It took me a long time to write this, but that's because I had to figure out a way to do Dolores 5000 justice. I wanted to dive into her music and learn as much as I could. I wanted to be sure I could write something meaningful in the same way that she writes … Continue reading The Epic Ballad of Dolores 5000….
After several years of hiatus, I've decided to make a comeback of sorts! Life has been crazy, and things have changed in the local Sacramento music scene over the past years. Local music venues have mostly gone, but there are a few that are still hanging on thanks to the efforts of the local … Continue reading Returning…..
We openly admit we are not very qualified to write anything about the history of Mr. Charles Adrian Thomas (we say this mostly so we don't get pummeled by the locals in the know, ha!). However, we do know that Mr. Thomas, better known around midtown Sacramento as Ground Chuck, is very much a local … Continue reading Music benefit for local legend: Ground Chuck!
Holly L'Babe, where did you come from? Who in the world is Holly L'Babe? Well we are not quite sure, but we have a sneaking suspicion it's a side project of local Sacramento band 'Silver Spoons' Spencer Hoffman, along with the support of musicians from local band 'Basket House' (We could be wrong, so don't … Continue reading VIEDO SPOTLIGHT: Holly L’Babe – Amber Eyes
In May 2015 the inaugural First Festival was held in West Sacramento and featured 18 musical acts, of which included notable local Sacramento bands 'Whiskey & Stitches', 'Drop Dead Red', 'A Mile Till Dawn', and 'Be Brave Bold Robot'. It was created by two local business owners Danielle Vincent and Ashley Rastad, and … Continue reading First Fest Sacramento 2016 – Submissions now OPEN!
Café Colonial truly is, as Owner/Operator Matthew Marrujo once told me, "Oak parks best kept secret"! It is one of the most accommodating all ages music venues in town, and they have worked hard to create a welcoming location for bands (local and touring) to come and play music. They have always been supportive of the local music … Continue reading Cafe Colonial- Sound Improvement Benefit show – 7/31/2015
It's that time again! This Thursday (7/9/2015) there will be a Sac.Indie.Music radio special taking place from 8pm - 10pm! The kind folks over at KDVS 90.3fm have allowed me to take over TWO whole hours of radio. I will be featuring all local Sacramento bands (plus a couple from Oakland, and Davis). If you … Continue reading Sac.Indie.Music – Radio Special #3 KDVS 90.3fm – 07/09/2015