Producer Christopher Willits — who crafts positive, beautiful, relaxing electronic music — brings his one-man band of guitar, vocals and electronics to the Independent on Friday.
The leading figure in San Francisco electronic music, opening for Tycho on Friday, will debut a new audio-video show featuring exotic, gorgeous vistas that he shot in HD and Super 8. He live-edits the video material while simultaneously layering guitar, vocals and effects. Read More
San Francisco electronic music artist Tycho brings his sleek, summery, nature vibes to the fifth annual Treasure Island Music Festival on Saturday, and it’s a homecoming of sorts for Mission district resident Scott Hansen, who has been on tour promoting his 2011 Ghostly records release “Dive” for most of the year.
Inspired by life in the Bay Area — with its easy access to the Pacific, as well as ancient redwood forests and verdant valleys — “Dive” is a sunny, ambient record of steady beats and mellow, guitar-based melodies. It’s also the perfect soundtrack accompanying breezy, jaw-dropping sunset views of The City from Treasure Island.