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San Francisco Popfest '11 (May 26 - 30, 2011)

Posted: Mon Dec 06, 2010 18:23
by sfpopfest
Mark your calendars, San Francisco Popfest will be returning in the new year. This coming year's festival will run from May 26 - 30, 2011. We'll again return to Rickshaw Stop, Bottom of the Hill and add in a new venue or two this year. We've got some very exciting shows planned for this year. Just a couple of the band joining us this year will be Allo' Darlin, Catwalk and Sweater Girls. Many more will be announced soon.

Re: San Francisco Popfest '11 (May 26 - 30, 2011)

Posted: Thu Dec 09, 2010 18:25
by sfpopfest
Couple more bands to wet your palette... The Motifs, Craft Spells, Blackbird Blackbird.

Re: San Francisco Popfest '11 (May 26 - 30, 2011)

Posted: Thu Jan 27, 2011 02:07
by sfpopfest
As a bit of an update, some of the fantastic bands joining us for this year's SFPopfest include:

Aberdeen (LA + UK)
Allo Darlin' (UK)
Blackbird Blackbird (SF)
Catwalk (Oxnard)
Craft Spells (Stockton)
The Motifs (AU)
Phil Wilson (UK)
Seapony (Seattle)
The Smittens (VT)
Sweater Girls (LA)

There are a plethora of additional super exciting bands we just can't share quite yet, but look for our full announcement coming soon!

Re: San Francisco Popfest '11 (May 26 - 30, 2011)

Posted: Thu Jan 27, 2011 14:50
by lynsosaurus
this looks pretty fucking good already!

Re: San Francisco Popfest '11 (May 26 - 30, 2011)

Posted: Thu Feb 10, 2011 22:51
by sfpopfest
The first show of our 2011 festival will be:

Thursday, May 26, 2011 - Cafe du Nord - $12 advance/door

Dominant Legs (SF - http://www.myspace.com/dominantlegsmusic)
Aberdeen (LA + UK - http://www.myspace.com/thestateofaberdeen)
The Motifs (AU - http://www.myspace.com/themotifs)
Sweater Girls (LA - http://www.myspace.com/sweatergirls)

Ticket link and show time to be provided soon.

Re: San Francisco Popfest '11 (May 26 - 30, 2011)

Posted: Sun Mar 06, 2011 11:06
by sfpopfest
The last show of our 2011 festival will be:

Sunday, May 29, 2011 - Hemlock Tavern - $12 advance/door

Eternal Summers (VA - http://www.myspace.com/eternalsummers)
The Beets (NYC - http://www.myspace.com/thebeetsbeat)
Catwalk (Oxnard - http://www.myspace.com/catwalkca)
Seapony (Seattle - http://www.myspace.com/seaponyband)

Ticket link and show time to be provided soon.

You will not believe the Friday and Saturday shows we have lined up. More details on that this week!

Re: San Francisco Popfest '11 (May 26 - 30, 2011)

Posted: Wed Mar 09, 2011 21:57
by sfpopfest
You have no idea how thrilled we are to announce our Friday San Francisco Popfest '11 show:

Friday, May 27, Rickshaw Stop
All Ages
$15 advance/$17 door
The Undertones (NIR)
Allo Darlin' (UK)
The Mantles (SF)
The Smittens (VT)

Presale tickets will be available in a couple of days. This show will sell out so make sure you pick up tickets quickly.

Re: San Francisco Popfest '11 (May 26 - 30, 2011)

Posted: Thu Mar 10, 2011 00:13
by hhbtmike
the undertones..... that's awesome. glad to see folks breaking out a bit.

Re: San Francisco Popfest '11 (May 26 - 30, 2011)

Posted: Thu Mar 10, 2011 00:24
by sfpopfest
hhbtmike wrote:the undertones..... that's awesome. glad to see folks breaking out a bit.
We've got some more breaking out to announce for this year as well later in the month :) That'll be our Wednesday show, which will be at Rickshaw Stop.

In the meantime, beyond the crazy Friday show, our Saturday show will be a Slumberland Records showcase with some old, familiar names and many of the new faces to Slumberland. That show will be at Rickshaw Stop as well. The length lineup for that show will be announced within a couple of days. To recap, here's what we're announced so far:

Wednesday - May 25
Rickshaw Stop
TBA

Thursday - May 26
Cafe du Nord
Dominant Legs
Aberdeen
The Motifs
Sweater Girls

Friday - May 27
Rickshaw Stop
The Undertones
Allo Darlin'
The Mantles
The Smittens

Saturday - May 28
Rickshaw Stop
Slumberland Records Then and Now Showcase

Sunday - May 29
Free afternoon acoustic picnic show in Dolores Park

Sunday - May 29
Hemlock Tavern
Eternal Summers
The Beets
Catwalk
Seapony

Re: San Francisco Popfest '11 (May 26 - 30, 2011)

Posted: Fri Mar 11, 2011 14:58
by colleenallcars
uuugughgh

I really want to go.

Re: San Francisco Popfest '11 (May 26 - 30, 2011)

Posted: Mon Mar 14, 2011 17:42
by sfpopfest
Everything is now in order for our Saturday show, soooooo...

Saturday - May 28
Rickshaw Stop
Slumberland Records Then and Now Showcase
14 Iced Bears
The Art Museums
Devon Williams
English Singles
Kids on a Crime Spree
Neverever
Phil Wilson
Sea Lions
Terry Malts

Re: San Francisco Popfest '11 (May 26 - 30, 2011)

Posted: Tue Feb 14, 2012 07:04
by jimm1909
colleenallcars wrote:uuugughgh

I really want to go.
Agreed. I missed Popfest '11, but I really want to go to Popfest '12 in San Francisco. Where can I find information on it and the Tour San Francisco?

Thanks in advance,

-Jim