Name: Polyvinyl Records
Headquarters: Champaign, Illinois, and San Francisco, Calif.
Founder(s): Matt Lunsford and Darcie Knight founded Polyvinyl together. For our profile of the imprint, we spoke with Seth Hubbard, the label manager who spearheaded Polyvinyl's expansion to San Fra ... More >>
The music of Deerhoof is like spicy mustard or stinky cheese or Tusk or something: Once you acquire a taste for this kind of thoroughly adventurous pop-rock, nothing else is quite satisfying in the same way. The band (which was founded in S.F. but whose members now live all over the place) started o ... More >>
The list of limited edition releases being ushered out for Record Store Day 2012 considerably dwarfs those of previous years. This coming Saturday, April 21, independent music retailers will be the sole purveyors of a variety of goods arranged with (hopefully) meticulous preparation, and curatorial ... More >>
Deerhoof at Great American Music Hall on Friday night.Deerhoof
Ben Butler and Mousepad
January 28, 2011
@ Great American Music Hall
Better than: San Jose tourist attractions.
To be sure, the term "mid-career art-rockers" -- one that fits sometime Bay Area indie heroes Deerhoof like a permanentl ... More >>
Given numerous (and proliferating) testimonials to cannabis use in its lyrics, it may be safely ventured at this late hour that rock music and marijuana go together like jazz and teacup gin. Racks of rock LPs, even entire sub-genres of the music, reach the ears already reeking of the devil's weed ... More >>
Gretchen RobinetteDeerhoofDeerhoofThe DonkeysSoutheast EngineJuly 8, 2010Bottom of the HillLocal art-rock elders Deerhoof blitzed through a sold-out show at Bottom of the Hill last night with San Diego vintage rockers The Donkeys and Athens, Georgia's Southeast Engine. Photographer Gretchen ... More >>
Deerhoof, with singer/bassist Satomi Matsuzaki at leftDeerhoof isn't the most obvious choice of an idol for a budding teenage rock star from Brooklyn. But it's pretty cool that bassist/singer Satomi Matsuzaki is the hero of the main character in Rules to Rock By, a new young adult novel by Josh F ... More >>