Music Submissions

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Take Back the Night: Phantogram @ Amoeba Records

02/26/2014

Last Wednesday, following an appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live, and the day before a sold-out show at Oakland’s Fox Theater, rising New York duo Phantogram treated San Francisco to a (free!) four-song set at Amoeba Records, highlighting material from their new record, Voices. This was their first Bay Area appearance since a dominating performance at last year’s Treasure Read More

Anna Calvi “Blackout”

09/05/2011

This song first caught my attention because I thought it was Chrissie Hynde, and as a lifelong Pretender’s fan, I don’t say that lightly. Calvi’s flippantly cool, I-won’t-wallow-in-my-pain, track is reminiscent of one of my favorite Pretender’s songs, “Don’t Get Me Wrong.” Brian Eno referred to her as “the best thing since Patti Smith.” Comparison’s Read More

Soundcloud Submissions

04/08/2011

Souncloud submissions. Simply put, bands we’ve taken note whom have submitted their music to us via Soundcloud. Each track is accompanied by the message sent to us. We just cut and paste (artist take notice). Now we leave it up to you. Yes, scary that we should trust the tastemakers that follow us, but we’ll Read More

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