Photos: Kero Kero Bonito at Great American Music Hall

Kero Kero Bonito (photo: Ian Young)

Kero Kero Bonito brought a flamingo, a crocodile, and two bonus band members to their sold-out Easter Sunday show at Great American Music Hall. [...]

By |April 22, 2019|Comments Off on Photos: Kero Kero Bonito at Great American Music Hall

Photos: Maggie Rogers at the Fox Theater

Maggie Rogers (photo: Jon Bauer)

On Friday, the Fox Theater was treated to rising singer-songwriter Maggie Rogers, in support of her recently-released debut album Heard It in a Past Life. It [...]

By |April 22, 2019|Comments Off on Photos: Maggie Rogers at the Fox Theater
  • Christian Scott Bandcamp
    Permalink Christian Scott BandcampGallery

    Bandcamp launches vinyl pressing partnership with Pirates Press

Bandcamp launches vinyl pressing partnership with Pirates Press

In an effort to help independent artists fund their own vinyl releases, Bandcamp announced a new service facilitating crowdfunding the financing, production, and fulfillment of records.

As KQED reported, Bandcamp [...]

By |April 19, 2019|Comments Off on Bandcamp launches vinyl pressing partnership with Pirates Press

Photos: Boy Harsher at the Independent

Boy Harsher (photo: Ian Young)

Dark wave/no wave/electronic industrial/synth goth/The Matrix prom band/I'm just making stuff up now duo Boy Harsher played a sold-out set at the Independent on Wednesday [...]

By |April 19, 2019|Comments Off on Photos: Boy Harsher at the Independent

Photos: Parcels at the Regency Ballroom

Parcels (photo: Jon Bauer)

Electropop band Parcels made a strong impression in support of their self-titled debut album from last year at the Regency Ballroom. Support was provided by The Undercover [...]

By |April 18, 2019|Comments Off on Photos: Parcels at the Regency Ballroom

Review + Photos: FKJ at the Warfield

FKJ (photo: Cam Peters)

French multi-instrumentalist French Kiwi Juice, better known as FKJ, performed an impressive set at the Warfield last week, showing off his skills across a huge variety of [...]

By |April 18, 2019|Comments Off on Review + Photos: FKJ at the Warfield

The Bay Bridged needs a social media manager!

Love local music, but also know how and when to deploy a timely meme? The Bay Bridged is looking for a social media manager.

We're a collective of Bay Area [...]

By |April 18, 2019|Comments Off on The Bay Bridged needs a social media manager!
  • Ticket Giveaway Wednesday
    Permalink Ticket Giveaway WednesdayGallery

    Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Flock of Dimes, Aldous Harding and more

Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Flock of Dimes, Aldous Harding and more

(illustration: Cassidy Miller)

Want even more giveaways? Sign up for our newsletter for access to extra contests.

To enter for a chance to win tickets to any show below, email contest@thebaybridged.com [...]

By |April 17, 2019|Comments Off on Ticket Giveaway Wednesday: Flock of Dimes, Aldous Harding and more
  • Permalink Gallery

    The Frail Ophelias’ ‘Xerces Blue’ mourns an extinct species of butterfly

The Frail Ophelias’ ‘Xerces Blue’ mourns an extinct species of butterfly

This spring, SF's the Frail Ophelias are shaking things up a bit with Xerces Blue.

With many of the songs originally commissioned by San Francisco dance troupe Project Agora back [...]

By |April 17, 2019|Comments Off on The Frail Ophelias’ ‘Xerces Blue’ mourns an extinct species of butterfly

Photos: Emancipator at Great American Music Hall

Emancipator (photo: Ian Young)

Portland-based electronic producer Douglas Appling, aka Emancipator, brought his live show to a sold out Great American Music Hall on Saturday night. He also took the [...]

By |April 16, 2019|Comments Off on Photos: Emancipator at Great American Music Hall
  • Fingerstyle Guitar with Mark Vickness, Michael Manring and Don Ross at Freight & Salvage, by Carolyn McCoy
    Permalink Fingerstyle Guitar with Mark Vickness, Michael Manring and Don Ross at Freight & Salvage, by Carolyn McCoyGallery

    Review + Photos: Mark Vickness, Michael Manring, Don Ross at Freight + Salvage

Review + Photos: Mark Vickness, Michael Manring, Don Ross at Freight + Salvage

Mark Vickness (photo: Carolyn McCoy)

Words by Carolyn McCoy

Let’s have a short lesson on the fingerstyle guitar method, shall we? Fingerstyle is the technique of playing the guitar by plucking the strings directly [...]

By |April 15, 2019|Comments Off on Review + Photos: Mark Vickness, Michael Manring, Don Ross at Freight + Salvage

Premiere: Smokin’ Ziggurats, “Boysenberry Mind”

Remember Smokin' Ziggurats? Established by members of Social Studies (remember them?), Smokin' Zigurrats lean into more garage-influenced styles, and they're coming back soon with a new record, Face the [...]

By |April 15, 2019|Comments Off on Premiere: Smokin’ Ziggurats, “Boysenberry Mind”