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Weezer show a sold-out crowd in their hometown that they can still be wildly entertaining

Weezer

SHOW REVIEW: From costume changes to a surprise “Weird Al” cameo, Weezer made it clear why they’ve been performing second on their summer co-headlining tour with the Pixies.

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Trey Anastasio Band create a beautiful blend of originals and covers at the Fox Theater Oakland

Trey Anastasio Band

PHOTOS: It’s been a huge year for the guitarist of Phish fame, and one might go as far to say he’s back on top of his game.

20 predictions for Grateful Dead’s ‘Fare Thee Well’

Grateful Dead 50 - "Fare Thee Well"

With “Fare Thee Well” upon us and everyone dancin’ in the streets, it’s time to make some predictions for this one final run to be grateful for.

Phish announce 2015 summer tour and festival

Jam-band titans Phish have announced their summer tour plans, including the annual Labor Day run at Dick’s Sporting Goods Park in Colorado.

RUMOR: Why not Phil Lesh or Trey Anastasio for additional Fare Thee Well Bay Area shows?

Grateful Dead's "Fare Thee Well"

Rumored performers for the Grateful Dead 50 shows in late June at Levi’s stadium are Bob Weir, Mickey Hart, Bill Kreutzmann, Jeff Chimenti, Steve Kimock, John Mayer and Mike Gordon.

The Bam Team’s 5 Favorite Shows, Albums & Songs of 2014

Showbams presents The Bam Team members’ favorite shows, albums and songs from 2014.

The 15 best stage banter spewing musicians in live music today

Who banters best? These 15 musicians are most interesting live music artists today that own the art of talking between songs.

9 Sports Anthems for the 21st Century

BAM OF THE WEEK: With Super Bowl XLVIII upon us, we hunted nine contemporary and would-be sports Anthems from and for the 21st Century.

Showbams’ top shows of 2013

BEST OF 2013: The Bam Team looks back at our favorite shows that took place in the Bay Area music scene and beyond this year.

Trouble in Transit: What to do if police stop you on the way to a music festival

Follow these 5 legal tips from the Festival Lawyer if the police stop you in your car, tent, hotel room, motor home or at the airport.

WKEND MIXTAPE: Yematt – 9411 Phish Mix

WKEND MIXTAPE: Get your Phish WKEND started right San Francisco!!! Start pre-gaming with this mashup of Phish jams from 1994 to 2011.

Your guide to all the Phish after parties in Tahoe, SF

Phish returns to California this week for shows in Tahoe & SF. We highlight the after parties, and enter to win free tickets to Conspirator at Mezzanine.

Showbams’ best shows of 2012

BEST SHOWS of 2012: Our contributors reflect on the best live music they witnessed in 2012 and list their favorite shows. What was your favorite show of 2012?

The 25 best songs with whistling

Whistling sets a whimsical, light-hearted tone, often projecting a happy-go-lucky state of mind. Here are 25 songs that incorporated whistling most successfully.

25 of the best cover songs ever

BAM OF THE WEEK: Showbams lists the 25 best cover songs of all time, knowing full well that it is an impossible task. What did we miss?