Casey Chisholm – "So Much to Lose" (ft. Nicole Kidman)

Oakland's Casey Chisholm describes himself as a "one man wolfpack," but recently teamed up with fellow Oaklander Nicole Kidman for the one-off single "So Much to Lose". The track [...]

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    Editors’ Picks: What We’ve Been Listening to This Week (Fang Island, Hunx & His Punx, Volary, Tall Sheep)

Editors’ Picks: What We’ve Been Listening to This Week (Fang Island, Hunx & His Punx, Volary, Tall Sheep)

Anna: Everything from Fang Island is undeniably catchy, but there's something extra special about "Victorinian." My inability to take this song off repeat has single-handedly planted 2012's Major quite [...]

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    Review & Photos: Speedy Ortiz, Shinobu, Wild Moth @ Bottom of the Hill

Review & Photos: Speedy Ortiz, Shinobu, Wild Moth @ Bottom of the Hill

Speedy Ortiz (Photo: Tim Draut)

Baby buzzband Speedy Ortiz rolled through Bottom of the Hill last night supporting their Best New Music certified debut full-length Major Arcana, which was released [...]

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    Carletta Sue Kay and Pruno Truman release "collaborative EP"

Carletta Sue Kay and Pruno Truman release "collaborative EP"

SF's own Carletta Sue Kay, who surely needs no introduction here on The Bay Bridged, teamed up with Pruno Truman, a.k.a. Heidi Alexander of The Sandwitches, for a "collaborative [...]

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    Weekend celebrating release of 'Jinx' this Friday at the Independent

Weekend celebrating release of 'Jinx' this Friday at the Independent

San Francisco expats living in Brooklyn, Weekend return home to the Independent on Friday night to celebrate the release of their sophomore album Jinx, out July 23 on Slumberland [...]

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    Interview: Jon Bernson (of Exray's) on scoring a play based on an investigative report

Interview: Jon Bernson (of Exray's) on scoring a play based on an investigative report

Jon Bernson, singer/guitarist of Exray's, recently wrote and scored a one-act play called A Guide to the Aftermath based on an investigative news piece called "Her War: The Invisible [...]

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Interview: WOOF discusses 'The Thrill of it All' LP

Photo by Molly DeCoudreaux

WOOF is an exciting new project from Different Fur Studio owner and engineer Patrick Brown, and Robert Pera, whoreleased their debut LP The Thrill of it [...]

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Jel – "La Resolve"

It feels like Jel's being a little hard on himself by calling his upcoming third LP Late Pass -- it's not like he's been dormant since 2006's Soft Money, [...]

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Shortcircles – "Patience" / "On My Mind"

Shortcircles - "Patience"

As we'd written previously, Oakland electronic pop artist Shortcircles just released his first LP, Between Waves, on Plug Research. You can download a song from that record [...]

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The Mallard Streams final LP on SPIN

Well, ladies and gentlemen and everyone between, here it is. For your listening pleasure, The Mallard is streaming its second and final album, Finding Meaning in Deference, on SPIN, [...]

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    Interview/Giveaway: Cannons and Clouds fêting new EP at The Chapel

Interview/Giveaway: Cannons and Clouds fêting new EP at The Chapel

San Francisco's Cannons and Clouds released their new EP A Challenge to the Dark on July 16 via local label 20 Sided Records, and the band is set to [...]

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Giveaway: Wente Vineyards' Homegrown show on 8/3/13

Wente Vineyards' Homegrown series of early evening shows pairs local bands with Wente wines on the Livermore winery's stage. After a kickoff show with The Tumbleweed Wanderers a few [...]

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