Giveaway: Small Black at the Independent this Saturday

A little over a week after the release of their third album Best Blues, Brooklyn-based synth-pop group Small Black, head to San Francisco to shake up The Independent on Saturday, [...]

By |October 20, 2015|Comments Off on Giveaway: Small Black at the Independent this Saturday
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    Small Black announce new album, tour; playing in SF in October

Small Black announce new album, tour; playing in SF in October

All right, so chillwave never really caught on.

Five years after it reached peak-ascendancy, the brief blip on the public consciousness is mostly viewed as another micro-genre that fits snugly [...]

By |August 6, 2015|Comments Off on Small Black announce new album, tour; playing in SF in October

Review & Photos: Small Black, Snowmine at the Rickshaw

Photos by Paige K. Parsons

When Brooklyn’s Small Black released their debut EP in 2009, it was the golden age of chillwave - a genre phrase that I can no [...]

By |March 28, 2014|Comments Off on Review & Photos: Small Black, Snowmine at the Rickshaw

Small Black to release new EP, play Rickshaw Stop next week

Small Black is adept at swiveling delicate, electronic streams of tonal ethereality. However, since 2013's EP Limits of Desire, the quartet spent a significant amount of time building their aesthetic toward [...]

By |March 20, 2014|Comments Off on Small Black to release new EP, play Rickshaw Stop next week
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    Review & Photos: Small Black, Heavenly Beat, Sliver Hands @ Rickshaw Stop, 6/11/13

Review & Photos: Small Black, Heavenly Beat, Sliver Hands @ Rickshaw Stop, 6/11/13

Tuesday night's show at Rickshaw Stop featured Brooklyn dream pop tour buddies Small Black and Heavenly Beat with an opening set from San Francisco/Los Angeles based duo Silver Hands. [...]

By |June 13, 2013|Comments Off on Review & Photos: Small Black, Heavenly Beat, Sliver Hands @ Rickshaw Stop, 6/11/13

Live This Month: March 2010 (Podcast #203)

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

By |March 3, 2010|Comments Off on Live This Month: March 2010 (Podcast #203)