#TBT: Phono del Sol 2013 with Thee Oh Sees and YACHT

John Dwyer of Thee Oh Sees (Photo: Tanner Pikop) To continue with our special #TBT series, we’re throwing it back to two years ago, looking specifically at 2013’s Phono Del Sol, which featured: Thee Oh Sees YACHT Bleached K.Flay Marnie Stern Blouse Painted Palms Radiation City Social Studies Cool Ghouls B. Hamilton 2013 was the first year we brought on our second stage, adding an experience that helped to bring nearly 6 and a half hours of pure, uninterrupted music. We doubled our line-up and brought a great experience with eight food trucks, along with other awesome additions. Check out the [...]

Ticket Giveaway: YACHT Pop-Up at Public Works

As a general rule, pop-up shows are always awesome. Especially when it’s a WillCall pop-up featuring YACHT. On Thursday, the Portland-native electropop duo takes over Public Works. The band performed at our own Phono del Sol music festival earlier this summer, so you already know they’re one of our staff favorites, and with good reason. YACHT’s live performances bring their recordings to life in a whole new realm of space age imagination. Contrasting their bright, carefree pop vibe, frontwoman Claire Evans packs a total punk rock punch, engaging the audience completely and pulling stunts like wrapping mic chords around her [...]

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YACHT bringing the dance party to Phono del Sol 2013

YACHT Cheat Sheet: A psychedelic dance-party duo that's DFA Records-approved (which means James Murphy of LCD Soundsystem digs it) from Portland consisting of Jona Bechtolt and Claire L. Evans; on tour, they expand to a full, raucously delicious live band with the help of Rob "Bobby Birdman" Kieswetter and Jeffrey Brodsk. Originally started as a solo project for Mr. Bechtolt in 2002, YACHT's songs are weirdly good — full of blips and bloops splashing over snappy drumbeats with lyrics that skew towards utopian ramblings about psychic cities and idealist communes. Their latest single, released in December of last year, is [...]

Mixtape: The Bands of the 2013 Phono del Sol Music & Food Festival (Podcast #308)

Mixtape: The Bands of the 2013 Phono del Sol Music & Food Festival (Podcast #308) On Saturday, July 13th, 2013, The Bay Bridged and Tiny Telephone are returning to Potrero del Sol Park for the third annual Phono del Sol Music & Food Festival, an all day, all ages celebration of great music and food. We've got twelve amazing bands set to perform, led by SF's Thee Oh Sees and LA-by-way-of-Portland band YACHT. They'll be joined by garage pop duo Bleached, rapper K.Flay, guitar shredder Marnie Stern, and synth-pop duo Painted Palms, as well as Blouse, Radiation City, Social Studies, [...]

Push The Feeling's 1 Year Anniversary Party with YACHT, Jeffrey Jerusalem tonight at Underground SF, 1/11/13

Tonight is the one year anniversary party of Push The Feeling, a dance series taking place the second Friday of each month at Underground SF in the Lower Haight. This week's party will feature a DJ set from YACHT, plus a live set from Jeffrey Jerusalem and DJ sets from founders/residents epicsauce and YR SKULL. Advance tickets have sold out, but there will be a very limited amount of tickets available at the door for $10, so get there early. Doors open at 9pm. Listen to YACHT's "Second Summer", released last month: Push The Feeling, which typically includes one or [...]

Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Spectrum with Wooden Shjips, YACHT

Tuesday, May 25th - Spectrum (featuring Sonic Boom of Spacemen 3) with Wooden Shjips @ Great American Music Hall http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=r9yApVj3z84&feature=player_embedded Wooden Shjips - "For So Long" To enter send an email to contest@thebaybridged.com with your full name and the phrase "I want to see Spectrum!". The FOURTH person to enter will win a pair of tickets to the show. The show starts at 8pm, $17, 6+. Purchase advance tickets here. Thursday, May 27th - YACHT with Bobby Birdman, Little Wings @ The Independent http://vimeo.com/10362747 Little Wings - "Sandy Babe" To enter send an email to contest@thebaybridged.com with your full name [...]

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