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Noise Pop 2018: A Bay Area indie culture celebration

Noise Pop 2018

FESTIVAL PREVIEW: The 26th edition of Noise Pop invades SF, Oakland and beyond this month to honor everything we love about the Bay Area.

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Goldenvoice announces 2018 Coachella sideshows

Goldenvoice Presents: April 2018

The Southern California concert calendar looks stacked again this April thanks to Goldenvoice’s latest list of sideshows in support of Coachella.

Anderson .Paak & The Free Nationals, Zhu, Griz & Fever Ray lead Lightning in a Bottle’s 2018 lineup

Lightning in a Bottle - 2018 lineup

The Do LaB’s signature event will also welcome The Glitch Mob, SOFI TUKKER, tUnE-yArDs, NAO, Beats Antique and more this Memorial Day weekend.

BottleRock announces 2018 roster with Bruno Mars, The Killers & Muse booked as headliners

BottleRock - 2018 lineup

If Coachella’s lineup announcement last week didn’t do much for you, BottleRock Napa Valley has made its case this Memorial Day weekend.

Coachella wastes no time, revealing 2018 lineup headlined by The Weeknd, Beyoncé & Eminem

Coachella - 2018 lineup

Just one day into the New Year, and Coachella has already announced its 2018 lineup.

CRSSD returns with Empire of the Sun, Gorgon City, Bonobo, Little Dragon & more in Spring 2018

CRSSD Festival - Spring 2018 lineup

The two-day music festival has assembled another electronic-focused roster that includes Gryffin, The Presets, Lemaitre and special guest Tchami.

Desert Daze 2017: Another stellar year for one of California’s premier music festivals

Desert Daze 2017

FESTIVAL REVIEW: Led by Iggy Pop, Spiritualized and more, the sixth edition of this psych-rock and garage-rock extravaganza was quite a doozy.

Dirtybird Campout 2017: Here’s why you don’t want to miss this year’s festival

Dirtybird Campout 2017

FESTIVAL PREVIEW: If you need a heavy dose of house, techno or bass, look no further — this camping party is getting a whole lot bigger and better.

Day N Night Fest 2017: From Chance to Kendrick, hip-hop’s finest shine bright in the OC

Day N Night Fest 2017 - J.I.D

FESTIVAL REVIEW: If the insight of Migos is any indication, we have a bigger, brighter and even more explosive festival to look forward to next year.

Noise Pop delivers some good, wholesome fun at this year’s 20th Street Block Party

20th Street Block Party - Neon Indian

PHOTOS: From DIY flower crowns and kokedamas to live music and food trucks, the event was a great way to celebrate Bay Area art and culture.

Outside Lands 2017: Our 10th anniversary awards

Outside Lands 2017

FESTIVAL REVIEW: We hand out some hardware after the 2017 edition of Outside Lands.

Outside Lands 2017: Top 5 things to see, eat & drink

Outside Lands

FESTIVAL PREVIEW: We’ve outlined our top sets that you won’t want to miss, biggest scheduling conflicts, potential guest appearances and the best beverages to drink.

Outside Lands reveals its 2017 schedule

Outside Lands - 2017 schedule

The three-day festival has unveiled what every live music fan clamors for … set times!

SF Oysterfest 2017 serves up a stacked lineup of electronic-tinged indie pop

2017 SF Oysterfest Music Festival - featured

FESTIVAL REVIEW: Oysterfest truly has it all: great live music, food, drinks and a ticket price that is just right. So, what’s not to love?

ID10T Fest takes over the Silicon Valley tech bubble

ID10T Music Festival + Comic Conival 2017 - Girl Talk

FESTIVAL REVIEW: For one weekend, the inaugural ID10T turned Silicon Valley into Music and Comic Conival Valley with music, comics, comedy, cosplay and more.

Phono del Sol turns the heat way up in 2017

2017 Phono del Sol Music Festival

FESTIVAL REVIEW: You want your Saturday to be served up scorching hot? Well, that’s what the masses at the seventh annual Phono del Sol got.

Monterey Pop 50 pays tribute to the Summer of Love & the festival that started it all

Monterey Pop International Festival 50

PHOTOS: We all left with a sense of gratitude for the legendary festival’s impact on contemporary culture and how we see music today.

Dirtybird BBQ celebrates summer in its return to SF

Dirtybird BBQ 2017

PHOTOS: The SF record label kicked off the season with another BBQ on Treasure Island, and the best place to be was on the dance floor.

Phono del Sol 2017: Our list of do’s & don’ts

Phono del Sol 2017

FESTIVAL PREVIEW: We concocted a list of do’s and don’ts and curated our own playlist so that you can have the best time.

Dirtybird BBQ 2017: Get ready for the SF edition with our Spotify playlist

Dirtybird BBQ 2017

The Birds are heading back to their home base where it all started as Dirtybird’s BBQ series returns to SF.