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You Me at Six know how to make their fans go wild as they exhibited at Great American Music Hall

You Me at Six

PHOTOS: The UK five-piece left everyone’s ears ringing as we made our way out of the venue — a true sign of a great night for many live music fans.

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Max Frost brings ‘The Gold Rush Tour’ to Slim’s for a fun-filled night with Mikey Mike

Max Frost

PHOTOS: The talented singer-songwriter and one-man band stopped through SF to showcase a new bag of songs from his debut album.

MØ gets colorful & a bit personal at the Fox Theater Oakland after LPX’s energetic opening set

MØ

PHOTOS: Whenever the Danish singer-songwriter takes the stage in your town, be prepared for a wild ride.

Mother Mother are watching their dreams come true right in front of their very eyes

Mother Mother

PHOTOS: “Never in a million years did we think we’d be doing this,” lead singer/guitarist Ryan Guldemond told those of us at Great American Music Hall.

KONGOS kick off their ‘1929 Tour’ in SF & show us why they’ve been together for more than a decade

KONGOS

PHOTOS: Now based in Phoenix, the South African alt-rock act comprised of four brothers gave its Bay Area fans an unforgettable performance at Great American Music Hall.

The Mother Hips celebrate a Merry ‘Hipmas’ with their hometown fans at Great American Music Hall

The Mother Hips

PHOTOS: This performance was specifically dubbed as an “Ultimate Setlist” show where fans could submit their dream setlist and the band would choose one to play.

Neko Case brings some stomp-foot vigor & sway-sweet happy to the Fox Theater Oakland

Neko Case

PHOTOS: The New Pornographer member’s distinguishing voice and guitar playing intertwined beautifully with her backing band during a fun and lively performance.

Deap Vally unleash a full-on assault at The Chapel

Deap Vally

PHOTOS: The LA indie-rock duo showcased their grungy riffs and garage-heavy sound in SF with Shana Falana serving as support.

RÜFÜS DU SOL are on top of the music world after selling out three straight shows at Shrine Expo Hall

RÜFÜS DU SOL

PHOTOS: Touring in support of their third studio album, the Australian alt-dance trio made a powerful entrance and even showcased a Portishead cover.

Gov’t Mule honor Tom Petty & more at The Wiltern

Gov't Mule

PHOTOS: Every show the Southern rock act plays these days feels like a special one with Warren Haynes at the helm.

Dancing the night away with Cut Copy in LA

Cut Copy

PHOTOS: No strangers to the City of Angels, the Australian four-piece undoubtedly enjoys coming to California every time it drops a new album.

10,000 Maniacs evoke 90’s nostalgia at The Indy

10,000 Maniacs

PHOTOS: The six-piece band with more than three decades worth of experience brought its folk-rock vibes to SF and revealed some new creations, too.

Rivers Cuomo delights Weezer fans with a rare acoustic performance at Bottom of the Hill

Rivers Cuomo

PHOTOS: The Weezer frontman played a 27-song set that lasted more than two hours and featured special guest Jason Cropper, his former bandmate.

A Perfect Circle’s new album ‘Eat the Elephant’ plays a lot better live than its critics might think

A Perfect Circle

PHOTOS: Between Coachella performances, the alt-metal supergroup stopped in San Jose to perform material from its first new album in 14 years.

Diet Cig don’t let a fever get the best of them in SF

Diet Cig

PHOTOS: Despite lead singer/guitarist Alex Luciano’s illness, the New York pop-punk duo delivered one of its trademark, high-energy (and high-kicking) performances.

John Maus’ synth work captivates a sold-out Slim’s

John Maus

PHOTOS: The Minnesota native enthralled a capacity crowd in SF, blazing through songs from his expanding discography.

Wafia makes her Bay Area debut at Rickshaw Stop

Wafia

PHOTOS: The 24-year-old Australian singer-songwriter signed to Future Classic performed standouts tracks from her recently released EP.

Josh Ritter & The Royal City Band emanate plenty of positivity during their two-night run at The Fillmore

Josh Ritter & The Royal City Band

PHOTOS: With the singer-songwriter and his cohorts flashing numerous smiles for their Bay Area fans, it proved to be a fun-filled time.

Phoebe Bridgers inspires a sold-out crowd in her hometown at LA’s Lodge Room

Phoebe Bridgers

PHOTOS: The singer-songwriter’s album release show will likely be one of the last times we’ll be able to catch her in such an intimate setting.

Jessie Ware charms SF with an intimate show

Jessie Ware

PHOTOS: The gig marked only the second of three stops on the UK pop-soul crooner’s current U.S. tour, but she made the most of it.