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.
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    What’s Happening This Weekend? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, Dec 21 – 23

What’s Happening This Weekend? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, Dec 21 – 23

Have you been good enough for Krampus this year?
Friday, December 21
Killer Whale @ Bottom of the Hill
In addition to the up-and-coming Killer Whale on this bill is The Bernal [...]

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  • boygenius at the Fox Theater, by William Wayland
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    Review + Photos: Julien Baker, Phoebe Bridgers and Lucy Dacus aka boygenius at the Fox Theater

Review + Photos: Julien Baker, Phoebe Bridgers and Lucy Dacus aka boygenius at the Fox Theater

boygenius (photo: William Wayland)

Words by Elaine Blakely

First as soloists and then together as boygenius, they performed at Fox Theater in Oakland on November 27 for an endearing three-and-a-half hour performance.

Their [...]

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  • PSDSP at the Sweetwater Music Hall, by Carolyn McCoy
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    Best Of 2018: Carolyn McCoy’s favorite photos from this year

Best Of 2018: Carolyn McCoy’s favorite photos from this year

Bob Weir (photo: Carolyn McCoy)

Words by Carolyn McCoy

One of my favorite expressions is “Let’s rock this shit!” I can vouch for myself when I tell you that I did indeed [...]

By |December 21, 2018|0 Comments
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    Best Of 2018: Ned Buskirk on ‘Love, Loss & Fire’ at the SF Columbarium

Best Of 2018: Ned Buskirk on ‘Love, Loss & Fire’ at the SF Columbarium

When The Bay Bridged approached me to share thoughts on some of my favorite music of 2018, the opportunity to consider the question was a reminder of how lucky [...]

By |December 20, 2018|1 Comment

Review + Photos: Chris Robinson Brotherhood at the Fillmore

Chris Robinson Brotherhood (photo: Carolyn McCoy)

Words by Carolyn McCoy

The music of Chris Robinson Brotherhood has something to say. It tells us to shut the fuck up and listen; it begs [...]

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Photos: Kurt Vile at the Fox Theater

Kurt Vile (photo: William Wayland)

Words by William Wayland

Kurt Vile makes it all look easy. Like he and the Violators are putting on a show in his basement, or maybe in [...]

By |December 18, 2018|0 Comments
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    What’s Happening This Weekend? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, Dec 14 – 16

What’s Happening This Weekend? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, Dec 14 – 16

Friday, December 14
Willie Nelson and Family @ The Fox Theater
A second show added by unending popular demand for the country legend, Willie is (don't say it, don't say it...) [...]

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Ticket Giveaway: Thievery Corporation at the Masonic

For New Year's Eve, you don't just want any old party. You want THE party.

Thievery Corporation exists to bring the party. As influential and important players in Washington [...]

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Photos: Not So Silent Night 2018 at SAP Center

CHVRCHES (photo: Norm deVeyra)

The annual holiday mini-rock festival of the Bay Area, Live 105's Not So Silent Night 2018, made another great showing at SAP Center to an enthusiastic [...]

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Photos: John Maus at Great American Music Hall

John Maus (photo: Scott Russell)

Words by Scott Russell

John Maus seemed to hold nothing back during his show at Great American Music Hall. From the moment he hit the stage, he [...]

By |December 11, 2018|1 Comment
  • Rose Droll - Photo by Rachel McCord
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    Live This Month: December 2018 — an audio guide to upcoming Bay Area concerts

Live This Month: December 2018 — an audio guide to upcoming Bay Area concerts

Download: Live This Month: December 2018 (Podcast #436)

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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    What’s Happening This Weekend? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, Dec 7 – 9

What’s Happening This Weekend? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, Dec 7 – 9

Friday, December 7
P-Lo @ The UC Theatre
It's a good feeling for us when a local artist sells out their hometown venue. If you can find your way in to [...]

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