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SIMGE On The Scene: Tango Machina, The Black Clouds & Deaf Rhino Played Happy Mondays

This weeks Happy Mondays was just what the doctor ordered. An aggressive, in your face slug fest from a genre that has become a forgotten second fiddle to many of the musical stylings that grace much of our area. When [...]

May 24, 2017 Live, Reviews
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SIMGE On The Scene: MACK, Pioneer the Eel and Levy & The Oaks played Happy Mondays

Just what the doctor ordered for this episode of Happy Mondays, a perfect calm before the rager that is to go down next week. A little smooth, feel good music to start the week was a great elixir for me [...]

May 17, 2017 Live, Reviews
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SIMGE On The Scene: Chris Brown, Smalltalk & Everymen Played Happy Mondays

Everymen stopped by to headline Happy Mondays this week in support of their new release “May Ashes Have Stories to Tell”. Coming up from Florida for a tour of the northeast, the five-piece act adds a punk attitude into some [...]

May 10, 2017 Live, Reviews
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SIMGE On The Scene: Little Vicious, Yawn Mower & Gay Guy/Straight Guy Welcomed Back Happy Mondays

Happy Mondays has returned! For me, this is the one event I will attend without looking to see who is playing. Unless we get a request, I am going to shows that have piqued my interest, but for the past [...]

May 3, 2017 Live, Reviews
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SIMGE On The Scene: Ron Santee, Shady Street Show Band & Levy and the Oaks Played Happy Mondays

The final Happy Mondays of the year, and possibly the series, concluded this week with a huge party. The event was bittersweet for me as I began this journey of mine almost three years ago with this weekly gathering. I [...]

December 21, 2016 Live, Reviews
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SIMGE On The Scene: The Wag, Underlined Passages, & Flammable Animals Played Happy Mondays

This week’s Happy Mondays began with a really nice, indie folk act. The Wag, a quartet from Middletown, has some killer harmonies going and they performed with the perfect use of sparseness. Electric Bass, Acoustic Guitar, Bongos and various percussive [...]

December 14, 2016 Live, Reviews
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SIMGE On The Scene: Sister Ancestor, Lunch Ladies, & Gravity Well Played Happy Mondays

The final month of Happy Mondays kicked off this week in, I am going to have to say, surprising fashion. There was something in the atmosphere this night that transcended all good feelings even with the Jets stinking up the [...]

December 6, 2016 Live, Reviews
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SIMGE On The Scene: Garden State Line, Tico, & The Vansaders Played Happy Mondays

We end November with the feasts devoured, the Wonder Bar all decorated for the holidays, 60 degree temps not withstanding, and the music still pumping along. This week’s Happy Mondays was a special celebration for Wonder Bar employee Kevin Ihnen. [...]

November 29, 2016 Live, Reviews
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SIMGE On The Scene: Mr. Payday, The Ones You Forgot & Julian Fulton Band Played Happy Mondays

This month is going a bit too fast for me. Thanksgiving week already. Not sure what happened there and where it went, but it is what we have. The one constant I look forward to every week is Happy Mondays. [...]

November 22, 2016 Live, Reviews
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SIMGE On The Scene: Well Wisher, Doc Emmett, Weakened Friends & The North American Played Happy Mondays

A night of interchangeable parts. That is how things started off at this weeks Happy Mondays. Well Wisher, constructed with members of Dollys and Toy Cars, began the show for us.  Natalie Newbold moved out to guitar and Mike Linardi [...]

November 17, 2016 Live, Reviews