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    Live This Month: August 2011 – an audio guide through SF concerts this month (Podcast #254)

Live This Month: August 2011 – an audio guide through SF concerts this month (Podcast #254)

Live This Month: August 2011 (Podcast #254)

In Live This Month, we sample some of the great local and out-of-town bands performing in the coming month in the San Francisco [...]

By |August 3, 2011|Comments Off on Live This Month: August 2011 – an audio guide through SF concerts this month (Podcast #254)

Night shows announced for Outside Lands 2011 – Vetiver, Best Coast, Clap Your Hands Say Yeah

As in previous years, Outside Lands 2011 will feature a series of night shows to supplement the main festival lineup. The night shows will start the Wednesday before the [...]

By |July 7, 2011|Comments Off on Night shows announced for Outside Lands 2011 – Vetiver, Best Coast, Clap Your Hands Say Yeah

Vetiver – ‘The Errant Charm’ out now

Vetiver - "Wonder Why"

Vetiver - "Can't You Tell"

Vetiver's latest album, The Errant Charm, is out this week on Sub Pop. It's another gorgeous album from bandleader Andy Cabic, [...]

By |June 16, 2011|Comments Off on Vetiver – ‘The Errant Charm’ out now

New Vetiver album out via Sub Pop on 6/14/11 – ‘The Errant Charm’

As Pitchfork reported yesterday, Vetiver's new album will be called The Errant Charm and is scheduled for release on June 14th via Sub Pop. Check out "Can't You Tell," [...]

By |March 31, 2011|Comments Off on New Vetiver album out via Sub Pop on 6/14/11 – ‘The Errant Charm’

Regional Bias 2010 Preview Mix (Podcast #219)

Regional Bias 2010 Preview Mix (Podcast #219)

This week, we're taking a break from standard podcasting to present a special mix previewing what you'll hear at our upcoming fundraiser event, [...]

Photos: Vetiver, The Mumlers 5/26

Vetiver

The Mumlers

By |June 3, 2010|Comments Off on Photos: Vetiver, The Mumlers 5/26

Live this week: Bay Area shows 5/24-5/30

This week in the Bay Area:

Monday 5/24
The Baths, Future Islands, Lower Dens @ El Rio

Tuesday 5/25
Maus Haus, Boomsnake, Hosannas @ Hemlock Tavern
Spectrum, Wooden Shjips @ Great American Music Hall

Wednesday [...]

By |May 25, 2010|Comments Off on Live this week: Bay Area shows 5/24-5/30

A day of wine and indie rock: Huichica Music Festival features Citay, Fruit Bats, Vetiver and more

Sonoma's Gundlach Bundschu Winery has announced a particularly attractive reason to head wine tasting on Saturday, June 5th. The Huichica Music Festival features an awesome, mostly local collection [...]

By |April 27, 2010|2 Comments

Best of 2009: Micayla Grace of Leopold and his Fiction on Vetiver

One of my favorite SF-based release from 2009 is Vetiver’s Tight Knit. Listening to this album is as soothing as is a cup of chamomile tea with honey [...]

By |December 28, 2009|Comments Off on Best of 2009: Micayla Grace of Leopold and his Fiction on Vetiver

Thirty-Two Great San Francisco Bay Area Albums from 2009 (Part 2)

Here's the second part of our retrospective on great Bay Area albums from 2009. Read Part 1 of this collection here.

Download all 32 songs featured in these two [...]

By |December 16, 2009|2 Comments

Ten from 2009 (Podcast #194)

In preparing some end-of-the-year features that will run over the next week, we were once again struck by how many Bay Area bands made a significant impact on indie [...]

By |December 16, 2009|Comments Off on Ten from 2009 (Podcast #194)

November 2009 Monthly Mix (Podcast #191)

Our latest Monthly Mix episode of the weekly podcast includes music from nine great Bay Area bands -- some submissions we've received at TBB headquarters, some stuff we've posted [...]

By |November 24, 2009|4 Comments