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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.
  • The Lonely Island at Clusterfest 2018, by Jon Bauer
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    Photos: The laughs continue at the second annual Clusterfest

Photos: The laughs continue at the second annual Clusterfest

John Mulaney (photo: Jon Bauer)

Comedy Central graced San Francisco with comedy, art, and music again in their second edition of Clusterfest, as it brought all of these forms of entertainment to [...]

By |June 6, 2018|Comments Off on Photos: The laughs continue at the second annual Clusterfest

Review + Photos: Green Leaf Rustlers at Love Field

Green Leaf Rustlers (photo: Carolyn McCoy)

Words by Carolyn McCoy

When ex-Black Crowes frontman Chris Robinson moved to Marin County last year, I figured he was just another rock star legend finding [...]

Photos: EELS at the Fillmore

EELS (photo: Priscilla Rodriguez)

In support of their latest and 12th album, The Deconstruction, rock band EELS performed at the Fillmore with support from That 1 Guy. Check out the [...]

By |June 5, 2018|Comments Off on Photos: EELS at the Fillmore

Photos: Godspeed You! Black Emperor at the Fox Theater

Godspeed You! Black Emperor (photo: Scott Russell)

Doom/black metal band Godspeed You! Black Emperor brought their moody show to the Fox Theater this past week. They were supported by Marisa Anderson [...]

By |June 1, 2018|Comments Off on Photos: Godspeed You! Black Emperor at the Fox Theater

Photos: The Head and the Heart at BottleRock Napa 2018

The Head and the Heart (photo: William Wayland)

The Head and the Heart brought their folky sensibilities to a huge crowd this past Memorial Day weekend as part of the North [...]

By |May 31, 2018|Comments Off on Photos: The Head and the Heart at BottleRock Napa 2018
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    Mixtape: Local Musicians at Eleven Upcoming Bay Area Music Festivals

Mixtape: Local Musicians at Eleven Upcoming Bay Area Music Festivals

Download: Mixtape: Local Musicians at Eleven Upcoming Bay Area Music Festivals (Podcast #429)

This episode first ran on KQED.org.

With the debut of the Blurry Vision Fest in Oakland earlier this [...]

By |May 25, 2018|Comments Off on Mixtape: Local Musicians at Eleven Upcoming Bay Area Music Festivals
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    What’s Happening This Weekend? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, May 25 – 27

What’s Happening This Weekend? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, May 25 – 27

BottleRock has something for everyone.

Friday, May 25
BottleRock Napa Valley
Now through Sunday, an endless parade of independent and major-label music stars head through Napa Valley: Bruno Mars, E-40, Bomba [...]

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Photos: Southside Festival 2018

Last weekend, The Bay Bridged hosted Southside Festival in conjunction with Imprint.City, featuring both legendary and emerging Bay Area acts like Zion I, Just Rese, Ellah, and more. Experience [...]

By |May 24, 2018|Comments Off on Photos: Southside Festival 2018

Thievery Corporation’s Rob Garza pumps the brakes

L-R: Eric Hilton, Rob Garza of Thievery Corporation (photo: Jen Maler)

Words by Lily Moayeri

Two weeks past the release of Thievery Corporation’s latest full-length, Treasures from the Temple, and the [...]

By |May 24, 2018|Comments Off on Thievery Corporation’s Rob Garza pumps the brakes

Review + Photos: Petty Theft at the Mystic Theatre

Petty Theft (photo: Carolyn McCoy)

Words by Carolyn McCoy

The music of Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers spanned well over 40 years. There is something about Tom Petty songs that brings the [...]

By |May 23, 2018|Comments Off on Review + Photos: Petty Theft at the Mystic Theatre
  • Acoustic-4-A-Cure 2018 at the Fillmore, by Kate Haley
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    Review + Photos: Many great artists show support for Acoustic-4-A-Cure at the Fillmore

Review + Photos: Many great artists show support for Acoustic-4-A-Cure at the Fillmore

Acoustic-4-A-Cure (photo: Kate Haley)

Words by Kate Haley

Well, that rocked. I don’t think I’ve ever seen a more enthusiastic crowd...or a more worthy cause.

The fifth annual Acoustic-4-A-Cure show, which benefits the [...]

By |May 21, 2018|Comments Off on Review + Photos: Many great artists show support for Acoustic-4-A-Cure at the Fillmore

The Wonder Years at The UC Theatre

Yet another stacked lineup comes to The UC Theatre on Wednesday, May 23.

The Wonder Years, a six-piece band that hails from Philadelphia, have been at the forefront of American [...]

By |May 21, 2018|Comments Off on The Wonder Years at The UC Theatre