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Melvoy’s New Song About SF, “San Franfrisco” is Pretty Awesome

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I know there’s already a lot of great songs about San Francisco, but it never hurts to have more. Melvoy‘s new song just came out today and I love how catchy it is. Plus, the lines “I’ve never seen so much self degradation/horrid display of public defecation” are hilarious and true. There is so much poop in SF.

Who is Melvoy? Here’s the bio:

Melvoy is the breath of San Diego native turned San Francisco dwelling Mexican-Spanish-American singer/scooter crasher Emmanuel Castro. This July Melvoy (along with some friends) will be releasing “Irrelevant Elephant”, a solo effort, that feels like a drive in a car while constantly telling us that there is a bull chasing us and if we slow down, it will catch us. Its just a little reminder that Rock+Roll hasn’t completely vanished, its just been cooped up in a box of sunshine and tequila.

Like what you hear? Melvoy’s next show is June 28th at Amnesia in SF.

Photo by merkley???, obviously.

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Stuart Schuffman, aka Broke-Ass Stuart, is a travel writer, poet, TV host, activist, and general shit-stirrer. His website BrokeAssStuart.com is one of the most influential arts & culture sites in the San Francisco Bay Area and his freelance writing has been featured in Lonely Planet, Conde Nast Traveler, The Bold Italic, Geek.com and too many other outlets to remember. His weekly column, Broke-Ass City, appears every other Thursday in the San Francisco Examiner. Stuart’s writing has been translated into four languages. In 2011 Stuart created and hosted the travel show Young, Broke, and Beautiful on IFC and in 2015 he ran for Mayor of San Francisco and got nearly 20k votes.

He's been called "an Underground legend": SF Chronicle , "an SF cult hero": SF Bay Guardian, and "the chief of cheap": Time Out New York.

2 Comments

  1. May 30, 2014 at 12:03 pm

    Love the photo.