Majical Cloudz to perform at Aquarius Records

Free show alert: Majical Cloudz is performing live at Aquarius Records tonight, Wednesday, July 24th at 6pm. It's free and all ages and promises a certain intensity. As Zack [...]

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Speedy Ortiz supporting debut album at Bottom of the Hill

Fresh off the release of their debut LP, Speedy Ortiz will headline a show at Bottom of the Hill this Thursday, July 25. Carpark Records label-mate and local favorite [...]

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Al Lover debuts new single featuring White Fence

It's tough these days to stand out in the technicolored sea of psychedelic rock that is the Bay Area. But San Francisco producer Al Lover does it well. He's [...]

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    Premiere: Blue Hawaii – "The Other Day" (Avalon Emerson Cybernetic Edit)

Premiere: Blue Hawaii – "The Other Day" (Avalon Emerson Cybernetic Edit)

San Francisco-based electronic musician Avalon Emerson has produced a cybernetic edit of Blue Hawaii's "The Other Day", which we are stoked to premiere right here on The Bay Bridged [...]

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    This Week in SF, 7/22-7/28/13: Weekend, Speedy Ortiz, Postal Service, Orange Peels & more!

This Week in SF, 7/22-7/28/13: Weekend, Speedy Ortiz, Postal Service, Orange Peels & more!

Enjoy this Spotify mix featuring local and touring bands performing in SF during the rest of this week. After the jump, find out more about when they're all playing! [...]

By |July 22, 2013|Comments Off on This Week in SF, 7/22-7/28/13: Weekend, Speedy Ortiz, Postal Service, Orange Peels & more!

Friendzone produces tracks for Mykki Blanco and Yung Lean

I've been all up in my Friendzone lately, with the Bay Area "internet rap" production duo serving up a pair of heavy slaps for left-field hip-hop performers Mykki Blanco [...]

By |July 19, 2013|Comments Off on Friendzone produces tracks for Mykki Blanco and Yung Lean
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    Interview: Bonnie & the BANG BANG, record release show 7/19/2013

Interview: Bonnie & the BANG BANG, record release show 7/19/2013

Since emerging out of Oakland in 2011, Bonnie & the BANG BANG has been crafting its own distinctive brand of music that burns with western vibes, though not necessarily [...]

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    Editors’ Picks: What We’ve Been Listening to This Week (Mikal Cronin, Weekend, James The Giant)

Editors’ Picks: What We’ve Been Listening to This Week (Mikal Cronin, Weekend, James The Giant)

Anna: All Mikal Cronin, all day long. I cannot explain why or how this happens, but Mikal's MCII has the ability to both energize and soothe, acting as the [...]

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    Saint Laurent, Hedi Slimane and Sam Flax: rock and roll continues to bleed into fashion

Saint Laurent, Hedi Slimane and Sam Flax: rock and roll continues to bleed into fashion

The realms of fashion and rock and roll often crossover for obvious reasons, the most apparent being that both worlds value beauty - not beauty in the classic sense [...]

By |July 18, 2013|Comments Off on Saint Laurent, Hedi Slimane and Sam Flax: rock and roll continues to bleed into fashion

Video: Kai Straw – "The American Dream (Suburban Part 1)"

San Francisco's Kai Straw is a MC and producer on a mission. "I'm looking to take a steak knife to the heart of hip-hop and replace it with a [...]

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    Colleen Green, SISU, Burnt Palms playing ProFans show @ Cafe Du Nord

Colleen Green, SISU, Burnt Palms playing ProFans show @ Cafe Du Nord

Professional Fans are at it again with another Grade A California showcase featuring Colleen Green, SISU, and Burnt Palms at Cafe Du Nord on Monday, July 22.

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    Mixtape: Bands of the 2013 First City Festival (Podcast #310)

Mixtape: Bands of the 2013 First City Festival (Podcast #310)

Mixtape: Bands of the 2013 First City Festival (Podcast #310)

Forty-six years after Monterey Pop, which established the template for the major music festival, a new fest is bringing rock [...]