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BottleRock unveils 2017 bill, topped by Foo Fighters, Tom Petty & the Heartbreakers, Maroon 5

BottleRock Napa Valley - 2017 lineup

BottleRock Napa Valley returns this Memorial Day weekend for its fifth edition with more than 80 artists scheduled to perform over three days.

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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.

Outside Lands 2016: Top sets, awards & what we overheard at Golden Gate Park

Outside Lands 2016

FESTIVAL REVIEW: As Outside Lands continues to set the bar high thanks to its innovative features, top-notch billing and overall experience, here are our favorite moments from 2016.

Radiohead, LCD Soundsystem & Lionel Richie to headline Outside Lands 2016 lineup

Outside Lands 2016

After rumors swirled in early 2016, Radiohead will indeed return to headline the ninth edition of Outside Lands along with LCD Soundsystem and Lionel Richie.

Albums you’ll want to hear in 2016

2016 albums

NEW MUSIC: There’s plenty of ear candy that’s already set to be released this year.

Empire of the Sun bring a festival-season sampler to Bill Graham Civic with St. Lucia, Holy Ghost!

Empire of the Sun

SHOW REVIEW: Empire of the Sun shows are a special kind of magic that regardless of the material’s absurd nature, translate into an experience unlike anything else.

The best of Treasure Island Music Festival 2014

FESTIVAL REVIEW: Treasure Island Music Festival 2014 will be remembered for its triumphant headliners, along with its embrace of minimalist, finger-snapping electropop.

Treasure Island 2014 trends toward indie dance-pop

Treasure Island Music Festival

FESTIVAL PREVIEW: Dance-oriented pop is taking over music festivals, while rock is beginning to die a slow death when it comes to many lineups.

St. Lucia go ‘Live at the Landmark’ in SF’s City Hall

SHOW REVIEW: Brooklyn buzz band St. Lucia took over the main lobby of City Hall, headlining the SF edition of the Jack Daniel’s “Live at the Landmark” series.

WIN TICKETS: St. Lucia at SF City Hall Thursday 4/17, Presented by Jack Daniels

You can’t buy these ones! Win an exclusive pair of tickets to St. Lucia performing at San Francisco City Hall April 17th, part of Jack Daniels’ “Live at the Landmark” series.

Solidifying irrefutable star power with St. Lucia at The Independent

SHOW REVIEW: St. Lucia, otherwise known as Jean-Philip Grobler, blasted through The Independent by headlining back-to-back, sold-out performances.

St. Lucia treat POPSCENE patrons at Rickshaw Stop as full-length debut nears

SHOW REVIEW: Playing to a sold-out crowd of rambunctious party people, St. Lucia and his backing band kept the energy high with layered percussion and dance heavy anthems.

Wintersalt Fest brings beats and top electronic talent to SF

PHOTOS: Wintersalt brought the party to Fort Mason days before the New Year, showcasing some of the best electronic acts, such as Diplo, DJ Shadow and Mixmaster Mike.