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Friday, Apr 26, 2013 at 5:51 AM
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By Tamara Palmer

Take a Chance on Quaaludes

Take a Chance on Quaaludes

This girl group throws the bird to requests for "Freebird." Read »

Friday, Mar 29, 2013 at 3:25 PM
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By Mosi Reeves

K-Maxx Brings The Funk

K-Maxx Brings The Funk

The multi-talented KPOO DJ debuts his newest music this weekend at Sweater Funk. Read »

Thursday, Mar 28, 2013 at 1:38 PM
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By Mosi Reeves

Kafani Is Ready Now

Kafani Is Ready Now

The Oakland rapper behind club hits like "Swag Swerve" appears with Trinidad James at Mezzanine on April 4. Read »

Tuesday, Mar 19, 2013 at 3:46 PM
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By Mosi Reeves

Blue Sky Black Death Hits 120 Minutes

Blue Sky Black Death Hits 120 Minutes

Transplanted hometown group hits Elbo Room on Mar. 22. Read »

Thursday, Feb 21, 2013 at 5:14 PM
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By Mosi Reeves

Toro Y Moi Blooms in Berkeley

Toro Y Moi Blooms in Berkeley

Since moving to the East Bay, the music of Chazwick Bundick aka Toro y Moi has blossomed. Read »

Wednesday, Feb 13, 2013 at 12:40 AM
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By Mosi Reeves

Holly Herndon Moonlights in Techno

Holly Herndon Moonlights in Techno

Holly Herndon balances producing electronic music with earning a doctorate at Stanford. She performs live at Public Works on Valentine's Day. Read »

Monday, Feb 11, 2013 at 8:50 PM
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By Mosi Reeves

Mara Hruby Revitalizes Standards

Mara Hruby Revitalizes Standards

The Oakland artist bridges the gap between cabaret-era jazz-pop and alternative soul. Catch her at Mezzanine on Valentine's Day. Read »

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The San Francisco music scene is vibrant and eclectic; each district has its own vibe, its own rhythm, and its own social economy. The City: San Francisco Sounds is a blog that plugs the Bay Area audience in to local musicians and their music scenes.
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