FeaturesRead This: The National’s Boxer
May 21. 2022 | By Jason Martinez

Read This: The National’s Boxer

Celebrate the 15th anniversary of a modern classic with our look at Ryan Pinkard’s new book on The National’s Boxer, with observations from the author.

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DiscoveryDamnably: We’re A Happy Family
April 11. 2022 | By Wayne Jessup

Damnably: We’re A Happy Family

Damnably Records takes the spotlight with upcoming releases from Otoboke Beaver, Say Sue Me, and Hazy Sour Cherry.

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DiscoveryQuestion Time With Maggie Gently
February 22. 2022 | By Wayne Jessup

Question Time With Maggie Gently

Maggie Gently steps up to field questions on her upcoming LP Peppermint.

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FeaturesTool + Blonde Redhead @ Chase Center, SF 1/16/22
January 19. 2022 | By Mike
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November 15. 2021 | By Wayne Jessup


The Owl Mag is proud to present the exclusive premiere of Full Bush’s “Wild Heart”, from their upcoming Movie Night EP.

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FeaturesPICTURE THIS:  Death Cab For Cutie + Illuminati Hotties at Oxbow RiverStage, Napa 10/23/21
October 24. 2021 | By Jon Bauer

PICTURE THIS: Death Cab For Cutie + Illuminati Hotties at Oxbow RiverStage, Napa 10/23/21

After a long hiatus from Bay Area shows, Death Cab for Cutie returns!

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FeaturesNoisepop Announces 20th St Block Party Lineup
August 23. 2021 | By Wayne Jessup

Noisepop Announces 20th St Block Party Lineup

Noisepop’s 20th St Block Party is back, and the lineup has been announced, led this year by Y La Bamba and Con Brio.

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July 26. 2021 | By Wayne Jessup


SF quartet Cindy is back with a new single “To Be True”, a forthcoming LP, and live shows.

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