Live 105's BFD, with Jane's Addiction, Garbage, Cake, fun., Neon Trees, and more
Saturday, June 2, 2012
Better than: Listening to Live 105 for 12 consecutive hours.
True to its name, Live 105's BFD was a big fucking deal yet again this year. We're talking more than three doz ... More >>
Joseph SchellThe Stone Foxes at the Independent last night.The Stone Foxes
The Soft White Sixties
February 24, 2011
@ The Independent
Better than: Listening to 107.7 The Bone play the same hundred songs on loop.
Noise Pop gave a tip of the feathered hat to the b ... More >>
There's really no way to get around this: We're tired of your lame band names, musicians. Every year, it seems there's a rash of similarly-monikered new outfits hankering for our eartime. And while we do love to check out new music, we'd sincerely appreciate a bit more imagination and independent th ... More >>
Noise Pop has revealed the first wave of its festival lineup for 2011, not
only coming out of the gate with Yo La Tengo, Ted Leo, Dan Deacon, Wavves,
and Best Coast, but also playing a part in bringing the the lo-fi, R&B-minded
How To Dress Well out to San Francisco for his first local appearanc ... More >>
Walken plays Hemlock Tavern this SaturdayStill covered in orange and black tickertape from the Giants parade? Got a hangover from all the revelry? Don't stop believing S.F., hang on to that feeling. You can keep the party going through the weekend with these cheap local happenings. Here's our li ... More >>
The Stone Foxes canceled dates, but their July 17th CD release party at Cafe Du Nord is still on.S.F.'s The Stone Foxes cancel tour dates due to one member having to receive an emergency appendectomy. But the band's announcement doesn't say which member is having surgery. [Pollstar]Neil Young's f ... More >>
Better Than: Ninety percent of all other tribute shows.
Eric Shea and Molly Tuttle are all-stars of the local country music scene -- their taste is infallible, they smile a lot, and they love love love Gram Parsons. Their eighth annual Sleepless Nights tribute concert was proof of all of the above ... More >>
EKAphotographySee You in Austin: Bart Davenport
If you're going to Austin, Texas' annual music festival SXSW, remember the date March 20. On that day, SF-based indie Talking House records is throwing what it calls a "14-hour rager" featuring "a ton of the Bay Area's most interesting bands" at the W ... More >>