Get out of your head with Future Shapes this Friday at BOTH

When you're an anxious wreck, relationships (not just romantic ones) can be emotionally draining. With all the personal pressure you put on yourself to just be happy with the [...]

By |May 31, 2016|Comments Off on Get out of your head with Future Shapes this Friday at BOTH

The Bay Abridged: Jan 20 – Feb 2

In this recurring feature known as The Bay Abridged, our staff writers will provide short, witty recaps on shows they attended around the Bay Area. A scene check, a [...]

By |February 3, 2016|Comments Off on The Bay Abridged: Jan 20 – Feb 2
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    The Bay on Bowie: Bay Area bands memorialize the iconic cultural hero

The Bay on Bowie: Bay Area bands memorialize the iconic cultural hero

Our beloved Starman has passed on, and as the news has sunk deep into our hearts and minds, we at The Bay Bridged are giving a space for some [...]

By |January 21, 2016|1 Comment

Mixtape: Top Notch San Francisco Bay Area Indie Pop


Download: Mixtape: Top Notch San Francisco Bay Area Indie Pop (Podcast #375)

Indie pop music -- a wide-ranging label used to describe everything from jangling rock-pop to dreamy synth-pop -- [...]

By |November 30, 2015|Comments Off on Mixtape: Top Notch San Francisco Bay Area Indie Pop

Future Shapes releases new single “Feel”

New Future Shapes single "Feel" poses some deep questions about the nature of reality and hints at an unspecified, intangible, existential need hanging off the haunting reverb and laid-back [...]

By |November 5, 2015|Comments Off on Future Shapes releases new single “Feel”

Future Shapes support Nick Diamonds tonight at the Rickshaw

I really think Future Shapes does a disservice to themselves with the self-styled label shitwave. Can't they go with freak-wave or psych-wave or anything other than that rather disparaging [...]

By |October 6, 2015|Comments Off on Future Shapes support Nick Diamonds tonight at the Rickshaw

Future Shapes share new music video “Tear Me Apart”

When Future Shapes told me they had a new music video to share, I was expecting a freakout and, thankfully, they didn't disappoint. "Tear Me Apart," the second single [...]

By |July 2, 2015|Comments Off on Future Shapes share new music video “Tear Me Apart”

Future Shapes releases new single “Shitwave”

Originally I thought "Shitwave" was just a fitting way to express disdain for that insipid scourge of 21st century indie pop music "Chillwave." It's actually the genre practiced by [...]

By |April 27, 2015|Comments Off on Future Shapes releases new single “Shitwave”