An irreverent field recordist and archivist, Megan Mitchell debuts with 'Disambiguation.'
by Sam Lefebvre | Jul 18, 2018
The local experimental band's 'Electric Ghost Parade' arrives after four years in the making.
by Aaron Carnes | Jul 18, 2018
Smythe's has weathered recession, online competition, and a perception of accordions as coarse-sounding period props. Now it's the only public accordion center in the Bay Area.
by Sam Lefebvre | Jul 11, 2018
The ex-Trails and Ways member never meant to start a shoegaze project.
by Matt St. John | Jul 11, 2018
Ahead of a performance at Taste of Oakland, founder D'Wayne Wiggins opens up about the group's legacy, current projects, and mentoring young musicians.
by Rebecca Bodenheimer | Jul 4, 2018
The New Parish's former owner Jason Perkins is accused of threatening homeless people, prompting outcry from local artists and activists.
by Sam Lefebvre | Jun 27, 2018
The electropunk band hasn't performed in 15 years — and it may never again.
by Robert Ham | Jun 27, 2018