Last night the Railroad Revival tour kicked off at Middle Harbor Shoreline Park in Oakland and the 8,000 plaid-wearing audience revelers couldn’t have been more excited.
After nine trailers for the new Death Cab for Cutie music video, the band has finally released the official video for their newest track ‘You Are a Tourist’ off their upcoming album Codes and Keys.
Last week Slim’s, a popular music venue on 11th between Folsom and Harrison, was shut down for ten days by the State Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control (the ABC). Despite the obvious conclusion that this had something to do with serving alcohol to minors, Amoeba.com reports that it was actually closed because of a noise complaint made by a neighbor.
The indie pop duo Maniac released their newest album Mania (on vinyl) today and to compliment their music the band also unveiled an unconventional music video for the single “3 Kings Day.” Co-frontmen Shawn Harris and Jake Grigg recorded the video on two separate continents.
Yann Tiersen, forever the scrawny French accordionist in my mind, played at the Regency Ballroom on Tuesday night and I couldn’t have been more surprised by what I saw. No longer the unassuming solo virtuosic performer, Tiersen has grown into the frontman of a full on rock band.
It’s time again for a brand spanking new music video and this time it’s from San Francisco based band Papercuts. It starts out like your quintessential music video – college party, loner guy (played by frontman) Jason Robert Quever – but then it takes a rather odd turn.
The Strokes have released their new single “Under Cover of Darkness” today. Even better news – you can download the track for free on their website.
Calling all Motorhead fans and Chrome bag aficionados! SF Station is giving away a Motorhead Chrome bag to celebrate their concert tonight at the Warfield. Our good friends over at Chrome have graciously donated a bag (a $190 value!) and it could be all yours!
For your chance to win tell us what you would put in your Chrome bag in the comment section below. So go ahead, dazzle us with your thoughts of wisdom.
One lucky winner will be randomly selected and announced on Monday, February 7th at 5pm.
SF Station has the hookup and wants to send you and a friend to DJ Jazzy Jeff featuring Skillz at Mighty this Friday. Since his days with the Fresh Prince, Jazzy Jeff has taken his solo career to new heights, and he’s ready to blow the socks off San Francisco, yet again. Sign up to win after the jump.