Monthly Archives: May 2012

mp3: Big Drag – “Lost Your Mind”

Here’s a hazy, psychedelic jam sent to us by Big Drag, who – if not already – should start hearing comparisons to Brian Jonestown Massacre. Big Drag welcomes the addition of Matthew Melton of Bare Wires/Warm Soda on bass guitar tomorrow at Hemlock Tavern with  Sir Lord Von Raven and The Hussy. RSVP here.

Big Drag :: “Lost Your Mind”


mp3: Ty Segall :: “I Bought My Eyes”

Slaughterhouse is out 6/26 on In The Red Records.

Ty Segall Band :: “I Bought My Eyes”

And if you haven’t checked it out already, make sure to peek at the official White Fence/Ty Segall World Tour Documentary as recorded by Mikal Cronin:

video: Permanent Collection :: “It’s Alright”

listen: Warm Soda :: “Reaction”

Listen to the first track from former Bare Wires frontman Matthew Melton’s new band Warm Soda, playing tomorrow at Brick and Mortar Music Hall with Thee Oh Sees, The Mallard, and Burnt Ones. The show’s sold out, but we’re giving away a pair of tickets.

Oh Sees ticket giveaway – playing tomorrow at Brick and Mortar

There are a number of reasons to be excited for the sold out Thee Oh Sees show tomorrow, Wednesday May 16th at Brick and Mortar Music Hall with The Mallard and Burnt Ones.

One, they’ll be playing with Warm Soda – Matthew Melton of Bare Wires’ new band. [listen to a new track]
Two, we’re giving away a pair of free tickets to one random winner. Comment on our Facebook page for this post and we’ll pick a winner by the end of the day. Good luck!

mp3: English Singles :: “Finer Points”

More blissful pop-punk from the Slumberland camp: Sacramento’s English Singles deliver with this ragged-edged, sing-along of a new single entitled “Finer Points.Backstreet Pages is out May 15th on SLR – also dig the artwork above designed by another SLR alum, Matt Roberts of The Mantles. The link to grab the single  isn’t up just yet, so check back here to order. Order here.

English Singles ::
“Finer Points”

What’s going on this week? (we’re throwing a party)

[Melted Toys at Eagle Tavern – more by Robert]

Beach Fossils | Catwalk | Permanent Collection @ Slim’s, 9pm
Light Asylum | Black Jeans | Omar | Nako | Dark Materials @ Public Works, 9pm


Creed @ Warfield, 7pm
Thee Oh Sees | The Mallard | Burnt Ones | Warm Soda @ Brick and Mortar Music Hall, 9pm

Carletta Sue Kay @ Amoeba SF, 6pm 

Sleepy Sun @ The Independent, 9pm
The Avengers | Erase Errata | Carletta Sue Kay @ Cafe du Nord, 9pm
High Castle | CCR Headcleaner | White Suns @ Hemlock Tavern, 9:30pm

Cool Ghouls | Meat Market | Poor Sons @ Hemlock Tavern, 9pm
Melted Toys | Memories | Permanent Collecton | Creepers @ Thee Parkside, 9pm [positive destruction + decades magazine presents]

Blind Shake | Buffalo Tooth | Radio Revolt @ Knockout, 5pm