DiscoveryHEAR THIS: Love Inks
January 30. 2015 | By Mayumi Okamoto

HEAR THIS: Love Inks

Austin’s Love Inks shows overt confidence in being quiet and simple with their beautiful minimalist sound.

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PhotosPICTURE THIS: Mates of State @ Bottom of the Hill, SF 1/23/15
January 25. 2015 | By Leslie Hampton

PICTURE THIS: Mates of State @ Bottom of the Hill, SF 1/23/15

Mates of State returned to San Francisco’s Bottom of the Hill to play an energy packed set.

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Album Reviews“What A Terrible World, What A Beautiful World” by The Decemberists
January 20. 2015 | By Jason Martinez

“What A Terrible World, What A Beautiful World” by The Decemberists

Indie rock’s most poetic band returns after four-years with a good album, but they’ve done stronger before.

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Album Reviews“No Cities to Love” by Sleater-Kinney
January 20. 2015 | By Wayne Jessup

“No Cities to Love” by Sleater-Kinney

Sleater-Kinney’s No Cities To Love is the record we’ve wanted for the last decade, but upon hearing, we realize it’s the record we need.

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PhotosPICTURE THIS: Geographer + Haunted Summer + Smoke Season @ El Rey Theatre, LA 01/17/15
January 19. 2015 | By Christopher Bacarella

PICTURE THIS: Geographer + Haunted Summer + Smoke Season @ El Rey Theatre, LA 01/17/15

Geographer played the El Rey Theatre a few months before their new album, Ghost Modern, is due to drop.

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Album ReviewsThe Best Albums of 2014
December 28. 2014 | By Staff

The Best Albums of 2014

We could have written a lot more about these amazing albums, but we really like constraints.

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PhotosLIVE REVIEW: Owen + Hanalei + James Leste @ Bottom of the Hill, SF 12/10/14
December 17. 2014 | By Leslie Hampton

LIVE REVIEW: Owen + Hanalei + James Leste @ Bottom of the Hill, SF 12/10/14

Owen (aka Mike Kinsella) played Bottom of the Hill with other people, in support of his new cover’s record, “Other People’s Songs”.

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Live ReviewsLIVE REVIEW: American Football @ The Fonda Theatre, LA 12/13/14
December 15. 2014 | By Jason Martinez

LIVE REVIEW: American Football @ The Fonda Theatre, LA 12/13/14

On their first tour in 15 years, Urbana, Illinois’ emo pioneers American Football made feeling bad feel so, so good.

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