Review: At The Chapel, Xiu Xiu challenges and rewards

I think most people do not give Jamie Stewart of Xiu Xiu enough credit for his sense of humor. During Sunday night’s show at The Chapel, Stewart threw a [...]

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Video Premiere: Loustic Sessions with Ancient Baby

After spending much of 2016 traversing the eastern half of the globe in search of cozy, living-room recording sessions from all types of genres, Loustic Sessions came to the [...]

By |March 22, 2017|1 Comment

Interview: Celebrate your personal growth with Vagabon

If you're looking for an album to get you out of bed, an album to make you feel empowered on days where you feel powerless, I suggest Vagabon's Infinite [...]

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    The Bay Bridged and Imprint.City present Southside Festival 2017

The Bay Bridged and Imprint.City present Southside Festival 2017

The Bay Bridged and Imprint.City are pleased to announce the inaugural Southside Music Festival — a day-long, FREE, indoor music festival, showcasing Bay Area-based musicians taking place on Saturday, April 29 [...]

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    Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Jon Russell, Kate Tempest and more

Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Jon Russell, Kate Tempest and more

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 entering in [...]

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Photos: Lake Street Dive soothe The Fox Theater

Lake Street Dive (photo: Robert Alleyne)

Last Saturday night the Fox Theater was treated to the sweet, soothing sounds of Rachael Price in her band Lake Street Dive. In the set [...]

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Giveaway: Bouncing Souls and AJJ at Slim’s

Words by Tyler Walicek

Pop-punk progenitors Bouncing Souls have been playing assiduously since they got their start in late 1980s Jersey. It’s safe to say that their influence is responsible [...]

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Photos: Dua Lipa at Great American Music Hall

Dua Lipa (photo: Robert Alleyne)

Last Friday night saw British singer-songwriter Dua Lipa perform at the Great American Music Hall. She's scheduled to release her debut self-titled album later this year, [...]

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Locals The Band Ice Cream come to Bottom of the Hill

Words by Tyler Walicek

San Francisco garage punks The Band Ice Cream, touring in support of their new LP, Classically Trained, are planning a stop at Bottom of the Hill [...]

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    An interview with genrequeer rebels Sons of an Illustrious Father

An interview with genrequeer rebels Sons of an Illustrious Father

It was the late afternoon. I was laying in bed, and the members of Sons of an Illustrious Father were grocery shopping. Since I had those pre-interview jitters, like [...]

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    Ticket Giveaway: Viceroy invites San Francisco to start summer early

Ticket Giveaway: Viceroy invites San Francisco to start summer early

For Viceroy, aka Austen Afridi, it is summertime all the time. The DJ/producer who calls San Francisco home will rouse local fans and friends out of winter hibernation and [...]

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  • Thao Nguyen at The Chapel in San Francisco, by Ian Young
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    Review + Photos: Thao Nguyen plays solo career retrospective at the Chapel

Review + Photos: Thao Nguyen plays solo career retrospective at the Chapel

Thao Nguyen (photo: Ian Young)

Words by Mark Spero

At The Chapel on Wednesday March 15, Thao Nguyen, of Thao & the Get Down Stay Down, told the crowd she had embarked [...]

By |March 17, 2017|Comments Off on Review + Photos: Thao Nguyen plays solo career retrospective at the Chapel