Rip Room Opening Less Art “Strangled Light” Release Show

Very excited to announce that we’ll be opening for Less Art and Super Unison on Friday 8/4 at our fave Hemlock Tavern for Less Art’s release of “Strangled Light.” We’ll be hitting the road the next morning to play in Long Beach with Meow Twins and tunic (Winnipeg) at 4th Street Vine, so see ya soon LA!

Rip Room on Staycation Tour 2017!!!

Three nights! Six bands!! Staycation Tour 2017!!!

The stars aligned and we’ll be playing a trio of shows with our new BFFs Bloody Waters:

6/8 — SF @ The Knockout
w/ Trash Vampires, Washington
6/9 — Pacifica @ Winters Tavern
w/ Porch
6/10 — Oakland @ 1-2-3-4 Go! Records
w/ Public Eye

Rip Room, Hafner, Student Led, Daikon playing Hemlock Tavern

Next up! Finally playing with our league partners Hafner — almost a year (*to the date) after our first attempt. With Sacramento punks Student-Led and SF indie-rockers Daikon. Fact: John’s old band played their first show with this crew waaaay back in 2012.

Event Poster: Rip Room, Hafner, Student Led, Daikon playing Hemlock Tavern

Rip Room at PRF BBQ West 2017!

This weekend is a stellar lineup of friends and chill people making un-chill music. We’re playing Sunday with buds catchlight and Color TV but you should go all three days to see Motherfucker, Justin Trosper of Unwound, Externs, Reptoid and a whole lot of other good music. There’ll be BBQ on Saturday/Sunday, and a benefit for the Mosswood Recreation Center. And it’s all ages!!

We’re back!

New drummer, new tunes, new shows. We’re back! Here’s a few places you can catch us in the next couple months:

3/29 — SF @ The Knockout
3/30 — Live on KCSB’s 5432fun
4/23 — Oak @ Mosswood Park for PRF BBQ West 2017

Rip Room with Color TV, Fake Awake at Hemlock

We’re psyched to be playing at the Hemlock next month with our buds Color TV and Denver mathematicians Fake Awake. We’ll be kicking things off at 9pm sharp. $8, 21+

1/12/17 Hemlock Flyer

Rip Room in San Jose

We’re heading to San Jose! Come catch us with Tango Hustle & Joan and the Rivers at JJ’s Blues on Thursday, October 27th.

10/27/16 San Jose Flyer Read More

Reno, Louder Studios & “Bit Room”

This September! We’ll be playing Reno with Hate Recorder and heading back to Louder Studios to record some new tunes. Read More

PORCH / Cinder Cone / The Tunnel

Just confirmed our next show! Come see us rock with PORCH (Primus/Sausage, Frog Brigade), Cinder Cone (LA) and The Tunnel at the Hemlock on Saturday, July 16. Read More

Hemlock Tavern w/ Wizard Rifle and Zirakzigil

We’ll be rocking at the Hemlock on Johnny’s birthday next month! Wizard Rifle and Zirakzigil are on tour from Portland and we’re PUMPED to play with them.