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

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 […]



By: Maggie Guevara Earth Snake prepares to release its newest album, The Knowing Experiment, on January 13th, 2012. The sounds of Earth Snake are progressive and in your face.  The mastermind behind all of the music is one person named Ed Stanley.  All of the instruments in his music are written and performed by him. Some of his songs […]


EP REVIEW: Pictures In Sound

by Cameron Marling Pictures In Sound are a progressive rock/experimental four piece band based out of Los Angeles, California. The band released their self-titled EP online in October and have since been featured on Breakthruradio.com [soundcloud url=”http://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/12506368″ params=”show_comments=true&auto_play=false&color=ff7700″ width=”100%” height=”81″ ] The 6 track EP was self-recorded and produced in the band’s rehearsal space with help […]