About Jody Amable

Jody is TBB's Content Director. A Bay Area native, her work has been seen in KQED, Consequence of Sound, Vinyl Me Please, and local weeklies.

Bears! Bears! Bears! – "I Guess We're Both Lonely"

Bears! Bears! Bears! are one of those bands that I dearly love, but wish would have considered the search-engine ramifications of potential names before deciding on the one they [...]

By |March 14, 2013|Comments Off on Bears! Bears! Bears! – "I Guess We're Both Lonely"
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    Curious Quail, Picture Atlantic, Rin Tin Tiger and more close out Art Boutiki's old location

Curious Quail, Picture Atlantic, Rin Tin Tiger and more close out Art Boutiki's old location

As the Art Boutiki prepares to move to its new location on Race Street, a few parties are being held to send off its South-First digs in style. The [...]

By |March 13, 2013|Comments Off on Curious Quail, Picture Atlantic, Rin Tin Tiger and more close out Art Boutiki's old location

Morgan Manifacier – "Cold Countries"

File this one under ‘one to watch’: Oakland-via-France songwriter Morgan Manifacier has dropped his first single, “Cold Countries,” from his upcoming record Hues and Calm. A darker-than-dark waltz made [...]

By |March 12, 2013|Comments Off on Morgan Manifacier – "Cold Countries"

Gaytheist, Tartufi, Tigon at the Hemlock Tavern 3/15/13

Hide your kids, hide your wives...Gaytheist is coming to San Francisco.

With a name that encapsulates everything that scares conservatives about the Bay Area, it’s a wonder they’re not more [...]

By |March 8, 2013|Comments Off on Gaytheist, Tartufi, Tigon at the Hemlock Tavern 3/15/13

Coo Coo Birds stage rock 'n' roll road trip to SXSW

If there’s one thing Coo Coo Birds is serious about, it’s bringing the balls back to rock ‘n’ roll. “It’s gotta have attitude. It’s gotta have balls,” says drummer [...]

By |March 6, 2013|Comments Off on Coo Coo Birds stage rock 'n' roll road trip to SXSW
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    Local musicians pay tribute to producer Tom Mallon, 3/3/13 at Great American Music Hall

Local musicians pay tribute to producer Tom Mallon, 3/3/13 at Great American Music Hall

It's unlikely much of our readership knows the name Tom Mallon, but he was a fixture on the SF scene back in the ‘80s and ‘90s. “In the early [...]

By |February 28, 2013|1 Comment
  • The Blank Tapes
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    The Blank Tapes announce new LP on Antenna Farm Records; playing Noise Pop 2/27/13

The Blank Tapes announce new LP on Antenna Farm Records; playing Noise Pop 2/27/13

After a long hiatus, SF-via-SoCal’s The Blank Tapes, has announced plans for a new record, Vacation, out May 14th on Oakland’s Antenna Farm Records. Though the sun-and-surf vibe is [...]

By |February 26, 2013|Comments Off on The Blank Tapes announce new LP on Antenna Farm Records; playing Noise Pop 2/27/13

5 films to see at Noise Pop 2013

With all the focus on the music, it’s easy to forget that Noise Pop is a fully-fleshed-out festival, with art, film and panel series running concurrently with the concerts. [...]

By |February 22, 2013|Comments Off on 5 films to see at Noise Pop 2013
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    Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Wallpaper, ALO, Phenomenauts, Swingin' Utters and more

Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Wallpaper, ALO, Phenomenauts, Swingin' Utters and more

To enter this contest submit an email to contest[at]thebaybridged.com with your full name in the body and the concert you’re entering the contest for in the subject line. You [...]

By |February 20, 2013|Comments Off on Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Wallpaper, ALO, Phenomenauts, Swingin' Utters and more
  • Pounders
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    Ticket Giveaway: Our Vinyl Vows, POUNDERS, Dangermaker @ Bottom of the Hill 2/21/13

Ticket Giveaway: Our Vinyl Vows, POUNDERS, Dangermaker @ Bottom of the Hill 2/21/13

A whole lotta rock happening at Bottom of the Hill this week . . . we've got a pair of tickets to give away below.

To enter this contest submit [...]

By |February 19, 2013|Comments Off on Ticket Giveaway: Our Vinyl Vows, POUNDERS, Dangermaker @ Bottom of the Hill 2/21/13
  • The Vaccines - Photo by Jesse John Jenkins
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    Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: The Vaccines, EELS, K. Flay, Unknown Mortal Orchestra and more

Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: The Vaccines, EELS, K. Flay, Unknown Mortal Orchestra and more

To enter any contest submit an email to contest[at]thebaybridged[dot]com with your full name in the body and the concert you’re entering the contest for in the subject line. You [...]

By |February 13, 2013|Comments Off on Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: The Vaccines, EELS, K. Flay, Unknown Mortal Orchestra and more
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    Mikal Cronin – "Shout it Out"; from new album on Merge out 5/7/13

Mikal Cronin – "Shout it Out"; from new album on Merge out 5/7/13

Frequent Ty Segall collaborator and kindred musical spirit Mikal Cronin has announced the release of MCII, his debut on Merge Records, on May 7th.

Though 2011’s self-titled debut, which featured [...]

By |February 12, 2013|Comments Off on Mikal Cronin – "Shout it Out"; from new album on Merge out 5/7/13
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