You Burger Believe It: The Abigails to headline unofficial Burger Records bash at Brick and Mortar

Burger Records is well-beloved as an all-caps champion of garage rock and countless other genre-defying rock weirdos in Southern California and beyond. Besides the annual Burger Boogaloo in Oakland, Burger has ties to the Bay Area in the form of some great one-off shows. This Friday, the Brick & Mortar Music Hall boasts a sweet Burger-studded lineup, with the Abigails headlining and some fellow Burger bands supporting. The Abigails The folks at Burger are always the best at genre monikers for the bands they support. For example, they've called this LA-based 5 piece "Honkey Tonk Lee Hazelwood" and "Rugged Satanic Outlaw [...]

Burger Records announces Caravan of Stars tour with together PANGEA headlining SF show

Burger Records is at it again. The little OC label that could, which has produced over 700 releases, sold more than 100,000 cassettes since 2007 (yes, 100,000 cassettes in the 21st century), and brought you both Burgerama and Burger Boogaloo, is hitting the road, kicking off its 25-date Caravan of Stars tour at Slim's on October 14 with together PANGEA, Mozes & The Firstborn, The Memories, and AJ Davila y Terror Amor. After the Slim's show, the Caravan of Stars winds its way around the US (and bits of Canada) before landing in Austin a month later, and the lineup [...]

Live This Month: February 2014 — an audio guide through SF concerts this month (Podcast #327)

http://media.libsyn.com/media/thebaybridged/LTM_February_2014.mp3 Download: Live This Month: February 2014 — an audio guide through SF concerts this month (Podcast #327) In Live This Month, we sample some of the great local and out-of-town bands performing in the coming month in the San Francisco Bay Area. If it's February, that means that it's Noise Pop season, and Noise Pop 2014 will be taking over Bay Area venues from February 25 to March 2. We'll be doing a ton of Noise Pop coverage on the site over the coming weeks and during the festival, but we've highlighted a few Noise Pop performers in this [...]

'I Need You Bad' – The Live Show! (win tickets!)

A little over a month ago, Polyvinyl Records announced the release of its garage rock compilation I Need You Bad, a sonic snapshot of the local garage rock scene. Curated by Sonny Smith of Sunny & the Sunsets, the comp features Bay Area staples like Cool Ghouls, Burnt Ones and Warm Soda as well as a few other artists from along the West Coast, including Burger Records' latest darlings The Memories, who come from Portland. The record is streaming in its entirety below and you can order the LP over at the label's online store, but Polyvinyl is taking I Need You Bad a step further with a live celebration, appropriately titled I Need You [...]

Live This Month: August 2012 — an audio guide through SF concerts this month (Podcast #284)

Live This Month: August 2012 — an audio guide through SF concerts this month (Podcast #284) In Live This Month, we sample some of the great local and out-of-town bands performing in the coming month in the San Francisco Bay Area. August means the return of the Outside Lands Festival, the latest installment of which deftly balances the expected big name headliners with a healthy serving of compelling indie artists. There are certainly plenty of good options to keep attendees satisfied all weekend long, but if you're considering a single day ticket, we'd recommend skipping work on Friday, as opening [...]

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