Bert Jansch

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    September 20, 2013

    Watch: Mazzy Star Moans Approvingly About "California"

    So Mazzy Star, whom you know from your time with alt-rock radio (if not from any "just before bed" playlist you made when you were, say, 16), has a new album coming out next week, its first in 17 years. Seasons of Your Day will feature Hope Sandoval and David Roback and some special guests, includin ... More >>

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    October 12, 2011
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    October 5, 2011

    R.I.P. Bert Jansch, 1943-2011

    After battling lung cancer for the last couple of years, Scottish folksinger and guitarist Bert Jansch passed away this morning at age 67. Jansch was one of the pioneers of a picking-oriented, depressive folk style that influenced such fellow cult musicians and luminaries as Donovan and Nick Drake ... More >>

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    July 6, 2010

    Four Opening Acts You Don't Want to Miss This Week

    Eric FischerAlexa Wilding performs Saturday at Great American Music Hall‚ÄčNot overstuffed, but certainly not empty -- the mid-summer brings us a straight-up solid week of shows here in the Bay Area. We'll have a couple big names heading through town, while several smaller venues are taking a pause. ... More >>

  • Music

    August 22, 2007

    Hear This

    Daniel Johnston brings DIY pop bliss to an imperfect world

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    August 8, 2007

    The Return of Arthur Magazine

    Arthur magazine: back from the ashes but still looking for a lifeline

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    December 24, 2002

    Oh, Inverted World

    A handful of sleepers to wake up the neighbors

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    July 3, 2002

    Hank Dogs

    Half Smile (spinART)

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    April 19, 2000

    Peter Case

    Flying Saucer Blues (Vanguard)

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