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.

Weekend Picks: November 9th-11th

Yes, it's an abbreviated edition of Weekend Picks, but there's a ton of excellent stuff going on over the next three days, making for some difficult calls:

Friday

- Rykarda Parasol, [...]

By |November 9, 2007|Comments Off on Weekend Picks: November 9th-11th

Video Makes the Radio Star!

In The Owl Mag's "Video Makes the Radio Star" contest, Bay Area music fans visited YouTube and voted for their favorites among a wide variety of videos submitted by [...]

By |November 8, 2007|2 Comments

The Velvet Teen & Say Hi Photos – 10/17/2007 Bottom of the Hill

Although The Velvet Teen played Bottom of the Hill a few weeks ago, the great memories of this show are still with us. We'd been looking forward to [...]

By |November 8, 2007|Comments Off on The Velvet Teen & Say Hi Photos – 10/17/2007 Bottom of the Hill

Rykarda Parasol this Friday night

Click to listen to our feature episode on Rykarda Parasol!

One of our favorite local artists, Rykarada Parasol, is joined by her band The Tower [...]

By |November 7, 2007|Comments Off on Rykarda Parasol this Friday night

KALX 45th Anniversary Party!

One of our favorite sources for new music, UC Berkeley's KALX 90.7FM, is celebrating 45 years of broadcasting with a fundraiser concert this Thursday night at the Rickshaw Stop [...]

By |November 7, 2007|Comments Off on KALX 45th Anniversary Party!

Episode 89: Mist and Mast

Over five years, Oakland's The Red Thread won acclaim for three albums of lush Americana-touched California pop. After the band had its final performance earlier this year, singer-guitarist [...]

By |November 6, 2007|4 Comments

More CD releases this week

It's a pretty crazy week for local music (see our Calendar for more), including the release of two anticipated new CDs today:

60 Watt Kid's self-titled album

San Francisco's 60 Watt [...]

By |November 6, 2007|Comments Off on More CD releases this week

Digital Cloud Releases Firsts

Local DIY label Digital Cloud has put together a compilation titled and themed Firsts. It's stocked with exclusive tracks, seventeen in total, from a mix of San Francisco, regional, [...]

By |November 5, 2007|Comments Off on Digital Cloud Releases Firsts

KALX 45th Anniversary Party Review: Greg Ashley, Social Studies, Sugar and Gold, and Chow Nasty (Full Review)

Chow Nasty

We're pleased to welcome our newest contributor Lizz Fay to The Bay Bridged. You may also know Lizz as a member of the very excellent The Ian [...]

By |November 1, 2007|Comments Off on KALX 45th Anniversary Party Review: Greg Ashley, Social Studies, Sugar and Gold, and Chow Nasty (Full Review)

Episode 88: October 2007 Monthly Mix

60 Watt Kid

This week's podcast episode is our latest installment in our Monthly Mix series, featuring eight great songs by a variety of San Francisco Bay Area groups. [...]

By |October 30, 2007|Comments Off on Episode 88: October 2007 Monthly Mix

Episode 87: Nyles Lannon

This week's episode of our podcast features the music of San Francisco's Nyles Lannon. You may have already come across Mr. Lannon through a number of avenues--his critically [...]

By |October 23, 2007|4 Comments

Weekend Picks: October 18th-21st

Chuck Prophet

Thursday

- Vibraphone Records' launch party at the Rickshaw Stop, with Foxtail Somersault, Astral, Tomihira, Halcyon High and Direction. 8pm, $8.

Click to listen to [...]

By |October 18, 2007|Comments Off on Weekend Picks: October 18th-21st