Interview: Free Energy on their own, with no hard feelings

It would be fair for some artists to hold a grudge or be at least a little bitter after being dropped from two record labels following their debut album.

But [...]

By |February 25, 2013|1 Comment

Video Premiere: The Tambo Rays – "Night Feel"

San Francisco chill-pop outfit The Tambo Rays just released a new single that comes with a video already in tow, and we're premiering the Thomas McGovern-directed short right here [...]

By |February 21, 2013|Comments Off on Video Premiere: The Tambo Rays – "Night Feel"

Sacramento studio The Hangar to close up shop

The (extended) Bay Area is losing a musical landmark as Sacramento's The Hangar will be closing in March 2013. The Hangar is a multi-track recording studio in a large [...]

By |February 21, 2013|Comments Off on Sacramento studio The Hangar to close up shop
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    Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Wallpaper, ALO, Phenomenauts, Swingin' Utters and more

Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Wallpaper, ALO, Phenomenauts, Swingin' Utters and more

To enter this contest submit an email to contest[at]thebaybridged.com with your full name in the body and the concert you’re entering the contest for in the subject line. You [...]

By |February 20, 2013|Comments Off on Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Wallpaper, ALO, Phenomenauts, Swingin' Utters and more
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    Bay Area Music Collective wants to put our scene back on the map

Bay Area Music Collective wants to put our scene back on the map

Tyler Bryant @ Hyde Street Studios for a Bay Area Music Collective session. Photo by Ganesh Photography.

Remember when the San Francisco Bay Area was an internationally renowned musical destination? [...]

By |February 19, 2013|Comments Off on Bay Area Music Collective wants to put our scene back on the map

This Week in SF: Picks and a Mix for 2/18-2/24/12

Enjoy this 8tracks mix featuring local and touring bands performing in SF during the rest of this week. After the jump, find out more about when they're all playing! [...]

By |February 18, 2013|Comments Off on This Week in SF: Picks and a Mix for 2/18-2/24/12
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    Coming in two weeks: A Bay Bridged Noise Pop Happy Hour with Golden Void, Wild Moth and DSTVV!

Coming in two weeks: A Bay Bridged Noise Pop Happy Hour with Golden Void, Wild Moth and DSTVV!

Artwork by Nic Buron

A Friday happy hour filed with bands and beer sounds pretty great, right? Well, we can't help you this weekend, but, in a few weeks, we'll [...]

By |February 15, 2013|Comments Off on Coming in two weeks: A Bay Bridged Noise Pop Happy Hour with Golden Void, Wild Moth and DSTVV!
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    Interview & Giveaway: Voltaire Records' Randy Ellis on his label's upcoming releases, hosting Chrome Canyon and Peanut Butter Wolf at Mezzanine, 2/22/13

Interview & Giveaway: Voltaire Records' Randy Ellis on his label's upcoming releases, hosting Chrome Canyon and Peanut Butter Wolf at Mezzanine, 2/22/13

San Francisco's Voltaire Records is throwing one hell of a show on February 22 at Mezzanine, with none other than "chameleon-like" DJ Peanut Butter Wolf opening up for space [...]

By |February 15, 2013|Comments Off on Interview & Giveaway: Voltaire Records' Randy Ellis on his label's upcoming releases, hosting Chrome Canyon and Peanut Butter Wolf at Mezzanine, 2/22/13
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    Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: The Vaccines, EELS, K. Flay, Unknown Mortal Orchestra and more

Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: The Vaccines, EELS, K. Flay, Unknown Mortal Orchestra and more

To enter any contest submit an email to contest[at]thebaybridged[dot]com with your full name in the body and the concert you’re entering the contest for in the subject line. You [...]

By |February 13, 2013|Comments Off on Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: The Vaccines, EELS, K. Flay, Unknown Mortal Orchestra and more
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    Interview: The Vaccines are healthy, energized for first headlining American tour

Interview: The Vaccines are healthy, energized for first headlining American tour

The Vaccines’ Justin Young didn’t take care of his health as much as he should have, and the English garage rock band’s singer-guitarist paid for it. After mounting an [...]

By |February 12, 2013|Comments Off on Interview: The Vaccines are healthy, energized for first headlining American tour
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    Mixtape: Fourteen Songs about Love for Valentine's Day (Podcast #300)

Mixtape: Fourteen Songs about Love for Valentine's Day (Podcast #300)

Mixtape: Fourteen Songs about Love for Valentine's Day (Podcast #300)

In case you've managed to avoid this news until now, February 14th is Valentine's Day, the greeting card industry holiday [...]

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This Week in SF: Picks and a Mix for 2/11-2/17/12

Enjoy this 8tracks mix featuring local and touring bands performing in SF during the rest of this week. After the jump, find out more about when they're all playing! [...]

By |February 11, 2013|Comments Off on This Week in SF: Picks and a Mix for 2/11-2/17/12