Band Name: Bonnie & the BANG BANG
Hometown: Oakland/ San Francisco, CA
Born Date: 6/1/11
Sounds Like: Modest Mouse, Margot & the Nuclear So and So’s, Good Old War, Bright Eyes
Fun Fact: The moniker “Bonnie & the BANG BANG” is an allusion to the classic American true story of Bonnie & Clyde. BANG BANG is the sound her Thompson submachine gun might have made. The name represents a provocative balance of grace and violence.
Most Memorable Show: Late last year, halfway through the set in Patrick and Joe’s hometown of Tracy CA, the entire crowd of took off their shoes and put them in a pile on stage as a sign of approval. That was a pretty amazing moment. (Patrick and Joe are usually barefoot when they play live.)
The Lineup is on June 13th at Brick & Mortar Music Hall. Voting for The Lineup ends on June 1st, and you can cast your vote HERE.
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