Exclusive: Read an excerpt and listen to a song from Mini and the Bear’s ‘PWR VOL’

Last year, we introduced you to San Francisco duo mini and the Bear, and hinted that the duo's next release would not be released on vinyl or cassette, but as a book. Today, we're excited to give you an excerpt from that book/album, PWR VOL. PWR VOL is at its core a novella written by Nick Scandy, with illustrations from SF artist Aaron Zonka, layout design by Nathan Sharp, and a soundtrack from mini and the Bear (Scandy and Aaron Eash). Each chapter has a unique illustration and song to accompany the text, but there is no right or wrong [...]

By |November 11, 2016|Tags: |

Video: make mini and the Bear your ‘power volume’ “xBOYFRIENDx”

San Francisco "power volume" duo mini and the Bear just released a video for their track "xBOYFRIENDx", and it's got everything you need for an afternoon with that special someone. A tandem bike? Check. Frolicking in the grass? You betcha. Sparklers in a Tecate can? Lots of screaming? Check and check. SF filmmaker Rob Goc directed and Nick Myggen shot the video, and I think it's a win: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SRO_RnHRTOE Mini and the Bear got their start in Michigan as a dance duo, Top Secret Robot Alliance, but later moved separately to San Francisco where they reinvented themselves as a much...louder [...]

By |September 17, 2015|Tags: |
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