Bar Owners that Stiff Musicians

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Re: Bar Owners that Stiff Musicians

Postby sevenyearsdown » March 6th, 2015, 8:05am

Rumourz band wrote:You just have to find the right places to play.


Exactly my point. No matter how good a band might be at what they do, it doesn't mean that it'll work at every venue.

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Re: Bar Owners that Stiff Musicians

Postby Unknown Eric » March 12th, 2015, 4:49pm

donkeypunch wrote:The place closed down, Kenzie's , about six months later.

Oh cripes, I played there once. Awful. People screaming "show us your tits" at our singer. I ended up taking my shirt off, writing "We don't like you" on my chest in marker and freaky dancing like Bez from the Happy Mondays during the last song.

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Re: Bar Owners that Stiff Musicians

Postby Sue » March 13th, 2015, 9:36am

At one point the people who went to Kendzie's were just the people who had got kicked out of the Niagara Hotel. Which is saying something.

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Re: Bar Owners that Stiff Musicians

Postby donkeypunch » March 13th, 2015, 12:28pm

In the Fall was the only time I've ever been to the Niagara for a Celtic Fest pub crawl. We arrived around 3pm. Already about a dozen shit faced people and the 20 that we had. So I hear a drummer warming up...I go in the back and it's a Scorpions cover band...Love at First Sting I believe. I ask him when they go on....he says 10pm....it was 3pm and he was doing a sound check. Lockport New York.
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