See: The Crocker Art Museum’s ArtMix  Masquerade
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See: The Crocker Art Museum’s ArtMix Masquerade

The first Art Mix of 2018 kicked off with a Masquerade Ball theme at the Crocker Art Museum. Entertainment was provided by violinist Sasha Tkachef and DJ Paul Gordon, the Burning Daylight People, a roaming band of entertainers from Green Valley Theater and ballroom dancing lessons that provided a lively backdrop for the fun evening. … Continue reading

Skating Polly / Starcrawler / Las Pulgas at Cafe Colonial
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Skating Polly / Starcrawler / Las Pulgas at Cafe Colonial

Punch and Pie put on another great show at Cafe Colonial, in Sacramento Ca, on December 6th. the show featured bands Skating Polly, Starcrawler, and Las Pulgas.       “…The energy and the crowd, it was just amazing.” – Brett   “It’s great to see young people and women playing and writing their own … Continue reading

Bright Lights and Electric Christmases
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Bright Lights and Electric Christmases

Electric Christmas will once again kick off the holiday concert season in Sacramento. This year’s show features three hit bands: The Lumineers, Portugal. The Man, and Walk The Moon. Ohio indie rock quartet Walk the Moon will be opening the show, at 7 pm. In years past, the shows had more bands playing just a few songs, but … Continue reading

A Dreamy Night in the Bay with The Shins and Spoon.
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A Dreamy Night in the Bay with The Shins and Spoon.

The Shins took the stage at Berkeley’s Greek Theatre on Saturday September 30th, in support of their fifth studio album, “Heartworms”, released earlier this year. The band played new material intermixed with classics, such as “Carrying Is Creepy”, and even wove through an epic 10-minute medley that book ended originals with a cover of Tom … Continue reading

Willow Tree Roots Fashion & Art Show
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Willow Tree Roots Fashion & Art Show

Hannah Be, of Retrospect Vintage Fashion, partnered with Willow Tree Roots to put together one hell of a show at the Brickhouse Gallery in Oak Park Sacramento.  Filled with an evening of art, fashion, wine, and shopping: 100% of proceeds benefited Willow Tree Roots Women’s Socioeconomic Empowerment Projects. Learn more by clicking the video above. Video … Continue reading

TUBE. Presents DOPE. A Lisa Frank inspired Art Show and Dance Party.
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TUBE. Presents DOPE. A Lisa Frank inspired Art Show and Dance Party.

DOPE was a blast!   The Lisa Frank inspired art show and dance party was the perfect release for our coloring book issue.  DJ Larry kept our bodies moving all night long with a mix of retro dance jams and popular booty shaking tunes. We had a special visit from SpaceWalker, Sacramento’s favorite unicorn.  Our … Continue reading

See: The TUBE. and Crocker ArtMix Collaboration: Vintage Swank.
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See: The TUBE. and Crocker ArtMix Collaboration: Vintage Swank.

Once a year we team up with the Crocker Art Museum, in Sacramento CA, to curate their monthly event titled ArtMix.  This year the theme was vintage so we brought along some of our favorite local designers and stylists, a banjo and washboard player, traditional circus performers and a vinyl spinning DJ. We built a … Continue reading

Riding the Aftershock.
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Riding the Aftershock.

The Aftershock festival was held October 22nd and 23rd in Sacramento, California. Roughly 46,000 people attended the sold-out weekend. It was moved from Gibson Ranch County Park back to its original location at Discovery Park. There were three stages during the festival, including acts such as Tool, Primus, Korn, Slayer, Anthrax, Avenged Sevenfold, and Disturbed. … Continue reading

Sac Art Studios Open
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Sac Art Studios Open

The annual Sac Open Studios program, now in its 11th year, includes 150 artists in over six cities in Sacramento County. From 10am – 5pm on Saturday and Sunday, participating Sac Open Studio artists welcomed visitors into their normally private studio spaces where they answered questions about their ideas and processes, talked about past and future … Continue reading

Fitz and the Tantrums, More Than Just A Dream.
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Fitz and the Tantrums, More Than Just A Dream.

Fitz and The Tantrums brought their Get Right Back Tour to Sacramento’s Ace of Spades on August 18th, to a sold-out venue. The show attracted people of all ages: young teens, moms and dads, and even some grandparents! The band kept the crowd dancing the whole night with their upbeat tempos, and at one point, Michael Fitzpatrick (Fitz) came … Continue reading

Having Fun By Staying Home.
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Having Fun By Staying Home.

We say it all the time: Sacramento is full of rad talent. This past Saturday, Sac Stay Home Fest proved it.  SSHF was a one day, 2 stage festival which took place at the Red Museum in Sacramento, on August 13th.  The Library Of MusicLandria really nailed this one, the all ages fest included over a dozen bands, … Continue reading