About The Bay Bridged

Founded in 2006, The Bay Bridged is a 501(c)3 nonprofit arts organization utilizing new media and presenting live events to support the San Francisco Bay Area’s indie rock, folk, and pop music communities.

Sponsored: ‘Clas/sick Hip Hop’ series comes to YBCA

(photo: Gabriel Bienczycki)

In its third iteration, YBCA brings you Clas/sick Hip Hop, a platform that appreciates hip-hop culture for its artistry, boldness and mobilizing effect. This year, they explore [...]

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  • Kat Robichaud’s Misfit Cabaret Presents Wilde Women at the Great Star Theater, by Patric Carver
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    Great Star Rising: Behind the revival of a classic San Francisco theater

Great Star Rising: Behind the revival of a classic San Francisco theater

Kat Robichaud's Misfit Cabaret at The Great Star in December. (photo: Patric Carver)

Words by SarahJayn Kemp

The Great Star Theater is the last of a dying breed of uniquely San [...]

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    Live This Month: February 2017 — an audio guide to upcoming Bay Area concerts

Live This Month: February 2017 — an audio guide to upcoming Bay Area concerts


Download: Live This Month: February 2017 (Podcast #401)

In Live This Month, we sample some of the great local and out-of-town bands performing in the coming month in the San [...]

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    Mixtape: Fourteen San Francisco Bay Area Artists to Watch in 2017

Mixtape: Fourteen San Francisco Bay Area Artists to Watch in 2017


Download: Mixtape: Fourteen San Francisco Bay Area Artists to Watch in 2017 (Podcast #400)

This episode first aired on KQED.org.

Our first mixtape of 2017 is our annual survey of some [...]

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    The Bay Bridged Band-To-Band Relay: Abbot Kinney to Kev Choice

The Bay Bridged Band-To-Band Relay: Abbot Kinney to Kev Choice

Words by Annie Bacon

If you missed it last month, the Band-to-Band Relay is part of The Bay Bridged’s ongoing desire to curate and deepen your awareness of your local [...]

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    Our fundraising drive ends January 31: support The Bay Bridged before it’s too late!

Our fundraising drive ends January 31: support The Bay Bridged before it’s too late!

Time is running out to support The Bay Bridged! Our fundraising campaign closes on January 31. Will you help us start 2017 strong with a tax-deductible donation to The [...]

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    The Singing Limbs will shake up San Francisco with their new EP

The Singing Limbs will shake up San Francisco with their new EP

Words by Sarah Leighton

The Singing Limbs’ music is music for the brain and the booty.

The band recently played on the historic stage at the Great American Music Hall, giving [...]

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77 albums the TBB staff loved in high school

If you've been on Facebook any time in the last week or so, you might have seen that "10 Albums I Loved In High School" thing going around. The [...]

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    Stream our new fundraiser compilation, featuring bAd bAd, Jay Stone, Madeline Kenney and more!

Stream our new fundraiser compilation, featuring bAd bAd, Jay Stone, Madeline Kenney and more!

For over a decade, The Bay Bridged has provided a vital platform for local artists, especially emerging performers struggling to gain awareness early in their careers. Last year, we [...]

By |January 11, 2017|Comments Off on Stream our new fundraiser compilation, featuring bAd bAd, Jay Stone, Madeline Kenney and more!
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    Live This Month: January 2017 — an audio guide to upcoming SF concerts

Live This Month: January 2017 — an audio guide to upcoming SF concerts


Download: Live This Month: January 2017 (Podcast #399)

In Live This Month, we sample some of the great local and out-of-town bands performing in the coming month in the San [...]

By |January 9, 2017|Comments Off on Live This Month: January 2017 — an audio guide to upcoming SF concerts

Help us support San Francisco Bay Area music in 2017!

As 2016 comes to a close, your support of our year-end fundraiser is critical! For over a decade, The Bay Bridged has provided a vital platform for local artists, [...]

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    Best of 2016 Playlist: Over 150 songs San Francisco Bay Area artists released this year!

Best of 2016 Playlist: Over 150 songs San Francisco Bay Area artists released this year!

While 2016 has been fraught with challenges and hardship, locally, nationally, and abroad, San Francisco Bay Area musicians have continued to push forward. Local artists released a ton of [...]

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