The List: Ground Chuck.
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The List: Ground Chuck.

The Sacramento punk scene is full of familiar faces however none are as recognizable as Charles Adrian Thomas, more popularly known as Ground Chuck.  Chuck has been a staple in the music scene since joining his first band, Outcasts of Society, in the mid 80s.  His enthusiasm at shows, his chalk artwork found throughout the sidewalks … Continue reading

Go: Danny Secretion’s LAME ASS Birthday Bash.
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Go: Danny Secretion’s LAME ASS Birthday Bash.

Each year Sacramento musician, Danny Secretion, celebrates his birthday in true rock star style by throwing one hell of a party.  The birthday bash, an annual series of (music) shows known as FUCK CANCER, comes around in early November.  The bash brings the local music community together over a four night period to celebrate life, … Continue reading

Five to Watch: Strange Worlds and Small Bones
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Five to Watch: Strange Worlds and Small Bones

This month’s edition of Five to Watch will take you on a roller coaster ride through the strange worlds of miniaturist artists, bone jewelers, non-gentrifying muralists, and surrealist creators. Fasten your seatbelt and let’s go!    Sabine Timm– Timm is the best kind of scavenger. Her work is primarily done with collected and found items. The photographer and … Continue reading

Listen: Day Wave.
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Listen: Day Wave.

Jackson Phillips, of Carousel, has a new indie-pop solo project called Day Wave.  He is self-releasing the EP Headcase today; July 17th with a tour to follow.  Catch all the low-fi goodness live at the Phoenix Hotel (San Francisco) on August 4th.  If you are unable to catch that show you will have another chance at The Independent on September 21st where Day Wave will … Continue reading

Go See: Dog Party, La Lenguas and Sneeze Attack!!
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Go See: Dog Party, La Lenguas and Sneeze Attack!!

Pleasant Screams and Punch and Pie Productions put a great little show together at the Press Club (Sacramento) tonight.  Dog Party, La Lenguas and Sneeze Attack!!  Doors are at 8PM, show is $5 bucks and is 21 and up.  Check out La Lenguas now and then come see them live with us tonight. Press Club is located at 2030 … Continue reading

Ghostplay.
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Ghostplay.

Sacramento indie rock band Ghostplay is Jason Hess (vocal/guitar/keys), Leticia Garcia (guitar) and Mando Gonzales (drums).  They are not new to the scene by any means.  Not only does the band have a ton of shows under their belt, they have been nominated for the SAMMIES (a Sacramento spin on the GRAMMYs) multiple times. It is easy … Continue reading

See: The Circus.  Freaks, Geeks and Things You Can’t Unsee.
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See: The Circus. Freaks, Geeks and Things You Can’t Unsee.

Each year TUBE. puts together a show titled The Circus.  Freaks, Geeks and Things You Can’t Unsee.  We collect local performers throughout Sacramento CA for a killer variety show full of freakish talents which is hosted by one of our favorite guys in town comedian Johnny Taylor.  We hang art from local artist, play games, have … Continue reading