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.
  • Phono del Sol 2017 Facebook
    Permalink Gallery

    Announcing the 2017 Phono del Sol Music and Food Festival: Thee Oh Sees, The Coathangers, Jay Som lead an amazing musical lineup!

Announcing the 2017 Phono del Sol Music and Food Festival: Thee Oh Sees, The Coathangers, Jay Som lead an amazing musical lineup!

Phono del Sol — the Bay’s beloved community-centered nonprofit music and food festival — is back for amazing seventh year in Potrero del Sol Park.

Come hang with music fans [...]

By |March 14, 2017|Comments Off on Announcing the 2017 Phono del Sol Music and Food Festival: Thee Oh Sees, The Coathangers, Jay Som lead an amazing musical lineup!
  • Vagabon
    Permalink VagabonGallery

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

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


Download: Live This Month: March 2017 (Podcast #402)

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

  • Pure Bathing Culture - Photo by Phil Chester
    Permalink Pure Bathing Culture - Photo by Phil ChesterGallery

    Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Pure Bathing Culture, Jamie Isaac, Lady Lamb, Western Addiction

Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Pure Bathing Culture, Jamie Isaac, Lady Lamb, Western Addiction

To enter for a chance to win tickets to any show below, email contest@thebaybridged.com with the name of the band and the date of the show you’re entering in [...]

Noise Pop: Hanni el Khatib at The Chapel

Hanni el Khatib (photo: Ria Burman)

Words by Annie Bacon

It’s been said that the term ‘Americana’ is a euphemism for “I don’t know what else to call this.” Traditionally applied [...]

By |February 27, 2017|0 Comments

Noise Pop: An excited BadBadNotGood take to The Fillmore

BadBadNotGood (photo: Robert Alleyne)

Noise Pop celebrated experimental jazz band BadBadNotGood at The Fillmore last Thursday, February 23, 2017. The band was joined by a powerhouse of strong artists, including London O'Connor, and [...]

By |February 27, 2017|0 Comments

Noise Pop: Julia Holter at Swedish American Hall

Julia Holter (photo: Jon Bauer)

Words by Annie Bacon

“She’s an artist challenging herself,” fellow music writer Adrian Spinelli whispers to me as Julia Holter completes a stunning rendition of John [...]

By |February 24, 2017|Comments Off on Noise Pop: Julia Holter at Swedish American Hall

Wide awake with Uniform

(photo: Sam Marble)

Words by Jordan Martich

From the first half-second of furious guitar feedback that introduces record opener “Tabloid,” Uniform have already established a tone for their latest record Wake [...]

By |February 22, 2017|Comments Off on Wide awake with Uniform

DonCat on old souls, saxophones, and ‘Kind of Love’

Words by Sarah Leighton

In talking to Duncan Nielsen — known as DonCat to the Bay Area music scene — about his recently-debuted EP, Kind of Love, it becomes incredibly [...]

By |February 17, 2017|Comments Off on DonCat on old souls, saxophones, and ‘Kind of Love’
  • Noise Pop 25
    Permalink Noise Pop 25Gallery

    Playlist: Dive into the sounds of the 2017 Noise Pop Festival!

Playlist: Dive into the sounds of the 2017 Noise Pop Festival!

The 2017 Noise Pop Festival is here! With the film portion of the fest's 25th year already underway, it's high time to plan which of Noise Pop's many great [...]

By |February 16, 2017|Comments Off on Playlist: Dive into the sounds of the 2017 Noise Pop Festival!
  • Kat Robichaud’s Misfit Cabaret Presents Wilde Women at the Great Star Theater, by Patric Carver
    Permalink Kat Robichaud’s Misfit Cabaret Presents Wilde Women at the Great Star Theater, by Patric CarverGallery

    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 [...]

By |February 15, 2017|Comments Off on Great Star Rising: Behind the revival of a classic San Francisco theater
  • No Vacation - Photo by Nathan Mandreza
    Permalink No Vacation - Photo by Nathan MandrezaGallery

    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 [...]

By |February 8, 2017|Comments Off on Live This Month: February 2017 — an audio guide to upcoming Bay Area concerts
  • Rayana Jay
    Permalink Rayana JayGallery

    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 [...]

By |February 3, 2017|Comments Off on Mixtape: Fourteen San Francisco Bay Area Artists to Watch in 2017