Review + Photos: Starcrawler at Brick & Mortar Music Hall

Starcrawler (photo: Ria Burman)

My ears are still ringing from Tuesday night’s three-band Sea Witch Productions lineup at Brick and Mortar Music Hall, a riotous and visually impressive rock and [...]

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Review + Photos: Milk For The Angry at the Elbo Room

Milk For The Angry (photo: William Wayland)

Words by William Wayland

New Bay Area band Milk For The Angry dropped their psychedelic-y, grunge-y, surf-y debut album, Make Like An Animal, on Thursday and we [...]

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Video Premiere: Swiftumz, “Game Six”

Swiftumz released a 7" single "Game Six" on Fruits and Flowers late last year, and today we're pleased to share the accompanying visuals for "Game Six," shot and directed [...]

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Photos: The Go! Team at the Independent

The Go! Team (photo: Ian Young)

British indie-dance-rock band The Go! Team played at the Independent last night in support of their newest album, Semicircle. The band were in full [...]

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Half Waif announces spring dates for ‘Lavender’ tour

Half Waif (photo: Kaiya Gordon)

Experimental electro-pop artist Half Waif will tour this spring to promote their new album, Lavender, which arrives on April 27. Joining Half Waif on tour [...]

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  • Umphrey's McGee at the Fox Theater, by Joshua Huver
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    Photos + Review: Umphrey’s McGee + Organ Freeman at the Fox

Photos + Review: Umphrey’s McGee + Organ Freeman at the Fox

Umphrey's McGee (photo: Joshua Huver)

On Friday, March 23, the heavy-metal stylings of progressive, aggressive rock and roll sextet Umphrey's McGee shook the Fox Theater. From rare song selections, choice [...]

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    Throwin’ Bo’s Monthly: New live showcase coming to Elbo Room in April

Throwin’ Bo’s Monthly: New live showcase coming to Elbo Room in April

Beloved dive bar Elbo Room has staved off becoming another Mission District condo (twice!) over the past few years. This quintessential stop on any Mission District pub crawl has a [...]

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  • Reptoid at the Elbo Room, by Patric Carver
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    Review + Photos: Conan Neutron and the Secret Friends at the Elbo Room

Review + Photos: Conan Neutron and the Secret Friends at the Elbo Room

Reptoid (photo: Patric Carver)

Last Saturday, the Elbo Room Oakland rolled out its beer-stained carpet to locals looking for things to get loud. Housed in the location of the now-defunct [...]

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Pink Pigs bring out the slime in new video

"Imagine if the Beatles had a daughter. And she had a baby with Nirvana. Then that baby drank a six pack of beer. Pink Pigs is that drunk baby," [...]

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Lauren Wahl & Simply Put release new EP in Santa Cruz

Santa Cruz based singer-songwriter Lauren Wahl has been working hard the last four months to breathe new life into an old dream. On Wednesday, March 28, her new band, [...]

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Ezra Furman premieres “Suck The Blood From My Wound”

Hello, it's me again, The Bay Bridged's sort of accidental authority on all things Ezra Furman.

The Berkeley resident is back with a video for "Suck the Blood From My [...]

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    Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: U.S. Girls, Lido Pimienta and more

Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: U.S. Girls, Lido Pimienta 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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