• HEAR THIS: HABIBI

    HEAR THIS: HABIBI

    Brooklyn’s Habibi are back with their first LP in six years, and a West Coast tour, Including Noise Pop and an Amoeba signing.

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  • Slumberland 30 Live Show Announced

    Slumberland 30 Live Show Announced

    Slumberland has announced a 30th Anniversary show featuring a Terry Malts reunion and more, at the Rickshaw Stop SF on 3/8.

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  • HEAR THIS: SARAH MARY CHADWICK

    HEAR THIS: SARAH MARY CHADWICK

    Melbourne, Australia’s Sarah Mary Chadwick goes from strength to strength on new LP Please Daddy, the musical command carrying lacerating lyrics, washing away to leave behind a study of the power of will. This time out she tilts the canvas …

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  • HEAR THIS: NECKING

    HEAR THIS: NECKING

    Last summer on Tracks of the Week, we featured Necking from Vancouver BC. We couldn’t get enough of “Big Mouth”, and now they’ve come up with a video vision to match it. We’ll also take the opportunity to go on …

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DiscoveryHEAR THIS: ZELMA STONE
January 11. 2020 | By Wayne Jessup

HEAR THIS: ZELMA STONE

Zelma Stone is the project of SF’s Chloe Zelma Studebaker, that has thus far generated the Layla EP on Honey House Records from early last year. It’s an effective introduction, with the single “Light Bulb Boy”, and the caustic “Cut …

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DiscoveryTRACKS OF THE WEEK – 01/09/20 Edition
January 09. 2020 | By Wayne Jessup

TRACKS OF THE WEEK – 01/09/20 Edition

This week on Tracks, it’s a big welcome back for Wild Nothing. “Foyer” is our first glimpse of the new EP Laughing Gas, forthcoming on Captured Tracks. Mark your calendars for two just announced Wild Nothing shows at the Great …

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DiscoveryHEAR THIS: KIWI JR
January 06. 2020 | By Wayne Jessup

HEAR THIS: KIWI JR

Back in November, we shined a light on Kiwi Jr’s “Salary Man”, off of their Football Money LP, released in Canada on Mint Records. We’re delighted to announce that Persona Non Grata Records is giving the LP an official US …

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DiscoveryHEAR THIS: SPRAIN
January 03. 2020 | By Wayne Jessup

HEAR THIS: SPRAIN

Congratulations to LA’s Sprain, newly signed to The Flenser, with their debut LP due out in 2020. Formed by Alex Kent & April Gerloff in 2018, they were joined by Alex Simmons and Max Pretzer, and subsequent touring has turned …

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DiscoveryTRACKS OF THE WEEK – 01/02/20 Edition
January 02. 2020 | By Wayne Jessup

TRACKS OF THE WEEK – 01/02/20 Edition

Starting out the new year here at the Nest with a pair from the Bay Area. Oakland’s Emily Jane White is riding high on her most recent release, Immanent Fire, out now on French label Talitres. Local photographer Kristin Cofer …

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NewsBest From The Nest: 2019
January 01. 2020 | By Staff

Best From The Nest: 2019

As always, the year’s biggest challenge musically was just trying to keep up with the veritable explosion of jams. It’s merely scratching the surface, but here’s nine favorites in no particular order from The Nest, including Chelsea Wolfe, Solange, Otoboke …

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DiscoveryTRACKS OF THE WEEK – 12/26/19 Edition
December 26. 2019 | By Wayne Jessup

TRACKS OF THE WEEK – 12/26/19 Edition

The last edition of Tracks for 2019 kicks off in high gear with Prissteens. “If You Really Love Me” is from the The Hound, what would have been their second LP back in the day, brought to life by Portland’s …

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DiscoveryHEAR THIS: CHOIRGIRL
December 24. 2019 | By Wayne Jessup

HEAR THIS: CHOIRGIRL

Brooklyn’s Choirgirl currently has just one official single to their name, but it’s a stunner. “Family Tree” is a mournful look at the ties that bind and their impact on our life, ending with a breath of hope. Self-released this …

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