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.

Mixtape: San Francisco’s Modern Psychedelic Sounds

This episode first appeared on KQED.org.


Download: Mixtape: San Francisco's Modern Psychedelic Sounds (Podcast #406)

With the fiftieth anniversary of the Summer of Love this year, the psychedelic sounds of the [...]

By |May 15, 2017|Comments Off on Mixtape: San Francisco’s Modern Psychedelic Sounds
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    Premiere: The lush R&B of William Robert’s “Parachute”

Premiere: The lush R&B of William Robert’s “Parachute”

New SF label Text Me Records emerged out of Different Fur Studios with a slew of releases earlier this year, and today we're premiering their latest: a new single [...]

By |May 12, 2017|Comments Off on Premiere: The lush R&B of William Robert’s “Parachute”
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    Live This Month: May 2017 — an audio guide to upcoming Bay Area concerts

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


Download: Live This Month: May 2017 (Podcast #405)

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 |May 8, 2017|Comments Off on Live This Month: May 2017 — an audio guide to upcoming Bay Area concerts

Review: Laura Marling serenades the Fillmore

Words by Mark Spero

At only 27 years old, Laura Marling has an astonishing six studio albums, the most recent of which, Semper Femina, explores the details and complexities of [...]

By |May 3, 2017|Comments Off on Review: Laura Marling serenades the Fillmore
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    Photos: The Cactus Blossoms at the Great American Music Hall

Photos: The Cactus Blossoms at the Great American Music Hall

The Cactus Blossoms (photo: Kristin Cofer)

The Cactus Blossoms performed at the Great American Music Hall last week, April 26, 2017. Our own Kristin Cofer was at the show to capture [...]

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2017 Southside Festival Photos + Recap

Our first ever 2017 Southside Festival is a wrap and we can't thank our attendees enough for coming out the Bayview District of San Francisco on a beautiful Saturday [...]

By |May 1, 2017|Comments Off on 2017 Southside Festival Photos + Recap

A night with Ne-Hi in San Francisco

Words by Mark Spero

I met the boys in Ne-Hi two years ago at a concert at Grinnell College in Grinnell Iowa, where they also played a house show and [...]

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Photos: PRF BBQ West travels across Oakland

Beat Drun Juel (photo: Patric Carver)

Last weekend saw the traveling music festival PRF BBQ West 2017 come to the Bay Area, the first day at the Night Light in Oakland, [...]

By |April 27, 2017|Comments Off on Photos: PRF BBQ West travels across Oakland
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    Sponsored: Micah Nelson takes the Fillmore stage for the National Hemp Association

Sponsored: Micah Nelson takes the Fillmore stage for the National Hemp Association

You'd be forgiven for not recognizing Micah Nelson's name right off the bat. It's true, his father is that other famous Nelson — you know, the one with the [...]

By |April 26, 2017|Comments Off on Sponsored: Micah Nelson takes the Fillmore stage for the National Hemp Association

The divine cohesion of Pile

Words by Jordan Martich

Rick Maguire, guitarist and singer from the Boston-based band Pile, has made many transformations away from the acoustic solo project he started 10 years ago. They've [...]

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Photos: Taylor Bennett at Rickshaw Stop

Words + Photos by Polaroid Jay

April 22nd, 2017. Taylor Bennett at Brick & Mortar Music Hall, San Francisco. Opening acts and DJs that performed were definitely getting the crowd [...]

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Announcing the food lineup at Phono del Sol 2017!

Be sure to bring an appetite to our 2017 Phono del Sol Music & Food Festival because we've lined up ten amazing food trucks to serve up tasty offerings [...]

By |April 25, 2017|Comments Off on Announcing the food lineup at Phono del Sol 2017!