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The State Theatre Session

Posted  March 8th, 2020  by  Darin Morris
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VMI at Gallo March 15

Posted  March 8th, 2020  by  Darin Morris

    46 bands, the biggest concert we have ever done! All musicians should be there at least 30 minutes early. Come in the back stage door. Any parents who want to help backstage or accompany their kids need to let me know quickly, so I can put you on the list. Guitar players and […]

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Youth MusicFest Feb 28, March 1

Posted  February 23rd, 2020  by  Darin Morris

This year’s downtown youth music Festival features 46 bands over two days. Our biggest ever! Friday, February 28 and Sunday, March 1. Please arrive at least half an hour before your band is scheduled to play and stay as long as you can. Please support your musical peers as they support you 🙂 Tickets are […]

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Concerts Dec 14 &15

Posted  December 8th, 2019  by  Darin Morris

Here is the lineup for the 2019 holiday concert at the VMI building this Saturday and Sunday! I appreciate everyone’s help with scheduling  We ended up keeping the concerts on December 14 and December 15. I understand we may have to do some adjusting of times or even days so please let me know your […]

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Downtown Music Festival Oct.25 & 27

Posted  October 20th, 2019  by  Darin Morris

Our final concert series for the fall session is this weekend! Friday night’s concert is going to be the latest we have ever had. If anyone wants to move from Friday to Sunday just let me know, no later than Tuesday please.  Tickets are five dollars in advance and seven dollars at the door. Everyone […]

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Hank Harmon Music Scholarship

http://www.gofundme.com/hankharmonmusic On June 30 our dear friend Hank Harmon passed away. He leaves behind his wonderful wife Amy, and his four beautiful children, Audrey, Cash, Tommy, and Henry. My family has been very close...
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Sunday’s lineup at The Red Event Center!

This Sunday’s rock ‘n’ roll extravaganza has been moved from the fat cat to the red event center at 921 eighth Street. Because of the last-minute change, the tickets will say fat cat on them but the show will ...
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Thanks to Generous Donors

We would like to thank Tom Adrian, of MoCal Office Solutions and father of talented teen heart-throb Heath Adrian, for donating a copier for the band room. Also thank you to Bruce Garrett of Peak Amplitude for donating some ver...
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VMIRocks at The Fourth of July Parade!

Thanks to Michelle Goodreau for Pics. Thanks to The Black Skulls: Dylan, Sage, Blair, Amanda, Colin and Paul, and their friends: Cale, Taylor, Heath and Christian for Rocking the Parade! Invaluable muscle and talent provided by...
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Fat Cat Aug 2 Line-up Revised

The fat cat music house and lounge lineup for August 2 VMI rocks show tickets are seven dollars in advance and $10 at the door. 12:30 PM Fantastic Five Rock Candy Kids Mass Mayhem Bride of Chucky 1:30 PM Ones and Zeroes Rebel G...
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MODSTOCK PRIZE: L.A. Recording Studio

A winning band from the Modstock poll will receive a 3 song recording session with Studio V.E.G.A. Productions. Vic Garcia from V.E.G.A. will record the band in Modesto and the tracks will be mixed by Brandon Davis(famous Modes...
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