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New EP from Big Tree

November 5, 2012   |   Events, Music, News   |   0 Comments

JanSport Unzipped Compilation: Volume 2 contributors Big Tree are releasing their brand new Little EP tomorrow, just in time to give you something to listen to other than the cable news talking heads on election day.

The San Francisco based quintet recorded three new tracks last July with tUnE-yArDs engineer Eli Crews at his Oakland Studio. The group decided to take the old fashioned route and record all three tracks straight to 2-inch tape with live, uncut and un-dubbed takes. [...] Read More >



New Video from Big Tree

July 31, 2012   |   Music, News   |   0 Comments

JanSport Unzipped Compilation: Volume 2 contributors Big Tree just debuted their new music video for the track “Augury” from their latest album, This New Year.

Singer and songwriter Kaila McIntyre-Bader had this to say about the inspiration for “Augury”-

“The song is about succumbing to forces so much bigger than you or me, whether it’s letting yourself fall in love or letting the universe tug you in a new direction. Augury is a sort of divination.  I like to imagine the augurs of Ancient Rome fortelling [...] Read More >



Every vote counts, so head over the the SF Deli and vote for Big Tree! If the group wins they get some free recording time which,  as anyone that’s ever played in a band knows, is better than gold. Plus, recording time means new tunes for all of us!

Speaking of new tunes, Daytrotter just posted a brand new session from Big Tree’s tour last fall that includes a new, previously unrecorded track called “Time”. Listen to it here.

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Big Tree Up for SF Deli’s Band of the Month

February 10, 2012   |   Music   |   0 Comments

Friends of JanSport Big Tree have been nominated for The Deli’s San Francisco Band of the Month and they need your vote! It’s easy and takes two seconds. Just click here to vote- no need for email addresses or logins, just a click and you’re done.

Big Tree was a contributor to our Unzipped Compilation: Volume 2 (which, by the way, is still available for FREE download- just click the banner to the right, or right here) and, after [...] Read More >



SF Noise Pop

January 9, 2012   |   Events, Music, News   |   0 Comments

If you haven’t heard of Noise Pop Festival, it’s one of  the best weeks for music in San Francisco. A multi-platform arts festival, Noise Pop is a festival that features some of the best in independent film, art and music at 16 venues throughout the city.

This year’s music lineup will feature some indie heavy weights like Built To Spill, Wye Oak, Cursive, Surfer Blood, and Thao as well as promising new comers [...] Read More >



Big Tree: This New Year

January 4, 2012   |   Music   |   0 Comments

Have you checked out the new Unzipped Compilation: Volume 2 yet? It’s easy, just click the banner above and follow the instructions to download it FOR FREE!

If you have it already, then certainly you’re familiar with Big Tree, contributors of the beautiful “Seattle Bound.” Big Tree is a five-piece genre-bending group with roots in Brooklyn, NY as well as the San Francisco Bay Area. The group’s latest album, This New Year is, well, a great way to start your year.

One blog described This [...] Read More >