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.

Sarah Neufeld delivers a haunting, dramatic show at Swedish American Hall

Sara Neufeld

PHOTOS: Best known for her work as a touring member of Arcade Fire, Sarah Neufeld is a performer in her own right.