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‘Set the Woods on Fire”’ is taken from the forthcoming Earth Girl Helen Brown‘s “MERCURY” EP, due out on April 14th via Empty Cellar Records.

Earth Girl Helen Brown (Heidi Alexander of The Sandwitches) release, MERCURY, featuring The Boogeyman (Emmett Kelly), Sunshine Lady (Sonny Smith), Loro Valiente (Tahlia Harbor), Ziggy Spec (Ty Segall), José Deseo (John Dwyer), L.F.F. (Tim Cohen), Jim Win (James Finch Jr.), the Former Future (Sean Smith), and Jasmine Ivanov (Jamin Barton).

MERCURY is the first in a seasonal series tributing our fellow solar satellites Mercury, Mars, Saturn, and Venus, and benefiting organizations committed to popular planetary intelligence, energy management, communicative freedom and love.

Pre-order, HERE!

Track Listing:
01 Fox Trott
02 Earth Elevator
03 Space Travel Is In My Blood
04 Set the Woods on Fire
05 The Other Man
06 Starlight 


WATCH :: Earth Girl Helen Brown at the SF Eagle ( 2/23/2017 pt II)  



新作『Talent Night At The Ashram』も間近。そして、もうすぐ!12/12から来日するソニー・スミスが、エドワード・スノーデンやノーム・チョムスキー、ジェシー・ウェアやエンジェル・オルセンとともに、Brooklyn Veganブログで挙げた”Sonny Smith’s Top 10 of 2014”で、このルイヴィルのバンド、ファミリードッグを発見!  
ソニー・スミス・ジャパンツアーの日程はコチラ。ちなみに同記事内には、新たにツアーに向けてフレッシュ&オンリーズのシェイド・サーディン(SF名所、最近ではジェシカ・プラットもお勤めしているAmoebaレコード店のベテラン店員でもある)が新たに参加とも。スゴイな。来るのかな?

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Sonny & The Sunsets – Cheap Extensions
taken from Sonny & The Sunsets’ upcoming album,”Talent Night at the Ashram,” available for pre-order HERE.

Directed/Animated by Teppei Ando
Written for screen by Sonny Smith & Teppei Ando



Stream the Cool Ghouls‘ latest track taken from the upcoming full-length album “” It was recorded live to tape by San Francisco’s Sonny Smith (Sonny and the Sunsets) and mixed and mastered by Mikey Young (Total Control, Eddy Current Suppression Ring).  Available this fall, November 11th on Vinyl and CD via Empty Cellar Records and cassette from Burger Records.  Pre-order, HERE.

RIYL: Sonny and the Sunsets, The Fresh and Onlys….

サンフランシスコの4人組クール・グールズのセカンド・アルバムは前作のプロデュースを引き受けたティム・コーエン(フレッシュ&オンリーズ)に代わり、ソニー&ザ・サンセッツのソニー・スミスがライヴ録音したそう。そういうひねもすのたりなシスコな音。好き。どーぞ。




Introducing one quarter of San Francisco’s Cool Ghouls, Pat Thomas! He’s the tall dude who plays the bass. He also writes one third of the Ghouls’ songs. Coasters Riding in the Air is a collection of songs written, performed and recorded by Pat Thomas.

Coasters Riding in the Air EP will see a limited label-only release on November 26 (with a December 3rd wide-release) via digital download on Empty Cellar and on cassette from Burger Records.





Stream the EP on his bandcamp!




taken from “I Need You Bad” compilation, curated by Sonny Smith (Sonny & The Sunsets). Pre-order limited edition “slime green” LP, HERE at Polyvinyl Records, and order cassette, HERE at Burger Records. And…. Cool Ghouls’ new full-length album (recorded by Sonny Smith) is already in the can!

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Jessica Pratt‘s ‘Dreams’ is taken from “I Need You Bad” compilation album curated by Sonny Smith (Sonny & The Sunsets), it documents the influential San Francisco garage rock scene.  Pre-order for its limited edition “slime green” LP (out on 11/26 via Polyvinyl), HERE.  Cassette is available via Burger Records.






AON Sessions: Jessica Pratt
While on tour opening for Father John Misty, we got the chance to hang out with Jessica for a while backstage as she treated us to a couple of brand new unreleased songs.


artwork: Shannon Shaw (Shannon and the Clams)



“I Need You Bad” compilation curated by Sonny Smith (Sonny & The Sunsets), documents the influential San Francisco garage rock scene (and a little bit beyond) as it exists here and now.  It features 15 artists including Chris Cohen, Warm Soda, The Memories, Cool Ghouls, Sonny & The Sunsets, Jessica Pratt, Magic Trick, Little Wings, The Sandwitches and the others.  Due out on limited edition “slime green” vinyl / digital formats November 26th via Polyvinyl Records, cassette via Burger Records.










Sonny & The Sunsets – natural acts [OFFICIAL MUSIC VIDEO]

Sonny & The Sunsets present Ryan Browne vs. Kelley Stoltz in Tennis Match,
the song ‘natural acts’ is taken from their latest album “Antenna to the Afterworld” on Polyvinyl Records. Video directed by Sonny Smith.

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