"Foot Foot seems to be from LA, but they are not from any neighbourhood I recognize; they sound way too friendly." -Wire Magazine "Foot Foot ditches the sprawl of LA, instead creating a world that's reminiscent of Carson McCuller, Tom Waits, and a splash of Beat Happening...they sound like what you'd hear a junk peddler play as he drives his wagon to meet the devil." -Record Relapse
Fantastic Magic were a San Diego tropical psych folk trio. They played their first show in March 2007 at the Rosary Room and their last on September 28, 2008 at the Che Cafe. In their brief existence, they released "Witch Choir" in tape and CDR format on Abandon Ship Records and an untitled 7" on What Delicate Recordings.
Daren Ho / Jeff Witscher / Ryan Garbes The name says it all, annihilated, fucked up, hardcore damage from Witcher, Drip, and Garbage, Iowa City underground punk filth. Manic deranged vocals over primitive punk trash.
Rtfo bandwagon as gitesna for last year's recently discovered by me. folk-punk-style third disc velvet underground, or even lighter version of the Evens. made a month ago siedmiocalówke pts "New jack", brzmiaca much worse, but dynamically.
AC could have opened for Camper Van Beethoven or Built to Spill in the 90's and fit right in, all the while keeping his punk integrity and under the radar messethics in terms of sound and style. Nashville-style picking could get him a Gretsch endorsement, or a place in Johnny Cash or Roy Orbinson's backing band once he reaches the gates of heaven (Trudgers is going to hell, for sure.
Psychic Reality is Bay Area musician Leyna Noel Tilbor. Psychic Reality/ LA Vampires (split LP with Pocahaunted’s Amanda Brown) was released in February 2010 on Not Not Fun Records http://www.myspace.com/realitypsychic
A heavy band that hails from Orland, California. Orland has a few traveler services on I-5 at Highway 32, but not as many as Willows, Williams, or Corning. Nothing People have four records out and few 7 inch singles. But not as many records or singles as Hawkwind, The Buzzcocks or The Scientists.
Horse Marriage was formed in the Summer of 2009 as a way bringing the respective musical projects of Stewart Adams and Dave McPeters into the live arena. Since then, the band has grown its own pair of legs, adding members as it sees fit.
Cutesy, ramshackle folk from Zoe Latta and Silvie Deutsch in Santa Cruz, CA. Their voices clamor for attention like small children but then suddenly out of the dixie-cup folk they pull together into sweet earnest pop songs.