• 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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DiscoveryREAD THIS: AMY RIGBY
November 06. 2019 | By Wayne Jessup

READ THIS: AMY RIGBY

Fall is blessing us with an abundance of music bios, and while the big names are justifiably commanding the headlines, don’t overlook the dark horse. Amy Rigby’s Girl To City is a tale well told, of the artist’s flight from …

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DiscoveryHEAR THIS: SUDAN ARCHIVES
November 05. 2019 | By Wayne Jessup

HEAR THIS: SUDAN ARCHIVES

Sudan Archives steps forward for her debut LP Athena, out 11/1 on Stones Throw. The self-taught violinist has sharpened up her writing & producing skills over a pair of EP’s, breaking through on the second, 2018’s Sink. A magnetic cameo …

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NewsNoisepop 2020 First Wave Lineup Revealed
November 03. 2019 | By Wayne Jessup

Noisepop 2020 First Wave Lineup Revealed

Noise Pop Music & Arts Festival have announced their 2020 first wave lineup, taking place in the Bay Area from 24 Feb to 01 March. Save the dates and start making your plans. Laying a solid foundation, the initial blast …

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NewsPREVIEW: Guerilla Toss
November 02. 2019 | By Wayne Jessup

PREVIEW: Guerilla Toss

Weathering life’s ups and downs, Guerilla Toss are back on the upswing with a brand new EP, What Would The Odd Do, out 10/18 on NNA Tapes and a return to the road, following a layoff for a life threatening …

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DiscoveryTRACKS OF THE WEEK – 10/31/19 Edition
October 31. 2019 | By Wayne Jessup

TRACKS OF THE WEEK – 10/31/19 Edition

Mixing up both new & old and dark & darker, this week’s Tracks salutes that most wonderful time of the year: Halloween. No better place to start than The Damned, with new single “Black Is The Night”, the title track …

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DiscoveryTRACKS OF THE WEEK – 10/24/19 Edition
October 24. 2019 | By Wayne Jessup

TRACKS OF THE WEEK – 10/24/19 Edition

Kicking off this week’s action is new Nest favorite Poolblood. Toronto’s Maryam Said has unleashed debut EP Yummy, with “Dreamer” being our featured cut. The EP is out 11/8 on Shamir’s Accidental Popstar Records. Minimal Compact, 80’s post-punk wonders from …

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DiscoveryTRACKS OF THE WEEK – 10/17/19 Edition
October 17. 2019 | By Wayne Jessup

TRACKS OF THE WEEK – 10/17/19 Edition

This week on Tracks, it’s many happy returns. While smack in the middle of the Vivian Girls reunion tour, Ali Koehler gets the other gang back together for a new self-titled Upset LP, due out 11/22 on Lauren Records. Joined …

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DiscoveryTRACKS OF THE WEEK – 10/10/19 Edition
October 10. 2019 | By Wayne Jessup

TRACKS OF THE WEEK – 10/10/19 Edition

Kicking off this week’s action, Brooklyn’s Bodega is back with the title track of their new EP out 10/11 on What’s Your Rupture Records. There was a kinetic genius to their debut LP Endless Scroll that won us over, but …

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