WINTER SESSION Week of Jan 18

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 ne...
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OFFSHORE BAND joins MODSTOCK

OFFSHORE, an original band destined for greatness and friends of VMI, has agreed to play MODSTOCK August 7th at Mancini Bowl. They have also signed on to our first show July 24. Artist Summary Genres: Rock / Alternative / Pop P...
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2013 Summer Tour: One for The History Books!

This last Summer Tour was the Craziest ever! 2 Shows at Surla’s, An award winning Modesto July 4 parade experience, an article in The Modesto View, 10th street place concert, Hero’s, an article in The Modesto Bee, a...
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2018 Modstock Lineup

We are getting ready for the eighth annual Modstock music festival! The Modesto view published a lineup for our bands in their latest issue. Since then, I have had to make significant changes in the lineup and I may still need ...
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VMIRocks Success Story: Rikk Alexander (Tour Schedule)

In early 2011, Rikk Alexander was a member of VMIRocks’ Hall of Famers Wildside. Wildside won the Favorite Band Contest at The Gallo Center 2X in a row! Back in July, Rikk auditioned and got the position for Lead Guitar f...
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2014 at VMI, Rock and Roll History!

2014 was an amazing year at VMIRocks! VMI formed 94 bands! We had over 700 rehearsals, nine concerts at places like the Gallo Center, Heroes, Modstock at Mancini bowl, and the Rock ‘n Roll warehouse. VMI had award-winning...
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FOXRIOT at the FAT CAT

Valley Music Institute band FOXRIOT played at The Fat Cat thursday May 12. FOXRIOT was part of a musical line-up at a fund raiser for Camp Taylor. These grrrls are pros!
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