Photos: Elton John Brings Down The House At SAP CenterBritish songwriter Elton John brought his farewell tour to the SAP Center in San Jose Saturday night, offering up a career-spanning set of hits for a packed house of fans for what may be his last Bay Area show ever.
Photos: Imagine Dragons And Lil Wayne Entertain On Treasure IslandLas Vegas indie rockers Imagine Dragons teamed with rapper Lil Wayne for their Treasure Island performance broadcast to millions during halftime of the College Football Playoffs title game between Clemson and Alabama Monday night.
Photos: Industrial-Rock Greats Nine Inch Nails Explode At Bill Graham CivicIndustrial-rock icon Trent Reznor brought his band Nine Inch Nails to the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium for the second of two nights Tuesday, sharing the stage with UK noise-pop pioneers Jesus and Mary Chain.
Photos: Rock Legends Fleetwood Mac Play Hits In San JoseRevamped classic rockers Fleetwood Mac brought their new line-up without longtime guitarist Lindsey Buckingham to the SAP Center in San Jose for the first of three Northern California shows Wednesday.
Photos: Theatrical Metal Band Ghost Dazzles At City National CivicCostumed metal band Ghost brought its catchy songs and masked onstage theatrics to the City National Civic in San Jose Thursday night for an enthusiastic crowd of fans.
Photos: Irish Rock Legend Van Morrison Performs At Fox In OaklandLegendary Irish rock singer and Bay Area resident Van Morrison performed a set that drew on jazz classics and some of fan favorites from his '70s albums when he headlined the Fox Theater in Oakland Wednesday night.
Photos: Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Comes To A Captivating CloseThe 18th edition of Hardly Strictly Bluegrass came to a close Sunday with a jam-packed schedule of performers including alt-rock weirdos Ween, psych legend Roky Erickson, Stax sound architect Booker T. Jones and many more.
Photos: Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Rolls Into SaturdayThe second day of Hardly Strictly Bluegrass 18 brought a host of great acts to Golden Gate Park with brilliant performances from Don Was and his surprise guest Bob Weir, Ani DiFranco, Los Lobos, Graham Nash and more.
Photos: Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Kicks Off FridayThe annual music celebration Hardly Strictly Bluegrass got off to a rousing start Friday with performances from Alison Krauss, former Fleetwood Mac guitarist Lindsey Buckingham, gospel great Mavis Staples and much more.
Photos: Classic Rockers Styx Play City National CivicClassic-rock favorites Styx played hit songs from the '70s and '80s alongside new tunes from its latest concept-driven album 'The Mission' when the band headlined the City National Civic in San Jose Tuesday.
Photos: The National Brings Indie-Rock Anthems To UC Berkeley's Greek TheatreIndie-rock favorites the National returned to the Greek Theatre in Berkeley Monday to play the first of two make-up shows rescheduled from last October during the Wine Country Wildfires.
Photos: Rod Stewart And Cyndi Lauper Deliver Hits At ShorelineRock hitmakers Rod Stewart and Cyndi Lauper brought their current tour to the Shoreline Amphitheatre Wednesday night.
Photos: Rob Zombie, Marilyn Manson Bring Macabre Tandem Tour To ConcordRob Zombie and Marilyn Manson's Twins Of Evil Tour Came to the Concord Pavilion Tuesday night, delivering macabre theatrics and heavy sounds for gathered fans.
Photos: David Byrne Delivers Unique Concert At Civic CenterFormer Talking Heads frontman David Byrne brought his visually stunning 'American Utopia Tour' to the Bill Graham Civic Center in San Francisco Wednesday, the last of a series of dates around Northern California.
Photo: Alice Cooper Delivers Macabre Spectacle In San JoseStill going strong after 50 years in the business, legendary shock rocker Alice Cooper brought his spectacular stage show to the City National Civic in San Jose Tuesday night.
Photos: Outside Lands Wraps Up On A Foggy SundayJanet Jackson, Portugal. The Man and Janelle Monae were among the highlights on the foggy and chilly closing day of Outside Lands 2018.
Photos: Outside Lands Rolls Into Saturday
Photos: The Damned Top Day 2 Of Burger BoogalooBurger Boogaloo came to a resounding close in Oakland's Mosswood Park with sets from headlining UK punk legends the Damned, Italian glam rockers Giuda and reunited electro-punk band Le Shok.
Photos: Burger Boogaloo Takes Over Mosswood ParkThe annual garage/punk festival Burger Boogaloo came to Oakland's Mosswood Park for two days of music and fun that kicked off with Devo, the Mummies and Mudhoney on Saturday.
Photos: Post Malone Brings Sold-Out Tour To ShorelineRising hip-hop star Post Malone brought his current sold-out tour to the Shoreline Amphitheatre Sunday night with support from 21 Savage and more.
Photos: Clusterfest Kicks Off Second Edition With Laughs And MusicThe second edition of Clusterfest got off to a rousing start Friday with uproarious performances from local comedic music trio the Lonely Island, correspondents from 'The Daily Show' and much more.
Photos: Stars Gather For Sammy Hagar's Acoustic Benefit ConcertBay Area rock icon Sammy Hagar held his annual Annual Acoustic-4-A-Cure benefit concert at the Fillmore Tuesday, sharing the stage with such notables as Bob Weir, Eddie Money, Taj Mahal and his own band Chickenfoot.
Photos: Legendary Irish Rock Band U2 Packs SAP CenterVeteran Irish rockers U2 returned to the Bay Area Monday night, playing a career-spanning set on the first of two evenings at the SAP Center for the band's current Experience + Innocence Tour.
Photos: Metal Legends Judas Priest And Saxon Rock WarfieldLegendary metal pioneers Judas Priest delivered a blistering set of classic songs to a capacity crowd at the Warfield in San Francisco Thursday, getting support from fellow heavy heroes Saxon and Black Star Riders.