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Punk The Burbs Fest 3 ft. Tsunami Bomb, The Mr. T Experience, & More

It seems like only yesterday we were writing about the First Official Punk the Burbs Fest out in the Chicago suburbs. But that was 2017 and, in a mere two year’s time, the West Chicago-based day of music has been transformed into two jam-packed days of Punk, Pop-Punk, and Ska from all over the Midwest and beyond.

This year’s all ages festival will take place at Basecamp Pub in Lisle, IL on Friday, September 20th and Saturday the 21st. Bay Area greats Tsunami Bomb will be headlining the first night. They’re back from their 2005 hiatus and haven’t played Illinois in 15 years! They’ll be playing all the fan favorites along with new songs from their upcoming album The Spine That Binds out this November via Alternative Tentacles. One of Chicago’s favorites, The Mr. T Experience, will be tackling the headlining spot for Night 2. This Punk/Rock group has been releasing albums on Lookout! and Rough Trade Records while also touring all over the world since 1985.

Check out the below list of all the bands playing the Third Annual Punk the Burbs Fest!

Friday, September 20th

Doors at 4PM

Tsunami Bomb 
Bumsy and the Moochers
The Run Around
Crimson Riot
The Von Tramps
Blind Adam and the Federal League
This Obsession
The C-Sides
Evil Engine
When the Sun Sets
Suburban Delinquents

Saturday September 21st

Doors at 1PM

The Mr. T Experience
Parker
The Radio Buzzkills
Dirty Rotten Revenge
Something to Do
Butchered
Hot Alice
The Land Before Tim
Eugene Grey and the Bad Habits
The Studs
Nahuales Underground
Law of Keanu
TurboVamps
Solution Unsatisfactory
The Dead Seahorses
Nifty Skullet
The Islanders
The Grow Ops
Mite and Monsters

Tickets for Punk the Burbs Fest 3 are on sale now. They are $20 for one day and $30 for both, so you should probably just commit to that amazing deal for both nights.¬†Tickets for both days will be available at the door, but they’ll be more expensive. So get them online now!

Punk The Burbs Fest 3 is sponsored by:

School of Rock Plainfield
School of Rock Geneva
School of Rock Schaumburg
North Central College 89.1 WONC FM
Purple Dog Records
Talk The Ska Radio Podcast
Friskie Morris And Friends
Daily Herald Sound Check
Sound Summit
Meltdown Creative Works
CHX Collective

Friday
Sep 20, 2019
Lisle, IL Basecamp Pub
Saturday
Sep 21, 2019
Lisle, IL Basecamp Pub
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