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    TBB Song Premiere: Swiftumz – "Willy" / Chris McVicker talks video for "More Than Sleep"

TBB Song Premiere: Swiftumz – "Willy" / Chris McVicker talks video for "More Than Sleep"

Slacker savant Chris McVicker, a.k.a. Swiftumz, made a video for the impossibly catchy-yet-sulky track “More Than Sleep,” off of the excellent 2011 Holy Mountain release Don't Trip. The video [...]

By |April 25, 2012|Comments Off on TBB Song Premiere: Swiftumz – "Willy" / Chris McVicker talks video for "More Than Sleep"
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    Brooklyn duo Light Asylum's album release party: 5/14/12 at Public Works

Brooklyn duo Light Asylum's album release party: 5/14/12 at Public Works

Brooklyn dark wave duo Light Asylum are throwing an album release party at Public Works on May 14th. Fronted by the deep, charismatic croon of lead singer Shannon Funchess, [...]

By |April 24, 2012|1 Comment

Sun Kil Moon — "UK Blues"

Mark Kozelek's Sun Kil Moon are set to release their newest album, Among the Leaves, on May 29th through Caldo Verde Records. According to the press release, Kozelek recorded [...]

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Burnt Ones – "Meet the Golden One" (Al Lover Remix)

Here's an interesting fusion: San Francisco garage rockers Burnt Ones have invited producer Al Lover to put his hip hop spin on their psychedelic lo-fi guitar pop track "Meet [...]

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  • Loquat - 'We Could Be Arsonists'
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    Loquat return with 'We Could Be Arsonists'; album release show 4/27/12 (ticket giveaway!)

Loquat return with 'We Could Be Arsonists'; album release show 4/27/12 (ticket giveaway!)

The folks of Loquat are no stranger to the Bay Area music scene. The band's albums date back to 2003, and they performed one of the coveted local opener [...]

By |April 19, 2012|Comments Off on Loquat return with 'We Could Be Arsonists'; album release show 4/27/12 (ticket giveaway!)

Want an early copy of the new Exray's album?

Exray's have announced details of their new album, Trust A Robot. It's due out June 26 on Howell's Transmitter, but we're giving you the opportunity to snag a cassette [...]

By |April 18, 2012|1 Comment
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    Ty Segall Band releases 'Slaughterhouse' June 26 on In The Red

Ty Segall Band releases 'Slaughterhouse' June 26 on In The Red

As if Ty Segall hasn't been tremendously busy working on a collaborative album with White Fence and a completely solo album, here comes a third one for 2012: the [...]

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    Spencey Dude & the Doodles launch debut LP, 'Night Problems'

Spencey Dude & the Doodles launch debut LP, 'Night Problems'

Night Problems by Spencey Dude & the Doodles

For what feels like years, we've been awaiting the debut LP from SF's Spencey Dude & the Doodles, and Night Problems is [...]

By |April 18, 2012|1 Comment
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    Song Premiere: Birds & Batteries – "Living Through Pictures"

Song Premiere: Birds & Batteries – "Living Through Pictures"

Photo by: Matthew Washburn

This morning on The Bay Bridged, we debut "Living Through Pictures" -- one of five danceable pop songs that mark the return of Birds & Batteries. [...]

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Hear two new Yalls instrumental tracks

Another week, another always welcome dose of Yalls. The quickly-ascending Oakland musician recently posted two fresh instrumental cuts on Soundcloud, titled "Too Long" and "Grand Entrance," which you can [...]

By |April 17, 2012|Comments Off on Hear two new Yalls instrumental tracks

Mist Giant – "D-Loop"

Glass Walls by Mist Giant

"D-Loop" is a winding, layered six-and-a-half minute jam from SF's Mist Giant, off the band's second EP, Glass Walls. The EP is out now on [...]

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Ten Bay Area-Related Releases for Record Store Day 2012

This Saturday is Record Store Day 2012, a time to celebrate independent record stores and break the bank snatching up exclusive, limited edition releases. Among the many, many [...]

By |April 16, 2012|Comments Off on Ten Bay Area-Related Releases for Record Store Day 2012