While I don't like biting other posts, this one couldn't go unnoticed.
MP3: Sea of Cortez - The Shore (via SubEx)
Seriously, there really must be something in the water in San Francisco. The latest Bay Area music to catch my ear is from Electric Sunset. His take on electronica is at once catchy, ethereal and poppy without giving up the goods and wandering too far into the pure pop territory.
MP3: Electric Sunset - Soda
you should see the stereogum.com mp3 player here if you have flash