MGC Music 2015 Preview
With MGC just hours away we wanted to remind you all not to miss the awesome day of music that we have planned for you this coming Saturday April 11th. Some of the hottest local bands will be treating your eardrums to a variety of great tunes which will not only have you grooving along but will also fit the ambience of MGC pefectly. So who can you look forward to seeing on the bill and what can you expect from them? Check out our quick preview of all of the bands to find out!
The music starts at 11:30am in the vendor tent at MGC and will feature some of the finest Milwaukee bands that we have featured on our show. ABOG Podcast will set up a table next to the stage for that entire day so follow your ears and stop by to say Hello. Be sure to stick around and check out and support the plethora of Milwaukee local music talent. We promise you won't be disappointed:
The Atomic Spins Forged at the hands of the Judge of Heaven and formed on the anvil of Clionadh, an aural creature emerges, packed with the passion of the Mississippi Delta and the power of Rock N Roll. Explosive guitars, valiant bass grooves and eclectic percussive beats conspire to create… The Atomic Spins.
http://theatomicspins.com // @TheAtomicSpins
Awkward Terrible Formed in the super-heated heart of a secret volcano fortress. Christoph tickles the guitar strings and manipulates the secret inner workings of a possessed Nintendo Gameboy from 1989. Sam thrashes at the drum set with dangerous rhythm and together they create supernatural, death-defying, 8bit punk for you and only you.
https://awkwardterrible.bandcamp.com // @AwkwardTerrible
BEAKER is a 3-piece rock and roll group devoted to the high energy bar punk tradition of Bad Religion, Devo, The Ramones, and the Dead Kennedys. This righteous band cooks up a fast-paced, danceable music gumbo sure to get your sonic taste buds tingling.
Evacuate the Earth Chosen by mysterious entities as emissaries with a dire message for a world on the brink, Evacuate the Earth formed in 2011 to provide a wordless plea to save humanity. Saxaphones and thereims cry above thundering rhythms, gentle pleas and violent warnings. Only one way out. Evacuate the Earth. Destruction is imminent.
http://www.evacuatetheearth.net // @EvacuateEarth
Mechanical Life Vein Classic video game music performed in real time. Video game jazz. Gamers will love these guys, you have to check out their cover of the Metroid soundtrack is just excellent.
Sugar Stems Milwaukee outfit Sugar Stems mix bubblegum and power pop in their indie rock stylings. Influenced by the Go-Go’s, Elastica, and the Pretenders, as well as ‘60s girl groups.
http://www.sugarstems.com // @Sugar_Stems
Waxing Gibbous Percolated in coffee houses by the rhythm of djembe hand drums, Waxing Gibbous followed the moonlight out of a drum circle and into amplifiers. Acoustic guitar plucked and pounded backboned by a drum kit with latin flair pulled from the souls that have weathered this plane. Check out the brand new EP which will be on sale at MGC on Saturday!