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.
PHOTOS: As Chaz Bundick continues to tend to his musical endeavor better known as Toro y Moi, the music is not the only thing growing.
SHOW REVIEW: Some DJ’s can play music throughout a night and they would all sound like one track, but with Les Sins, you can feel the difference in every mix.
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.
FESTIVAL REVIEW: From everything we witnessed over two action-packed days, it felt like a major success.
FYF Fest sent shock waves across the Internet less than two days before this weekend’s festival takes place.
FESTIVAL REVIEW: Outside Lands has officially become a bar-setting force to be reckoned with on the festival circuit.
After ending the two-day festival at midnight in previous years, FYF is taking things up a notch in 2015.
Elevating an already stellar lineup of music this September, TBD Fest has announced four artist additions to this year’s bill.
If you’re not keen on catching headliners Frank Ocean and Morrissey at FYF but still want to see Bloc Party or The Jesus and Mary Chain without paying for a two-day GA pass, you’re in a bit of luck.
The 12th annual FYF Fest once again promises a delicious distillation of indie, electronic, rap or rock acts. Although, this year seems to be pretty lean in the rock department.
FESTIVAL PREVIEW: LIB has slowly but surely started to share more and more of the same artists that have recently graced the polo fields in Indio.
The Showbams co-review this week is Toro y Moi’s new record, What For? Comment with your own quick review to win free tickets to shows in SF.
FESTIVAL PREVIEW: Going to Coachella? These 29 artists will likely unveil new material in Indio this weekend.
SHOW REVIEW: And their live performance is as heady, loose and psych-disco-funk spectacular as ever.
SHOW REVIEW: Once those who were committed settled into their dance space, The New Parish exploded into a funky house party that extended into the early a.m. hours.
FESTIVAL PREVIEW: Get the most out of Noise Pop 2015! Take a gander at our top picks in music, film, photography and stage for the 12-day Bay Area festival.
BEST OF 2013: Take a look at some of the best live music photography snapped by Showbams photographers this year.