The Bay Bridged Presents: A Noise Pop Happy Hour with Couches, Stalls, and Never Young!

It's a new year and that means Noise Pop 2015 arrives later this month with a full slate of exciting shows. One of our favorite festival traditions is the nightly series of free happy hour concerts at Bender’s, and we’re excited to present the happy hour show from 5pm-8pm on Friday, Feb 27 with Couches, Stalls, and Never Young. It’s gonna be loud and it’s gonna rule. And it’s free! Couches This 90's throwback slacker rock three-piece led by 20 Sided Records founder David Mitchell released one of our favorite records of 2014 with their EP Slackin' Since The 80s. [...]

Noise Pop Ticket Giveaways: Tony Molina, The Black Ryder, and more

The age-old San Francisco tradition known as Noise Pop is quickly approaching. The festivities begin on February 20 and last until March 1 with Caribou's closing set at the Fillmore. To celebrate, we're giving away tickets to a whole grab bag of shows from the festival. See the list below. Sunday, February 22nd Christopher Willits Presents OPENING: film + live scoring Tuesday, February 24th The Black Ryder, Vinyl Williams, King Woman, Creepers, DJ Omar @ Rickshaw Stop Thursday, February 26th Tony Molina, Nude Beach, Cold Beat, The Younger Lovers @ Rickshaw Stop Saturday, February 28th Kindness, Pell @ Mezzanine To [...]

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Noise Pop adds Best Coast, Flight Facilities, James Vincent McMorrow, and more!

Noise Pop continues to gear up for the 23rd iteration of the famed festival, coming to you February 20 through March 1, and they're not just printing programs and badges. No, they are back with yet another lineup announcement, this time confirming the addition of none other than LA-based indie duo Best Coast (who apparently will play a very intimate gig), Australian electronic act Flight Facilities, Irish singer-songwriter James Vincent McMorrow, Chaz Bundick's new project Les Sins, and many, many more. With their 2015 festival already stocked with great indie acts like The New Pornographers, Caribou, Dan Deacon, Cathedrals, Geographer, [...]

Noise Pop announces initial film lineup for 2015 festival

Noise Pop 2015 is right around the corner (February 20th - March 1st), and the festival organizers have announced the initial film lineup to be featured during this year's event. In addition to the music lineup, this year's film series will feature the following independent film screenings. Get your tickets (or badges) now! Hardcore Devo Live Friday, February 20 at The Roxie Director: Keirda Bahruth. 2014. Digital. 94 minutes. *West Coast premiere; Q&A with director Keirda Bahruth and Devo's Jerry Casale Salad Days: The Birth of Punk in the Nation's Capital Saturday, February 21 at The Roxie Director: Scott Crawford. [...]

Noise Pop Festival announces first bands for 2015, badges and tickets on sale this week

Our friends at Noise Pop announced the first batch of bands playing the 2015 edition of their iconic San Francisco indie music festival, and they're off to a great start. The lineup so far features a host of local Bay Bridged favorites (Giraffage, Cathedrals, Six Organs of Admittance, Tony Molina) as well as artists from far-and-wide (Caribou, Dan Deacon, Slow Magic, Surfer Blood). Early Bird festival badges are $125 and go on sale for TODAY at 11am PST – once those are gone, Regular Badges will go on sale for $150. Badges give you access to all general admission shows. [...]

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