Noise Pop Festival shows loads of local love

The annual Noise Pop Festival is a highlight for any music lover in San Francisco. A solid week of shows and other events from local and national artists at [...]

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    Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Clap Your Hands Say Yeah, Dengue Fever and more

Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Clap Your Hands Say Yeah, Dengue Fever 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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Rayana Jay drops Valentine’s Day EP, ‘Love, Rayana’

Richmond's Rayana Jay released a semi-surprise EP today: Love, Rayana.

Rayana has been dropping hints on her social channels for the last few days that a new EP was due [...]

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    Joshua McClain shares his journey with the cello as his voice

Joshua McClain shares his journey with the cello as his voice

Oakland avant-rock cellist and composer Joshua McClain left his fast-paced, senior-level tech job to spend a month in the Amazon jungle, where he worked with shamans and participated in [...]

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    Love others, love yourself with the Lovemakers at Great American tomorrow night

Love others, love yourself with the Lovemakers at Great American tomorrow night

Are you ready for Valentine's Day, Bay Area? We can't promise you candy, or flowers, or some dumb little thing from CVS (sources say those are overrated, anyway), but [...]

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Photos: Ja Rule + Ashanti at the Warfield

Ja Rule & Ashanti (photo: Robert Alleyne)

Ashanti and Ja Rule returned to San Francisco on Thursday, February 8th to showcase all their hits to a packed Warfield. Their 24-song set [...]

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    Text Me Records’ Valentine’s Day mixtape ‘Bang My Line’ is all the feels

Text Me Records’ Valentine’s Day mixtape ‘Bang My Line’ is all the feels

A smattering of singles, monthly showcases and the continuous scooping of local talent for their collection, Text Me Records has been the imprint to watch for 2018. True to [...]

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Noise Pop: The grave humor of Black Rebel Motorcycle Club

Words by Lily Moayeri

From now until the start of Noise Pop, we'll be profiling some of our favorite artists playing the festival this year.

Today, we check back in with [...]

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    A triple-threat bill of songwriters enchant Neck of the Woods on Thursday

A triple-threat bill of songwriters enchant Neck of the Woods on Thursday

Thursday night, Neck of the Woods presents three local bands — Dreambeamers, Ducks with Pants, and The Quantum Mechanics — to deliver their unique songwriting talents.

Headliner Dreambeamer is the [...]

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STS9 quietly drops new album ‘Wave Spell’ on Bandcamp

Last February, the jamtronica quintet collectively known as STS9 made a major move, quietly developing a new album in the comfort of their own home recording studio. Wave Spell, [...]

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Diet Cig returns to the Bay Area for Valentine’s Day

New York City based pop-punk saviors Diet Cig will be sliding into the Bay Area for two Valentine's Day shows next week. On Wednesday, February 14, the group will [...]

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    Premiere: The Beloved Stranger sets sail in debut music video “Tequila Song”

Premiere: The Beloved Stranger sets sail in debut music video “Tequila Song”

Oakland-based band The Beloved Stranger took to the seas for five months, chronicled their journey, and are now debuting the first song of their new visual album. "Tequila Song" [...]

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