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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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Noise Pop 2019: Here are the shows you can’t miss

Noise Pop 2019

FESTIVAL PREVIEW: We break down the Bay Area festival’s 27th installment and tell you which performances you’ll want to catch.

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.

Thirty-five years later, the Melvins are still rockin’ as hard & loud as they ever have

Melvins

SHOW REVIEW: With a sold-out crowd on hand at SF’s Great American Music Hall, Buzz Osborne and company performed as if everything depended on it.

Our favorite performances from 2017

Best live shows of 2017 - The xx, Miguel, Moderat & Coldplay - featured

The 2017 BAMS List: Showbams covered many excellent bands, musicians and DJs throughout 2017 — the following are our favorite performances of the year.

The Bam Team’s 5 Favorite Shows, Albums & Songs of 2017

Coldplay at Levi's Stadium

Showbams presents The Bam Team members’ favorite shows, albums and songs from 2017.

SF Show of the Week // GO4FREE to Hot Chip (DJ set) at Mezzanine 11/22 (WED)

Hot Chip

Win a pair of free tickets to our “Show of the Week” in SF at Mezzanine on November 22nd.

SF Show of the Week // GO4FREE to Sango at 1015 Folsom 9/22 (FRI)

Sango

Win a pair of free tickets to our “Show of the Week” in SF at 1015 Folsom on September 22nd.

SF Show of the Week // GO4FREE to Shabazz Palaces at Great American Music Hall 8/18 (FRI)

Shabazz Palaces

Win a pair of free tickets to our “Show of the Week” in SF at Great American Music Hall on August 18th. 

Featuring members of AFI & No Doubt, DREAMCAR make their SF debut at Great American Music Hall

DREAMCAR

SHOW REVIEW: This was only their third show, yet you’d think that they’d been playing together for years.

Minus the Bear showcase their new album at Great American Music Hall

Minus the Bear

PHOTOS: In front of a packed house, the Seattle indie rockers dug into material from their sixth and most recent LP.

The Band Perry wrap up their pop-up tour with a sold-out show at Great American Music Hall

The Band Perry

PHOTOS: With the sibling trio set deep amid the crowd and playing in the round, the evening offered a special experience.

SF Show of the Week // GO4FREE to Japandroids at The Fillmore 3/15 (WED)

Japandroids

Win a pair of free tickets to our “Show of the Week” in SF at The Fillmore on March 15th.

Noise Pop 2017: Celebrating 25 years of Bay Area indie culture

Noise Pop 2017

FESTIVAL PREVIEW: We have locked in our top picks for the Bay Area festival’s happy hours, art shows, films and concerts.

SF Show of the Week // GO4FREE to The Love Boat feat. Autograf, Bag Raiders & Le Youth 2/11 (SAT)

The Love Boat

Win a pair of free tickets to our “Show of the Week” in SF on February 11th.

SF Show of the Week // GO4FREE to Lupe Fiasco at 1015 Folsom 11/16 (WED)

Lupe Fiasco

Win a pair of free tickets to our “Show of the Week” in SF at 1015 Folsom on November 16th.

Chris Corner turns an ordinary Monday night in SF into an electric one with his IAMX project

IAMX

SHOW REVIEW: The combination of IAMX’s music, energy, lighting, video and costumes created a primal undercurrent of shadow and pulse at the Great American Music Hall.

SF Shows of the Week // GO4FREE to Treasure Island Music Festival night shows

Treasure Island Music Festival 2016

Keep the party going by winning a pair of tickets to the festival’s night shows in SF.