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Record Store Day Mania at Amoeba Hollywood!!!

Posted by Amoebite, April 21, 2010 06:15pm | Post a Comment
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Ecstatic Peace Library Launches...

Posted by Amoebite, April 20, 2010 03:11pm | Post a Comment
Sonic Youth's Thurston Moore has officially launched his print label, Ecstatic Peace Library. Initial releases include new work from Yoko Ono, Raymond Pettibon, Kim Gordon and more! We're looking forward to future offerings this imprint may bring.

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Die Antwoord Does Amoeba Hollywood...

Posted by Amoebite, April 20, 2010 01:48pm | Post a Comment
What's In My Bag w/ Die Antwoord coming soon. Here are some iPhone snaps for now...

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The 12 Days of Coachella: 6 San Franciscans

Posted by Amoebite, April 15, 2010 06:35pm | Post a Comment
"One man's attempt to dissect the method to 3 days of madness in the desert"
  - By Scott Butterworth


On the 3rd weekend of April my Coachella will give to me.....
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12 DJ's DJing.....11 Angelenos....10 Duos Duet-ing....9 Debut Albums....8 Don't I Know You From Somewhere?.....7 Artists Reuniting....

....and 6 San Franciscans:  

Faith No More
Sly & The Family Stone
Kaskade
Girls
Les Claypool
Street Sweeper Social Club

Coachella line up San Franciscans

Both coasts of the United States are indented with bodies of water larger than a cove, and smaller than a gulf. Still, when someone refers to "The Bay," it only means one thing....San Francisco -- more specifically the San Francisco Bay Area. The Bay Area is the birth place of these six artists, who represent diverse communities and "scenes" far and wide throughout the Bay Area. But more importantly, they have all been a very influential part of San Francisco's internationally respected music scene, past and present, and have been ingrained in our popular culture along the way. If you're not in love with San Francisco...first off, what's wrong with you!?!....and second, after watching these videos, you'll fall in love in no time.


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Record Store Day is This Saturday! Come on Down and Party with Amoeba!

Posted by Amoebite, April 15, 2010 09:38am | Post a Comment
It's that special time of year again! Time to celebrate Record Store Day at independent record stores all across the nation! The three Amoebas are poised to throw huge parties in honor of this year's holiday!

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First of all, there will of course be special, limited releases by illustrious artists such as Bruce Springsteen, Velvet Underground, Jimi Hendrix, Fela Kuti, TV on the Radio, Tom Waits, Them Crooked Vultures, Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings, The Doors, Sonic Youth, the Rolling Stones, Monsters of Folk, Mastodon, John Lennon, Joe Strummer & the Mescaleros, Hole, Elvis Costello, and a zillion others! See the full list of Record Store Day limited edtion releases right here. In addition to all that, we will be marking the occasion with hourly gift certificate giveaways, Record Store Day giveaway bags full of swag available while supplies last with purchase, and special instore appearances and DJs at all three stores! Read on for the details at each Amoeba.

You can also enter to win a Project-Debut turntable plus an enormous stack of vinyl right here! Contest ends Sunday, April 18.

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