[The Bay Area is actively producing and attracting experimentalists, multimedia performance artists, cult punk ritualists, and innovative anti-socials with no capacity for self-promotion. Hidden Agenda is a column that spreads the word about their performances.] Horror film imagery, macabre fixatio ... More >>
Matthew MeltonBrontez Purnell, of the Younger Lovers Brontez Purnell possesses the rare skill of being able to shift effortlessly from a serious discussion of art to absurd anecdotes about Reeboks, hesher boyfriends, and the raw "'hood beat" that informs the garage-pop of his current band, Th ... More >>
Yep, this is the cover art. We all know Ty Segall can blast out some of the best face-melters of anyone in San Francisco the world right now. But guess what? Dude can write some pretty sweet songs, too. With melodies and stuff. That's the takeaway from Goodbye Bread, the new album from this ... More >>
Back Numbers (Zoe/Rounder)
Retro Sheik; Bruno's lives!
Silke Tudor smiles upon the Angry White Male Tour
Oasis reminds us that our past is present