The 25 best live music acts of 2015

Best Live Acts of 2015

The 2015 BAMS List: Showbams covered many excellent bands, musicians and DJs throughout 2015 — the following 25 acts are our favorite live performers of the year.

Lotus light up Sunset Strip in return to LA


SHOW REVIEW: At the soon-to-be-defunct House of Blues Sunset Strip, Lotus strung together a 16-song performance that spanned a good portion of the five-piece’s impressive catalog.

PHOTOS: Bicycle Day Weekend with Lotus, Gramatik, MiMOSA

PHOTOS: Tigers and EDM and 4/20, oh my! Bicycle Day SF went down for two nights, featuring live painting, speakers on drugs, people in costumes, light shows and multiple floors of dance music.