Rancid, Bad Religion, Dropkick Murphys, More

The Punk Rock Bowling & Music Festival has unveiled its 2023 lineup, which will be headlined by Rancid, Bad Religion and Dropkick Murphys.

The 23rd annual punk-rock celebration will take place May 26-29 on 6th Street in Las Vegas. Three-day general admission passes ($190) and VIP passes ($475) are available on the Punk Rock Bowling website. Individual tickets for club shows will go on sale in February 2023.

Next year’s lineup boasts one of the biggest bills yet for PRB. In addition to the aforementioned headliners, other notable punk and punk-adjacent acts include The Interrupters, Suicidal Tendencies, The Damned, L7, GBH, The Exploited, Fishbone, Agnostic Front, TSOL and many more.

Music is just one facet of the festival, which will also host pool parties, games of chance and a bowling tournament. Other amenities include free water, a craft bar program, food trucks, and more.

“I think Punk Rock Bowling is important because it’s an annual meeting space for people around the world in the punk rock community and I hope what we do inspires people to continue to believe in those ideals. which have always been political,” said festival organizer Shawn. Stern, who is also a founding member of the Youth Brigade. “We live in truly crazy, strange and uncertain times. When I got into punk it was always about protesting and calling people out and I think that continues to this day.

He continued, “That’s why it’s important to support all these new, younger bands and I hope that’s what Punk Rock Bowling is able to do: it gives them the opportunity to come and see bands that , hopefully inspired them to start playing music. and it gives older people like me the opportunity to be inspired and say, “I’m happy to see that the kids are carrying on the tradition and trying to tackle the mess that we see in our whole society and around the world “. world.'”

Punk Rock Bowling took on 2022 after returning in 2021 following a pandemic postponement to 2020. See Serious consequenceThe recap and the gallery of the 2021 edition here.

Get Punk Rock Bowling passes here. Below, you can see the full lineup poster and watch our recent video interview with Bad Religion.

About Joan J. Hernandez

Check Also

Punk rock band Big Joanie on their album ‘Back Home’ : NPR

NPR’s Ayesha Rascoe talks to Chardine Taylor-Stone and Stephanie Phillips of punk rock band Big …