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    Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Whirr, Bells Atlas, Peaking Lights, and more

Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Whirr, Bells Atlas, Peaking Lights, 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 |August 27, 2014|Comments Off on Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Whirr, Bells Atlas, Peaking Lights, and more
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    Thick Red Wine releases “Marathon”, celebrating at DNA Lounge

Thick Red Wine releases “Marathon”, celebrating at DNA Lounge

Mike Wojciechowski, frontman of SF anti-folk project Thick Red Wine, writes songs that are "really not that desperate." Newly released "Marathon" will be on his forthcoming EP Homesick due for release [...]

By |August 25, 2014|Comments Off on Thick Red Wine releases “Marathon”, celebrating at DNA Lounge

Mission Creek Oakland Music Festival announced 2014 lineup

Now in its 6th year, the Mission Creek Oakland Music and Arts Festival has announced its 2014 lineup.

Spanning ten days and eight venues, highlights of 2014's schedule doesn't limit [...]

By |August 25, 2014|Comments Off on Mission Creek Oakland Music Festival announced 2014 lineup
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    Porchlight’s Summer Soul Celebration keeps the party alive this weekend

Porchlight’s Summer Soul Celebration keeps the party alive this weekend

For those of you planning to rage in the Mission for the 20th Street Block Party this weekend and find yourselves asking, "Gee, what do we do after Rogue [...]

By |August 22, 2014|Comments Off on Porchlight’s Summer Soul Celebration keeps the party alive this weekend

Rivvrs goes all-in for debut EP, ‘Hold On’

Rivvrs, the moniker for Bay Area based pop/folk singer-songwriter Brandon Zahursky, just dropped his debut EP, Hold On. After a number of stints attempting to find the perfect fit band-wise, [...]

By |August 21, 2014|Comments Off on Rivvrs goes all-in for debut EP, ‘Hold On’

Video: Galen Ash, “Walking Song”

Ladies and gentlemen...Galen Ash.

A suspender-wearin', blues-talkin' folk singer in one of the truest senses of the genre, Galen Ash is new to the pages of The Bay Bridged. We'd [...]

By |August 21, 2014|Comments Off on Video: Galen Ash, “Walking Song”

Premiere: The fuzzed-out punk weirdness of OVVN

Consider this in part a postscript to our recent mixtape on all of the great North Bay bands: Weird-punks OVVN, with members hailing from West Oakland and Guerneville, are [...]

By |August 21, 2014|Comments Off on Premiere: The fuzzed-out punk weirdness of OVVN
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    Playlist: ‘Hard Hits for Weak People’ from Pat Clos of Cocktails

Playlist: ‘Hard Hits for Weak People’ from Pat Clos of Cocktails

Photo: Jenn Dorn Heard

Cocktails' Adult Life is one of my favorite releases of the year, and in my recent interview with frontman Patrick Clos, he mentioned some interesting [...]

By |August 21, 2014|Comments Off on Playlist: ‘Hard Hits for Weak People’ from Pat Clos of Cocktails

Get to Know: Talkies

Photo: Jeff Harland

Talkies are a brand-spankin' new four-piece that will take you back to the glamorous days of slick guitar-driven power pop. Frontman Ray Seraphin (whom you may know [...]

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Premiere: Rich Girls debut new music video for “Worse”

Three well-dressed individuals walk into a screening room at a police station. A bit tattered, but nonetheless looking their best. An overheard voice refers to them as "suspects." The [...]

By |August 20, 2014|3 Comments

Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Slint, Joanna Gruesome, 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 |August 20, 2014|Comments Off on Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Slint, Joanna Gruesome, and more

Get to Know: A Carnival of Hours

A Carnival of Hours is a fairly new band out of Oakland with formed by three guys who are no stranger to the local scene – the band is [...]

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