From June, 2012

THE CORNER LAUGHERS: POPPY SEEDS

What can you expect from The Corner Laughers on their third outing? Poppy Seeds finds the Bay Area quartet turning its sights on the beautiful and melancholy wonders of the Golden State. From “The Bells of El Camino” (which features a duet with Hollywood’s pop darling Mike Viola — not to mention a handbell choir)…

THE HOLLYHOCKS: UNDERSTORIES

After a year in the studio, the Hollyhocks, working with producer Allen Clapp (Orange Peels), have completed their debut album Understories. Understories features an eclectic mix of interwoven, layered guitar combined and lush female vocal harmony that have made the Hollyhocks favorites locally. Inspired by such artists and the New Pornographers and Throwing Muses, the…