Premiere: We Is Shore Dedicated, “Arctic Methane”

Happy Tuesday, TBBers. Today we are bringing you a first listen to the new single from Oakland's We Is Shore Dedicated, "Arctic Methane."

We Is Shore Dedicated is the project [...]

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  • Spafford at the Great American Music Hall, by Joshua Huver
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    Review + Photos: Spafford wrap tour with three nights around the Bay

Review + Photos: Spafford wrap tour with three nights around the Bay

Spafford (photo: Joshua Huver)

Beginning in Santa Cruz November 15 and ending with an SF double-header at Great American Music Hall, Arizona-based funk band Spafford closed out a 20-date fall tour [...]

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  • Geographer at Hangar, London, by Robert Alleyne
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    Beyond The Bay: The Seshen, Rituals of Mine, Geographer in London

Beyond The Bay: The Seshen, Rituals of Mine, Geographer in London

On Wednesday, November 6, at a small venue in East London, was a gig you'd expect to find at Rickshaw Stop,or Starline. The Seshen, Rituals of Mine, and Geographer [...]

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    What’s Happening This Weekend? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, Nov 23 – 25

What’s Happening This Weekend? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, Nov 23 – 25

Friday, November 23
Jorja Smith @ The Warfield
Bolstered by an appearance on the Black Panther soundtrack (but already well on her way in R&B and vocalist circles), British singer Jorja [...]

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Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Perhapsy, Julien Baker and more

(illustration: Cassidy Miller)

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By |November 21, 2018|Comments Off on Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Perhapsy, Julien Baker and more

Review + Photos: Khruangbin at the Catalyst

Khruangbin (photo: Joshua Huver)

On Tuesday, November 13, Khruangbin brought a sold-out surf party to life at the Catalyst in Santa Cruz. With two albums under their belt, the band [...]

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  • The Breath at Norwich Arts Centre, by Ria Burman
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    Beyond The Bay: The Breath at Norwich Arts Centre in Norwich

Beyond The Bay: The Breath at Norwich Arts Centre in Norwich

The Breath (photo: Ria Burman)

With great support from Chalky Seas and Milly Hirst, Manchester's the Breath brought their powerful and enchanting sounds to Norwich Arts Centre for a night [...]

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  • Miami Horror at The Mezzanine, by Sara Uduwela
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    Breaking: Legendary SF club Mezzanine to shut down next year

Breaking: Legendary SF club Mezzanine to shut down next year

Miami Horror at Mezzanine in 2016 (photo: Sara Uduwela)

In a press release circulated this morning, San Francisco concert venue Mezzanine announced it will cease operations in October of next [...]

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    Julien Baker, Phoebe Bridgers, and Lucy Dacus are the women of boygenius who outsmarted them all

Julien Baker, Phoebe Bridgers, and Lucy Dacus are the women of boygenius who outsmarted them all

(Photo: Lera Pentelute)

Julien Baker, Phoebe Bridgers, and Lucy Dacus booked a tour together before they formed the new indie rock band boygenius.

It’s not the typical order of events, but [...]

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  • Kacey Johansing at St. Pancras Old Church, London, by Robert Alleyne
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    Beyond The Bay: Kacey Johansing interview at the St. Pancras Old Church, London

Beyond The Bay: Kacey Johansing interview at the St. Pancras Old Church, London

On a cold, misty, November 8th evening in London, England, Kacey Johansing, the former Bay Area musician, now living in LA, played two sold-out shows opening for Haley at [...]

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Review + Photos: BAND-MAID at the Chapel

BAND-MAID (photo: William Wayland)

Words by William Wayland

What can I tell you about BAND-MAID?

They are a heavy metal rock and roll group from Tokyo.

They have fans all over the world who [...]

By |November 19, 2018|6 Comments
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    Get a first listen of Perhapsy’s new full-length, ‘Kingdom Starlight Bliss’

Get a first listen of Perhapsy’s new full-length, ‘Kingdom Starlight Bliss’

You might not know Derek Barber by name. If you're a regular reader of this blog, however, you probably know names like Madeline Kenney, Bells Atlas, and Curls, — [...]

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