On Dec. 21, the fourth annual Punk Rock + Paintbrushes holiday art show will return to Los Angeles, bringing together figures within the punk rock community as they bond over a shared vision of creative expression.
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Here we gooooo!!!! Ladies & gentlemen! We are so honored to announce our holiday show this December 21 in Los Angeles at @shg1970 in Boyle Heights! The event happens from 6-11pm and will feature @somasnakeoil @nataliafabia @chrisshary @matthensley22 of @floggingmolly @timtimebomb of @rancid @kid_adams_losthighway @stevecaballero @paulkobriger @sarah__melvin @carlaharvey Of @butcherbabies @bubukittyfk @jimlindbergpw of @_pennywise @jenniecotterill of @badcopbadcop @wafhere of @vandalsofficial @madisonsphoto @jackgrishamphoto Of @tsol_official @_radical_acceptance_ Johnny Ness @moniquepowell1 of @saveferrisofficialband and our flyer artists we love so much @madtwinsart ❤️🙌🏻🎨 also spinning tunes on the night we have @joe_sib @thegnudz of @offspring and @staceysrad of @badcopbadcop Thank you SO much @oaklandcoffee @aohemp @punkrockbowling @kroq @unitedncolor and the support of @the_sidewalk_project and #romanticrock 🎼🌻 RSVP here: prpb2019.eventbrite.com
As its name might suggest, Punk Rock + Paintbrushes will feature original artwork by key punk rock figures. From the news release, the list of participating musicians and artists includes:
Tim Armstrong of Rancid, Matt Hensley of Flogging Molly, Jim Lindberg of Pennywise, Alison Mosshart of The Kills, Monique Powell of Save Ferris, Carla Harvey of Butcher Babies, Warren Fitzgerald of The Vandals, Jennie Cotterill of Bad Cop / Bad Cop, and Jack Grisham of T.S.O.L.; tattoo artist Tokyo Hiro; professional skateboarders Steve Caballero and Jason Adams; photographers Madison Stern and Sara Wright, and artists Soma Snakeoil, Natalia Fabia, Paul Kobriger, The Mad Twins: Olya & Vira Ishchuk, Chris Shary, Johnny Ness, Sarah Melvin, and Lori Herbst. Each artist will have multiple original pieces, prints, and much more.
In addition to the art pieces, the event will also feature music from Noodles of The Offspring, Jonny Two Bags Wickersham of Social Distortion, Stacey Dee of Bad Cop / Bad Cop, and Joe Sib of SideOneDummy Records, and also boast a full cocktail bar, a coffee booth featuring Oakland Coffee (the coffee company owned and operated by Green Day), red carpet, photo booth, live body painting, and more.
RVSP for the event over at EventBrite, and note that a portion of proceeds from the event will benefit The Sidewalk Project, a Los Angeles non-profit whose initiative is to enrich the lives of the Los Angeles houseless community.