The BGN News Archive
September 9, 2013
The folks at Boys
From Nowhere have a new trailer...CLICK HERE out for your viewing pleasure…it'll give
you a hint of how awesome the film will be when it comes out…wow!!…and make
sure to "like" their
Facebook Page so you can get updates.....
And Eric Law sent out a link to a great historic viddy
of The Outlets at The Rat from the 80's…and David Minehan with
some very big hair joins them for Knock Me Down…check it out!!
the Needle is the name of a compilation of some 1980's Boston hardcore bands.
On it is Smegma and the Nuns, Gang Green, Celebrity Death Certificate, Scratch
and Mallet Head. Get it here DROP
Here's some stuff coming up - there's TONS of great shows!!:
Muck and The Mires open for The Yardbirds (!!!) Thursday,
September 12th at the Regent Theater…
Boston's own David Minehan is playing guitar in The Replacements
. The next show is in Chicago on September 15th The Pixies open for them!!
The 3rd show is in Denver on Sept 21. Gotta luv it!! Congrats David!! Here's
plus a video of Dave on stage for the Toronto Replacements show.
This is the week of TT's 40th Anniversary
Sunday Sept 8: Permafrost, Sarah Rabdau & Self Employed Assassins, Eldridge
Monday Sept 9: The Grownup Noise, The Shods, The Life Electric
Tuesday Sept 10: Raging Teens, OldJack, Roy Sludge, Matt Heaton and the Electric
Wednesday Sept 11: They're gonna have a Dance Party
Thursday Sept 12: Robin Lane, Jules Verdone, The Bristols, Jenny Dee &The
Deelinquents, Thalia Zedek Band, Ruby Rose Fox, Davina Yannetty, Sophia Cacciola
and Michael J. Epstein
Friday Sept 13: The Gravel Pit, The Sheila Divine, The Field Effect, Corin
Ashley, Kenny Chambers of Moving Targets, Emergency Music
And Saturday - WOW!!: The Classic Ruins, O Positive, Three Colors, The Dogmatics,
Reid Paley, Randy Black and the Heathcroppers, Willie Alexander, Mike the Considerate
and the Interns
Bob Colby's Cantab Second Thursday show is coming up on
Sept 12th...he's excited to have psych bands this time around: So
Sol, Jeff Beam, The Free ways and The Moontowers
Pere Ubu is at Brighton Music
Hall Saturday, September 14th!!!
To raise money to help research MS the Crash
Safely benefit shows are taking place over
4 nights in September : Sept. 13 at Oberon in Harvard
Square - DJ/VJ Craig MacNeil of Videodrome Discotheque, The Upper Crust,
John Powhida International Airport and Parlour Bells
Friday Sept 14 at The Davis Square Theater Somerville - The
Nickel & Dime Band, Township, The Duckbills (members of the Figgs), Mount
Peru and Tsunami of Sound
The Next weekend Sept 20 & 21 are at The Midway… Friday 9/20
Titanics, Corin Ashley, The Unholy III, The Phil Aiken Army and Lenny
Lashley's Gang of One
Saturday 9/21 - Sidewalk Driver, Gene Dante and The Future Starlets,
My Own Worst Enemy, The I Want You, & Cotton Candy
another Awesome show alert!!:9/21 Upstart
Fest 2013 - The Northeast's Biggest and Best Punk Rock Party will be at
the Middle East Down with Koffin Kats, Hudson Falcons, Turbo AC's,
Two Fisted Law, American Pinup, New Red Scare, Svetlanas (U.S.S.R.), Cry
Havoc, The Old Edison and OC45 - DOORS AT 5PM!!!
If you are not in Boston don't despair…this show is touring and may be coming
to a city near you check out their website!
Also on the 21st - At Radio is a celebration of Joan Jett's
Birthday!! So its Ladies of the 80's cover songs night…
Rat Reunion Beach Party
9/14 & 15 At The Red Parrot ,
Nantasket Beach in Hull September 14th (Saturday noon to 6 pm) -- Rat
Musicians Cookout/Small Jam!, September 14th (Saturday 6 pm to close) -- Red
Parrot (Beach Bar) Rat Jam! , Sunday, September 15th (noon to close) -- The
Main Event -- Rat Veteran Bands in All Rooms of The Red Parrot!
So far the band list is as follows Slow Children, The Beachcombovers, The
Boize, The Derangers, Cindy Daley, formerly of Lovelace,
Liz Borden, JetSet, The GraveDancers , State of The Union, The Workers (w/
Sev Grossman, David McClean!), The Kenne Highland Clan, FoxPass, Red
House, Tsunami of Sound, Heavy Weddle & Sweet Release - and the list continues
Saturday Sept 22 you can go hang out at the Allston
Village Street Fair…Noon - 6 PM
2 stages of music, and street perfomers too! I only recognize the names
of two bands on the list but hey I'm sure they'll be great - it's Allston after
Saturday September 28th Cal Cali brings us The
(YAY!!) along with the Bob Cenci Cal Cali Duo (and other tba) at
There's a special show on Tuesday October 1st at The Beachcomber
in Quincy with Richie Parson doing a special solo gig!! And talk about
a super group!! He's got not only Brother Cleve on guitar - but Carl
Biancucci on bass!! Also special guest that night are and Kepi Ghoulie
and all the way from Italy: Miss
Chain and The Broken Heels…Richie says he has loads of new material
they'll be performing!
11th Annual Ponderosa Stomp is this October 3, 5 and 5 at The
Rock n Bowl in New Orleans check out their
site for a list of performers etc....
Terry Brenner has put together a great
show up in Salem…The Smithereens (!!!) with Pop Gun and Gyro
Lula at the Old
Town Hall in Salem Tix are 35 buckaroos my friends…and its an early show
with doors at 6PM.
October 12th -WAS going to be Cal Cali's Rat Reunion - but he's
moving it because of Spit Reunion #2!!! On October 12th At Bill's Bar on
Landsowne St…..DJs will include Tony V, Paul V and Steven Strick
and music so far will be by Robin Lane and Lizzie Borden & The Axes..get
info timeline and buy tix at their website
Also on October 12th is The Boston Boozehounds Reunion Show at
the Middle East Up along with Reno Divorce and Loser's Circle
November 8th is Baker boys night at Radio down with The Kurt
Baker Band and Tom Baker and The Snakes…
And really far in advance we're letting you know about John Surette's
punk opera Tomorrow The World will be performed live at the Middle
East, Saturday Dec 14.
Don't forget that The
Live at the Rat CD is now available for purchase from QRST's...go
get your very own!! Talk about the way back machine and a bunch of awesome memiories!!
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