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: Stellar Musicians with Bay Area Roots


Download: Mixtape: Stellar Musicians with Bay Area Roots (Podcast #403)

This episode first appeared on KQED.org.

We showcase a ton of new and emerging Bay Area bands on these mixtapes every [...]

By |March 27, 2017|Comments Off on Mixtape: Stellar Musicians with Bay Area Roots

Review: Nick Hakim at Brick + Mortar Music Hall

Nick Hakim (photo: Ebru Yildiz)

Words by Mark Spero

On Wednesday, March 22, the Brick and Mortar Music Hall was sold out for Nick Hakim, a singer-songwriter out of New York whose [...]

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    Review + Photos: Teenage Fanclub with Britta Phillips at Great American Music Hall

Review + Photos: Teenage Fanclub with Britta Phillips at Great American Music Hall

Teenage Fanclub (photo: Patric Carver)

Words by SarahJayn Kemp

Britta Phillips brought a quelling familiarity onto the stage, as if we were all regulars a bar where she headlined frequently. Because of [...]

Video Premiere: Loustic Sessions with Ancient Baby

After spending much of 2016 traversing the eastern half of the globe in search of cozy, living-room recording sessions from all types of genres, Loustic Sessions came to the [...]

By |March 22, 2017|1 Comment
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    The Bay Bridged and Imprint.City present Southside Festival 2017

The Bay Bridged and Imprint.City present Southside Festival 2017

The Bay Bridged and Imprint.City are pleased to announce the inaugural Southside Music Festival — a day-long, FREE, indoor music festival, showcasing Bay Area-based musicians taking place on Saturday, April 29 [...]

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Giveaway: Bouncing Souls and AJJ at Slim’s

Words by Tyler Walicek

Pop-punk progenitors Bouncing Souls have been playing assiduously since they got their start in late 1980s Jersey. It’s safe to say that their influence is responsible [...]

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Locals The Band Ice Cream come to Bottom of the Hill

Words by Tyler Walicek

San Francisco garage punks The Band Ice Cream, touring in support of their new LP, Classically Trained, are planning a stop at Bottom of the Hill [...]

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Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: A Wilhelm Scream

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

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    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 [...]

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    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 [...]

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    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 [...]

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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|Comments Off on Noise Pop: Hanni el Khatib at The Chapel