Bay Rising Battle of the Bands Tonight

Tonight at the Great American Music Hall, five bands -- Dynamic, Joel Streeter, Weather Pending, French Cassettes and The Dandelion War -- will perform for a panel of judges [...]

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Episode 129: August 2008 Monthly Mix

This week, the podcast features a mix of terrific new songs from some great Bay Area bands alongside our latest follow-up interview with a band we profiled long ago. [...]

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Union Trade, One Becomes One Hundred CD Release Celebration

Wednesday night at Bottom of the Hill will feature a veritable CD release extravaganza for local record label, Tricycle Records. The Union Trade, with their intricate yet full [...]

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Interview: Goh Nakamura

Because we were so excited about Goh Nakamura's CD release show at Café du Nord last Wednesday we slacked-off a bit. We neglected our dishes and lost focus on [...]

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Photos: Wallpaper, Hottub @ The Independent – August 8, 2008

Photos by: Reid Williams

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Local Guitarist Becomes National World Air Guitar Champion

We just learned a few hours after posting this article that our very own Hot Lixx Hulahan has won the title of World Air Guitar Champion after crushing his [...]

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Weekend Picks: August 21st – 24th

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

Thursday:

- Candy Apple (Chico), The Dilettantes and The [...]

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Video Podcast Episode 5: Birdmonster – “Born To Be Your Man”

We are pleased to announce our latest episode in The Bay Bridged Video Podcast series. This episode features Birdmonster, from an exclusive performance we filmed a few months [...]

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The Lonelyhearts, We is Shore Dedicated, Old-Fashioned Way Tomorrow

There is an exciting bill at the Hemlock Tavern tomorrow night, August 21. The Lonelyhearts (Feature Podcast), The Old-Fashioned Way and We is Shore Dedicated will come together after [...]

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SUNDAY: The Rock Make Street Festival!!!

The countdown to this Sunday's Rock Make Street Festival has begun! If the idea of a San Francisco street fair conjures up tired images of funnel cakes, hemp [...]

By |August 19, 2008|4 Comments

Episode 128: Excuses for Skipping

This week, our podcast spotlights Excuses for Skipping, a San Francisco indie rock quartet whose 2007 debut Out of Work Early has earned them a bevy of strong reviews [...]

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20 Minute Loop: Famous People Marry Famous People

Formed by singer-guitarist Greg Giles in 1997, 20 Minute Loop is surely one of the longest running bands in San Francisco indie rock, having outlasted late-nineties peers who have [...]

By |August 18, 2008|Comments Off on 20 Minute Loop: Famous People Marry Famous People