Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Beachwood Sparks, The Frail, and Thrill Jockey's 20th Anniversary!

To enter any contest submit an email to contest[at]thebaybridged[dot]com with your full name in the body and the concert you’re entering the contest for in the subject line. You may only submit your name once to only one contest. Winners for each show will be picked at random. Thursday, December 13th Thrill Jockey Records’ 20th Anniversary Show: Wooden Shjips, Liturgy, Trans Am, Barn Owl, Man Forever, Eternal Tapestry @ The Independent Winner will receive one pair of tickets. The show starts at 8pm, $18, 21+. Click here to purchase advance tickets. Thursday December 13th Passenger, Kate Earl @ Slim’s Winner [...]

Mixtape: Hardly Strictly Bluegrass 2012 Preview Mix (Podcast #287)

Mixtape: Hardly Strictly Bluegrass 2012 Mix (Podcast #287) By its twelfth year, you'd be forgiven for taking the annual occurence of the Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival for granted. The passing of founder Warren Hellman in December, however, brought with it a reminder that tens of thousands of people didn't always flock to Golden Gate Park for three free days of music each fall. In fact, when one takes all of those elements -- the large crowds, the no-cost attendance, the numerous off-the-dial performers -- into consideration, the festival's continued vitality seems less inevitable and far more astonishing. True to its [...]

Beachwood Sparks release 'Tarnished Gold' this month, headline the Independent 7/19/12

When LA alt-country-folk band Beachwood Sparks released their self-titled debut in 2000, many folks thought an heir-apparent to '60's psychedelic harmonies (think The Byrds) had unearthed itself. If Instagram had existed then, published words would have mentioned the music's uncanny ability to soundtrack a flip through the app's more stoned, hazy images. The band followed up with 2002's Once We Were Trees, and a lesser known 2003 EP Make The Robots Cry, before essentially disappearing - playing only a few shows in 2008 for Sub Pop's 20th Anniversary. This all changes though on June 26th, when the band releases their [...]

2012 Huichica Music Festival: Beachwood Sparks, Poor Moon, Sonny and the Sunsets, Papercuts and more!

Poor Moon - "People In Her Mind" Organizers for the Huichica Music Festival have announced the lineup for the festival's third installment which will take place in Sonoma County over June 1-2 at the Gundlach Bundschu winery. The scenic and intimate festival will include performances by Beachwood Sparks (who have a new album coming out this year), Poor Moon, and Occidental Brothers Dance Band International as well as Bay Area favorites Sonny and the Sunsets and Papercuts, Little Wings, Sea of Bees, and a DJ set by Andy Cabic of Vetiver. Sonny and the Sunsets – "She Plays Yo Yo With [...]

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