What’s Happening This Weekend? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, Jan 26 -28

Boy Harsher will make your feet move and your head think. Friday, January 26 Whiskerman, Marty O'Reilly, Madeline Tasquin @ The Independent (SF) Continuing their month of local showcases, the Indy are welcoming one last local lineup. Naima Shalhoub @ The Sound Room (Oakland) Read our 'Bands In Portrait' on her from a few months back. Younger Lovers @ The Ivy Room (Albany) It's been a while since we've heard from our favorite young punks. Sleeptalk, Groves, First in Flight @ Neck of the Woods (SF) Emerging bands invade your Neck of the Woods. Saturday, January 27 Slow Bloom, Sciatic [...]

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Slow Bloom drop ‘Hex Hex Hex’ on a mad mad mad mad world

Slow Bloom, from left to right: Jared Wallace, Timmy Lodhi, Jonny Andrew, Michael Weldon (photo: Eric Molyneaux) It's 2018. And let's face it — things are weird. Every day it seems more and more difficult to observe the current state of our country and not immediately stress-eat all of the carbs in your vicinity. But this is why it's uplifting to see North Bay rockers Slow Bloom out there making a name for themselves. If you saw guitarist and lead singer Jonny Andrew on the street, you'd probably think to yourself, "I'll bet that guy plays in a band." And [...]

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Exclusive Premiere: Slow Bloom, “Phantom Tantrum”

Despite the haunting and serious nature of Slow Bloom's video for “Phantom Tantrum,” the band members are, in person, the opposite. With this project, the group's goal is to show the members dedication to music, without coming off too serious. “We want to do something hella gory, creepy, and horror-film inspired,” says guitarist and video director Timmy Lodhi. “That just has to do with our love for horror and sci-fi.” Lodhi has filmed and produced countless videos for North Bay bands such as Red Wood, OVVN, and The Velvet Teen  — but this video, filmed by Jim Agius, allowed Lodhi to focus on directing. “It was like, 'What would a horror film [...]

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