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Coachella announces 2017 lineup with Radiohead, Beyoncé & Kendrick Lamar serving as headliners

Coachella 2017

After it was reported weeks ago that Radiohead, Beyoncé and Kendrick Lamar would headline Coachella’s 18th edition, that news has now been confirmed.

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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.

The Bam Team’s 5 Favorite Shows, Albums & Songs of 2016

Danny Brown at The Regency Ballroom

Showbams presents The Bam Team members’ favorite shows, albums and songs from 2016.

Treasure Island Music Festival 2016: The Good, The Bad & The Muddy

treasure-island-Treasure Island Music Festival 2016

FESTIVAL REVIEW: Here are the best, worst and most muddied (good ideas that ultimately went wrong) moments of TIMF 2016.

With a new album out, Tycho scratch a strong itch to surprise in front of a capacity crowd at The Fonda

Tycho

SHOW REVIEW: It’s rare to find a musician who can create all of the music and art on his own, let alone one who can get the two to perfectly coincide with each other.

Wild Kingdom offers a slice of Burning Man in SF

Wild Kingdom 2016

PHOTOS: The 14-hour party featured five stages of nonstop beats with headliners such as DJ Dan, The Scumfrog, Worthy and Tara Brooks.

Treasure Island Music Festival releases 2016 lineup with headliners Sigur Rós, Ice Cube

Treasure Island Music Festival 2016

Treasure Island Music Festival is back for its 10th anniversary this fall, and after months of speculation, we now know who will be performing in 2016.

CRSSD kicks off festival season on the West Coast

CRSSD Festival 2016 - ODESZA

PHOTOS: The indie-electronic festival made its return to San Diego’s picturesque Waterfront Park, serving as the perfect warm-up for Coachella.

CRSSD shares second phase of Spring 2016 lineup

CRSSD Festival 2016 Phase II lineup

After releasing the first phase of its 2016 lineup in late December, the two-day, electronic-leaning music festival has added the remaining artists to the bill.

Sasquatch! Music Festival releases 2016 lineup

Sasquatch Music Festival 2016

Returning to the majestic Gorge Amphitheatre over Memorial Day weekend, Sasquatch! has dropped another impressive bill for its 15th edition.

Bay Area music fans ring in 2016 at The Big One

The Big One

SHOW REVIEW: We were on the scene to revel in what easily was the Bay Area’s wildest NYE 2015 party, and here are our favorite highlights from the night.

CRSSD shares first phase of Spring 2016 lineup

CRSSD Festival Spring 2016

The two-day, electronic-leaning music festival will return to Waterfront Park this March for its third edition.

SF Show of the Week // GO4FREE to The Big One at Bill Graham Civic Auditorium 12/31 (THUR)

The Big One SF

Win a pair of free tickets to our “Show of the Week” in SF at Bill Graham Civic Auditorium on December 31st.

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.

Inaugural One Tribe Festival canceled just weeks before coming to Southern California

One Tribe Festival

In what came as some surprising news, EDM promoter SFX has canceled the first edition of One Tribe Festival after ticket sales failed to meet expectations.

Is Lightning in a Bottle shedding its ‘boutique’ label to go mainstream?

Lightning in a Bottle

FESTIVAL REVIEW: The Do LaB has created one of the most unique experiences on the entire U.S. festival circuit, but whether LIB can maintain its “boutique” label remains to be seen.

alt-J, Tycho stun a sold-out Fauxchella crowd at the Greek Theatre

alt-J

SHOW REVIEW: Beautifully executed and perfectly syncopated with its surroundings, this show is one that those in attendance will definitely be talking about for quite some time.

Is the Lightning in a Bottle lineup becoming a mini version of Coachella’s?

Lightning in a Bottle

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 Bam Team’s 5 Favorite Shows, Albums & Songs of 2014

Showbams presents The Bam Team members’ favorite shows, albums and songs from 2014.

Showbams’ Top 50 albums of 2014

The Bam Team presents the Top 50 Albums of 2014. Yes, ALL of 2014 (ahem D’Angelo).