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    Silver Shadows, Generation Loss, Michael & The Strange Land to play El Rio

Silver Shadows, Generation Loss, Michael & The Strange Land to play El Rio

Reigning from San Francisco, Silver Shadows is an all-girl band that tends to fall into the darker side of things. The synth-drenched darkwave act draws from elements of post-punk, [...]

By |March 28, 2014|Comments Off on Silver Shadows, Generation Loss, Michael & The Strange Land to play El Rio

Craft Spells finally returns with new single

We haven't heard much from Craft Spells, the project of Stockton/San Francisco's Justin Vallesteros, since he holed up in the San Joaquin Valley after 2010's Idle Labor. Since he disappeared, he [...]

By |March 27, 2014|2 Comments

Premiere: Sioux City Kid – “Heartbreak Shakedown”

Last year, we told you about Jared Griffin of Sioux City Kid traveling to Nashville to record "Heartbreak Shakedown" in Jack White's Third Man Record Booth. Today, we're so [...]

By |March 27, 2014|Comments Off on Premiere: Sioux City Kid – “Heartbreak Shakedown”

Spencer Owen releases ‘Blue Circle’ on vinyl

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We told you about Spencer Owen's plans for his Blue Circle LP a few months back, and now he's back with the album in shiny new vinyl. [...]

By |March 27, 2014|Comments Off on Spencer Owen releases ‘Blue Circle’ on vinyl

bAd bAd releases debut album on cassette

We told you about San Francisco's bAd bAd earlier this year, and not long ago they released their debut full-length cassette. 14 songs of furious punk energy and rhythms [...]

By |March 25, 2014|Comments Off on bAd bAd releases debut album on cassette
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    Father/Daughter drops Sadie Dupuis track off RSD covers album

Father/Daughter drops Sadie Dupuis track off RSD covers album

Sadie Dupuis, the spunky leader of Speedy Ortiz, went solo to cover Josie & the Pussycats' "Pretend to be Nice" for local label Father/Daughter's Record Store Day release, Faux [...]

By |March 25, 2014|Comments Off on Father/Daughter drops Sadie Dupuis track off RSD covers album
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    Get to Know: Eternal Drag (members of The Dodos, Social Studies, White Fence)

Get to Know: Eternal Drag (members of The Dodos, Social Studies, White Fence)

There's a new band in town: Eternal Drag. Made up of members from San Francisco indie pop standards such as The Dodos and Social Studies as well as lo-fi [...]

By |March 21, 2014|Comments Off on Get to Know: Eternal Drag (members of The Dodos, Social Studies, White Fence)

Get to Know: Rachel Angel & The Revelations

Rachel Angel & The Revelations are an Oakland band fronted by none other than (you guessed it) Rachel Angel herself. Angel, a Miami native and student at Mills, shines [...]

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 [...]

By |March 20, 2014|Comments Off on Angelica Rockne releases “Soon”, playing Awaken Cafe

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, [...]

By |March 14, 2014|Comments Off on Split Screens to release new 7-inch, “The Sinner”