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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Photos: Beats Antique celebrate a trip home at The Fox

Beats Antique (photo: Jon Bauer)

A night of amazing music from Oakland's own Beats Antique swept through the Fox Theater last Saturday night, December 3, 2016. The hypnotic and diverse group [...]

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Sunsquabi returns to the Bay with a new lineup

Sunsquabi, the three piece electro-funk group from Boulder, CO are in the midst of wrapping up their Fall tour in NorCal, including a pair of dates in the Bay Area.

On Friday, [...]

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Thoughts and prayers for the victims of last night’s fire

Words are failing us right now, but, on behalf of everyone at The Bay Bridged, our thoughts and prayers are with the loved ones, families, and friends of the [...]

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    What’s Happening This Weekend? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, Dec 2 – Dec 4

What’s Happening This Weekend? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, Dec 2 – Dec 4

Magik*Magik plays tonight at Swedish American Music Hall with Frail Ophelias and Rose Droll.
Friday, December 2
DonCat, We Arsons, Dogcatcher @ Milk Bar
The two-night year-ender-bender in celebration of DonCat's [...]

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