This is where it all started in 1998: Los Angeles, California! The 17th Annual IPO Los Angeles will take place in various venues throughout Los Angeles and Orange County, featuring more than 70 of the best bands from Los Angeles and beyond! The Shamus Twins go on at 1:45pm and The Galaxies at 4:45pm!
International Pop Overthrow (or IPO, as it has affectionately become known) is a pop music festival which has been held for the past fourteen years in Los Angeles. We have also held IPO for various years in Chicago, New York, Boston, San Diego, Phoenix, Detroit, Milwaukee, Portland, Seattle, Austin, Dallas, Vancouver, and Toronto, as well as in Liverpool (at the world famous Cavern Club), and London, UK!