Live this week: Bay Area shows 5/24-5/30

This week in the Bay Area:

Monday 5/24
The Baths, Future Islands, Lower Dens @ El Rio

Tuesday 5/25
Maus Haus, Boomsnake, Hosannas @ Hemlock Tavern
Spectrum, Wooden Shjips @ Great American Music Hall

Wednesday [...]

By |May 25, 2010|Comments Off on Live this week: Bay Area shows 5/24-5/30

Silian Rail joins Parks and Records family, plays shows 5/25 and 5/27

Silian Rail - "'I' is Somebody Else"

Bay Area label Parks and Records recently announced the signing of local instrumental rock duo Silian Rail, whose new album Parhelion will be [...]

By |May 21, 2010|Comments Off on Silian Rail joins Parks and Records family, plays shows 5/25 and 5/27

The Baths, Future Islands, Lower Dens at El Rio Monday 5/24

This Monday, May 24th, El Rio will host local band the Baths, joined by two bands from Baltimore:  Lower Dens, a new band by Jana Hunter, along with Future Islands.

This [...]

By |May 21, 2010|Comments Off on The Baths, Future Islands, Lower Dens at El Rio Monday 5/24

These Hills of Gold release 7″/EP

These Hills of Gold by HappyParts

SF band These Hills of Gold recently released a limited edition 45/digital EP of psychy West Coast [...]

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Thursday, 5/20: Terrorbird turns four at Milk

The Splinters - "Mysterious"

Baths - "Hall"

For the past several years, the good people at Terrorbird Media have been promoting awareness of some of the Bay Area's best bands. [...]

By |May 17, 2010|Comments Off on Thursday, 5/20: Terrorbird turns four at Milk

Live this week: Bay Area shows 5/17-5/23

Selected shows from our Local Concert Calendar. Anything you're particularly excited to see this week? Let us know in the comments...

This week in the Bay Area:

Tuesday, 5/18
TV [...]

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