The Glass House in Pomona picked up where it left off after last Monday’s performance by Bad Religion when another punk band, Face to Face, packed the cozy venue last Thursday.
People of all ages gathered around to hear local bands playing at the Glendora Foursquare Church in Glendora. The four bands that played were Frank Scares Me, Miscellaneous X, Custom Deluxe and Seventen.
Punk is not dead. This Monday Pomona’s Glass House was full of die hard fans of punk rock as they eagerly lined up outside to see one of the oldest punk bands still touring-Bad Religion.
Forget the New Kids on the Block (sorry Toni Dreier), forget the Dixie Chicks (sorry Jennifer Parsons) and forget other bands and artists who come and go within a few months after one or two hits. It is all about Morrissey.
As seasons change and spring come to full force, flowers bloom and celebration is in the air. Many people also associate spring with love.
There were four bands, great music and an audience that knew how to have fun without making trouble.
For the fans of the garage band and the nitty-gritty, blunt, hard-cut sound, there might be a local album available to quench your selective thirsts. Recording artists Rent-A-Frend’s new release “Flocking Egg Beach” might have a place on the entertainment center CD rack.
For college students the wallet almost always seems to be a little empty, especially when the craving for new tunes comes along. Do not fret – new CDs can be bought at a fraction of the prices retail stores sell them for, the key is knowing where to shop.
Summer is a time for relaxing and getting the opportunity to do the things that might have impeded one’s schedule during the school year. Summer is a time to sleep in, watch television, go to the beach and attend concerts.
“Fat Side of Skinny,” “Sleeper” and “Coffee Boy.” No, these are not titles to this summer’s new film releases. These are just a few of the 22 original songs written and performed by the up-and-coming band “The Big Pill.”