Does place still matter? One year and nearly 400 releases later, a reflection on what I learned by tuning my ears to local music from Oakland, San…
Parallel plays perfect shoegaze for Cherub Dream Records; Community Theater goes deep into freestyle; Shy'an G delivers a four-track EP soundtrack to…
Celebrate local hip hop beatmakers, real live garage rockers, solo black metal behemoths, underground junglists, and disco house producers on Bandcamp…
New interview with SF ambient artist Shipwreck Detective, Oakland producer Space Ghost assembles a set for Mixmag, and it's always summer with Gilberto…
Blast the new album from Oakland rapper ALLBLACK and celebrate Bandcamp Friday by supporting Bay Area artists Thao, Robert Yang, Sugar Candy Mountain…
On the three-month anniversary of White Crate, listen to the new meditative, experimental electronic album by the late SF producer Pauline Anne Strom
A 90s jazz classic from SF saxophonist Joe Henderson; diverse and supreme dance music from jarradcleofé; a live experimental drone performance by silo…
Float in space to Christina Chatfield's new ambient record, head bop to a meeting of jazz and hip hop stars on Jazz Is Dead, and reminisce on SF's…
Listen to Mae Powell perform live on Lower Grand Radio; rock out to Wander, one of the Bay's best post-rock bands; space out to the fantastical piano of…
Also check out new music from Larry June, Stunnaman02, La Doña, Fake Fruit, Plastic Candles on Paisley Shirt Records, and Boyish (ft. ASTU, Ozer, and…
Richard Haig drops darkwave beast "Sepulchre"; Indie pop meets post-punk on new EP from neutrals; Miko Marks and the Resurrectors release "Feel Like…
Brijean debuts on Ghostly with dreamy beachside disco, James Wavey re-releases "Babe" on vinyl, and Varsha explores the history of house on Lower Grand…