Friendless Summer release new video for “All The Time”

If you're looking for some goofy-but-still-actually-decent escapist lo-fi pop, Friendless Summer is for you. Jack Brown of Friendless Summer has not only recently released a new EP with Death [...]

By |March 21, 2016|Comments Off on Friendless Summer release new video for “All The Time”
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    Live This Month: February 2016 — an audio guide to upcoming SF concerts

Live This Month: February 2016 — an audio guide to upcoming SF concerts


Download: Live This Month: February 2016 (Podcast #380)

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 6, 2016|0 Comments

Go be emotional with Emotional at the Golden Bull tonight

Going to see Emotional (Brian Wakefield of Death Records/Melted Toys) is the perfect way to say "I am not over summer, summer is not over, stop trying to tell [...]

By |September 29, 2015|Comments Off on Go be emotional with Emotional at the Golden Bull tonight
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    Live This Month: September 2015 — an audio guide to upcoming SF concerts

Live This Month: September 2015 — an audio guide to upcoming SF concerts


Download: Live This Month: September 2015 (Podcast #370)

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 |September 4, 2015|Comments Off on Live This Month: September 2015 — an audio guide to upcoming SF concerts

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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    Commune Wednesdays does it again with White Fang, Big Tits, and more

Commune Wednesdays does it again with White Fang, Big Tits, and more

Commune is throwing its monthly party this Wednesday, February 11 with a Portland's White Fang, Big Tits from Oakland, and LA's Emotional. This West Coast lineup is next up in a series [...]

By |February 9, 2015|1 Comment
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    REPLICANT returns to Oakland with Bad News, plots February shows

REPLICANT returns to Oakland with Bad News, plots February shows

If the new year has given you the itch to seek out new artistic territory, you should direct your attention towards the local REPLICANT series. REPLICANT has been hosting [...]

By |January 17, 2014|Comments Off on REPLICANT returns to Oakland with Bad News, plots February shows
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    Best of 2013: Draut on the Most Overlooked Bay Area Releases

Best of 2013: Draut on the Most Overlooked Bay Area Releases

While you've undoubtedly heard (or at the very least, heard of) this year's long list of lauded LP releases from local headliners such as Deafheaven, Mikal Cronin, Thee Oh [...]

By |December 23, 2013|1 Comment