Category: Events


We’re coming back to Montreal on Saturday, July 26 for another round of bands and bonfires. This year’s event will bring together Montreal rockers SOLIDS, The Besnard Lakes, and a very special solo performance by Mac DeMarco, all right in the city of Montreal at the Ilot Charlevoix du Canal Lachine.

The event is 18+ and you MUST RSVP to attend. All you need to do to RSVP is click right here.

 

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Thank you Seattle!

July 3, 2014   |   Events, Music, News   |   0 Comments

We’re still buzzing from what we can honestly say was our best Seattle Bonfire Sessions event yet. Ballard came out in numbers to enjoy free beers from our new friends at Hilliard’s Brewery and to see sets from Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Craft Spells, and La Luz. All of this despite some threatening looking rain clouds that moved our stage inside.

Check out some photos below and stay tuned for details on out next Bonfire Sessions event coming up in Montreal.

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Bonfire Sessions: Seattle

June 16, 2014   |   Events, Music, News   |   4 Comments

The Bonfire Sessions are coming back to their birth place for the 5th year running! Come celebrate 5 years of bands and bonfires in Seattle on Saturday, June 28th at Hilliards Brewery. We’ll have sets from Unknown Mortal Orchestra, Craft Spells, and Seattle locals La Luz, along with free drinks an plenty of opportunities to score some great JanSport swag.

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Thanks Brooklyn!

May 5, 2014   |   Art, Events, Music, News   |   0 Comments

A huge thank you to all of you that came out to celebrate the unveiling of three new mural pieces by NDA, Mata Ruda, and LNY. Also, a huge thanks to Rubblebucket for being themselves and bringing the energy to the party, Rouix for the last minute opening set and getting the crowd warmed up, The ExitRoom Gallery for letting us party at their place (they’re not even open to the public yet!), and the good folks at Read More >



We’re traveling the country this year bringing the Bonfire Sessions to five North American cities and in each city our favorite artists will be taking us to their favorite unique spots.

In the first of five episodes from the Bonfire Sessions, Kurt Vile takes us to his favorite Austin spot: the legendary Hotel Vegas.

 

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Live Outside: Meet the Artists

April 2, 2014   |   Events, Music, News   |   0 Comments

Check out the very first episode of our series that follows two San Francisco street artists tackle their biggest mural yet.

Music: “Let The Stare” by Waterstrider.

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Re-live our Bonfire Sessions in Austin

March 21, 2014   |   Events, Music, News   |   0 Comments
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Bonfire Sessions Austin Recap

March 18, 2014   |   Events, Music, News, Outside   |   0 Comments

SXSW 2014 has now officially come to a close and after a week in Austin we’re ready to  give our feet and our ear drums a rest (well.. at least from fully amplified rock bands in tiny bars.)

Smack in the middle of the week, we kicked off the 2014 Bonfire Sessions with our SXSW show case with sets from Kurt Vile, Cloud Nothings, Gardens & Villa, and Natural Child. Check out some of the photos!

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#Roadlife

March 17, 2014   |   Events, Music, News, Outside, Travel   |   0 Comments

Nobody spends more time living on the road than the bands criss-crossing the American interstate highway system. Touring is tough: and we don’t mean the sort of “touring” enjoyed by the shed and arena bands of the world, living in the relative luxury of tour buses, hotel rooms, and catered meals.

We’re talking about the vast majority of acts out there- the ones hitting the clubs and bars of American, crashing on floors every night, driving 6 hours every day in an Econoline, and sometimes [...] Read More >



JanSport x Sonicbids SXSW Day Party

March 13, 2014   |   Events, Music, News   |   0 Comments

Join us tomorrow at Maggie Mae’s for a day of handpicked bands at the Sonicbids Official SXSW party, presented by JanSport. We’ve got 11 bands beginning at noon, including this year’s JanSport Battle of the Bands winners White Like Fire.

RSVP here: http://www.sonicbids.eventbrite.com

 

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