Review + Photos: Burger Boogaloo’s fun, filth, and fringe

Iggy Pop (photo: Aaron Rubin)

Burger Boogaloo, a quaint little punk fiesta held at the apex of summertime, pushed open its gates and rolled out its strange, sweat-stained carpet for fun and [...]

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    What’s Happening This Weekend? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, June 30 – July 2

What’s Happening This Weekend? A Guide To Shows Around The Bay, June 30 – July 2

Who knows what weirdness awaits you at Burger Boogaloo this year.

Friday, June 30
Devotionals @ Hemlock Tavern
One-half of SF legends Two Gallants is back as Devotionals, a far more stripped-down [...]

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    Burger Boogaloo announces more night shows at Starline Social Club

Burger Boogaloo announces more night shows at Starline Social Club

Burger Boogaloo is right around the corner and the punks are ready to party. This year's festival is bigger than ever: With John Waters playing host, headliners Iggy Pop [...]

By |June 29, 2017|Comments Off on Burger Boogaloo announces more night shows at Starline Social Club

Mixtape: Northern California’s Best Music Festivals

This episode first appeared on KQED.org.


Download: Mixtape: Northern California's Best Music Festivals (Podcast #407)

Music festival season unofficially kicked off over Memorial Day weekend, with the latest installment of the [...]

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    Burger Boogaloo adds Redd Kross (and more) to lineup, announces night shows!

Burger Boogaloo adds Redd Kross (and more) to lineup, announces night shows!

Fresh off their announcement of the stellar initial lineup of the annual Burger Boogaloo, our friends from Total Trash Productions are back with more great additions to the [...]

By |March 8, 2017|Comments Off on Burger Boogaloo adds Redd Kross (and more) to lineup, announces night shows!

Exclusive: The Burger Boogaloo 2017 lineup

You heard it here first. These ain't no alternative facts. These are thee facts, Jack.

FACT: Iggy Pop and Buzzcocks will perform for the first time ever in [...]

By |February 15, 2017|2 Comments

Burger Boogaloo tickets on sale now!

The Burger Boogaloo returns July 1st and 2nd to Oakland's Mosswood Park! Early bird tickets are a measly $29 dollars for the two-day fest. This week 100% of the [...]

By |December 2, 2016|Comments Off on Burger Boogaloo tickets on sale now!

The Bay Abridged: June 22 – July 5

Illustration by Cassidy Miller

In this recurring feature known as The Bay Abridged, our staff writers provide short, witty recaps on shows they attended around the Bay Area. A scene [...]

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    Review + Photos: Burger Boogaloo brings generations of rock and rollers together

Review + Photos: Burger Boogaloo brings generations of rock and rollers together

King Khan and the Shrines (photo: Jon Ching)

In the beginning there was Budget Rock. For ten years, Budget Rock was a three-day summer weekend event that brought out the loudest, cruddiest [...]

New acts and artists announced for Burger Boogaloo 2016

It's a tight race to be the West's weirdest music festival, but if you're looking for a fun, slightly WTF take on your traditional summer music festival, Burger Boogaloo [...]

By |May 12, 2016|1 Comment
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    A Rainbow of Hideousness: Burger Boogaloo 2016 lineup revealed! Plus an exclusive interview with John Waters!

A Rainbow of Hideousness: Burger Boogaloo 2016 lineup revealed! Plus an exclusive interview with John Waters!

This year's Burger Boogaloo will include a meet and greet with Traci Lords
Are you sitting down? Sit the fuck down, this is huge. The lineup for this year's Burger [...]

By |February 10, 2016|1 Comment

Burger Boogaloo 2016 dates and discounts!

Helllooooo scumbags! Dust off that pocket calendar, there is finally something worth penciling in. 2016 Burger Boogaloo dates will be....drum roll please....June 25th and 26th!

It all [...]

By |January 13, 2016|Comments Off on Burger Boogaloo 2016 dates and discounts!
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