Last Sunday: Jeffrey Lewis and the Jackals, Sonny Smith and the Sunsets

One of the many highlights of Jeffrey Lewis and the Jackals' performance at the Hotel Utah last Sunday night was a song that examined the history of Communism's emergence [...]

By |October 31, 2008|Comments Off on Last Sunday: Jeffrey Lewis and the Jackals, Sonny Smith and the Sunsets

Review: Wiretap Anniversary at Thee Parkside Oct. 19

This was an all-day affair at Thee Parkside, an old-hat venue for some of you, I'd imagine. I like a good and greasy dink, tho, and whenever a performer [...]

By |October 23, 2008|Comments Off on Review: Wiretap Anniversary at Thee Parkside Oct. 19

Review: The Porchsteps, The Mumlers, and Or, the Whale – Friday Sep 26, 2008, at the Starry Plough

Are you ready for Round 2 of Jake Butler checking out a show at the Starry Plough on behalf of The Bay Bridged? I sure as hell was [...]

By |October 3, 2008|Comments Off on Review: The Porchsteps, The Mumlers, and Or, the Whale – Friday Sep 26, 2008, at the Starry Plough

Treasure Island Music Festival: Day 2 Live Blog!

With the first day of Treasure Island Music Festival behind us (and our first attempt at the live blog), Joe and Christian are taking the reigns of the website [...]

By |September 21, 2008|2 Comments

Treasure Island Music Festival: Day 1 Live Blog!

Today marks the first time The Bay Bridged has ever attempted to live blog and we are thrilled to test our new found skills at the Treasure Island Music [...]

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Review: Lady Genius, The Parish, Sweetie @ Starry Plough – Sept 12

You know those nights you’re not really looking for an over-the-top, knock your socks off, raucous rock ‘n roll romp, but rather some good music with a solid crowd [...]

By |September 19, 2008|2 Comments

Parkerzalooza at 12 Galaxies, August 23rd

First off, RIP 12Gs, if I may. In all fairness, I do love me a radio symphony, but cooler, bro, than the unfortunate Outside Lands heave-ho, was the [...]

By |September 8, 2008|Comments Off on Parkerzalooza at 12 Galaxies, August 23rd

Why? at GAMH, Aug. 29: because indie-folk-hop loves itself, gang!

For the benefit of all you word freaks, it bears specifying that the above "gang" contained in that post-colonic little poo-sample of a subtitle up there is encased in [...]

By |September 5, 2008|Comments Off on Why? at GAMH, Aug. 29: because indie-folk-hop loves itself, gang!

Review & Photos: Strung Out on Sunday – August 17, 2008

Let's talk about strings...baby.

Ball of Fire:

Like ninety-eight percent of you, I entered one of those grotesquely violet stadium theaters to view the Dark Knight last month. After hearing bits [...]

By |August 29, 2008|Comments Off on Review & Photos: Strung Out on Sunday – August 17, 2008

Review: Chantelle Tibbs at El Rio, Aug. 5

"Your relationship failed / and nobody cares," reminded Chantelle Tibbs on Tuesday, August 5. Damn, lady. Couldn't have said it better myself.

The first time I had the pleasure of [...]

By |August 15, 2008|4 Comments

Review: Darker My Love, Mammatus, Assemble Head in Sunburst Sound @ Rickshaw Stop – July 24, 2008

Thursday, the twenty-fourth of July, year of our Lord two thousand and eight. All told, a shitty afternoon for me. In the interest of conveying to you the extent [...]

By |August 8, 2008|Comments Off on Review: Darker My Love, Mammatus, Assemble Head in Sunburst Sound @ Rickshaw Stop – July 24, 2008

Review: The New Centuries, Tartufi, The Aimless Never Miss, Silian Rail @ The Starry Plough – July 25, 2008

Some of the best experimental indie rock the Bay Area has to offer was on showcase last Friday at Berkeley's Starry Plough - the New Centuries headlined, alongside Thread [...]

By |July 30, 2008|Comments Off on Review: The New Centuries, Tartufi, The Aimless Never Miss, Silian Rail @ The Starry Plough – July 25, 2008