MCMAF Show Review: Track Star, Vedera, Dear and the Headlights, Calling All Monsters @ Cafe du Nord

Track Star

During their ten-odd years together, San Francisco's Track Star had a knack for distilling a boatload of 90's indie-rock tropes into a single streamlined package: deceptively minimalist, three-chords-or-less-in-three-minutes-or-less [...]

By |May 13, 2007|1 Comment

MCMAF Day-by-Day: May 14th Picks

We hope you're enjoying our Mission Creek coverage. To keep up with all of the previews, and the reviews and photos as they come in, be sure to [...]

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MCMAF Day-by-Day: May 13th Picks

As the festival continues to heat up, here's our take on the Sunday night's offerings.

Kelley Stoltz

Local hero and singer-songwriter Kelley Stoltz brings his electric folk-rock to a Sunday night [...]

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MCMAF Photos: Track Star, Vedera, Dear and The Headlights, & Calling All Monsters @ Cafe du Nord

Photos by: Nick Mirov

Calling All Monsters

Dear and The Headlights

Vedera

Track Star

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MCMAF Day-By-Day: May 12th Picks

Here's our Saturday, May 12th Mission Creek preview. We'll be back tomorrow with picks for Sunday and Monday.

Gary Higgins

The story of Gary Higgins is one worth checking out. [...]

MCMAF Day-By-Day: May 11th Picks

Friday night is a busy night for great shows at MCMAF, as some local veterans who haven't played in a while.

I am Spoonbender

San Francisco's I Am Spoonbender bring their [...]

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The Morning Benders EP Release on Friday!

Berkeley's The Morning Benders will celebrate the release of their new EP, Boarded Doors, on Friday night at the Bottom of the Hill. Already collecting numerous blog raves, [...]

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MCMAF Day-By-Day Preview: May 10th Picks

There are a ton of great shows going on during the Mission Creek festival. For more information about all of the MCMAF shows, check out our Calendar, and [...]

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May and June’s Artist-In-Residence: Nathalie Roland

Sketch by: Nathalie Roland

We here at The Bay Bridged are pleased to announce our next Artist-in-Residence, Nathalie Roland. Nathalie contacted us a bit ago about doing the banner [...]

Petracovich and Parker Street Cinema at MCMAF

Two bands that we're excited to see at the Mission Creek Music and Arts Festival are Petracovich and Parker Street Cinema, both of whom were early featured bands on [...]

The Weekend Digest: May 3rd-6th

In addition to the great shows outlined earlier this week, here are a few others worth checking out:

Elephone

Fans of dark melodic indie rock should head on over to the [...]

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Art and Music this week in Oakland

There's a bunch of great stuff going on in Oakland this week:

On Thursday night, Kitchen Sink Magazine is holding a fundraising concert at the Uptown. Following on a [...]

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