Two weeks of Mi Ami + These Are Powers

Mi Ami - "New Guitar" (from Watersports)

Recent Thrill Jockey signee Mi Ami is tearing up the Bay Area this month with rambunctious electro Brooklynites These Are Powers.

Friday, 10/16: Mi [...]

By |October 14, 2009|2 Comments

Friday: The Music Lovers’ final show

The Music Lovers - "Saturday"

The Music Lovers - "Masculine Feminine"

San Francisco's The Music Lovers are calling it a day this week, with a final, early evening concert at the [...]

By |October 13, 2009|4 Comments

Download: Treasure Island Music Festival Preview Mix

We're quite excited for the Treasure Island Music Festival this weekend and decided to get into the TIMF spirit with this hour-long mix of songs from bands at both [...]

By |October 12, 2009|Comments Off on Download: Treasure Island Music Festival Preview Mix

Sat: Bhi Bhiman and Stone Foxes Reunite at Hotel Utah

If you're a reader of The Bay Bridged then you're well aware of The Stone Foxes residency at the Hotel Utah for the month of October.

For this [...]

By |October 9, 2009|Comments Off on Sat: Bhi Bhiman and Stone Foxes Reunite at Hotel Utah

Why? returns with Mount Eerie, Au, Serengeti & Polyphonic

Why? - "This Blackest Purse"

Next Saturday night (9pm, $16), it's a toss-up between sticking around Treasure Island for MGMT, or catching an enticing line-up at the Great American Music [...]

By |October 9, 2009|Comments Off on Why? returns with Mount Eerie, Au, Serengeti & Polyphonic

Strange Tales and Nightingales

Kacey Johansing - "Angel Island"

This Friday (8pm, $5, All Ages) night, Blue Six hosts "Strange Tales and Nightingales: A Night of Acoustic Storytelling" with Foxtails Brigade, Kacey Johansing and [...]

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Weekend Mix: 10/8-12

Thursday: The Love X Nowhere, Birdmonster, Erin Brazill @ Bottom of the Hill (9:30pm, $8)

Birdmonster - "Born to be Your Man"

Friday: The Raincoats, Section 25, Gang Of Four (dj [...]

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Recommended: Part Time Punks Mini-Fest @ The Mezzanine

LA's Part Time Punks will be bringing a smorgasbord of post-punk, lo-fi and indie rock to The Mezzanine this Friday. The show features the first ever West Coast [...]

By |October 7, 2009|Comments Off on Recommended: Part Time Punks Mini-Fest @ The Mezzanine

Sugar and Gold tour US, starting Thursday @ SF Eagle

Just before embarking on a full US tour, electro dance group Sugar and Gold will hold a record release show Thursday, October 8th at the Eagle Tavern (9pm, $5) [...]

By |October 5, 2009|Comments Off on Sugar and Gold tour US, starting Thursday @ SF Eagle

Sacramento DIY celebrates O:RMF VIII on Saturday

This weekend celebrates the 8th annual Operation: Restore Maximum Freedom festival coordinated by Sacramento/Davis' community radio station, KDVS. In past years the all-day showcase has featured Thee Oh Sees, [...]

By |October 1, 2009|Comments Off on Sacramento DIY celebrates O:RMF VIII on Saturday

Weekend Picks: 10/1-6

Thursday: Please Do Not Fight, Bird By Bird, Ghost & The City, Finish Ticket @ Rickshaw Stop (7:30pm, $10)

Please Do Not Fight - "Up Up Up"

Friday: Tartufi, Geographer, Judgement [...]

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Mark Matos & Os Beaches – Words of the Knife

Mark Matos & Os Beaches - "Hired Hand"

Mark Matos' Campo Bravo left us with a great podcast episode and some terrific psych rock, so the emergence of Mark Matos [...]

By |October 1, 2009|Comments Off on Mark Matos & Os Beaches – Words of the Knife