See: The Lil’ Smokies and The Brothers Comatose
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See: The Lil’ Smokies and The Brothers Comatose

  Tuesday, October 3, Harlows Night Club and Abstract Entertainment Presented the Americana stylings of The Brothers Comatose, The Lil’ Smokies and Mipso on the Campfire Caravan Tour. The Campfire Caravan Tour is just starting a US tour with upcoming California dates in San Francisco and Los Angeles. The tours nightly goal is to eliminate the traditional format … Continue reading

What I’m Listening To: Vi Mayugba
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What I’m Listening To: Vi Mayugba

What I’m Listening To is a series where we talk to exciting artists and musicians and get a five song slice of their current playlist.  – “I’m definitely gonna continue being a musician after I graduate. I don’t know what else I would do. I’m a barista right now but that isn’t really a career.” … Continue reading

THE LIST: Aug 3-10
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THE LIST: Aug 3-10

Mango’s Drag Queen Bingo Come on down to Mango’s, 1930 K street, Sacramento CA, to take part in Drag Queen Bingo! Earn prizes, enjoy some delicious burgers, and help benefit Sacramento’s International Gay and Lesbian Film Festival! Games start at 7pm, on August 4th come early to grab a seat, $15 for 8 games of … Continue reading

TBD Fest launches new name, venue
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TBD Fest launches new name, venue

The only thing constant about Sacramento’s TBD Fest is its ever-changing nature. Known previously as Launch, this homegrown music festival has brought to town major and emerging acts—Girl Talk, Imagine Dragons, DJ Shadows and Chromeo, to name a few—since 2012. This year, the festival has a new name and venue, and is branching from a … Continue reading

Music for your eyes: El Ten Eleven.
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Music for your eyes: El Ten Eleven.

Tim Fogarty and Kristian Dunn formed El Ten Eleven  in 2002. We caught the twosome last week at Harlows in Sacramento, CA.  El Ten Eleven’s genre is not one that you can place easily into a category.  They have been described as math rock, ambient, jammy, post-rock, and everything in-between.   Needless to say they were pretty amazing.  The two come fully supplied … Continue reading

PAPA.
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PAPA.

Having just released their first full-length album, Los Angeles-based PAPA will soon be rocking the West Coast, headlining here in Sacramento at Harlow’s. A genre-defying mix of rock, punk, jazz, and folk music, the band immediately catches the listeners’ attention and promises something for every music lover. The singer and drummer, Darren Weiss, lends the … Continue reading

Carry the Zero
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Carry the Zero

Built to Spill could easily be called a phenomenon. A group of men that gel like something that would make Bill Cosby jealous. With a sound that mixes elements of folk and rock, mix in some blues, and ultimately end up with a sound more ethereal than anything, BTS really is a band for everyone. … Continue reading

The Sizzling Sirens are Here to Rock Your Boat!
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The Sizzling Sirens are Here to Rock Your Boat!

The Sizzling Sirens Burlesque Experience began percolating inside Jay Siren after a vacation to Chicago where she was enamored by a local burlesque show. There’s something truly magnetic about glitter, pasties and corsets. After returning to Sacramento in the Spring of 2008 Jay ran a Craigslist ad to begin recruiting her sirens. The ad ran … Continue reading