By Marc Fong // STS9 // Fox Theater Oakland - Oakland January 29th, 2016 // "Livetronic" act Sound Tribe Sector 9 (STS9) played more than just an … BAM ON
Photos by James Nagel // Written by Molly Kish // Dan Deacon // The Fillmore – San Francisco January 29th, 2016 // The man, maestro and frenzy-inducing … BAM ON
By Marc Fong // The Devil Makes Three // Fox Theater Oakland - Oakland January 23rd, 2016 // Formed on the shores of Santa Cruz, Calif., more than a … BAM ON
SHOW REVIEW: We were on the scene to revel in what easily was the Bay Area’s wildest NYE 2015 party, and here are our favorite highlights from the night.
The 2015 BAMS List: Showbams covered many excellent bands, musicians and DJs throughout 2015 — the following 25 acts are our favorite live performers of the year.
Showbams presents The Bam Team members’ favorite shows, albums and songs from 2015.
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INTERVIEW: With a full-length album to his name and his own set of touring members, André Allen Anjos has turned RAC into a legitimate band over the last several years.
SHOW REVIEW: With the spirit of Halloween alive and well in SF, music fans got to experience some of the very best that the Bay Area has to offer.
FESTIVAL REVIEW: These epic sets will be ingrained in our brain for years to come.
First Times: Experiencing the Santa Barbara Bowl as My Morning Jacket take their game to the next level
FIRST TIMES: After waiting all those years to step inside the Santa Barbara Bowl, the whole show had felt like one big holiday to me.
INTERVIEW: Opening for My Morning Jacket was an opportunity that Fruit Bats leader Eric Johnson couldn’t pass up when the offer was presented to him.
PHOTOS: Oh Hardly Strictly Bluegrass, how the Bay Area loves you.
FESTIVAL REVIEW: Symbiosis is leading a paradigm shift in the festival world, and the 10 Year Re:Union proved to be their largest gathering yet.
In what came as some surprising news, EDM promoter SFX has canceled the first edition of One Tribe Festival after ticket sales failed to meet expectations.
FESTIVAL REVIEW: From everything we witnessed over two action-packed days, it felt like a major success.
FESTIVAL REVIEW: NOFX, Lagwagon, No Use for a Name and many more shared the stage to ring in the independent record label’s landmark anniversary.
We talk to Fat Wreck Chords’ Erin Burkett as the label celebrates 25 years of ‘destroying punk rock’
INTERVIEW: Showbams spoke with the Fat Wreck Chords co-founder about what it took to start, sustain and succeed as an independent punk-rock label.
INTERVIEW: Showbams sat down with Sam Amidon before his co-headlining show with Little Wings to talk about his early career and recording process.
FESTIVAL REVIEW: Outside Lands has officially become a bar-setting force to be reckoned with on the festival circuit.