Help Send Dallas Rockers Ishi to Bonnaroo Music Fest

Local Dallas rockers Ishi are currently competing for the chance of a lifetime - an all expenses paid trip to perform at the Bonnaroo Music Festival! On Thursday, April 29th, Ishi will be performing in a free show at the Loft at the Palladium alongside fellow Dallas artists the Darktown Strutters and DJ Sober. The more RSVPs the show gets, the more points go to Ishi and the closer they get to showing their stuff on a national stage. music category sponsor and underground music site for new bands, will also be sponsoring and covering Ishi's upcoming show at the Loft.

Ishi and special guests
Darktown Strutters & DJ Sober

April 29, 2010 || 8PM - 2AM
The Loft at Palladium
1135 South Lamar St.
Dallas, Texas 75215
RSVP is Required

Ishi is competing against bands from New York, LA, Boston and other huge cities. Here's how you can help push them to the top:

  • RSVP for yourself and up to 3 friends at
  • Spread the word & tell your friends - the more support, the better!
  • Text CAFE2 to 44144 (nope, you don't have to opt-in, Ishi gets a point regardless!)

About the event:
The concert is being organized by Team Dallas of the Ford Fiesta Movement, who's working to highlight the best of arts, entertainment and music that Dallas has to offer. For more information about the Fiesta Movement, visit the team's website. The show starts at 8 PM on April 29th, so get your RSVPs in now!

About Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival
The Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival is a four-day, multi-stage camping festival held on a beautiful 700-acre farm in Manchester, Tennessee every June. Bonnaroo brings together some of the best performers in rock and roll, along with dozens of artists in complementary styles. In addition to dozens of epic performances, the festival's 100-acre entertainment village buzzes around the clock with attractions and activities including a classic arcade, on-site cinema, silent disco, comedy club, theater performers, a beer festival, and a music technology village. Rolling Stone magazine named this revolutionary entertainment experience one of the 50 moments that changed the history of rock and roll. More info on the Bonnaroo Music Festival.

Alyssa Gardina is a blogger, designer and social media specialist living in East Dallas. She loves Red Dirt Country music and wishes Bandera were still open. She's also known for hosting impromptu dance parties in her car.

9 Responses to “Help Send Dallas Rockers Ishi to Bonnaroo Music Fest”

  1. Alyssa, Bandera on Greenville Ave is closed already? That's no good. That place was countrified cool with all that wood exterior/ walls, Lonestar beer, and open mic. I'm pumped about this Ishi show. If you don't already know, Colin and Alyssa bring the party. They kicked LA and New York's ace by rallying the biggest group of supporters for their Arcarde bar karaoke and mural unveiling extravaganza, where I made a fool of myself singing three 80s and one 90s song. They had giveaways and I ended up winning a free night in a suite at The Fairmont. My girlfriend won a $50 gift certificate from Twisted Root. We enjoyed the heck out of that today... yum, yum. Thanks Ford, Colin and Alyssa. If these two don't deserve to win, I don't know who does. Every RSVP helps, even if you don't go to the show (which you should because it's free and awesome), scroll up and click on the link and RSVP for four anyway.

  2. Get your dance shoes on... this will be a dance party. Go Team Dallas! Go RSVP already!

  3. @Neil Yes, Bandera closed a few weeks ago! Everything about that place was awesome, and I wish I knew why it closed down.

    And I second everything else you said!

  4. Great comment neil! Alyssa and I hit up Twisted Root yesterday too, only the Richardson location. Good stuff!

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  6. RSVPs are sent and my dancing shoes are calling my name! I wish Ishi the best!

  7. Tweeted it!

  8. I was there to see this music concert live and the crowd was so much that you can’t even imagine. I was wondering if I could be able to know about the next performance they are going to make.

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