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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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JanSport at SXSW

March 4, 2014   |   Events, Music, News   |   0 Comments
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The Bonfire Sessions are back

February 25, 2014   |   Events, Music, News, Outside   |   0 Comments

The Bonfire Sessions are back for 2014 with events in five cities across North America. We’re kicking off the year in Austin alongside the annual SXSW music festival.

Join us at Cheer Up Charlies (formerly Club De Ville) on Wednesday, March 12th for a stellar showcase featuring Kurt Vile, Cloud Nothings, The Orwells, and Gardens & Villa. The party kicks off at 8pm and we’ll be keeping the Bonfire Sessions tradition alive with on-the-house beverages [...] Read More >



Voting Begins today!

January 21, 2014   |   Music, News   |   0 Comments

Today’s the day! Head over and check out our top 100 artists in the JanSport Battle of the Bands. We had close to 700 artists apply, and culling it down to our 100 favorite was no easy task. Now we want YOU to go discover new music and tell us who we should send to this year’s SXSW in Austin, TX.

We’ll select a winner from the top 10 bands with the most votes and send them to Austin to play the Official [...] Read More >



Fear the ghost Pepper

June 19, 2013   |   News, Outside, Video   |   0 Comments

Don’t try this at home kids.

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Want to win a limited edition silk-screened poster from the Austin Bonfire Sessions? We have ONE to give away that’s been signed by White Denim, Strange Boys, Bear Hands and Fly Golden Eagle!

To enter, all you have to do is leave us a comment on this blog post and we’ll randomly select a winner on April 10! Be sure to fill out [...] Read More >



Win this pack!

October 14, 2011   |   Art, News   |   0 Comments

We’re giving away the last of our hand-painted Bonfire Sessions cityscape packs tomorrow on JanSport’s Facebook page. This pack commemorates the third and final Bonfire Sessions of the season that we held in Austin, TX last month with the Black Angels.

How do you win this pack? Easy: just go to our Facebook page and post a picture of yourself at your favorite outdoor spot in your city. We’ll select our favorite picture this Friday and the winner [...] Read More >