About Patricia Villon

PATRICIA VILLON is a Bay Area native based in Oakland, CA. Pitch music and other inquiries to patricia.villon [at] thebaybridged [.] com.

Memphis-based NOTS play two Bay Area shows in February

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Southern-bred quartet NOTS have announced two Bay Area shows in February as part of their North American tour in support of Cosmetic, their late 2016 album released on Goner Records. A [...]

By |January 25, 2017|Comments Off on Memphis-based NOTS play two Bay Area shows in February

Bay Area Girls Rock Camp announce rock camp fundraiser

With a mission to empower girls through musicianship and community building, Bay Area Girls Rock Camp (BAGRC) is a nonprofit organization generating increasing interest and popularity through the Bay Area [...]

By |September 27, 2016|Comments Off on Bay Area Girls Rock Camp announce rock camp fundraiser
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    Noise Pop: Drive Like Jehu’s tenacious post-hardcore orchestra

Noise Pop: Drive Like Jehu’s tenacious post-hardcore orchestra

Drive Like Jehu (photo: Ian Young)

Last Friday, famed '90s post-hardcore act Drive Like Jehu graced an audience at The Independent in San Francisco with a sold-out show. The band performed [...]

Noise Pop Interview: Getting Down with Oakland’s BAUS

This Friday, February 26, The Bay Bridged presents to you a Noise Pop Happy Hour at San Francisco's Bender's Bar in midst of the Bay Area's annual Noise Pop [...]

By |February 24, 2016|Comments Off on Noise Pop Interview: Getting Down with Oakland’s BAUS

Drive Like Jehu announces second Bay Area show in San Jose

Photo: Philip Cosores

Post-hardcore kingpins Drive Like Jehu have recently announced their Noise Pop 2016 show to incredible audience acclaim. The band sold out San Francisco's Independent in a day, following [...]

By |February 5, 2016|Comments Off on Drive Like Jehu announces second Bay Area show in San Jose
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    Bear Call shares an uplifting tune on our 10th Anniversary Compilation

Bear Call shares an uplifting tune on our 10th Anniversary Compilation

As many of you are already aware, The Bay Bridged is currently celebrating 10 years of covering the Bay Area independent music community. One of the many gifts available [...]

By |December 29, 2015|Comments Off on Bear Call shares an uplifting tune on our 10th Anniversary Compilation
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    Life Stinks celebrates new album “You’ll Never Make It”

Life Stinks celebrates new album “You’ll Never Make It”

Life Stinks (Photo: Erin Allen)

In a city dominated by a tech atmosphere that gave birth to the most prominent corporations, such culture is difficult to ignore when living amongst [...]

By |December 17, 2015|Comments Off on Life Stinks celebrates new album “You’ll Never Make It”
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    Swap your records with Maximum RockNRoll and Thrillhouse Records at The Knockout this Sunday

Swap your records with Maximum RockNRoll and Thrillhouse Records at The Knockout this Sunday

If you're looking for something to do on one of your slow afternoons this upcoming weekend, look no further. Renowned international DIY punk fanzine Maximum RockNRoll teams with local [...]

By |November 6, 2015|Comments Off on Swap your records with Maximum RockNRoll and Thrillhouse Records at The Knockout this Sunday
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    Try the Pie announces ‘Rest,’ a compilation of early recordings

Try the Pie announces ‘Rest,’ a compilation of early recordings

South Bay-based musician Bean Tupou of Try the Pie is involved in a variety of projects in support of the DIY community, from the San Jose collective Think and [...]

By |October 29, 2015|1 Comment

Useless Eaters to release live album in November

In San Francisco's Tenderloin district is a kitsch, vintage clothing store known for occasionally throwing shows in the basement of their building located on Larkin St., a venue also [...]

By |October 22, 2015|Comments Off on Useless Eaters to release live album in November
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    San Francisco punk legends Flipper headline two shows at Bottom of the Hill

San Francisco punk legends Flipper headline two shows at Bottom of the Hill

San Francisco's Flipper headline two shows at the historic Bay Area venue Bottom of the Hill with a variety of contemporary Bay Area acts on Saturday, October 11 and [...]

By |October 9, 2015|Comments Off on San Francisco punk legends Flipper headline two shows at Bottom of the Hill

Interview: Get to know San Francisco’s Bear Call

Bear Call's Eric William Mohammed, Skyler Warren, and Nikk Moreno

San Francisco's Bear Call is the brainchild of Skyler Warren, a musician who started the project four years ago in [...]

By |September 30, 2015|Comments Off on Interview: Get to know San Francisco’s Bear Call
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