30th Aug2013

Live Roll: Melvins 30th Anniversary Show @ Slim’s, 8/22

The Melvins commemorated their 30 years of existence as the single most consistent & recognizable troubadours of American metal and hardcore with a anniversary tour that summarized their...

16th Aug2013
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Album Review : Barbarossa – Bloodlines

  James Mathé’s Barbarossa is quite an interesting and unique band. I realized this when getting into the first song of his new album called Bloodlines. One...

01st Aug2013
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Live Roll / Review: Killer Mike + El-P (Run The Jewels) @ The Independent SF

Run The Jewels shook up the hip-hop arena when they released a 33 minute album with the biggest set of balls on it this year. When the...

09th Jul2013

Album Review: Simone Fiorletta – Personalities

Simone Fiorletta’s “Personalities” is an instrumental metal/rock album that was released on June 7 and was somewhat elusive to me for quite some time, however it was...

25th Jun2013

Live Roll: Hands @ Brick & Mortar Music Hall, 6/21

Hands brought their recently buzzed-about synthpop sound to San Francisco’s Brick & Mortar Music Hall this past Friday. Supported by local upstarts Be Calm Honcho and the...

22nd Jun2013

Live Roll: The Thermals @ The New Parish, 6/15

The Thermals recently came through the New Parish in Oakland to finish a massive tour supporting their new LP, Desperate Ground. Supported by the up-and-coming Audacity and...

10th Jun2013

Live Roll: Parquet Courts @ Rickshaw Stop, 6/7

After accumulating a great deal of press for their brilliant 2012 debut LP, Light Up Gold, Parquet Courts rewarded a sold-out crowd at San Francisco’s Rickshaw Stop with...

07th Jun2013

Festival Recap: FPSF – Day Two

Welcome to the second day of the FPSF recap. Day one was exhausting… the sun was relentless and the amount of people didn’t help matters any. Day...

06th Jun2013

Festival Recap: FPSF – Day One

For those of you who don’t know, Free Press Summer Fest is a huge annual summer festival in Houston, Texas. The festival, which is two days long,...

06th Jun2013

Album Review: Anton Zap – Water

Water, it comes in many forms but I bet you didn’t know it was music too! Anton Zap’s new album entitled “Water” is a mix of new...