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    Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Alvvays, GRMLN, The Gooch Palms and more

Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Alvvays, GRMLN, The Gooch Palms and more

Alvvays photo by Gavin Keen

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 [...]

By |August 5, 2015|Comments Off on Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Alvvays, GRMLN, The Gooch Palms and more

B. Hamilton releases ‘Fight Everything’

Oakland's B. Hamilton, the project fronted by Oakland's Ryan Christopher Parks (who you may recognize for his all-caps "internet genius"), is releasing his Fight Everything cassette this Saturday night [...]

First listen: Cumstain’s new cassingle

As someone who spends too much time listening to music, I have specific tunes for every occasion. My favorite “LET'S PRETEND EVERYTHING IS OK AND I'M NOT HAVING AN [...]

By |August 4, 2015|Comments Off on First listen: Cumstain’s new cassingle
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    Premiere: Stream Void Boys’ grimy, hook filled debut ‘Glamorpus’

Premiere: Stream Void Boys’ grimy, hook filled debut ‘Glamorpus’

(Void Boys from left to right, Jian, Shannon, Joe, and Gio)

I'm familiar with Void Boys because I grew up playing music in the same Los Angeles scene as Gio [...]

By |August 4, 2015|Comments Off on Premiere: Stream Void Boys’ grimy, hook filled debut ‘Glamorpus’
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    The Drums playing Brick and Mortar for Outside Lands night show

The Drums playing Brick and Mortar for Outside Lands night show

Music festivals are endurance tests. Standing, cheering, singing and drinking for hours on end can take a toll on one’s body. But, they only come around once a year [...]

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Weekend Plans: Big Ups heads to Bottom of the Hill

Photo by Tiffany Yoon

The latest show offering from the local wunderkinds of Professional Fans comes in the form of Weekend, Big Ups, and Never Young performing at Bottom [...]

By |August 3, 2015|Comments Off on Weekend Plans: Big Ups heads to Bottom of the Hill
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    The California Honeydrops set to play two nights at The Fillmore

The California Honeydrops set to play two nights at The Fillmore

The California Honeydrops have evolved a few stages since primarily busking at BART stations. They now tour across the US and Europe regularly and draw major crowds at jam-centric [...]

By |July 31, 2015|Comments Off on The California Honeydrops set to play two nights at The Fillmore
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    Jordannah Elizabeth releases ‘Borders’ in memoriam of Charleston Shootings

Jordannah Elizabeth releases ‘Borders’ in memoriam of Charleston Shootings

As a testament of pain and a charting of the current times we're faced with in the midst of gun violence and a larger sentiment of racial tensions, Jordannah [...]

By |July 31, 2015|Comments Off on Jordannah Elizabeth releases ‘Borders’ in memoriam of Charleston Shootings

Listen: Camera Shy

From two of the members of Whirr and Nothing, Oakland band Camera Shy is not Whirr or Nothing. All may sound dreamy, but not in the same way [...]

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Toby Oler releases ‘Thank You, Bird Snider’

After releasing a bluegrass cassette, an oddball hip-hop influenced storytelling album, and a more straightforward, yet still wonderfully odd collaboration with Michael James Tapscott, Oakland's Toby Oler takes another [...]

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See StringQuake for free at the De Young on Friday

Photo by James Dong

StringQuake is a trio featuring Amelia Romano on harp, Misha Khalikulov on cello, and Josh Mellinger on percussion. They play music from a lot of different [...]

By |July 30, 2015|Comments Off on See StringQuake for free at the De Young on Friday
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    Charting San Francisco summers – The Silhouette Era’s ‘Beacons’

Charting San Francisco summers – The Silhouette Era’s ‘Beacons’

It's the time of year where most of our "favorite new music" is poppy, bubbly and a seemingly fitting soundtrack to the warm days that come along with summer. [...]

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