Editor's note: This year in music has been nothing short of spectacular, but a better way to really convey that is through the photos that our many photographers captured through their dedicated, creative efforts. From the many odd things that happened onstage at Treasure Island, to just being in a packed club at the right moment to snap a musician's eloquent pose, our photographers have succeeded. Here's to another year of documenting San Francisco's local music scene.

Casiotone for the Painfully Alone - 12/6/10


Photo by Nic Buron


Photo by Nicole Browner


Photo by Rachel Keenan


Photo by MBL


Photo by Rachel Keenan


Photo by Nic Buron


Photo by Nic Buron


Photo by Anna Gazdowicz


Photo by Nicole Browner


Photo by Nicole Browner


Photo by Rachel Keenan


Photo by Rachel Keenan


Photo by Meghan Logue

Atlas Sound - NP2010
Photo by Nicole Browner


Photo by Rachel Keenan


Photo by Agata Kamler


Photo by Meghan Logue


Photo by Rachel Keenan


Photo by Nicole Browner


Photo by Nicole Browner

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