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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    Best of 2015: Joel of Talkies, Cocktails, and DSTVV on shows at the White Horse

Best of 2015: Joel of Talkies, Cocktails, and DSTVV on shows at the White Horse

The World at White Horse

I always hated the uncritical punk mantra that commands "support the scene". As if "the scene" was some monolithic, benevolent sanctuary where a progressive community [...]

By |December 31, 2015|1 Comment
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    Today is your last chance to give! Celebrate the new year with one final gift…

Today is your last chance to give! Celebrate the new year with one final gift…

Yes, it's New Year's Eve. It's time to party. But before you head out and watch the confetti rain down from the ceilings of every venue in the Bay [...]

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    2 days remaining — make your tax-deductible gift to The Bay Bridged today!

2 days remaining — make your tax-deductible gift to The Bay Bridged today!

If you haven’t yet made a tax-deductible donation to support The Bay Bridged, there are only two days left before our fundraising drive concludes at the end of the [...]

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Best of 2015: Will of Wine & Bowties on Trill Youngins

Nothing out of the Bay this year sounded quite as joyful as East Oakland's Trill Youngins did on their debut, Rich This Summer. The banner single from RTS was [...]

By |December 29, 2015|Comments Off on Best of 2015: Will of Wine & Bowties on Trill Youngins

The Bay Bridged Fundraiser ends on December 31st!

There's only 3 days left in our 2015 Year End Fundraiser and we still need your help. As 2016 approaches, we have just one quick question for you:

Will you [...]

By |December 29, 2015|Comments Off on The Bay Bridged Fundraiser ends on December 31st!
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    Best of 2015: Rob of Vacant Stare Records and Mall Walk on The World

Best of 2015: Rob of Vacant Stare Records and Mall Walk on The World

I attended fifty-three shows this year. That's a lot for someone who generally prefers to spend his evenings watching old sitcoms with a cat in his lap. While I [...]

By |December 28, 2015|Comments Off on Best of 2015: Rob of Vacant Stare Records and Mall Walk on The World

Happy Holidays from The Bay Bridged!

Happy Holidays from The Bay Bridged!
We hope you enjoy this day with family and friends, but if you're still looking to give a gift this holiday season our Year [...]

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    The 2015 Playlist: Listen to 175 songs released by San Francisco Bay Area bands this year

The 2015 Playlist: Listen to 175 songs released by San Francisco Bay Area bands this year

This year, The Bay Bridged published over 1000 articles spotlighting the best of independent music, including coverage of over 200 San Francisco Bay Area bands. To take stock of [...]

By |December 23, 2015|5 Comments

Stream SIDE B of the 10th Anniversary Compilation now!

For a limited time, you can now stream the entire 10th Anniversary Compilation (SIDE A & SIDE B) right here and on the Compilation page. You must know this [...]

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    Mixtape: 2015 Highlights from San Francisco Bay Area Indie Music

Mixtape: 2015 Highlights from San Francisco Bay Area Indie Music


Download: Mixtape: 2015 Highlights from San Francisco Bay Area Indie Music (Podcast #377)

At The Bay Bridged, we always bristle a little at the prospect of attempting to sum up [...]

By |December 18, 2015|Comments Off on Mixtape: 2015 Highlights from San Francisco Bay Area Indie Music

Announcing our 10th anniversary party at the Rickshaw Stop!

Poster by Jeremy Fish

In January 2016, The Bay Bridged turns ten and we're celebrating with a great night of local music at the Rickshaw Stop! We've got a super [...]

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    Live This Month: December 2015 — an audio guide to upcoming SF concerts

Live This Month: December 2015 — an audio guide to upcoming SF concerts


Download: Live This Month: December 2015 (Podcast #376)

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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