Thao Nguyen, the woman behind Thao & the Get Down Stay Down, starting playing music at a ripe age of 12. Her life consists of touring and making critically acclaimed album after another. It was in San Francisco where she formed the folk-alternative band, Thao & the Get Down Stay Down and it was smooth sailing from there. Thao headlines the El Rey on Saturday, February 15. Supporting them are Sonny & The Sunsets.

Tickets are $20 – $35, doors open at 8:00pm, and the event is all ages. You can win a pair of tickets with us by entering the contest below.


First make sure you’re following Grimy Goods on Twitter here and/or “like” our Facebook page here. Next, email with your full name for guest list and a clever reason why you want a pair of tickets to Thao & the Get Down Stay Down at the El Rey. When you’re done with your email, send us a Tweet so we know you entered the contest or you can post on our Facebook wall. We’ll select a winner that has done all of the above mentioned. Winners will be announced via email, Facebook and Twitter on Wednesday, February 12. Winners will have until 10am Thursday, February 13 to reply back to our email and confirm their win.

TWEET: Hey @GrimyGoods, I wanna win tickets to Thao & the Get Down Stay Down (@thaogetstaydown) at @ElReyTheatre!

FACEBOOK: Just leave a comment on our wall letting us know you entered our contest for tickets to Thao & the Get Down Stay Down at the El Rey on February, 15.