Vetiver headlines ‘Mollusk Moods’ event at The Chapel

Mollusk Surf Shop is taking over The Chapel this Saturday, August 20, for a unique sonic and visual experience billed as Mollusk Moods.

San Francisco's own Vetiver is the featured [...]

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The Bay Abridged: Aug 3 – 16

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In this recurring feature known as The Bay Abridged, our staff writers provide short, witty recaps on shows they attended around the Bay Area. A scene check, [...]

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    Bay Area Record Fair is back and better than ever this November

Bay Area Record Fair is back and better than ever this November

The Bay Area Record Fair, commonly known as BARF, is a free gathering of some of the best, most passionate, of-utmost-importance local indie record companies, recording studios, and people who [...]

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    Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Chastity Belt, Cat Power and more

Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Chastity Belt, Cat Power 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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  • Grace Potter at Saratoga Mountain Winery, by Joshua Huver
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    Grace Potter ends four-year absence from Saratoga Mountain Winery with a bang

Grace Potter ends four-year absence from Saratoga Mountain Winery with a bang

Grace Potter (photo: Joshua Huver)

Grace Potter returned to the Mountain Winery in Saratoga as part of the summer concert series for the first time in four years, on Saturday, August 13.

Grace [...]

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  • Midnight North at the Great American Music Hall, by Joshua Huver
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    Midnight North, Lonesome Locomotive come alive in CSNY tribute at GAMH

Midnight North, Lonesome Locomotive come alive in CSNY tribute at GAMH

Midnight North (photo: Joshua Huver)

A Bay Area bonanza took place during a special Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young tribute concert Friday night at the Great American Music Hall in [...]

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Hot Flash Heat Wave to warm up Santa Cruz this Friday

San Francisco based psychedelic beach-pop quartet Hot Flash Heat Wave will be cruising down the California coast and over the hill into Santa Cruz's The Crepe Place on  Friday, [...]

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Photos: Great Apes lead a packed show at Thee Parkside

Daikon (photo: Patric Carver)

Last Thursday saw a heavy lineup of bands take over Thee Parkside, local band Great Apes headlining the show. The bands included fellow bay area band [...]

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Doodling with Hazel English

You'd never except to meet a possible pop star while you are both repetitiously steaming secondhand designer clothes, but that's how I met Hazel English. I've had a lot [...]

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Review + Photos: Ezra Furman at the Swedish American Hall

Ezra Furman (photo: Ria Burman)

Photos and words by Ria Burman

Dick Stusso supported Ezra Furman's humorous, yet melancholic show at the Swedish American Hall on Wednesday to a packed, pleased crowd. Elegantly [...]

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    Review + Photos: Gregory Alan Isakov backed by The Magik*Magik Orchestra at The Fox Theater

Review + Photos: Gregory Alan Isakov backed by The Magik*Magik Orchestra at The Fox Theater

Gregory Alan Isakov (photo: Sara Uduwela)

Gregory Alan Isakov serenaded a full house at The Fox Theater in Oakland on Wednesday night, August 10, 2016. The South-African born singer-songwriter connected intimately [...]

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    Steel Cranes on their new record, fave podcasts, and Bay Area future

Steel Cranes on their new record, fave podcasts, and Bay Area future

Steel Cranes, an undeniably catchy duo from Oakland, has been busy.

Almost three years removed from their debut release Ouroboros in 2013, the rock duo featuring Amanda Schukle on drums and Tracy Shapiro [...]

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