Greg Veen

20 July 2005

Beck performs at Pancho Villa

A friend of a friend reports: a couple of nights ago the mariachi-style guitarist/singer one commonly sees at the Pancho Villa Taqueria in San Francisco's mission district was replaced by none other than Beck. And he has photos to prove it:

Apparently, Beck wasn't widely recognized. That, or people were more interested in their burritos than in some rock star's free impromptu acoustic set.

Me? I totally would've been there if I'd known about it. I think Pancho Villa should start a concert series. Would be very good for burrito sales, I suspect.

Posted by Greg at 04:07 PM.

On 21 July 2005 at 04:26 PM, Adam commented:

That is quite possibly the coolest thing I have heard this week. Go Beck! I wonder if he got any tips?

On 21 July 2005 at 09:13 PM, Tickets commented:

I had tickets available for this event!

On 22 July 2005 at 11:01 AM, Matt commented:

Did he play "Satan Gave me a Taco"?

On 1 August 2005 at 10:23 PM, taiwantiger commented:

More posts please! Your life is this busy, eh? You don't have time to update your friends from far away, eh? Oy vay.

I'll be in Seattle this weekend.


On 3 August 2005 at 12:51 PM, djw commented:

Our host has been conspicious in his absense from Seattle lo these many months.

On 23 August 2005 at 06:40 PM, Frazier commented:

I wonder if we can get him to play at the Tento!!! Silverlake isn't that far away. I can see it now:

"Two fish tacos and a microphone!"

And we could get sodas from the 7-11 down the street!!! YES!!!

Or maybe not.

On 14 September 2005 at 12:02 PM, Bubba Joe commented:

I don't believe that's Beck! No way.

On 15 September 2005 at 06:29 AM, bubba Joe commented:

I offer my humblest apologies. That WAS in fact Beck. I'm a big fan of his and when I saw the water cooler behind him, I refused to believe it. It's hard to believe, but it's true. Coolest thing I ever heard.

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