Nick’s five favorite Bay Area releases of 2015

Ever since I started writing for The Bay Bridged I have become hopelessly insulated from the larger national music trends. Lately, all my music recommendations to friends and family [...]

By |December 25, 2015|1 Comment
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    YASSOU, There’s Talk, and Lila Rose bring dark pop to Oakland’s Starline

YASSOU, There’s Talk, and Lila Rose bring dark pop to Oakland’s Starline

Get ready for an evening of female-fronted pop this Friday night at the Starline Social Club. Actually, the term "pop" is a bit disingenuous standing on its own, because [...]

By |November 18, 2015|Comments Off on YASSOU, There’s Talk, and Lila Rose bring dark pop to Oakland’s Starline
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    Live This Month: May 2015 — an audio guide to upcoming SF concerts

Live This Month: May 2015 — an audio guide to upcoming SF concerts


Download: Live This Month: May 2015 (Podcast #362)

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

By |May 5, 2015|Comments Off on Live This Month: May 2015 — an audio guide to upcoming SF concerts
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    Interview: Lila Rose on the passion that inspired her new LP ‘We Animals’

Interview: Lila Rose on the passion that inspired her new LP ‘We Animals’

Before meeting Lila Rose at a cozy coffee shop in Oakland I was, admittedly, feeling a bit apprehensive. I was expecting a particularly intimidating persona based on her haunting, [...]

Lila Rose releases new video “World On Fire”

Lila Rose's new music video is almost as terrifying as the cataclysmic effects global warming is wreaking on the planet. Almost.

Underneath the dark imagery that depicts our dying world [...]

By |March 30, 2015|Comments Off on Lila Rose releases new video “World On Fire”
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    Lila Rose releases provocative new single/video “Confessions”

Lila Rose releases provocative new single/video “Confessions”

It starts with a lone woman walking through a dark forest.  She spots a telephone growing out of a bush and starts singing into it.  Then we see the [...]

By |November 6, 2014|Comments Off on Lila Rose releases provocative new single/video “Confessions”

Oaktown Music Festival winners announced

The inaugural Oaktown Music Festival — which celebrates the best Oakland-based bands & solo artists — has announced this year's contest winners. The victors include Lila Rose (Best in Show) [...]

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