Video: Apache – “Hospital Bed”

From Radical Sabbatical, the SF band's new album, out this month on Burger Records. Their release party is this Friday, May 14th at The Knockout (9pm, $7), with [...]

By |May 13, 2010|Comments Off on Video: Apache – “Hospital Bed”

Tuesday: Phantom Kicks, Skeletal System, Sunbeam Rd

For a preview of Phantom Kicks, visit their Muxtape page.

Old Oceans by Skeletal System

Ganymede by SUNBEAM RD.

By |May 10, 2010|Comments Off on Tuesday: Phantom Kicks, Skeletal System, Sunbeam Rd

Review: Wallpaper., OONA @ The Independent, 5/7

Photos by: Anna Gazdowicz

OONA kicked off an East Bay artists' dance party at the Independent Friday night with full band in tow. Oona Garthwaite has been honing her [...]

By |May 10, 2010|Comments Off on Review: Wallpaper., OONA @ The Independent, 5/7

The Bay Bridged Presents: Emily Jane White’s Album Release Party!

Emily Jane White - A Take Away Show from La Blogotheque on Vimeo.

Emily Jane White is one of our favorite local singer-songwriters, whose second full length of gothic folk-rock, [...]

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San Francisco Popfest returns with tUnE-yArDs, Casiotone for the Painfully Alone and more

The Bay Bridged is proud to sponsor San Francisco Popfest 2010, returning to Bay Area venues this Memorial Day weekend. With six shows featuring over two dozen bands, [...]

By |May 7, 2010|Comments Off on San Francisco Popfest returns with tUnE-yArDs, Casiotone for the Painfully Alone and more

Hottub headline at the Uptown tomorrow, 5/8

At our Bay Area Takeover back in March, Hottub absolutely blew the audience away with their amazing energy and outrageous stage antics. If it's at all possible, catch them [...]

By |May 7, 2010|Comments Off on Hottub headline at the Uptown tomorrow, 5/8

Pick up a free ticket to Dodos, Port O’Brien with a cup of Joe

So, the Coffee Shop Series could possibly be our favorite mobile company-independent music partnership yet. Verizon teamed up with local coffee shops to provide free appearances of tip-top Bay [...]

By |May 5, 2010|Comments Off on Pick up a free ticket to Dodos, Port O’Brien with a cup of Joe

KQED podcast suggests Billy & Dolly as a band to rip off

Younger Days by Billy & Dolly

Ever find yourself trying to sell your friends and fellow music critics on a new record you're really jazzed about? On Tuesday, KQED Arts [...]

By |April 30, 2010|Comments Off on KQED podcast suggests Billy & Dolly as a band to rip off

Chasing the (pink) Moon tonight at the Rickshaw

Tonight, a celebration of natural and technological releases: Chasing the Moon unveils Honeycomb's video podcast and Jascha vs. Jascha's new album under our March podcast guest, Sonya Cotton (9pm, [...]

A day of wine and indie rock: Huichica Music Festival features Citay, Fruit Bats, Vetiver and more

Sonoma's Gundlach Bundschu Winery has announced a particularly attractive reason to head wine tasting on Saturday, June 5th. The Huichica Music Festival features an awesome, mostly local collection [...]

By |April 27, 2010|2 Comments

Sleepy Sun: show Saturday, Open Eyes EP out now

Fresh off a tour with Arctic Monkeys, Sleepy Sun are back home for a show this Saturday night at the Rickshaw Stop (8:30pm, $12). The band's new album, [...]

By |April 22, 2010|Comments Off on Sleepy Sun: show Saturday, Open Eyes EP out now

Social Studies: Wind Up Wooden Heart out in July

Social Studies - "Time Bandit"

We'd heard rumblings that SF indie pop band Social Studies was finally nearing the release of their first full length, Wind Up Wooden Heart, and [...]

By |April 17, 2010|Comments Off on Social Studies: Wind Up Wooden Heart out in July