aitken's Levi-sponsored Station to Station reached it's final destination Saturday night at the 16th Street Station in Oakland. Since it opened September 6 in Brooklyn, [...]

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Review & Photos: Guided by Voices, Girls, Ty Segall among many highlights at FYF Fest @ Los Angeles State Historic Park, 9/3/11

Photos by Tod Seelie

The Northern Californian antipathy toward Southern California (and concurrent Southern Californian indifference toward us Northerners) is as cliche as it is preposterous, though, as a NorCal [...]

By |September 11, 2011|Comments Off on Review & Photos: Guided by Voices, Girls, Ty Segall among many highlights at FYF Fest @ Los Angeles State Historic Park, 9/3/11

Noise Pop Photos: Dan Deacon, Ed Schrader’s Music Beat, Sister Crayon, Lily Taylor

Dan Deacon

Ed Schrader's Music Beat

Sister Crayon

Lily Taylor

By |February 24, 2011|2 Comments

Recommended at Noise Pop, 2/22-2/23: Merge Records bands, Admiral Radley/Typhoon, Dirty Ghosts, and more

We'll be offering our Noise Pop picks over the next several days. Then, as the festival proceeds, our writers and photographers will be reporting back from a whole [...]

By |February 21, 2011|Comments Off on Recommended at Noise Pop, 2/22-2/23: Merge Records bands, Admiral Radley/Typhoon, Dirty Ghosts, and more