Mixtape: San Francisco post-punk, electronic and industrial sounds

http://media.libsyn.com/media/thebaybridged/PostPunk_2016_Mix.mp3 Download: Mixtape: Gloomy and Intense: Local Post-Punk, Electronic, and Industrial Sounds (Podcast #381) It's not all sunshine in the Bay Area, and our music scene isn't all upbeat indie pop and garage rock. On the darker end of the spectrum, there are bands more influenced by Siouxsie and Bauhaus than by surfing and beaches. For local musicians in the related constellations of post-punk, dark wave, and industrial music, a sharp sense of mood and atmosphere adds an emotionally powerful layer to compelling songwriting. There's a feeling to each of these songs that is raw, often visceral. That's not to [...]

Sweating Tapes releases Bay Area synth compilation

Sweating Tapes' second regionally-focused synth compilation showcases eleven Bay Area acts, and it's a thoroughly compelling set bookended by standout tracks from Group Rhoda and Uncanny Valley. Two more highlights from the tape, Ssleeping DesiresS and Black Jeans, are performing live at a compilation release party on Friday, October 26th at Sub-Mission.

Ssleeping DesiresS – “Pyrrhonism”

Pyrrhonism by ssleepingdesiress Here's a minimalist synth track from SF's Gabriel Ramos aka Ssleeping DesiresS. I first caught wind of him on local duo Water Borders' Bay Area electronica mix over at No Conclusion. Ssleeping DesiresS performs with Austra and Voices at Milk tonight, February 18th (9pm, $10).

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