Noise Pop: Weyes Blood commands and quiets

Weyes Blood (photo: Kaiya Gordon)

“I don’t want nothing but the truth!” shouts Hazel Motes in Flannery O’Connor’s Wise Blood. “And what you see is the truth, and I’ve seen it!”

Ascending the [...]

By |February 23, 2017|Comments Off on Noise Pop: Weyes Blood commands and quiets

Review + Photos: Cherry Glazerr at The Catalyst

Cherry Glazerr (photo: Kaiya Gordon)

Cherry Glazerr is a rock band. They are skilled, and they rock hard. Independent of their youthful fan-base, their sometimes kitschy lyrics, and (well-placed) critiques of [...]

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  • Dark Star Orchestra at The UC Theatre, by Ria Burman
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    Review + Photos: Dark Star Orchestra bring the Dead to life at the UC Theatre

Review + Photos: Dark Star Orchestra bring the Dead to life at the UC Theatre

Dark Star Orchestra (photo: Ria Burman)

Dark Star Orchestra played a three-night run at The UC Theatre in Berkeley last week, grooving through it all.

Twenty-year-old DSO recreates past Grateful Dead [...]

By |February 22, 2017|Comments Off on Review + Photos: Dark Star Orchestra bring the Dead to life at the UC Theatre

Four chances to see Moon Hooch around the Bay this week

The up and coming Brooklyn-based jazz fusion groove machine known as Moon Hooch will be all around the Bay Area this week, including a headlining slot in Santa Cruz [...]

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Wide awake with Uniform

(photo: Sam Marble)

Words by Jordan Martich

From the first half-second of furious guitar feedback that introduces record opener “Tabloid,” Uniform have already established a tone for their latest record Wake [...]

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Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Ceremony, Mondo Cozmo and more

(illustration: Cassidy Miller)

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 [...]

By |February 22, 2017|Comments Off on Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Ceremony, Mondo Cozmo and more
  • Pigeons Playing Ping Pong at The Independent, by Joshua Huver
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    Pigeons Playing Ping Pong flock to The Independent for sold-out SF debut

Pigeons Playing Ping Pong flock to The Independent for sold-out SF debut

Pigeons Playing Ping Pong (photo: Joshua Huver)

The four-piece bucket of funk from Baltimore known as Pigeons Playing Ping Pong sold out their San Francisco debut on Friday night February [...]

By |February 21, 2017|Comments Off on Pigeons Playing Ping Pong flock to The Independent for sold-out SF debut

Photos: Reva Devito at Brick + Mortar Music Hall

Reva Devito (photo: Robert Alleyne)

Last Thursday night saw Reva Devito at Brick & Mortar Music Hall on February 17, 2017 to a pumped crowd with a lot of energy. One part [...]

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    Premiere: The Down House to release triumphant debut ‘Our Mess’

Premiere: The Down House to release triumphant debut ‘Our Mess’

(photo provided by The Down House)

Over the last few years, Santa Rosa has become a regular addition to tour routes and been the subject of numerous features covering its rising [...]

By |February 21, 2017|Comments Off on Premiere: The Down House to release triumphant debut ‘Our Mess’
  • King Woman at the Starline Social Club, by Kristin Cofer
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    Photos: King Woman celebrate new record release at Starline Social Club

Photos: King Woman celebrate new record release at Starline Social Club

King Woman (photo: Kristin Cofer)

Bay area doom-rockers King Woman celebrated the release of their latest album Created in the Image of Suffering last Friday at the Starline Social Club in Oakland [...]

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    Ticket Giveaway: Desert Daze Caravan to kick off at The Chapel

Ticket Giveaway: Desert Daze Caravan to kick off at The Chapel

Many moons ago, in the mystic haze of desert night, a map was drawn. In the right hands, it would lead to dazzling spectacles of light and troves of [...]

By |February 21, 2017|Comments Off on Ticket Giveaway: Desert Daze Caravan to kick off at The Chapel
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    What’s Happening This Week? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, Feb 20 ― Feb 23

What’s Happening This Week? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, Feb 20 ― Feb 23

Diet Cig is set to play Brick & Mortar this Wednesday night.
Monday, February 20
Cloud Nothings, Kid Trails @ The Independent
Start your Noise Pop week off strong with extraordinarily loud [...]

By |February 20, 2017|Comments Off on What’s Happening This Week? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, Feb 20 ― Feb 23