13 & God – “Its Own Sun (Antonionian Version)”

13 & God - "Its Own Sun (Antonionian Version)"

Antonionian's remix of "Its Own Sun," by Anticon labelmates 13 & God, wouldn't sound out of place as a 13 [...]

By |May 13, 2011|Comments Off on 13 & God – “Its Own Sun (Antonionian Version)”

Kids On A Crime Spree – “Sweet Tooth”

"Sweet Tooth" is, like the name might suggest, an incredibly sugary and all-too-brief pop confection from Oakland band Kids On A Crime Spree. Led by Mario Hernandez [...]

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New compilation surveys 1980s Bay Area new wave underground

Bay Area Retrograde (BART) Volume 1 is Dark Entries’ first compilation of underground music from San Francisco (and the greater Bay Area) in the 1980s. Towards the end of [...]

By |May 11, 2011|Comments Off on New compilation surveys 1980s Bay Area new wave underground

The Spyrals release ‘Clouds’

SF band The Spyrals recently released Clouds as a limited-run cassette, and they've now made the rocking psych-pop set available digitally via Bandcamp. Take a listen to the [...]

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Wooden Shjips signs to Thrill Jockey for first studio record, ‘West’ out August 16

Wooden Shjips somehow found time to reconvene and record the album West, due out August 16 on their new home Thrill Jockey (Chicago). Though their discography consists of two [...]

By |May 9, 2011|Comments Off on Wooden Shjips signs to Thrill Jockey for first studio record, ‘West’ out August 16

Devon McClive and Sons’ US Tour and CD Release

Raised in Appalachia, Devon McClive now lives in Berkeley and she's been playing shows around the Bay Area since 2009. After many solo gigs, she assembled a band of [...]

By |May 5, 2011|Comments Off on Devon McClive and Sons’ US Tour and CD Release

Jonas Reinhardt – “Eos, The Dawn”

We were able to stream some tracks from Jonas Reinhardt's upcoming Prins Thomas-produced Internasjonal 12" back in March. Now, the band is beginning to offer up songs from [...]

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TBB Premiere: New video for Shannon and the Clams’ “Sleep Talk” (directed by Grass Widow’s Hannah Lew)

The Bay Bridged is pleased to debut the first video from the Shannon and the Clams' new LP, for the title track, "Sleep Talk." The video was directed and [...]

Ghost and The City – “The Devil”

Ghost and The City - "The Devil"

Ghost and The City are offering a free download of their "A-Side Singles" off their upcoming LP, Sazerac. As the album name suggests, [...]

By |May 3, 2011|Comments Off on Ghost and The City – “The Devil”

New EP from Cannons and Clouds – ‘June’

Cannons and Clouds, with their After All debut in tow, recently completed a new EP. The tracks from 'June' are up on the band's Soundcloud, and to celebrate, Cannons [...]

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Ganglians return with third LP, first single “Jungle” out now

Haven't heard any news from Ganglians in some time, but, in fact, the Sacramento four-piece is Still Living. Their third LP will be released August 23 on Lefse [...]

By |April 27, 2011|Comments Off on Ganglians return with third LP, first single “Jungle” out now

Terry Malts – “Distracted”

Terry Malts - Distracted by Slumberland Records

Remember our recent profile of Terry Malts, the post-punk's punk band? The group's new I'm Neurotic 7" is out now via Slumberland [...]

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