Review: At The Chapel, Xiu Xiu challenges and rewards

I think most people do not give Jamie Stewart of Xiu Xiu enough credit for his sense of humor. During Sunday night’s show at The Chapel, Stewart threw a [...]

By |March 23, 2017|Comments Off on Review: At The Chapel, Xiu Xiu challenges and rewards

Giveaway: Xiu Xiu at The Chapel

They're weird, they're local, and they're coming to The Chapel: Xiu Xiu is slated for a memorable performance on March 19th in San Francisco.

Presented by (((folkYEAH!))), Sunday's performance will be [...]

By |March 16, 2017|Comments Off on Giveaway: Xiu Xiu at The Chapel
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    Live This Month: February 2014 — an audio guide through SF concerts this month (Podcast #327)

Live This Month: February 2014 — an audio guide through SF concerts this month (Podcast #327)


Download: Live This Month: February 2014 — an audio guide through SF concerts this month (Podcast #327)

In Live This Month, we sample some of the great local and out-of-town [...]

By |February 5, 2014|1 Comment

Xiu Xiu to release album of Nina Simone covers

San Jose's Xiu Xiu will be releasing an album of Nina Simone covers on December 3 via Graveface. Jamie Stewart had the idea for the reorienting Simone's classics into [...]

By |October 29, 2013|Comments Off on Xiu Xiu to release album of Nina Simone covers

Xiu Xiu returns to Bottom of the Hill on 5/31/12

Controversial art-rockers Xiu Xiu — led by their distinctive lyricist and singer Jamie Stewart — will return to Bottom of the Hill on May 31 to support their new [...]

By |May 24, 2012|Comments Off on Xiu Xiu returns to Bottom of the Hill on 5/31/12
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    Live This Month: May 2012 — an audio guide through SF concerts this month (Podcast #278)

Live This Month: May 2012 — an audio guide through SF concerts this month (Podcast #278)

Live This Month: May 2012 — an audio guide through SF concerts this month (Podcast #278)

In Live This Month, we sample some of the great local and out-of-town bands [...]

Video: Xiu Xiu – "Beauty Towne"

Xiu Xiu - "Beauty Towne"

From Xiu Xiu’s new album, Always, here's "Beauty Towne." The new album was produced by Greg Saunier of Deerhoof (who has produced several Xiu [...]

By |February 21, 2012|Comments Off on Video: Xiu Xiu – "Beauty Towne"

Xiu Xiu, Tune-Yards, Noveller @ BotH Saturday

To all the mopers home in San Francisco wishing they were here in Austin, what really makes us envious is missing the opportunity to see Xiu Xiu Saturday, with [...]

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 [...]

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Local Label Profile: Absolutely Kosher Records

Cory Brown hasn't bought new jeans in three years.

I am not sure if he is making a joke when he states this at the Bandwidth Music and Technology Conference, [...]

By |October 27, 2008|Comments Off on Local Label Profile: Absolutely Kosher Records