Art Brut

  • Blogs

    August 29, 2012

    Rock Music Is Too Serious, Or Why We Still Need the Vaselines

    If the U.S. was an emoticon, it would be that frowning, teary-eyed yellow face. If it was a meme, it would be "Sad Keanu." According to the Gallup-Healthways Well-Being Index, which measures overall national contentment, Americans are becoming increasingly miserable. The index scores the well-being ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 3, 2011

    Blaze Away with Sea Lions' Joyously Stoned Debut Album

    ‚ÄčListen to this while high: Sea Lions' Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Sea Lions But Were Afraid to Ask.‚ÄčBehind the buzz: These D.I.Y. brats outta Oxnard with a nice line in spirited tunefulness impressive enough for the reliably tasteful people at Oakland's Slumberland Records ... More >>

  • Calendar

    June 3, 2009
  • Blogs

    December 9, 2008

    Hear It in SF First: Mapei

    While I was busy judging the Live 105 battle of the bands last night, music director Aaron Axelsen put a bug in my hear about a new favorite act of his, Mapei. She's a rapper from Stockholm of all places, and her grimy beats and tough chick delivery make the tracks on her MySpace page instantly stic ... More >>

  • News

    September 12, 2007

    Gimme Indie Rock!

    Local promoters take a big risk to give S.F. a music fest that will restore the city's cool cred

  • Blogs

    August 21, 2007

    Winehouse Cancels on SF: We have rehabs here too, Amy!

    2007 will forever be known as the summer of rehab. White girls, black guys, it don't matter, everyone sang along as Britney, Lindsey, Paris, and Richie all got some time outs. And we were going to end that summer swilling four fingers of jack with Amy Winehouse at the Warfield 9.21. Too bad the bitc ... More >>

  • Music

    June 27, 2007

    Art Brut

    It's a Bit Complicated (Downtown)

  • Music

    March 29, 2006
  • Music

    March 15, 2006
  • Music

    June 29, 2005

    Rise of the Pod People

    Podcasting: What it is, how to get it, and what it means for a radio dial near you

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