• The Dears

    The Dears

    With The Rapture playing just four blocks away and competing for much of the same audience, The Dears still managed to pack in a large crowd of indie rock fans with good taste. Jen Cray had little trouble deciding which show to attend.

  • Elefant

    Elefant

    Black Magic Show (Kemado/Hollywood). Review by Jen Cray.

  • 7 Shot Screamers

    7 Shot Screamers

    The conglomeration of sounds brought forth by 7 Shot Screamers can win the hearts of any crowd, due in no small degree to frontman Mike Leahy’s grand showmanship. Jen Cray called up the man who had even Morrissey raving about him.

  • This Song Is A Mess But So Am I

    This Song Is A Mess But So Am I

    Church Point, LA (Mattress Records). Review by Matthew Moyer.

  • Charlotte Summer

    Charlotte Summer

    Who has the courage to not only cover the Cure’s immortal New Wave prom classic “Just Like Heaven,” but also name her CD after New Order’s equally beloved “Bizarre Love Triangle”? Kyrby Raine talks to San Francisco’s Charlotte Summer.

  • XXL

    XXL

    Ciautistico! (Important). Review by Aaron Shaul.

  • The Organ

    The Organ

    Grab That Gun (Mint). Review by Aaron Shaul.

  • S.

    S.

    Puking and Crying (Suicide Squeeze). Review by Aaron Shaul.

  • Saeta

    Saeta

    We Are All Waiting For Hope (Fish the Cat). Review by Ben Varkentine.

  • Xiu Xiu

    experimental,avant-garde noise,noise rock,electro,techno,Xiu Xiu,Fabulous Muscles,5RC,Aaron Shaul

  • Xiu Xiu

    Xiu Xiu

    Fabulous Muscles (5RC). Review by Aaron Shaul.

  • Morrissey

    Morrissey,Quarry,Irish,Blood,Smiths,Attack,Morrissey,You Are The Quarry,Attack/Sanctuary,Kiran Aditham

  • Morrissey

    Morrissey

    You Are The Quarry (Attack/Sanctuary). Review by Kiran Aditham.

  • Shannon Wright

    Over the Sun (Quarterstick). Review by Aaron Shaul.

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