Burger Boogaloo pushes dates back again

For obvious reasons, Oakland's beloved Burger Boogaloo has joined Outside Lands and the Olympics in skipping a year and rescheduling for 2021. Now, plan for the festival to take [...]

By |July 15, 2020|Comments Off on Burger Boogaloo pushes dates back again

Burger Boogaloo rescheduled for Halloween!

A message from John Waters:

"A virus may scare the punk rock world out of Oakland in July but we'll scare it right back on Halloween weekend! Trick or treat, [...]

By |April 2, 2020|Comments Off on Burger Boogaloo rescheduled for Halloween!
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    Burger Boogaloo 11 Revealed: July 11-12 with Bikini Kill and more

Burger Boogaloo 11 Revealed: July 11-12 with Bikini Kill and more

Only 214 more shopping days until Burger Boogaloo! Don't blow your wad on fruitcake. Get the gift that keeps on giving: Boogaloo tickets! The dates are announced and the [...]

By |December 10, 2019|Comments Off on Burger Boogaloo 11 Revealed: July 11-12 with Bikini Kill and more

The best Boogaloo bloopers and vendors

From the Chats to the Clams, to Mr. Waters and a giant, diving panda, this year’s Burger Boogaloo was a solid, fun-filled weekend. It certainly had its moments, and some [...]

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    Boogaloo Preview: The Chats bring funny-angry punk to Mosswood Park

Boogaloo Preview: The Chats bring funny-angry punk to Mosswood Park

“I feel bad asking / I really do / but all I need...is a BUCK OR TWO!”

We feel you, boys! Every track off the Chats’ Get This in Ya [...]

By |June 25, 2019|Comments Off on Boogaloo Preview: The Chats bring funny-angry punk to Mosswood Park
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    Shannon and the Clams hit the road with Greta Van Fleet, the Black Keys

Shannon and the Clams hit the road with Greta Van Fleet, the Black Keys

Oakland’s prized set of dreamboats, Shannon and the Clams, just announced their early fall tour supporting Greta Van Fleet. Later in the fall they’ll be touring with the Black [...]

By |May 20, 2019|Comments Off on Shannon and the Clams hit the road with Greta Van Fleet, the Black Keys
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    Burger Boogaloo adds to lineup, offers Valentine’s Day Sale

Burger Boogaloo adds to lineup, offers Valentine’s Day Sale

It's hard to believe that Oakland's Burger Boogaloo is a decade old.

The raucous, two-day festival held at Mosswood Park in Oakland is full of punk spirit, oddballs, and as [...]

By |February 14, 2019|Comments Off on Burger Boogaloo adds to lineup, offers Valentine’s Day Sale
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    The Jesus and Mary Chain, Sheer Mag, and more play Burger Boogaloo 2019

The Jesus and Mary Chain, Sheer Mag, and more play Burger Boogaloo 2019

(Shannon and the Clams at 2016's festival. photo: Jon Ching)

It may only be January, but now's the time to get your summer festival plans in order.

Locally, that means prepping [...]

By |January 15, 2019|1 Comment

Many photos of both days of Burger Boogaloo 2018

The Damned (photo: Patric Carver)

With Mosswood Park now back to normal, we felt it a good idea to bring out the scene at the park just a week ago [...]

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    Review + Photos: This year’s Boogaloo remained gorgeously grotesque

Review + Photos: This year’s Boogaloo remained gorgeously grotesque

The Damned (photo: SarahJayn Kemp)

I’ve always loved that punk rock is all spikes and chain-smoking from the outside and arts and crafts from the inside. Burger Boogaloo, the annual [...]

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    Mixtape: Local Musicians at Eleven Upcoming Bay Area Music Festivals

Mixtape: Local Musicians at Eleven Upcoming Bay Area Music Festivals

Download: Mixtape: Local Musicians at Eleven Upcoming Bay Area Music Festivals (Podcast #429)

This episode first ran on KQED.org.

With the debut of the Blurry Vision Fest in Oakland earlier this [...]

By |May 25, 2018|Comments Off on Mixtape: Local Musicians at Eleven Upcoming Bay Area Music Festivals
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    Burger Boogaloo announces 2018 lineup: Devo, Hunx and his Punx and more

Burger Boogaloo announces 2018 lineup: Devo, Hunx and his Punx and more

Spring is one of our favorite times of year — the weather's better, baseball's back in season, and our favorite summer music festivals start unveiling their lineups. We've got [...]

By |March 5, 2018|Comments Off on Burger Boogaloo announces 2018 lineup: Devo, Hunx and his Punx and more
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