Bimbo's Blog

We will miss James Gandolfini

With sadness in our hearts, we honor the late James Gandolfini today. He was a well-respected man and a brilliant actor. Our staff favorite show, the “The Sopranos”, would not have been as dynamic and compelling without his craft. We were absolutely delighted to have a connection to the series by hosting the official Season […]

A look at shows from our “dinner-theater” past

Every now and then we’re reminded of the legacy of Bimbo’s 365 Club when our offices get a random inquiry from patrons wanting dinner reservations for one of our famous dinner shows or a call from an aspiring young lady wanting to know when the next showgirl tryouts are. Though the Club operates with the […]

The Mr. Bimbo Prohibition Cup & Saucer!

Introducing the limited-edition “Mr. Bimbo Prohibition Cup & Saucer”! For those who didn’t know, the 365 Club opened in 1931 during the alcohol ban of Prohibition. Though the club was known for excellent food, impeccable service, opulent theatrical shows, and the most beautiful showgirls, the 365 Club also operated as one of the many speakeasies […]

Man Or Astro-man? – May 11th

Founded in Alabama in 1992, Man or Astro-man? was one of the hardest touring and most prolific bands of the 1990s, injecting their surf instrumentals with punk energy, attitude and humor. They raided decades of pulp sci-fi culture for their multimedia, hyperkinetic live shows, which spotlighted their thrift-store mad-scientist creations — robotic props, banks of […]

Sandra Bernhard – May 16 & 17

Sandra Bernhard began her career at L.A.’s famed Comedy Store in the ‘70s, and since then she has written and starred in numerous one-woman shows, acted in movies and on television, recorded albums and authored books. This comic diva is a one-of-a-kind, in-your-face, take-no-prisoners artiste. Since she took her first steps on stage, Sandra Bernhard […]

A look back at the 1906 quake

April 18 marks the anniversary of the historic quake that redefined San Francisco. The powerful minute-long shift of the earth woke up the sleepy city at 5:13 A.M. on Wednesday, April 18, 1906. Almost immediately after the main shock, fires broke out all over the city as chimneys collapsed, electrical wires fell, gas lines ruptured, […]

See Chrysta Bell live on May 9th!

“Chrysta Bell looks like a dream and Chrysta Bell sings like a dream. And the dream is coming true.” – David Lynch Chrysta Bell is a singer, songwriter, entertainer, model and muse who incorporates dynamic theatrical and multimedia elements into unforgettable performance experiences. She began her professional music career as the lead vocalist for RCA […]

Lee Fields & The Expressions – April 21

There aren’t many artists making soul music who had a release in 1969, Lee Fields is one such artist–or maybe he’s better labeled a phenomenon. Since the late sixties, the North Carolina native has amassed a prolific catalog of albums and has toured and played with such legends as Kool and the Gang, Sammy Gordon […]

Bajofondo returns to Bimbo’s 365 Club on March 19!

Things are about to get hot around here! Bajofondo, the Latin Grammy-winning electro-tango band, is back with the highly-anticipated release of “Presente”. The album’s title refers to what the band is at the present moment: a stirring mix of tango, milonga, folklore, hip-hop, electronica, jazz, classical, and a world of sounds from the Rio de […]

Rhye comes to Bimbo’s 365 Club on April 3rd

Who doesn’t melt by LOVE? Retro-soul duo, Rhye, offers a sensual wave of music that captures this experience. Already accomplished electronic musicians in their own countries, Mike Milosh (known as Canada’s Milosh) and Robin Hannibal (of Denmarks’ Owusu & Hannibal, Boom Clap Bachelors, Quadron) kept their identities under wrap with the 2012 release of their […]