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Friday, June 17, 2011

Music Links: Exploring "Folder Rock," Fernet Gets a Rap, and More

Posted By on Fri, Jun 17, 2011 at 5:38 PM

click to enlarge Hemlock Tavern booker Tony Bedard is a connoisseur of what he calls "folder rock" - JULIE MICHELLE
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  • Hemlock Tavern booker Tony Bedard is a connoisseur of what he calls "folder rock"

Fernet, the favorite awful-tasting drink of San Francisco, now has its own rap song. [Uptown Almanac]

Hemlock booker Tony Bedard explains "Folder Rock" -- the hilariously overwrought language of band PR. [The Bay Citizen]

Jason Isbell, former guitarist for Drive By Truckers, hopes his tour van doesn't get broken into in S.F. again. [SF Gate]

Debora Iyall, singer of the successful S.F. New Wave band Romeo Void, is now a freelance art teacher in Sacramento. [Sac Bee]

Thee Oh Sees' latest album is the last one worked on in John Dwyer's beloved shared house on Haight Street. [Pitchfork]

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