Anna Larina

Ivan & Alyosha, The Record Company, and Branches at The Independent, 08.14.13

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A last minute addition to the bill, San Francisco’s Branches started off the show with a living room-style set on the Independent’s big stage. They were impressive performing as a three-piece, but also made me wish to hear them full-band one of these days. I may not have much to say, but rest assured it’s […]


Portugal. the Man and Avi Buffalo, The Fox Theater 07.13.13

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While I devote most of my time to photographing and supporting local Bay Area bands, occasionally I get the opportunity to shoot bigger shows – like Portugal. the Man a week and a half ago. The show, held at the beautiful Fox Theater in Oakland, was opened by Avi Buffalo from Long Beach. Portugal. the […]


Picture Atlantic & Owl Paws at Thee Parkside

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On Tuesday June 25th, San Francisco-based Owl Paws finally got to play a show with San Jose’s Picture Atlantic. The two local bands opened for Vinnie Caruana of The Movielife and Geoff Rickly of Thursday, who are on tour together, playing acoustic. During Owl Paws’ opening set, guitarist Colin Hayes said Picture Atlantic is one […]


Test 2 (Anna Larina)

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