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Darondo Live in San Francisco Tonight

The abridged history of S.F. legend Darondo goes like this: He started recording low-rider soul, blues, and r&b in the early '70s, making a name for himself through his releases, connections, and the white Rolls Royce he drove around the Bay Area. But three 45s in, Darondo ceased producing music and all but disappeared.

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  • 12/19/2007

Alter Ego Releases Why Not?! and The Kings of Electro

With a new full-length and mix disc, German masters of synths and drum machines Alter Ego provide a crash course on where electro-tech has been and where it’s going.

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  • 12/19/2007

Top 10: Ghostland Observatory, Amplive, Léonard de Léonard

A weekly examination of our favorite current and forthcoming albums, compilations, and singles.

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  • 12/17/2007

Loading... Hillary Clinton for Videogames, Call of Duty 4 Kid Busted For Online Threat

Hillary Clinton Asks About Your Gaming Habits. Kinda.
Former first lady, current Presidential candidate, and long-time adversary of the videogame industry, Hillary Clinton, has seemingly decided to stop alienating people who play games and instead, *gasp*, reach out to them, albeit minimally.

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Ghostwood Signs to Modular, Preps EP

Ghostwood might look like the Klaxons and be signed to Modular, but don't expect any Technicolor-tinted silliness from this Sydney, Australia-based foursome. Rather, as indicated by their forthcoming, self-titled EP, these boys prefer brooding guitar chords and emotionally distraught lyrics, and sound closer to straightforward indie rock than most acts on Modular. Read more » 

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  • 12/17/2007

Red Version

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  • 12/17/2007

Test Press Thursdays Reloads for New Year

San Francisco digital music academy Pyramind will again host its electronic music producers forum, Test Press Thursdays. Now in its third year, the event invites amateur and bedroom producers to debut new tracks and have them evaluated before a panel of industry experts.

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  • 12/17/2007

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