Rolling Stone Lists "50 Greatest Live Acts Right Now"

Rolling Stone put together a panel of writers, industry figures and artists to list the “50

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Rolling Stone put together a panel of writers, industry figures and artists to list the “50 Greatest Live Acts Right Now.” At the end of the day, any list like this is subject to the listener’s taste in music and their individual experiences of a performance. Nonetheless, who doesn’t like to be recommended a good concert to go to? Check out the list below and let us know who you think should have made the list in the comment section.

Rolling Stone‘s 50 Greatest Live Acts Right Now
50. Fiona Apple
49. Taylor Swift
48. Green Day
47. Sigur Ros
46. Tool
45. Lady Gaga
44. Janelle Monae
43. Mumford and Sons
42. Skrillex
41. Tame Impala
40. Eric Church
39. Rush
38. Queens of the Stone Age
37. The National
36. Florence and the Machine
35. Bruno Mars
34. Foo Fighters
33. Beyonce
32. Sleigh Bells
31. David Byrne
30. Madonna
29. Muse
28. Patti Smith
27. Nick Cave and the Bad Seeds
26. Leonard Cohen
25. Phish
24. Dave Matthews Band
23. Pearl Jam
22. Tom Waits
21. Red Hot Chili Peppers
20. Kanye West
19. The Roots
18. Metallica
17. Nine Inch Nails
16. Alabama Shakes
15. Paul McCartney
14. The Black Keys
13. Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers
12. Wilco
11. U2
10. My Morning Jacket
9. Rage Against the Machine
8. Jack White
7. Radiohead
6. Jay Z
5. Neil Young
4. Arcade Fire
3. The Rolling Stones
2. Prince
1. Bruce Springsteen

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