• Julian Casablancas & The Voidz
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    Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Julian Casablancas, Blonde Redhead and more

Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Julian Casablancas, Blonde Redhead 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 for [...]

By |November 5, 2014|Comments Off on Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Julian Casablancas, Blonde Redhead and more

Get to Know: Strange Hotel

As you've probably already surmised from the included photo, Strange Hotel is a rock band, and a damn good one at that.  Yes, they don't just look cool, they [...]

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  • Friends of Tricycle Records Compilation Vol. 4
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    Friends of Tricycle Records Compilation Vol. 4 drops today (FREE DOWNLOAD!)

Friends of Tricycle Records Compilation Vol. 4 drops today (FREE DOWNLOAD!)

Big news for those searching out burgeoning Bay Area bands: Tricycle Records has released yet another exemplary mix, entitled Friends of Tricycle Records Compilation Vol. 4. It features some of the best [...]

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Happy Fangs premiere “Fangsgiving”

So you went to Safeway on November 1st and found the orange and black switched out for red and green. Not ready for it all just yet? Those of [...]

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Featured Album: Kool A.D. – ‘WORD O.K.’

Kool A.D. (real name Victor Vasquez) is one the most inventive and prolific rappers in the Bay Area, and the entire country, really. After gaining notoriety with the now-defunct [...]

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Bill Baird – “Flying on the Ground is Wrong”

Bill Baird is always busy, and he recently shared his newest dose of delicious pop, "Flying on the Ground is Wrong". Like much of Bill's work, there's layers upon [...]

By |October 31, 2014|1 Comment

Happy Fangs – “Contagious”

Any band with a Halloween leaning name is going to grab a double-take during October, and gritty powerhouse Happy Fangs went all in. "Contagious" is off of their upcoming debut [...]

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Giraffage streams “Tell Me” from new ‘No Reason’ EP

Giraffage just returned to the Bay after a lengthy tour supporting Porter Robinson, and he's wasting no time before his next project. That's right, the artist (whose real name [...]

By |October 29, 2014|Comments Off on Giraffage streams “Tell Me” from new ‘No Reason’ EP

The Stone Foxes take up residency at The Chapel

Hometown heroes The Stone Foxes will be taking up residency at The Chapel for the first three weeks of November. Joining artists like the alt-rockers of Annie Girl & The [...]

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A Million Billion Dying Suns is now WOVE

(Photo by David Wasjfelner / Edited by Floyd Hill)

We've been big fans of Nate Mercereau's project A Million Billion Dying Suns since he first shared his self-made kaleidoscope-inspired videos [...]

By |October 28, 2014|Comments Off on A Million Billion Dying Suns is now WOVE

Meat Market drops “Big Cookie” and “Floor”

It's been over a year since we've heard something new from Oakland's Meat Market, but last night they quietly dropped a pair of new tracks on their Bandcamp page. [...]

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  • Friends W/O Benefits
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    Friends W/O Benefits: the surreal sound of the real California

Friends W/O Benefits: the surreal sound of the real California

It's hard to point out the exact reason why I fell in love with Friends W/O Benefits.  Maybe it was that goofy promo video they sent me expressing their [...]