Best of Shot by the Band 2015

We posted 51 galleries by bands this year. Here are some of the best photos from those sets.

From Brooklyn to Austin (and back) with Ava Luna

A photographer spends time in Ava Luna’s company in March 2015.

Deerhoof, Perfect Pussy, and Zula at Marlin Room at Webster Hall

The tour featuring Shot by the Band participants Deerhoof and Perfect Pussy came to Manhattan last weekend.

Week in Pop: ADVAETA, Dead Waves, Heart Beach, The Myrrors

EMEFE, GABI, Portable Sunsets, POW!, Terrace, co-curated by Told Slant.

Week in Pop: Crows, Jay Som, Pastel Ghost, RA, Spritzer

Buffalo Rodeo, MÆNIFESTO, Penicillin Baby, Seaweed Salad, co-curated by Meredith Graves.

Deerhoof’s November North American tour

Deerhoof document their tour in support of their 12th record.

Underground America 2014

Celebrating the photographers and performers at DIY spaces, small venues, record shops, and other locations.

Deerhoof and Busdriver at Doug Fir Lounge

The creators behind the albums La Isla Bonita and Perfect Hair performed in Portland together in mid-November.

Deerhoof, Father Murphy, Dan Friel, and Palberta at Death by Audio

Deerhoof is celebrating their twentieth anniversary as a band this year.

Week in Pop: Deadphones, Jesus Sons, Lykanthea, Switches

Feather Revs, FORE, Fox and the Law, The Harrow, Lady Lazarus, StarBenders, co-curated by MOURN.

Stream Deerhoof’s La Isla Bonita

Deerhoof’s new album, ’nuff said.

Famous Swords present Castles of Spice

A multimedia extravaganza featuring one of our very own.

Go Dark: Oakland’s shrowded duo (possibly super duo?)

One of the members of Go Dark may or may not be Dose One. Just saying, but not saying.

Deerhoof release “Paradise Girls”, second single from La Isla Bonita

You can stop holding your breath for the next Deerhoof single now.

So Cow, “Barry Richardson”

An Ireland band’s ode to everyone’s favorite drinking buddy