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SIMGE On The Scene: Banditos, MiZ & Animal Masks Played Happy Mondays

I am not sure if Jose had an impact on the turn out at this week’s Happy Mondays, but if this was the reason why this weeks attendance was a bit sparse, I do not understand. It was one of [...]

September 20, 2017 Live, Reviews
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SIMGE On The Scene: The Cryptkeeper Five, The Carousers & Meeko Brando played Happy Mondays

Local summer is here! I do not know where the other summer went, but free parking has returned so I am very thankful for that.  This weeks Happy Mondays was bookended with a Trenton invasion and an act from Long [...]

September 13, 2017 Live, Reviews
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SIMGE On The Scene: After the Burn, Dirty & Modern Crowds rocked Happy Mondays

I have to put full disclaimer in here from the get go. I have been distracted for the past 20 minutes by John Mayer’s, Covered in Rain, it is quite a change of direction from the stylings of Happy Mondays [...]

August 30, 2017 Live, Reviews
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SIMGE On The Scene: Matt Wade, Juice & Waiting On Mongo Played Happy Mondays

Nothing warms the cockles like a night of jams and this weeks Happy Mondays served up a heaping portion of them for us. We had another great crowd as well, with the customary jam band dances forming where ever there [...]

August 16, 2017 Live, Reviews
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SIMGE On The Scene: Wicked Hollow, Deaf Rhino & Olivia Bec Played The Saint

I have done quite a bit on a couple of the bands here so putting in just a few words. Friday night’s gig at The Saint was billed as a The Wicked Hollow Takeover, and to this, it exceeded expectations. [...]

August 15, 2017 Live, Reviews
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SIMGE on the Scene: Bad Cop/Bad Cop, New Years Day, Beartooth + More Played Warped Tour

This years Warped Tour has come though our area, left its mark, and traveled on. All in the blink of an eye. Seems like yesterday, but it has already been one month since it rolled on through. I chose to [...]

August 13, 2017 Live, Reviews
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SIMGE On The Scene: Modern Crowds, New Politicians, Mercury Brothers & The Gray Played The Saint

Took a trip over to The Saint the other night to get in some new music and an album release party. It was another sold out show with predominantly friends and families in attendance, which was beat for the closing [...]

July 30, 2017 Live, Reviews
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SIMGE On The Scene: Can’t Swim, Milly, Latewaves & The Greater Victory Played Happy Mondays

I can remember this was a regular weekly occurrence not too long ago. A Monday night and the Wonder Bar would be jam packed with people, a mix of local and touring bands on the stage sharing some great tunes, [...]

July 26, 2017 Live, Reviews
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Stream: Deal Casino Releases Self-Titled, Full Length Album

I am a huge fan of early Deal Casino – LA, Hurricane, Bang, Bang, Bang, so I have been very hesitant to admit I was thoroughly confused when the guys pulled a change of direction on us. What were these [...]

July 14, 2017 New Music, Reviews
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Listen: Deal Casino Shares “Chelsea’s Wedding” // New LP Out 7/14

The transition and the transformation has officially come to an end. With a full length offering now only days away from being released, our friends in Deal Casino have offered up a teaser track for our listening pleasure.  “Chelsea’s Wedding” [...]

July 10, 2017 Exclusive Content, New Music