Oakland, California, February 12th — Shred Forever and POPGANG Records present Big Splash, a new Bay Area Music Festival created by and for the DIY and DIT communities. Big Splash is a multi-venue, multi-city ten day experience featuring independent acts across a multitude of genres and styles.

Big Splash will take place from February 18th-28th in both Oakland and San Francisco.
The festival schedule as well as festival passes and individual tickets can be found on the Big Splash website at www.bigsplashfest.com . Festival passes are only $50 and include a limited edition Big Splash T-Shirt. Individual show tickets can be purchased for the lowlowlow price of $8.

Notable headliners include Gothic Tropic, TOPS, Slutever, Meth Dad, Calliope Musicals and many others. Well-known local bands—just to name a few—include Religious Girls, The Tambo Rays, Manics, Diesel Dudes, Pixel Memory, Golden Drugs and Pink Slime, and an extra special super secret act.

Big Splash is the brainchild of Oakland production company Shred Forever and Bay Area based POPGANG Records. The concept for Big Splash came about organically through a network of artists and friends nationwide looking for shows in the Bay Area. Big Splash aims to expand upon this first incarnation to become a quarterly series.