Photos: Peter Bjorn and John breakin’ it at Slim’s
Peter Bjorn and John (photo: Jessica Perez) After a change of venue, Swedish rock band Peter Bjorn and John played to an excited crowd at Slim's last night, September 1, 2016. Joined by bay area act Jay Som and Texas band Bayonne it was a night of mixture of genres. Photographer Jessica Perez has these photos of the show to share.
Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Peter Bjorn and John, Down and Outlaws and more
(illustration: Cassidy Miller) To enter for a chance to win tickets to any show below, email firstname.lastname@example.org with the name of the band and the date of the show you’re entering in the subject line and your full name in the body of the email. Winners will be selected at random and notified via email. Thursday, September 1 Miss Lightning, Down Dirty Shake, The Lymbs @ Rickshaw Stop 9pm, $10, all ages. Buy advance tickets here. Thursday, September 1 Peter Bjorn and John, Bayonne, Jay Som @ Slim's 8pm, $25, all ages. Buy advance tickets here. Thursday, September 1 Sandy's, [...]
Still Whistling After All These Years: Peter Bjorn and John to play Slim’s on Thursday
Ten years on, and Peter Bjorn and John’s “Young Folks” is still catchy as hell. Named one of the “Top 15 Whistling Songs” of all time by Rolling Stone (yep, that’s a real list), the Swedish trio proved that to make a great pop song, all you really needed to do was put your lips together and blow. In many ways, it’s a shame that “Young Folks” became such a phenomenon. It probably took attention away from some of the other standout tracks on the group’s sublime 2006 album, Writer’s Block, and it definitely overshadowed the band’s subsequent releases, several [...]
Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: The Pains of Being Pure at Heart, Peter Bjorn and John, Release the Sunbird, Chad Van Gaalen, EMA
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 decided using the guidelines listed below. Friday, October 7th The Pains of Being Pure at Heart, Twin Sister @ Slim's To win a pair of tickets to the show be the FIFTH person to enter! The show starts at 9pm, $21, 6+. Purchase advance tickets here. Saturday, October 8th Peter Bjorn and John, Release the [...]