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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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VMI at The Cheese and Wine

Posted  October 6th, 2019  by  Darin Morris

On October 13 we return to the riverbank cheese and wine festival, one of my favorite events of the year!  Please check in with me at least a half an hour early and allow yourself time for parking and finding us at the corner of Stanislaus and third Street in Riverbank. This is the first […]

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Modstock music festival August 11

Posted  August 2nd, 2019  by  Darin Morris

The Ninth Annual Modstock Music Festival. Totally sponsored by Roberts auto sales! 41 seriously awesome student bands. 14 of the areas most popular and successful professional bands!! Student band lineup on Mancini Bowl: 9:30 AM The Chaos Rockers The Radiant Rockers 10 AM The Eyebirds Playroom Big Sista and the Peng-Juans Nightfall 11 AM Hot Sauce […]

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Modspot Music Festival July 26&28

Posted  July 20th, 2019  by  Darin Morris

Our big two day concert, the last concerts before the Modstock music festival! Tickets are five dollars in advance and seven dollars at the door please come at least a half an hour early and stay as long as you can to support your fellow musicians as you would have them support you! Tickets are […]

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VMI Day at The Fair July 21

Posted  July 14th, 2019  by  Darin Morris

    The valley music institute/VMI Rocks band program  first ever Day at The Fair! Please arrive at the fairgrounds at least 45 minutes to an hour before your scheduled time  to allow for parking, locating the stage, tuning, and getting ready to rock!   If you arrive before 1230 you are going to want […]

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MAMA Voting Is On!

Click The “Vote For MAMA” To Vote Now! Vote for your favorite VMIRocks Band now at www.modestoareamusic.com . There is 5 VMIRocks Bands that are MAMA nominees. Aeon Trip who used to be Scaphism, The Detours. Perfect...
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Line-Up for Hero’s July 21 REVISED!

1pm Living Inspiration Laundry Detergent Sparkling Spotlight 2pm Forgiven Souls On Edge Bride of Chuckie 3pm Rebel G Uncaged Groove Monkey 4pm Uprooted Black Skulls Scaphism 5pm South of the Equator Bad reputation Breaking Chai...
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MODESTO SOUND!

Modesto Sound is THE high quality low cost solution for youth music recording in the area. CEO Brenda Francis has done a great deal for youth music over the years and we are proud to be associated with Modesto Sound! Thank you ...
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GRATITUDE!

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 othe...
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Line-up for The Fat Cat REVISED!

We are at The Fat Cat August 12 12:30 til ? Thanks to Halee Smith of The Forgiven Souls for creating this poster. Halee is TALENTED! ADHD has since changed their name to Morning Sacrifice and The 530’s are now called The ...
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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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