NEWS FLASH:  FLIPSIDE BURNER'S FIRST CD COMING SOON. 12 ORIGINAL TUNES !   STAY TUNED.   FOR NOW PLAY THE DEMO VERSION OF DON'T MATTER BOOGIE, (SCROLL TO THE BOTTOM OF THIS PAGE).                                                                Sorry, The Flipside Burners don’t play “Uptown Funk”.   No Disco or Rap either.   They don’t cater to the current popular craze unless maybe it was inspired by 40’s or 50’s.   They do however guarantee to get the dance floor jumpin’ with some cool vintage Rockabilly or swingin’ Jump Blues tunes.  

The Flipside Burners are a popular San Diego based Americana  band with a fun vintage Rockabilly and Rock & Roll roots vibe that plays danceable, Traditional 50’ Rockabilly, (with a little “grease” added), early Rock &Roll, Neo Rockabilly , Country and will occasionally jump into a 1940’s T-Bone Walker inspired Jump Blues. 

The Flipside Burner who pride themselves in fabulous musicianship and song writing, are an extremely popular, busy San Diego based band that has played over 500 hundreds shows all over San Diego county over the last few years.  They are currently working on their first CD of original tunes. 

The Flipside Burners are influenced by the bands and artists of a better time who shaped Rock & Roll.   For all you  millennials, this would include: Carl Perkins, Eddie Cochran, T-Bone Walker, Elvis, The Stray Cats, Johnny Cash, Jerry Lee Lewis, Gene Vincent, and many others. 

The Flipside Burners have played at the Gator by the Bay Festival, Casinos, and many top music venues in San Diego County.  Members of the Flipside Burners have previously played alongside and with of some of the top recording artists in the US and Europe. 

The Flipside Burners usually play as a trio: Guitar, Stand Up Bass and Drums but will occasionally have some amazing quest performers play with the band .

If you are interested in hiring the band for a public event, grand opening, car show, birthday party, music venue, private event, concert, Rockabilly Scentsy party, Rockabilly baby shower, Rockabilly Bunko, even a Rockabilly theme Wedding, we’ll do it. 

For bookings or questions please contact: 

Mark Fahl: Guitarist/Vocalist/Songwriter/Founder for the Flipside Burners: fahlguy55@yahoo.com (619)822-9474 

Rockabilly Definition:  A hybrid style of music that kicked off in the mid- fifties.   Rock and Country (known as “Hillbilly” Music).  Hence the term “Rockabilly".   Usually characterized by an uptempo rocking beat with a slapping stand up bass, twanging electric guitar and often early “Elvis” style vocals. 

In the mid-late seventies in the UK it was revived by Neo Rockabilly bands, the Stray Cats  leading the way, into a music and fashion subculture characterized by a dress code based on 1950s American “Greaser” theme and Hot Rod B-movies. 

Band Member Bios: 

MARK FAHL: GUITARIST/ VOCALIST 
 Mark started playing guitar in the 60's and has played in many popular bands and venues in San Diego County including The Gator By the Bay Festival, Hard Rock Café, Pechanga, Pala, Sycuan, Veijas, Jamul Casinos.  Mark recorded the song "Out of Limits" witch was a billboard number one surf hit with Michael Z Gordon and also has played behind Sonny Turner of the Platters, Nancy Sinatra and Lynn Anderson. 

PAUL KIMBAROW: DRUMS: Paul is one of the best drummers in the county...bar none.  He has been a professional drummer and entertainer for more than forty years. Paul played drums for Sha Na Na.of Woodstock fame for 14 years, toured and recorded with  popular recording artists A. J. Croce, Ashford and Simpson, Billy Thompson and many others.   He is in high demand because of his awesome drumming skill.  

JUSTICE GUEVARA: BASS.   Justice is one talented young man.  He can slap that Dog house Bass with the best of them.   He is in high demand because of his musical skills and showmanship.   He also plays a mean guitar.  

 

Artist/Bands that members of the Flipside Burners have previously played or recorded with: 

Michael Z. Gordon, (no.1 hit ,“Out of Limits”), Nancy Sinatra (These Boots are made for Walkin), Sonny Turner of the Hit makers the Platters,  Lynn Anderson, Sha Na Na, AJ Croce, Ashford and Sympson.

Calling All Rockabilly Fans!

Thanks to all who bought tickets. You raised close to $2000 for freedom Station. Congradulations to Nina Fiamungo for winning .

MARK ON THE GRETSCH

Mark rockin' out on the Gretsch.

Justice riding the double Bass

Justice riding the double Bass

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Previous events

CANCELLED Flipside Burners at Cruisin' Grand Nitro Night

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Cruisin Grand Escondido, Grand and Maple, Escondido, CA 92025

The Flipside Burners Band will be playing at Cruisin' Grand, Nitro Night, at Maple St. and Grand in Escondido on September 25th.

Nitro Night, part of Cruisin Grand in downtown Escondido is one of the most anticipated events of the year for vintage top fuel dragsters.

Shop, Dine at one of the many great restaurants, stroll the streets checking out the hundreds of vintage cars. live music on three stages at the nation's number one car show/cruise.

