Railcars: Live in Paris

San Francisco's Railcars just got back from Europe and boy, are their arms tired discovered an excellent recording of their Paris show at La Fleche D'Or with Crystal Antlers.

Railcars [...]

By |March 25, 2009|2 Comments

Grand Lake Celebrate Record Release Friday and Saturday

Making both sides of the Bay Area happy, Grand Lake will play shows in both Oakland and San Francisco this weekend to celebrate the release of their new record. [...]

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Vetiver – Tight Knit

Originally posted at KQED Arts.

The Bay Area has been pumping out some truly excellent folk-rock over the past decade, and few bands have excelled in the genre like San [...]

By |March 24, 2009|Comments Off on Vetiver – Tight Knit

Episode 156: From Monument to Masses

This week's podcast features From Monument to Masses, a San Francisco/New York based trio writing forward thinking instrumental rock music with elements of electronica, hip-hop and prog-metal. A [...]

By |March 24, 2009|Comments Off on Episode 156: From Monument to Masses

Judgement Day Going Away Show Tomorrow

To mark their departure on a two-month tour with Mates of State and Dredg (respectively), Judgement Day will play a show tomorrow night, Tuesday, March 24 at BlueSix in [...]

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Hot Toddies Kick Off UK Tour Friday

Oakland's beloved Hot Toddies will be embarking on a tour of the UK in April, which kicks off with a show right here, at the Red Devil Lounge this [...]

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Coming in April: Vetiver’s CD Release Party!

The Bay Bridged Presents

Vetiver (CD Release)
Richard Swift
Adam Stephens (of Two Gallants)

Wednesday, April 8, 2009
Great American Music Hall
9pm, $16 (Purchase advance tickets here)

Advance tickets highly recommended for this one! [...]

By |March 19, 2009|Comments Off on Coming in April: Vetiver’s CD Release Party!

The Bay Area Takeover is Here!

Today is the day! The 2009 Bay Area Takeover kicks off with DJs at 11:30 and bands starting at noon! If you're in Austin, we hope you'll [...]

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Photos: South by Southwest – Day 1

Although you may having been following our days over at the live blog - here are some added photos from the shows we check out.

Telekinesis @ Mohawk - Austinist [...]

By |March 19, 2009|Comments Off on Photos: South by Southwest – Day 1

Chasing the Moon

Local recording engineer Scott McDowell spearheads a really terrific monthly video podcast called Chasing the Moon. Documenting some intimate nighttime performances by local bands that look and sound [...]

By |March 18, 2009|2 Comments

Bandloop Introduces New iPhone Application

While at a mini Bay Area show of sorts over at the Mohawk last night, we ran into Owen Grace, one of the founders of Bandloop, who was excited [...]

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Company Car CD Release This Saturday

San Francisco's Company Car will celebrate the release of their new album at Bottom of the Hill this Saturday, March 21. Company Car has been satisfying the Bay Area's [...]

By |March 17, 2009|Comments Off on Company Car CD Release This Saturday