Moving Units have a knack for moving your unit; Silver Sunshine sounds as bright as its name
Radio 4's politically charged dance-punk; A Flock of Goo Goo's punk'd '80s pop; Kaki King's six-string sting
This was the year electronic dance music got its head -- and its ass -- out of the past.
Lua|Take It Easy (Love Nothing)
Jeff Fare and the Paradise Boys may be S.F.'s best hope for electro-rock success
Sharing a spotlight with Bright Eyes is no easy task. But Cursive is up for it.
Proto-punk European street music and neo-cabaret, Hasidic reinterpretations of Ice-T, and a shot at Paradise
Meet "the new Bob Dylan," aka Conor Oberst, who knows pain despite his young age
Metro Area (Environ)
Dawn of the Butterfly (My Pal God)
Singer/songwriter Jason Morphew's road to San Francisco -- and success -- takes some odd turns
Silke Tudor sings the praises of punk rock karaoke, swoons over the Faint, and revels in girlhood