• Emerald Cup Returns To Santa Rosa

    Emerald Cup Returns To Santa Rosa

    Sports fans can have their various internecine competitions, because when the deal comes down, we’ve got The Cup… The Emerald Cup that is, and it’s coming home to the Sonoma County Fairgrounds in Santa Rosa. The world’s largest outdoor organic …

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  • LIVE PREVIEW: JEANINES

    LIVE PREVIEW: JEANINES

    Jeanines self-titled full-length debut on Slumberland has been a recurring pick at The Nest throughout the year, the very definition of a grower. The Brooklyn outfit shows great comfort with the jangle, as evidenced on “Where We Go”, “Where I …

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  • LIVE PREVIEW: SAY SUE ME

    LIVE PREVIEW: SAY SUE ME

    While K-pop has left its indomitable stamp upon the world, it was the beach city of Busan that we hold more of an affinity for, and the scrappy underdogs Say Sue Me have done their level best to rep for …

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  • HEAR THIS: PENDANT

    HEAR THIS: PENDANT

    Back in September, we made note of Oakland’s Pendant, tipping the title track of the November release in our Tracks of the Week. Recorded by Melina Duterte, Shaun Durkan, and Jack Shirley, Through A Coil thoroughly delivered on its promise, …

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NewsTRACKS OF THE WEEK – 7/18/19 Edition
July 18. 2019 | By Wayne Jessup

TRACKS OF THE WEEK – 7/18/19 Edition

Currently owning the turntable real estate here at the Nest is LA’s Lunch Lady, a winning post-punk collaboration of Juan from Abe Vigoda/Roses and Rachel from Heller Keller. “Windows” is off their debut LP Angel, coming out 8/23 via Upset …

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NewsTRACKS OF THE WEEK – 7/11/19 Edition
July 11. 2019 | By Wayne Jessup

TRACKS OF THE WEEK – 7/11/19 Edition

Kicking off this edition of Tracks of the Week, it’s a double-barreled Bay Area blast! “There Were Only Shadows” from SF’s seablite is off of the band’s debut LP, Grass Stains and Novocaine, out last month on Flagstaff, AZ based …

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NewsPICTURE THIS: Yeasayer + Steady Holiday @ The Teragram Ballroom, LA 6/29/2019
July 01. 2019 | By Anna Larina

PICTURE THIS: Yeasayer + Steady Holiday @ The Teragram Ballroom, LA 6/29/2019

Yeasayer released their fifth album “Erotic Reruns” to great excitement earlier this month, and embarked on a US tour. They arrived in Los Angeles on Saturday for a wild night at the Teragram Ballroom.  The setlist focused largely on the …

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NewsTRACKS OF THE WEEK – 6/27/19 Edition
June 27. 2019 | By Wayne Jessup

TRACKS OF THE WEEK – 6/27/19 Edition

This week at the Nest, we’re delighted to share the return of Vagabon. Laetitia Tamko is back with “Flood Hands”, our first look at new LP All The Woman In Me, out 9/27 via Nonesuch. Catch her at the Pico …

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PhotosClusterfest 2019 Day 2
June 23. 2019 | By Leslie Hampton

Clusterfest 2019 Day 2

Courtney Barnett was one of the main highlights of the festival. She really wails on guitar and brought a lot of energy. Craig Robinson showed his versatile comedy/musical skills backed by a powerhouse band, The Nasty Delicious.

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NewsClusterfest 2019 Friday: The Roots
June 22. 2019 | By Leslie Hampton

Clusterfest 2019 Friday: The Roots

The Roots are know for their solid performance and opening day of Clusterfest was no exception.

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PhotosTRACKS OF THE WEEK – 6/20/19 Edition
June 20. 2019 | By Wayne Jessup

TRACKS OF THE WEEK – 6/20/19 Edition

This time out on Tracks of the Week, we’ll kick off with a fuzzy gem from Pip Blom. “Daddy Issues” is just one of the wonders hiding on the Amsterdam crew’s new LP Boat, recently released on Heavenly Recordings. Be …

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DiscoveryTRACKS OF THE WEEK – 6/13/19 Edition
June 13. 2019 | By Sean Morris
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