The Bay Abridged: Aug 17 – 30

(illustration: Cassidy Miller)

In this recurring feature known as The Bay Abridged, our staff writers provide short, witty recaps on shows they attended around the Bay Area. A scene check, [...]

By |August 31, 2016|Comments Off on The Bay Abridged: Aug 17 – 30
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    Premiere: OVVN’s debut LP is uncompromisingly dissonant art rock

Premiere: OVVN’s debut LP is uncompromisingly dissonant art rock

(I Love Myself And Want To Live album art by Phil Elias)

Begun in late 2013, as a recording project with no intentions of live performance, OVVN have since expanded [...]

By |May 18, 2016|Comments Off on Premiere: OVVN’s debut LP is uncompromisingly dissonant art rock

The Bay Abridged: Dec 15 – Jan 12

In this recurring feature known as The Bay Abridged, our staff writers will provide short, witty recaps on shows they attended around the Bay Area. A scene check, a [...]

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    Bay Area’s OVVN release live video and new tape ‘Two Lives’

Bay Area’s OVVN release live video and new tape ‘Two Lives’

(OVVN live at Bottom of the Hill, San Francisco, photo by Leslie)

With members hailing from West Oakland and small, North Bay redwood enclave Guerneville, OVVN have spent the last year [...]

By |August 25, 2015|Comments Off on Bay Area’s OVVN release live video and new tape ‘Two Lives’

Premiere: The fuzzed-out punk weirdness of OVVN

Consider this in part a postscript to our recent mixtape on all of the great North Bay bands: Weird-punks OVVN, with members hailing from West Oakland and Guerneville, are [...]

By |August 21, 2014|Comments Off on Premiere: The fuzzed-out punk weirdness of OVVN