By Norm de Veyra // Oh Pep! with DonCat, Ghost Town Jenny // Rickshaw Stop - San Francisco July 27th, 2016 // Australian folk/pop group Oh Pep! … BAM ON
By Lisette Worster // Chromeo (DJ set) with Sweater Funk // 1015 Folsom – San Francisco July 22nd, 2016 // Montreal two-piece Chromeo performed a … BAM ON
Written by Molly Kish // Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival // Golden Gate Park - San Francisco August 5th-7th, 2016 // Outside Lands is a little … BAM ON
SHOW REVIEW: If this was Nas’ reminder to the world that he’s still working and grinding like he always has, then a whole lot of fans got to hear that message loud and clear.
FESTIVAL REVIEW: For fans of emo, hardcore and punk, it’s tough to beat the total package that Taste of Chaos puts together.
SHOW REVIEW: The Michigan native has gone from supporting modest indie bands to selling out shows as a headliner one year later.
PHOTOS: The music festival proved yet again you don’t have to venture far to find great music in the Bay Area.
FESTIVAL REVIEW: Now in its 29th year running, Portland’s Waterfront Blues Festival remains an anomaly in the world of modern music festivals.
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PHOTOS: The 14-hour party featured five stages of nonstop beats with headliners such as DJ Dan, The Scumfrog, Worthy and Tara Brooks.
FESTIVAL REVIEW: With another edition of LIB in the books, here are our best and worst moments from 2016.
PHOTOS: The three-day festival once again returned to Napa over Memorial Day weekend, boasting an improved fan experience and an eclectic bill of music.
SHOW REVIEW: The innovative, groundbreaking Berlin-based supergroup has proven to be a modern antidote to EDM like it showed at The Fonda Theatre.
SHOW REVIEW: Managing to toe a stylistic line of convoluted brilliance, Atlanta’s 23-year-old cult hero remains an enigma with lofty pop-star expectations to meet.
SHOW REVIEW: By the time the Chicago post-rock outfit was in the midst of its headlining set, the room was completely packed from the front to the back.
PHOTOS: For many music fans, Fauxchella remains the most optimal time to catch high-profile artists performing at their best.
FESTIVAL REVIEW: We present our 10 highlights from Coachella after surviving three days in the desert.
INTERVIEW: It wasn’t until after the eclectic producer moved to the City of Brotherly Love that he realized what a perfect fit it was for him.
SHOW REVIEW: Playing the second of two sold-out nights in LA, the indie-electronic band gave fans a sense of what’s to come on its forthcoming third LP.
PHOTOS: Navigating through more than 100 acts across the Bay Area, we take a look back at this year’s best highlights.