New Deerhoof/Tussle side project

Just got an e-mail from Double Negative Records' Disco Shawn about a show he's DJing at this Friday at The Knockout. In addition to Tempo No Tempo and [...]

By |May 22, 2008|Comments Off on New Deerhoof/Tussle side project

Weekend Picks: May 22nd – 25th

Our weekly picks for some great live local music. Take a listen to some of these bands in our streaming audio player…

Thursday:

- The Cave Singers (Seattle), The Botticellis (Feature [...]

By |May 22, 2008|4 Comments

Review: Girls, Someone Still Loves You, Boris Yeltsin, Port O’Brien

So maybe going to the Rickshaw Stop to catch the latest stop on the Someone Still Loves You, Boris Yeltsin/Port O'Brien tour wasn't the best way to beat the [...]

By |May 21, 2008|Comments Off on Review: Girls, Someone Still Loves You, Boris Yeltsin, Port O’Brien

Win tickets to Outside Lands!

Scott from Anyone's Guess just posted a friendly reminder that there are still several days to enter his contest to win three-day passes to the Outside Lands Festival.

You do [...]

By |May 21, 2008|Comments Off on Win tickets to Outside Lands!

Actionslacks Play Only Show of 2008 This Sunday

Actionslacks, the prolific Berkeley rock band that formed in 1994, will play their only show of 2008 this Sunday, May 25 at Cafe du Nord with Parker Brothers and [...]

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New Citay Video

Via The Fader, a new music video from San Francisco's Citay:

Citay, "Eye On The Dollar" from The FADER on Vimeo.

By |May 20, 2008|Comments Off on New Citay Video

Ex-Finches With New Projects at Hemlock Thursday

Carolyn Pennypacker Riggs and Aaron Morgan, formerly known as The Finches, will play this Thursday, May 22 at Hemlock Tavern with their new bands. Riggs is now a Los [...]

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Okay Releases Huggable Dust Tomorrow

Marty Anderson, as Okay, will be releasing his third album tomorrow on Absolutely Kosher, entitled Huggable Dust. And without playing shows or getting much hype outside of the record [...]

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Morning Benders @ 330 Ritch — Oh very young. . .

More photos from this show can be seen at the bottom of the post.

Shall we agree that the simple act of pairing the adjective "independent" to the noun "music" [...]

Port O’Brien CD Review on KQED Interactive

For those of you who haven't noticed, about a month ago The Bay Bridged began a partnership with KQED Interactive. About twice a month we'll be writing up [...]

By |May 15, 2008|Comments Off on Port O’Brien CD Review on KQED Interactive

Weekend Picks: May 15th-18th

Our weekly picks for some great live local music. Take a listen to some of these bands in our streaming audio player…

Thursday:

- Social Studies, BOAT (Seattle) and The Attachments [...]

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SF MusicTech Summit

When I started getting gigs, just north of ten years ago, I got them by mailing a cassette tape to someone. The intervening decade has seen technological invention and [...]

By |May 14, 2008|Comments Off on SF MusicTech Summit