The Buffalo Chip Campground
roll call of great bands at the Buffalo Chip reads
like a list of the most famous rock and roll in America.
With a little country western and comedy thrown in.
A partial list is below.
Aug. 5 - Jack Daniels Day / Alice Cooper
Sun. Aug 6 - Billy Idol / Foreigner
Mon. Aug. 7 - Montgomery Gentry / George Thorogood
& The Destroyers
Tues. Aug 8 - Lynyrd Skynyrd / Gretchen Wilson
Wed. Aug. 9 - Kid Rock / Blue Oyster Cult
Thurs. Aug 10 - James Gang Rides Again featuring Joe
Walsh, Jimmy Fox and Dale Peters
Thurs. Aug 10 - Ted Nugent
Fri. Aug. 11 - Alice in Chains / Buckcherry
Sat. Aug. 12 - David Lee Roth / Dan Lawson Band
Aug. 5 - Shinedown
Sat., Aug. 6 - Dickey Betts & Great Southern
Sun., Aug. 7 - Tim McGraw & Keith Anderson
Mon, Aug. 8 - Creedence Clearwater Revisited
Tues., Aug. 9 - Journey
Wed., Aug. 10, 2005 - Toby Keith
Thur., Aug. 11 - Steve Miller Band
Fri., Aug. 12 - Disturbed & Queensryche
Sat., Aug. 13 - Dee Snider & Twisted Sister
7 - Montgomery Gentry
Sun, Aug 8 - 8 Styx
Mon, Aug. 9 - ZZ Top
Tues, Aug. 10 - The Beach Boys
Wed, Aug. 11 - Heart & Reo Speedwagon
Thur, Aug 12 - to be announced
Fri, Aug. 13 - to be announced
Sat., Aug. 14 - George Thorogood & the Destroyers.
bizarre biker photos
full 2005 Sturgis Music schedule at the Buffalo Chip
- from the Buffalo Chip site.
the 2002 Rally, The Chip featured:
The Guess Who
John Kay & Steppenwolf
the years it has proven to be the premiere spot to
hear some of the great bands that line up to play
here before a wild crowd that is billed as the biggest
party on earth.
Kinison to Def Leppard - Sturgis Rally Music at the
performers have like Sam Kinison have screamed their
way into the legend that is the Buffalo Chip. Def
Leopard was one of the biggest shows ever. Ross &
Rotten are perennials. Sturgis
Music List of past Buffalo Chip performers.
World's Biggest Party
of people at the night concerts are one of the things
that makes the Buffalo Chip so appealing. Lots of
bikers come back year after year. Some even camp elsewhere
and still buy a ticket so they don't miss the music.
It's a combination of bands and bikes that draws some
of the best musicians in the world. Musicians who
want to play in front of one of the most crazed crowds
they'll ever stand before.
It all adds up to our top recommendation for music
at the Sturgis Rally. And we'll be there again in