Chris Farren: See You at the Gig!
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Chris Farren: See You at the Gig!

Chris Farren certainly is an interesting character.  He’s a solo artist as well as the lead singer of two different alternative rock bands Antarctigo Vespucci and Fake Problems.  The self-described punk celebrity  has had his own t-shirt design featured on The Tonight Show, and become a social media darling.  He’s the kind of guy that will … Continue reading

A Gesture for VÉRITÉ.
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A Gesture for VÉRITÉ.

VÉRITÉ creates airy tracks with sparse instrumentations and repetitive lyrics. Her songs are atmospheric and her star is rapidly rising. The enigmatic artist sold out her first ever headlining tour last year, and included festival debuts at SXSW, Lollapalooza and Firefly in her list of achievements. She just dropped her new EP Living and already her singles ‘Constant … Continue reading

Do: Celebrate Ss Records with Ozzie, Lil Bunnies & More in SF
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Do: Celebrate Ss Records with Ozzie, Lil Bunnies & More in SF

This weekend, an indie label run on creative obsession celebrates its 15th anniversary in San Francisco. The party for Ss Records, founded in Sacramento, will feature bands like Lil Bunnies, 100 Flowers, Screature, Ozzie, Andy Human & the Reptoids and more Jan. 15-16 at San Francisco’s Hemlock Tavern. “The nature of my record label has never … Continue reading

Go: The Separation of Spines
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Go: The Separation of Spines

Separate Spines is making the rounds. The Sacramento band plays an eclectic mixture of shoegaze and psychedelia they call ‘throat kick.’ Formed in 2014,  Separate Spines has created over 50 demos and played numerous house parties over the years, honing their craft. Their sound brings to mind acts like Ty Segall and Meatbodies, but with an eerie twist. … Continue reading

Elves in Teslas and Far Off Fjords: Mew at the Fillmore
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Elves in Teslas and Far Off Fjords: Mew at the Fillmore

The ten chandeliers and one disco ball of the Fillmore in San Francsico have heard everything. They have heard every sound check, every note, every shouted conversation at the bar when someone tried to conceive how they can charge ten dollars for beer and four for water. Yet the choral swellings and perfect percussion of … Continue reading