concerts

03 Oct 2018

Finding Love at Festival

Love isn’t for everyone and festivals aren’t for everyone but anyone looking for CONSENUAL love at a festival has the opportunity to find that someone (for a night or for life). Finding love in all the wrong places is pretty easy. Finding love at Riot Fest is almost as easy

Curtis Schabath 0
13 Jun 2017

We wanna send you to Tegan and Sara! Tickets go on sale 6/16/17

Tegan and Sara announced plans to mark the 10th anniversary of the release of their fifth studio album, The Con, with a special North American tour. They will perform acoustic and intimate arrangements of all 14 of the album’s songs, followed by a selection of fan favorites. The Con – which

illyannam 0
05 Oct 2020

The November 2020 BAS Voter Guide

Primarily researched and written by Stephen Torres with help from Stuart Schuffman. We stand at the precipice of one of the most polarizing federal elections that has ever occurred in this country. Each day brings another dash of chaos, and yet here we are, once again sifting through another labyrinthine

BAS Editorial Team 5
13 Aug 2015

This Week’s Events | San Francisco + New York

Only the finest shows, eats & art starting now through the weekend. Oh, and you know it’s either FREE or the CHEAP!

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04 Aug 2015

10 Things That Used to Happen Before Smartphones

Lately, I’ve been romanticizing the pre-cellphone, pre–social media era. You know, the days before smartphones. Remember when friends would just drop by? How rad was that?

Broke-Ass Stuart - Editor In Cheap 4
30 Sep 2011

Can Hardly Wait Until Hardly Strictly!

For those of you who don’t already know about the Hardly Strictly Bluegrass Festival happening in Golden Gate Park this weekend, where the heck have you been? Hiding under a rock? This is only the biggest, and not to mention FREE Bluegrass Festival in the entire country! From Friday, September 30th until

Heidi Smith - The Ultimate Scavenger 0
04 May 2011

The Bayou’s in Brooklyn: Cajun Music Festival

The Redhook waterfront isn’t very bayou-like. The closet you’ll see to a catfish is a rat that fell in the water, and Ikea doesn’t stock itself with Cyprus trees. But this weekend, The Jalopy Music Theatre is going to be alive with the man made sounds of the bayou. The

Kiley E - Ragamuffin Researcher 0
23 Mar 2011

FREE Concerts With Alexander Hamilton’s Ghost

I’ve been spending my lunch in Trinity Cemetery hanging out with the ghosts of Alexander Hamilton and Robert Fulton. Alexander denies he ever had dreadlocks in his youth in the Caribbean, and Robert Fulton keeps trying to convince me to buy steam powered technology. I told him him I don’t

Kiley E - Ragamuffin Researcher 0
08 Aug 2010

On Watching Arcade Fire Play Live from My Bedroom

The typical, maligned vision of the indie music fan revolves around not their cultivated taste, but the seemingly-unavoidable musical elitism that that cultivated taste induces. They know too damn much. And they knew it before you did, which is why they got upset when Wilco got big and Modest Mouse

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