The Bay Abridged: Sept 13 – Sept 21

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 [...]

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  • Noise Pop 2012: Mac McCaughan at Swedish American Hall 2/23/12
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    Noise Pop 2012: Mac McCaughan, Sun Foot, Rachel Haden, Sasha Bell @ Swedish American Hall, 2/23/12

Noise Pop 2012: Mac McCaughan, Sun Foot, Rachel Haden, Sasha Bell @ Swedish American Hall, 2/23/12

I probably don't even need to say how cool it was to see Mac McCaughan — leader of indie rock legends Superchunk and Portastatic, co-founder of Merge Records — [...]

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Noise Pop 2012: Thursday Preview

Date: Thursday, February 22nd

Number of Noise Pop Shows: 10 shows, 32 bands

Already Sold-Out: Oh boy, several shows on Thursday have already reached their maximum. And frankly, we're not surprised. [...]

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  • Mac McCaughan
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    Videos: Six acoustic Mac McCaughan performances (including Spoon, Jay Reatard, and Springsteen covers)

Videos: Six acoustic Mac McCaughan performances (including Spoon, Jay Reatard, and Springsteen covers)

Over the past two decades, Superchunk has crafted some classic fuzz pop gems, but Mac McCaughan can also be a compelling acoustic performer. We're proud to present a rare [...]

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    The Bay Bridged Presents: Three Days at the Swedish American Hall!

The Bay Bridged Presents: Three Days at the Swedish American Hall!

We're excited to partner with the 2012 Noise Pop Music Festival to present three great days of shows at the Swedish American Hall, with a variety of terrific performers [...]

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