San Francisco natives Two Gallants will perform Outside Lands 2012

Ticket Giveaway – Two Gallants @ Rickshaw Stop 8/8

To officially kick off Outside Lands weekend at Rabbits Black, we’ve got TWO TICKETS for you to see Two Gallants tonight at the Rickshaw Stop in San Francisco! The San Francisco natives are playing the first Outside Lands Night Show, and this marks the beginning of a great weekend of music in the City by the Bay. Hit the jump to find out how to enter for your chance to win two tickets to see Two Gallants tonight! (more…)

Album Review: Purity Ring – Shrines

Born from the ashes of Gobble Gobble (now known as Born Gold), Megan James and Corin Roddick have amassed quite a cult following since splitting from GG/BG in 2010. Self-releasing five singles leading up to the release of Shrines, fans have been eager to gobble up this musical gold. Does Shrines live up to the hype? Can Purity Ring do no wrong? With a resounding 3.5 stars, Rabbits Black things Shrines is pure gold. (more…)

Outside Lands 2012 features Stevie Wonder, Neil Young, Jack White, Foo Fighters, and many more!

Show Alert: Outside Lands Night Shows!

With less than a month to go, Ranger Dave still has some tricks up his safari sleeves! In addition to announcing the lineup for the laugh-packed Barbary (featuring David Cross and Neil Patrick Harris, as if the Outside Lands music lineup wasn’t good enough on its own!), Ranger Dave announced a slew of great Night Shows to help you close out every night. Check out our picks for shows to satiate your desire for more music when Golden Gate Park shuts down at 10 p.m. (more…)

Outside Lands Primer: Part 5 (of 12) – Infantree

Infantree. The name has been buzzing around town since the group’s sophomore release, Hero’s Dose, hit record stores and digital download waves a few weeks ago. In an industry flooded with talented indie folk acts, Infantree has managed to captivate the attention of legend Neil Young. In addition to landing a spot at this year’s Outside Lands Festival in San Francisco and dropping a solid sophomore album on Vapor Records, Infantree are slated to open for Neil Young this October. Not enough buzz for you? Hit the jump and find out why you need to see Infantree at Outside Lands this year. (more…)

Outside Lands Primer: Part 4 (of 12) – Yellow Ostrich

Hailing from Brooklyn, Yellow Ostrich started as Alex Schaaf’s solo outlet. Since its inception, Schaaf added Michael Tapper and Jon Natchez to the Yellow Ostrich lineup. The band’s sound has grown since Schaaf first started exploring the magic of intricate loops in his Wisconsin bedroom. With two full length albums under their belt, the trio are primed to add Outside Lands to their growing list of experiences. (more…)

Show Alert: The Hoot Hoots @ Thee Parkside 6/14 – TONIGHT

No plans for Thursday night? Need something fun to kick off your weekend? Rabbits Black has you covered! The Hoot Hoots will be bringing their brand of fuzzy power pop to San Francisco at Thee Parkside TONIGHT in support of their new album, Appetite for Distraction, which is available now. Supporting The Hoot Hoots tonight are Bay Area locals and favorites Sugar Candy Mountain, Owl Paws, and Upstairs Downstairs. (more…)