CANCELLED DUE TO COVID Flipside Burners at the Rod Run Classic Car Show all day Sock-Hop at the Old Town Blues Club Temecula

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Old Town Blues Club, 28636 Old Town Front St Unit #102, Temecula, CA 92590

CANCELLED DUE TO COVID What's a classic car show without great classic American rock n roll from the 50's & 60's and a "sock hop"?!!

At the Old Town Blues Club in Temecula they are going Old School and asking folks to dress up like it's American Graffiti all over again! Dig out your bobby sox, poodle skirts & hair grease!

Looking for great dancers to fill our dance floor!
Prizes will be awarded for best "couples" dancers!

You'll be taking your shoes off at the door and slipping' and sliding' in your stocking feet! Just like we used to do at the "sock hop" in our high-school gymnasium.

Think Grease, Happy Days and American Graffiti!

NON STOP LIVE MUSIC ALL DAY WITH THREE GREAT BANDS! live music starts at 12pm with the FLIPSIDE BURNERS BAND.

GONNA BE A BLAST. YOU DON'T WANT TO MISS THIS ONE DADIO.

Details to follow!! Stay tuned.

Flipside Burners at Cruisin' Grand Escondido

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Cruisin Grand Escondido, Grand and Maple, Escondido, CA 92025

The Flipside Burners Band will be playing at Cruisin' Grand, on Maple St. and Grand, Escondido on July 3rd. Shop, Dine at one of the many great restaurants, stroll the streets checking out the hundreds of vintage cars. live music on three stages at the nation's number one car show/cruise.

Flipside Burners at the Old Town Blues Club Dinner Show

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Old Town Blues Club, 28636 Old Town Front St Unit #102, Temecula, CA 92590

The Flipside Burners are really excited to play some live Rockabilly and Jump Blues at the Re-opening of the OTBC. Kid Justice Guevara will be slappin the doghouse bass. Drummer extraordinaire Paul Kimbarow swingin the beat and Mark will trying to recall the guitar parts and words to the songs ( been a while since we played-lol ). This is a dinner and live music event so please read the following below. Thanks, hope to see you there !

IMPORTANT NOTICE TO ALL OTBC FOLLOWERS: In order to comply with the COVID 19 public safety guidelines, we have to do things differently at Old Town Blues Club. Basically, we have temporarily become a restaurant with live music. SO DON'T MAKE MEAL PLANS PRIOR TO COMING TO OTBC!! Please note that we are taking seriously all safety precautions possible and will be working within the state and ABC public safety guidelines. Old Town Blues Club has partnered with a catering company that will be on site throughout our events. We will be doing two shows nightly on Fridays and Saturdays. One show on Sunday afternoons and we will also be doing some selective week night evening special events. Until further notice all of our shows will require the purchase of and INCLUDE, for one low price: 1. A Live Music Performance 2. A basic meal 3. Two (2) Drinks of your choice (Beer, wine, Hard Seltzers, soda or juice) 4. Gratuities not included. We are required by the State and County to sell food in order to be open. There are zero exceptions to this rule, so please don't ask. SHOW TICKETS will be available on EVENTBRITE online via links on our FACEBOOK and WEB PAGE Event listing and also at the door, if not sold out. In order to comply with the social distancing regulations, we have limited capacity and we can not allow for standing room. Seating is limited to indoor and outdoor space and it is on a first come first serve basis with no specific table reservations accepted. Sorry, but still 21 AND OVER only. We thank you very much for your patronage, your support, your patience, understanding and cooperation through all of these changes. We promise to do all that we can to ensure a quality and safe experience at Old Town Blues Club and we will always continue to look for improvements. See you this weekend!! "Blues to ya!!" -Andy

Flipside Burners at Fast Times in Bay Park

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Fast Times, 3065 Clairmont Dr., San Diego CA

The popular Flipside Burners band will be playing some cool vintage Rockabilly, Jump Blues and Swing songs live at Fast Times bar and restaurant on Friday, May 22nd at 7pm till 10pm.

Fast Times has a full kitchen and select the finest ingredients for chef Pasqual and his team to work their magic. From steaks, salmon and lobster to great salads and appetizers-our menu has something for everyone. The bar has a full selection of quality liquors, wines and 12 local craft beers for you San Diego beer aficionados.

Their dog friendly patio that always has a cool breeze and view towards Mission Bay and the Pacific Ocean.

You don’t want to miss this show. Gonna be good times at Fast times.

3065 Clairemont Drive, San Diego fasttimessd.com

CANCELLED Flipside Burners at Cruisin' Grand Escondido.

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Cruisin Grand Escondido, Grand and Maple, Escondido, CA 92025

UNFORTUNATELY THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELED DUE TO PUBLIC HEALTH CONCERSN DUE TO THE CORONA VIRUS.The Flipside Burners Band will be playing at Juniper St Gazebo at Cruisin' Grand, corner of Juniper and Grand in Escondido on April 10.
Shop, Dine at one of the many great restaurants, stroll the streets checking out the hundreds of vintage cars. live music on three stages at the nation's number one car show/cruise.

