The New Thoreaus release ‘Sinners on the Take’

The New Thoreaus are on fire!  Their excellent debut, Neon Americana, came out just last year.  This month alone they have toured California from Monterey to San Diego and, in July, they head off for Greece, France and Germany. Send them off in style as they celebrate the release of a brand new EP, Sinners on the Take, at the Great American Music Hall next Friday, May 16th!  It's part of the Big Ass Hillbilly Show with The Earl Brothers and Lonesome Lester (of the Pine Box Boys).  Get them tickets now! The EP kicks off with the title track, "Sinners [...]

By |May 7, 2014|Tags: |

Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Kate Nash, Balkan Beat Box, Surf Club

To enter any contest, email with the name of the band and date of the show you’re entering for in the subject line and your full name and email address in the body of the email. A winner will be selected at random and notified via email. November 21, 2013 The New Thoreaus, Ghost Lore @ The Lost Church 8pm, $10, all ages. Buy advance tickets here. November 22, 2013 Balkan Beat Box @ The Regency Ballroom 8:30pm, $25, all ages. Buy advance tickets here. November 22, 2013 Kate Nash, Emmy the Great, The Aquadolls @ The Fillmore 9pm, [...]

Sinful Science at Chabot Space & Science Center with The New Thoreaus Friday

As Halloween approaches, our thoughts turn to sin. Explore those vices in style! Get yerselves to The Chabot Space & Science Center this Friday for Sinful Science! BOOZE! Beer will be provided by Linden Street Brewery and Pyramid Alehouse. While both will review the brewing process, Linden Street promises to make beer from a pumpkin! Wine tasting will be provided by Cameron Hughes Wines. CHOCOLATE, DONUTS, & COFFEE! Barlovento Chocolates will teach the tampering process and Doughnut Dolly will let you create your own fillings. Wash it down with Sweet Maria's Coffee while learning about the roasting process. LIVE MUSIC [...]

By |October 24, 2013|Tags: |

The New Thoreaus at the Starry Plough this Saturday

We at The Bay Bridged have been holding out on you. Behold, The New Thoreaus! Born in Oakland in 2007 as a group of musical Special Ed teachers, the band just released it's first record, Neon Americana, back in February. They have already been compared to everyone from Beirut to Broken Social Scene and Tom Waits. Decide for yourselves this Saturday at Berkeley's fabulous Starry Plough. The gorgeous instrumentation and harmonies will not disappoint. Opening acts include two SF-based treats: Steer the Stars and Benjamin Brown (his debut album 13 just came out in March).

By |August 22, 2013|Tags: |
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