Oakland-based R&B artist Leair debuts new song “You”

Oakland-based R&B artist Leair released his new single "You" which happens to be the perfect song to keep in mind for your Valentine's playlist. It's better to plan early, [...]

By |September 21, 2018|Comments Off on Oakland-based R&B artist Leair debuts new song “You”
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    Listen to RAYS’ new jangle-pop gem “Yesterday’s Faces”

Listen to RAYS’ new jangle-pop gem “Yesterday’s Faces”

RAYS' self-titled debut was one of 2017's highlights. The band's recently debuted "Yesterday's Faces," a wonderful two-minute slice of jangly pop, indicates that the upcoming You Can Get There [...]

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Photos: Ohmme at Rickshaw Stop

Ohmme (photo: Ian Young)

Rickshaw Stop was host to a fun, diverse selection of indie rock this last Wednesday, September 12, 2018. On the bill was San Francisco singer/songwriter Emily Afton, [...]

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Graham Coxon rolls into August Hall later this month

Were you a teenager, or middle-schooler, or did you have an older sibling around that age in the mid-'90s? Then you probably don't even need us to tell you [...]

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Making new myths with Ah Mer Ah Su

(photo: Jack Mannix)

It's the name of a Japanese Shinto goddess, in case you were wondering.

Well...it almost is. “I think it’s, like, a very traditionally urban Black African-American experience to [...]

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    Van Goat performs new album ‘Follow Me Under’ LP at Balanced BreakFEST

Van Goat performs new album ‘Follow Me Under’ LP at Balanced BreakFEST

Oakland's very own swing/punk/jazz band Van Goat is releasing their new EP Follow Me Under later this week. It's just what you need when you need a moment to [...]

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Photos: Future Islands at the Fox Theater

Future Islands (photo: Jon Bauer)

The pulsing and always fun to watch Future Islands brought their dance moves and smooth vocals to the Fox Theater last Wednesday, September 12, 2018. Our photographer [...]

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Bells Atlas celebrate their EP at the New Parish

Bells Atlas will celebrate the release of their new EP Salt and Soap with Tender Loving Empire on Thursday, September 20 at the New Parish, blending jazz, psychedelic noise-pop, [...]

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COAL + ICE wrapping up its stay at Fort Mason Center

COAL + ICE is a documentary photography exhibition co-curated by Magnum photographer Susan Meiselas and renowned exhibition designer Jeroen de Vries. For the month of September, COAL + ICE [...]

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    Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Thurston Moore, Eleanor Friedberger and more

Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Thurston Moore, Eleanor Friedberger 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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Same Girls prepare to release ‘Young Minded’ mixtape

(Left to Right: Bassist Mike DeVito, guitarist Tyler Valentino, drummer Otto Janes, and vocalist/guitarist Taifa Nia outside of Same Girls' practice studio in Oakland. photo: Dariush Azmoudeh)

You can listen [...]

By |September 18, 2018|Comments Off on Same Girls prepare to release ‘Young Minded’ mixtape

Photos: The Marcus King Band at Great American Music Hall

The Marcus King Band (photo: Ria Burman)

Bishop Gunn brought their rock and roll energy to Great American Music Hall last Tuesday night, supporting the Marcus King Band. Pumping the crowd up [...]

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