New North American tour dates announced for Beach House! Baltimore, Maryland’s dream pop duo will be playing at Bimbo’s 365 Club in San Francisco on 4/14/2010.
MizMuze was out waaaaay past her bed time last night at the Noisepop Zee Avi show at the Rickshaw Stop (more on that later). So…no new band for today’s SOTD. Can’t go wrong with YYY’s, and this song needs no explanation—just watch and listen…
Yeah Yeah Yeahs – skeletons
NEW IN-STORE ADDED: Surfer Blood – San Francisco – Thursday, April 1, 2010 06:00pm February 25, 2010
Just announced…see Surfer Blood for free, live at Amoeba Records in San Francisco on Thursday 4/1/2010 at 6:00 pm:
After two bottles of wine there may be a little distortion in the retelling of the history of Frederick Douglass, but Jen Kirkman gives it a go with the help of Don Cheadle and Will Ferrell…see the whole 5-minute video on HBO’s comedy series Funny or Die…
Funny Or Die Presents: Drunk History (HBO) Frederick Douglass and Abraham Lincoln
Do you miss the days when you were all about black—clothes, eyeliner, nail polish, lipstick, attitude? Your jet-black hair hanging in front of your face as you stood in the corner listening to New Order and Joy Division and thinking, “only Ian Curtis really understands me.” Well now that you’re all growns up, relive your painful youth with Philly’s (now based in New York) Cold Cave; only now you realize love won’t tear you apart, but love comes close…and just when you think you’ve got Cold Cave pegged as New Order Redux, listen to “Life Magazine” for a disco dance-ready happy-go-lucky “now you’re part of the in-crowd” jam…
Cold Cave – Love Comes Close
Check out more of Cold Cave’s tunez:
Massive Attack Guest DJ’s on KCRW’s Morning Becomes Eclectic February 24, 2010
Massive Attack (Robert Del Naja and Grant Marshall) will be sharing their favorite songs in a Guest DJ set on KCRW’s program ‘Morning Becomes Eclectic’ today at 11:15 a.m PST.
Seven-piece (live they are an eight-piece) indie-pop band hailing from Wales (although none of the band members are actually Welsh) all with the last name Campesinos! They are a must-see live…
Los Campesinos! – There are Listed Buildings
The bands’ official second album ‘Romance is Boring’ dropped last month. They just announced their return to the Bay Area with a 5/7/2010 gig at the Regency Ballroom in San Francisco. Get all their tour dates on their websites: