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.
  • The Bay Bridged Presents: Supervisors Chiu & Campos Debate: Nightlife Issues
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    The Bay Bridged Presents: Supervisors Chiu & Campos Debate Entertainment and Nightlife Issues at The Fillmore

The Bay Bridged Presents: Supervisors Chiu & Campos Debate Entertainment and Nightlife Issues at The Fillmore

We are happy to announce that The Bay Bridged will join the California Music And Culture Association (CMAC) and SF Weekly to present a debate on Entertainment and Nightlife [...]

By |August 27, 2014|Comments Off on The Bay Bridged Presents: Supervisors Chiu & Campos Debate Entertainment and Nightlife Issues at The Fillmore
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    Hardly Strictly Bluegrass 2014 announces lineup, with Yo La Tengo, Sharon Van Etten, Thao, Sun Kil Moon

Hardly Strictly Bluegrass 2014 announces lineup, with Yo La Tengo, Sharon Van Etten, Thao, Sun Kil Moon

Remaining true to its name, Hardly Strictly Bluegrass 2014's just-announced lineup is a diverse roster of bands set to perform in Golden Gate Park from October 3-5. The full [...]

By |August 26, 2014|Comments Off on Hardly Strictly Bluegrass 2014 announces lineup, with Yo La Tengo, Sharon Van Etten, Thao, Sun Kil Moon
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    20th Street Block Party: Noise Pop’s Dawson Ludwig talks the local indie scene and this weekend’s festival

20th Street Block Party: Noise Pop’s Dawson Ludwig talks the local indie scene and this weekend’s festival

Rogue Wave plays 20th Street Block Party (Photo: Terri Loewenthal)

Noise Pop isn’t fucking around.

The stalwart music organization has been around for over two decades and has gradually been expanding [...]

By |August 20, 2014|1 Comment

Mixtape: New SF Bands with Great Musical Resumes


Download: Mixtape: New SF Bands with Great Musical Resumes (Podcast #344)

In a scene as active as the San Francisco Bay Area, it's not uncommon to learn that the members [...]

By |August 14, 2014|Comments Off on Mixtape: New SF Bands with Great Musical Resumes
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    Photos: Three days of great music at the 2014 Outside Lands Music Festival!

Photos: Three days of great music at the 2014 Outside Lands Music Festival!

The 2014 Outside Lands Music Festival brought three days of sold-out crowds and great bands to Golden Gate Park this weekend. Enjoy this massive collection of awesome photos from [...]

By |August 11, 2014|1 Comment

Review/Photos: Pickathon rocks Oregon in its 16th year

Mikal Cronin (Photo: Joseph Schell)

Article by Sara Weihmann / Photos by Joseph Schell

In its beginnings, Pickathon focused on bluegrass, old time, and folk music. Nowadays (in its 16th year) [...]

By |August 5, 2014|1 Comment
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    Video: Highlights from the 2014 Phono del Sol Music Festival!

Video: Highlights from the 2014 Phono del Sol Music Festival!

This year's Phono del Sol Music Festival brought thousands of people to Potrero del Sol Park in San Francisco for a full day of great music, food, and fun. [...]

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    Live This Month: August 2014 — an audio guide to upcoming SF concerts

Live This Month: August 2014 — an audio guide to upcoming SF concerts


Download: Live This Month: August 2014 (Podcast #343)

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 |July 31, 2014|Comments Off on Live This Month: August 2014 — an audio guide to upcoming SF concerts

Photos: The 2014 Phono del Sol Music Festival!

Our 2014 Phono del Sol Music Festival brought thousands of people to Potrero del Sol Park last weekend for performances by ten great bands -- including headliners Wye Oak [...]

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    Thank you for attending the 2014 Phono del Sol Music Festival!

Thank you for attending the 2014 Phono del Sol Music Festival!

We had a ton of fun at the fourth annual Phono del Sol Music Festival and we hope you did too! The festival was an amazing success, drawing thousands [...]

By |July 14, 2014|Comments Off on Thank you for attending the 2014 Phono del Sol Music Festival!
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    Thirty-five reasons you can’t miss the 2014 Phono del Sol Music Festival!

Thirty-five reasons you can’t miss the 2014 Phono del Sol Music Festival!

This Saturday, we hope you'll join us for the fourth annual Phono del Sol Music Festival. This year's fest features our best lineup of bands yet and promises to [...]

By |July 11, 2014|Comments Off on Thirty-five reasons you can’t miss the 2014 Phono del Sol Music Festival!

Nick Waterhouse is DJing our Phono del Sol After-Party!

As we announced last week, after Phono del Sol 2014, be sure to head over to our official Phono del Sol After-Party at Virgil's Sea Room, produced by the [...]

By |July 11, 2014|Comments Off on Nick Waterhouse is DJing our Phono del Sol After-Party!