Arroyo Seco Weekend drops inaugural lineup led by Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers, Mumford & Sons

Arroyo Seco Weekend

For the past few years, there’s been talk about the city of Pasadena hosting a multi-day music festival. Now, those rumors have become a reality.

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.

Preservation Hall Jazz Band bring a taste of New Orleans to Sweetwater Music Hall

Preservation Hall Jazz Band

PHOTOS: Preservation Hall Jazz Band lives and breathes jazz music, which is essential to their mission of keeping it relevant in a rapidly changing world.

PHOTOS: Preservation Hall Jazz Band with Bob Weir at Sweetwater 4/18

PHOTOS: In between consecutive weekend dates at Coachella, the legendary group played at Sweetwater Music Hall and one of the Bay Area’s own local icons Bob Weir graced the stage.

New Music Tuesday: Green Day • Deadmau5 • Mumford & Sons • Talib Kweli • Dragonette • Django Django • Preservation Hall Jazz Band • The Soft Pack

Green Day - Uno!

Every Tuesday, we focus on new music releases by naming our top tracks and supplying the latest videos for select albums.