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.
The Copper Door Line-Up
Mecca Stage (Yost), Alpha Stage (Copper Door), Omega (Proof Bar), Apollo (Left of the Dial)
My tour guide, Vince.
out front of Yost
Evan & Vince are behind Psycho De Mayo
Quick grub at the Gypsy Den! I recommend going there…
back at The Copper Door, Wild Wild Wets
Wild Wild Wets
At Proof Bar, AMBIG held it down. This is The Blackfeet Braves, old friends of mine.
Volcom Footwear was sponsoring The Copper Door event too.
Active Brea‘s Taylor Forney spinnin’ vinyl all day at Copper Door!
Back at the Yost theater
dude’s on acid…
Sleepy Sun nailed it!
Back down Copper Door
Psychomagia back at Copper Door
Operation Mindblow providing the psychedelic effects
Dead Meadow at The Yost
walking back and forth to the other bars and during the festival
Street cart food straight outta the border!
Dead Skeletons at The Yost, all the way from Iceland…
I missed it, but the other singer in the band does live watercolor paintings during their shows.
This band is called Black Pussy… they rip though.
DJ’s Matt Blanco & Taylor Forney ripping in between sets
ASTRA is the name of this band.
Black Mountain headlining that night
Black Mountain killed it, way to end the night!
Check out some more photos on the flickr too!