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.

Noise Pop 2016 Shows of the Week // GO4FREE to Metric, Parquet Courts, Cayucas, DIIV & more

Metric

Win a pair of free tickets to our “Shows of the Week” for Noise Pop 2016.

Noise Pop 2016: Get ready with our Spotify playlist

Noise Pop 2016

Brush up on the first round of artists that have been announced for next year’s bill and don’t miss your opportunity to take part in the festivities.

MS MR’s ‘How Does It Feel’ tour takes a packed Fox Theater Oakland by storm

MS MR

SHOW REVIEW: Despite only a few years of production and two studio albums under their belt, MS MR are set to reshape the contemporary pop landscape.