The Besnard Lakes to bring plenty of atmosphere to Bottom of the Hill

(photo: Brendan George Ko) The Besnard Lakes have song titles like “Towers Sent Her to Sheets of Sound,” and unabashedly boast a theatrical, prog-rock sound, making them endearing throwbacks to last decade, when indie rock briefly ruled the roost. While the aesthetic that propelled bands like Clap Your Hands Say Yeah and Architecture in Helsinki into the national consciousness won’t be a part of the cultural zeitgeist anytime soon, that hasn’t stopped The Besnard Lakes from doing yeoman’s work and pursuing their singular creative vision. Their latest album, A Coliseum Complex Museum, has the Canadian band doing what they do [...]

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Live This Month: May 2010 (Podcast #212)

[podcast]http://media.libsyn.com/media/thebaybridged/May_2010_LTM.mp3[/podcast] Every month, we dedicate the first week's podcast to highlighting some of the great local and out-of-town bands performing soon in the San Francisco Bay Area. We've got eleven great bands playing some excellent shows around the Bay in May, so head out and see some live music! Subscribe to The Bay Bridged Podcast to get each week's new episode downloaded free to your iTunes! About the bands: Before heading north for the Sasquatch festival, tUnE-yArDs ("Hatari") headline an SF Popfest show on May 27th at the Rickshaw Stop. Also playing: Eux Autres, Social Studies, and Knight School. Following [...]

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