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Dec.16 VMI Holiday Show

Posted  December 10th, 2018  by  Darin Morris

Our biggest holiday show ever! Please arrive at least a half an hour early, we are looking forward to an 8 hour music party! Stay as long as you can, as long as you like 🙂 tickets are five dollars in advance and eight dollars at the door. After this, we take five weeks off […]

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Downtown Youth Music Festival October 26 and 28th

Posted  October 22nd, 2018  by  Darin Morris

Please arrive at least 30 minutes early 🙂 one week off following the final concert and then the holiday session begins where I am requesting that all of the bands play at least one example of brutally rocking holiday music 🙂 October 26 6:30 Armadillo army Rattlers  Super 4 Artificial Moonlight  7:30 Blam! Lucid Dreams […]

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Riverbank wine and cheese festival October 14

Posted  October 9th, 2018  by  Darin Morris

Here is the lineup for the next stop as the bands of VMI tour Northern California! October 7 we were in Lathrop at Dell’Osso family farms, October 14 we take over the city of Riverbank and October 26 and October 28 we take over downtown Modesto!  Come hang out with us this Sunday and enjoy […]

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Dell’Osso Showcase Oct 7

Posted  October 4th, 2018  by  Darin Morris

On October 7 we will bring almost all of our bands to Dell’Osso Family Farm!  This is special because this location has been a favorite for our family and many others for years 🙂 all the musicians will get in for free and I am told they can bring one guest for free as well. […]

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2018 Modstock Lineup

Posted  August 5th, 2018  by  Darin Morris

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 to make more. Please be sure to check VMI rocks.com for the actual time […]

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The Seventh Annual Modstock Music Festival was awesome!

  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,...
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Fall Session Aug. 21. Riverbank and The Portal

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 playe...
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Modstock Music Festival

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...
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Two Day Summer VMI Concert

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 mu...
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May 21 Inaugural Concert

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...
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Summer session begins the week of June 12

Our summer session will begin the week of June 12. This will include the downtown music festival July 23 and the award-winning Modstock music festival August 6.  Everyone will also have the option of participating in the Fourt...
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