Mountain Goats and Kaki King Play Thursday, Friday

The Mountain Goats return to the Bay Area once again for two shows in San Francisco - Thursday at The Independent and Friday at The Fillmore, both with Kaki [...]

By |October 22, 2008|Comments Off on Mountain Goats and Kaki King Play Thursday, Friday

The Lovely Public Opens for Wire at The Fillmore Tonight

In an incredible opportunity for a local band, The Lovely Public will be opening for British post-punk pioneers Wire tonight at The Fillmore.

Wire - "One of Us" - From [...]

By |October 15, 2008|Comments Off on The Lovely Public Opens for Wire at The Fillmore Tonight

CD Releases Friday: The New Trust and Photons

There are interesting CD release parties on both sides of the Bay this Friday night. Over in Berkeley, The New Trust (Feature Podcast) celebrate the release of their [...]

By |October 8, 2008|Comments Off on CD Releases Friday: The New Trust and Photons

Skygreen Leopards, Eyes, The Mantles to Play BOTH Thursday

Back to play shows in the Bay Area for the first time since early May, Skygreen Leopards will be performing at Bottom of the Hill this Thursday, October 9. [...]

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Review: The Porchsteps, The Mumlers, and Or, the Whale – Friday Sep 26, 2008, at the Starry Plough

Are you ready for Round 2 of Jake Butler checking out a show at the Starry Plough on behalf of The Bay Bridged? I sure as hell was [...]

By |October 3, 2008|Comments Off on Review: The Porchsteps, The Mumlers, and Or, the Whale – Friday Sep 26, 2008, at the Starry Plough

Lemonade Releases Self-Titled Debut Tuesday; Shows This Weekend

Our very own frenzied psych-electro outfit Lemonade will release their debut album Tuesday on True Panther Sounds. While filling a niche that is quite sparse in the Bay Area, [...]

By |October 2, 2008|Comments Off on Lemonade Releases Self-Titled Debut Tuesday; Shows This Weekend

Ticket Giveaway: The Morning Benders’ Homecoming Show at the Rickshaw Stop

Few Bay Area bands have had the year that The Morning Benders have had. To sum it up: the release of Talking Through Tin Cans (out on +1 [...]

By |October 1, 2008|Comments Off on Ticket Giveaway: The Morning Benders’ Homecoming Show at the Rickshaw Stop

Rademacher Releases Era EP Tuesday

Rademacher, an indie rock band that splits its time between SF, Fresno and LA, will release their new EP Era Tuesday on Jaxart Records. The new album celebrates [...]

By |September 29, 2008|2 Comments

Winter’s Fall: Winter’s Fall

"Indie? Narco-Country?" That's the question posed by Berkeley quartet Winter's Fall on their web site, and it's one that could be asked of a number of the bands dominating [...]

By |September 29, 2008|Comments Off on Winter’s Fall: Winter’s Fall

Folsom Street Fair this Sunday

This Sunday, it's the Folsom Street Fair, which San Franciscans will know isn't your average street party. "San Francisco has served – and continues to serve – as [...]

By |September 25, 2008|Comments Off on Folsom Street Fair this Sunday

Interview: Matt Bauer

It doesn't seem like it has been two years since Matt Bauer moved to New York. I don't mean that the two years seem like less, I mean it [...]

By |September 24, 2008|Comments Off on Interview: Matt Bauer

Heavenly States Residency with Spoon Starts Tonight

Just another example of a great local band getting a fantastic opportunity, The Heavenly States will play a 3-day residency at the Fillmore with Spoon starting tonight. Not surprisingly, [...]

By |September 22, 2008|Comments Off on Heavenly States Residency with Spoon Starts Tonight