Divas. Dolphins. Dance. Meet Big Wild and Electric Mantis.

Review and Photography by Megan T. The Independent, May 21st 2016 I will gloss over the first artist, Split, because he moved with the entitlement of a star, but played … Continue Reading →


First American Sighting: Mura Masa and NAO smash genres

Review and Photography by Megan T. Beyond badass vibes infiltrated San Francisco last week as Mura Masa, Nao and Bonzai came to the Independent. I’ll walk you through the carnival. … Continue Reading →


Charles Bradley at the Catalyst

Who could’ve guessed one of the greatest shows at the Catalyst would be on a Monday night? On a Monday night, we caught a glimpse of what it must’ve been … Continue Reading →


Opener > Headliner: Rooney Returns

Review and Photography by Megan T. The Catalyst Disclaimer: I didn’t like Rooney before. Honest fact: I don’t like them now. Sure, they’re named for Ferris Bueller’s principal, Ed Rooney. … Continue Reading →


Lapsley & Morly : Vocal Compliments

Review and Photography by Megan T. The Independent April 20th, 2016   These sounds are a playful darkness. They are crystalline vocals and slinky backdrops of electronic fog. Morly, a … Continue Reading →


Odd Electric : HÆLOS

Review and Photography by Megan T. Brick and Mortar 4.19.2016 A luminous ring of light surrounding that which is sacred. And perhaps this is the sound that accompanies such an … Continue Reading →


The Last Shadow Puppets at the Catalyst

View post on imgur.com The Last Shadow Puppets have been showering good news to Californian music fans these past couple of weeks. Not only a new album, playing both Coachella … Continue Reading →