Wicked Man releases ‘Terranean Tremors’ EP

We first told you about Oakland's Wicked Man over a year ago, and since then they've added members, and just dropped a second EP, Terranean Tremors. The EP premiered [...]

By |November 12, 2015|Comments Off on Wicked Man releases ‘Terranean Tremors’ EP
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    Gold Minor to release debut LP “Bone Flowers” this weekend, throwing masquerade party

Gold Minor to release debut LP “Bone Flowers” this weekend, throwing masquerade party

Finally.

I first covered Gold Minor way back in April and assumed they would also be releasing their debut album Bone Flowers at the time as well. I was excited. I [...]

By |November 12, 2015|1 Comment

The Bay Abridged: Nov 4 – Nov 10

In this recurring feature known as The Bay Abridged, our staff writers will provide short, witty recaps on shows they attended around the Bay Area. A scene check, a [...]

By |November 11, 2015|Comments Off on The Bay Abridged: Nov 4 – Nov 10
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    Conservatory of Flowers comes to life in December with Extra Classic and Heron Oblivion

Conservatory of Flowers comes to life in December with Extra Classic and Heron Oblivion

The Conservatory of Flowers in San Francisco’s Golden Gate Park is one of the oldest and most beloved buildings in the city. Since its completion in 1878, it has [...]

By |November 11, 2015|1 Comment
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    Giveaway: The Max Savage Show Episode 3: A Storm of Sword-Sharp Intellects

Giveaway: The Max Savage Show Episode 3: A Storm of Sword-Sharp Intellects

After two triumphant installments, The Max Savage Show returns for "Episode 3: A Storm of Sword-Sharp Intellects" tomorrow night at the lovely Starline Social Club in Oakland. Joining max [...]

By |November 11, 2015|Comments Off on Giveaway: The Max Savage Show Episode 3: A Storm of Sword-Sharp Intellects

Strange Hotel cast a spell with new single “Witchcraft”

Though I’m a bit disappointed the new single by Strange Hotel wasn’t premiered on The Bay Bridged in time for Halloween, I’m glad the band finally released a recorded [...]

By |November 10, 2015|Comments Off on Strange Hotel cast a spell with new single “Witchcraft”
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    Golden Void’s crushing grooves coming to Bottom of the Hill this Friday Night

Golden Void’s crushing grooves coming to Bottom of the Hill this Friday Night

Masters of Bay Area psych-rock Golden Void are playing a one-off show this Friday night at Bottom of the Hill. Celebrating the release of their new LP Berkana, the [...]

By |November 10, 2015|Comments Off on Golden Void’s crushing grooves coming to Bottom of the Hill this Friday Night
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    Premiere: Spooky Mansion unveil retro-cool video for “Feel That Blood” on Wave Dweller Records

Premiere: Spooky Mansion unveil retro-cool video for “Feel That Blood” on Wave Dweller Records

It's already November, but we can't get enough of the spooky -- Spooky Mansion, that is. The San Francisco-based paranormal surf-soul rock 'n' roll group are emerging on the [...]

By |November 10, 2015|1 Comment
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    Hear now: Tricycle Records releases fifth local music compilation

Hear now: Tricycle Records releases fifth local music compilation

Artwork by Adrian Landon Brooks

Since you've landed here on this site, you probably have a penchant for local music. We're excited to announce that our friends at Tricycle Records are releasing [...]

By |November 6, 2015|Comments Off on Hear now: Tricycle Records releases fifth local music compilation
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    Swap your records with Maximum RockNRoll and Thrillhouse Records at The Knockout this Sunday

Swap your records with Maximum RockNRoll and Thrillhouse Records at The Knockout this Sunday

If you're looking for something to do on one of your slow afternoons this upcoming weekend, look no further. Renowned international DIY punk fanzine Maximum RockNRoll teams with local [...]

By |November 6, 2015|Comments Off on Swap your records with Maximum RockNRoll and Thrillhouse Records at The Knockout this Sunday
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    The She’s release “Cherry Red” off upcoming split single

The She’s release “Cherry Red” off upcoming split single

The She's just released “Cherry Red” off a Split 45' from Empty Cellar Records with The Dry Spells. The song starts with some guttural shout-cough type thing. First time [...]

By |November 6, 2015|1 Comment
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    Interview: Bay Area Producer Nackt on his latest LP, the beauty of classic 80s Roland gear, and growing up in the Bay

Interview: Bay Area Producer Nackt on his latest LP, the beauty of classic 80s Roland gear, and growing up in the Bay

The music coming from local producer Nackt ripples with rhythm. His latest effort Virex, which was released last month on 100% Silk, bounces, slides, flutters, and flexes. From funky [...]

By |November 5, 2015|1 Comment