As part of a new collaborative effort between Richmond Confidential and its partner site Oakland North, we’ve started a new series called Bandwidth to profile fresh music coming out of these two East Bay cities.

Do you have a suggestion for an Oakland or Richmond-based band that we should profile as part of the Bandwidth series? Send suggestions for Oakland-based bands to and for Richmond-based bands to

For the Davis Chapel, a long search for a new home after 2003 fire

As they have every Sunday for the last 70 years, members of the Davis Chapel filed into church on a recent weekend and took their seats in the red-cushioned pews. The first sunlight of the...