I think it’s safe to say that NOT ONE OF US was prepared for the never-ending, often emotional, always irrational roller coaster that was 2016.
For many, it was an [...]
The first Hamiltunes SF event at El Rio. Maybe you'll recognize me front and center; I had just come off the stage after doing my best Maria Reynolds impersonation.
I've never been one to sit down and follow along to the lyrics when I listen to an album, but there were a few lyrical moments from local artists [...]
While 2016 has been fraught with challenges and hardship, locally, nationally, and abroad, San Francisco Bay Area musicians have continued to push forward. Local artists released a ton of [...]
Cage The Elephant (photo: Jessica Perez)
Editor's note: Photographer Jessica Perez joined The Bay Bridged at the start of the year and has an impressive collection of bands she's photographed in the [...]
Growing up in Maine, without any hip older brother to speak of, my exposure to cool music was about as limited as one could imagine. I listened to the [...]
Crowd at Twenty One Pilots (By: Paige K. Parsons)
Editor's note: Photographer Paige K. Parsons takes not only great shots of bands but plenty of the fans at the shows she covers. [...]
That's right. I've been keeping a list.
If you asked me at any point after March of this year what I was listening to, know that I was [...]
Black Pistol Fire (photo: Jon Ching)
Editor's note: Jon Ching has been a member of The Bay Bridged photography team for a number of years and brings back great photos [...]
A Very Bloody Misfit Cabaret (photo: Patric Carver)
Editor's note: Patric Carver is a new addition to The Bay Bridged photography team and in a short amount of time has already amassed [...]
You’ll probably hear that 2016 hip-hop belonged to Atlanta.
This is the year the region’s most prominent ambassadors cemented their status as national icons. Young Thug released three increasingly excellent [...]
The Cure, May 2016 (photo: Rob Goodman)
Year after year, I’m reminded that among all the chaos in the world — especially during this tempestuous time in the United States [...]