* US Air Guitar Championships: Witness the Madness of People Rawking on Thin Air
Last Night: US Air Guitar Championships Regional Qualifier
July 14, 2012
Better than: Air bassoon.
This summer, like so many summers before it, brings an aura of excitement to ambitious com ... More >>
Architecture in Helsinki played the Fillmore last night.
Architecture In Helsinki
Nov. 3, 2011
Better than: George Michael's stylist in the '80s.
When the members of Architecture in Helsinki situated themselves behind three keyboards and only one acoustic d ... More >>
Mira BornProbably not the most comfy angle from which to have a bunch of grindcore dudes looking at you.According to a Google search I did about a minute ago, Finland's primary exports include timber, paper products, and meteorological equipment. Assuming that there's some validity to that list, ... More >>
What, we have to use a photo of Neko Case just because she's a babe? Grow up.You know what they say about porn stars and monogamy. No? Well, surely someone must have said something about it once. Point is, San Francisco twosome The Dodos announced yesterday that alt-country vixen and sometime N ... More >>
Neon Indian's Alan PalomoWe had a quick chat with Neon Indian's Alan Palomo ahead of his performance this Sunday at SF Weekly's All Shook Down Music Festival. (Which, coincidentally, is the day after Palomo's 22nd birthday.) Palomo told us why Neon Indian's live show is like a Neon Indian cover b ... More >>
Hesheroke at Thee ParksideDeath of Analog Television Party (Friday)Remember the television? That giant box you "interacted" with by rubbing your head against the screen to make your hair staticy? Well that ancient bit of technology officially went digital today. And since we covet the ye olde ... More >>
The GrownKids Radio Crew (from left to right): Cyclyst, Brown Majic, E da Boss, Diversify, SpinnertyE da Boss lives up to that mighty title by acting as the go-to tour DJ for Bay Area heavies like Blackalicious and Jennifer Johns, among his myriad other skills. He also keeps an ear to the undergroun ... More >>
Oh, sure, your psych-folkcore-gamelan band is rad. But when was the last time you invented your own lyrical language? Or, for that matter, released no less than 20 albums (not including endless EPs and live recordings) in the past 15 years? What we're trying to say is that it takes a helluva team to ... More >>