Live at the Honey Hive: Monster Treasure

Stockton’s Monster Treasure recently gave quite the performance at SF Pop Fest, alongside hard hitters Dressy Bessy, Dreamdate, and SF favorites Swiftumz. This Friday, the pop trio returns for [...]

By |June 3, 2014|Comments Off on Live at the Honey Hive: Monster Treasure
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    A Million Billion Dying Suns covers Journey…and it’s damn good

A Million Billion Dying Suns covers Journey…and it’s damn good

Very few bands could pull off a Journey cover without the whole operation looking like a bad attempt at irony (and resulting in the decision maker's head getting examined), [...]

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Mahgeetah heads to Neck of the Woods

Mahgeetah has been keeping quiet over the last few weeks, and for good reason. The San Francisco-based outfit is in the heat of recording their first EP, a process they're [...]

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Get to Know: Jet Trash

There's about a million garage bands running around San Francisco these days, which makes it really difficult to separate the cream from the crop at times. Luckily, San Francisco's [...]

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Premiere: Electric Strawberry releases debut full-length

San Francisco Bay Area "kinetic rock" band Electric Strawberry just released a debut full-length that they've decided to premiere with The Bay Bridged.

The self-titled album is funky, fun, and jammy. [...]

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    Mikal Cronin contributes “Soul in Motion” to latest LAMC release

Mikal Cronin contributes “Soul in Motion” to latest LAMC release

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Following a monster 2013 that saw the release of his stellar sophomore LP MCII and a headlining gig at The Bay Brewed, Mikal Cronin has kept [...]

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Devon Williams announces new LP on Slumberland Records

On June 3rd, Oakland’s prestigious Slumberland Records will drop the latest release from long-time LA signee, Devon Williams.

The LP, entitled Gilding The Lily, is a work of deliberately [...]

By |May 29, 2014|Comments Off on Devon Williams announces new LP on Slumberland Records
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    Interview: Toby Oler & Michael Tapscott on ‘Tapscott Sings Toby’

Interview: Toby Oler & Michael Tapscott on ‘Tapscott Sings Toby’

It's been a couple years since we've heard something new from Oakland's Toby Oler, who released the wonderfully weird OVTOV in 2012. On OVTOV, Oler wrote the songs and [...]

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Doe Eye returns home to celebrate debut LP

Riding high on the heels of her debut album, T E L E V I S I O N, Maryam Qudus--the woman behind the indie rock project Doe Eye--is celebrating her [...]

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Phono del Sol: Bill Baird is a genius

Since discovering Phono del Sol performer Bill Baird's music a little over a year ago, I've been a big fan of his work. Like the headline says, I think [...]

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Street Eaters share ‘Reverse’ off of upcoming album

Street Eaters may know a thing or two about crafting confrontational tunes, if their newest single "Reverse" is any indicator. The Berkeley-based duo, comprised of drummer Megan March and [...]

By |May 22, 2014|1 Comment

Fever Charm delivers the hooks on “Still Have You”

Times are tough for Oakland: the Warriors are moving across the Bay Bridge, tech companies prefer to keep their business in San Francisco or San Jose, and the city [...]

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