No business like Monkey Business! Date of this photo is unknown, but we guess it’s from the late 1950s. Mr. Bimbo was equal-opportunity in hiring all species to perform!
How about that beautiful weather San Francisco had yesterday? Look what we did on those hot days of yesteryear!
It was a dark and stormy January night of 1996, and the sold-out crowd was chomping at the bit for Korla Pandit to take the stage. The mysterious charmer with trance-inducing musical talent was no where to be found inside the club, and the audience anxiously awaited for that full-body auditory experience that the Godfather […]
Fishing season is now open, and oh boy do we have some fishing stories to tell! Mr. Bimbo loved to fish, but he also loved his hooked stories just as much. His tales weren’t unlike the many glorious orations you’ve heard of that monstrous piscine that got away, but in one particular occasion he had […]
Happy St. Paddy’s Day! Check out this “edgy” show we had back in 1952 where “Dancing a Jig” meant way more than a dance! The look of concern on the Sassy Lassie in the background is enough insight to know that this show kept people on the edge of their seats. Key note item when […]
Psychobilly returns to Bimbo’s with Reverend Horton Heat on April 16! If you weren’t around North Beach in the 90s or early 2000’s, then you’re in for a real treat to see how at home this band is on our stage. This band always makes the room come alive! Reverend Horton Heat returns toting the […]
Oh the glamour! Us San Franciscan’s shouldn’t complain about the weather, but our dancers in 1954 sure did do a good rain dance!
Having toured over the globe, Israeli singer-songwriter and musician Asaf Avidan has built up a devoted following as well as a reputation for a legendary live show. The latest single, “The Jail That Sets you Free” recently premiered at Entertainment Weekly was described “boasts a clever combination of bluesy garage rock, poppy New Wave synths, […]
1952 was a great year for Bimbo’s 365 Club! For all you SF history buffs, it was the first anniversary of the opening of the 365 Club at our current location and it was a not-to-miss event! On July 17, 1952 we kicked off a week-long celebration with Derle Knox’s Orchestra and the Dorothy Dorben’s […]
Bombastically thrilling are words commonly used to describe The Asteroids Galaxy Tour’s live performances. With live horn sections, keys, and the usual collection of instruments and joined by a handful of friends on tour, the core members Lars Iverson (writer and producer) and Mette Lindberg (songwriter, frontwoman) are hardly shy about putting together a good […]