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 eleven great bands playing some excellent shows around the Bay in August, so head out and see some live music!
About the bands:
The Splinters (“Blood on my Hands”) celebrate the release of their new 7″ on Southpaw Records at Bottom of the Hill on Wednesday, August 18th. Woven Bones and The Sandwitches (who also have a new Southpaw 7″) also perform.
Grand Lake (“Spark”) celebrate the vinyl release of Blood Sea Dream on Hippies Are Dead Records this month. They’ll be performing at Cafe Du Nord on Tuesday, August 24th, with Its For Free Grace (Ted Nesseth of The Heavenly States), Sean Smith and The Present Moment, and DJs James and Evander.
Still Flyin’ (“Higher Than Five”) are playing at our 2010 Rock Make Street Festival on Sunday, August 22nd. They’re also performing at our NightLife show at the California Academy of Sciences on Thursday, August 19th.
With their new EP Four More Years, Vancouver’s Teen Daze (“Shine On, You Crazy White Cap”) head down the coast this month. Gobble Gobble, Blackbird Blackbird, Kites Sail High and more join them at Milk on August 12th.
The Horns of Happiness (“C as in Sand”) recently moved to the Bay Area and put out a free EP earlier this year. The Donkeys and T.V. Mike and the Scarecrowes join the band at the Rickshaw Stop on Thursday, August 12th.