Photos: Los Angeles Azules at Stern Grove Festival

Los Angeles Azules (photo: Robert Alleyne)

The Stern Grove Festival continued last weekend with it's series of fantastic live music, with the show on July 23, 2017 featuring Mexican music group [...]

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The long-awaited return of FRONDS!

MBL missed you! How have you been?

I haven't had much to say since FRONDS released it's tremendous debut recording in 2013. After the premature demise of Bay Area Superheroes [...]

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    Greg Ashley celebrates a pair of new album releases at Eli’s

Greg Ashley celebrates a pair of new album releases at Eli’s

Greg Ashley, a year after getting evicted and leaving California, only to return a month later, is back to grace us with two wonderful records that are right in [...]

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Planet Booty to float sex in the air at Starline in Oakland

Sex is in the air for Planet Booty, the high-energy electro-funk trio whose latest single was inspired by the sights and spirit of the East Bay city the band [...]

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Photos: The Drums at the Fillmore

The Drums (photo: Robert Alleyne)

Last Friday night saw a show at the Fillmore that can be described as pandemonium in the best way possible: New York rock band The Drums played all [...]

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Mixtape: Big Sounds from Bay Area Solo Artists


Download: Mixtape: Big Sounds from Bay Area Solo Artists (Podcast #411)

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We cover a [...]

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  • Ticket Giveaway Wednesday
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    Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Waxahatchee, Chastity Belt and more

Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Waxahatchee, Chastity Belt 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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Do some California dreamin’ with Elijah Ocean next month

"Laurel Canyon" is a reference that gets thrown around a lot by music writers (myself very much included). Though it began with a specific pack of artists living and [...]

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    Too $hort and Mistah FAB headline first-ever DMP Music Festival

Too $hort and Mistah FAB headline first-ever DMP Music Festival

Bay Area veterans team up with the up-and-coming rookies for the DMP Music Festival, an all-day affair of live music and dance performances along with DJs at SoMa Street [...]

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    What’s Happening This Week? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, July 24 – 27

What’s Happening This Week? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, July 24 – 27

Bring your beautiful self to Beth Ditto at the Independent this week.

Monday, July 24
Wolf Alice @ Rickshaw Stop
Who's ready for Wolf Alice's singular musical stylings of "folk-meets-grunge"?

Jonathan Richman @ [...]

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    Sponsored: Crystal Castles to shake up the Warfield this fall

Sponsored: Crystal Castles to shake up the Warfield this fall

Though they just entered their second decade as a band, Crystal Castles are forging ahead into a new era of music.

In music, 11 years is a career juncture [...]

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Photos: Natalie Merchant at The Masonic

Natalie Merchant (photo: Jon Bauer)

Natalie Merchant played a selection of pieces from her extensive 10 album solo work mixed with her hits from her 10,000 Maniacs days at the [...]

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