Noise Pop 2018: A Bay Area indie culture celebration

Noise Pop 2018

FESTIVAL PREVIEW: The 26th edition of Noise Pop invades SF, Oakland and beyond this month to honor everything we love about the Bay Area.

SF Shows of the Week // GO4FREE to Rustie or The Fresh & Onlys

Rustie // The Fresh & Onlys

Win a pair of free tickets to one of our “Shows of the Week” in SF from January 12th-18th.

Festival Review: Noise Pop 2014

FESTIVAL REVIEW: Noise Pop Festival 2014 has come and gone, and what a jam-packed week of music and merriment it was!

The Fresh & Onlys lead SF surf rock showcase at Brick & Mortar for Noise Pop Fest

SHOW REVIEW: Tim Cohen cracked SF gentrification jokes between songs, including “We are San Francisco, or we were San Francisco, or San Francisco was us.”

12 reasons to grab a Noise Pop festival badge

FESTIVAL PREVIEW: Noise Pop Festival, a week-long event spread out amongst the finest 22 venues in SF, makes for the finest extended independent music showcase on the West Coast.

New Music Tuesday: Animal Collective • Cat Power • Stars • Jens Lekman • Bob Mould • The Fresh & Onlys

Animal Collective - Centipede Hz

Every Tuesday, we focus on new music releases by naming our top tracks and supplying the latest videos for select albums.