Tonight’s Concert Picks: XPN Welcomes Thao & The Get Down Stay Down at Underground Arts, Candice Martello at the First Unitarian Church Side Chapel, Garbage at The Electric Factory

ThaoXPN welcomes Thao & The Get Down Stay Down to Underground Arts tonight.  Touring in support of their third full-length We the Common, the San Francisco group is a socially-aware folk band working under the guise of dance-happy indie pop concoctions.  Tickets and information for tonight’s 21+ show with Sallie Ford & The Sound Outside can be found here.  Below, watch Thao perform the title track to the new LP at a rally in support of the women inside Central California’s Women’s Facility and download the album cut.

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My Morning Download: “We The Common” by Thao & The Get Down Stay Down (XPN Welcomes to Underground Arts in March)

Photo by Nicl Walker
San Francisco’s Thao & The Get Down Stay Down releases its new (and third) album, We The Common, on Tuesday, February 5th. Pre-order the album here. WXPN Welcomes Thao along with With Sallie Ford & The Sound Outside to Undergound Arts on Saturday, March 23rd. Go here to the XPN Concert Calendar powered by The Swollen Fox for tickets and more information. Below, download the title song to the album.

Support for My Morning Download, from Flying Fish Brewing Company

Just Announced: Thao & The Get Down Stay Down coming to Underground Arts on 03/23

Thao & The Get Down Stay Down have scheduled a show at Underground Arts on March 23rd.  The San Francisco-based singer-songwriter and her band a new album called We the Common, slated for release on February 4th through Ribbon Music.  Our first glimpse at the new album is the immediately groovy “Holy Roller,” which you can listen to below.  Thao & The Get Down Stay Down will perform with Sally Ford & The Sound Outside.  Tickets go on sale this Friday, December 7th.  More information will be available here.