Farallons launch new LP campaign

San Francisco dream-surf outfit Farallons launched a Kickstarter campaign for their debut LP, and if you've seen the group lately, you know that their debut EP was only the first taste [...]

bAd bAd – “Creatures”

Last week, we told you about bAd bAd's high profile legal dispute with Steven Tyler's daughter over their name that started quite ugly, but ended as amicably as it [...]

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    Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Annie Girl, Black Cobra Vipers, and more

Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Annie Girl, Black Cobra Vipers, 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 [...]

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Get to Know: A Yawn Worth Yelling

It's a slightly misleading name: there's nothing yawn-inducing about their music at all. I suppose that's where the 'yelling' part comes in.  Ha, I get it.  Sort of.

Instead of [...]

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Get to know: Beekeepers

If there's one thing that Oakland's Beekeepers have at their disposal, it's recognition. The sound can quite easily be described as a "shit storm" personified. Playing a hyperactive mixture of [...]

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New & Loud: Yearbooks revives screamo, plays Gilman Sunday

No one ever said that sad music had to be quiet, or that hardcore had to be tough and aggressive, and, actually, there's music that exists that challenges both [...]

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    Seattle’s FF plays Thee Parkside with Wild Moth, Mane, Commodity

Seattle’s FF plays Thee Parkside with Wild Moth, Mane, Commodity

Seattle's FF is coming to town April 26 at Thee Parkside with local bands Wild Moth, Mane and Commodity in tow. The Northwestern group is sure to deliver pummeling [...]

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SF’s Vulgar Trade dishes out loud, thrashy hardcore

I don't know what it is that attracts me to mosh pits so much.  Maybe it's as simple as the sheer violence, the physical catharsis of pent-up frustration and [...]

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    Justin Loans & Jay Casio of RNB Millionaires release solo projects

Justin Loans & Jay Casio of RNB Millionaires release solo projects

Justin Loans and Jay Casio, aka Oakland party rappers RNB Millionaires have dropped a couple of solo projects lately that you need to get to know. Last week Jay [...]

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DaVinci & Sweet Valley drop ‘Ghetto Cuisine’

Fillmore rapper DaVinci teamed up with Sweet Valley, (Wavves frontman Nathan Williams and his brother Kynan) for their Ghetto Cuisine album, available now as a free download from Fools [...]

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Giveaway: The National return to the Bay

Fresh off their endearing and creative new documentary, Mistaken for Strangers, the National return to the Bay Area on April 27 for the first time since their moodier-than-thou live show descended upon Golden [...]

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Experimental folk duo Yesway to release debut LP

Ever had that experience of waking up in the middle of a wondrous dream, the vivid colors still swirling around your half-conscious brain as you groggily grope in the [...]

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