CD Review: Julian Plenti. . . Is Skyscraper by Julian Plenti

Julian Plenti. . . Is Skyscraper, is the debut solo CD of Interpol’s Paul Banks. I hate to address this right off and I would rather just say Julian Plenti is a completely different artist, and he is. It’s a brave move to go out on your own and it makes sense to use a […]

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Show Review & Photos: the Warlocks & Gliss @ Chop Suey

I finally saw the Warlocks! Something always seems to happens so that I miss them. I caught part of a show of theirs once when they opened for the Raveonettes probably 6 years ago – I know it’s been a long time. So finally seeing them last night was a very good experience. They have […]

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Photos: Wild Light @ Chop Suey

I am sure I must not be the only one saying it but these Wild Light guys should be huge hits. Mega huge. Mega. They’ve got massive success potential written all over them and their songs. Does this mean I like them? In this case, yes it certainly does. Highlights? California on My Mind, New […]

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Photos & Show Review: Seaweed & the Whore Moans @the Crocodile

The headliner Seaweed had a friendly, mostly male and energetic fan base. That’s cool and it was even cooler to watch these fans mosh while I was at a safe distance from the action. This meant that I was able to take a small video of the moshing just with my little camera so while […]

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Show Preview: French Miami @ the Sunset, Sunday August 9

San Francisco’s French Miami is playing the Sunset on Sunday night, August 9th. I like this band’s speed and when singer Jason Heiselmann says, “I’m not jealous anymore”, in Science Fiction it’s twisted enough that you almost believe him. The God Damn Best is also an awesome tune. photo by Lydia White They’ll appear with […]

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