Tag Archives: Shannon and the Clams

listen: Shannon and the Clams | “Gremlins Crawl”

Shannon and the Clams | “Gremlins Crawl”

Shannon and the Clams‘ new 7″ Gremlins Crawl drops August 17 on Volar Records. Pre-order here. Catch them this Saturday at Day 1 of Total Trash BBQ Weekend at the Continental Club in Oakland.

mp3: Ty Segall :: “Wave Goodbye”

Check out this absolutely enormous jam taken from Ty Segall‘s forthcoming release Slaughterhouse, out in June on In The Red. Ty Segall performs tomorrow in SF at The Independent with White Fence, Shannon and the Clams and The Mallard. Doors at 8pm. RSVP here.

mp3 premiere: Cool Ghouls :: “Ghost Song”

Here’s a slow-burning psych jam from our buds in Cool Ghouls,  to appear on the band’s debut self-titled LP due out this summer. The Ghouls are on a couple of solid bills later this month – they play a 4/20 Save KUSF benefit at Benders (RSVP here) with Uzi Rash and later in the month at Sugar Mountain with Shannon and the Clams – RSVP for the Oakland show here.

mp3 premiere:
Cool Ghouls :: “Ghost Song”

What’s going on this week?

[Wax Idols @ Cake Shop by Phil Maier]

Thee Cormans, Uzi Rash, Sweat Lodge @ Vitus, 9pm

Bare Wires, Meat Market, Big Drag @
The Knockout, 9pm
King Lollipop, Wild Ones, Up All Night @
1-2-3-4 Go! Records, 7pm [all ages]
Religious to Damn, Wax Idols, Alexis Blair Penney @
Elbo Room, 9pm
Ty Segall, Shannon and the Clams, Hank IV, Lenz, DJ Primo @ Mezzanine, 9pm [jonathan toubin benefit]

Dirty Ghosts, Swiftumz, City Deluxe @
The Knockout, 9pm
Deep Teens, Jealousy, Dadfag, Nathan Grice @
Amnesia, 9pm
The Soft Moon, Blouse, Blank Dogs DJ Set @
Cafe Du Nord, 9pm [captured tracks showcase]
White Cloud, Jeffertitti’s Nile, Moccreto, Arms N Legs @ Thee Parkside, 9pm
Zodiac Death Valley, Mister Loveless, The Spyrals, Baby Talk @ Brick and Mortar Music Hall,  8pm

Fleshies, Big Eyes, Wild Assumptions @
1-2-3-4 Go! Records, 7pm [all ages]

Terry Malts, Balaclavas, Rat Columns, Yi @
1-2-3-4 Go! Records, 7pm [all ages]

Bare Wires, Unko Atama, Deadbeats, Adults, Glitz, Shop Talk @
Eli’s Mile High Club, 6pm [day 1 of Rock ‘N’ Roll Madness Fest]
Anything else?

listen: Mikal Cronin // “Am I Wrong”

February’s Bruise Cruise Festival, which will be hosting SF rockers Mikal Cronin, Thee Oh Sees, and The Togas — a supergroup cover band consisting of Ty Segall, Shannon Shaw, and Ryan Sambol among others– is releasing a 7″ to mark the event’s second year of existence. Mikal and King Khan and the Shrines appear on the split; listen to Mikal’s contribution, entitled “Am I Wrong” below.

And here’s a promo/teaser clip for The Togas:

What’s going on this week?

King Lollipop, Peach Kelli Pop, Swiftumz @
1-2-3-4 Go! Records, 7pm

Iggy and the Stooges @
Warfield, 8pm
Broken Cities, Moonbell, Atlas @
Elbo Room, 8:30pm

Jonathan Richman @
Great American Music Hall, 8pm
Thee Oh Sees, Twin Steps, Cool Ghouls @ The Depot, 6:30pm [free sfsu show]

Ganglians, Young Prisms @
Milk Bar, 8pm
The Fleshtones, Dukes of Hamburg, Teutonics @ The Knockout, 9pm [night one of two]

The Donkeys, Lilac, Buxton @
Bottom of the Hill, 9:30pm [co-headliners]
The Fleshtones, Top Ten, Chuckleberries @ The Knockout, 9pm [night two of two]

Music for Animals, Kishi Bashi @
Engine Works, 9pm [+ special guest]
Tennis, Miniature Tigers, Devon Williams @
Bottom of the Hill, 10pm
Twin Steps, TRMRS, Uzi Rash, Yi @ Sugar Mountain, 8pm [TS record-release]
Nectarine Pie, The Love Dimension, Primitive Hearts @ 924 Gilman, 9pm [east bay psychedelic disaster]

Shannon and the Clams, Buffalo Tooth, Primitive Hearts @
ATA, 3pm [ATA fundraiser/winter beach formal]
Grass Widow, Erase Errata @
924 Gilman [girls rock camp showcase]

video: Shannon and the Clams // “Toxic Revenge”

[directed by Grass Widow’s Hannah Lew]