Thief Presents: Psycho De Mayo @ Santa Ana!

Photos from the Psycho de Mayo fest in Santa Ana, CA presented by Thief! During Santa Ana’s Cinco de Mayo festival. There were 4 different venues, 1 main stage (Yost Theater), 2 bars (Proof & The Copper Door), 1 record store (left of the dial), that had different stages of Psych Rock bands.

Thief Presents: Psycho De Mayo @ Santa Ana!
The Copper Door Line-Up

Thief Presents: Psycho De Mayo @ Santa Ana!
Mecca Stage (Yost), Alpha Stage (Copper Door), Omega (Proof Bar), Apollo (Left of the Dial)

Thief Presents: Psycho De Mayo @ Santa Ana!

Thief Presents: Psycho De Mayo @ Santa Ana!
My tour guide, Vince.

Thief Presents: Psycho De Mayo @ Santa Ana!
out front of Yost

Thief Presents: Psycho De Mayo @ Santa Ana!
Behind Yost

Thief Presents: Psycho De Mayo @ Santa Ana!
Evan & Vince are behind Psycho De Mayo

Thief Presents: Psycho De Mayo @ Santa Ana!
Quick grub at the Gypsy Den! I recommend going there…

Thief Presents: Psycho De Mayo @ Santa Ana!
back at The Copper Door, Wild Wild Wets

Thief Presents: Psycho De Mayo @ Santa Ana!
Wild Wild Wets

Thief Presents: Psycho De Mayo @ Santa Ana!
At Proof Bar, AMBIG held it down. This is The Blackfeet Braves, old friends of mine.

Thief Presents: Psycho De Mayo @ Santa Ana!
Blackfeet Braves

Thief Presents: Psycho De Mayo @ Santa Ana!
Volcom Footwear was sponsoring The Copper Door event too.

Thief Presents: Psycho De Mayo @ Santa Ana!
Active Brea‘s Taylor Forney spinnin’ vinyl all day at Copper Door!

Thief Presents: Psycho De Mayo @ Santa Ana!
Back at the Yost theater

Thief Presents: Psycho De Mayo @ Santa Ana!
Sleepy Sun

Thief Presents: Psycho De Mayo @ Santa Ana!

Thief Presents: Psycho De Mayo @ Santa Ana!
dude’s on acid…

Thief Presents: Psycho De Mayo @ Santa Ana!
patch fan

Thief Presents: Psycho De Mayo @ Santa Ana!
Sleepy Sun nailed it!

Thief Presents: Psycho De Mayo @ Santa Ana!
Dora

Thief Presents: Psycho De Mayo @ Santa Ana!
Dahga Bloom

Thief Presents: Psycho De Mayo @ Santa Ana!
Back down Copper Door

Thief Presents: Psycho De Mayo @ Santa Ana!
Psychomagia back at Copper Door

Thief Presents: Psycho De Mayo @ Santa Ana!
Operation Mindblow providing the psychedelic effects

Thief Presents: Psycho De Mayo @ Santa Ana!

Thief Presents: Psycho De Mayo @ Santa Ana!
Dead Meadow at The Yost

Thief Presents: Psycho De Mayo @ Santa Ana!

Thief Presents: Psycho De Mayo @ Santa Ana!
walking back and forth to the other bars and during the festival

Thief Presents: Psycho De Mayo @ Santa Ana!

Thief Presents: Psycho De Mayo @ Santa Ana!

Thief Presents: Psycho De Mayo @ Santa Ana!
Street cart food straight outta the border!

Thief Presents: Psycho De Mayo @ Santa Ana!

Thief Presents: Psycho De Mayo @ Santa Ana!

Thief Presents: Psycho De Mayo @ Santa Ana!
Dead Skeletons at The Yost, all the way from Iceland…

Thief Presents: Psycho De Mayo @ Santa Ana!
I missed it, but the other singer in the band does live watercolor paintings during their shows.

Thief Presents: Psycho De Mayo @ Santa Ana!

Thief Presents: Psycho De Mayo @ Santa Ana!

Thief Presents: Psycho De Mayo @ Santa Ana!
Dead Skeletons

Thief Presents: Psycho De Mayo @ Santa Ana!

Thief Presents: Psycho De Mayo @ Santa Ana!
This band is called Black Pussy… they rip though.

Thief Presents: Psycho De Mayo @ Santa Ana!
DJ’s Matt Blanco & Taylor Forney ripping in between sets

Thief Presents: Psycho De Mayo @ Santa Ana!
ASTRA is the name of this band.

Thief Presents: Psycho De Mayo @ Santa Ana!
Astra

Thief Presents: Psycho De Mayo @ Santa Ana!
Black Mountain headlining that night

Thief Presents: Psycho De Mayo @ Santa Ana!

Thief Presents: Psycho De Mayo @ Santa Ana!

Thief Presents: Psycho De Mayo @ Santa Ana!
Black Mountain killed it, way to end the night!

Check out some more photos on the flickr too!