Coming to you today from my new home studio in San Francisco! There’s a lot going on up here in the Bay Area music scene, particularly on November 9th. Nahko, frontman of Medicine for the People, brings his new album “My Name Is Bear” to the Independent – we’ve got tunes from that album! Plus, Metallica launches the Band Together Bay Area benefit concert to support victims of the Northern California fires.
Nahko – My Name Is Bear
Mike Gordon – OGOGO
Truth & Salvage Co. – Truth & Salvage Co.
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