RIGSKETBALL 2014

RIGSKETBALL 2014

3v3 Portland band basketball tourney played wherever, on a regulation height hoop that's bolted to the top of a van.

July 23, 2014 5:38 pm
Thanks to @killingsasquatch each of the bands that made it to the Elite Eight are getting a six pack of 40’s or RIGSKETBEER! #thisrips

Thanks to @killingsasquatch each of the bands that made it to the Elite Eight are getting a six pack of 40’s or RIGSKETBEER! #thisrips

July 22, 2014 9:28 pm
ELITE EIGHT IS SET TO RIP! Thursday, July 24th on SE Harrison St. between SE 8th & 9th. Here’s the schedule!

4:20 - Magic Fades V.S. The Morals
5:00 - Thanks V.S. Nature Thief/Tigetface
5:40 - Hustle and Drone V.S. Wooden Indian Burial Ground. (exhibition rematch, for fun!)
6:20 - Minden/Orchestra Pacifica Tropical V.S. Who’s The Ross
7:00 - 3 point contest!

ELITE EIGHT IS SET TO RIP! Thursday, July 24th on SE Harrison St. between SE 8th & 9th. Here’s the schedule!

4:20 - Magic Fades V.S. The Morals
5:00 - Thanks V.S. Nature Thief/Tigetface
5:40 - Hustle and Drone V.S. Wooden Indian Burial Ground. (exhibition rematch, for fun!)
6:20 - Minden/Orchestra Pacifica Tropical V.S. Who’s The Ross
7:00 - 3 point contest!

July 21, 2014 12:40 am

Round one and two are done! Holy rips that was the best weekend of Rigsketball.

The ripper eight! MINDEN/OPT, WHO’S THE ROSS, MAGIC FADE, THE MORALS, THANKS, NATUREFACE, HUSTLE & DRONE, ANIMAL EYES. See you Thursday!

July 17, 2014 10:12 am
Oh look, Rigsketball breakdown on VICE, READ THE ARTICLE #THIS RIPS! 

Photo credit: Brenton Salo

Oh look, Rigsketball breakdown on VICE, READ THE ARTICLE #THIS RIPS!

Photo credit: Brenton Salo

July 8, 2014 5:25 pm
Trophy rips!

Trophy rips!

June 25, 2014 6:42 pm
Free, always! We’re ripping stoked to have our semifinals and finals (complete with Ed Forman commentating/making fun of everyone) in the parking lot of The East Portland Eagles Lodge and then throw this killer show with six of Portland’s most ripper bands, bouncing between two stages (thanks for the PA’s KPSU!), all for FREE!

GO RSVP RIPPER! http://bit.ly/RIGSKETSHOW

SEMI’S @5:00pm/5:45pm
FINALS @7:00pm
SHOW @8:30pm-RIP

-BEARCUBBIN’! http://bearcubbin.bandcamp.com/
-SONS OF HUNS http://sonsofhuns.com/
-THE GHOST EASE http://theghostease.bandcamp.com/
-AND AND AND http://andandand.bandcamp.com/
-TALKATIVE http://talkative.bandcamp.com/
-OLD AGE http://oldagemusic.bandcamp.com/

Free, always! We’re ripping stoked to have our semifinals and finals (complete with Ed Forman commentating/making fun of everyone) in the parking lot of The East Portland Eagles Lodge and then throw this killer show with six of Portland’s most ripper bands, bouncing between two stages (thanks for the PA’s KPSU!), all for FREE!

GO RSVP RIPPER! http://bit.ly/RIGSKETSHOW

SEMI’S @5:00pm/5:45pm
FINALS @7:00pm
SHOW @8:30pm-RIP

-BEARCUBBIN’! http://bearcubbin.bandcamp.com/
-SONS OF HUNS http://sonsofhuns.com/
-THE GHOST EASE http://theghostease.bandcamp.com/
-AND AND AND http://andandand.bandcamp.com/
-TALKATIVE http://talkative.bandcamp.com/
-OLD AGE http://oldagemusic.bandcamp.com/

June 23, 2014 4:55 pm

THE BANDS!

We’re proud to announce the full list of bands playing Rigsketball 2014, go check out our ripping band profile page where you can hear and see them all! Here: http://bit.ly/1nze2RQ

BOOSH!

Peter Rainbeau
Coma Serfs
Wooden Indian Burial Ground
PDX Music Writers
Magic Fades
Mannequinhead
Who’s the Ross?
Sama Dams
And And And
Radion
animal eyes
The Hague
Foxy Lemon
Novosti
Psychomagic
The We Shared Milk
trick sensei
Nature Thief/Tigerface
Blue Ember
Us Lights
Lubec
Minden/Orquestra Pacifico Tropical
Hustle and Drone
THANKS
A Happy Death
XRAY.fm
The Solars
Old Age (Surf Tacos)
Sorta Ultra
The Morals
Con Bro Chill
Mister Tang

June 11, 2014 8:01 pm
SHIRTS! If you donate $15 or more, we’ll give you one of these limited edition shirts! DONATE HERE NOW TO CLAIM YOURS: http://bit.ly/thisrips

These things rip mega hard: you can pick either a Tank Top or a T-Shirt! They are hand printed by Bim, on the finest American Apparel shirts that money can buy. Just let us know the type and size that you want when you donate and give us your address, and you’ll be on your way to being the coolest ripping around, in no time.

SHIRTS! If you donate $15 or more, we’ll give you one of these limited edition shirts! DONATE HERE NOW TO CLAIM YOURS: http://bit.ly/thisrips

These things rip mega hard: you can pick either a Tank Top or a T-Shirt! They are hand printed by Bim, on the finest American Apparel shirts that money can buy. Just let us know the type and size that you want when you donate and give us your address, and you’ll be on your way to being the coolest ripping around, in no time.

June 2, 2014 2:56 pm

ANNOUNCING THIS YEAR’S TOURNAMENT! SIGN UP AT www.rigsketball.com STARTING FRIDAY THE 13TH OF JUNE!

August 2, 2013 11:08 am

Directed by Mike Elliott.
Camera by Chris Cantino, Skot Coatsworth, Mike Elliott, Lymay Iwasaki and Andrew Barrick.
Produced by Bim Ditson.
Edited by Skot Coatsworth.
Music by Hustle and Drone.