CANCELLED Dancing Bobs 99th Birthday Party at the Coyote Bar & Grill

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Coyote Bar and Grill, Village Faire, 300 Carlsbad Village Dr # 114, Carlsbad, CA 92008

Come celebrate Bob Overmyer's, (otherwise known as dancing Bob) 99th birthday on Saturday afternoon, April 4th from 2pm till 5:30pm at the Coyote Bar & Grill in Carlsbad.
Bob will turn 99 years young on April 7th.
Live music by the Flipside Burners Band starting at 2pm.
Mark your calendars now. You don't want to miss this !

CANCELLED Flipside Burners at Grand Ole BBQ Flinn Springs

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Grand Ole BBQ Flinn Springs, 15505 Olde Hwy 80, El Cajon, CA 92021

SORRY CANCELLED DUE TO CORONA. Live Rockabilly, Jump Blues and Swing by the Flipside Burners Band at the Grand Ole BBQ in Flinn Springs.
Rockabilly and the best BBQ in town - a great combination. The Flipside Burners will be playing from 5pm till 8pm.
Ooh, and also Color TV. Come on out. Gonna be a lot of fun.

CANCELLED. Flipside Burners at Hacienda De Vega Encinitas

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CANCELLED. Hacienda de Vega Encinitas, 162 S Rancho Santa Fe Rd., Encinitas, CA

SORRY CANCELLED DUE TO CORONA. Join us Friday March 20 at Hacienda de Vega restaurant in Encinitas for an exciting night of dining & dancing to live music on the patio with the Flipside Burners band. Located in the beautiful Rancho Santa Fe Plaza in Encinitas. Gas heaters and cozy fire pits available on a first come first serve basis.

The band starts playing at 6:00pm.
No Cover.

Margaritas and Rockabilly music - a great combination.

You don't want to miss this one.
Mark your calendars now !

Flipside Burners at the Bunker House in Oceanside

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The Bunker House Cafe and Social Lounge, 322 North Cleveland St. Suite B. , Oceanside CA

Hope to see you at The Bunker House Cafe & Social Lounge in Oceanside on Friday, March 13th. Live music by the Flipside Burners Band starting at 6pm, wine tasting and much more.

No cover. Arrive early for the best seats! Happy Hour every day from 4 pm to 6 pm.

The ’Burners’ play a blazing variety of Rockabilly, Swing, up tempo Jump Blues, and Vintage Rock & Roll originals and covers from Johnny Cash to the Stray Cats and all points in between. They are currently working on their first full-length album. Learn More: www.flipsideburners.com

The Bunker House is a place for people to come out and experience live music, taste a variety of great wines and just hang out. They also offer a comfy atmosphere with a back patio offering craft beer, wine, coffee, tea, smoothies, and bites.

322 North Cleveland St. Suite B, Oceanside CA www.bunkerhouselounge.com (760)-967-7727

Flipside Burners at the Bunker House Cafe in Oceanside

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The Bunker House Cafe and Social Lounge, 322 North Cleveland St. Suite B. , Oceanside CA

Hope to see you at ouse is a place for people to come out and experience live music, taste a variety of great wines and just hang out. They also offer a comfy atmosphere with a back patio offering craft beer, wine, coffee, tea, smoothies, and bites.

The Bunker House Cafe & Social Lounge in Oceanside on Saturday Feb 8th. Live music by the Flipside Burners Band starting at 6pm, wine tasting and much more.

No cover. Arrive early for the best seats! Happy Hour every day from 4 pm to 6 pm.

The ’Burners’ play a blazing variety of Rockabilly, Swing, up tempo Jump Blues, and Vintage Rock & Roll originals and covers from Johnny Cash to the Stray Cats and all points in between. They are currently working on their first full-length album. Learn More: www.flipsideburners.com

The Bunker H322 North Cleveland St. Suite B, Oceanside CA www.bunkerhouselounge.com (760)-967-7727

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Flipside Burners Private event

Flipside Burners at Coyote Bar & Grill

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Coyote Bar and Grill, Village Faire, 300 Carlsbad Village Dr # 114, Carlsbad, CA 92008

Come join us for some live Rockabilly, Jump Blues and Swing tunes on the patio on Sat afternoon, Jan 11th.
The Coyote has a great menu so come out for lunch or dinner.
All ages, no cover.

Paul Kimbarrow, formerly of Sha Na Na, Ashford and Simpson and AJ Croce on drums. Justice the kid Guevara slapping the Stand up bass and Mark Fahl on guitar and vocals. Mark your calendar now. See ya there.

Flipside Burners Private Event

Flipside Burners Private Party

Flipside Burners at Coyote Bar & Grill

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Coyote Bar and Grill, Village Faire, 300 Carlsbad Village Dr # 114, Carlsbad, CA 92008

The Flipside Burners will be playing some cool vintage Rockabilly tunes on the patio on at the coolest place in town. Friendly servers, great food, no cover. Margaritas and Rockabilly - a great combination. Hope to see you there. Justice the "Kid" Guevara slappin the doghouse bass. Paul Kimbarrow formally of Sha Na Na, AJ Croce, Ashford and Simpson on the drums. Mark Fahl on the guitar and vocals.