• Green Day at Not So Silent Night 2016, by SarahJayn Kemp
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    Photos: All the big bands and more from Not So Silent Night 2016

Photos: All the big bands and more from Not So Silent Night 2016

Phantogram (photo: SarahJayn Kemp)

Live 105's annual Christmas rock show celebration Not So Silent Night was another astounding success, filling Oakland's Oracle Arena with a lot of the stadium rock stars [...]

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Photos: Moderat and Telefon Tel Aviv delight at The Fox

Moderat (photo: Ian Young)

Joshua Eustis, aka Telefon Tel Aviv, played his first-ever show in Oakland at The Fox Theater, along with Berlin's Moderat, the greater-than-the-sum-of-its-parts mash-up of electronic duo Modeselektor [...]

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John Steven Morgan: New songs, video, live appearance

Photo: Wes Marsala

For years John Morgan was the heart and soul of The John Brothers Piano Company. He rolled his heavy upright piano from BART station to station playing [...]

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    Premiere: From our new fundraiser compilation, Madeline Kenney and Jay Som team up for “Always Around Me”

Premiere: From our new fundraiser compilation, Madeline Kenney and Jay Som team up for “Always Around Me”

Through our work, The Bay Bridged provides critical exposure for local artists, but we can only continue to do this with your support of our 2016 fundraising campaign. With [...]

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    Lee Bob & The Truth share Standing Rock album, play Elbo Room

Lee Bob & The Truth share Standing Rock album, play Elbo Room

Lee Bob & The Truth are returning to San Francisco this week, taking the stage at Elbo Room on Thursday just before embarking on a new recording adventure for [...]

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Tech firms break from online to sing onstage at Techapella

(Twitter's Songbirds. photo: Carla Bova)

It began like any other concert: The house lights dimmed. A hush came over the audience before it erupted into excited applause. A foggy haze [...]

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  • Green Day at Not So Silent Night 2016, by SarahJayn Kemp
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    Photos + Review: Green Day breathe life into Night 2 of Not So Silent Night

Photos + Review: Green Day breathe life into Night 2 of Not So Silent Night

Green Day (photo: SarahJayn Kemp)

The final night of Live 105’s Not So Silent Night was a packed event with supporting acts Day Wave, K. Flay, Phantogram, The Head and the [...]

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    Balanced Breakfast: SF hosts ‘classy holiday party’ (and Bay Bridged fundraiser) this week

Balanced Breakfast: SF hosts ‘classy holiday party’ (and Bay Bridged fundraiser) this week

The season of giving is still going strong, and if you're feeling generous, Balanced Breakfast SF has an idea for you.

A well-established music industry meetup with arms all over [...]

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    What’s Happening This Week? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, Dec 12 – Dec 15

What’s Happening This Week? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, Dec 12 – Dec 15

The biggest benefit show for last weekend's Oakland fire tragedy will be at the Fox Theatre this Wednesday.

Monday, December 12
Julia Lewis, Brogan Bentley @ Thee Parkside
Free show, $1 Anchor [...]

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Sorority Noise raised heavy hearts at Swedish American Hall

“Maybe I'm not the person that I never wanted to be,” Cameron Boucher affirms as the music quells momentarily beneath him, before roaring back scuzzy, peppy, and potent. The [...]

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  • blink-182 at Not So Silent Night 2016, by SarahJayn Kemp
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    Blink-182 close out Night 1 of Live 105’s Not So Silent Night

Blink-182 close out Night 1 of Live 105’s Not So Silent Night

blink-182 (photo: SarahJayn Kemp)

The Blink-182 Greatest Hits CD was the first album I ever purchased on my own. I downloaded the LP from the iTunes Store after my sister took [...]

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Photos: Live 105 Club Not So Silent Night at Mezzanine

How To Dress Well (photo: Estefany Gonzalez)

Live 105 Club Not So Silent Night offered an intimate night of music in comparison to its sister festival Not So Silent Night at the [...]

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