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The Sound of Odd Numbers: Yvette Young

January 30, 2015

The final installment of a larger project by Lorisa Salvatin http://vimeo.com/118082285 After being inspired by math rock bands like Tera Melos and American Football, San Jose-based singer songwriter Yvette...

The Sound of Odd Numbers: Bobey

January 26, 2015

The second installment of a larger project by Lorisa Salvatin Layers of strange time signatures and bouncy melodies color the music of Brendan Page, known also as Bobey. Page said his move to San Francisco...

The Sound of Odd Numbers: Tommy Boys

The Sound of Odd Numbers: Tommy Boys
December 30, 2014

The first installment of a larger project by Lorisa Salvatin Although their music once consisted mostly of traditional, off-beat math rock licks, Tommy Boys have been incorporating this technical...

Dances on the Wall: American Football @ The Fillmore

American Football plays at the Fillmore on their first night during their stay in San Francisco on Thursday, Dec. 11.
December 12, 2014

Words and Photos by Lorisa Salvatin A rim of light lines a dark figure anchored at center stage, his silhouette intensifies against the green glow of an iconic image of a house with windows, a glow projected...

Otaku Obscura: a tribute art show to Japanese animated films

October 5, 2014

[widgetkit id=7147] Photos & Words by Lorisa Salvatin Not even the sweet sounds of Hardly Strictly Bluegrass can keep anime fans and art enthusiasts from lining up half an hour or more before Josh...

Dances On The Wall: Punch Releases Their New LP at 1-2-3-4 Go

Dances On The Wall: Punch Releases Their New LP at 1-2-3-4 Go
September 20, 2014

[widgetkit id=6746] Photos and Words by Lorisa Salvatin There is quietude as the small crowd outside 1-2-3-4 Go Records filter into the store and browse through records, as they wait to pay and enter...

Concert Review: Porter Robinson

Concert Review: Porter Robinson
September 18, 2014

Lights showered down on hundreds of people filling the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium last Friday, their bodies moving and hands waving to the thumping bass emitted from the stage. On occasion, a colorful...

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