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 [...]

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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 [...]

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Shuteye Unison New Untitled CD Out Now

Shuteye Unison, comprised of Daniel Mckenzie, Jon Fee, Jake Krohn and (sometimes) Jonny Latimer, have a brand new untitled CD out now on Jon's fairly new label Parks and [...]

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Port O’Brien: All We Could Do Was Sing

Port O'Brien, claimed by both the Bay Area and the Central Coast as their own, has been continuously growing in popularity as their music moves beyond the college radio [...]

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Rose Hill Collective: New CD, Show Saturday, Ticket Giveaway

There's quite the all-local show going down Saturday night at the Great American Music Hall. It's the CD release party for the new compilation from the The Rose [...]

By |May 12, 2008|Comments Off on Rose Hill Collective: New CD, Show Saturday, Ticket Giveaway

The Botticellis’ Old Home Movies Released Tomorrow

The Botticellis (Feature Podcast), whose relaxed and reverb-laden surf rock has been spreading like wildfire around the Bay Area, will release their long-awaited first full-length album tomorrow. Old Home [...]

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Photos: Beatbeat Whisper, Emily Jane White, The Porchsteps

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Review: 4-30 at the Hemlock: Master/Slave; Vows; Pants, Pants, Pants

The ever sartorial Matt Jones . . . so let us begin at evening's ending, yes? Dressed down, as it were, in a sport coat, our Jones, the mensch, [...]