Gig Number 2

On Aug 19th we had our second gig as a band.  This one took place at the Rusty Gull pub in North Vancouver.  This is not a big place.  When we saw the stage before setup we all cringed a little bit.  The stage was the size I would normally use for playing a solo […]

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First Gig

Aug 14th, 2010. Our first gig as a working band. I use working loosely as I qualify that as getting paid, but we were still playing for people, getting exposure and some stage practice. The gig was at 2:30 on a Saturday afternoon on a nice outdoor stage in downtown PoCo (Port Coquitlam). The only […]

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The Practice Sessions

June 27th.  One week after auditions we started rehearsals.  They’re taking place at the manager’s house which is nice as I don’t have to drive fully into Vancouver.  Takes 45 minutes depending on traffic anyways, I hate traffic out here, but I digress.  Got to meet the rest of the band at the first practice […]

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Getting the Keys Playing …Ball Rolling

Back in April of 2010 I was perusing through Craigslist (which is huge out here in Vancouver) looking for some gigs for myself.  It’s not the most time effective way to find work, but it tends to lend me something every once in a while.  I got my first pay check for a piece I […]

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Welcome

Hello one and all!  Welcome to my blog about well me.  Well not entirely me.  There will be all the people I meet, the gigs I play, my band mates, the fans, etc…  No matter what it should provide some entertainment and good laughs or at least some people to laugh at. So being a […]

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