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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.

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At the recently reopened UC Theatre, M. Ward digs into his dreamy folk-pop

M. Ward

PHOTOS: Known for his excellent work with Monsters of Folk and She & Him, M. Ward showcased songs from his latest studio release in Berkeley.

Hardly Strictly Bluegrass 2015 spreads contagious smiles across Golden Gate Park

Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival 2015

PHOTOS: Oh Hardly Strictly Bluegrass, how the Bay Area loves you.