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Band Talk

GRATITUDE!

Posted  January 1st, 2016  by  Darin Morris

Thanks to all for a great year at the Valley music Institute. Big thanks to Roberts auto sales for all they do and Benz engineering and the Benz family for helping us have such an awesome facility. Additional thanks to our other sponsors, Carlson scale, central valley HHO, Abrams college, Gianelli law firm, dr. David […]

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Local Music

WINTER SESSION Week of Jan 18

Posted  January 1st, 2016  by  Darin Morris

We start the week of January 18 and we play at the Gallo Center, March 20th! This event is fully sponsored by Roberts auto sales we are looking forward to a great semester with some of our favorite musicians and lots of new ones. Tuition is $150 with scholarships available for those in need. We […]

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Events

2015 Holiday Concert Dec 13

Posted  December 7th, 2015  by  Darin Morris

Our holidays session final concert! 16 bands of kids have worked so hard on so much cool Christmas and holiday music! So many songs you’ve heard before but not this way and so many songs I’m sure you haven’t heard Tickets for the concert, which will be held at the rock ‘n’ roll warehouse,are four […]

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Day on the Green December 12

Posted  December 7th, 2015  by  Darin Morris

We are back at the McHenry golf center! Thanks to Abrams college and Ken at the golf center we are presenting another Day on The Green! The last time we played here everyone thought it was one of our best concerts ever the bands start at four. Four hours of brutally rocking holiday music! This […]

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Miscellaneous

2015 celebration of lights parade

Posted  October 30th, 2015  by  Darin Morris

We are doing it again! For the last two years, sponsored by Roberts auto sales, VMI Rocks has done a celebration of lights parade Christmas float. We have won the sweepstakes award for best float two years running. It is time for a threepeat! A select group of musicians will be on the float and […]

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Vote for your favorite band!

Vote for your favorite band daily up until the Gallo Center event on May 29th! Winners will be announced at the event. The most popular bands will receive awards courtesy of the Guitar Center! $50 gift card to each member of 1s...
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Trophy Winners Celebrate Sports Victory

The WINNERS!

What an overwhelming response to this contest. I would like to congratulate all the bands for their fantastic performances at The Fat Cat. All the top bands mobilized armies of voter/fans and I am truly impressed. This spring s...
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