Review: Natasha Kmeto at Swedish American Hall

Natasha Kmeto (photo: Kaiya Gordon)

When Natasha Kmeto burst into a soaring cover of “Gimme All Your Love” during her San Francisco show last Wednesday night, I felt like crying. The [...]

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    It’s Giving Tuesday! Support San Francisco Bay Area Music and Come to our Fundraiser!

It’s Giving Tuesday! Support San Francisco Bay Area Music and Come to our Fundraiser!

Today is Giving Tuesday, which means that tonight is our very special Giving Tuesday fundraiser to support The Bay Bridged. With a performance by M. Lockwood Porter, free beer [...]

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Photos: Aurora returns to The Bay at The Fillmore

Aurora (photo: Ian Young)

Words & Photos by Ian Young

Norwegian-born singer/songwriter Aurora Aksnes made a triumphant return to San Francisco on Friday night, playing to an enthusiastic and loving all-ages crowd [...]

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    What’s Happening This Week? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, Nov 28 – Dec 1

What’s Happening This Week? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, Nov 28 – Dec 1

Listen to John Waters himself at the A John Waters Christmas event this Wednesday.

Monday, November 28
Daughter, Vancouver Sleep Clinic @ Rickshaw Stop
Expect "some of the most cooing, comforting melodies [...]

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    Funk supergroup Dragon Smoke reunites for one week, two shows at The Independent

Funk supergroup Dragon Smoke reunites for one week, two shows at The Independent

Every year at the New Orleans Jazz Fest there is a tradition known as the "NOLA Superjam," where a band is put together of musicians that do not normally [...]

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    Review + Photos: The Spinners turn out R&B classics and charm in Oakland

Review + Photos: The Spinners turn out R&B classics and charm in Oakland

Photos and words by Carla Bova

“So much rhythm, grace and debonair...”

They were singing about "The Rubberband Man," but legendary R&B artists The Spinners may as well have been referring to [...]

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    Beer, food, and more at tomorrow’s special Giving Tuesday event

Beer, food, and more at tomorrow’s special Giving Tuesday event

As if you needed another reason to attend our special Giving Tuesday fundraiser, which takes place TOMORROW (November 29th). Our event will take place at Standard Deviant Brewing, a [...]

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    Photos: Bay Area artists sing songs of love, hate, and the great Leonard Cohen

Photos: Bay Area artists sing songs of love, hate, and the great Leonard Cohen

Mark Kozelek at Leonard Cohen Tribute (photo: Jon Bauer)

There were many in attendance for a very solemn and local tribute to one of the greatest songwriters ever, Leonard Cohen, [...]

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STS9 close fall tour with exclusive return to The Fillmore

STS9 (photo: Joshua Huver)

As Sound Tribe Sector Nine (STS9) closes their 19th year of touring, they refuse to settle for anything remotely consistent with "mediocrity." Guitarist Hunter Brown, keyboard wizard [...]

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Win tickets to our Giving Tuesday event tomorrow night!

Now that you've done all the taking (of turkey, mashed potatoes, and pie), get ready for the giving. Tomorrow night, we have a sweet event going on at Standard [...]

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    Happy Thanksgiving! Here’s how to support The Bay Bridged on Giving Tuesday!

Happy Thanksgiving! Here’s how to support The Bay Bridged on Giving Tuesday!

This Thanksgiving weekend, please consider supporting The Bay Bridged by purchasing tickets to our upcoming Giving Tuesday fundraiser at Standard Deviant Brewing. We've got a full evening of fun [...]

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    What’s Happening This Weekend? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, Nov 25 – Nov 27

What’s Happening This Weekend? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, Nov 25 – Nov 27

Seu Jorge plays David Bowie at Regency Ballroom tonight.

Friday, November 25
Watsky @ The Warfield
Formerly from San Francisco and now living in Los Angeles (though we don't hold that against [...]

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