• Con Brio at SFJAZZ, by Jon Bauer
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    NYE Happening: Noise Pop presents Con Brio at Swedish American Hall

NYE Happening: Noise Pop presents Con Brio at Swedish American Hall

(photo: Jon Bauer)Psychedelic funk and soul was pioneered here in the Bay Area with bands like Sly and the Family Stone, but it's Con Brio who keep that pulse [...]

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    NYE Happening, Across The Bridges: Brothers Comatose, Lucero + more

NYE Happening, Across The Bridges: Brothers Comatose, Lucero + more

Not in San Francisco, or wanna get out of town for the night? Here are some of the shows on our radar across the bridges. These events all have [...]

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Best of 2017: The songs Annie Bacon couldn’t shake

Pictured: Annie Bacon.

When push comes to shove, it's the songs that I remember that prove the most impactful to me. Why one song lingers and another doesn't is utter [...]

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Photos: Greg Hoy at Hotel Utah

Greg Hoy (photo: William Wayland)

Words by William Wayland

Greg Hoy and the Boys hosted a rock and roll holiday party at the Hotel Utah last week, and those who couldn’t be [...]

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    Best of 2017: “Nothing Perfect Stays That Way” by Avi Vinocur

Best of 2017: “Nothing Perfect Stays That Way” by Avi Vinocur

(photo: Scott Padden)

Oh my God, Jody, nobody wants to hear about your dead mom anymore.

Nobody wants to hear about anyone dead, period. Death is scary and gross and wholly [...]

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NYE Happening: A small round-up of big events around SF

For those who prefer the epic to the intimate, we've compiled a short list of the big events happening around town. As of writing, all of these events still [...]

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    NYE Happening: PianoFight’s 4th Annual New Year’s Eve Super Bash

NYE Happening: PianoFight’s 4th Annual New Year’s Eve Super Bash

If you haven't yet discovered PianoFight ... you're welcome. This small, artist operated venue in the heart of San Francisco's Financial District (right in the Tenderloin) is one of [...]

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    Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Chuck Prophet and the Mission Express at the Chapel

Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Chuck Prophet and the Mission Express at the Chapel

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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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    NYE Happening: Quinn Deveaux’s two night psych-soul residency at Amnesia

NYE Happening: Quinn Deveaux’s two night psych-soul residency at Amnesia

Two and a half years ago, Quinn Deveaux uprooted, on a "songwriter soul quest," to Nashville. Possessed of a smooth and polished style that can dip and twist as [...]

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Best of 2017: Jordan Martich’s favorite albums

It's that time again, to make a list of everything that had an impact on you this year – musically and otherwise. Unfortunately for most that means reliving the [...]

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DUCKWRTH at Phono del Sol, 2017 (photo: Paige Parsons)

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    Sponsored: Metric spend New Year’s Eve with us at Mezzanine

Sponsored: Metric spend New Year’s Eve with us at Mezzanine

You know Metric. You might not know you know Metric, but you know Metric.

Responsible for a slew of synthesizer-backed radio hits in the mid 2000s, most notably "Help I'm [...]

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