Moving Units celebrate rise of dance-punk in their hometown

Moving Units

SHOW REVIEW: Celebrating the 10th anniversary of their debut album, dance-punk outfit Moving Units let it all hang out at the El Rey, dipping even deeper into their catalog before calling it a night.

Showbams’ top shows of 2013

BEST OF 2013: The Bam Team looks back at our favorite shows that took place in the Bay Area music scene and beyond this year.

!!! (Chk Chk Chk) go deeper into embracing change and pushing boundaries

INTERVIEW: Nic Offer and Mario Andreoni from !!! (Chk Chk Chk) discuss their new studio production process and how their forthcoming album “Thr!!!er” is different than previous efforts.

Noise Pop preview: Indie music, film and art take over SF

FESTIVAL PREVIEW: Showbams breaks down the headliners, emerging artists to catch before they blow up and cultural highlights as Noise Pop expands to 25 SF venues in its 21st year.

Coachella 2013: Predictions, wishes & rumors vs. reality

Showbams examines headliner reality & rumors, artists to see before they get big, possible EDM acts that won’t be in the Sahara Tent, and artists we hope to see at Coachella 2013.