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.

Editors’ Picks (what we’ve been listening to this week)

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Ben: Occupying some of the central space in a Venn diagram that includes shoegaze, post-hardcore, and punk rock is Santa Rosa's The Down House. I don't know much [...]

By |April 4, 2014|Comments Off on Editors’ Picks (what we’ve been listening to this week)
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    Live This Month: April 2014 — an audio guide through upcoming SF concerts

Live This Month: April 2014 — an audio guide through upcoming SF concerts


Download: Live This Month: April 2014 — an audio guide through upcoming SF concerts (Podcast #333)

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

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Phono del Sol Music Festival returns July 12, 2014

Described by Spin Magazine as "a D.I.Y. smash-up of moshables and noshables," San Francisco's acclaimed Phono del Sol Music Festival returns to Potrero del Sol Park on July 12, [...]

Artist Spotlight: Quinn DeVeaux


Download: Artist Spotlight: Quinn DeVeaux (Podcast #332)

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This month's Artist Spotlight -- our podcast series featuring live-in-the-studio performances and interviews with emerging Bay Area performers [...]

By |March 30, 2014|Comments Off on Artist Spotlight: Quinn DeVeaux

Mixtape: Highlights from South by Southwest 2014


Download: Mixtape: Highlights from South by Southwest 2014 (Podcast #331)

Thousands of bands converged in Austin last week, performing all over the city as part of South by Southwest 2014. [...]

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Snapshots from South by Southwest 2014

We saw a lot of great bands over four days of South by Southwest 2014 in Austin, Texas last week. Stay tuned for a bigger recap tomorrow, but check [...]

By |March 17, 2014|Comments Off on Snapshots from South by Southwest 2014
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    Editors’ Picks: What We’ve Been Listening to This Week (Blank Range, Aesop Rock, White Fence)

Editors’ Picks: What We’ve Been Listening to This Week (Blank Range, Aesop Rock, White Fence)

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Russell: I LOVE when a song forces you to stop whatever you're doing and just listen when you hear it for the first time. Such was the case [...]

By |March 14, 2014|Comments Off on Editors’ Picks: What We’ve Been Listening to This Week (Blank Range, Aesop Rock, White Fence)
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    Live This Month: March 2014 — an audio guide through upcoming SF concerts

Live This Month: March 2014 — an audio guide through upcoming SF concerts


Download: Live This Month: March 2014 — an audio guide through upcoming SF concerts (Podcast #330)

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

By |March 5, 2014|Comments Off on Live This Month: March 2014 — an audio guide through upcoming SF concerts
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    Check out all of our reviews and photos from Noise Pop 2014!

Check out all of our reviews and photos from Noise Pop 2014!

Real Estate - photo by Tanner Pikop

Noise Pop 2014 concluded on Sunday, closing an amazing week of performances from Real Estate, Dr, Dog, The Fresh & Onlys and many, [...]

By |March 4, 2014|Comments Off on Check out all of our reviews and photos from Noise Pop 2014!
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    Shabazz Palaces, Cities Aviv bring inventive hip hop to Slim’s

Shabazz Palaces, Cities Aviv bring inventive hip hop to Slim’s

Review and photos by Daniel Senter

Near the end of Shabazz Palaces’ set Thursday night at Slim’s, the multi-instrumentalist half of the duo, Tendai Maraire, proclaimed his partner, Ishmael Butler, [...]

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    Tonight: The Bay Bridged Presents: A Noise Pop Happy Hour with Future Twin, Cocktails, and Blood Sister

Tonight: The Bay Bridged Presents: A Noise Pop Happy Hour with Future Twin, Cocktails, and Blood Sister

The twenty-second iteration of Noise Pop runs from February 25 through March 2, and features a slate of shows chock full of some of the best local and out-of-town [...]

By |February 28, 2014|Comments Off on Tonight: The Bay Bridged Presents: A Noise Pop Happy Hour with Future Twin, Cocktails, and Blood Sister

Artist Spotlight: Al Lover


Download: Artist Spotlight: Al Lover (Podcast #329)

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This month's Artist Spotlight podcast -- the latest in our series featuring live-in-the-studio performances and interviews with emerging [...]

By |February 26, 2014|Comments Off on Artist Spotlight: Al Lover