It may officially be autumn, but this heatwave sure feels like an extension of summer. It’s that great time of year where the entire Bay Area finally gets its fair share of summer weather and dry Santa Ana winds turn Southern California into a giant convection oven. Please enjoy this playlist made for porchin’, relaxing on crowd-free… Read More Late Summer Lazy Day Playlist
Rediscovered is a recurring feature at the Bighorn Sheep, where we discuss favorites that have fallen by the wayside. Tennis emerged in 2010 with a few nostalgic and surfy garage-pop tunes, whose best features were their hooks and their tape-cassette crunch. Their Cape Dory LP released a year later kept the hooks but threw out the lo-fi for… Read More Rediscovered: Tennis’ “Origins”
If you don’t know already, I have a love affair with Lightning in a Bottle –California’s premier music, yoga and arts festival. I’ve been attending this incredible event annually since 2014, and Magnus Høiberg (aka Cashmere Cat) was part of that crucial first impression that kept me coming back for more. As one of the foremost artists in… Read More Believe the Hype: Cashmere Cat
Check out Shabazz Palaces’ cosmic video for “Dawn In Luxor” off of their 2014 album Lese Majesty. Catch Shabazz Palaces live in Oakland on 9/15 and 9/16, and in LA on 9/17 as part of a series of special Brainfeeder events. Just part of an epic lineup including Thundercat, The Gaslamp Killer, George Clinton, Parliament Funkadelic, and Flying Lotus.
The Thai-funk influenced soul trio Khruangbin is touring to support their 2015 debut The Universe Smiles Upon You, and we couldn’t be more stoked about it.… Read More In case you missed it: Khruangbin