Ingrid Michaelson’s first night at The Fillmore was a hit

Ingrid Michaelson (photo: Joshua Huver)

Even when Ingrid Michaelson is feeling under the weather, her snarky sense of humor and her survivor’s spirit shines bright. The New York-based multi-instrumentalist was [...]

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Tim Presley announces 2017 tour stop at The Chapel

Tim Presley, the restless creative who has dipped into everything from hardcore punk to Ty Segall collaborations, is already looking toward 2017.

Following a brief run in Europe this November, [...]

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    Bimbo’s to host local bands next month with Dolphina Lounge Series

Bimbo’s to host local bands next month with Dolphina Lounge Series

Bimbo's, a staple of Columbus Avenue since the 1930s, will soon open up their beautiful lounge to local bands.

If you've never been there, Bimbo's is an experience. Established in [...]

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  • Nahko and Medicine for the People at The Catalyst, by Joshua Huver
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    Review: Nahko and Medicine for the People continue the conversation in Santa Cruz

Review: Nahko and Medicine for the People continue the conversation in Santa Cruz

Nahko and Medicine For The People  (photo: Joshua Huver)

Last weekend on Saturday October 22 and Sunday October 23, Nahko and Medicine for the People brought their Hoka: A Call [...]

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Review + Photos: Good Charlotte at The Warfield

Good Charlotte (photo: Estefany Gonzalez)

It's been more than six years since Good Charlotte released a new album, yet as I looked at the crowd of swaying bodies on the floor [...]

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    David Bazan announces Christmas album, mini-tour stop at Swedish American Hall

David Bazan announces Christmas album, mini-tour stop at Swedish American Hall

Earlier this month, to commemorate the birthday of John Lennon, Seattle singer-songwriter David Bazan shared a cover of Lennon and Yoko Ono's "Happy Xmas (War Is Over)" and announced [...]

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  • Billy Bragg & Joe Henry at the Great American Music Hall, by Ria Burman
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    Review + Photos: Billy Bragg and Joe Henry sing railroad songs at Great American Music Hall

Review + Photos: Billy Bragg and Joe Henry sing railroad songs at Great American Music Hall

Billy Bragg and Joe Henry (photo: Ria Burman)

Photos and words by Ria Burman

Billy Bragg and Joe Henry graced the stage for Monday night's sold-out show at the Great American Music [...]

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The Bay Abridged: Oct 12 – 25

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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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    The Mountain Goats’ John Darnielle to visit SF as part of book tour

The Mountain Goats’ John Darnielle to visit SF as part of book tour

The terms 'brainy,' 'erudite,' and 'literary' get thrown around a lot when it comes to describing cerebral songwriters, but The Mountain Goats’ John Darnielle is truly in a league [...]

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  • Tricky presents Skilled Mechanics at The Independent, by Ian Young
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    Photos: Tricky with plenty of Skilled Mechanics at The Independent

Photos: Tricky with plenty of Skilled Mechanics at The Independent

Tricky (photo: Ian Young)

Trip-hop pioneer Tricky brought his Skilled Mechanics, a collaborative project featuring The Wild Bunch's DJ Milo and touring drummer Luke Harris, to the The Independent for two [...]

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    Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Sunflower Bean, Preoccupations and more

Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Sunflower Bean, Preoccupations and more

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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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Diarrhea Planet dedicates end of fall tour to West Coast

Since forming six years ago in a Nashville garage, six piece punk rockers Diarrhea Planet have honed their sound, which is self-described "pop through a heavy metal filter," and [...]

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