AN EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW with THE SOFT WHITE SIXTIES

In the process of writing and recording their anticipated new album, The Soft White Sixties, makers of funky working-class soul, the band relocated from San Francisco to Los Angeles. “It made us uncomfortable; you get stuck in your own ways,” explains frontman Octavio Genera. “For us, our lives pointed that way, and we were all able…

“SORRY TO SAY” – NEW MUSIC from THE SOFT WHITE SIXTIES

“I lost my mind/Sorry to say” begins the newest tune from San Fran’s “working-class soul” outfit The Soft White Sixties….which is kind of what I did when I found out that they had a new song out there in the digisphere!! The band has, for the moment, relocated to Los Angeles to write and record their next…

PREVIEW: HEY ROSETTA! at MERCY LOUNGE on 4/16/15

  This Thursday night is the April installment of Communion Nashville, a monthly concert series that introduces music fans to up-and-coming artists.  Tennis, Seryn, *repeat repeat, and Vinyl Thief are all bands I first heard at a Communion night; they are bands I’ve ended up interviewing, writing about, or doing videos with, bands whose music has become…

REVIEW: THE SOFT WHITE SIXTIES at EXIT/IN on 10/15/14

The Soft White Sixties illuminated Nashville on October 17th, and I was so excited to finally see the light! I’d had the pleasure (and I do mean pleasure, they are extremely affable fellows) of Google-chatting with Aaron Eisenberg (guitar/keys) and Octavio Genera (vocals/guitar) back in May, and when I found out they were making their way…

8 QUESTIONS with THE SOFT WHITE SIXTIES

I recently had the distinct pleasure of chatting with Octavio Genera and Aaron Eisenberg of San Francisco-based rock quartet The Soft White Sixties, who are currently touring to support their new album Get Right.  If you don’t know this band yet, it’s a crying shame.  They will probably be making their way to a town near…

THE SPRING HAS SPRUNG PLAYLIST

It’s getting warmer, the sun is shining, the trees are resplendent in their flowering glory, and everyone around me is sneezing.  Yes friends, it’s finally spring time in the Music City.  Here are some songs that I’m really excited about at the moment to help put you in a springtime frame of mind. 1.  Shelter…