• Dustin Wong and Takako Minekawa - Photo by Hiromi Shinada
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    Video: Dustin Wong & Takako Minekawa – “Aether Curtain”

Video: Dustin Wong & Takako Minekawa – “Aether Curtain”

Savage Imagination is the new album from guitar genius Dustin Wong and singer Takako Minekawa, and fans of Wong's solo loop-driven explorations will find a lot to like in [...]

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    Live This Month: October 2013 — an audio guide through SF concerts this month (Podcast #316)

Live This Month: October 2013 — an audio guide through SF concerts this month (Podcast #316)


Download: Live This Month: October 2013 — an audio guide through SF concerts this month (Podcast #316)

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

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Dustin Wong tours with The Dodos in support of new album

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Dustin Wong (a former member of Ponytail) is touring in support of his new album, Mediation of Ecstatic Energy, and will be performing with The Dodos on [...]

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    Just announced: The Mountain Goats to play two solo shows at the Swedish American Hall

Just announced: The Mountain Goats to play two solo shows at the Swedish American Hall

John Darnielle just announced a solo tour of the West Coast, with The Mountain Goats making two stops at the Swedish American Hall on June 27 and 28 (8pm, [...]

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    My favorite show of SXSW 2012: Dustin Wong – playing tonight at Hemlock!

My favorite show of SXSW 2012: Dustin Wong – playing tonight at Hemlock!

Every year, my favorite show from SXSW is a show I didn't plan on seeing. That's what's really magical about the annual clusterfuck/music festival in Austin, TX: There are [...]

By |March 20, 2012|1 Comment
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    Tonight: Dustin Wong (of Ponytail), Woodsman, Moonbell @ Hemlock Tavern

Tonight: Dustin Wong (of Ponytail), Woodsman, Moonbell @ Hemlock Tavern

We've been waiting all month for tonight's Dustin Wong (ex-Ponytail) show at the Hemlock with Woodsman (CO) and local opener, the dream-gazey Moonbell (9pm, $7). Dustin Wong released his [...]

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    Live This Month: March 2012 — an audio guide through SF concerts this month (Podcast #274)

Live This Month: March 2012 — an audio guide through SF concerts this month (Podcast #274)

Live This Month: March 2012 — an audio guide through SF concerts this month (Podcast #274)

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

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