Review: How to Dress Well, Finally Boys, Babe Rainbow @ Rickshaw Stop, 6/16/12

Last Saturday, Yours Truly presented an awe-inspiring show at the Rickshaw Stop, featuring Oakland's Finally Boys, Chicago's How To Dress Well, and an opening DJ set from Babe Rainbow. After Babe Rainbow (the experimental electronic solo-project of Vancouver's Cameron Reed) warmed up the evening with an hour-long DJ set, spinning tracks from like-minded Canadians such as Grimes and Evian Christ, Finally Boys took the stage around 11pm, "representin' the East Bay" throughout their hour-long set of love-laced dance vibes. Preetom Choudhury and Shane LeBlac provided ethereal vocals over their spacey production. Preetom frequently provided amusing interpretive dance moves during their [...]

Finally Boys – "Lunar Lovers" (playing Rickshaw 6/15/12 with Babe Rainbow, How to Dress Well)

Oakland's electronic duo Finally Boys, comprised of Preetom Choudhury and Shane LeBlac, specializes in euphoric club jams, synthesizing inspiration from trance, euro-house, hip-hop, and k-pop. The resulting sound creates a sense of angelic, blissful energy, apparent on their three singles (which can be downloaded here). Finally Boys' debut EP Feelings is due "ASAP." In the meantime you can stream their singles on Soundcloud and download their mixtape for Don't Die Wondering. They will also be opening for How To Dress Well and Babe Rainbow on Friday, June 15 at Rickshaw Stop in San Francisco. Babe Rainbow is a Vancouver-based electronic [...]

Tri-Angle Records tour coming to 103 Harriet: oOoOO (live debut), Water Borders, White Ring and more

oOoOO - "Hearts" Water Borders – “What Wiwant” Call the music witch house, drag, or just experimental electronica, Tri-Angle Records has been at the center of a movement that's gained a lot of acclaim, and the label's artists are joining together for the "There’s Only One Angel in Heaven" tour. The tour comes to 103 Harriet on August 19th ($15, 10pm), with live sets from SF's oOoOO, Water Borders, and D33j, as well as White Ring, Clams Casino, Shlohmo, and Babe Rainbow. Making the night extra special, it's oOoOO's live debut. Listen to music from all of the performers above [...]

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