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The Seventh Annual Modstock Music Festival was awesome!

Posted  August 7th, 2017  by  Darin Morris

  Thanks to Roberts auto sales, the Martinez family, the Dobbins family, my wife and children, the Bloomfield family, the Stokes family, Robbie Boyatt,  and all the others who helped set up and execute, and clean up from, the seventh annual Modstock music festival.   Thanks to all of the Vendors, the VMI performers and […]

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Local Music

Fall Session Aug. 21. Riverbank and The Portal

Posted  August 7th, 2017  by  Darin Morris

We will start the fall session the week of August 21 with a performance at The Portal  October 8 and the riverbank wine and cheese festival October 15.  The portal is an amazing new venue in Modesto and the last time we played Riverbank wine and cheese was tons of fun. We will bring the […]

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Band Talk

Modstock Music Festival

Posted  July 27th, 2017  by  Darin Morris

The seventh annual Modstock music festival is coming Sunday, August 6. Sponsored by Roberts auto sales, the event features 30 VMIRocks bands, four local pro/favorites, dozens of vendors, award-winning Modstock T-shirts with the name of your band on them, a guitar raffle, bouncy house, floating hamster ball, arts and crafts and more! A day of […]

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Events

Two Day Summer VMI Concert

Posted  July 16th, 2017  by  Darin Morris

A two day marathon of rock ‘n’ roll mayhem  at the VMI building at 1220 J St. Tickets are five dollars in advance and eight dollars at the door and your ticket is good for both days. Come and support your fellow musicians! We are getting ready for the Modstock music festival on August 6 […]

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Local Music

May 21 Inaugural Concert

Posted  May 15th, 2017  by  Darin Morris

The first concert at our new facility. Come help make Modesto music history! Arrive at least 30 minutes early and stay and support the other bands. Tickets are $6 in advance and $9 at the door. 1:00 Flaming Roses Mad Revolution The Market of the Blazing Lights 5 Crazy Rockers 2:00 Laundry Detergent Artificial Moonlight […]

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May 7 Farewell to the R&R Warehouse

The last concert ever at the rock ‘n’ roll warehouse. We have done thousands of rehearsals and  dozens of shows but it’s time to move on to the next chapter at our fabulous new place downtown. Come celebrate ...
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VMI Rocks the Gallo Center March 19

    28 bands at the Gallo Center, March 19th. This is a free concert sponsored by Roberts auto sales. You deserve a new car don’t you think? Come at least a half an hour early, I need one parent from each band t...
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March 5 ROCKAPALOOZA

28 bands at the rock ‘n’ roll warehouse, 501 Bitritto, March 5! Tickets are four dollars in advance and seven dollars at the door. Eat drink and be merry, hang out, and support your fellow musicians.😊 12:00 ...
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VMI Winter: Play at Gallo Center

We start Winter Session the week of Jan 16. We will have about 30 bands that meet once a week. We need singers, bassists, sax, keyboards, drums and guitars. Play at The Rock and Roll Warehouse March 5 and The Gallo Center March...
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VMI CHRISTMAS SHOW

17 Christmas themed the bands to perform Sunday, December 11 at the rock ‘n’ roll warehouse! My favorite concert of the year Get there at least a half an hour early, and stay as long as you can to support your fello...
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October 30 Halloween party at the Doubletree!

Everyone is invited to wear their costumes! Come early stay late and order food and drink from the very excellent Maxis restaurant. No outside food allowed. Tickets are seven dollars in advance and $10 at the door. We will do a...
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