Saturday, February 27, 2021

Tag: New Music

New Music: Brijean’s lovely ‘Feelings’ updates mellow disco flair with cool-out confidence

After all we've been through, the perfect record for a cold one in your right hand and a cute one on your left.

New Music: ‘Brighter Days Ahead’ comp shines with classic soul uplift

Colemine Records issues a 22-song collection highlighting deep grooves—and a little optimism.

New Music: Behold the curious power of ’80s Japanese mutant pop

'Somewhere Between' comp highlights moment when minimal electronic gestures seemed like big experiments.

New Music: Support these excellent artists directly this week

Sitka Sun, Bézier, Juju, Danielle de Picciotto, Terry Gross (not that one), and more for Bandcamp Friday

New Music: 13 terrific-sounding releases on our list right now

Madlib, Arlo Parks, The Weather Station, J-Dilla, more recent and forthcoming releases that shine up 2021.

New Music: With ‘Family Album,’ Lia Ices marries Laurel Canyon to Wine Country

Written in Sonoma as she became a new mom, album supplies a bonny cluster of psychedelic-tinged Americana

Arts Forecast: A peep back at psychedelic SF will raise your spirits

Plus: New local streaming channels from SFSymphony, Oasis, and SFJAZZ—and get ready for Festpocalypse

New Music: Clarity, tenderness mark Kelly McFarling’s twangy ‘Delicate’

In new single, the local alt-folk singer-songwriter feels out the power and limitations of words today.

New Music: Oakland’s Brijean breezes in with tropicalia-tinged gossamer pop

On forthcoming 'Feelings,' the duo float on percussive accents, dreamy atmospheres, and relaxed vocals.

New Music: BBE tribute album explores Bowie’s Black sonic inspirations

Plus: Nubiyan Twist's hard-hitting Afrobeat promises, Beatchild's look back, other fresh tunes to kickstart your week.