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    Phono del Sol: A Very Brief, Very Fluffy Interview with Thao Nguyen

Phono del Sol: A Very Brief, Very Fluffy Interview with Thao Nguyen

How do we love Thao Nguyen? Let us count the ways. From her stellar sense of folk-pop to her recent forays into social work, the fearless songwriter and NPR [...]

By |June 30, 2014|1 Comment

Be Calm Honcho to celebrate record release at Rickshaw Stop

Local indie group Be Calm Honcho will be celebrating the release of their debut album, HONCHO DREAMS, at the Rickshaw Stop next week.

The band combines styles that draw from their [...]

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    Video: The Creak – “Seafoam Black (The Flame is Gone)”

Video: The Creak – “Seafoam Black (The Flame is Gone)”

Self-described "Indie/bluegrass/TropicalCalifornia666 band from San Francisco" The Creak just released a video to accompany their single for "Seafoam Black (The Flame is Gone)". The band tells me the Natalie [...]

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    Summer Concerts in Berkeley’s Redwood Grove continue tonight

Summer Concerts in Berkeley’s Redwood Grove continue tonight

Bells Atlas at UC Berkeley Redwood Grove

Looking to see a show in one of the most beautiful and intimate "venues" in the Bay Area? Well, tonight's your chance. Now [...]

By |June 26, 2014|Comments Off on Summer Concerts in Berkeley’s Redwood Grove continue tonight

Music Video Race is back!

Now that summer is basically in full swing, it's time to starting thinking about this year's Music Video Race! Expanding beyond San Francisco, the Music Video Race has gone [...]

By |June 24, 2014|1 Comment
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    Emily Wells and her sultry looping are hitting Rickshaw Stop

Emily Wells and her sultry looping are hitting Rickshaw Stop

Cancel those tentative Friday night plans because Emily Wells plays Rickshaw Stop. In case you're out of the loop, Wells has warbling and nearly operatic vocals, on-stage sampling, and is a [...]

By |June 17, 2014|Comments Off on Emily Wells and her sultry looping are hitting Rickshaw Stop

Introducing: Death Records

For those who think the San Francisco music scene is quickly evaporating in the wake of migrating garage rockers, one local label would say you're dead wrong. Brand new [...]

By |June 13, 2014|1 Comment

Premiere: The Phenomenauts – “Theme for Oakland”

Now in their fourteenth year of existence, Oakland's The Phenomenauts are officially paying musical tribute to their hometown with a brand-new song, "Theme for Oakland". Stand up, put your [...]

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Starry Plough hosting Waylon Jennings tribute

Come all ye highwaymen, ye honky tonk heroes, ye ramblin' men and women over to the Starry Plough in Berkeley on Saturday to see some of the Bay's best [...]

By |June 11, 2014|Comments Off on Starry Plough hosting Waylon Jennings tribute
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    Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: The Both, The Hundred Days, Dawn of Midi

Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: The Both, The Hundred Days, Dawn of Midi

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 |June 11, 2014|Comments Off on Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: The Both, The Hundred Days, Dawn of Midi
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    Cold Beat drops video for “Mirror”, and bandleader Hannah Lew spearheads ‘San Francisco Is Doomed’ compilation

Cold Beat drops video for “Mirror”, and bandleader Hannah Lew spearheads ‘San Francisco Is Doomed’ compilation

(Photo by Madeline Allard)

Last month, Cold Beat announced the release of their debut LP Over Me, out July 8 via singer/bassist Hannah Lew's Crime On The Moon imprint, and [...]

By |June 10, 2014|Comments Off on Cold Beat drops video for “Mirror”, and bandleader Hannah Lew spearheads ‘San Francisco Is Doomed’ compilation
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    Premiere: New Spell releases new EP, ‘Songs We Wrote For Thee’

Premiere: New Spell releases new EP, ‘Songs We Wrote For Thee’

San Francisco-based trio New Spell will be releasing their EP, Songs We Wrote For Thee, on June 7th, but decided to let The Bay Bridged exclusively premiere the stream of their [...]

By |June 6, 2014|Comments Off on Premiere: New Spell releases new EP, ‘Songs We Wrote For Thee’