Fauxchella 2016: Coachella FOMO no mo’ in the Bay

M83 at Fox Theater Oakland

PHOTOS: For many music fans, Fauxchella remains the most optimal time to catch high-profile artists performing at their best.

alt-J, Tycho stun a sold-out Fauxchella crowd at the Greek Theatre


SHOW REVIEW: Beautifully executed and perfectly syncopated with its surroundings, this show is one that those in attendance will definitely be talking about for quite some time.

Milky Chance prove at The Regency Ballroom they’ve come a long way in a short amount of time

Milky Chance

SHOW REVIEW: It’s amazing what a half year of touring on the road can do for a new band just breaking onto the scene.

We can’t stop loving this honeybear who goes by the name of Father John Misty

Father John Misty

SHOW REVIEW: Between his power poses and stage antics, Joshua Tillman’s showmanship skills, combined with his music, make Father John Misty one of the most entertaining shows you can see live nowadays.

Panda Bear, Ducktails push Independent crowd to its sensory limit

Panda Bear

SHOW REVIEW: Observably roused and on a sensory overload after having been audibly provoked into the early-morning hours, the crowd left the venue tested and changed for the better.

Fauxchella Listings 2014: San Francisco Bay Area

Fauxchella = Fake Coachella. It’s that two weeks of time surrounding Coachella in April where SF profits off the tour runoff from artists performing in the desert.