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VMI at Halloween Car Show Oct 18

Posted  October 17th, 2017  by  Darin Morris

VMIRocks at the Halloween Car Show 5 PM Split Second The Unknown Forced Association 6 PM MP5 Checkerboard Sky Space Kitty Float On 7 PM Bad Reputation Concussion Heralds of Doom

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31 Bands at The Portal Oct. 8

Posted  October 1st, 2017  by  Darin Morris

Youth stage is the corner of Stanislaus and 3rd. 31 bands from 12 PM until 8 PM on October 8 at The Portal one of Modesto’s most exciting venues. Be there at least 30 minutes before your band is scheduled to play. Please stay as long as possible and support your fellow musicians as you […]

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Birthday party/events at VMI!

Posted  September 21st, 2017  by  Darin Morris

Have your birthday party/event at ModSpot,  home of VMI rocks. 5000 square feet, giant sound system, pro lights,  seating and tables for any size event, and a  convenient, fun downtown location. If your child is in a band we are set up for them to play.  Connect your iPhone to our giant sound system and […]

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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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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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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 ...
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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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Oct. 23 RNR Warehouse Lineup

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 ...
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Modesto Area Music Awards and VMI

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 f...
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