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!
  • Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith at Swedish American Hall, by Daniel Kielman
    Permalink Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith at Swedish American Hall, by Daniel KielmanGallery

    Noise Pop 2015: Photos from Grouper with Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith, Briana Marela, Aria Rostami, Daniel Blomquist at Swedish American Hall

Noise Pop 2015: Photos from Grouper with Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith, Briana Marela, Aria Rostami, Daniel Blomquist at Swedish American Hall

 
Last Friday, Grouper was joined at Swedish American Hall by Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith, Briana Marela, and Aria Rostami and Daniel Blomquist. Enjoy these photos taken by our own Daniel [...]

By |March 4, 2015|Comments Off on Noise Pop 2015: Photos from Grouper with Kaitlyn Aurelia Smith, Briana Marela, Aria Rostami, Daniel Blomquist at Swedish American Hall

Noise Pop 2015: Holly Herndon monitors The Lab

For all involved, Holly Herndon’s prodigious set at The Lab on Sunday night for Noise Pop was an exercise in the limitations of sound, vision, social agitation, supervision, and [...]

  • Dan Deacon at The Chapel, by Jon Ching
    Permalink Dan Deacon at The Chapel, by Jon ChingGallery

    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
  • The New Pornographers at Fox Theater, by Paige Parsons
    Permalink The New Pornographers at Fox Theater, by Paige ParsonsGallery

    Noise Pop 2015: New Pornographers headline an evening of pop at the Fox Theatre

Noise Pop 2015: New Pornographers headline an evening of pop at the Fox Theatre

Photos by Paige Parsons

During last night's near-perfectly curated Noise Pop show at the Fox Theatre in Oakland, surrounded by lots of eager New Pornographers fans, I couldn't stop thinking about [...]

By |March 2, 2015|Comments Off on Noise Pop 2015: New Pornographers headline an evening of pop at the Fox Theatre
  • Wild Eyes
    Permalink Wild EyesGallery

    Noise Pop 2015: Benders Happy Hour with Wild Eyes, War Cloud, The Traveling Ills

Noise Pop 2015: Benders Happy Hour with Wild Eyes, War Cloud, The Traveling Ills

Wild Eyes

Noise Pop Happy Hour 2: The Re-Drinkening.

With an aching liver and a head still thumping from the previous night's show, I braced myself for another evening of heavy [...]

By |March 2, 2015|Comments Off on Noise Pop 2015: Benders Happy Hour with Wild Eyes, War Cloud, The Traveling Ills
  • Song Exploder Noise Pop Poster (feature)
    Permalink Gallery

    Noise Pop 2015: Toro y Moi sits down with Song Exploder, discusses new track “Half Dome”

Noise Pop 2015: Toro y Moi sits down with Song Exploder, discusses new track “Half Dome”

By Daniel Senter

Last Thursday, a few hundred people turned out for a free live podcast-recording session with Chaz Bundick of Toro y Moi and Hrishikesh Hirway of the podcast [...]

  • Owen Pallett @ Swedish American Hall
    Permalink Owen Pallett @ Swedish American HallGallery

    Noise Pop 2015: Owen Pallett played solo at Orchid Tapes Showcase

Noise Pop 2015: Owen Pallett played solo at Orchid Tapes Showcase

Photos by John Hartsfield

Owen Pallett, a multi-instrumentalist looping maestro stole the stage at the Orchid Tapes Showcase on Saturday night. Wedged between R.L. Kelly and Foxes In Fiction (fronted [...]

By |March 2, 2015|Comments Off on Noise Pop 2015: Owen Pallett played solo at Orchid Tapes Showcase
  • Cherry Glazerr at Bottom of the Hill, by Joey Pangilinan
    Permalink Cherry Glazerr at Bottom of the Hill, by Joey PangilinanGallery

    Noise Pop 2015: Teenaged Cherry Glazerr rocks as hard as the big kids

Noise Pop 2015: Teenaged Cherry Glazerr rocks as hard as the big kids

Photos by Joey Pangilinan
Review by Erin Browner

Cherry Glazerr is what a teenage girl band should be — small but wild 18-year-old Clementine on lead vocals and guitar, her older [...]

By |March 2, 2015|Comments Off on Noise Pop 2015: Teenaged Cherry Glazerr rocks as hard as the big kids
  • Cathedrals at The Independent, by Jon Bauer
    Permalink Cathedrals at The Independent, by Jon BauerGallery

    Noise Pop 2015: Photos of Cathedrals, Silver Swans, Waterstrider at the Independent

Noise Pop 2015: Photos of Cathedrals, Silver Swans, Waterstrider at the Independent

Cathedrals, Silver Swans, and Waterstrider played a sold out Noise Pop show Saturday at the Independent, and photographer Jon Bauer was there to capture the action.

By |March 2, 2015|Comments Off on Noise Pop 2015: Photos of Cathedrals, Silver Swans, Waterstrider at the Independent
  • Cosmonauts at Brick & Mortar, by Jon Ching
    Permalink Cosmonauts at Brick & Mortar, by Jon ChingGallery

    Noise Pop 2015: Cosmonauts, Mondo Drag bring heady psych to Brick & Mortar

Noise Pop 2015: Cosmonauts, Mondo Drag bring heady psych to Brick & Mortar

Photos by Jon Ching

Cosmonauts were the headliners on Friday night, but I left the Brick & Mortar Music Hall most impressed by Oakland's Mondo Drag, a five-piece band that [...]

By |March 1, 2015|Comments Off on Noise Pop 2015: Cosmonauts, Mondo Drag bring heady psych to Brick & Mortar
  • No Joy at Bottom of the Hill, by Joey Pangilinan
    Permalink No Joy at Bottom of the Hill, by Joey PangilinanGallery

    Noise Pop 2015: Photos of No Joy, Devon Williams, Vaniish, Chasms at Bottom of the Hill

Noise Pop 2015: Photos of No Joy, Devon Williams, Vaniish, Chasms at Bottom of the Hill

Photos by Joey Pangilinan

No Joy, Devon Williams, Vaniish, and Chasms were at Bottom of the Hill during Noise Pop's Friday festivities, and photographer Joey Pangilinan was there to capture [...]

By |March 1, 2015|Comments Off on Noise Pop 2015: Photos of No Joy, Devon Williams, Vaniish, Chasms at Bottom of the Hill
Page 1 of 3123