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Outside Lands 2019: Our top sets & festival awards

Outside Lands 2019

FESTIVAL REVIEW: Now that the dust has settled in Golden Gate Park, it’s time to look back at what made Outside Lands’ 12th edition such a success.

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Outside Lands 2019: Here’s what to see, eat & drink

Outside Lands

FESTIVAL PREVIEW: Let us assist with a few curated choices for this year’s event as you plan out your best layered-jacket look. But seriously, pray for sunshine.

Outside Lands delivers its 2019 schedule

Outside Lands

Now in its 12th year, the three-day music festival has dropped what many fans often clamor for in late July … that’s right, set times!

Paul Simon, Childish Gambino & Twenty One Pilots to headline Outside Lands 2019

Outside Lands 2019

The three-day music festival is back for another go-around in Golden Gate Park this August.

SF Show of the Week // GO4FREE to What So Not at 1015 Folsom 5/12 (FRI)

What So Not

Win a pair of free tickets to our “Show of the Week” in SF at 1015 Folsom on May 12th.

The 25 best live music acts of 2016

Best live music acts of 2016

The 2016 BAMS List: Showbams covered many excellent bands, musicians and DJs throughout 2016 — the following 25 acts are our favorite live performers of the year.

The Bam Team’s 5 Favorite Shows, Albums & Songs of 2016

Danny Brown at The Regency Ballroom

Showbams presents The Bam Team members’ favorite shows, albums and songs from 2016.

CRSSD reveals Spring 2017 lineup

CRSSD Festival - Spring 2017

The bi-annual music festival will return to San Diego’s Waterfront Park this March boasting headliners Flume and Duke Dumont.

Flume makes his case as one of EDM’s fastest-rising stars over a three-night run in SF

Flume

SHOW REVIEW: In the increasingly unimaginative world of live mainstream electronic music, artists like Flume are the beacon.

Coachella releases 2016 lineup, headlined by LCD Soundsystem, Guns N’ Roses, Calvin Harris

Coachella 2016

Rumors started to swirl last week that Guns N’ Roses and LCD Soundsystem would headline Coachella. Now, those rumors have been officially confirmed.

Was FYF Fest 2015 the ‘best weekend of summer’? Here are 10 highlights from this year’s festival

FYF Fest 2015

FESTIVAL REVIEW: From everything we witnessed over two action-packed days, it felt like a major success.

Kanye West to replace Frank Ocean as headliner at FYF Fest 2015 this weekend

FYF Fest 2015

FYF Fest sent shock waves across the Internet less than two days before this weekend’s festival takes place.

FYF Fest unveils 2015 set times with later end times

2015 FYF Fest

After ending the two-day festival at midnight in previous years, FYF is taking things up a notch in 2015.

Skipping FYF Fest? You can still see all these shows

2015 FYF sideshows

If you’re not keen on catching headliners Frank Ocean and Morrissey at FYF but still want to see Bloc Party or The Jesus and Mary Chain without paying for a two-day GA pass, you’re in a bit of luck.

Sasquatch! continues to reign supreme as the Pacific Northwest’s premier music festival

Sasquatch! Music Festival

FESTIVAL REVIEW: Embracing the culture of the Pacific Northwest, Sasquatch! caters to the growing breed of indie-centric fans caring just as much about the festival experience (if not more) than the music itself.

Is Lightning in a Bottle shedding its ‘boutique’ label to go mainstream?

Lightning in a Bottle

FESTIVAL REVIEW: The Do LaB has created one of the most unique experiences on the entire U.S. festival circuit, but whether LIB can maintain its “boutique” label remains to be seen.

FYF Fest reveals 2015 lineup

FYF Fest 2015

The 12th annual FYF Fest once again promises a delicious distillation of indie, electronic, rap or rock acts. Although, this year seems to be pretty lean in the rock department.

Is the Lightning in a Bottle lineup becoming a mini version of Coachella’s?

Lightning in a Bottle

FESTIVAL PREVIEW: LIB has slowly but surely started to share more and more of the same artists that have recently graced the polo fields in Indio.

The 25 best live music acts of 2014

The 2014 BAMS List: Showbams covered many excellent bands, musicians and DJs throughout 2014 — the following 25 acts are our favorite live performers of the year.

LA gets a taste of Down Under thanks to Jagwar Ma, Flume

Flume

SHOW REVIEW: Australia has become a hotbed for electronically-tinged music, and LA got to experience that first hand from two of the country’s biggest up-and-coming acts in 2014.