Review + Photos: Magik*Magik at Swedish American Hall

Magik*Magik (photo: Ian Young)

“It’s a miracle when you get to play with the same people for a long time, especially in San Francisco,” said Magik*Magik’s Minna Choi, onstage at [...]

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VIP Giveaway: Zeds Dead at Bill Graham Civic

On Saturday, December 10, the Toronto-based electronic duo Zeds Dead will be performing at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium in San Francisco, and they want you to win two [...]

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    Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: How To Dress Well, Rooney and more

Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: How To Dress Well, Rooney and more

(illustration: Cassidy Miller)

To enter for a chance to win tickets to any show below, email contest@thebaybridged.com with the name of the band and the date of the show you’re [...]

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    Review + Photos: Ruby brings contradiction and comfortable chaos to DNA Lounge

Review + Photos: Ruby brings contradiction and comfortable chaos to DNA Lounge

Ruby (photo: Patric Carver)

Lesley Rankine (formerly of Silverfish) brought her current project, Ruby, to the DNA Lounge Thursday, December 1, 2016.

The Ruby sound and experience slips between genres and contexts. [...]

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Photos: Thank you for joining us on Giving Tuesday!

M. Lockwood Porter (photo: Robert Alleyne)

It was truly heartwarming — dare we say overwhelming? — to be joined by so many friends on Giving Tuesday for an evening of music and beer [...]

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Haley Bonar’s emotional examination

(photo: Graham Tolbert)

“You can be whatever you like,” sings Haley Bonar at the end of her latest album, Impossible Dream, but it’s clear that, to Bonar, being ‘whatever’ they [...]

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Luke Sweeney’s Holiday in Amnesia kicks off tonight

Yet another holiday tradition starts tonight in the Mission led by Luke Sweeney. The psych rocker returns to Amnesia for a three-week stint with a new set of acts [...]

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Review + Photos: Two Door Cinema Club at The Fox

Two Door Cinema Club (photo: Jessica Perez)

On Thursday, December 1, 2016, indie rock group Two Door Cinema Club brought their dance-beat heavy riff-rock to Oakland's Fox Theater all the [...]

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    Noise Pop Phase II: The Joy Formidable, Hazel English, and lots more

Noise Pop Phase II: The Joy Formidable, Hazel English, and lots more

We've got more Noise Pop news for you this morning: Get ready for the 2nd phase lineup drop.

Last month we announced the first wave of names: Now, they've released [...]

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    Here’s our list of upcoming benefit shows to support Ghost Ship victims and their families (Updating)

Here’s our list of upcoming benefit shows to support Ghost Ship victims and their families (Updating)

Our hearts ache for the victims of the tragedy at Ghost Ship this past weekend, as well as for all of their loved ones, families, and friends. As we [...]

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    What’s Happening This Week? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, Dec 5 – Dec 8

What’s Happening This Week? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, Dec 5 – Dec 8

Kimya Dawson is headlining a special two-show benefit event on Wednesday night at Midsummer Studios.
Monday, December 5
Peter Murphy @ The Chapel
Bauhaus' debut single "Bela Lugosi's Dead" is a staple [...]

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Photos: Kristin Hersh at the Swedish American Hall

Kristin Hersh (photo: Patric Carver)

She may be more known for her association as fronting the legendary rock band Throwing Muses, yet lead singer Kristin Hersh has been doing solo [...]

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