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Thanks for a great Bonfire Sessions Seattle!

August 19, 2013   |   Events, Music, News, Outside   |   1 Comment

Seattle: you’ve delivered four straight years of beautiful weather, great music, and wonderful smiling people. Thank you!

Thanks to our partners at Vice and Noisey, and of course the three great bands that came out to rock out at the AYH Ranch on Vashon Island: Pure Bathing Culture, The Pharmacy, and King Tuff.

Stay tuned for a photo album from the event this week, and also for details on our big 2013 Bonfire Sessions finale in NYC!

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We’re half way through the week, and that puts us just 3 days away from our Bonfire Sessions in Seattle. For those of you new to the whole concept of a Bonfire Session, it’s about as simple as it gets: an outdoor concert under the stars with locally loved bands, a bonfire, some free drinks, and all around good vibes. What’s not to love about that?

If you haven’t RSVP’ed for the event yet, you’ll need to get on that [...] Read More >



A HUGE thank you to all of the people that came out to join us for our event outside of Montreal last Sunday! What a magical summer evening! Of course, we couldn’t have a Bonfire Sessions without live music, so a huge thanks also goes to Half Moon Run, Young Galaxy, and Young Rival. We never cease to be amazed by the incredible amount of talent within the Montreal music scene.

Please help us in wishing the gentlemen from Half Moon Run good luck and [...] Read More >



Just two more days to RSVP for our Montreal Bonfire Sessions with Half Moon Run, Young Galaxy, and Young Rival. Don’t miss out on this incredible bill of local talent!

We’ll provide round trip transportation to our very special secret location just outside of downtown Montreal, free drinks, great music, and plenty of JanSport goodies….all for FREE.

You just need to RSVP here. Once you RSVP, you will receive an email over the next few days that will [...] Read More >



Bonfire Sessions 2013: Relive Austin

April 19, 2013   |   Events, Music, News, Video   |   0 Comments

We’re happy to share the latest installment from our ongoing Bonfire Sessions webisode series. Our friends at Noisey just finished up this piece featuring interviews with Japandroids and Divine Fits. You can also check out a video recap of the event here.

While you’re in the Bonfire Sessions mood, don’t forget to RSVP for our upcoming event in San Francisco if you’ll be in the Bay.

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Thank you Austin!

March 13, 2013   |   Events, Music, News, Outside   |   0 Comments

We’re so thrilled with all of the people that came out to our first Bonfire Sessions of the year last night. The energy was insane! We thought the stage was going to fall over during Japandroids’ set!

A huge thank you to Austin music fans that came and rocked out with us, our friends at Vice/Noisey and of course all of the bands that put it all out there on the stage last night: Divine Fits, Japandroids, WAVVES, Team Spirit and Skaters.

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The 2013 Bonfire Sessions are here

February 28, 2013   |   Art, Events, Music, News, Outside   |   2 Comments

We’re kicking 2013 off with a return to SXSW in Austin, TX. Our first Bonfire Sessions of 2013 will be on March 12th in downtown Austin at 401 East Cesar Chavez Street.

Now, I know we say this pretty often. but this music lineup is one for the books with headlining sets from Austin locals Divine Fits (their ONLY appearance at SXSW this year), 2012 breakouts Japandroids, and a set from Wavves. We’ll also have supporting sets from up and [...] Read More >



A big thanks to everyone that came out to our Toronto Bonfire Sessions with Smith Westerns and Dusted! Your enthusiasm made this one of the biggest Bonfire Sessions to date with over 550 people attending!  Also, a big thank you to mother nature for gifting us with what we can safely say was a PERFECT day for hanging out outside.

We of course, also need to thank Smith Westerns for making the haul up to Toronto and blessing the crowd with their [...] Read More >



We’re Headed to Palm Springs!

April 11, 2012   |   Events, Music, News, Outside   |   0 Comments

We’re excited to announce the second city stop of the JanSport Bonfire SessionsPalm Springs! We’re taking the party to the desert and bringing the best of West Coast talent along with us. On Saturday, April 21, Crystal AntlersBleached and FIDLAR will perform live at a super secret location in Palm Springs. If you’re not familiar with these awesome bands, learn more about them HERE.

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White Denim Videos Are Now Live!

April 9, 2012   |   Events, Music, News, Video   |   0 Comments

Couldn’t make it to SXSW this year? Don’t sweat it: JanSport and Noisey.com put together this three part video series documenting our Austin Bonfire Sessions event with White Denim. Check out Part One below and check out the other two parts here at our JanSport Bonfire Sessions site.

Coachella is up next for the Bonfire Sessions and we’ll be making some big announcements later this week so check back!

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