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    The 20th Street Block Party is returning: Thao, Nick Waterhouse, Dominant Legs and more

The 20th Street Block Party is returning: Thao, Nick Waterhouse, Dominant Legs and more

The Noise Pop-produced 20th Street Block Party is back this September for a third year of bands, food, drinks, and fun. The free event's lineup of music on two [...]

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Dreamgaze Festival expands to San Francisco

Burnt out from the crowds of stampeding human cattle that was Outside Lands? Here's a fest off the beaten path, and into the realms of weird. The Los Angeles creative [...]

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Oakland’s Bicycle Day drops new EP on cassette

Amidst the wave of contemporary bands hailing from the East Bay, Oakland's Bicycle Day seems to be trying their best to craft a musical niche of their own. With [...]

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Sexless announces new 7″ and September West Coast tour

Oakland's Sexless dubs themselves as a "Bay Area power trio"— on their social media, at least. Whether or not we'd like to believe that, the trio who cultivate a [...]

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    East Bay’s Toner shares new music and announces record release

East Bay’s Toner shares new music and announces record release

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Local Bay Area bad boy and multi-instrumentalist Samuelito Cruz has been releasing music under the pseudonym Toner for only short time, but with the help of [...]

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    Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: The Sandwitches, Jenny Hval and more

Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: The Sandwitches, Jenny Hval 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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    Oakland’s Phosphene prepping sophomore record, ‘Breaker’

Oakland’s Phosphene prepping sophomore record, ‘Breaker’

The Oakland trio of Phosphene has launched a crowdfunding campaign in support of their second full length album Breaker. Rachel Frankel (Vocals, Guitar), Matt Hemmerich (Drums), and Kevin Kaw [...]

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The Greening premiere video for “Unifier”

Psych-pop rockers The Greening have a headtrip of a new music video out based on their single "Unifier." It's a brain-scrambling masterpiece, a beautifully disconcerting swirl of kaleidoscopic imagery [...]

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Guy Fox set to release ‘Night Owl’

Oakland's Guy Fox has steadily been releasing individual tracks and EP's for several years now, but they're finally set to release their debut full-length LP Night Owl August 22. [...]

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Makeunder and the making of ‘Great Headless Blank’

The last time we talked to you about Makeunder, we told you NPR featured them not once, but twice on All Songs Considered. Make that thrice, kinda — in [...]

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    Eyes on the Shore premiere “Kids on the Run” video, play Slim’s

Eyes on the Shore premiere “Kids on the Run” video, play Slim’s

The versatile Eyes On The Shore are premiering their new video, "Kids on the Run," right here on The Bay Bridged.

A dizzying loop of shape and form, the video [...]

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AJ Davila y Terror Amor this Sunday at The Chapel

I am a Mexican-American gal who rebelled against her parents’ Mariachi and Banda music by listening to emo and punk music, yet part of me finds refuge in rock [...]

By |August 14, 2015|1 Comment