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April 25: CHONK! + The Reprimanded + Ariel Wang + Chloé & the Giant Peach live at Starry Plough

February 23, 2015

We’ll be rockin’ the Plough again on April 25 with some good friends of ours: The Reprimanded + Ariel Wang + Chloé & the Giant Peach

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Feb 26: Chonk plays Mixed Media Mixer in Santa Cruz!

February 22, 2015

We’ll be playing at UCSC’s Sesnon Art Gallery, above the Koi Pong at Porter College. There will be a bunch of other awesome bands and artists showing work & painting murals. Free! 1156 High St, Santa Cruz, CA 95064

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Jan 30: Chonk to open Frontiers’ album release show at The Legionnaire Saloon in Oakland

December 25, 2014

Chonk will be opening the release show for Frontiers’ new album “Windfall.” Minute will be playing too.. This is going to be a great show! https://www.facebook.com/events/1556787891234012

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“Dry Spell Blues” music video is now online for your viewing pleasure!

November 1, 2014

Check out our new music video ‘Dry Spell Blues’ from the upcoming Golden Nuggets EP (out 12/12!)
Created by Kamran Pakseresht and Brian Bauer


December 12: Chonk CD Release Show! At The Night Light!

November 1, 2014

We are happy to announce we will be releasing our “Golden Nuggets” EP on Friday, 12/12 with a show at The Night Light in Jack London Square, Oakland.


Golden Nuggets EP – Now Available for Pre-Order on Bandcamp!

October 31, 2014

The Golden Nuggets EP is now available for pre-order on Bandcamp. You can buy it digitally, on CD, or on a limited edition cassette (100 copies on Pacific Nature Recording). EP is released on 12/12, but if you pro-order you get “Dry Spell Blues” now!


New “Dry Spell Blues” Music Video to be Released 11/1

October 10, 2014

On November 1 we will be releasing the first song and music video from the upcoming Chonk EP “Golden Nuggets” (out on 12/12). The “Dry Spell Blues” music video was shot and directed by Kamran Pakseresht and Brian Bauer. We are stoked to share it with y’all.


October 11: Chonk live at Tribu Cafe

October 9, 2014

We’re rockin’ a free Happy Hour show at Tribu Cafe! Happy hour is 5-7. We’ll probably play from about 6-7.

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