Premiere: Sunbeam Rd. – “Frog Drawing”

Although it's been over a year since we've heard from SF psych rockers SUNBEAM RD., the trio is returning with a brand new 12-inch EP called Time Perception. Naturally, [...]

By |March 20, 2014|Comments Off on Premiere: Sunbeam Rd. – “Frog Drawing”

Angelica Rockne releases “Soon”, playing Awaken Cafe

Hot on the heels of January’s “Human Being”, Nevada City’s Angelica Rockne has released a new song, “Soon”, off her upcoming EP, What Will I Dream. With the squeak [...]

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Generation Loss released debut cassette on Cut-Rate Records

I know, I know – how could an act as quality as and with the pedigree of Generation Loss go virtually unnoticed here on The Bay Bridged, with nothing [...]

By |March 17, 2014|2 Comments

Split Screens to release new 7-inch, “The Sinner”

Long gone are the days when "psychedelic" is used to describe Bay Area music in the vein of the Grateful Dead's exhaustive jams or Jefferson Airplane's freak-out, proto-grunge rock. Instead, [...]

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Odd Owl releases debut EP, ‘The Call’

Odd Owl has just released their debut five-track EP, The Call, following a number of single releases.

The album is poppy, eclectic, and energetic in style. Carmen Caruso, lead vocals [...]

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  • Coo Coo Birds & Down Dirty Shake @ Slim's
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    Down Dirty Shake joins Coo Coo Birds at Slim’s later this month

Down Dirty Shake joins Coo Coo Birds at Slim’s later this month

Psychedelia will be most certainly not be in short supply March 26 when Bay Area psych soul act Down Dirty Shake teams up with SF-based purveyors of frenetic acid [...]

By |March 13, 2014|1 Comment
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    Kyle M. Terrizzi releases new music website and album, ‘Dear Patron’

Kyle M. Terrizzi releases new music website and album, ‘Dear Patron’

“I feel like I’m coming out of another transitional period,” said Kyle M. Terrizzi, “I stepped out of a vehicle while being under the name The Plastic Arts and [...]

By |March 12, 2014|Comments Off on Kyle M. Terrizzi releases new music website and album, ‘Dear Patron’

Void Boys release “Starfish” single

San Francisco's Void Boys are releasing a very limited-edition 10-inch single on Pretty Penny Records Friday night at a show at Vacation in San Francisco. There are only 100 [...]

Premiere: Frozen Folk – ‘Sleepy’ EP

Oakland's Frozen Folk, despite their name, are not a folk band at all. Their sound is defined by their unique instrumentation, with extremely technical and often frantic guitar and [...]

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  • Mike Sempert - "Good Morning Young Artist"
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    Mike Sempert (Birds and Batteries) – “Good Morning Young Artist”

Mike Sempert (Birds and Batteries) – “Good Morning Young Artist”

We have both good news and bad news. Good news: Mike Sempert (of Birds & Batteries, whom we know very well) is releasing a whole set of solo songs, [...]

By |March 11, 2014|2 Comments

Get to Know: Baus

Oakland's Baus was originally formed by SoCal natives Thomas Jackson and Mike Morales, who also is a member of Sacramento's G. Green. Lacking a bass player, they added Sierra [...]

By |March 10, 2014|1 Comment

Yalls announces ‘United’ LP on Gold Robot Records

Although Berkeley resident and Jersey transplant Dan Casey has been delivering a steady stream of glitched-out beats and soulfully spacey pop melodies as Yalls since around the time I [...]

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