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SIMGE On The Scene: Well Wisher, Big Nothing, Earth Telephone & Thin Lips Played Happy Mondays

Sometimes you run across an artist or group that no matter what song they are playing makes you feel good. Fast or slow, aggressive or laid back, it just does not matter. This weeks Happy Mondays kicked off in that [...]

October 4, 2017 Live, Reviews

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

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

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

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

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

SIMGE On The Scene: WetBrain, Geeze Louise & Fortune Yeller Played Happy Mondays

We had a great preview this week of the summer that is upon us. Yes it was steamy, those were just transition temps. I can do without those temps, I am talking about the show we were provided with. The [...]

June 14, 2017 Live, Reviews

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

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

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