SONG-FREUD: Trails and Ways’ “Nunca”

Welcome back to SONG-FREUD, the only music column that doubles as a deep cavity search of your favorite Bay Area music. A pro bono psychotherapy session available for public consumption, [...]

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Video Premiere: NRVS LVRS – “City Lights”

Earlier this year, San Francisco's NRVS LVRS released "City Lights", their first single from their forthcoming album The Golden West. Today, we're pleased to give you the first look [...]

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    Get to know your local punk history with Frank Portman and more on Saturday

Get to know your local punk history with Frank Portman and more on Saturday

This Saturday night, get a healthy dose of punk history at the Night Light with Frank Portman and a host of other local punk legends. Portman will be reading [...]

By |February 3, 2015|Comments Off on Get to know your local punk history with Frank Portman and more on Saturday

Bows – “Everywhere”

Berkeley's Bows is the brainchild of Big Tree members Kaila McIntyre-Bader and Luke Bace. Bows started when Kaila broke both her elbows (hence the name) and started experimenting with [...]

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First ever all-female lineup hits The Fillmore on Saturday

For the first time in the history of the renowned San Francisco venue The Fillmore, an all-female lineup will take place, featuring local power houses such as Kendra McKinley, The [...]

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SONG-FREUD: The Seshen’s “Unravel”

Welcome back to SONG-FREUD, a new weekly column at the Bay Bridged. Think of it as a deep cavity search of your favorite Bay Area music, a pro bono psychotherapy [...]

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Get to Know: Hidden Pictures

Hidden Pictures is the brainchild of Kansas City native Richard Gintowt, who moved to Oakland a bit over a year ago. His latest release, Ottomans, is actually his third [...]

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Fog City Songwriters brings unity to Bay Area musicians

All around the country, in places like Nashville and Austin, open events known as "guitar pulls," where people share songs and pass their guitar around, occur on porches, in [...]

By |January 29, 2015|3 Comments
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    Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Albino!, Sun Hop Fat, Black Nature Band

Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Albino!, Sun Hop Fat, Black Nature Band

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 for [...]

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William Ryan Fritch drops “Thankless Deeds” video

My colleague Jason has been keeping you posted on Oakland songwriter, composer, and our new favorite person, William Ryan Fritch, since Fritch wowed us with his Heavy EP last [...]

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    Last chance to party in the MEGADOME! This Saturday with Delmarva and Slouching Stars

Last chance to party in the MEGADOME! This Saturday with Delmarva and Slouching Stars

The Octopus Literary Salon will open its doors in the next few weeks at 2101 Webster in Oakland. They present the very last pop-up in their killer MEGADOME series [...]

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Weyes Blood brings winter to San Francisco

New York City-based artist Natalie Mering is rolling through San Francisco tonight with her solo project Weyes Blood. Though she's been honing her own brand of psychedelic piano music [...]

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