Archive for the ‘local music’ Category

Tempo No Tempo, French Miami, & Boyz IV Men at Amnesia, 10/1/2009

October 2, 2009

It has been a policy of mine to never review friends’ shows ever since I started watching live music with a critical eye. Today, I will break that rule to tell the world about what a great time I had watching French Miami and Tempo No Tempo at Amnesia.

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new wiretap feature up!

September 8, 2009

ooh! ooh! there is a new feature on wiretapmusic.com. this month’s band is Oakland’s Tempo No Tempo — one of my favorite local bands. check it out. shit gets real.

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want to learn a new word?

September 4, 2009

my homeboys, battlehooch, were just featured in a little write-up on sfgate. these guys are going to be playing friday night at the uptown in support of their new self-released record, Piecechow — for FREE. w/ wallpaper, somehow at sea, & suicidal barfly. 9PM. 1928 Telegraph Ave. oakland, ca. did i mention free?

what does piecechow mean?
find out by reading the entire article after the jump….

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wiretap music’s anniversary month!

August 10, 2009

it’s wiretapmusic.com‘s anniversary month, and they’re replaying all of their features! for those of you who don’t know, wiretap music is a website run by my good friend olivia parriott that does monthly features of bands in the san francisco scene. there’s a lot of great stuff on this site, and if you check it out today or tomorrow my old band’s feature will be on the front page! you’ll get to see me not so incognito. check it!