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VMI CHRISTMAS SHOW

Posted  December 5th, 2016  by  Darin Morris

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 fellow musicians. Merry Christmas and happy holidays! 11:30 AM Eight Rockin’ Reindeer Nine Naughty […]

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October 30 Halloween party at the Doubletree!

Posted  October 24th, 2016  by  Darin Morris

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 raffle for an Epiphone guitar 12:30 Flames of Fire Crank it Up The Hiccups […]

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Oct. 23 RNR Warehouse Lineup

Posted  October 17th, 2016  by  Darin Morris

Valley music institute fall session concert number one! Tickets are four dollars in advance and seven dollars at the door. Come at least a half an hour early and stay and watch your friends bands! 12:30 Flames of Fire Crank it Up Second Surface The Unknown 1:30 The Hiccups Crazy Guitar Midnight Rebels Skulls of […]

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Modesto Area Music Awards and VMI

Posted  September 8th, 2016  by  Darin Morris

Modesto area music awards   Will be held on October 11. The Modstock music festival has been nominated for best small event. Seven Valley music institute bands have been nominated in the best youth band category. Please vote for the Modstock music festival and your favorite youth band. BAD REPUTATION ALL-AMERICAN HEARTBREAKERS SECOND SURFACE ZERO […]

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Miscellaneous

Fall semester begins August 29!

Posted  July 30th, 2016  by  Darin Morris

 We will begin our fall semester on August 29. We will do two shows, one at the rock ‘n’ roll warehouse and one at the double tree Hotel October 23 and October 30. Contact Darin at 543-2066 to sign up.  We expect about 30 bands of all ages with many bands continuing and lots of […]

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Modstock Lineup August 7

10 Troublemakers Skool of Rock Twist Violent Whisper 11 Walking in Circles Laundry Detergent Midnight Rebels 80s Radio 12 K.M.P. Rebel G Artificial Moonlight Mockingjayz 1 Five Slices of Pizza Almost Famous Rattlers 2 Callbox T...
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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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July 24, 26 bands at Greens on 10th St.

We are very excited to take 26 bands into one of the coolest venues in Modesto,  Greens on 10th St.,  on July 24.  Our concert will start at 12 PM and go until  whenever all the rock ‘n’ roll cows come home Come...
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VMI summer session Modstock 2016

We will start our summer session the week of June 13.  30 rehearsal time spread throughout the week, we will play at  greens on 10th St. July 24 and the  sixth annual modstock music festival August 7.   We will also do a fl...
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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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Musician Swapmeet May 15

On May 15 we have our 27 band spring concert at the rock ‘n’ roll warehouse. The concert will go from 12 to 8 PM. All day long, and our 2 acre parking lot, we will have our first musician Swapmeet/flea market. For e...
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