Giveaway: Jonathan Richman at the Chapel

First time I saw Jonathan Richman was at Burger Boogaloo in Oakland in 2015. The first thing he did was make sure that he didn't have to stand on [...]

The Bay Abridged: May 11 – 24

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

By |May 25, 2016|Comments Off on The Bay Abridged: May 11 – 24
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    Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Jonathan Richman, The Blank Tapes

Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Jonathan Richman, The Blank Tapes

To enter any contest, email contest@thebaybridged.com with the name of the band and date of the show you’re entering for in the subject line and your full name and [...]

By |December 11, 2013|1 Comment

Review: Jonathan Richman @ Make-Out Room, 8/15/13

For the last night of his four-night residency at the Make-Out Room, Jonathan Richman wasted no time perfecting THE SOUND. He asked politely and waited patiently for the [...]

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    Recommended, 7/12-17: Phono del Sol, Gardens & Villa, Sean Hayes, Jonathan Richman

Recommended, 7/12-17: Phono del Sol, Gardens & Villa, Sean Hayes, Jonathan Richman

Here are early picks for some of the week's best concerts. Do you think we omitted something worthwhile? Let us know in the comments! Be sure [...]

By |July 12, 2011|Comments Off on Recommended, 7/12-17: Phono del Sol, Gardens & Villa, Sean Hayes, Jonathan Richman
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    Live This Month: July 2011 – an audio guide through SF concerts this month (Podcast #252)

Live This Month: July 2011 – an audio guide through SF concerts this month (Podcast #252)

Live This Month: July 2011 (Podcast #252)

In Live This Month, we sample some of the great local and out-of-town bands performing in the coming month in the San Francisco [...]

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Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Mister Heavenly, Pegi Young, The Dodos, Jonathan Richman

To enter any contest submit an email to contest@thebaybridged.com with your full name in the body and the concert you’re entering the contest for in the subject line. You [...]

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Photos: Jonathan Richman, Ólöf Arnalds, Swedish American 7/22

Last week, Jonathan Richman performed three nights at the Swedish American Music Hall, with the lovely Icelandic folk singer Ólöf Arnalds.

By |July 28, 2010|2 Comments

Jonathan Richman residency at the Swedish, July 21st-23rd

Jonathan Richman is no stranger to residencies at intimate San Francisco venues. This week, the Swedish American Music Hall will host Richman from July 21st to July 23rd, with [...]

By |July 20, 2010|Comments Off on Jonathan Richman residency at the Swedish, July 21st-23rd

Jonathan Richman: upcoming Make-Out Room residency

Indie elder statesman Jonathan Richman returns to the Make-Out Room next week for a four night residency from the 20th through the 23rd (all shows 8pm, $15). [...]

By |September 17, 2009|Comments Off on Jonathan Richman: upcoming Make-Out Room residency