Inaniel Swims brings lazy French surf sounds to The Bay

At The Bay Bridged, we listen to every submission sent to us via our submission page. We really do. However, as a Bay Area indie scene focused organization, we [...]

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Colleen Green plays Hemlock Tavern this Sunday

Colleen Green not only is constantly listed as one of the best bands out of LA, but she's overall just fun and real. She has the capability to sing [...]

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    Join the 20th Street Block Party in the Mission District this Saturday

Join the 20th Street Block Party in the Mission District this Saturday

A wise man once said, the third one is a charm. From the sounds of it, the 20th St. Block Party put on by Noise Pop is going to [...]

By |September 11, 2015|1 Comment

Video Premiere: Go on an Oakland adventure with Halcyonaire

Oakland trio Halcyonaire immediately caught our ear with their western-influenced soundscapes and lead singer Christopher Damien's distinct, haunting vocals. Earlier this summer, Halcyonaire released an EP, World Afire, and [...]

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Video Premiere: Meet The Cherries with “Welcome Back”

The Cherries is a new SF band featuring former members of Permanent Collection, The Broonies, and Grandma's Boyfriend. The group's first video, "Welcome Back," is a extremely catchy slice [...]

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    Okkervil River announce reissue of ‘Black Sheep Boy’, will play Swedish American Hall in December

Okkervil River announce reissue of ‘Black Sheep Boy’, will play Swedish American Hall in December

On Tuesday, Okkervil River announced that they would be celebrating the 10th anniversary of the group’s seminal release, Black Sheep Boy, by reissuing a deluxe three-LP set of the [...]

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Introducing: The Dark Heart of Impuritan

When someone calls your band "experimental," it's not necessarily a compliment. It's more like they didn't know what the hell else to call you. When hearing your songs, their [...]

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Twin Peaks on tour with Wavves, playing Bimbo’s 365 Club

Twin Peaks have just embarked on a fall tour with Wavves, with Oakland's Swimmers (a.k.a. SWMRS) supporting the two bands for the first leg of the tour. Catch all [...]

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Mad Alchemy psychedelic dance party with Oakland favorites

It seems Mad Alchemy, aka Lance Gordon and team, have their light-bending hands in all the psychedelic meanderings on the West Coast, and it’s not hard to see why. [...]

By |September 9, 2015|1 Comment
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    Shannon & the Clams celebrate ‘Gone by the Dawn’ release Friday at Great American Music Hall

Shannon & the Clams celebrate ‘Gone by the Dawn’ release Friday at Great American Music Hall

Shannon and the Clams have been one of my favorite local bands since 2011. They have been a band I've supported wholeheartedly throughout the years. A band that I've [...]

By |September 9, 2015|1 Comment
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    Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Moon Duo, Tokyo Police Club and more

Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Moon Duo, Tokyo Police Club and more

To enter for a chance to win tickets to any show below, email contest@thebaybridged.com with the name of the band and the date of the show you’re entering in [...]

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    Giveaway: Blackalicious kicks off 2015 Fall at the Fillmore season

Giveaway: Blackalicious kicks off 2015 Fall at the Fillmore season

Now that summer is coming to an end, you might be looking ahead to the fall and wondering how you're going to fill your calendar with plenty of live [...]

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