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    Photos: Buried Treasure Pop-Up Shop with Meat Market & Fine Steps

Photos: Buried Treasure Pop-Up Shop with Meat Market & Fine Steps

Photos by Mike Rosati Photography

Editor's Note: Thank you to everyone who came out to celebrate the Treasure Island Music Festival with us last week at our 'Buried Treasure' Pop-Up [...]

By |October 15, 2013|Comments Off on Photos: Buried Treasure Pop-Up Shop with Meat Market & Fine Steps
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    Editors' Picks: What We've Been Listening to This Week (Yuck, Hanni El Khatib, Bass Drum of Death, & more)

Editors' Picks: What We've Been Listening to This Week (Yuck, Hanni El Khatib, Bass Drum of Death, & more)

Ben: Yuck could have gone the way of plenty of bands that lose their lead singers, which is to say that the group could have quietly imploded or shattered [...]

By |October 11, 2013|Comments Off on Editors' Picks: What We've Been Listening to This Week (Yuck, Hanni El Khatib, Bass Drum of Death, & more)
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    TONIGHT: Our Buried Treasure party with Meat Market, Fine Steps, bingo and more!

TONIGHT: Our Buried Treasure party with Meat Market, Fine Steps, bingo and more!

This week, the Treasure Island Music Festival is taking over San Franpsycho's store at 505 Divisadero Street for a four-day pop-up shop featuring some great parties!

TONIGHT, starting at 6pm, [...]

By |October 10, 2013|Comments Off on TONIGHT: Our Buried Treasure party with Meat Market, Fine Steps, bingo and more!
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    Announcing Buried Treasure: Our Party at the Treasure Island Music Festival Pop-Up Shop!

Announcing Buried Treasure: Our Party at the Treasure Island Music Festival Pop-Up Shop!

From October 9 through 12, the Treasure Island Music Festival will be taking over San Franpsycho's store at 505 Divisadero Street for a four-day pop-up shop featuring some great [...]

By |September 30, 2013|Comments Off on Announcing Buried Treasure: Our Party at the Treasure Island Music Festival Pop-Up Shop!
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    Fine Steps release new 7", playing tonight at the Make-Out Room

Fine Steps release new 7", playing tonight at the Make-Out Room

SF jangle pop band Fine Steps has a new 7" out on Volar Records, which you can listen to in full below. The band is celebrating with a record [...]

By |September 30, 2013|Comments Off on Fine Steps release new 7", playing tonight at the Make-Out Room

Fine Steps – "All Day Long"

Roughly a year after the release of Fine Steps’ first LP, Boy’s Co., the Sacramento native foursome is back with a new 7”, All Day Long.

The upbeat jangle and [...]

By |May 7, 2013|Comments Off on Fine Steps – "All Day Long"

Beyond the Bay Area: A Sacramento Mixtape (Podcast #297)

Beyond the Bay Area: A Sacramento Mixtape (Podcast #297)

It's not technically part of the Bay Area -- and by "technically," of course, we mean "at all" -- but we've [...]

By |January 16, 2013|1 Comment
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    Parquet Courts (NYC), Andy Human, and Fine Steps at the Hemlock, 1/16/13

Parquet Courts (NYC), Andy Human, and Fine Steps at the Hemlock, 1/16/13

Up-and-coming NYC-based indie rockers Parquet Courts — whose lineup includes Andrew Savage of the Texas garage rock group Fergus & Geronimo — will headline an excellent roster at the Hemlock [...]

By |January 10, 2013|Comments Off on Parquet Courts (NYC), Andy Human, and Fine Steps at the Hemlock, 1/16/13

Sacramento's Fine Steps to release first LP this spring

Is Sacramento the new Stockton? It's certainly the birthplace of Fine Steps, the surf pop project of 26-year-old Sacramento native and former Mayyors drummer Julian Elorduy. Other members include [...]

By |March 30, 2012|1 Comment
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    Two-for-One Review & Photos: Mist and Mast, Fine Steps @ Make-Out Room; Bootcuts, Harkenbacks @ Plough and Stars, 1/6/12

Two-for-One Review & Photos: Mist and Mast, Fine Steps @ Make-Out Room; Bootcuts, Harkenbacks @ Plough and Stars, 1/6/12

Mist and Mast - "Getting Out Soon"

The Make Out Room sits in the center of a hot scene - Cafe's Lolo and Revolution and a mini-park across the street [...]

By |January 11, 2012|Comments Off on Two-for-One Review & Photos: Mist and Mast, Fine Steps @ Make-Out Room; Bootcuts, Harkenbacks @ Plough and Stars, 1/6/12
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    Taking Stock of November: Seventeen of our favorite songs from the blog last month

Taking Stock of November: Seventeen of our favorite songs from the blog last month

If you're anything like me, you know how difficult it can be to keep track of all of the new music that's constantly floating around the Internet. Here's our [...]

By |December 7, 2011|Comments Off on Taking Stock of November: Seventeen of our favorite songs from the blog last month

Fine Steps (ex-Mayyors) – “Tomorrow for All of Today”

Fine Steps - "Tomorrow For All Of Today"

Sacramento, the criminally-under-the-radar home for a bunch of talented bands, has done it again with Fine Steps, a band led by former [...]

By |November 1, 2011|Comments Off on Fine Steps (ex-Mayyors) – “Tomorrow for All of Today”