• Nobunny at Burger Booglaoo 2018 in Mosswood Park, by Patric Carver
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    Burger Boogaloo releases discounted tickets for next year’s fest

Burger Boogaloo releases discounted tickets for next year’s fest

Nobunny performs at Burger Boogaloo 2018 (photo: Patric Carver)

For its 10th anniversary (and no doubt for the holiday season), beloved Oakland festival Burger Boogaloo is releasing a special batch [...]

By |December 19, 2018|1 Comment

Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Lola Kirke, Lumerians and more

(illustration: Cassidy Miller)

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To enter for a chance to win tickets to any show below, email contest@thebaybridged.com [...]

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  • Best of 2018: Jordan Martich
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    Best Of 2018: Jordan’s 10 best releases to help navigate the current dystopia

Best Of 2018: Jordan’s 10 best releases to help navigate the current dystopia

Whether it's the environment, the country, or society in general, this year we've reached peak points in dystopian fear and despair. It seems that moments of peace, clarity and [...]

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    Kendra McKinley asserts her talent in the video for “Face To Face”

Kendra McKinley asserts her talent in the video for “Face To Face”

It feels like the Bay Area saves its brightest tunes for the end of the year. We saw this in 2017 with the jubilant sax-fueled bridge of K Skelton's [...]

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Giveaway: More Fatter at Rickshaw Stop

More Fatter self-describes their sound as “Choir Boy Funk,” bringing layered vocal harmonies and a ton of upbeat energy to their recorded songs and live performances alike. Their music [...]

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Review + Photos: Neko Case at the Fox Theater

Neko Case (photo: Jon Bauer)

Neko Case returned to the Fox Theater in Oakland last week on Monday, December 3. Despite Case's display of self-deprecating humor and anxiety over growing old, [...]

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Premiere: Jesse Loren Strickman, “Life in a Box”

Today, we're bringing you a first look at the video East Bay songwriter Jesse Loren Strickman's sublime tune, "Life in a Box."

As you might guess from the title, the [...]

By |December 17, 2018|2 Comments
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    What’s Happening This Weekend? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, Dec 14 – 16

What’s Happening This Weekend? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, Dec 14 – 16

Friday, December 14
Willie Nelson and Family @ The Fox Theater
A second show added by unending popular demand for the country legend, Willie is (don't say it, don't say it...) [...]

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Ticket Giveaway: Thievery Corporation at the Masonic

For New Year's Eve, you don't just want any old party. You want THE party.

Thievery Corporation exists to bring the party. As influential and important players in Washington [...]

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Photos: Not So Silent Night 2018 at SAP Center

CHVRCHES (photo: Norm deVeyra)

The annual holiday mini-rock festival of the Bay Area, Live 105's Not So Silent Night 2018, made another great showing at SAP Center to an enthusiastic [...]

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    Celebrate a year of local music at the Independent tomorrow night

Celebrate a year of local music at the Independent tomorrow night

There are a lot of ways to give back this time of year, and one of our favorite ways is in the form of benefit shows. See some live [...]

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No one told the New Trust to stop, so they didn’t

The New Trust. L-R: Sara Sanger, Josh Staples, Julia Lancer, Michael K. Richardson.

When North Bay indie darlings the New Trust started back in 2003, it was assumed that they [...]

By |December 12, 2018|2 Comments