11 songs with finger snaps from the past three years that won’t make you want to jab things in your ears

You can’t find a texture bed more minimalist than the repeating finger snap — when you think about it, cavemen probably made music by pressing their hand digits together.

Showbams Photography 2013: A year in review

BEST OF 2013: Take a look at some of the best live music photography snapped by Showbams photographers this year.

Treasure Island Music Festival 2013 predictions

FESTIVAL SPECULATION: The 2013 Treasure Island Music Festival lineup drops May 28th, so who will perform? Take a look at our artist predictions for the Festival in the Bay.

Autre Ne Veut shows off his future-pop at The Independent

PHOTOS: It cannot be overstated how passionate and entertaining Arthur Ashin is as a frontman. He put his all into every song, and the live versions of the cuts from his new LP “Anxiety” translated brilliantly.

Win Tickets: Autre Ne Veut @ The Independent March 11

Watch Autre Ne Veut’s new music video for “Play by Play.” Ready to catch an emerging artist before he blows up? Then mark your calendar for next Monday, March 11 at The Independent for Autre Ne Veut. Last week for New Music Tuesday, we proclaimed Autre Ne Veut’s second LP Anxiety is a “modern R&B […]

New Music Tuesday: Atoms for Peace • Kavinsky • Johnny Marr • Gold Fields • Autre Ne Veut

Every Tuesday, we focus on new music releases by naming our top tracks, album highlights, lowlights and important takeaways for select albums.