Noise Pop 2019: Celebrating Bay Area indie culture with great music & a whole lot more

Noise Pop 2019 - Caroline Rose

FESTIVAL REVIEW: Another epic edition of Noise Pop is now in the history books, and here are a few of our favorite moments from 2019.

Noise Pop 2019 Shows of the Week // GO4FREE to Caroline Rose, Tommy Guerrero, Uffie & more

Uffie

Win a pair of free tickets to our “Shows of the Week” for Noise Pop 2019.

Noise Pop 2019: Here are the shows you can’t miss

Noise Pop 2019

FESTIVAL PREVIEW: We break down the Bay Area festival’s 27th installment and tell you which performances you’ll want to catch.

The Bam Team’s 5 Favorite Shows, Albums & Songs of 2018

David Byrne at Bill Graham Civic Auditorium

Showbams presents The Bam Team members’ favorite shows, albums and songs from 2018.

10,000 Maniacs evoke 90’s nostalgia at The Indy

10,000 Maniacs

PHOTOS: The six-piece band with more than three decades worth of experience brought its folk-rock vibes to SF and revealed some new creations, too.

Going below the surface with Will Varley in SF

Will Varley

SHOW REVIEW: The British folk singer-songwriter has a way about him that engages his listeners, as though they are not just listening to him but listening with him.

SF Show of the Week // GO4FREE to Paul Oakenfold at 1015 Folsom 1/27 (SAT)

Paul Oakenfold

Win a pair of free tickets to our “Show of the Week” in SF at 1015 Folsom on January 27th.

SF Show of the Week // GO4FREE to Hot Chip (DJ set) at Mezzanine 11/22 (WED)

Hot Chip

Win a pair of free tickets to our “Show of the Week” in SF at Mezzanine on November 22nd.

SF Show of the Week // GO4FREE to The Stone Foxes at The Independent 11/17 (FRI)

The Stone Foxes

Win a pair of free tickets to our “Show of the Week” in SF at The Independent on November 17th.

Jessie Ware charms SF with an intimate show

Jessie Ware

PHOTOS: The gig marked only the second of three stops on the UK pop-soul crooner’s current U.S. tour, but she made the most of it.

SF Show of the Week // GO4FREE to Andrew W.K. at The Independent 9/28 (THUR)

Andrew WK

Win a pair of free tickets to our “Show of the Week” in SF at The Independent on September 28th.

SF Show of the Week // GO4FREE to Sango at 1015 Folsom 9/22 (FRI)

Sango

Win a pair of free tickets to our “Show of the Week” in SF at 1015 Folsom on September 22nd.

SF Show of the Week // GO4FREE to Shabazz Palaces at Great American Music Hall 8/18 (FRI)

Shabazz Palaces

Win a pair of free tickets to our “Show of the Week” in SF at Great American Music Hall on August 18th. 

Perfume Genius pours his heart & soul out in SF

Perfume Genius - featured

PHOTOS: The Seattle-based musician displayed both a quiet vulnerability and a forceful confidence as he performed tracks from his new album.

Milky Chance know how to make us feel good

Milky Chance

SHOW REVIEW: If music has the ability to heal the body, then these guys played doctor to their fans at The Independent all night.

SF Show of the Week // GO4FREE to Japandroids at The Fillmore 3/15 (WED)

Japandroids

Win a pair of free tickets to our “Show of the Week” in SF at The Fillmore on March 15th.

SF Show of the Week // GO4FREE to Mykki Blanco at The Independent 3/4 (SAT)

Mykki Blanco

Win a pair of free tickets to our “Show of the Week” in SF at The Independent on March 4th.

SF artists perform for charity at The ShowUp

Richie Cunning

PHOTOS: Richie Cunning, Aria Rostami, Quaaludes and Mikey Walz hit the stage at The Independent to raise money for four non-profit organizations.

SF Show of the Week // GO4FREE to Mac Sabbath at Slim’s 1/27 (FRI)

Mac Sabbath

Win a pair of free tickets to our “Show of the Week” in SF at Slim’s on January 27th.

SF Show of the Week // GO4FREE to Cate Le Bon at The Chapel 1/14 (SAT)

Cate Le Bon

Win a pair of free tickets to our “Show of the Week” in SF at The Chapel on January 14th.