• Lee Bob & The Truth, "I Won't Let The Hate In"
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    Lee Bob & The Truth – “Let The Hate In (I Won’t)” b/w “Every 28 Hrs In America (Silent Night)”

Lee Bob & The Truth – “Let The Hate In (I Won’t)” b/w “Every 28 Hrs In America (Silent Night)”

The recent grand jury decisions not to prosecute white police officers accused of killing unarmed black men in Ferguson and Staten Island shocked a large portion of the country, [...]

By |January 7, 2015|Comments Off on Lee Bob & The Truth – “Let The Hate In (I Won’t)” b/w “Every 28 Hrs In America (Silent Night)”

Waterstrider – “White Light”

I have a hunch that if anyone else had written “White Light”, the first single off of Waterstrider’s upcoming album Nowhere Now, the guitar riff in the chorus would [...]

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Ring in the New Year with a Bells Atlas Residency

Oakland's Bells Atlas is wasting no time making the new year a busy one, with a month-long residency at ERA Art Bar & Lounge. Joining the rhythmic pop stylings [...]

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Stoned and Alone: Oakland’s Toner drops self-titled LP

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Oakland’s Samuelito Cruz is well versed in the Bay Area music scene. Having been involved in a variety of local Bay projects, including Happy Diving and [...]

By |December 23, 2014|2 Comments

Get To Know: Royal Oakie Records and Tapes

Oakland's Royal Oakie Records and Tapes has been around since 2011, but they are poised for an especially busy 2015. Founded by David Glassebrook of Deep Ellum and Yasamine [...]

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Field Medic tells off the Grim Reaper

Kevin Sullivan has had a busy year - playing shows both solo as Field Medic and as the frontman for Rin Tin Tiger, starting a label, and releasing a [...]

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Avant-garde trash rock: Urthdance cassette release

Urthdance is abrasive and explosive. It sounds very angry, like something that has been kept in a tiny box, but is now ready to come out into the world. [...]

By |December 18, 2014|1 Comment
  • 2014 Holiday Compilation
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    Premiere: Listen to bAd bAd’s “¿Dónde Está Santa’s Claws?” from our Holiday Compilation; donate now to support Bay Area music

Premiere: Listen to bAd bAd’s “¿Dónde Está Santa’s Claws?” from our Holiday Compilation; donate now to support Bay Area music

The Bay Bridged’s first ever fundraiser is still going strong, as we seek your support so that we can continue to provide a critical platform for local musicians through [...]

By |December 17, 2014|Comments Off on Premiere: Listen to bAd bAd’s “¿Dónde Está Santa’s Claws?” from our Holiday Compilation; donate now to support Bay Area music

Michael & The Strange Land – “Specter”

Michael & The Strange Land have carved out a distinct sound over the course of the last year and a half, with the release of their aptly named EP's [...]

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Tis the season for Jingle Boyz

Every year about this time, San Francisco's Adam Healton gives us the most precious gift of all: the gift of music from Jingle Boyz. This year brings us the [...]

By |December 11, 2014|2 Comments

China releases The Wall

The newly formed China is an Americana outfit featuring a talented group of Bay Area veterans: Jeff Moller, Michael James Tapscott, Raphi Gottesman, and Dominic East have joined forces [...]

By |December 10, 2014|Comments Off on China releases The Wall
  • 2014 Holiday Compilation
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    Premiere: Listen to Cocktails’ “Tis The Season” from our Holiday Compilation; donate now to support Bay Area music

Premiere: Listen to Cocktails’ “Tis The Season” from our Holiday Compilation; donate now to support Bay Area music

Last week, The Bay Bridged launched its first ever fundraiser, asking for your support as we remain committed to providing a critical platform for local musicians through our award-winning [...]

By |December 10, 2014|Comments Off on Premiere: Listen to Cocktails’ “Tis The Season” from our Holiday Compilation; donate now to support Bay Area music