Pure Indie : Thunderegg

A day after devoting an entire post of homage to the true spirit of indie, I get a package in the mail.  I knew it was a CD since I don’t get any other kind of package, but this one was heavy.  I’d say it felt like a triple CD collection, but I was wrong,…

Jorrell : A Port Elizabeth Brahmin

How indie can indie get?  It used to be that indie meant you put something out using a Tascam or similiar four track using a radioshack low definition tape you bought for 99¢ at some garage sale.  It meant you created the recording in a tiny room by yourself or with a guy you knew…

Great Story and Hypermodernity

I love this one from the kind folks behind the Breakmakers: I wanted to tell you about this guy – Jont. He’s a friend of ours with a bit of a crazy story, but basically his song Sweetheart was on the Wedding Crashers soundtrack, which unfortunately got played right at the end of the credits…

Pilot the Morning Fall

Well, I guess bloggin’ was just not enough for me.  I’ve decided to construct a music label as well.  Why not?  I mean, I put up songs by artists and labels I respect, but why not put up music by 4F friends?  Visit 4F Records. I present to you a new ep by Farhad Parsa…

New Pain & Music for the New Year

I hope the rest of you started the New Year in better shape than me.  On my way to work along my usual route down the steep Portola/Upper Market drive I slid into a curb with my bicycle and flew about 10 feet (according to witnesses) and remained unconscious for about 10 minutes.  Somebody called…