As 90.9 The Bridge's Content and Database Manager, Michelle Bacon is dedicated to spotlighting music discovery through diverse digital content and on-air programming. Michelle is also deeply involved in Kansas City's flourishing music scene as a multi-instrumentalist and an independent consultant for local acts. She is additionally a reporter for KCPT's digital magazine Flatland.
Check out Turning the Tables KC, Michelle's web series on KC women in music.
A new week means new music discovery on 90.9 The Bridge! We've got more fresh tracks to add to our playlist of current songs – including Wyndsrfr (pictured), Durand Jones & the Indications and Sleater-Kinney.Dreamgirl - “Sometimes”Durand Jones and the Ind... [Read More]
Get to know our latest Bridge Artist of the Week, Jay Som!Jay Som is the immersive, intimate dream-pop project of singer-songwriter Melina Duterte. Duterte grew up with her Filipino family tradition of karaoke, along with jazz trumpet and guitar, and late... [Read More]
Hearing The Grisly Hand’s latest single, “Now That You Know,” feels kind of like catching up with an old friend. Guided by the effusive vocals of Lauren Krum and Jimmy Fitzner, the group has harmoniously blurred the lines between rock, Americana and soul... [Read More]
Our friends Making Movies and Art As Mentorship have teamed up to present Rebel Song Academy Live, a virtual music education program that focuses on songwriting as a vehicle for self-expression. RSA Live! connects young songwriters with opportunities to m... [Read More]
Michelle Zauner of Japanese Breakfast (our Bridge Artist of the Week!) joins us for an exclusive Zoom interview! She chats with Bridge content manager Michelle Bacon about her upcoming album, “Jubilee,” her bestselling memoir, “Crying In H Mart,” represen... [Read More]
Our Bridge Artist of the Week, Japanese Breakfast, is an acclaimed indie rock artist AND a bestselling author! Japanese Breakfast is the musical project of multihyphenate artist Michelle Zauner, who prepares to release her third full-length effort, “Jubil... [Read More]
A new week means new music discovery on 90.9 The Bridge! We've got more fresh tracks to add to our playlist of current songs – including Billie Eilish, Dawn Richard (pictured) and Such Lovely People.Aurora - “Runaway” Billie Eilish - “Your Power” The Blac... [Read More]
A new week means new music discovery on 90.9 The Bridge! We've got more fresh tracks to add to our playlist of current songs – including H.E.R. (pictured), Cautious Clay and Kianna White. Brett Dennen - “See The World” Cautious Clay - “Karma & Friends” Ch... [Read More]
You may have heard our Bridge Artist of the Week for the first time when she visited our studios in 2019 on her first U.S. tour. The project of singer-songwriter Bea Kristi, Beabadoobee first drew viral attention with the release of her song "Coffee" in 2... [Read More]
A new week means new music discovery on 90.9 The Bridge! We've got more fresh tracks to add to our playlist of current songs – including Yola (pictured), Flare Tha Rebel and Wolf Alice.Courtney Barnett and Vagabon – “Don’t Do It” Last week we highlighted... [Read More]