Russell Butler to play Life Changing Ministry in Oakland

Touted by NPR as one of their top 10 "Favorite Electronic Albums of 2015", God is Change by Russell E. L. Butler is an ethereal experience in itself. A fleeting [...]

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    Bay pays tribute to Green Day’s ‘Dookie’ at 924 Gilman benefit

Bay pays tribute to Green Day’s ‘Dookie’ at 924 Gilman benefit

Since 1989, Jesse Townley has played in numerous East Bay punk bands, such as Blatz, The Gr'ups, The Criminals, and The Frisk. The first time that Townley — known [...]

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    Damn Fanatics and Doctor Striker to throw a mass wedding ceremony

Damn Fanatics and Doctor Striker to throw a mass wedding ceremony

It's gonna be a wedding, and everyone is welcome to attend, be merry, and get married (get it?).

Doctor Striker and The Damn Fanatics will be putting on a special [...]

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    Exclusive stream: The Tet Holiday debut’s album, ‘Statues’

Exclusive stream: The Tet Holiday debut’s album, ‘Statues’

In the spurs of preparing to completely get their debut full length out there, The Tet Holiday was nice enough to share the release, titled "Statues," with The Bay Bridged [...]

By |February 11, 2016|2 Comments

Playlist: Cocktails yearn for the summer

We've been big fans of Cocktails here at the Bay Bridged for a long time. Their most recent LP on Father/Daughter, Adult Life, was a wonderful album full of [...]

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    A Rainbow of Hideousness: Burger Boogaloo 2016 lineup revealed! Plus an exclusive interview with John Waters!

A Rainbow of Hideousness: Burger Boogaloo 2016 lineup revealed! Plus an exclusive interview with John Waters!

This year's Burger Boogaloo will include a meet and greet with Traci Lords
Are you sitting down? Sit the fuck down, this is huge. The lineup for this year's Burger [...]

By |February 10, 2016|1 Comment
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    SOFI TUKKER to play three shows at The Independent this week

SOFI TUKKER to play three shows at The Independent this week

NYC duo SOFI TUKKER have only released two singles, "Drinkee" and "Matadora," and they're already on tour opening for The Knocks, signed to Heavyroc Records, and have licensed "Drinkee" to [...]

By |February 9, 2016|Comments Off on SOFI TUKKER to play three shows at The Independent this week
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    Listen to Killer Whale’s ‘Pink Pacific’ EP today; see them at Bottom of the Hill tonight

Listen to Killer Whale’s ‘Pink Pacific’ EP today; see them at Bottom of the Hill tonight

One of my favorite finds of 2015 was Killer Whale, the project of San Francisco's Thomas Johnson. His releases were a fusion of genres centered around psychedelic rock that [...]

By |February 9, 2016|Comments Off on Listen to Killer Whale’s ‘Pink Pacific’ EP today; see them at Bottom of the Hill tonight
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    Survival Guide to play The Chapel with The John Brothers Piano Company

Survival Guide to play The Chapel with The John Brothers Piano Company

In what is probably one of the most eclectic line-ups I've seen in a while, electronic/vocal-centric group Survival Guide will join The John Brothers Piano Company at The Chapel [...]

By |February 8, 2016|Comments Off on Survival Guide to play The Chapel with The John Brothers Piano Company
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    EXCLUSIVE: Bonnie & The BANG BANG premiere new track, “Darlene”

EXCLUSIVE: Bonnie & The BANG BANG premiere new track, “Darlene”

Oakland's Bonnie & The BANG BANG have captured what it means to recreate and redefine a quintessential 90's and UK pop sound. It having been over two years since the group's [...]

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    Ticket Giveaway: The Bay Bridged Presents WATERS, GRMLN, and Cocktails @ Slim’s!

Ticket Giveaway: The Bay Bridged Presents WATERS, GRMLN, and Cocktails @ Slim’s!

We're throwing a sweet party with WATERS, GRMLN, and Cocktails at Slim's and you're invited! Catch three stellar local power-pop/pop power bands take the stage as you kick off the weekend and perhaps knock [...]

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    Electronic trio Exray’s to join Push the Feeling DJs for special release party at SF Underground

Electronic trio Exray’s to join Push the Feeling DJs for special release party at SF Underground

Exray's are back. You may know them from their work on the score of David Fincher's The Social Network, but this San Francisco trio is pushing the boundaries of art and music [...]

By |February 5, 2016|Comments Off on Electronic trio Exray’s to join Push the Feeling DJs for special release party at SF Underground