railcars covers Kate Bush’s ‘Hounds of Love’

Covering a veritable masterpiece takes some serious moxie, but SF/LA-based Aria Jalali of railcars has done right in putting his own fuzz/noise electronic pop stamp on Kate Bush's Hounds [...]

By |July 8, 2011|Comments Off on railcars covers Kate Bush’s ‘Hounds of Love’

Media Monday: video sessions from Honeycomb, Railcars, Thao + Daytrotters

Every few weeks comes the necessary roundup of recent media that we'd love to share from Bay Area bands.

Merging gorgeous visuals with local independent music, One Night Music [...]

By |March 8, 2010|Comments Off on Media Monday: video sessions from Honeycomb, Railcars, Thao + Daytrotters

railcars remixes from Xiu Xiu, Lucky Dragons + more

The dually residing LA/SF electronic musician Aria Jalali, also known by the moniker railcars, has announced the release of an EP of remixes of his track, "Cathedral With No [...]

By |February 16, 2010|Comments Off on railcars remixes from Xiu Xiu, Lucky Dragons + more

Railcars (Podcast #177)

This week, our podcast features Railcars, the recording project of San Francisco's Aria C Jalali. Jalali began recording solo under his own name while at UC Berkeley, gathering [...]

By |August 18, 2009|6 Comments

Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Deerhoof, Dorkfest, Bowerbirds

It's time for another Ticket Giveaway Wednesday! In addition to these great shows, you can win a pair of tickets to our own fundraiser, Regional Bias, in giveaways [...]

By |July 29, 2009|Comments Off on Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Deerhoof, Dorkfest, Bowerbirds

Railcars – life of st edmund (ponds) + “CASTLES”

Railcars - life of st edmund (ponds) + "CASTLES"

Railcars recently tipped us off to this catchy-noisy track, containing the first two songs from the band's upcoming cathedral with no [...]

By |May 7, 2009|Comments Off on Railcars – life of st edmund (ponds) + “CASTLES”

Railcars: Live in Paris

San Francisco's Railcars just got back from Europe and boy, are their arms tired discovered an excellent recording of their Paris show at La Fleche D'Or with Crystal Antlers.

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By |March 25, 2009|2 Comments

BAGeL Radio’s Half Dozenth Birthday Saturday at BOTH

It's birthday season, and this Saturday our friends at BAGeL Radio will be celebrating a big one - six years! The show will feature three great local acts: Birdmonster, [...]

By |February 6, 2009|4 Comments

Episode 142: Live This Month – December 2008

Every month, we dedicate a week of our podcast to highlighting some of the great local and out-of-town bands performing soon in the San Francisco Bay Area. We've [...]

By |December 2, 2008|Comments Off on Episode 142: Live This Month – December 2008