I just happened to be in Seattle this week to catch San Francisco based rock band The Soft White Sixties with opening act The Lower 48 at local venue Tractor Tavern.
Month: March 2015
Soko just released a new album My Dreams Dictate My Reality off her label Babycat Records that’s heavily channeling the 80s-goth production styles of The Cure and Siouxsie Sioux and The Banshees.
British garage-rockers Palma Violets are one of those rare bands today that didn’t rely on the internet to gain an early buzz. Actually, it was more like they avoided it. They gained a presence just by word of mouth for playing at underground parties in an art squat/studio space in South London
In anticipation of this year’s SXSW, Burger Records & Onward Indian kicked off their tour with a full night of wild performances from Gap Dream, The Aquadolls, and many more at The Echo on March 13.
Sheer Mag is one of the best punk rock bands we’ve heard in a while. They released a four song EP last September and recently debuted a new single titled “Button up”–this is only a small collection of songs but enough to get us hooked.
Wand, Walter TV, Death Valley Girls, The Gooch Palms, and many more took the stage and patio for The Echo‘s Friday The 13th 2-Room Spooktacular. Here are some highlights from the performances at The Echo.
Last year, Picture Atlantic hauled their music gear from Santa Clara to Berkeley just to play a show for a small group of college students in the living room of my apartment. Today, they’re all over the Bay Area music scene, sharing their unique take on alternative rock.
It hasn’t been that long since 2014’s self-titled release on Rough Trade by LA-based Warpaint, but with “No Way Out” we see the first in a series of new songs to be released this year. They first premiered a live version of “No Way Out” on Zane Lowe’s Radio 1 show. At just over …