• Day Wave at The Independent, by Jessica Perez
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    Oakland’s Day Wave releases new single “Potions” off upcoming EP

Oakland’s Day Wave releases new single “Potions” off upcoming EP

Day Wave (photo: Jessica Perez)

In preparation of the upcoming release of his EP Crush, Oakland shoegaze project Day Wave released the second single titled "Potions." The song "is about being drawn towards the [...]

By |March 31, 2020|Comments Off on Oakland’s Day Wave releases new single “Potions” off upcoming EP
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    Favorite Haunts: Hazel English on Beauty’s Bagel Shop, East Bay comforts

Favorite Haunts: Hazel English on Beauty’s Bagel Shop, East Bay comforts

Hazel English (Illustration: Rob Goodman)

I first saw Hazel English when she performed a stripped-down set this past spring opening up for Thao Nguyen at Gundlach Bundschu Winery in Sonoma. [...]

By |July 12, 2017|Comments Off on Favorite Haunts: Hazel English on Beauty’s Bagel Shop, East Bay comforts
  • Green Day at Not So Silent Night 2016, by SarahJayn Kemp
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    Photos + Review: Green Day breathe life into Night 2 of Not So Silent Night

Photos + Review: Green Day breathe life into Night 2 of Not So Silent Night

Green Day (photo: SarahJayn Kemp)

The final night of Live 105’s Not So Silent Night was a packed event with supporting acts Day Wave, K. Flay, Phantogram, The Head and the [...]

By |December 13, 2016|Comments Off on Photos + Review: Green Day breathe life into Night 2 of Not So Silent Night

Day Wave joins Harvest Records, releases new song

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Oakland’s own shoegaze-infected surf rockers, Day Wave have signed with Harvest Records —the label owned by Capitol Music Group and home to TV On The Radio, Best [...]

By |November 9, 2016|Comments Off on Day Wave joins Harvest Records, releases new song

Treasure Island Music Festival 2016 lineup announced

Pay attention, party people: The Treasure Island Music Festival lineup has landed.

Featuring performances from Neon Indian, Car Seat Headrest, Kamaiyah, Sigur Ros, and many, many more, this years's roster [...]

By |June 14, 2016|Comments Off on Treasure Island Music Festival 2016 lineup announced
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    Review + Photos: Day Wave kicks off a new tour at the Independent

Review + Photos: Day Wave kicks off a new tour at the Independent

Day Wave (photo: Jessica Perez)

Review by Jessica Perez

Bay Area local artist Day Wave played their first-ever headlining set at the Independent last night on April 25. Jackson Phillips of Day [...]

By |April 26, 2016|Comments Off on Review + Photos: Day Wave kicks off a new tour at the Independent

Mixtape: Highlights and More from South by Southwest 2016


Download: Mixtape: Highlights from South by Southwest 2016 (Podcast #382)

Every March, thousands of aspiring bands flock to Austin, Texas for South by Southwest Music, a week-long event functioning as [...]

By |April 1, 2016|Comments Off on Mixtape: Highlights and More from South by Southwest 2016
  • Day Wave at The Rickshaw Stop for Noise Pop 2016, by Sara Uduwela
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    Noise Pop: Day Wave shine to a full crowd at the Rickshaw Stop

Noise Pop: Day Wave shine to a full crowd at the Rickshaw Stop

Day Wave (photo: Sara Uduwela)

As part of the 2016 Noise Pop Music Festival, Day Wave packed onto the stage to give a performance to an equally packed crowd at the Rickshaw [...]

By |March 2, 2016|Comments Off on Noise Pop: Day Wave shine to a full crowd at the Rickshaw Stop

Best of 2015: Paul Chalker of the SF Critic on Day Wave

If you're in music, especially live music, living in the city of San Francisco can be a humongous fucking distraction. Since I moved here about 4 years ago I've [...]

By |December 30, 2015|Comments Off on Best of 2015: Paul Chalker of the SF Critic on Day Wave
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    Video Premiere: Watch Day Wave perform poolside at Phoenix Hotel

Video Premiere: Watch Day Wave perform poolside at Phoenix Hotel

Back in early August, Oakland's Day Wave — the solo project of Jackson Phillips — performed the lo-fi surf pop song "Drag" from his debut EP Headcase alongside the pool at [...]

By |September 17, 2015|Comments Off on Video Premiere: Watch Day Wave perform poolside at Phoenix Hotel