Odawas release Black Harmony

Photos: Kayla Krut, edited by Isaac Edwards

Last year, Oakland duo Odawas ended their lengthy hiatus released one of my favorite albums of the year, Reflections of a Pink [...]

By |June 2, 2015|Comments Off on Odawas release Black Harmony
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    Rin Tin Tiger release “Small Cuts That Bleed A Lot,” play Independent 7/10/15

Rin Tin Tiger release “Small Cuts That Bleed A Lot,” play Independent 7/10/15

Ahem. Your attention please, ladies and gentlemen: your summer jam has arrived.

Our faves Rin Tin Tiger are back with a new single, “Small Cuts That Bleed A Lot,” and [...]

By |May 28, 2015|Comments Off on Rin Tin Tiger release “Small Cuts That Bleed A Lot,” play Independent 7/10/15
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    Ezra Furman performs “Restless Year” on Later with Jools Holland

Ezra Furman performs “Restless Year” on Later with Jools Holland

Although we've appreciated his work here at The Bay Bridged, Chicago native & Oakland resident Ezra Furman may be in the process of blowing up in Europe. Or perhaps [...]

Video: Waterstrider – “Frayed”

As Oakland's Waterstrider prepares for a busy summer of shows, they just dropped a video for "Frayed", their contribution to the OIM Records Compilation that we told you about [...]

By |May 27, 2015|Comments Off on Video: Waterstrider – “Frayed”
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    Premiere: Battlehooch releases new single “Grace of Lace”

Premiere: Battlehooch releases new single “Grace of Lace”

Battlehooch is known to break the boundaries of musical genres, crossing psychedelia, pop and rock n' roll into a mutant-like sound that is epic and undefinable. Coming off of [...]

By |May 26, 2015|1 Comment
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    Lil Dowager’s new EP offers some of the Bay’s best noise

Lil Dowager’s new EP offers some of the Bay’s best noise

‘Never Too Late To Hate’ album cover (art: Brendan B. Larsen aka Wigboiler)

Lil Dowager made their debut a year and a half ago with their EP Attorney at Law, which featured the now [...]

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    Phono del Sol band Marriages releases latest LP ‘Salome’

Phono del Sol band Marriages releases latest LP ‘Salome’

Marriages, the alternative-rock band from Los Angeles, recently released their debut full-length album, titled Salome. The record is dark, brooding, intense and delicately crafted--all in a way that is [...]

By |May 22, 2015|1 Comment

Kendra McKinley releases new single “Fine As A Vine”

You know that light-headed, dizzying sensation that comes when you realize you're about to fall in love? When you know you can't stop it, when the crude inevitability of [...]

By |May 15, 2015|Comments Off on Kendra McKinley releases new single “Fine As A Vine”

Get to know: Dead Recipe

If you like your pop music a bit on the weird side, Santa Cruz duo Dead Recipe may be for you. Formed by Austin natives Kyle Albrecht and Camille [...]

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    Main Attrakionz drop “Ain’t No Other Way” video, announce tour

Main Attrakionz drop “Ain’t No Other Way” video, announce tour

If you're anything like me, you're freaking pumped for the forthcoming Main Attrakionz album, 808s & Dark Grapes 3. If you're not, the latest track off the album, "Ain't [...]

By |May 14, 2015|Comments Off on Main Attrakionz drop “Ain’t No Other Way” video, announce tour
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    NightLife LIVE 2015 series kicks off with Machinedrum and B. Bravo

NightLife LIVE 2015 series kicks off with Machinedrum and B. Bravo

NightLife LIVE returns to California Academy of Sciences tonight with Machinedrum Vapor City Live and B. Bravo, presented by DJ Dials. The monthly series is part of the Golden [...]

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    Makeunder shares “Great Headless Blank”, receives NPR love

Makeunder shares “Great Headless Blank”, receives NPR love

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We've been telling you about Oakland's Makeunder for quite some time, but now people outside the Bay are starting to pay attention. Their latest release, "Great Headless [...]

By |May 13, 2015|Comments Off on Makeunder shares “Great Headless Blank”, receives NPR love