The Bay Abridged: Nov 18 – Dec 1

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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  • We Were Promised Jetpacks at the Great American Music Hall, by Brittany O'Brien
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    Photos: We Were Promised Jetpacks, Seoul at the Great American Music Hall

Photos: We Were Promised Jetpacks, Seoul at the Great American Music Hall

We Were Promised Jetpacks (photo: Brittany O'Brien)

Scottish rockers We Were Promised Jetpacks stopped by the Great American Music Hall last Thursday, November 19, 2015, to perform for an energetic crowd with [...]

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Giveaway: We Were Promised Jetpacks at Great American Music Hall

We Were Promised Jetpacks could have been the poster-children for a brand of cathartic sad-rock that shoots for the sky by aiming at the gut. The Scottish band’s first [...]

By |November 12, 2015|1 Comment

Noise Pop 2010: We Were Promised Jetpacks, The Lonely Forest, Bear Hands, Tempo No Tempo @ Slim’s

Some Noise Pop shows are a sum of their parts: openers with enough reputation to draw a substantial portion of attendees, rounding out an evening that features a particular [...]

Noise Pop 2010 Preview Mix – Part 2 (Podcast #202)

This week's podcast offers up songs from eleven of the great bands performing during the 2010 Noise Pop Music Festival, which kicks off on today, February 23rd. If [...]

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Brace yourself for Noise Pop 2010: partial lineup announced; badges now on sale

The preliminary lineup for the annual Noise Pop Festival is official, with big names Atlas Sound, The Magnetic Fields, and Four Tet. The festival will span the week of [...]

By |December 9, 2009|8 Comments